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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 112 166 147
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -19
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 52 19 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.83% 0.57% 1.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.23% 2.65% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 43 7 41
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £56,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.00%
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
632 718 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.22% 21.46% 24.87%
Number of salaries quoted 536 561 770
Median salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 29 June 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Leeds

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 82 (69.49%) Information Security
2 74 (62.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 68 (57.63%) PCI DSS
4 65 (55.08%) CISM
5 58 (49.15%) CISA
6 37 (31.36%) Risk Management
7 36 (30.51%) Cybersecurity
8 26 (22.03%) Security Architecture
9 24 (20.34%) SIEM
10 23 (19.49%) Management Information System
11 22 (18.64%) ITIL
11 22 (18.64%) Degree
12 21 (17.80%) COBIT
13 20 (16.95%) Finance
14 17 (14.41%) CISMP
14 17 (14.41%) GIAC
14 17 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (14.41%) ISO27002
15 16 (13.56%) ISO22301
15 16 (13.56%) ISO27005
15 16 (13.56%) ITIL V3
15 16 (13.56%) Supplier Management
16 15 (12.71%) Enterprise Architecture
16 15 (12.71%) CEH
17 14 (11.86%) Service Design
17 14 (11.86%) E-Commerce
18 13 (11.02%) Cyberthreat
19 12 (10.17%) High Availability
19 12 (10.17%) Firewall
19 12 (10.17%) Change Management

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 4 (3.39%) IIS
2 2 (1.69%) Apache
2 2 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.17%) Firewall
2 7 (5.93%) DNS
2 7 (5.93%) HTTPS
2 7 (5.93%) SSL
2 7 (5.93%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.93%) Wireshark
3 5 (4.24%) LAN
3 5 (4.24%) WAN
4 2 (1.69%) Internet
4 2 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.69%) VPN
5 1 (0.85%) IPsec
5 1 (0.85%) Network Security
5 1 (0.85%) Wireless
5 1 (0.85%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.69%) MySQL
General
1 20 (16.95%) Finance
2 6 (5.08%) Legal
3 5 (4.24%) Retail
4 4 (3.39%) Marketing
5 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (32.20%) Analyst
2 37 (31.36%) Security Manager
3 31 (26.27%) Security Analyst
4 25 (21.19%) IT Manager
4 25 (21.19%) IT Security Manager
5 22 (18.64%) Information Security Manager
6 21 (17.80%) CISSP Analyst
7 18 (15.25%) Consultant
7 18 (15.25%) Information Analyst
7 18 (15.25%) Information Security Analyst
7 18 (15.25%) IT Consultant
7 18 (15.25%) IT Security Consultant
7 18 (15.25%) Security Consultant
8 15 (12.71%) Senior Consultant
8 15 (12.71%) Senior IT Consultant
8 15 (12.71%) Senior IT Security Consultant
8 15 (12.71%) Senior Security Consultant
9 13 (11.02%) Information Manager
10 10 (8.47%) IT Analyst
10 10 (8.47%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.69%) Node.js
1 2 (1.69%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.49%) Management Information System
2 17 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (11.02%) Cyberthreat
4 8 (6.78%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (3.39%) CESG
5 4 (3.39%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.54%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.69%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.69%) iPad
8 1 (0.85%) AS400
8 1 (0.85%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.85%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.78%) Windows
2 6 (5.08%) Linux
3 5 (4.24%) Unix
4 3 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (69.49%) Information Security
2 37 (31.36%) Risk Management
3 36 (30.51%) Cybersecurity
4 26 (22.03%) Security Architecture
5 24 (20.34%) SIEM
6 22 (18.64%) ITIL
7 16 (13.56%) ITIL V3
7 16 (13.56%) Supplier Management
8 15 (12.71%) Enterprise Architecture
9 14 (11.86%) E-Commerce
9 14 (11.86%) Service Design
10 12 (10.17%) Change Management
10 12 (10.17%) High Availability
11 11 (9.32%) IT Audit
12 10 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (7.63%) Security Management
14 8 (6.78%) Business Continuity
14 8 (6.78%) Data Protection
14 8 (6.78%) Security Operations
15 7 (5.93%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.39%) Python
1 4 (3.39%) Ruby
2 3 (2.54%) C++
2 3 (2.54%) PHP
3 2 (1.69%) Go
3 2 (1.69%) Groovy
3 2 (1.69%) Perl
3 2 (1.69%) R
4 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.85%) C
4 1 (0.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 65 (55.08%) CISM
2 58 (49.15%) CISA
3 22 (18.64%) Degree
4 17 (14.41%) CISMP
4 17 (14.41%) GIAC
5 15 (12.71%) CEH
6 11 (9.32%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (7.63%) CCIE
8 8 (6.78%) CRISC
9 7 (5.93%) CCNP
9 7 (5.93%) GCIA
9 7 (5.93%) GCIH
9 7 (5.93%) Security Cleared
10 6 (5.08%) SANS
11 5 (4.24%) CCDE
11 5 (4.24%) CCSP
11 5 (4.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (3.39%) ISSAP
12 4 (3.39%) MCSE
12 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (62.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 68 (57.63%) PCI DSS
3 21 (17.80%) COBIT
4 17 (14.41%) ISO27002
5 16 (13.56%) ISO22301
5 16 (13.56%) ISO27005
6 6 (5.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.85%) Firmware
2 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.69%) StatsD
3 1 (0.85%) Cacti
3 1 (0.85%) Grafana
3 1 (0.85%) Graphite
3 1 (0.85%) Nagios
3 1 (0.85%) Opsview
3 1 (0.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (6.78%) VMware
2 5 (4.24%) Cisco
2 5 (4.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.24%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.54%) Oracle
3 3 (2.54%) Symantec
4 2 (1.69%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.69%) IBM
4 2 (1.69%) Proofpoint
4 2 (1.69%) Splunk
5 1 (0.85%) Brocade
5 1 (0.85%) F5
5 1 (0.85%) HP
5 1 (0.85%) NetApp
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