The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 73 65 66
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.41% 0.46% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.62% 1.60% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +61.29%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,974
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.09%
CISSP
South Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
185 188 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.48% 28.79% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 159 135 142
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,230 £25,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

CISSP
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Sheffield

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 3 (60.00%) CISA
1 3 (60.00%) CISM
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Forensics
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) GWAPT
2 2 (40.00%) GPEN
2 2 (40.00%) OSCP
2 2 (40.00%) OSCE
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) HIPAA
2 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) CEH
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) GCIH
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Information Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) CESG
2 1 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (20.00%) RMADS
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Forensics
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Security
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISA
1 3 (60.00%) CISM
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) GWAPT
2 2 (40.00%) GPEN
2 2 (40.00%) OSCP
2 2 (40.00%) OSCE
2 2 (40.00%) CEH
2 2 (40.00%) GCIH
3 1 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) HIPAA
2 1 (20.00%) BS25999
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Juniper
1 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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