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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 158 140 115
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -25
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 22 45 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.65% 1.23% 1.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.01% 4.99% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 42 6
Average salary £47,500 £42,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.42% -29.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,400 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
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
730 902 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 21.62% 24.71% 27.97%
Number of salaries quoted 579 760 506
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 3 July 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Leeds

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 47 (74.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (69.84%) Information Security
3 36 (57.14%) PCI DSS
4 32 (50.79%) CISM
5 21 (33.33%) Security Testing
6 18 (28.57%) Data Protection
6 18 (28.57%) IIS
7 17 (26.98%) Project Management
7 17 (26.98%) Degree
7 17 (26.98%) GIAC
7 17 (26.98%) Mentoring
8 16 (25.40%) Coaching
8 16 (25.40%) Security Architecture
8 16 (25.40%) Service Management
9 15 (23.81%) Law
9 15 (23.81%) Performance Management
9 15 (23.81%) CEH
9 15 (23.81%) Data Centre
9 15 (23.81%) Portfolio Management
10 13 (20.63%) Management Information System
10 13 (20.63%) ArcSight
10 13 (20.63%) Test Strategy
10 13 (20.63%) Vulnerability Management
10 13 (20.63%) Splunk
11 12 (19.05%) ITIL
12 10 (15.87%) Firewall
12 10 (15.87%) CISA
12 10 (15.87%) Risk Assessment
13 9 (14.29%) Windows
14 7 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 17799

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 18 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) Firewall
2 5 (7.94%) Network Security
3 4 (6.35%) IPsec
3 4 (6.35%) VPN
4 3 (4.76%) DNS
4 3 (4.76%) Wireless
4 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.17%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.17%) WAN
5 2 (3.17%) SMTP
5 2 (3.17%) SAN
5 2 (3.17%) DMZ
5 2 (3.17%) Intranet
5 2 (3.17%) Internet
6 1 (1.59%) MPLS
6 1 (1.59%) OSPF
6 1 (1.59%) BGP
6 1 (1.59%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.59%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
General
1 15 (23.81%) Law
2 6 (9.52%) Finance
3 2 (3.17%) Legal
4 1 (1.59%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (28.57%) Analyst
2 17 (26.98%) Security Analyst
3 16 (25.40%) Consultant
3 16 (25.40%) Security Consultant
3 16 (25.40%) Security Manager
4 14 (22.22%) Information Manager
4 14 (22.22%) Information Security Manager
5 10 (15.87%) Information Analyst
5 10 (15.87%) Information Security Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) Security Officer
7 6 (9.52%) IT Security Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) Information Security Officer
9 2 (3.17%) IT Security Officer
9 2 (3.17%) Data Protection Officer
9 2 (3.17%) Technical Security Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) IT Security Consultant
9 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (3.17%) IT Consultant
9 2 (3.17%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 13 (20.63%) Management Information System
3 7 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.17%) PKI
6 1 (1.59%) BYOD
6 1 (1.59%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.29%) Windows
2 7 (11.11%) UNIX
3 4 (6.35%) Linux
4 1 (1.59%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (69.84%) Information Security
2 21 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 18 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 17 (26.98%) Project Management
4 17 (26.98%) Mentoring
5 16 (25.40%) Coaching
5 16 (25.40%) Service Management
5 16 (25.40%) Security Architecture
6 15 (23.81%) Performance Management
6 15 (23.81%) Portfolio Management
7 13 (20.63%) Test Strategy
7 13 (20.63%) Vulnerability Management
8 12 (19.05%) ITIL
9 10 (15.87%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (11.11%) Risk Management
10 7 (11.11%) Business Continuity
11 6 (9.52%) BCP
11 6 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
12 5 (7.94%) ISMS
12 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.17%) C
1 2 (3.17%) C++
1 2 (3.17%) Java
1 2 (3.17%) Perl
1 2 (3.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (50.79%) CISM
2 17 (26.98%) GIAC
2 17 (26.98%) Degree
3 15 (23.81%) CEH
4 10 (15.87%) CISA
5 7 (11.11%) CCNP
5 7 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (6.35%) CCNA
6 4 (6.35%) CCDA
7 2 (3.17%) CCDP
7 2 (3.17%) ISEB
7 2 (3.17%) ACCA
7 2 (3.17%) PCI QSA
7 2 (3.17%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (3.17%) ICAEW
8 1 (1.59%) VCP5
8 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.59%) CCSA
8 1 (1.59%) CCSE
8 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (74.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (57.14%) PCI DSS
3 7 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (7.94%) COBIT
5 2 (3.17%) BS25999
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Splunk
1 13 (20.63%) ArcSight
2 4 (6.35%) Cisco
3 3 (4.76%) CheckPoint
3 3 (4.76%) VMware
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle
4 2 (3.17%) CA
5 1 (1.59%) SAP
5 1 (1.59%) Citrix
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