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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 66 65 80
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 14 23 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.93% 2.48% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.27% 10.00% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 2
Average salary £56,250 £60,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +122.22%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +6.25%
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
151 230 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 20.77% 24.84% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 110 218 195
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £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
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 27 April 2015. 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 0 6 £55,000 -8.33%
CISSP
East Midlands

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 41 (100.00%) Information Security
2 40 (97.56%) CISM
3 35 (85.37%) PCI DSS
4 29 (70.73%) Firewall
5 28 (68.29%) Wireless
5 28 (68.29%) Security Architecture
6 15 (36.59%) Risk Management
6 15 (36.59%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (34.15%) Legal
7 14 (34.15%) Retail
7 14 (34.15%) E-Commerce
8 12 (29.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 10 (24.39%) Information Assurance
10 7 (17.07%) Degree
11 6 (14.63%) Data Protection
12 5 (12.20%) Network Architecture
12 5 (12.20%) Risk Analysis
12 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (12.20%) BS25999
12 5 (12.20%) Business Continuity
13 2 (4.88%) Information Security Management
13 2 (4.88%) Security Management
13 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
13 2 (4.88%) ISMS
14 1 (2.44%) Hudson
14 1 (2.44%) Vulnerability Management
14 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
14 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
14 1 (2.44%) RACF
14 1 (2.44%) Oracle

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 29 (70.73%) Firewall
2 28 (68.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Hudson
General
1 14 (34.15%) Legal
1 14 (34.15%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 28 (68.29%) Architect
2 27 (65.85%) Security Architect
3 13 (31.71%) Security Engineer
4 11 (26.83%) Information Architect
4 11 (26.83%) Information Security Architect
5 10 (24.39%) Security Manager
5 10 (24.39%) Information Security Manager
5 10 (24.39%) Information Manager
6 2 (4.88%) IT Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) IT Security Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Information Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Information Assurance Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Information Security Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Security Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Security Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) Information Security
2 28 (68.29%) Security Architecture
3 15 (36.59%) Risk Management
4 14 (34.15%) E-Commerce
5 10 (24.39%) Information Assurance
6 6 (14.63%) Data Protection
7 5 (12.20%) Network Architecture
7 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (12.20%) Business Continuity
7 5 (12.20%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (4.88%) ISMS
8 2 (4.88%) Information Security Management
8 2 (4.88%) Security Management
9 1 (2.44%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (2.44%) Data Security
9 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 40 (97.56%) CISM
2 7 (17.07%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (85.37%) PCI DSS
2 12 (29.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (12.20%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) RACF
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle