The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 213 156 170
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +14
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 57 71 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.76% 1.26% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.46% 5.72% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 27 47 32
Average salary £52,500 £51,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +10.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,900 £34,475
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £70,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +7.36%
CISSP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1646 1242 1300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.84% 22.11% 22.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1324 972 1016
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Yorkshire

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

CISSP
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
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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
West Yorkshire -16 51 £52,500 - 6
North Yorkshire -26 3 £35,000 -31.37%
South Yorkshire -46 2 £52,500 +38.15%
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 82 (72.57%) Information Security
2 54 (47.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (29.20%) PCI DSS
4 32 (28.32%) Risk Management
5 31 (27.43%) CISM
6 28 (24.78%) Finance
6 28 (24.78%) Windows
7 27 (23.89%) Firewall
8 24 (21.24%) CEH
9 22 (19.47%) Management Information System
9 22 (19.47%) Internet
10 21 (18.58%) CISA
11 20 (17.70%) Cisco
11 20 (17.70%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (15.93%) ITIL
13 17 (15.04%) DNS
13 17 (15.04%) Active Directory
14 16 (14.16%) Project Management
14 16 (14.16%) Banking
15 15 (13.27%) VMware
15 15 (13.27%) CCNP
16 14 (12.39%) CCIE
16 14 (12.39%) Risk Analysis
16 14 (12.39%) VMware Infrastructure
17 13 (11.50%) iPhone
17 13 (11.50%) iPad
17 13 (11.50%) GIAC
18 12 (10.62%) Retail
18 12 (10.62%) CCSP
18 12 (10.62%) E-Commerce

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 (6.19%) Apache
1 7 (6.19%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (23.89%) Firewall
2 22 (19.47%) Internet
3 17 (15.04%) DNS
4 9 (7.96%) Network Security
5 8 (7.08%) SAN
6 7 (6.19%) NAS
7 4 (3.54%) DMZ
8 3 (2.65%) HTTPS
8 3 (2.65%) SSL
8 3 (2.65%) SNMP
8 3 (2.65%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.65%) Wireshark
9 2 (1.77%) Multicast
9 2 (1.77%) WAN
9 2 (1.77%) RTSP
9 2 (1.77%) MPLS
9 2 (1.77%) OSPF
9 2 (1.77%) BGP
9 2 (1.77%) EIGRP
10 1 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.19%) Informix
1 7 (6.19%) RDBMS
1 7 (6.19%) MySQL
1 7 (6.19%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.54%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (6.19%) Subversion
1 7 (6.19%) JIRA
1 7 (6.19%) Git (software)
1 7 (6.19%) Hudson
1 7 (6.19%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (24.78%) Finance
2 16 (14.16%) Banking
3 12 (10.62%) Retail
4 7 (6.19%) Games
5 4 (3.54%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.65%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (31.86%) Analyst
2 35 (30.97%) Security Analyst
3 23 (20.35%) Consultant
4 18 (15.93%) Security Consultant
5 14 (12.39%) IT Security Analyst
6 12 (10.62%) Tester
7 11 (9.73%) Security Manager
8 9 (7.96%) Infrastructure Manager
8 9 (7.96%) Information Security Consultant
9 7 (6.19%) Engineering Manager
9 7 (6.19%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
10 6 (5.31%) Delivery Manager
11 5 (4.42%) Security Officer
12 4 (3.54%) Information Security Officer
12 4 (3.54%) Head of Security
12 4 (3.54%) Junior Tester
12 4 (3.54%) Junior
12 4 (3.54%) Architect
12 4 (3.54%) Network Manager
12 4 (3.54%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.96%) Middleware
2 7 (6.19%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (2.65%) WinForms
3 3 (2.65%) WPF
3 3 (2.65%) .NET
3 3 (2.65%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.47%) Management Information System
2 13 (11.50%) iPhone
2 13 (11.50%) iPad
3 8 (7.08%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (6.19%) IBM XIV
5 4 (3.54%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (3.54%) RMADS
6 3 (2.65%) CESG
6 3 (2.65%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (2.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 28 (24.78%) Windows
2 11 (9.73%) Linux
3 7 (6.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.54%) Solaris
5 3 (2.65%) UNIX
6 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (72.57%) Information Security
2 32 (28.32%) Risk Management
3 18 (15.93%) ITIL
4 16 (14.16%) Project Management
5 14 (12.39%) Risk Analysis
6 12 (10.62%) Penetration Testing
6 12 (10.62%) E-Commerce
7 11 (9.73%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (8.85%) Network Architecture
8 10 (8.85%) Service Delivery
8 10 (8.85%) Business Continuity
9 9 (7.96%) Security Testing
9 9 (7.96%) PRINCE2
10 8 (7.08%) Performance Management
10 8 (7.08%) Load Balancing
10 8 (7.08%) Cyber Security
10 8 (7.08%) Line Management
11 7 (6.19%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (6.19%) Security Architecture
11 7 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.19%) Perl
1 7 (6.19%) PHP
1 7 (6.19%) Shell Script
1 7 (6.19%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.88%) SQL
2 1 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (27.43%) CISM
2 24 (21.24%) CEH
3 21 (18.58%) CISA
4 20 (17.70%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (13.27%) CCNP
6 14 (12.39%) CCIE
7 13 (11.50%) GIAC
8 12 (10.62%) CCSP
9 10 (8.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (7.08%) CCDE
11 7 (6.19%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (6.19%) CCNA
12 6 (5.31%) CRISC
12 6 (5.31%) MAPM
13 5 (4.42%) PCI QSA
13 5 (4.42%) MCSE
13 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (4.42%) CCDP
14 4 (3.54%) Degree
14 4 (3.54%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (47.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (29.20%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.77%) COBIT
4 2 (1.77%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.88%) SLA
5 1 (0.88%) BS25999
System Software
1 17 (15.04%) Active Directory
2 14 (12.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (6.19%) vSphere
4 2 (1.77%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (6.19%) Nagios
1 7 (6.19%) NetBackup
1 7 (6.19%) Cacti
1 7 (6.19%) SolarWinds Orion
1 7 (6.19%) Puppet
1 7 (6.19%) Opsview
2 2 (1.77%) Nessus
3 1 (0.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (17.70%) Cisco
2 15 (13.27%) VMware
3 11 (9.73%) CheckPoint
3 11 (9.73%) Symantec
4 8 (7.08%) Red Hat
4 8 (7.08%) SolarWinds
5 7 (6.19%) F5
5 7 (6.19%) Riverbed
5 7 (6.19%) NetApp
5 7 (6.19%) Veritas
5 7 (6.19%) IBM
5 7 (6.19%) HP
6 4 (3.54%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.65%) Juniper
7 3 (2.65%) McAfee
7 3 (2.65%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.88%) ScanSafe
8 1 (0.88%) Altiris
8 1 (0.88%) CA
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