The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 49 83 69
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -14
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 27 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.60% 1.57% 1.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.01% 4.44% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 11
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
CISSP
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
142 315 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 18.93% 35.39% 35.16%
Number of salaries quoted 120 274 222
Average salary £40,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.57% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Leicestershire region.

CISSP Salary Trend in Leicestershire

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

CISSP
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +35 17 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Hinckley - 2 £36,250 -
CISSP
East Midlands

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 44 (93.62%) Information Security
2 43 (91.49%) CISM
3 42 (89.36%) PCI DSS
4 29 (61.70%) Firewall
4 29 (61.70%) Wireless
5 26 (55.32%) Security Architecture
5 26 (55.32%) Risk Management
6 22 (46.81%) Legal
7 21 (44.68%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (27.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 9 (19.15%) Data Protection
9 9 (19.15%) Degree
10 8 (17.02%) Information Assurance
11 7 (14.89%) CISA
12 5 (10.64%) Business Continuity
12 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
12 5 (10.64%) Retail
13 4 (8.51%) BS25999
13 4 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (8.51%) Risk Analysis
13 4 (8.51%) Asset Management
13 4 (8.51%) Network Architecture
13 4 (8.51%) Software Asset Management
14 3 (6.38%) C
14 3 (6.38%) Java
14 3 (6.38%) PHP
14 3 (6.38%) Objective-C
14 3 (6.38%) VoIP
14 3 (6.38%) VPN
14 3 (6.38%) GIAC

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 29 (61.70%) Firewall
1 29 (61.70%) Wireless
2 3 (6.38%) VoIP
2 3 (6.38%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Hudson
General
1 22 (46.81%) Legal
2 5 (10.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Architect
2 25 (53.19%) Security Architect
3 13 (27.66%) IT Architect
3 13 (27.66%) IT Security Architect
4 8 (17.02%) Information Manager
5 7 (14.89%) Information Security Manager
5 7 (14.89%) Security Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Security Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Information Security Officer
6 4 (8.51%) Security Officer
7 3 (6.38%) Security Tester
7 3 (6.38%) Penetration Tester
7 3 (6.38%) Tester
8 2 (4.26%) Information Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Security Specialist
8 2 (4.26%) Information Specialist
8 2 (4.26%) Information Security Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Information Security Specialist
9 1 (2.13%) Business Continuity Consultant
9 1 (2.13%) Information Assurance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (44.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Open Source
2 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (93.62%) Information Security
2 26 (55.32%) Risk Management
2 26 (55.32%) Security Architecture
3 9 (19.15%) Data Protection
4 8 (17.02%) Information Assurance
5 5 (10.64%) Business Continuity
5 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.51%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (8.51%) Asset Management
6 4 (8.51%) Network Architecture
6 4 (8.51%) Software Asset Management
7 3 (6.38%) Information Management
7 3 (6.38%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (6.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (6.38%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (6.38%) Security Testing
7 3 (6.38%) ISMS
8 1 (2.13%) Information Security Management
8 1 (2.13%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) C
1 3 (6.38%) Java
1 3 (6.38%) PHP
1 3 (6.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 43 (91.49%) CISM
2 9 (19.15%) Degree
3 7 (14.89%) CISA
4 3 (6.38%) GPEN
4 3 (6.38%) OSCP
4 3 (6.38%) GIAC
4 3 (6.38%) CEH
4 3 (6.38%) CISMP
5 1 (2.13%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (89.36%) PCI DSS
2 13 (27.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (8.51%) BS25999
Vendors
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits + OT
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus, pension, shares option +++
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