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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 73 64 80
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 2 27 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.29% 2.90% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.41% 11.84% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 2
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +103.70%
UK excluding London average salary £52,886 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+0.73% -4.54%
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
142 228 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 20.29% 24.46% 28.06%
Number of salaries quoted 98 212 170
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) Information Security
2 33 (97.06%) CISM
3 28 (82.35%) PCI DSS
4 23 (67.65%) Firewall
5 22 (64.71%) Wireless
5 22 (64.71%) Security Architecture
6 12 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (35.29%) Risk Management
7 11 (32.35%) E-Commerce
7 11 (32.35%) Legal
7 11 (32.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (32.35%) SDLC
7 11 (32.35%) Retail
8 9 (26.47%) Information Assurance
9 6 (17.65%) Degree
10 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
11 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (11.76%) BS25999
11 4 (11.76%) Network Architecture
11 4 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
11 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity
12 2 (5.88%) Security Management
12 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
12 2 (5.88%) ISMS
12 2 (5.88%) Information Security Management
13 1 (2.94%) Data Security
13 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
13 1 (2.94%) Finance
13 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
13 1 (2.94%) Automotive

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 23 (67.65%) Firewall
2 22 (64.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Hudson
General
1 11 (32.35%) Legal
1 11 (32.35%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.94%) Automotive
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Architect
1 22 (64.71%) Security Architect
2 11 (32.35%) Information Architect
2 11 (32.35%) Security Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) Information Security Architect
3 9 (26.47%) Security Manager
3 9 (26.47%) Information Security Manager
3 9 (26.47%) Information Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Information Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Security Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Security Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Information Assurance Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Information Security
2 22 (64.71%) Security Architecture
3 12 (35.29%) Risk Management
4 11 (32.35%) E-Commerce
4 11 (32.35%) SDLC
5 9 (26.47%) Information Assurance
6 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
7 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (11.76%) Network Architecture
7 4 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity
8 2 (5.88%) Security Management
8 2 (5.88%) ISMS
8 2 (5.88%) Information Security Management
9 1 (2.94%) Data Security
9 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.94%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 33 (97.06%) CISM
2 6 (17.65%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (82.35%) PCI DSS
2 11 (32.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (11.76%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) RACF
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle