The first table below looks at the demand for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 22 July 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 West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 160 100 160
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +60
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 48 75 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.00% 2.13% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.26% 8.21% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 43 26 15
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1126 913 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.47% 25.96% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 898 652 700
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,300
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CISSP
Yorkshire

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

CISSP
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

CISSP Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

CISSP
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

CISSP
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Leeds -30 40 £41,500 -24.54% 3
Halifax - 5 £55,000 -
CISSP
Yorkshire

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West 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.

1 100 (85.47%) Information Security
2 69 (58.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 47 (40.17%) Finance
4 44 (37.61%) PCI DSS
5 43 (36.75%) Risk Management
6 38 (32.48%) CISA
7 37 (31.62%) Management Information System
8 32 (27.35%) CISM
9 27 (23.08%) ITIL
10 26 (22.22%) Windows
11 25 (21.37%) Firewall
12 24 (20.51%) Security Management
13 20 (17.09%) Risk Assessment
13 20 (17.09%) DNS
13 20 (17.09%) Cisco
14 19 (16.24%) Internet
14 19 (16.24%) Risk Analysis
15 17 (14.53%) Cisco Certification
15 17 (14.53%) Information Security Management
16 15 (12.82%) Active Directory
16 15 (12.82%) CheckPoint
16 15 (12.82%) Project Management
17 14 (11.97%) CEH
17 14 (11.97%) Network Security
18 13 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
18 13 (11.11%) iPhone
18 13 (11.11%) iPad
19 12 (10.26%) CCNP
20 11 (9.40%) Symantec
20 11 (9.40%) Business Development

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 8 (6.84%) IIS
2 4 (3.42%) Apache
2 4 (3.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.37%) Firewall
2 20 (17.09%) DNS
3 19 (16.24%) Internet
4 14 (11.97%) Network Security
5 6 (5.13%) TCP/IP
5 6 (5.13%) HTTPS
5 6 (5.13%) SSL
6 5 (4.27%) Wireshark
6 5 (4.27%) WAN
7 4 (3.42%) DMZ
7 4 (3.42%) SAN
7 4 (3.42%) LAN
7 4 (3.42%) NAS
8 2 (1.71%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.85%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.42%) RDBMS
1 4 (3.42%) Informix
1 4 (3.42%) MySQL
1 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.71%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.71%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Subversion
1 4 (3.42%) Jenkins
1 4 (3.42%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.42%) Hudson
1 4 (3.42%) JIRA
General
1 47 (40.17%) Finance
2 8 (6.84%) Banking
3 5 (4.27%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.42%) Games
5 3 (2.56%) Legal
6 1 (0.85%) Marketing
6 1 (0.85%) Law
6 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (23.08%) Consultant
1 27 (23.08%) Security Consultant
2 26 (22.22%) Analyst
3 24 (20.51%) Head of Security
4 21 (17.95%) Security Analyst
5 14 (11.97%) Security Officer
5 14 (11.97%) IT Security Analyst
6 12 (10.26%) Information Security Officer
7 9 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
8 8 (6.84%) Senior Consultant
8 8 (6.84%) Senior Manager
8 8 (6.84%) Senior Security Consultant
9 7 (5.98%) Security Manager
9 7 (5.98%) IT Security Consultant
9 7 (5.98%) IT Consultant
10 5 (4.27%) Head of Information Security
11 4 (3.42%) Business Analyst
11 4 (3.42%) Engineering Manager
11 4 (3.42%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (3.42%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.42%) Middleware
1 4 (3.42%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 37 (31.62%) Management Information System
2 13 (11.11%) iPhone
2 13 (11.11%) iPad
3 4 (3.42%) IBM XIV
3 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (1.71%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 26 (22.22%) Windows
2 7 (5.98%) Linux
3 5 (4.27%) UNIX
4 4 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.56%) Solaris
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (85.47%) Information Security
2 43 (36.75%) Risk Management
3 27 (23.08%) ITIL
4 24 (20.51%) Security Management
5 20 (17.09%) Risk Assessment
6 19 (16.24%) Risk Analysis
7 17 (14.53%) Information Security Management
8 15 (12.82%) Project Management
9 13 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
10 11 (9.40%) Business Development
11 10 (8.55%) Business Continuity
12 9 (7.69%) Practice Management
13 8 (6.84%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (6.84%) Service Delivery
13 8 (6.84%) Ethical Hacking
14 7 (5.98%) Security Architecture
14 7 (5.98%) SIEM
14 7 (5.98%) E-Commerce
15 6 (5.13%) TOGAF
15 6 (5.13%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.42%) Shell Script
1 4 (3.42%) Perl
1 4 (3.42%) PHP
1 4 (3.42%) SQL
1 4 (3.42%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 38 (32.48%) CISA
2 32 (27.35%) CISM
3 17 (14.53%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (11.97%) CEH
5 12 (10.26%) CCNP
6 9 (7.69%) CCIE
6 9 (7.69%) CCSP
7 8 (6.84%) ISEB
7 8 (6.84%) Degree
8 5 (4.27%) CCVP
8 5 (4.27%) CCIP
8 5 (4.27%) CCNA
8 5 (4.27%) CCDP
8 5 (4.27%) SSCP
9 4 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (3.42%) GIAC
9 4 (3.42%) CRISC
9 4 (3.42%) CCDE
9 4 (3.42%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (58.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (37.61%) PCI DSS
3 6 (5.13%) COBIT
4 4 (3.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (1.71%) SLA
7 1 (0.85%) BS7799
System Software
1 15 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (3.42%) vSphere
4 2 (1.71%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (3.42%) Nagios
1 4 (3.42%) NetBackup
1 4 (3.42%) Opsview
1 4 (3.42%) Cacti
1 4 (3.42%) SolarWinds Orion
1 4 (3.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (17.09%) Cisco
2 15 (12.82%) CheckPoint
3 11 (9.40%) Symantec
4 7 (5.98%) VMware
4 7 (5.98%) McAfee
5 6 (5.13%) HP
5 6 (5.13%) Juniper
5 6 (5.13%) IBM
6 4 (3.42%) NetApp
6 4 (3.42%) Veritas
6 4 (3.42%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.42%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.42%) ArcSight
6 4 (3.42%) Riverbed
6 4 (3.42%) SolarWinds
6 4 (3.42%) F5
7 3 (2.56%) Websense
8 2 (1.71%) Dell
8 2 (1.71%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.71%) Sourcefire
Leeds, West Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Yeadon, Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £35k to £50k depending on level of experience
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago