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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 74 105
Rank change year-on-year -19 +31  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 39 71 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.98% 2.96% 1.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.75% 10.43% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 12 33 16
Median salary £32,500 £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.00% +44.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £56,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -1.78% +6.66%  

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 503 681 655
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 25.60% 28.39% 32.47%
Number of salaries quoted 380 444 513
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.52% -6.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 57 (65.52%) ITIL
2 56 (64.37%) CISM
3 48 (55.17%) Information Security
3 48 (55.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 42 (48.28%) Data Centre
5 40 (45.98%) Finance
6 35 (40.23%) CISA
7 30 (34.48%) PCI DSS
8 28 (32.18%) SIEM
9 27 (31.03%) Service Delivery
10 24 (27.59%) Data Security
10 24 (27.59%) ITIL Certification
10 24 (27.59%) Risk Management
11 20 (22.99%) Retail
12 19 (21.84%) Management Information System
12 19 (21.84%) Security Operations
13 17 (19.54%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (18.39%) SC Cleared
14 16 (18.39%) Security Cleared
14 16 (18.39%) Cybersecurity
14 16 (18.39%) Service Management
15 15 (17.24%) Incident Management
15 15 (17.24%) Data Protection
15 15 (17.24%) ITIL V3
16 14 (16.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 14 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (14.94%) Sentinel
17 13 (14.94%) Cryptography
17 13 (14.94%) Freedom of Information
17 13 (14.94%) assyst

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 (4.60%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.15%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (14.94%) assyst
1 13 (14.94%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) Office 365
2 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.79%) Firewall
2 7 (8.05%) Network Security
3 5 (5.75%) Wireshark
4 4 (4.60%) Skype
4 4 (4.60%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.30%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.15%) BGP
7 1 (1.15%) DHCP
7 1 (1.15%) DNS
7 1 (1.15%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.15%) FWSM
7 1 (1.15%) LAN
7 1 (1.15%) SNMP
7 1 (1.15%) SSL
7 1 (1.15%) TACACS
7 1 (1.15%) VLAN
7 1 (1.15%) VPN
7 1 (1.15%) WAN
7 1 (1.15%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 6 (6.90%) Burp Suite
2 4 (4.60%) Fiddler
General
1 40 (45.98%) Finance
2 20 (22.99%) Retail
3 1 (1.15%) Legal
3 1 (1.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (33.33%) Security Officer
2 24 (27.59%) Security Manager
3 23 (26.44%) Compliance Officer
3 23 (26.44%) Security Compliance Officer
4 16 (18.39%) Information Officer
4 16 (18.39%) Information Security Officer
5 15 (17.24%) Analyst
5 15 (17.24%) Compliance Manager
6 14 (16.09%) Security Analyst
7 12 (13.79%) Information Security Compliance Officer
8 10 (11.49%) Information Manager
8 10 (11.49%) Information Security Manager
9 8 (9.20%) Consultant
9 8 (9.20%) Operations Analyst
9 8 (9.20%) Security Operations Analyst
10 5 (5.75%) IT Security Officer
11 4 (4.60%) Audit Consultant
11 4 (4.60%) Compliance Consultant
11 4 (4.60%) Risk Consultant
11 4 (4.60%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.15%) OAuth
1 1 (1.15%) OpenID
1 1 (1.15%) SailPoint
1 1 (1.15%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (48.28%) Data Centre
2 19 (21.84%) Management Information System
3 14 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (14.94%) Freedom of Information
5 10 (11.49%) Cyber Attack
6 5 (5.75%) CESG
6 5 (5.75%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (4.60%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (2.30%) iPad
8 2 (2.30%) NHS
9 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.15%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 1 (1.15%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (1.15%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.49%) Windows
2 3 (3.45%) Unix
3 2 (2.30%) Linux
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (65.52%) ITIL
2 48 (55.17%) Information Security
3 28 (32.18%) SIEM
4 27 (31.03%) Service Delivery
5 24 (27.59%) Data Security
5 24 (27.59%) Risk Management
6 19 (21.84%) Security Operations
7 17 (19.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (18.39%) Cybersecurity
8 16 (18.39%) Service Management
9 15 (17.24%) Data Protection
9 15 (17.24%) Incident Management
9 15 (17.24%) ITIL V3
10 13 (14.94%) Continuous Improvement Process
10 13 (14.94%) Cryptography
10 13 (14.94%) IT Governance
10 13 (14.94%) Line Management
10 13 (14.94%) Problem Management
10 13 (14.94%) Security Monitoring
11 10 (11.49%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (64.37%) CISM
2 35 (40.23%) CISA
3 24 (27.59%) ITIL Certification
4 16 (18.39%) SC Cleared
4 16 (18.39%) Security Cleared
5 11 (12.64%) CEH
6 9 (10.34%) GIAC
7 8 (9.20%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 7 (8.05%) CISMP
8 7 (8.05%) OSCP
9 6 (6.90%) PCI QSA
10 5 (5.75%) CCNP
10 5 (5.75%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (5.75%) SANS
11 4 (4.60%) CESG Certified Professional
11 4 (4.60%) CLAS
12 3 (3.45%) CCNA
12 3 (3.45%) Degree
12 3 (3.45%) GCIA
12 3 (3.45%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (55.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (34.48%) PCI DSS
3 14 (16.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 13 (14.94%) Cyber Essentials
5 6 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 4 (4.60%) COBIT
6 4 (4.60%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 4 (4.60%) NIST 800
6 4 (4.60%) QA
7 2 (2.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (1.15%) GDPR
8 1 (1.15%) GPG13
8 1 (1.15%) ISO 14001
8 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (8.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (12.64%) QRadar
Vendors
1 11 (12.64%) IBM
2 3 (3.45%) LogRhythm
3 2 (2.30%) CheckPoint
3 2 (2.30%) Cisco
3 2 (2.30%) Computacenter
3 2 (2.30%) Juniper
3 2 (2.30%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.30%) Splunk
3 2 (2.30%) Tufin
4 1 (1.15%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.15%) CA
4 1 (1.15%) CyberArk
4 1 (1.15%) EMC
4 1 (1.15%) Forcepoint
4 1 (1.15%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.15%) McAfee
4 1 (1.15%) Qualys
4 1 (1.15%) Sourcefire
4 1 (1.15%) Symantec
4 1 (1.15%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 90000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago