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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 128 127 140
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 52 45 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.42% 1.33% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.53% 6.22% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 35 20 13
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+13.40% +2.10%
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
940 723 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.71% 21.30% 21.12%
Number of salaries quoted 769 578 465
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 February 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Leeds

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 75 (68.81%) Information Security
2 55 (50.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 54 (49.54%) CISM
4 47 (43.12%) PCI DSS
5 42 (38.53%) GIAC
5 42 (38.53%) CEH
6 35 (32.11%) Management Information System
7 29 (26.61%) ITIL
8 28 (25.69%) Risk Management
9 25 (22.94%) Project Management
9 25 (22.94%) Security Testing
10 24 (22.02%) Firewall
11 22 (20.18%) PRINCE2
12 20 (18.35%) Windows
13 17 (15.60%) Cisco Certification
13 17 (15.60%) CISA
14 16 (14.68%) VMware
14 16 (14.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 16 (14.68%) CCNP
14 16 (14.68%) Cisco
15 15 (13.76%) Linux
15 15 (13.76%) SAN
15 15 (13.76%) Data Protection
15 15 (13.76%) Load Balancing
15 15 (13.76%) SIEM
16 14 (12.84%) VMware Infrastructure
16 14 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (12.84%) Banking
16 14 (12.84%) Retail
17 13 (11.93%) Games

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (6.42%) IIS
1 7 (6.42%) Apache
1 7 (6.42%) Tomcat
1 7 (6.42%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.75%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.02%) Firewall
2 15 (13.76%) SAN
3 11 (10.09%) Internet
4 8 (7.34%) NAS
5 7 (6.42%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (6.42%) LAN
5 7 (6.42%) WAN
6 6 (5.50%) IPsec
6 6 (5.50%) VPLS
6 6 (5.50%) MPLS
6 6 (5.50%) OSPF
6 6 (5.50%) BGP
6 6 (5.50%) EIGRP
6 6 (5.50%) TCP/IP
6 6 (5.50%) VPN
6 6 (5.50%) DNS
6 6 (5.50%) SSL
6 6 (5.50%) DMVPN
7 4 (3.67%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (3.67%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.42%) MySQL
1 7 (6.42%) SQL Server
1 7 (6.42%) Informix
1 7 (6.42%) RDBMS
1 7 (6.42%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (6.42%) SQL Server 2012
1 7 (6.42%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.75%) MongoDB
2 3 (2.75%) Redis
3 1 (0.92%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (6.42%) Subversion
1 7 (6.42%) JIRA
1 7 (6.42%) Git (software)
1 7 (6.42%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.67%) Hudson
General
1 14 (12.84%) Banking
1 14 (12.84%) Retail
2 13 (11.93%) Games
3 7 (6.42%) Law
4 5 (4.59%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.75%) Finance
6 2 (1.83%) Marketing
7 1 (0.92%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (42.20%) Analyst
2 45 (41.28%) Security Analyst
3 19 (17.43%) Security Manager
4 18 (16.51%) Information Security Analyst
4 18 (16.51%) Information Analyst
4 18 (16.51%) Consultant
5 17 (15.60%) Security Consultant
6 13 (11.93%) Information Manager
6 13 (11.93%) Information Security Manager
7 10 (9.17%) IT Security Analyst
8 8 (7.34%) Tester
9 7 (6.42%) Delivery Manager
10 6 (5.50%) Information Security Consultant
10 6 (5.50%) Infrastructure Manager
11 5 (4.59%) Infrastructure Architect
11 5 (4.59%) Architect
12 4 (3.67%) Junior
12 4 (3.67%) Engineering Manager
12 4 (3.67%) Junior Tester
12 4 (3.67%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.42%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (4.59%) Middleware
3 3 (2.75%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 35 (32.11%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.26%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (7.34%) IBM XIV
4 4 (3.67%) Clustering
5 1 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.92%) RMADS
5 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.35%) Windows
2 15 (13.76%) Linux
3 8 (7.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (6.42%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (68.81%) Information Security
2 29 (26.61%) ITIL
3 28 (25.69%) Risk Management
4 25 (22.94%) Project Management
4 25 (22.94%) Security Testing
5 22 (20.18%) PRINCE2
6 15 (13.76%) Data Protection
6 15 (13.76%) Load Balancing
6 15 (13.76%) SIEM
7 14 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (11.93%) E-Commerce
9 12 (11.01%) TOGAF
9 12 (11.01%) Performance Management
9 12 (11.01%) Mentoring
9 12 (11.01%) Coaching
10 11 (10.09%) Penetration Testing
11 10 (9.17%) B2C
12 9 (8.26%) Network Architecture
12 9 (8.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (7.34%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.42%) Perl
1 7 (6.42%) PHP
1 7 (6.42%) Shell Script
1 7 (6.42%) Bash Shell
2 5 (4.59%) SQL
3 3 (2.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 54 (49.54%) CISM
2 42 (38.53%) GIAC
2 42 (38.53%) CEH
3 17 (15.60%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (15.60%) CISA
4 16 (14.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 16 (14.68%) CCNP
5 12 (11.01%) Degree
6 9 (8.26%) CCIE
6 9 (8.26%) CCSP
7 8 (7.34%) CCNA
7 8 (7.34%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (7.34%) CRISC
8 7 (6.42%) VCP5
8 7 (6.42%) PCI QSA
8 7 (6.42%) CCSA
8 7 (6.42%) CCSE
8 7 (6.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (6.42%) CCDA
8 7 (6.42%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (50.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 47 (43.12%) PCI DSS
3 12 (11.01%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 10 (9.17%) SLA
5 5 (4.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.92%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (12.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (10.09%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.09%) vSphere
3 8 (7.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 7 (6.42%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (7.34%) NetBackup
2 7 (6.42%) Nagios
2 7 (6.42%) Cacti
2 7 (6.42%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (6.42%) Opsview
2 7 (6.42%) Graphite
3 4 (3.67%) Puppet
4 3 (2.75%) Salt
5 1 (0.92%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.92%) Nessus
5 1 (0.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (14.68%) Cisco
1 16 (14.68%) VMware
2 9 (8.26%) Red Hat
3 8 (7.34%) Veritas
3 8 (7.34%) IBM
3 8 (7.34%) HP
3 8 (7.34%) SolarWinds
4 7 (6.42%) F5
4 7 (6.42%) Splunk
4 7 (6.42%) ArcSight
4 7 (6.42%) CheckPoint
5 5 (4.59%) Symantec
6 4 (3.67%) NetApp
6 4 (3.67%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.92%) Altiris
7 1 (0.92%) ScanSafe
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle
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