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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 69 86 73
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 9 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.19% 0.34% 1.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.88% 1.54% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 7
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
153 195 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 20.29% 22.39% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 108 160 208
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 +16 9 £52,500 -4.54%
CISSP
Yorkshire

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (58.33%) Cisco
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) CCIE
3 5 (41.67%) CCSP
3 5 (41.67%) CCNP
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
3 5 (41.67%) Internet
3 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) GCIA
3 5 (41.67%) CEH
3 5 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (41.67%) Network Security
3 5 (41.67%) CCDE
3 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (41.67%) F5
4 4 (33.33%) vSphere
4 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (33.33%) IBM XIV
4 4 (33.33%) Opsview
4 4 (33.33%) Graphite
4 4 (33.33%) Information Security
4 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) LAMP
4 4 (33.33%) NetApp

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) CloudStack
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Internet
1 5 (41.67%) Network Security
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (8.33%) NAS
4 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Informix
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Hudson
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (25.00%) Back Office
2 2 (16.67%) Games
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Security Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Network Support
4 2 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Security Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Security Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) LAMP
2 2 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (33.33%) IBM XIV
3 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (8.33%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Information Security
1 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps
2 3 (25.00%) SIEM
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance
3 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Network Design
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Security Management
3 2 (16.67%) Security Operations
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 4 (33.33%) Perl
2 3 (25.00%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCDE
1 5 (41.67%) CCIE
1 5 (41.67%) CCNP
1 5 (41.67%) CCSP
1 5 (41.67%) CEH
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (41.67%) GCIA
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (33.33%) CISA
3 3 (25.00%) GCIH
4 2 (16.67%) CISM
4 2 (16.67%) CISMP
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) GIAC
5 1 (8.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (33.33%) Graphite
2 4 (33.33%) Nagios
2 4 (33.33%) Opsview
3 3 (25.00%) Grafana
3 3 (25.00%) Salt
4 2 (16.67%) FortiGate
5 1 (8.33%) Cacti
5 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
5 1 (8.33%) Puppet
5 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) F5
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) IBM
3 4 (33.33%) NetApp
3 4 (33.33%) Symantec
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) EMC
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (8.33%) Veritas