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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 146 162 116
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -46
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 59 47 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.26% 0.96% 1.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.15% 4.06% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 51 39 34
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.96%
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
1146 1157 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 24.44% 23.73% 24.94%
Number of salaries quoted 929 913 697
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +21 47 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Castleford - 3 £42,500 -
CISSP
Yorkshire

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 80 (73.39%) Information Security
2 72 (66.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 57 (52.29%) PCI DSS
4 53 (48.62%) CISM
5 47 (43.12%) CISA
6 35 (32.11%) Risk Management
7 24 (22.02%) GIAC
7 24 (22.02%) Firewall
7 24 (22.02%) Cyber Security
8 23 (21.10%) Finance
8 23 (21.10%) Degree
9 22 (20.18%) ITIL
10 20 (18.35%) Project Management
11 19 (17.43%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (17.43%) Security Testing
12 18 (16.51%) CEH
13 15 (13.76%) CCNP
13 15 (13.76%) Kalman Filter
14 14 (12.84%) Data Centre
14 14 (12.84%) Windows
14 14 (12.84%) Ethical Hacking
14 14 (12.84%) Risk Assessment
15 13 (11.93%) Mentoring
16 12 (11.01%) Data Protection
16 12 (11.01%) Management Information System
16 12 (11.01%) E-Commerce
17 11 (10.09%) Cisco
17 11 (10.09%) Linux
17 11 (10.09%) IIS
17 11 (10.09%) Disaster Recovery

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (10.09%) IIS
2 7 (6.42%) Apache
2 7 (6.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.02%) Firewall
2 10 (9.17%) Network Security
3 8 (7.34%) Internet
4 7 (6.42%) SAN
5 4 (3.67%) DMZ
5 4 (3.67%) NAS
5 4 (3.67%) Wireless
6 3 (2.75%) IPsec
6 3 (2.75%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (2.75%) SMTP
6 3 (2.75%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.75%) VPN
6 3 (2.75%) DNS
7 2 (1.83%) Intranet
8 1 (0.92%) WAN
8 1 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.67%) MySQL
1 4 (3.67%) Informix
2 3 (2.75%) RDBMS
2 3 (2.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Subversion
1 3 (2.75%) JIRA
1 3 (2.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.75%) Hudson
1 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (21.10%) Finance
2 9 (8.26%) Law
3 8 (7.34%) Banking
3 8 (7.34%) Retail
4 2 (1.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (28.44%) Analyst
1 31 (28.44%) Security Analyst
2 26 (23.85%) Information Analyst
2 26 (23.85%) Information Security Analyst
3 15 (13.76%) Security Manager
3 15 (13.76%) Security Officer
4 12 (11.01%) Consultant
5 10 (9.17%) Security Consultant
6 9 (8.26%) Information Manager
7 8 (7.34%) Information Security Manager
7 8 (7.34%) Technical Security Analyst
7 8 (7.34%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (6.42%) Security Specialist
8 7 (6.42%) Architect
8 7 (6.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (6.42%) IT Security Officer
9 6 (5.50%) Information Specialist
9 6 (5.50%) Security Architect
9 6 (5.50%) Information Security Specialist
9 6 (5.50%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.59%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (4.59%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (1.83%) Middleware
2 2 (1.83%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.84%) Data Centre
2 12 (11.01%) Management Information System
3 11 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.42%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (6.42%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (5.50%) IBM XIV
6 4 (3.67%) CLARiiON
6 4 (3.67%) PKI
7 1 (0.92%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.92%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.92%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.84%) Windows
2 11 (10.09%) Linux
3 7 (6.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (6.42%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (73.39%) Information Security
2 35 (32.11%) Risk Management
3 24 (22.02%) Cyber Security
4 22 (20.18%) ITIL
5 20 (18.35%) Project Management
6 19 (17.43%) Security Testing
7 15 (13.76%) Kalman Filter
8 14 (12.84%) Risk Assessment
8 14 (12.84%) Ethical Hacking
9 13 (11.93%) Mentoring
10 12 (11.01%) Data Protection
10 12 (11.01%) E-Commerce
11 11 (10.09%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (9.17%) Security Architecture
13 9 (8.26%) Service Management
13 9 (8.26%) Penetration Testing
14 8 (7.34%) Test Scripting
14 8 (7.34%) Performance Management
14 8 (7.34%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.42%) PHP
2 6 (5.50%) Perl
3 3 (2.75%) C
3 3 (2.75%) C++
3 3 (2.75%) Java
3 3 (2.75%) Python
3 3 (2.75%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 53 (48.62%) CISM
2 47 (43.12%) CISA
3 24 (22.02%) GIAC
4 23 (21.10%) Degree
5 19 (17.43%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (16.51%) CEH
7 15 (13.76%) CCNP
8 8 (7.34%) CCNA
8 8 (7.34%) CCDA
8 8 (7.34%) CISMP
9 7 (6.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (6.42%) CCIE
9 7 (6.42%) CCSP
10 5 (4.59%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (4.59%) CCDE
10 5 (4.59%) PCI QSA
11 4 (3.67%) CIMA
12 3 (2.75%) Security+ Certification
13 2 (1.83%) ISEB Practitioner
13 2 (1.83%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (66.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 57 (52.29%) PCI DSS
3 7 (6.42%) COBIT
4 6 (5.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (2.75%) BS25999
6 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 7 (6.42%) vSphere
2 6 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.59%) NetBackup
2 3 (2.75%) Cacti
2 3 (2.75%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (2.75%) Puppet
2 3 (2.75%) Opsview
2 3 (2.75%) Graphite
2 3 (2.75%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (10.09%) Cisco
2 9 (8.26%) VMware
3 7 (6.42%) Red Hat
4 6 (5.50%) Splunk
4 6 (5.50%) ArcSight
4 6 (5.50%) IBM
4 6 (5.50%) EMC
5 5 (4.59%) Veritas
6 4 (3.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.67%) NetApp
7 3 (2.75%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.75%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.83%) Symantec
8 2 (1.83%) CA
8 2 (1.83%) HP
9 1 (0.92%) Citrix
9 1 (0.92%) Oracle
9 1 (0.92%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Car Allowance and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £49000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 20 days ago