The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
England / West Midlands
Rank 108 139 186
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +47
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 100 99 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.16% 1.67% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.73% 6.28% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 71 82 31
Median salary £48,500 £57,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.65% +13.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,250 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -

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

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1028 1576 1314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.19% 26.57% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 785 1221 1097
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CISSP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

CISSP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

CISSP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

CISSP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

CISSP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +19 59 £45,000 -14.28% 3
Warwickshire +38 14 £60,000 +2.56%
Coventry +32 14 £50,000 -11.11%
Solihull 0 7 £45,000 +5.88%
Staffordshire -6 3 £35,000 -41.66%
Worcestershire - 3 £50,000 -
West Bromwich - 2 £42,500 - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £50,000 - 1
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 129 (61.14%) Information Security
2 126 (59.72%) CISM
3 119 (56.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 99 (46.92%) SIEM
5 94 (44.55%) PCI DSS
6 70 (33.18%) CISA
7 65 (30.81%) Risk Management
8 62 (29.38%) ITIL
9 58 (27.49%) Data Centre
10 57 (27.01%) Firewall
11 54 (25.59%) CEH
12 51 (24.17%) Security Cleared
13 50 (23.70%) Security Operations
14 49 (23.22%) Management Information System
15 48 (22.75%) SC Cleared
16 46 (21.80%) Cybersecurity
17 45 (21.33%) Data Protection
18 43 (20.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
19 41 (19.43%) Risk Assessment
20 40 (18.96%) Finance
21 34 (16.11%) Network Security
21 34 (16.11%) Continuous Improvement
22 32 (15.17%) CISMP
23 31 (14.69%) ISMS
24 30 (14.22%) Sentinel
24 30 (14.22%) Cisco Certification
25 29 (13.74%) Security Management
25 29 (13.74%) Service Delivery
26 28 (13.27%) Penetration Testing
26 28 (13.27%) IT Governance

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.32%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.95%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (2.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 30 (14.22%) Sentinel
2 14 (6.64%) assyst
2 14 (6.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.95%) Office 365
2 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (27.01%) Firewall
2 34 (16.11%) Network Security
3 14 (6.64%) DNS
3 14 (6.64%) Intrusion Detection
4 13 (6.16%) TCP/IP
5 10 (4.74%) DHCP
5 10 (4.74%) VPN
6 9 (4.27%) SNMP
7 8 (3.79%) Wireshark
8 6 (2.84%) FTP
8 6 (2.84%) HTTP
8 6 (2.84%) ICMP
8 6 (2.84%) IPv4
8 6 (2.84%) IPv6
8 6 (2.84%) LAN
8 6 (2.84%) POP3
8 6 (2.84%) SMTP
8 6 (2.84%) WAN
9 5 (2.37%) Skype
9 5 (2.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.37%) ZAP BI
2 4 (1.90%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (3.32%) Burp Suite
1 7 (3.32%) Fiddler
General
1 40 (18.96%) Finance
2 8 (3.79%) Legal
3 4 (1.90%) Banking
4 3 (1.42%) Retail
5 2 (0.95%) Local Government
5 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.47%) Advertising
6 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (25.59%) Analyst
2 52 (24.64%) Security Manager
3 40 (18.96%) Information Manager
4 39 (18.48%) Security Analyst
5 34 (16.11%) Information Security Manager
6 31 (14.69%) Security Officer
7 22 (10.43%) Information Officer
7 22 (10.43%) Information Security Officer
8 20 (9.48%) Security Specialist
9 19 (9.00%) IT Analyst
9 19 (9.00%) IT Security Analyst
10 17 (8.06%) Consultant
11 16 (7.58%) Security Consultant
12 15 (7.11%) IT Security Officer
13 13 (6.16%) Operations Analyst
14 12 (5.69%) Compliance Manager
14 12 (5.69%) Risk Manager
14 12 (5.69%) Risk Officer
14 12 (5.69%) Security Operations Specialist
14 12 (5.69%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.47%) COM
1 1 (0.47%) OAuth
1 1 (0.47%) OpenID
1 1 (0.47%) SailPoint
1 1 (0.47%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (27.49%) Data Centre
2 49 (23.22%) Management Information System
3 20 (9.48%) Security Operations Centre
4 19 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (8.06%) Data Protection Act
6 15 (7.11%) CESG
7 14 (6.64%) Freedom of Information
7 14 (6.64%) Video Conferencing
8 12 (5.69%) Cyberthreat
8 12 (5.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 9 (4.27%) NHS
10 7 (3.32%) PKI
11 6 (2.84%) Cyber Attack
11 6 (2.84%) Cyber Defence
12 2 (0.95%) Blog
12 2 (0.95%) Computer Science
13 1 (0.47%) iPad
13 1 (0.47%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.90%) Windows
2 14 (6.64%) Linux
3 13 (6.16%) Unix
4 2 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (61.14%) Information Security
2 99 (46.92%) SIEM
3 65 (30.81%) Risk Management
4 62 (29.38%) ITIL
5 50 (23.70%) Security Operations
6 46 (21.80%) Cybersecurity
7 45 (21.33%) Data Protection
8 43 (20.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 41 (19.43%) Risk Assessment
10 34 (16.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 31 (14.69%) ISMS
12 29 (13.74%) Security Management
12 29 (13.74%) Service Delivery
13 28 (13.27%) IT Governance
13 28 (13.27%) Penetration Testing
14 26 (12.32%) Information Security Management
15 21 (9.95%) Vulnerability Management
16 19 (9.00%) ITIL V3
17 18 (8.53%) Security Monitoring
18 17 (8.06%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.95%) Perl
1 2 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 126 (59.72%) CISM
2 70 (33.18%) CISA
3 54 (25.59%) CEH
4 51 (24.17%) Security Cleared
5 48 (22.75%) SC Cleared
6 32 (15.17%) CISMP
7 30 (14.22%) Cisco Certification
8 25 (11.85%) CCNP
8 25 (11.85%) ITIL Certification
9 23 (10.90%) GCIA
9 23 (10.90%) GCIH
10 21 (9.95%) CCNA
11 20 (9.48%) Degree
12 18 (8.53%) GIAC
13 17 (8.06%) CRISC
13 17 (8.06%) SANS
14 13 (6.16%) SSCP
15 12 (5.69%) OSCP
16 11 (5.21%) CLAS
16 11 (5.21%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (56.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 94 (44.55%) PCI DSS
3 28 (13.27%) Cyber Essentials
3 28 (13.27%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 22 (10.43%) GPG13
5 14 (6.64%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 14 (6.64%) QA
5 14 (6.64%) RMADS
6 10 (4.74%) COBIT
7 6 (2.84%) BS7799
7 6 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 4 (1.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (1.42%) ISO22301
9 3 (1.42%) ISO27002
9 3 (1.42%) ISO27005
10 2 (0.95%) GDPR
11 1 (0.47%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.47%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 13 (6.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.84%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (2.84%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (0.95%) QRadar
Vendors
1 20 (9.48%) Cisco
2 15 (7.11%) ServiceNow
3 14 (6.64%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.27%) Qualys
5 8 (3.79%) LogRhythm
6 5 (2.37%) CheckPoint
6 5 (2.37%) Intel Security
6 5 (2.37%) Palo Alto
7 3 (1.42%) FireEye
7 3 (1.42%) Splunk
8 2 (0.95%) Computacenter
8 2 (0.95%) IBM
8 2 (0.95%) Juniper
8 2 (0.95%) NetIQ
8 2 (0.95%) Tufin
9 1 (0.47%) CA
9 1 (0.47%) EMC
9 1 (0.47%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.47%) Sourcefire
9 1 (0.47%) Symantec
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 5 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford or Shipley
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Service
Salary: £64,125 - £70,875 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago