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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 160 151 159
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 46 69 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.96% 1.36% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.20% 6.28% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 18 51 4
Average salary £45,000 £54,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +6.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,450 £40,000 £46,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +6.25%
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
1095 1098 908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.77% 21.60% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 851 927 684
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 -10 34 £45,000 -38.56% 2
Halifax +20 10 - -
Bradford -17 1 £41,500 +3.75% 2
CISSP
Yorkshire

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 87 (76.99%) Information Security
2 63 (55.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 56 (49.56%) PCI DSS
4 53 (46.90%) CISM
5 37 (32.74%) Project Management
6 34 (30.09%) GIAC
7 32 (28.32%) CEH
8 31 (27.43%) ITIL
8 31 (27.43%) Security Testing
9 28 (24.78%) Management Information System
10 26 (23.01%) Risk Management
11 25 (22.12%) Data Protection
12 24 (21.24%) Mentoring
12 24 (21.24%) Firewall
13 22 (19.47%) CISA
14 20 (17.70%) Degree
15 19 (16.81%) Coaching
16 17 (15.04%) Disaster Recovery
17 16 (14.16%) Banking
17 16 (14.16%) Retail
18 15 (13.27%) Law
18 15 (13.27%) IIS
18 15 (13.27%) Windows
18 15 (13.27%) Performance Management
18 15 (13.27%) Portfolio Management
19 14 (12.39%) SIEM
19 14 (12.39%) PRINCE2
19 14 (12.39%) Service Management
20 13 (11.50%) TOGAF
20 13 (11.50%) ArcSight

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 15 (13.27%) IIS
2 6 (5.31%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.65%) Node.js
3 3 (2.65%) Apache
3 3 (2.65%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 24 (21.24%) Firewall
2 10 (8.85%) SAN
3 7 (6.19%) IPsec
3 7 (6.19%) LAN
3 7 (6.19%) WAN
3 7 (6.19%) VPN
4 6 (5.31%) DNS
4 6 (5.31%) SSL
4 6 (5.31%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.31%) Internet
4 6 (5.31%) MPLS
4 6 (5.31%) OSPF
4 6 (5.31%) BGP
4 6 (5.31%) EIGRP
4 6 (5.31%) VPLS
4 6 (5.31%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (5.31%) DMVPN
5 4 (3.54%) HSRP
5 4 (3.54%) Spanning Tree
5 4 (3.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.31%) SQL Server
1 6 (5.31%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (5.31%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (2.65%) MongoDB
2 3 (2.65%) Redis
2 3 (2.65%) Informix
2 3 (2.65%) MySQL
2 3 (2.65%) RDBMS
2 3 (2.65%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Subversion
1 3 (2.65%) JIRA
1 3 (2.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.65%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (14.16%) Banking
1 16 (14.16%) Retail
2 15 (13.27%) Law
3 9 (7.96%) Games
4 6 (5.31%) Finance
5 5 (4.42%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.65%) Legal
7 2 (1.77%) Marketing
8 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (36.28%) Analyst
2 40 (35.40%) Security Analyst
3 26 (23.01%) Consultant
4 25 (22.12%) Security Consultant
5 24 (21.24%) Information Analyst
5 24 (21.24%) Information Security Analyst
6 19 (16.81%) Security Manager
7 18 (15.93%) Information Manager
7 18 (15.93%) Information Security Manager
8 10 (8.85%) IT Security Analyst
9 5 (4.42%) Security Officer
9 5 (4.42%) Information Security Consultant
9 5 (4.42%) Junior
10 4 (3.54%) Architect
10 4 (3.54%) Infrastructure Architect
11 3 (2.65%) Information Security Officer
11 3 (2.65%) Storage Engineer
11 3 (2.65%) Senior Storage Engineer
12 2 (1.77%) Network Architect
12 2 (1.77%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.65%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (2.65%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (24.78%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.31%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (3.54%) Clustering
3 4 (3.54%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (3.54%) IBM XIV
4 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.88%) BYOD
4 1 (0.88%) Cryptography
4 1 (0.88%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.27%) Windows
2 10 (8.85%) Linux
3 6 (5.31%) Mac OS
4 4 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.77%) UNIX
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (76.99%) Information Security
2 37 (32.74%) Project Management
3 31 (27.43%) ITIL
3 31 (27.43%) Security Testing
4 26 (23.01%) Risk Management
5 25 (22.12%) Data Protection
6 24 (21.24%) Mentoring
7 19 (16.81%) Coaching
8 17 (15.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (13.27%) Performance Management
9 15 (13.27%) Portfolio Management
10 14 (12.39%) SIEM
10 14 (12.39%) PRINCE2
10 14 (12.39%) Service Management
11 13 (11.50%) TOGAF
11 13 (11.50%) Test Strategy
11 13 (11.50%) Security Architecture
11 13 (11.50%) Vulnerability Management
12 12 (10.62%) Cyber Security
13 11 (9.73%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.42%) SQL
2 3 (2.65%) Shell Script
2 3 (2.65%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.65%) Bash Shell
2 3 (2.65%) Perl
2 3 (2.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 53 (46.90%) CISM
2 34 (30.09%) GIAC
3 32 (28.32%) CEH
4 22 (19.47%) CISA
5 20 (17.70%) Degree
6 11 (9.73%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (8.85%) CCNP
7 10 (8.85%) PCI QSA
7 10 (8.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (7.08%) CRISC
9 7 (6.19%) CCNA
9 7 (6.19%) CCDA
9 7 (6.19%) MCSE
9 7 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (5.31%) CCSA
10 6 (5.31%) CCSE
10 6 (5.31%) MCSA
10 6 (5.31%) CCDP
10 6 (5.31%) VCP5
11 4 (3.54%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (55.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 56 (49.56%) PCI DSS
3 12 (10.62%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 10 (8.85%) SLA
5 6 (5.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (9.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.19%) vSphere
4 6 (5.31%) Terminal Services
5 4 (3.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (3.54%) NetBackup
2 3 (2.65%) Cacti
2 3 (2.65%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (2.65%) Salt
2 3 (2.65%) Opsview
2 3 (2.65%) Graphite
2 3 (2.65%) Nagios
3 1 (0.88%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (11.50%) Splunk
1 13 (11.50%) ArcSight
2 11 (9.73%) VMware
2 11 (9.73%) Cisco
3 7 (6.19%) CheckPoint
4 4 (3.54%) IBM
4 4 (3.54%) HP
4 4 (3.54%) Veritas
4 4 (3.54%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.65%) SolarWinds
5 3 (2.65%) F5
6 2 (1.77%) CA
6 2 (1.77%) Oracle
7 1 (0.88%) SAP
7 1 (0.88%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.88%) Citrix
7 1 (0.88%) ScanSafe
7 1 (0.88%) Symantec
7 1 (0.88%) McAfee
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £39000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £68000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 6 days ago