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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 118 127 138
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 60 59 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.82% 1.68% 1.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.84% 6.85% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 49 41 20
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
765 861 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.21% 24.58% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 583 731 552
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 13 February 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Leeds

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 74 (77.08%) Information Security
2 56 (58.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 53 (55.21%) CISM
4 42 (43.75%) PCI DSS
5 34 (35.42%) CISA
6 32 (33.33%) Risk Management
7 31 (32.29%) GIAC
8 21 (21.88%) Firewall
8 21 (21.88%) CEH
8 21 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (20.83%) Windows
10 18 (18.75%) CCIE
10 18 (18.75%) CCNP
11 17 (17.71%) Cisco
12 16 (16.67%) Linux
12 16 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
13 15 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (15.63%) CCSP
13 15 (15.63%) Red Hat
13 15 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 15 (15.63%) Management Information System
13 15 (15.63%) VMware
14 14 (14.58%) SANS
14 14 (14.58%) CISMP
14 14 (14.58%) CCDE
14 14 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (13.54%) ISMS
15 13 (13.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 13 (13.54%) High Availability
15 13 (13.54%) Information Security Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 12 (12.50%) Apache
2 9 (9.38%) IIS
3 8 (8.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.88%) Firewall
2 9 (9.38%) Internet
3 6 (6.25%) SAN
4 5 (5.21%) IPsec
4 5 (5.21%) LAN
4 5 (5.21%) VPN
4 5 (5.21%) WAN
5 4 (4.17%) NAS
6 2 (2.08%) DNS
6 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.04%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (1.04%) DMVPN
7 1 (1.04%) HSRP
7 1 (1.04%) PPP
7 1 (1.04%) SMTP
7 1 (1.04%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (1.04%) SSL
7 1 (1.04%) VPLS
7 1 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.29%) Informix
2 7 (7.29%) MySQL
3 3 (3.13%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.13%) Hudson
1 3 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.13%) JIRA
1 3 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 11 (11.46%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Retail
3 4 (4.17%) Back Office
3 4 (4.17%) Marketing
4 3 (3.13%) Legal
5 1 (1.04%) Electronics
5 1 (1.04%) Law
5 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (28.13%) Security Manager
2 21 (21.88%) Information Security Manager
3 19 (19.79%) Analyst
3 19 (19.79%) Security Analyst
4 15 (15.63%) Information Manager
4 15 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (12.50%) IT Manager
5 12 (12.50%) IT Security Manager
6 11 (11.46%) Security Specialist
7 9 (9.38%) Information Security Specialist
7 9 (9.38%) Information Specialist
8 8 (8.33%) Information Analyst
8 8 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
9 7 (7.29%) CISSP Manager
9 7 (7.29%) Consultant
9 7 (7.29%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (7.29%) Senior Security Analyst
10 6 (6.25%) Information Security Architect
10 6 (6.25%) Senior Architect
10 6 (6.25%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.38%) LAMP
2 5 (5.21%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (5.21%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (2.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (15.63%) Management Information System
2 10 (10.42%) IBM XIV
3 9 (9.38%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (5.21%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (4.17%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.04%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.04%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.83%) Windows
2 16 (16.67%) Linux
3 13 (13.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (10.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (77.08%) Information Security
2 32 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 16 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (13.54%) E-Commerce
4 13 (13.54%) High Availability
4 13 (13.54%) Information Security Management
4 13 (13.54%) ISMS
4 13 (13.54%) ITIL
4 13 (13.54%) Security Management
5 11 (11.46%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 8 (8.33%) SABSA
8 7 (7.29%) Load Balancing
8 7 (7.29%) Project Management
8 7 (7.29%) Security Architecture
9 5 (5.21%) Business Continuity
9 5 (5.21%) Network Architecture
9 5 (5.21%) Security Operations
10 4 (4.17%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.33%) Perl
1 8 (8.33%) PHP
2 7 (7.29%) Bash Shell
3 5 (5.21%) Python
4 4 (4.17%) Ruby
5 3 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.04%) C
6 1 (1.04%) C++
6 1 (1.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 53 (55.21%) CISM
2 34 (35.42%) CISA
3 31 (32.29%) GIAC
4 21 (21.88%) CEH
4 21 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (18.75%) CCIE
5 18 (18.75%) CCNP
6 15 (15.63%) CCSP
6 15 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (14.58%) CCDE
7 14 (14.58%) CISMP
7 14 (14.58%) SANS
8 9 (9.38%) IISP
9 8 (8.33%) CompTIA Security+
9 8 (8.33%) ISSAP
9 8 (8.33%) Security+ Certification
10 7 (7.29%) Degree
11 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
12 5 (5.21%) ISACA
13 4 (4.17%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (58.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 42 (43.75%) PCI DSS
3 11 (11.46%) COBIT
3 11 (11.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.08%) ISO22301
4 2 (2.08%) ISO27002
4 2 (2.08%) ISO27005
5 1 (1.04%) BS25999
5 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (10.42%) vSphere
3 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (7.29%) Graphite
1 7 (7.29%) Nagios
1 7 (7.29%) Opsview
2 4 (4.17%) Grafana
2 4 (4.17%) NetBackup
2 4 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.17%) Salt
2 4 (4.17%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (3.13%) Cacti
3 3 (3.13%) Puppet
4 1 (1.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 17 (17.71%) Cisco
2 15 (15.63%) Red Hat
2 15 (15.63%) VMware
3 10 (10.42%) IBM
4 9 (9.38%) Oracle
5 8 (8.33%) NetApp
5 8 (8.33%) Symantec
6 6 (6.25%) EMC
7 4 (4.17%) F5
7 4 (4.17%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.17%) Veritas
8 2 (2.08%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.08%) HP
9 1 (1.04%) CommVault
9 1 (1.04%) Microsoft
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