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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank - 62 84
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield - 0.89% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.85% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
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
104 130 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 22.13% 23.17% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 89 95 160
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £30,000 £24,325
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 8 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Secure Coding
3 6 (75.00%) SDLC
3 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (75.00%) CISM
4 5 (62.50%) Information Security Management
4 5 (62.50%) Security Management
4 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
4 5 (62.50%) ISMS
4 5 (62.50%) Security Operations
5 4 (50.00%) Legal
6 3 (37.50%) COBIT
6 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (25.00%) Network Design
7 2 (25.00%) ITIL
7 2 (25.00%) Linux
7 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (12.50%) Kali Linux
8 1 (12.50%) SANS
8 1 (12.50%) CISA
8 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (12.50%) Finance
8 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
General
1 4 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Information Manager
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security Manager
1 6 (75.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Head of Information
3 1 (12.50%) Head of Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Head of Security
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Information Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (87.50%) Secure Coding
3 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (75.00%) SDLC
4 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
4 5 (62.50%) Information Security Management
4 5 (62.50%) ISMS
4 5 (62.50%) Security Management
4 5 (62.50%) Security Operations
5 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) Network Design
6 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
7 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (75.00%) CISM
4 1 (12.50%) CISA
4 1 (12.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (37.50%) COBIT
3 1 (12.50%) COSO
3 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS