The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 81 72 66
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 7 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.69% 0.42% 1.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.30% 1.63% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 12
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -5.00%
Qualifications Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
305 184 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 29.99% 25.56% 24.73%
Number of salaries quoted 232 141 199
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £24,150 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CISSP
Yorkshire

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
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -13 1 £37,500 -
Rotherham - 1 - -
CISSP
Yorkshire

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (88.89%) Information Security
2 12 (66.67%) Network Security
3 8 (44.44%) Risk Management
4 7 (38.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (38.89%) Security Architecture
5 6 (33.33%) VPN
6 5 (27.78%) IBM
6 5 (27.78%) Juniper
6 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
6 5 (27.78%) Internet
6 5 (27.78%) ISA Server
6 5 (27.78%) McAfee
6 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
6 5 (27.78%) Firewall
6 5 (27.78%) GSEC
6 5 (27.78%) Advertising
6 5 (27.78%) Blue Coat
6 5 (27.78%) Nessus
6 5 (27.78%) Sourcefire
6 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (27.78%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (27.78%) PKI
6 5 (27.78%) TippingPoint
6 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) ArcSight
6 5 (27.78%) SIEM
6 5 (27.78%) Lumension
7 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
7 4 (22.22%) CISA

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) Network Security
2 6 (33.33%) VPN
3 5 (27.78%) Internet
3 5 (27.78%) Firewall
3 5 (27.78%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) Intranet
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless
4 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
General
1 5 (27.78%) Advertising
2 3 (16.67%) Legal
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Architect
1 7 (38.89%) Security Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Information Security Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Information Architect
3 5 (27.78%) Security Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) IT Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) IT Security Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) Security Officer
4 4 (22.22%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Security Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Information Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) PKI
2 3 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.56%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Information Security
2 8 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 7 (38.89%) Security Architecture
4 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
4 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (27.78%) SIEM
5 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
7 1 (5.56%) Ethical Hacking
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) GSEC
1 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) CISA
2 4 (22.22%) CISM
3 3 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) MCSA
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) ISA Server
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) IBM
1 5 (27.78%) Juniper
1 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
1 5 (27.78%) McAfee
1 5 (27.78%) Blue Coat
1 5 (27.78%) Sourcefire
1 5 (27.78%) TippingPoint
1 5 (27.78%) ArcSight
1 5 (27.78%) Lumension
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) Websense