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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 120 131 117
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 33 51 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.27% 1.58% 1.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.37% 6.85% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 26 41 45
Median salary £32,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.90% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £43,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -

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
615 745 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.61% 23.03% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 520 562 747
Median salary £38,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £62,500
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 24 January 2017.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Leeds

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 47 (82.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 37 (64.91%) Information Security
3 36 (63.16%) CISM
4 34 (59.65%) CISA
5 32 (56.14%) PCI DSS
6 31 (54.39%) Firewall
7 28 (49.12%) ITIL
7 28 (49.12%) Degree
8 26 (45.61%) SSCP
9 24 (42.11%) Security+ Certification
9 24 (42.11%) CompTIA Security+
10 18 (31.58%) GIAC
11 17 (29.82%) CISMP
12 16 (28.07%) CEH
13 10 (17.54%) IT Governance
14 9 (15.79%) Vulnerability Management
15 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
16 7 (12.28%) ITIL V3
16 7 (12.28%) SIEM
16 7 (12.28%) Security Architecture
17 6 (10.53%) CSSLP
17 6 (10.53%) ISO22301
17 6 (10.53%) ISO27005
17 6 (10.53%) Supplier Management
17 6 (10.53%) ISO27002
17 6 (10.53%) SANS
18 5 (8.77%) Network Security
18 5 (8.77%) Risk Assessment
18 5 (8.77%) E-Commerce
19 4 (7.02%) Python

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 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.75%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (54.39%) Firewall
2 5 (8.77%) Network Security
3 4 (7.02%) Internet
3 4 (7.02%) Wireless
3 4 (7.02%) Wireless Security
4 1 (1.75%) Unified Communications
General
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
1 4 (7.02%) Publishing
2 3 (5.26%) Games
3 2 (3.51%) Back Office
3 2 (3.51%) Legal
3 2 (3.51%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.75%) Local Government
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (52.63%) Analyst
1 30 (52.63%) Security Analyst
2 23 (40.35%) IT Analyst
2 23 (40.35%) IT Security Analyst
3 15 (26.32%) IT Engineer
3 15 (26.32%) IT Security Engineer
3 15 (26.32%) Security Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) CISSP Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Information Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Information Security Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Security Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Compliance Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Penetration Tester
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Senior IT Security Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Security Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Tester
7 3 (5.26%) Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) CESG
2 4 (7.02%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Unix
1 4 (7.02%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (64.91%) Information Security
2 28 (49.12%) ITIL
3 10 (17.54%) IT Governance
4 9 (15.79%) Vulnerability Management
5 7 (12.28%) ITIL V3
5 7 (12.28%) Security Architecture
5 7 (12.28%) SIEM
6 6 (10.53%) Supplier Management
7 5 (8.77%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.77%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (7.02%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (7.02%) Data Protection
8 4 (7.02%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (7.02%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (7.02%) Risk Management
8 4 (7.02%) Security Operations
9 3 (5.26%) High Availability
9 3 (5.26%) Information Security Management
9 3 (5.26%) Security Management
9 3 (5.26%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) C
1 4 (7.02%) C++
1 4 (7.02%) Java
1 4 (7.02%) Perl
1 4 (7.02%) PHP
1 4 (7.02%) Python
1 4 (7.02%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (63.16%) CISM
2 34 (59.65%) CISA
3 28 (49.12%) Degree
4 26 (45.61%) SSCP
5 24 (42.11%) CompTIA Security+
5 24 (42.11%) Security+ Certification
6 18 (31.58%) GIAC
7 17 (29.82%) CISMP
8 16 (28.07%) CEH
9 6 (10.53%) CSSLP
9 6 (10.53%) SANS
10 4 (7.02%) CREST Certified
10 4 (7.02%) OSCP
10 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
10 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.75%) IISP
11 1 (1.75%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (82.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (56.14%) PCI DSS
3 6 (10.53%) ISO22301
3 6 (10.53%) ISO27002
3 6 (10.53%) ISO27005
4 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (1.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (3.51%) Cisco
1 2 (3.51%) F5
1 2 (3.51%) Splunk
2 1 (1.75%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £70,000 - £100,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 10 hours ago
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