The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 130 151 127
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -24
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 53 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.40% 0.25% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.13% 1.09% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 39 4 15
Average salary £75,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,700 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £54,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -5.00%
Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
865 642 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.84% 23.06% 26.59%
Number of salaries quoted 736 499 519
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CISSP
West Yorkshire

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 17 April 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Leeds

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 85 (88.54%) Information Security
2 60 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 46 (47.92%) Risk Management
4 42 (43.75%) Management Information System
5 36 (37.50%) PCI DSS
6 30 (31.25%) ITIL
7 27 (28.13%) CISA
8 23 (23.96%) CISM
9 22 (22.92%) Security Management
10 21 (21.88%) CEH
10 21 (21.88%) Cisco
11 19 (19.79%) CCNP
11 19 (19.79%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (19.79%) Firewall
11 19 (19.79%) Information Security Management
11 19 (19.79%) Finance
11 19 (19.79%) Risk Assessment
11 19 (19.79%) GIAC
12 17 (17.71%) CheckPoint
12 17 (17.71%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 16 (16.67%) SAN
14 15 (15.63%) E-Commerce
14 15 (15.63%) Business Development
15 14 (14.58%) Windows
15 14 (14.58%) HP
16 13 (13.54%) Intrusion Detection
16 13 (13.54%) Network Security
17 12 (12.50%) Network Design
17 12 (12.50%) Wireless
17 12 (12.50%) Practice Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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%) IIS
2 4 (4.17%) Apache
2 4 (4.17%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.79%) Firewall
2 16 (16.67%) SAN
3 13 (13.54%) Intrusion Detection
3 13 (13.54%) Network Security
4 12 (12.50%) Wireless
5 9 (9.38%) DNS
6 6 (6.25%) DHCP
7 4 (4.17%) Internet
7 4 (4.17%) NAS
8 3 (3.13%) HTTPS
8 3 (3.13%) SSL
8 3 (3.13%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.13%) LAN
8 3 (3.13%) WAN
9 2 (2.08%) Wireshark
10 1 (1.04%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) MySQL
1 4 (4.17%) Informix
2 2 (2.08%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.08%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Subversion
1 1 (1.04%) JIRA
1 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.04%) Hudson
1 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (19.79%) Finance
2 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.04%) Legal
3 1 (1.04%) Games
3 1 (1.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (21.88%) Head of Security
2 19 (19.79%) Analyst
2 19 (19.79%) Security Analyst
3 15 (15.63%) Security Consultant
3 15 (15.63%) Consultant
4 13 (13.54%) Senior Manager
5 11 (11.46%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 10 (10.42%) Security Manager
7 9 (9.38%) Information Manager
7 9 (9.38%) Information Security Manager
8 8 (8.33%) Senior Security Consultant
8 8 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (6.25%) Information Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Information Security Analyst
10 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Information Security Consultant
11 3 (3.13%) IT Security Consultant
11 3 (3.13%) Audit Manager
11 3 (3.13%) IT Consultant
11 3 (3.13%) IT Audit Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.04%) Middleware
1 1 (1.04%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 42 (43.75%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.04%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.04%) PKI
3 1 (1.04%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.58%) Windows
2 6 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (4.17%) Linux
4 3 (3.13%) UNIX
5 1 (1.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (88.54%) Information Security
2 46 (47.92%) Risk Management
3 30 (31.25%) ITIL
4 22 (22.92%) Security Management
5 19 (19.79%) Information Security Management
5 19 (19.79%) Risk Assessment
6 15 (15.63%) Business Development
6 15 (15.63%) E-Commerce
7 12 (12.50%) Practice Management
7 12 (12.50%) Network Design
8 11 (11.46%) Network Management
9 7 (7.29%) Project Management
10 6 (6.25%) Protective Monitoring
11 5 (5.21%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (5.21%) Risk Analysis
12 4 (4.17%) Security Testing
12 4 (4.17%) Security Architecture
12 4 (4.17%) Load Balancing
12 4 (4.17%) Change Management
12 4 (4.17%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.17%) PHP
2 3 (3.13%) SQL
3 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (28.13%) CISA
2 23 (23.96%) CISM
3 21 (21.88%) CEH
4 19 (19.79%) GIAC
4 19 (19.79%) CCNP
4 19 (19.79%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (11.46%) CCNA
6 9 (9.38%) GISP
7 7 (7.29%) CCIE
7 7 (7.29%) CCSP
8 6 (6.25%) Degree
9 4 (4.17%) CRISC
9 4 (4.17%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (3.13%) SSCP
10 3 (3.13%) CCVP
10 3 (3.13%) GCIA
10 3 (3.13%) GCIH
10 3 (3.13%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (37.50%) PCI DSS
3 17 (17.71%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (5.21%) COBIT
5 3 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.04%) SLA
6 1 (1.04%) BS7799
System Software
1 11 (11.46%) Hyper-V
2 6 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.17%) vSphere
5 2 (2.08%) Snort
6 1 (1.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (6.25%) SCOM
2 4 (4.17%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.04%) SCCM
3 1 (1.04%) Nagios
3 1 (1.04%) Cacti
3 1 (1.04%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (21.88%) Cisco
2 17 (17.71%) CheckPoint
3 14 (14.58%) HP
4 11 (11.46%) ProCurve
5 6 (6.25%) IBM
6 5 (5.21%) VMware
7 4 (4.17%) Symantec
7 4 (4.17%) Veritas
7 4 (4.17%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.13%) Juniper
8 3 (3.13%) McAfee
8 3 (3.13%) Websense
9 2 (2.08%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.08%) Sourcefire
9 2 (2.08%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.08%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.08%) Dell
9 2 (2.08%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.04%) F5
10 1 (1.04%) ArcSight
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + big bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago