The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 197 127 198
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +71
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 55 92 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.78% 1.74% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.25% 6.64% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 47 36 20
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -19.23%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1692 1385 1319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.88% 26.16% 23.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1354 1050 1085
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £24,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CISSP
England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
West Yorkshire -56 48 £43,750 -4.89% 7
North Yorkshire -25 2 £47,500 -26.92%
South Yorkshire -13 1 - - 1
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 116 (86.57%) Information Security
2 71 (52.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 52 (38.81%) Finance
4 48 (35.82%) PCI DSS
5 45 (33.58%) CISA
6 44 (32.84%) Risk Management
7 41 (30.60%) Management Information System
8 36 (26.87%) CISM
9 32 (23.88%) Firewall
10 27 (20.15%) Security Management
11 26 (19.40%) Windows
12 25 (18.66%) ITIL
13 20 (14.93%) Risk Assessment
13 20 (14.93%) Information Security Management
13 20 (14.93%) DNS
13 20 (14.93%) Cisco
14 19 (14.18%) Network Security
15 18 (13.43%) Risk Analysis
15 18 (13.43%) Internet
16 17 (12.69%) Cisco Certification
16 17 (12.69%) CEH
17 16 (11.94%) Penetration Testing
18 15 (11.19%) Active Directory
18 15 (11.19%) CheckPoint
18 15 (11.19%) Project Management
19 13 (9.70%) Service Delivery
19 13 (9.70%) Business Development
19 13 (9.70%) iPhone
19 13 (9.70%) iPad
20 12 (8.96%) Degree

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 8 (5.97%) IIS
2 4 (2.99%) Apache
2 4 (2.99%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (23.88%) Firewall
2 20 (14.93%) DNS
3 19 (14.18%) Network Security
4 18 (13.43%) Internet
5 6 (4.48%) SSL
5 6 (4.48%) HTTPS
5 6 (4.48%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.73%) Wireshark
6 5 (3.73%) WAN
7 4 (2.99%) DMZ
7 4 (2.99%) SAN
7 4 (2.99%) LAN
7 4 (2.99%) NAS
8 2 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.75%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.99%) Informix
1 4 (2.99%) MySQL
1 4 (2.99%) RDBMS
1 4 (2.99%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.49%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.49%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (2.99%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.99%) JIRA
1 4 (2.99%) Subversion
1 4 (2.99%) Hudson
1 4 (2.99%) Jenkins
General
1 52 (38.81%) Finance
2 8 (5.97%) Banking
3 5 (3.73%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.99%) Games
5 3 (2.24%) Legal
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Retail
6 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (23.88%) Consultant
1 32 (23.88%) Security Consultant
2 28 (20.90%) Analyst
3 24 (17.91%) Head of Security
4 23 (17.16%) Security Analyst
5 15 (11.19%) IT Security Analyst
5 15 (11.19%) Security Officer
6 13 (9.70%) Information Security Officer
7 12 (8.96%) IT Security Consultant
7 12 (8.96%) IT Consultant
8 9 (6.72%) Information Security Consultant
9 8 (5.97%) Senior Consultant
9 8 (5.97%) Senior Manager
9 8 (5.97%) Senior Security Consultant
10 7 (5.22%) Security Manager
10 7 (5.22%) Security Architect
10 7 (5.22%) Architect
11 5 (3.73%) Head of Information Security
12 4 (2.99%) Business Analyst
12 4 (2.99%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.48%) Middleware
2 4 (2.99%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.75%) WPF
3 1 (0.75%) WinForms
3 1 (0.75%) .NET
3 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 41 (30.60%) Management Information System
2 13 (9.70%) iPhone
2 13 (9.70%) iPad
3 4 (2.99%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (2.99%) IBM XIV
4 3 (2.24%) RMADS
5 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.40%) Windows
2 7 (5.22%) Linux
3 5 (3.73%) UNIX
4 4 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.24%) Solaris
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (86.57%) Information Security
2 44 (32.84%) Risk Management
3 27 (20.15%) Security Management
4 25 (18.66%) ITIL
5 20 (14.93%) Risk Assessment
5 20 (14.93%) Information Security Management
6 18 (13.43%) Risk Analysis
7 16 (11.94%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (11.19%) Project Management
9 13 (9.70%) Service Delivery
9 13 (9.70%) Business Development
10 11 (8.21%) Business Continuity
11 9 (6.72%) Practice Management
12 8 (5.97%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (5.97%) Ethical Hacking
13 7 (5.22%) SIEM
13 7 (5.22%) Security Architecture
14 6 (4.48%) BCP
14 6 (4.48%) E-Commerce
14 6 (4.48%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.99%) Shell Script
1 4 (2.99%) Perl
1 4 (2.99%) PHP
1 4 (2.99%) SQL
1 4 (2.99%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (33.58%) CISA
2 36 (26.87%) CISM
3 17 (12.69%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (12.69%) CEH
4 12 (8.96%) Degree
4 12 (8.96%) CCNP
5 10 (7.46%) CRISC
6 9 (6.72%) CCIE
6 9 (6.72%) CCSP
7 8 (5.97%) ISEB
8 5 (3.73%) CCVP
8 5 (3.73%) CCIP
8 5 (3.73%) CCNA
8 5 (3.73%) CCDP
8 5 (3.73%) SSCP
9 4 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (2.99%) GIAC
9 4 (2.99%) CCDE
9 4 (2.99%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (52.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 48 (35.82%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.73%) COBIT
4 3 (2.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (1.49%) SLA
6 1 (0.75%) BS7799
System Software
1 15 (11.19%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.99%) vSphere
3 4 (2.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (1.49%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (2.99%) Nagios
1 4 (2.99%) NetBackup
1 4 (2.99%) Puppet
1 4 (2.99%) Cacti
1 4 (2.99%) SolarWinds Orion
1 4 (2.99%) Opsview
Vendors
1 20 (14.93%) Cisco
2 15 (11.19%) CheckPoint
3 11 (8.21%) Symantec
4 7 (5.22%) VMware
4 7 (5.22%) McAfee
5 6 (4.48%) Juniper
5 6 (4.48%) HP
5 6 (4.48%) IBM
6 5 (3.73%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.99%) NetApp
7 4 (2.99%) Veritas
7 4 (2.99%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.99%) Riverbed
7 4 (2.99%) SolarWinds
7 4 (2.99%) ArcSight
7 4 (2.99%) F5
8 3 (2.24%) Websense
9 2 (1.49%) Dell
9 2 (1.49%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.49%) Sourcefire
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EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer Network Defence
Salary: Dep on Experience, + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bens, bonus, car
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum +Min 18% bonus + car allowance + ben
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 12 days ago
Yeadon, Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £35k to £50k depending on level of experience
Posted: 26 days ago