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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 160 114 161
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +47
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 49 60 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.98% 1.65% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.10% 6.47% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 43 31 15
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -26.92%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -6.81%
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
1196 928 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.96% 25.49% 22.93%
Number of salaries quoted 955 716 701
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 August 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 August 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 -22 41 £42,500 -19.04% 7
Halifax - 4 £55,000 -
Wakefield - 1 £47,500 -
CISSP
Yorkshire

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 92 (82.88%) Information Security
2 62 (55.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 44 (39.64%) Finance
4 42 (37.84%) Risk Management
5 40 (36.04%) PCI DSS
6 36 (32.43%) Management Information System
7 29 (26.13%) CISA
8 28 (25.23%) CISM
8 28 (25.23%) Windows
9 25 (22.52%) Firewall
10 22 (19.82%) ITIL
11 20 (18.02%) DNS
11 20 (18.02%) Security Management
12 19 (17.12%) Cisco
13 18 (16.22%) Internet
13 18 (16.22%) Risk Analysis
14 16 (14.41%) Project Management
14 16 (14.41%) Risk Assessment
15 15 (13.51%) Active Directory
15 15 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
16 14 (12.61%) CheckPoint
16 14 (12.61%) Information Security Management
17 13 (11.71%) Penetration Testing
17 13 (11.71%) iPhone
17 13 (11.71%) iPad
18 12 (10.81%) CEH
19 11 (9.91%) Symantec
20 10 (9.01%) CCIE
20 10 (9.01%) CCNP
20 10 (9.01%) Business Continuity

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (5.41%) IIS
2 4 (3.60%) Apache
2 4 (3.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.90%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 25 (22.52%) Firewall
2 20 (18.02%) DNS
3 18 (16.22%) Internet
4 10 (9.01%) Network Security
5 6 (5.41%) HTTPS
5 6 (5.41%) SSL
5 6 (5.41%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.50%) Wireshark
6 5 (4.50%) WAN
7 4 (3.60%) LAN
7 4 (3.60%) SAN
7 4 (3.60%) DMZ
7 4 (3.60%) NAS
8 3 (2.70%) MPLS
9 2 (1.80%) SNMP
9 2 (1.80%) OSPF
9 2 (1.80%) BGP
9 2 (1.80%) EIGRP
9 2 (1.80%) RTSP
9 2 (1.80%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.60%) RDBMS
1 4 (3.60%) MySQL
1 4 (3.60%) Informix
1 4 (3.60%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.80%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.80%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.60%) Subversion
1 4 (3.60%) JIRA
1 4 (3.60%) Jenkins
1 4 (3.60%) Hudson
General
1 44 (39.64%) Finance
2 8 (7.21%) Banking
3 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.60%) Games
5 3 (2.70%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.70%) Legal
5 3 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (28.83%) Consultant
2 31 (27.93%) Analyst
3 29 (26.13%) Security Consultant
4 26 (23.42%) Security Analyst
5 18 (16.22%) Head of Security
6 14 (12.61%) IT Security Analyst
7 11 (9.91%) Security Officer
8 9 (8.11%) Information Security Officer
8 9 (8.11%) Information Security Consultant
9 7 (6.31%) IT Consultant
9 7 (6.31%) Senior Consultant
9 7 (6.31%) IT Security Consultant
9 7 (6.31%) Senior Security Consultant
10 6 (5.41%) Senior Manager
11 4 (3.60%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (3.60%) Network Manager
11 4 (3.60%) Infrastructure Manager
11 4 (3.60%) Engineering Manager
11 4 (3.60%) Business Analyst
11 4 (3.60%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.60%) Middleware
1 4 (3.60%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (2.70%) WPF
2 3 (2.70%) .NET
2 3 (2.70%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 36 (32.43%) Management Information System
2 13 (11.71%) iPhone
2 13 (11.71%) iPad
3 4 (3.60%) IBM XIV
3 4 (3.60%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (2.70%) RMADS
4 3 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (2.70%) NHS
5 1 (0.90%) CESG
5 1 (0.90%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.23%) Windows
2 7 (6.31%) Linux
3 5 (4.50%) UNIX
4 4 (3.60%) Solaris
4 4 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (82.88%) Information Security
2 42 (37.84%) Risk Management
3 22 (19.82%) ITIL
4 20 (18.02%) Security Management
5 18 (16.22%) Risk Analysis
6 16 (14.41%) Project Management
6 16 (14.41%) Risk Assessment
7 14 (12.61%) Information Security Management
8 13 (11.71%) Penetration Testing
9 10 (9.01%) Business Continuity
10 9 (8.11%) Business Development
11 8 (7.21%) Service Delivery
11 8 (7.21%) Ethical Hacking
11 8 (7.21%) SIEM
12 7 (6.31%) Security Architecture
12 7 (6.31%) Data Protection
12 7 (6.31%) E-Commerce
12 7 (6.31%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (6.31%) Practice Management
13 6 (5.41%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.60%) Perl
1 4 (3.60%) PHP
1 4 (3.60%) SQL
1 4 (3.60%) Shell Script
1 4 (3.60%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.90%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (26.13%) CISA
2 28 (25.23%) CISM
3 15 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (10.81%) CEH
5 10 (9.01%) CCIE
5 10 (9.01%) CCNP
6 8 (7.21%) CCSP
6 8 (7.21%) Degree
7 7 (6.31%) ISEB
7 7 (6.31%) SSCP
8 5 (4.50%) CRISC
8 5 (4.50%) PCI QSA
8 5 (4.50%) CCNA
8 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (4.50%) GIAC
9 4 (3.60%) CCVP
9 4 (3.60%) GCIA
9 4 (3.60%) GCIH
9 4 (3.60%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (3.60%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (55.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 40 (36.04%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.60%) COBIT
4 3 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.80%) SLA
5 2 (1.80%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 15 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (3.60%) vSphere
4 2 (1.80%) ISA Server
4 2 (1.80%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (3.60%) NetBackup
1 4 (3.60%) Nagios
1 4 (3.60%) Cacti
1 4 (3.60%) SolarWinds Orion
1 4 (3.60%) Opsview
1 4 (3.60%) Puppet
2 1 (0.90%) Nessus
Vendors
1 19 (17.12%) Cisco
2 14 (12.61%) CheckPoint
3 11 (9.91%) Symantec
4 10 (9.01%) VMware
5 7 (6.31%) Microsoft
5 7 (6.31%) McAfee
6 6 (5.41%) Juniper
6 6 (5.41%) HP
6 6 (5.41%) IBM
7 4 (3.60%) NetApp
7 4 (3.60%) Veritas
7 4 (3.60%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.60%) Riverbed
7 4 (3.60%) SolarWinds
7 4 (3.60%) ArcSight
7 4 (3.60%) F5
8 3 (2.70%) Websense
9 2 (1.80%) Dell
9 2 (1.80%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.80%) Sourcefire
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Flexabile for the right candidate
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + 27 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago