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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 54 67 80
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +13
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 7 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.26% 0.76% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.43% 3.88% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 2
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
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
129 129 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 23.24% 19.58% 24.83%
Number of salaries quoted 100 111 157
Median salary £37,500 £44,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.73% -6.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £32,250 £27,025
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 1 October 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 11 (91.67%) Information Security
1 11 (91.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 7 (58.33%) CISM
3 7 (58.33%) Secure Coding
3 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
4 6 (50.00%) SDLC
4 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
5 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
5 5 (41.67%) COBIT
5 5 (41.67%) ISMS
5 5 (41.67%) Information Security Management
5 5 (41.67%) Security Management
5 5 (41.67%) Security Operations
6 4 (33.33%) Finance
6 4 (33.33%) Legal
6 4 (33.33%) ITIL
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (25.00%) CISA
8 2 (16.67%) Network Design
8 2 (16.67%) Degree
8 2 (16.67%) Solvency II
8 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (16.67%) Change Control
8 2 (16.67%) CRISC
8 2 (16.67%) Val IT
8 2 (16.67%) CGEIT

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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) DataStage
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
1 1 (8.33%) Pentaho
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Security Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Security Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Data Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Head of Information
3 1 (8.33%) Head of Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Head of Security
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Information Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Kali Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Information Security
2 7 (58.33%) Secure Coding
3 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (50.00%) SDLC
4 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
4 5 (41.67%) Information Security Management
4 5 (41.67%) ISMS
4 5 (41.67%) Security Management
4 5 (41.67%) Security Operations
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (16.67%) Change Control
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (16.67%) Internal Audit
7 2 (16.67%) Network Design
7 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) CISM
2 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) CISA
4 2 (16.67%) CGEIT
4 2 (16.67%) CRISC
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (41.67%) COBIT
3 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (16.67%) Solvency II
3 2 (16.67%) Val IT
4 1 (8.33%) COSO
4 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Ab Initio
1 1 (8.33%) Informatica
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle