The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 72 105
Rank change year-on-year -18 +33  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 44 73 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.27% 3.06% 1.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.78% 10.40% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 43 20
Median salary £42,500 £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.61% +44.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £43,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,600 £77,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £53,272
% change year-on-year -4.34% +7.93%  

CISSP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 501 702 576
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 25.88% 29.40% 31.65%
Number of salaries quoted 363 471 440
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing CISSP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Birmingham

CISSP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for CISSP in Birmingham

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Birmingham over the 3 months to 28 May 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 May 2017, IT jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 66 (64.08%) CISM
2 58 (56.31%) ITIL
3 56 (54.37%) Information Security
4 52 (50.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 45 (43.69%) Data Centre
6 42 (40.78%) Finance
7 38 (36.89%) CISA
7 38 (36.89%) SIEM
8 34 (33.01%) PCI DSS
9 30 (29.13%) Risk Management
9 30 (29.13%) Service Delivery
10 25 (24.27%) Data Security
10 25 (24.27%) ITIL Certification
10 25 (24.27%) Security Operations
11 23 (22.33%) Management Information System
12 22 (21.36%) Cybersecurity
13 21 (20.39%) Firewall
14 19 (18.45%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (18.45%) Security Cleared
15 18 (17.48%) Continuous Improvement
15 18 (17.48%) CEH
16 17 (16.50%) Service Management
16 17 (16.50%) SC Cleared
17 16 (15.53%) Data Protection
17 16 (15.53%) ITIL V3
17 16 (15.53%) Incident Management
17 16 (15.53%) Retail
18 15 (14.56%) Sentinel
18 15 (14.56%) GIAC
18 15 (14.56%) Risk Assessment

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.97%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 15 (14.56%) Sentinel
2 14 (13.59%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) Office 365
2 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (20.39%) Firewall
2 13 (12.62%) Network Security
3 10 (9.71%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (7.77%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.85%) Wireshark
6 4 (3.88%) Skype
7 2 (1.94%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.97%) BGP
8 1 (0.97%) DHCP
8 1 (0.97%) DNS
8 1 (0.97%) FWSM
8 1 (0.97%) LAN
8 1 (0.97%) MPLS
8 1 (0.97%) OSPF
8 1 (0.97%) SSL
8 1 (0.97%) TACACS
8 1 (0.97%) VLAN
8 1 (0.97%) VPN
8 1 (0.97%) WAN
8 1 (0.97%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.88%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Burp Suite
1 4 (3.88%) Fiddler
General
1 42 (40.78%) Finance
2 16 (15.53%) Retail
3 2 (1.94%) Banking
4 1 (0.97%) Legal
4 1 (0.97%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (33.01%) Security Officer
2 28 (27.18%) Security Manager
3 23 (22.33%) Compliance Officer
3 23 (22.33%) Security Compliance Officer
4 19 (18.45%) Information Officer
4 19 (18.45%) Information Security Officer
5 17 (16.50%) Analyst
5 17 (16.50%) Compliance Manager
6 14 (13.59%) Security Analyst
7 12 (11.65%) Information Security Compliance Officer
8 10 (9.71%) Consultant
8 10 (9.71%) Information Manager
8 10 (9.71%) Information Security Manager
9 9 (8.74%) IT Security Officer
9 9 (8.74%) Operations Analyst
10 8 (7.77%) Security Operations Specialist
10 8 (7.77%) Security Specialist
11 7 (6.80%) Security Operations Analyst
12 5 (4.85%) Risk Officer
12 5 (4.85%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.97%) OAuth
1 1 (0.97%) OpenID
1 1 (0.97%) SailPoint
1 1 (0.97%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (43.69%) Data Centre
2 23 (22.33%) Management Information System
3 19 (18.45%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (13.59%) Freedom of Information
5 12 (11.65%) Security Operations Centre
6 8 (7.77%) CESG
6 8 (7.77%) Cyber Attack
7 7 (6.80%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (2.91%) Cyber Defence
8 3 (2.91%) NHS
9 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.97%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 1 (0.97%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.97%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.65%) Windows
2 10 (9.71%) Unix
3 3 (2.91%) Linux
4 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (56.31%) ITIL
2 56 (54.37%) Information Security
3 38 (36.89%) SIEM
4 30 (29.13%) Risk Management
4 30 (29.13%) Service Delivery
5 25 (24.27%) Data Security
5 25 (24.27%) Security Operations
6 22 (21.36%) Cybersecurity
7 18 (17.48%) Continuous Improvement
8 17 (16.50%) Service Management
9 16 (15.53%) Data Protection
9 16 (15.53%) Incident Management
9 16 (15.53%) ITIL V3
10 15 (14.56%) Line Management
10 15 (14.56%) Risk Assessment
11 14 (13.59%) Continuous Improvement Process
11 14 (13.59%) Cryptography
11 14 (13.59%) IT Governance
11 14 (13.59%) Problem Management
12 11 (10.68%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.94%) Perl
1 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 66 (64.08%) CISM
2 38 (36.89%) CISA
3 25 (24.27%) ITIL Certification
4 19 (18.45%) Security Cleared
5 18 (17.48%) CEH
6 17 (16.50%) SC Cleared
7 15 (14.56%) GIAC
8 10 (9.71%) CISMP
9 9 (8.74%) CCNP
9 9 (8.74%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (8.74%) SANS
10 8 (7.77%) OSCP
11 7 (6.80%) CCNA
11 7 (6.80%) GCIA
11 7 (6.80%) GCIH
11 7 (6.80%) Network+ Certification
12 6 (5.83%) PCI QSA
13 5 (4.85%) Degree
14 4 (3.88%) CESG Certified Professional
14 4 (3.88%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (50.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (33.01%) PCI DSS
3 14 (13.59%) Cyber Essentials
4 7 (6.80%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 7 (6.80%) QA
5 6 (5.83%) ISO/IEC 27002
6 5 (4.85%) COBIT
7 2 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.97%) GDPR
8 1 (0.97%) GPG13
8 1 (0.97%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.97%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (8.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (8.74%) QRadar
Vendors
1 9 (8.74%) IBM
2 5 (4.85%) LogRhythm
3 4 (3.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.94%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.94%) Cisco
4 2 (1.94%) Computacenter
4 2 (1.94%) Juniper
4 2 (1.94%) McAfee
4 2 (1.94%) Splunk
4 2 (1.94%) Tufin
5 1 (0.97%) AlgoSec
5 1 (0.97%) ArcSight
5 1 (0.97%) CyberArk
5 1 (0.97%) F5
5 1 (0.97%) FireEye
5 1 (0.97%) Forcepoint
5 1 (0.97%) Palo Alto
5 1 (0.97%) Rapid7
5 1 (0.97%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.97%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 80000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago