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 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 199 144 196
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +52
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 57 77 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.78% 1.42% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.29% 5.72% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 48 40 17
Average salary £45,000 £51,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -21.53%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -6.81%
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
1732 1345 1305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.61% 24.88% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1380 1052 1052
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 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 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
West Yorkshire -46 49 £45,000 -5.26% 8
North Yorkshire -19 3 £32,500 -50.00%
South Yorkshire -18 2 £52,500 +50.00% 1
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 110 (84.62%) Information Security
2 66 (50.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 50 (38.46%) Finance
4 46 (35.38%) PCI DSS
5 44 (33.85%) Risk Management
6 39 (30.00%) Management Information System
7 38 (29.23%) CISA
8 33 (25.38%) CISM
9 31 (23.85%) Firewall
10 28 (21.54%) Windows
11 23 (17.69%) Security Management
12 22 (16.92%) ITIL
13 20 (15.38%) DNS
14 19 (14.62%) Cisco
15 18 (13.85%) Internet
15 18 (13.85%) Risk Analysis
16 17 (13.08%) Penetration Testing
16 17 (13.08%) Information Security Management
16 17 (13.08%) Project Management
17 16 (12.31%) Risk Assessment
17 16 (12.31%) Active Directory
18 15 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
18 15 (11.54%) CEH
19 14 (10.77%) Network Security
19 14 (10.77%) CheckPoint
20 13 (10.00%) iPhone
20 13 (10.00%) iPad
21 12 (9.23%) Degree
21 12 (9.23%) Service Delivery
22 11 (8.46%) Symantec

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (4.62%) IIS
2 4 (3.08%) Apache
2 4 (3.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.77%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 31 (23.85%) Firewall
2 20 (15.38%) DNS
3 18 (13.85%) Internet
4 14 (10.77%) Network Security
5 6 (4.62%) HTTPS
5 6 (4.62%) SSL
5 6 (4.62%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.85%) WAN
6 5 (3.85%) Wireshark
7 4 (3.08%) NAS
7 4 (3.08%) LAN
7 4 (3.08%) SAN
7 4 (3.08%) DMZ
8 3 (2.31%) MPLS
9 2 (1.54%) RTSP
9 2 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (1.54%) Multicast
9 2 (1.54%) OSPF
9 2 (1.54%) SNMP
9 2 (1.54%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.08%) Relational Database
1 4 (3.08%) RDBMS
1 4 (3.08%) MySQL
1 4 (3.08%) Informix
2 3 (2.31%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.54%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.54%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (3.08%) JIRA
1 4 (3.08%) Subversion
1 4 (3.08%) Jenkins
1 4 (3.08%) Hudson
1 4 (3.08%) Git (software)
General
1 50 (38.46%) Finance
2 8 (6.15%) Banking
3 5 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.08%) Retail
4 4 (3.08%) Games
5 3 (2.31%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (27.69%) Consultant
2 33 (25.38%) Security Consultant
3 32 (24.62%) Analyst
4 27 (20.77%) Security Analyst
5 18 (13.85%) Head of Security
6 15 (11.54%) IT Security Analyst
7 11 (8.46%) IT Consultant
7 11 (8.46%) IT Security Consultant
7 11 (8.46%) Security Officer
8 9 (6.92%) Information Security Consultant
8 9 (6.92%) Information Security Officer
9 7 (5.38%) Senior Consultant
9 7 (5.38%) Senior Security Consultant
9 7 (5.38%) Security Manager
10 6 (4.62%) Architect
10 6 (4.62%) Senior Manager
11 4 (3.08%) Lead Business Analyst
11 4 (3.08%) Network Manager
11 4 (3.08%) Senior Security Analyst
11 4 (3.08%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.62%) Middleware
2 4 (3.08%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (2.31%) .NET
3 3 (2.31%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.31%) WinForms
3 3 (2.31%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 39 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 13 (10.00%) iPhone
2 13 (10.00%) iPad
3 4 (3.08%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (3.08%) RMADS
3 4 (3.08%) IBM XIV
3 4 (3.08%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (2.31%) NHS
5 2 (1.54%) CESG
5 2 (1.54%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.54%) Windows
2 7 (5.38%) Linux
3 5 (3.85%) UNIX
4 4 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.08%) Solaris
5 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (84.62%) Information Security
2 44 (33.85%) Risk Management
3 23 (17.69%) Security Management
4 22 (16.92%) ITIL
5 18 (13.85%) Risk Analysis
6 17 (13.08%) Penetration Testing
6 17 (13.08%) Information Security Management
6 17 (13.08%) Project Management
7 16 (12.31%) Risk Assessment
8 12 (9.23%) Service Delivery
9 11 (8.46%) Business Continuity
9 11 (8.46%) Business Development
10 8 (6.15%) Ethical Hacking
10 8 (6.15%) Data Protection
10 8 (6.15%) SIEM
11 7 (5.38%) E-Commerce
11 7 (5.38%) Practice Management
11 7 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (5.38%) Security Architecture
11 7 (5.38%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.08%) Bash Shell
1 4 (3.08%) Perl
1 4 (3.08%) PHP
1 4 (3.08%) SQL
1 4 (3.08%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.77%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (29.23%) CISA
2 33 (25.38%) CISM
3 15 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (11.54%) CEH
4 12 (9.23%) Degree
5 11 (8.46%) CRISC
6 10 (7.69%) CCIE
6 10 (7.69%) CCNP
7 8 (6.15%) CCSP
8 7 (5.38%) ISEB
8 7 (5.38%) SSCP
9 5 (3.85%) CCNA
9 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (3.85%) GIAC
9 5 (3.85%) PCI QSA
10 4 (3.08%) CCDE
10 4 (3.08%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (3.08%) CCSE
10 4 (3.08%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (50.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 46 (35.38%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.08%) COBIT
4 3 (2.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.54%) SLA
5 2 (1.54%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.77%) BS25999
System Software
1 16 (12.31%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.08%) vSphere
3 4 (3.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (1.54%) Snort
4 2 (1.54%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (3.08%) Opsview
1 4 (3.08%) Puppet
1 4 (3.08%) Cacti
1 4 (3.08%) SolarWinds Orion
1 4 (3.08%) NetBackup
1 4 (3.08%) Nagios
2 1 (0.77%) Nessus
Vendors
1 19 (14.62%) Cisco
2 14 (10.77%) CheckPoint
3 11 (8.46%) Symantec
4 10 (7.69%) VMware
5 7 (5.38%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.38%) McAfee
6 6 (4.62%) Juniper
6 6 (4.62%) HP
6 6 (4.62%) IBM
7 4 (3.08%) ArcSight
7 4 (3.08%) F5
7 4 (3.08%) Riverbed
7 4 (3.08%) SolarWinds
7 4 (3.08%) NetApp
7 4 (3.08%) Veritas
7 4 (3.08%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.31%) Websense
9 2 (1.54%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.54%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.54%) Sourcefire
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Flexabile for the right candidate
Posted: 5 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: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago