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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 46 79 74
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -5
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 26 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.72% 2.39% 1.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.12% 7.33% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 9
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
136 273 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 19.48% 32.62% 29.51%
Number of salaries quoted 102 223 185
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £50,274 £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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 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 +27 16 £55,000 -12.00% 1
CISSP
East Midlands

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 49 (100.00%) Information Security
2 48 (97.96%) CISM
3 44 (89.80%) PCI DSS
4 29 (59.18%) Security Architecture
4 29 (59.18%) Firewall
4 29 (59.18%) Wireless
5 26 (53.06%) Risk Management
6 23 (46.94%) Legal
7 22 (44.90%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (34.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 11 (22.45%) Data Protection
9 11 (22.45%) Information Assurance
10 10 (20.41%) Degree
11 7 (14.29%) Retail
11 7 (14.29%) CISA
11 7 (14.29%) E-Commerce
12 6 (12.24%) Network Architecture
12 6 (12.24%) BS25999
12 6 (12.24%) Risk Analysis
12 6 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (12.24%) Business Continuity
13 4 (8.16%) Asset Management
13 4 (8.16%) Software Asset Management
14 2 (4.08%) ISMS
14 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
15 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
15 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
15 1 (2.04%) Automotive
15 1 (2.04%) Information Security Management
15 1 (2.04%) Data Security

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (59.18%) Firewall
1 29 (59.18%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Hudson
General
1 23 (46.94%) Legal
2 7 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.04%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 29 (59.18%) Architect
2 28 (57.14%) Security Architect
3 11 (22.45%) Information Manager
4 10 (20.41%) Information Security Manager
4 10 (20.41%) Security Manager
5 9 (18.37%) IT Architect
5 9 (18.37%) IT Security Architect
6 7 (14.29%) Information Architect
6 7 (14.29%) Information Security Architect
7 6 (12.24%) Security Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Security Officer
8 4 (8.16%) Information Security Officer
9 2 (4.08%) Information Specialist
9 2 (4.08%) Information Security Specialist
9 2 (4.08%) Information Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Security Specialist
9 2 (4.08%) Analyst
10 1 (2.04%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (2.04%) Security Analyst
10 1 (2.04%) Information Assurance Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 22 (44.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Information Security
2 29 (59.18%) Security Architecture
3 26 (53.06%) Risk Management
4 11 (22.45%) Data Protection
4 11 (22.45%) Information Assurance
5 7 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 6 (12.24%) Business Continuity
6 6 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (12.24%) Network Architecture
6 6 (12.24%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (8.16%) Asset Management
7 4 (8.16%) Software Asset Management
8 2 (4.08%) ISMS
9 1 (2.04%) Information Security Management
9 1 (2.04%) Data Security
9 1 (2.04%) Security Management
9 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 48 (97.96%) CISM
2 10 (20.41%) Degree
3 7 (14.29%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (89.80%) PCI DSS
2 17 (34.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (12.24%) BS25999
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