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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 105 144 140
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -4
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 67 33 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.08% 0.95% 1.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.75% 4.19% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 49 16 39
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.84%
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
687 787 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 21.36% 22.54% 22.79%
Number of salaries quoted 537 597 726
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 30 April 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Leeds

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 92 (74.80%) Information Security
2 78 (63.41%) CISM
3 77 (62.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 59 (47.97%) PCI DSS
5 51 (41.46%) CISA
6 42 (34.15%) Risk Management
7 32 (26.02%) Cybersecurity
8 27 (21.95%) GIAC
9 25 (20.33%) Management Information System
10 21 (17.07%) COBIT
11 20 (16.26%) CISMP
12 19 (15.45%) Firewall
13 18 (14.63%) ITIL
14 17 (13.82%) Service Design
14 17 (13.82%) Finance
15 16 (13.01%) Security Management
15 16 (13.01%) Security Architecture
15 16 (13.01%) SIEM
15 16 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (12.20%) CEH
16 15 (12.20%) Information Security Management
17 14 (11.38%) Cisco Certification
17 14 (11.38%) Windows
17 14 (11.38%) ISMS
18 13 (10.57%) CCIE
19 12 (9.76%) SANS
20 11 (8.94%) Degree
20 11 (8.94%) E-Commerce
21 10 (8.13%) VMware
21 10 (8.13%) CCNP

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 9 (7.32%) IIS
2 6 (4.88%) Apache
3 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.45%) Firewall
2 8 (6.50%) DNS
2 8 (6.50%) SSL
2 8 (6.50%) TCP/IP
3 7 (5.69%) HTTPS
3 7 (5.69%) Wireshark
4 5 (4.07%) IPsec
4 5 (4.07%) LAN
4 5 (4.07%) VPN
4 5 (4.07%) WAN
5 4 (3.25%) Internet
6 1 (0.81%) BGP
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.81%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.81%) L2TP
6 1 (0.81%) MPLS
6 1 (0.81%) PPP
6 1 (0.81%) VPLS
6 1 (0.81%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.25%) Informix
2 4 (3.25%) MySQL
General
1 17 (13.82%) Finance
2 5 (4.07%) Legal
2 5 (4.07%) Marketing
2 5 (4.07%) Retail
3 4 (3.25%) Back Office
4 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (37.40%) Security Manager
2 40 (32.52%) Analyst
3 33 (26.83%) Security Analyst
4 31 (25.20%) Information Security Manager
5 26 (21.14%) IT Manager
5 26 (21.14%) IT Security Manager
6 19 (15.45%) Information Manager
7 18 (14.63%) CISSP Analyst
8 17 (13.82%) Information Analyst
8 17 (13.82%) Information Security Analyst
9 11 (8.94%) Consultant
9 11 (8.94%) IT Consultant
9 11 (8.94%) IT Security Consultant
9 11 (8.94%) Security Consultant
10 10 (8.13%) IT Analyst
10 10 (8.13%) IT Security Analyst
11 9 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (7.32%) Senior IT Consultant
11 9 (7.32%) Senior IT Security Consultant
11 9 (7.32%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.33%) Management Information System
2 16 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.32%) Cyberthreat
4 8 (6.50%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (4.07%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (3.25%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.25%) IBM XIV
7 2 (1.63%) CESG
7 2 (1.63%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.81%) AS400
8 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.81%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.38%) Windows
2 10 (8.13%) Linux
3 9 (7.32%) Unix
4 7 (5.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (74.80%) Information Security
2 42 (34.15%) Risk Management
3 32 (26.02%) Cybersecurity
4 18 (14.63%) ITIL
5 17 (13.82%) Service Design
6 16 (13.01%) Security Architecture
6 16 (13.01%) Security Management
6 16 (13.01%) SIEM
7 15 (12.20%) Information Security Management
8 14 (11.38%) ISMS
9 11 (8.94%) E-Commerce
10 10 (8.13%) High Availability
10 10 (8.13%) Security Operations
11 9 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (7.32%) ITIL V3
11 9 (7.32%) Supplier Management
12 8 (6.50%) Change Management
12 8 (6.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (6.50%) Kalman Filter
12 8 (6.50%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.25%) Bash Shell
1 4 (3.25%) Perl
1 4 (3.25%) Python
1 4 (3.25%) Ruby
2 2 (1.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 78 (63.41%) CISM
2 51 (41.46%) CISA
3 27 (21.95%) GIAC
4 20 (16.26%) CISMP
5 15 (12.20%) CEH
6 14 (11.38%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (10.57%) CCIE
8 12 (9.76%) SANS
9 11 (8.94%) Degree
10 10 (8.13%) CCNP
11 9 (7.32%) CCDE
11 9 (7.32%) CCSP
11 9 (7.32%) IISP
11 9 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (6.50%) ISSAP
13 7 (5.69%) GCIA
13 7 (5.69%) GCIH
14 5 (4.07%) ISACA
14 5 (4.07%) Security Cleared
15 4 (3.25%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (62.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 59 (47.97%) PCI DSS
3 21 (17.07%) COBIT
4 10 (8.13%) ISO27002
5 9 (7.32%) ISO22301
5 9 (7.32%) ISO27005
6 2 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.63%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.25%) Grafana
1 4 (3.25%) Graphite
1 4 (3.25%) Nagios
1 4 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.25%) Opsview
1 4 (3.25%) Salt
2 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (8.13%) Cisco
1 10 (8.13%) VMware
2 9 (7.32%) Oracle
2 9 (7.32%) Red Hat
3 6 (4.88%) Symantec
4 5 (4.07%) IBM
5 4 (3.25%) F5
5 4 (3.25%) NetApp
6 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.81%) CommVault
6 1 (0.81%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000 per annum + Training + Certifications
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified Excellent compensation package
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