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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 124 137 157
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +20
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 35 47 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.33% 1.32% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.53% 5.37% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 29 41 23
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £41,362 £40,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.45% +4.76%
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
633 876 919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.99% 24.67% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 544 673 732
Median salary £38,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 27 September 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Leeds

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 60 (68.18%) Information Security
1 60 (68.18%) PCI DSS
2 55 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 47 (53.41%) CISM
4 41 (46.59%) CISA
5 29 (32.95%) Degree
6 26 (29.55%) ITIL
7 24 (27.27%) Management Information System
8 23 (26.14%) Risk Management
8 23 (26.14%) Security Architecture
9 21 (23.86%) Cybersecurity
10 18 (20.45%) SIEM
10 18 (20.45%) CEH
11 16 (18.18%) GIAC
12 15 (17.05%) Firewall
12 15 (17.05%) ITIL V3
12 15 (17.05%) Data Protection
13 14 (15.91%) ISO27002
13 14 (15.91%) ISO22301
13 14 (15.91%) ISO27005
13 14 (15.91%) COBIT
13 14 (15.91%) Supplier Management
14 12 (13.64%) Finance
15 11 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (11.36%) Change Management
16 10 (11.36%) E-Commerce
16 10 (11.36%) Enterprise Architecture
17 9 (10.23%) Security Management
17 9 (10.23%) IT Audit
17 9 (10.23%) Data Protection Act

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 2 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.14%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.05%) Firewall
2 4 (4.55%) Network Security
3 2 (2.27%) DNS
3 2 (2.27%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.27%) Internet
3 2 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.27%) SSL
3 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.27%) Wireless
3 2 (2.27%) Wireless Security
3 2 (2.27%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.14%) LAN
4 1 (1.14%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.14%) VPN
4 1 (1.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.27%) MySQL
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (13.64%) Finance
2 7 (7.95%) Games
3 4 (4.55%) Back Office
3 4 (4.55%) Online Betting
4 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.27%) Legal
5 2 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (34.09%) Analyst
2 28 (31.82%) Security Analyst
3 17 (19.32%) CISSP Analyst
3 17 (19.32%) Security Manager
4 15 (17.05%) Consultant
4 15 (17.05%) Security Consultant
5 14 (15.91%) IT Consultant
5 14 (15.91%) IT Security Consultant
6 12 (13.64%) Information Analyst
6 12 (13.64%) Information Security Analyst
7 11 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
7 11 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
7 11 (12.50%) Senior Security Consultant
8 10 (11.36%) Architect
8 10 (11.36%) IT Analyst
8 10 (11.36%) IT Security Analyst
8 10 (11.36%) Security Architect
8 10 (11.36%) Senior IT Consultant
8 10 (11.36%) Senior IT Security Consultant
9 9 (10.23%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.27%) Node.js
1 2 (2.27%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 11 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (10.23%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (7.95%) Cyberthreat
5 6 (6.82%) CESG
6 3 (3.41%) iPad
7 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.27%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.14%) IBM XIV
8 1 (1.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.68%) Windows
2 3 (3.41%) Unix
3 2 (2.27%) Linux
4 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (68.18%) Information Security
2 26 (29.55%) ITIL
3 23 (26.14%) Risk Management
3 23 (26.14%) Security Architecture
4 21 (23.86%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (20.45%) SIEM
6 15 (17.05%) Data Protection
6 15 (17.05%) ITIL V3
7 14 (15.91%) Supplier Management
8 10 (11.36%) Change Management
8 10 (11.36%) E-Commerce
8 10 (11.36%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (10.23%) IT Audit
9 9 (10.23%) Security Management
10 8 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (9.09%) Information Security Management
11 7 (7.95%) Business Continuity
11 7 (7.95%) IT Governance
12 6 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (6.82%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.68%) Python
1 5 (5.68%) Ruby
2 4 (4.55%) C++
3 3 (3.41%) Perl
4 2 (2.27%) C
4 2 (2.27%) Go
4 2 (2.27%) Groovy
4 2 (2.27%) Java
4 2 (2.27%) PHP
4 2 (2.27%) R
5 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 47 (53.41%) CISM
2 41 (46.59%) CISA
3 29 (32.95%) Degree
4 18 (20.45%) CEH
5 16 (18.18%) GIAC
6 8 (9.09%) CISMP
7 7 (7.95%) CompTIA Security+
7 7 (7.95%) CRISC
7 7 (7.95%) SANS
7 7 (7.95%) Security Cleared
7 7 (7.95%) Security+ Certification
8 6 (6.82%) CSSLP
8 6 (6.82%) SSCP
9 4 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
10 3 (3.41%) CCNA
10 3 (3.41%) CCNP
10 3 (3.41%) GCIA
10 3 (3.41%) PCI QSA
11 2 (2.27%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (68.18%) PCI DSS
2 55 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (15.91%) COBIT
3 14 (15.91%) ISO22301
3 14 (15.91%) ISO27002
3 14 (15.91%) ISO27005
4 5 (5.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (1.14%) QA
6 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.14%) Firmware
1 1 (1.14%) Snort
1 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.27%) StatsD
3 1 (1.14%) Cacti
3 1 (1.14%) Grafana
3 1 (1.14%) Graphite
3 1 (1.14%) Nagios
3 1 (1.14%) Opsview
3 1 (1.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.55%) F5
3 3 (3.41%) Splunk
3 3 (3.41%) VMware
4 2 (2.27%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.27%) Proofpoint
5 1 (1.14%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.14%) Brocade
5 1 (1.14%) Cisco
5 1 (1.14%) HP
5 1 (1.14%) IBM
5 1 (1.14%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.14%) NetApp
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle
5 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.14%) Sourcefire
5 1 (1.14%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Unrivalled Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago