The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 169 129 162
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +33
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 47 54 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.92% 1.46% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.91% 6.29% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 34 34 11
Average salary £49,500 £50,000 £55,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% -9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,450 £42,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,750 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +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 West Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1201 858 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.53% 23.17% 21.12%
Number of salaries quoted 930 693 649
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 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
Leeds -21 38 £45,000 -14.28% 7
Halifax +1 4 £55,000 -8.33%
Bradford -22 1 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Wakefield - 1 £47,500 -
CISSP
Yorkshire

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 85 (80.19%) Information Security
2 59 (55.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (34.91%) Finance
4 36 (33.96%) PCI DSS
5 34 (32.08%) Risk Management
6 31 (29.25%) CISM
6 31 (29.25%) Management Information System
7 30 (28.30%) Windows
8 25 (23.58%) Firewall
9 22 (20.75%) Internet
10 21 (19.81%) ITIL
11 20 (18.87%) CISA
12 19 (17.92%) Project Management
12 19 (17.92%) Cisco
13 18 (16.98%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (16.04%) DNS
14 17 (16.04%) Risk Analysis
14 17 (16.04%) CEH
15 15 (14.15%) Active Directory
16 13 (12.26%) CCIE
16 13 (12.26%) CCNP
16 13 (12.26%) VMware
16 13 (12.26%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (12.26%) iPhone
16 13 (12.26%) iPad
17 12 (11.32%) Penetration Testing
17 12 (11.32%) Symantec
18 11 (10.38%) CCSP
18 11 (10.38%) E-Commerce
18 11 (10.38%) Security Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (6.60%) Apache
1 7 (6.60%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.77%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 25 (23.58%) Firewall
2 22 (20.75%) Internet
3 17 (16.04%) DNS
4 9 (8.49%) Network Security
5 7 (6.60%) NAS
5 7 (6.60%) SAN
6 4 (3.77%) DMZ
6 4 (3.77%) WAN
7 3 (2.83%) SNMP
7 3 (2.83%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.83%) HTTPS
7 3 (2.83%) SSL
7 3 (2.83%) LAN
7 3 (2.83%) Wireshark
8 2 (1.89%) RTSP
8 2 (1.89%) Multicast
8 2 (1.89%) MPLS
8 2 (1.89%) OSPF
8 2 (1.89%) BGP
8 2 (1.89%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.60%) MySQL
1 7 (6.60%) Informix
1 7 (6.60%) RDBMS
1 7 (6.60%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.83%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.89%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Subversion
1 7 (6.60%) JIRA
1 7 (6.60%) Git (software)
1 7 (6.60%) Hudson
1 7 (6.60%) Jenkins
General
1 37 (34.91%) Finance
2 8 (7.55%) Banking
3 7 (6.60%) Games
4 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.83%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.83%) Legal
5 3 (2.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (33.96%) Analyst
2 31 (29.25%) Security Analyst
3 28 (26.42%) Consultant
4 24 (22.64%) Security Consultant
5 13 (12.26%) IT Security Analyst
6 10 (9.43%) Security Officer
7 9 (8.49%) Head of Security
7 9 (8.49%) Information Security Consultant
8 8 (7.55%) Infrastructure Manager
8 8 (7.55%) Information Security Officer
9 7 (6.60%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
9 7 (6.60%) Engineering Manager
10 6 (5.66%) IT Consultant
10 6 (5.66%) IT Security Consultant
11 5 (4.72%) Security Manager
12 4 (3.77%) Business Analyst
12 4 (3.77%) Lead Business Analyst
12 4 (3.77%) Network Manager
13 3 (2.83%) Network Security Manager
13 3 (2.83%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.55%) Middleware
2 7 (6.60%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (2.83%) WinForms
3 3 (2.83%) WPF
3 3 (2.83%) .NET
3 3 (2.83%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (29.25%) Management Information System
2 13 (12.26%) iPhone
2 13 (12.26%) iPad
3 8 (7.55%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.60%) IBM XIV
5 4 (3.77%) RMADS
6 3 (2.83%) NHS
6 3 (2.83%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.89%) CESG
7 2 (1.89%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.30%) Windows
2 10 (9.43%) Linux
3 7 (6.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.83%) UNIX
4 3 (2.83%) Solaris
5 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (80.19%) Information Security
2 34 (32.08%) Risk Management
3 21 (19.81%) ITIL
4 19 (17.92%) Project Management
5 17 (16.04%) Risk Analysis
6 12 (11.32%) Penetration Testing
7 11 (10.38%) E-Commerce
7 11 (10.38%) Security Management
8 10 (9.43%) Business Continuity
8 10 (9.43%) Network Architecture
9 8 (7.55%) Security Architecture
9 8 (7.55%) Line Management
9 8 (7.55%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (7.55%) Service Delivery
10 7 (6.60%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (6.60%) Security Testing
10 7 (6.60%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (6.60%) Load Balancing
10 7 (6.60%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (6.60%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.60%) Perl
1 7 (6.60%) PHP
1 7 (6.60%) Shell Script
1 7 (6.60%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.89%) SQL
3 1 (0.94%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (29.25%) CISM
2 20 (18.87%) CISA
3 18 (16.98%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (16.04%) CEH
5 13 (12.26%) CCIE
5 13 (12.26%) CCNP
6 11 (10.38%) CCSP
7 10 (9.43%) GIAC
8 8 (7.55%) CCDE
8 8 (7.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (6.60%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (6.60%) ISEB
10 5 (4.72%) SSCP
10 5 (4.72%) CCNA
10 5 (4.72%) Degree
10 5 (4.72%) PCI QSA
11 4 (3.77%) CRISC
11 4 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (2.83%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (55.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (33.96%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.72%) COBIT
4 3 (2.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.89%) ISO 9000
5 2 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (14.15%) Active Directory
2 13 (12.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (6.60%) vSphere
4 2 (1.89%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (6.60%) Nagios
1 7 (6.60%) NetBackup
1 7 (6.60%) Cacti
1 7 (6.60%) SolarWinds Orion
1 7 (6.60%) Puppet
1 7 (6.60%) Opsview
2 2 (1.89%) Nessus
3 1 (0.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (17.92%) Cisco
2 13 (12.26%) VMware
3 12 (11.32%) Symantec
4 10 (9.43%) CheckPoint
5 8 (7.55%) Red Hat
5 8 (7.55%) SolarWinds
6 7 (6.60%) F5
6 7 (6.60%) NetApp
6 7 (6.60%) Veritas
6 7 (6.60%) IBM
6 7 (6.60%) HP
6 7 (6.60%) Riverbed
7 5 (4.72%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.77%) McAfee
9 3 (2.83%) ArcSight
9 3 (2.83%) Juniper
10 1 (0.94%) CA
10 1 (0.94%) ScanSafe
10 1 (0.94%) Altiris
Leeds, West Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeadon, Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £35k to £50k depending on level of experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford
Morrisons
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + much more
Posted: 6 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago