The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 59 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 29 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.08% 0.15% -
As % of the Qualifications category 13.43% 0.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 25 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
216 178 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.93% 25.99% 33.01%
Number of salaries quoted 193 149 222
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CISSP
East Midlands

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +18 24 £55,000 - 2
Hinckley - 1 £37,500 - 1
CISSP
East Midlands

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 49 (94.23%) PCI DSS
2 38 (73.08%) Firewall
2 38 (73.08%) Wireless
3 28 (53.85%) Information Security
3 28 (53.85%) VoIP
3 28 (53.85%) Security Testing
3 28 (53.85%) CEH
3 28 (53.85%) Penetration Testing
3 28 (53.85%) CISMP
4 26 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 26 (50.00%) Open Source
4 26 (50.00%) GPEN
4 26 (50.00%) OSCP
4 26 (50.00%) VPN
5 25 (48.08%) CISM
6 23 (44.23%) C
6 23 (44.23%) Java
6 23 (44.23%) PHP
6 23 (44.23%) .NET
6 23 (44.23%) GIAC
6 23 (44.23%) Objective-C
6 23 (44.23%) Information Management
6 23 (44.23%) Ethical Hacking
7 16 (30.77%) Risk Management
8 10 (19.23%) Legal
9 9 (17.31%) Retail
10 8 (15.38%) Management Information System
11 7 (13.46%) Security Architecture
12 4 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
12 4 (7.69%) CISA

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 38 (73.08%) Firewall
1 38 (73.08%) Wireless
2 28 (53.85%) VoIP
3 26 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 10 (19.23%) Legal
2 9 (17.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Tester
2 19 (36.54%) Penetration Tester
2 19 (36.54%) Security Tester
3 13 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 13 (25.00%) Analyst
4 10 (19.23%) Architect
4 10 (19.23%) Security Architect
5 9 (17.31%) IT Security Architect
5 9 (17.31%) IT Architect
6 7 (13.46%) IT Security Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Security Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Information Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Information Security Architect
8 3 (5.77%) IT Security Manager
9 2 (3.85%) Information Security Manager
9 2 (3.85%) Penetration Test Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Security Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Information Manager
9 2 (3.85%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (44.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (50.00%) Open Source
2 8 (15.38%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (53.85%) Information Security
1 28 (53.85%) Security Testing
1 28 (53.85%) Penetration Testing
2 26 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 23 (44.23%) Information Management
3 23 (44.23%) Ethical Hacking
4 16 (30.77%) Risk Management
5 7 (13.46%) Security Architecture
6 4 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (5.77%) Project Management
7 3 (5.77%) Supplier Management
8 2 (3.85%) Security Management
9 1 (1.92%) Business Continuity
9 1 (1.92%) ISMS
9 1 (1.92%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.92%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (44.23%) C
1 23 (44.23%) Java
1 23 (44.23%) PHP
1 23 (44.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 28 (53.85%) CEH
1 28 (53.85%) CISMP
2 26 (50.00%) GPEN
2 26 (50.00%) OSCP
3 25 (48.08%) CISM
4 23 (44.23%) GIAC
5 4 (7.69%) CISA
6 3 (5.77%) GWAPT
6 3 (5.77%) OSCE
6 3 (5.77%) GCIH
7 1 (1.92%) CRISC
7 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (94.23%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £4000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + pension + shares +++
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + car / bonus
Posted: Yesterday