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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 72 69 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.28% 0.31% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.48% 1.01% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £45,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
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
135 199 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 18.78% 30.76% 28.85%
Number of salaries quoted 119 180 140
Average salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Sheffield

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (85.71%) CISA
2 6 (85.71%) Business Continuity
3 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (57.14%) ISMS
4 4 (57.14%) Quality Management
4 4 (57.14%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) Information Security Management
4 4 (57.14%) Security Management
4 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) Data Privacy
6 1 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Tripwire
6 1 (14.29%) CEH
6 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (14.29%) Capita
6 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
6 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
6 1 (14.29%) ArcSight
6 1 (14.29%) SIEM
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Web Development
6 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) CCNP

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Information Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Security Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Information Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (85.71%) Business Continuity
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (57.14%) ISMS
3 4 (57.14%) Quality Management
3 4 (57.14%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Information Security Management
3 4 (57.14%) Security Management
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Data Privacy
5 1 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
5 1 (14.29%) SIEM
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CISA
2 1 (14.29%) CEH
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Tripwire
1 1 (14.29%) Capita
1 1 (14.29%) ArcSight
1 1 (14.29%) HP