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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 56 72 71
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.55% 0.82% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.86% 3.47% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Median salary - £36,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £53,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+7.47% +1.90%
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
105 173 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.37% 23.73% 28.50%
Number of salaries quoted 90 142 147
Median salary £41,500 £38,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £24,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 May 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 6 (54.55%) CISA
2 5 (45.45%) GCIA
2 5 (45.45%) Information Security
2 5 (45.45%) CEH
2 5 (45.45%) Network Security
3 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (27.27%) CISM
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) F5
4 3 (27.27%) SIEM
4 3 (27.27%) GCIH
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (27.27%) DevOps
4 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
5 2 (18.18%) Security Operations
5 2 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (18.18%) Internal Audit
5 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity Management
5 2 (18.18%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Solvency II
5 2 (18.18%) CGEIT
5 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
5 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) CloudStack
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Network Security
2 2 (18.18%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Informix
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Games
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Security Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Support
3 2 (18.18%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Security Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Security Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Security Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (9.09%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) SIEM
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
3 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (18.18%) Change Control
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
3 2 (18.18%) Internal Audit
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Network Design
3 2 (18.18%) Security Management
3 2 (18.18%) Security Operations
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) Python
1 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) CISA
2 5 (45.45%) CEH
2 5 (45.45%) GCIA
3 3 (27.27%) CISM
3 3 (27.27%) GCIH
4 2 (18.18%) CGEIT
4 2 (18.18%) CISMP
4 2 (18.18%) CRISC
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) GIAC
5 1 (9.09%) CCDE
5 1 (9.09%) CCIE
5 1 (9.09%) CCNP
5 1 (9.09%) CCSP
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (18.18%) COBIT
2 2 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (18.18%) Solvency II
2 2 (18.18%) Val IT
3 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (18.18%) FortiGate
3 1 (9.09%) Grafana
3 1 (9.09%) Graphite
3 1 (9.09%) Nagios
3 1 (9.09%) Opsview
3 1 (9.09%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
1 3 (27.27%) F5
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) NetApp
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) Symantec
2 1 (9.09%) VMware