The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 130 150 124
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -26
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 31 38 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.16% 1.13% 1.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.00% 5.01% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 29
Median salary £35,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
CISSP
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
620 758 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.12% 22.51% 25.70%
Number of salaries quoted 528 563 787
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 8 December 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Leeds

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 52 (71.23%) Information Security
2 50 (68.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 44 (60.27%) PCI DSS
4 41 (56.16%) CISM
5 37 (50.68%) CISA
6 35 (47.95%) Degree
7 30 (41.10%) ITIL
8 28 (38.36%) Firewall
9 21 (28.77%) GIAC
9 21 (28.77%) CEH
10 20 (27.40%) SSCP
11 19 (26.03%) CISMP
12 18 (24.66%) Security+ Certification
12 18 (24.66%) CompTIA Security+
13 13 (17.81%) Security Architecture
14 12 (16.44%) SIEM
15 11 (15.07%) Management Information System
15 11 (15.07%) Cybersecurity
16 10 (13.70%) ITIL V3
16 10 (13.70%) IT Governance
17 9 (12.33%) Supplier Management
17 9 (12.33%) Vulnerability Management
17 9 (12.33%) ISO22301
17 9 (12.33%) ISO27005
17 9 (12.33%) ISO27002
18 8 (10.96%) Data Protection
18 8 (10.96%) Risk Management
18 8 (10.96%) Finance
19 7 (9.59%) Windows
19 7 (9.59%) E-Commerce

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.37%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.37%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (38.36%) Firewall
2 7 (9.59%) Network Security
3 6 (8.22%) Internet
4 5 (6.85%) Wireless
4 5 (6.85%) Wireless Security
5 2 (2.74%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.37%) Unified Communications
General
1 8 (10.96%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Games
3 4 (5.48%) Back Office
3 4 (5.48%) Online Betting
4 3 (4.11%) Legal
4 3 (4.11%) Publishing
5 2 (2.74%) Retail
6 1 (1.37%) Local Government
6 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (42.47%) Analyst
1 31 (42.47%) Security Analyst
2 20 (27.40%) IT Analyst
2 20 (27.40%) IT Security Analyst
3 12 (16.44%) IT Engineer
3 12 (16.44%) IT Security Engineer
3 12 (16.44%) Security Engineer
4 11 (15.07%) CISSP Analyst
5 8 (10.96%) Architect
5 8 (10.96%) Consultant
5 8 (10.96%) Security Architect
5 8 (10.96%) Security Manager
6 7 (9.59%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
6 7 (9.59%) Security Consultant
7 6 (8.22%) IT Consultant
7 6 (8.22%) IT Security Consultant
7 6 (8.22%) Senior Consultant
7 6 (8.22%) Senior Security Consultant
8 5 (6.85%) Information Security Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.22%) CESG
2 6 (8.22%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (6.85%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.74%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.37%) IBM XIV
5 1 (1.37%) iPad
5 1 (1.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.59%) Windows
2 5 (6.85%) Unix
3 2 (2.74%) Linux
4 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (71.23%) Information Security
2 30 (41.10%) ITIL
3 13 (17.81%) Security Architecture
4 12 (16.44%) SIEM
5 11 (15.07%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (13.70%) IT Governance
6 10 (13.70%) ITIL V3
7 9 (12.33%) Supplier Management
7 9 (12.33%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (10.96%) Data Protection
8 8 (10.96%) Risk Management
9 7 (9.59%) E-Commerce
10 6 (8.22%) Security Operations
11 5 (6.85%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (6.85%) Information Security Management
11 5 (6.85%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (6.85%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (6.85%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (6.85%) SABSA
11 5 (6.85%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.22%) Perl
1 6 (8.22%) Python
1 6 (8.22%) Ruby
2 5 (6.85%) C
2 5 (6.85%) C++
2 5 (6.85%) Java
2 5 (6.85%) PHP
3 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (56.16%) CISM
2 37 (50.68%) CISA
3 35 (47.95%) Degree
4 21 (28.77%) CEH
4 21 (28.77%) GIAC
5 20 (27.40%) SSCP
6 19 (26.03%) CISMP
7 18 (24.66%) CompTIA Security+
7 18 (24.66%) Security+ Certification
8 7 (9.59%) SANS
9 6 (8.22%) CSSLP
9 6 (8.22%) SC Cleared
9 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
10 5 (6.85%) CREST Certified
10 5 (6.85%) OSCP
11 3 (4.11%) CRISC
12 2 (2.74%) CHECK Team Leader
12 2 (2.74%) CHECK Team Member
12 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (1.37%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (68.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (60.27%) PCI DSS
3 9 (12.33%) ISO22301
3 9 (12.33%) ISO27002
3 9 (12.33%) ISO27005
4 4 (5.48%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (2.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.37%) Firmware
1 1 (1.37%) Snort
1 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Nessus
2 1 (1.37%) Cacti
2 1 (1.37%) Grafana
2 1 (1.37%) Graphite
2 1 (1.37%) Nagios
2 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.37%) Opsview
2 1 (1.37%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (5.48%) F5
2 3 (4.11%) Cisco
2 3 (4.11%) Splunk
3 1 (1.37%) ArcSight
3 1 (1.37%) Brocade
3 1 (1.37%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (1.37%) HP
3 1 (1.37%) IBM
3 1 (1.37%) LogRhythm
3 1 (1.37%) NetApp
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle
3 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.37%) Sourcefire
3 1 (1.37%) Symantec
3 1 (1.37%) VMware
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