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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 70 73 52
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -21
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 4 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.58% 0.27% 1.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.94% 0.99% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 7
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,600 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+6.58% +1.17%
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
136 202 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.83% 27.37% 30.02%
Number of salaries quoted 121 181 130
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,025 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 4 September 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 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (60.00%) Business Continuity
3 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (60.00%) CISA
4 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (50.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) Internet
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) CCNP
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
5 4 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (40.00%) Information Security Management
5 4 (40.00%) Security Management
5 4 (40.00%) ISMS
6 3 (30.00%) Tripwire
6 3 (30.00%) CEH
6 3 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (30.00%) Web Development
6 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (30.00%) ArcSight
6 3 (30.00%) SIEM
6 3 (30.00%) Malware Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) CCNA
6 3 (30.00%) HP
6 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
2 3 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Information Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Principle Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (30.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (60.00%) Business Continuity
3 5 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
4 4 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Information Security Management
4 4 (40.00%) Security Management
4 4 (40.00%) ISMS
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) Malware Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) SIEM
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) Web Development
6 2 (20.00%) Data Privacy
7 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
7 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CISA
2 4 (40.00%) CCNP
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (30.00%) CCNA
3 3 (30.00%) CEH
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) CCDE
4 1 (10.00%) CCIE
4 1 (10.00%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) HP
1 3 (30.00%) Tripwire
1 3 (30.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Capita
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago