The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 86 55 75
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +20
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 2 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.21% 2.15% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.84% 7.81% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 2
Average salary £52,500 £36,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.83% -39.16%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%
CISSP
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
239 192 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 24.54% 27.55% 28.56%
Number of salaries quoted 199 147 182
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +14.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

CISSP
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the South Yorkshire region.

CISSP Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

CISSP
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -29 2 £52,500 +46.85%
CISSP
Yorkshire

CISSP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) CISA
3 2 (40.00%) Data Security
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (40.00%) CRISC
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) RMADS
4 1 (20.00%) BS25999
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) CESG
4 1 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) CISM
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Information Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (20.00%) RMADS
1 1 (20.00%) CESG
1 1 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Data Security
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISA
2 2 (40.00%) CRISC
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) BS25999