The first table below looks at the demand for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 139 107 133
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +26
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 40 39 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.09% 1.51% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.24% 5.56% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 36 11 16
Average salary £42,250 £55,000 £51,550
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.18% +6.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £52,500 £36,625
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
944 702 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.69% 27.20% 24.61%
Number of salaries quoted 791 504 513
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CISSP
West Yorkshire

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

CISSP
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Leeds region.

CISSP Salary Trend in Leeds

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Leeds

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing CISSP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISSP.

1 77 (83.70%) Information Security
2 61 (66.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 39 (42.39%) Risk Management
4 34 (36.96%) Management Information System
4 34 (36.96%) PCI DSS
5 33 (35.87%) Finance
6 28 (30.43%) CISA
7 26 (28.26%) Windows
8 24 (26.09%) Security Management
9 22 (23.91%) CISM
10 21 (22.83%) Firewall
11 20 (21.74%) Risk Assessment
11 20 (21.74%) DNS
12 18 (19.57%) Internet
13 17 (18.48%) Information Security Management
14 14 (15.22%) Active Directory
14 14 (15.22%) Cisco
14 14 (15.22%) Risk Analysis
15 13 (14.13%) iPhone
15 13 (14.13%) iPad
16 12 (13.04%) ITIL
17 11 (11.96%) CEH
17 11 (11.96%) Business Development
18 10 (10.87%) CheckPoint
18 10 (10.87%) Symantec
18 10 (10.87%) Project Management
19 9 (9.78%) Cisco Certification
19 9 (9.78%) CCIE
19 9 (9.78%) CCNP
19 9 (9.78%) Practice Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing CISSP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISSP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (8.70%) IIS
2 4 (4.35%) Apache
2 4 (4.35%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.83%) Firewall
2 20 (21.74%) DNS
3 18 (19.57%) Internet
4 6 (6.52%) TCP/IP
4 6 (6.52%) SSL
4 6 (6.52%) HTTPS
4 6 (6.52%) Network Security
5 5 (5.43%) Wireshark
6 4 (4.35%) SAN
6 4 (4.35%) LAN
6 4 (4.35%) WAN
6 4 (4.35%) NAS
7 2 (2.17%) MPLS
8 1 (1.09%) Multicast
8 1 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.09%) RTSP
8 1 (1.09%) SNMP
8 1 (1.09%) OSPF
8 1 (1.09%) BGP
8 1 (1.09%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.35%) Informix
1 4 (4.35%) MySQL
1 4 (4.35%) RDBMS
1 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.17%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Subversion
1 4 (4.35%) Hudson
1 4 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 33 (35.87%) Finance
2 8 (8.70%) Banking
3 4 (4.35%) Games
3 4 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.17%) Legal
4 2 (2.17%) Retail
5 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (27.17%) Consultant
2 24 (26.09%) Security Consultant
2 24 (26.09%) Head of Security
3 22 (23.91%) Analyst
4 21 (22.83%) Security Analyst
5 14 (15.22%) IT Security Analyst
6 9 (9.78%) Information Security Consultant
7 8 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
7 8 (8.70%) Senior Manager
7 8 (8.70%) Senior Security Consultant
8 7 (7.61%) IT Consultant
8 7 (7.61%) IT Security Consultant
9 5 (5.43%) Security Officer
9 5 (5.43%) Head of Information Security
10 4 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (4.35%) Engineering Manager
10 4 (4.35%) Senior Security Analyst
10 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
11 3 (3.26%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.35%) Middleware
1 4 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (2.17%) .NET
2 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.17%) WinForms
2 2 (2.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (36.96%) Management Information System
2 13 (14.13%) iPhone
2 13 (14.13%) iPad
3 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (4.35%) IBM XIV
4 2 (2.17%) NHS
4 2 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.17%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 26 (28.26%) Windows
2 7 (7.61%) Linux
3 5 (5.43%) UNIX
4 4 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.26%) Solaris
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (83.70%) Information Security
2 39 (42.39%) Risk Management
3 24 (26.09%) Security Management
4 20 (21.74%) Risk Assessment
5 17 (18.48%) Information Security Management
6 14 (15.22%) Risk Analysis
7 12 (13.04%) ITIL
8 11 (11.96%) Business Development
9 10 (10.87%) Project Management
10 9 (9.78%) Practice Management
11 7 (7.61%) Security Architecture
11 7 (7.61%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (7.61%) Ethical Hacking
12 6 (6.52%) Business Continuity
12 6 (6.52%) E-Commerce
12 6 (6.52%) SIEM
12 6 (6.52%) Protective Monitoring
13 5 (5.43%) Business Continuity Planning
13 5 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (5.43%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.35%) Shell Script
1 4 (4.35%) Perl
1 4 (4.35%) PHP
1 4 (4.35%) SQL
1 4 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (30.43%) CISA
2 22 (23.91%) CISM
3 11 (11.96%) CEH
4 9 (9.78%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (9.78%) CCIE
4 9 (9.78%) CCNP
5 8 (8.70%) CCSP
6 4 (4.35%) ISEB
6 4 (4.35%) CCDP
6 4 (4.35%) CCIP
6 4 (4.35%) CCVP
6 4 (4.35%) GIAC
6 4 (4.35%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (4.35%) CRISC
6 4 (4.35%) CCDE
7 3 (3.26%) GCIA
7 3 (3.26%) GCIH
7 3 (3.26%) CCSE
7 3 (3.26%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (66.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (36.96%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.35%) COBIT
4 3 (3.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.17%) SLA
6 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (1.09%) ISO 9000
6 1 (1.09%) BS7799
System Software
1 14 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (4.35%) vSphere
4 2 (2.17%) Snort
5 1 (1.09%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) Nagios
1 4 (4.35%) NetBackup
1 4 (4.35%) Puppet
1 4 (4.35%) Cacti
1 4 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
1 4 (4.35%) Opsview
Vendors
1 14 (15.22%) Cisco
2 10 (10.87%) CheckPoint
2 10 (10.87%) Symantec
3 8 (8.70%) VMware
4 6 (6.52%) McAfee
4 6 (6.52%) HP
4 6 (6.52%) Juniper
4 6 (6.52%) IBM
5 4 (4.35%) NetApp
5 4 (4.35%) Veritas
5 4 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.35%) F5
5 4 (4.35%) Riverbed
5 4 (4.35%) SolarWinds
5 4 (4.35%) ArcSight
6 3 (3.26%) Websense
7 2 (2.17%) Dell
7 2 (2.17%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.17%) Sourcefire
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