Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 89 92
Rank change year-on-year +22 +3 +2
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 27 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.47% 1.43% 1.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.57% 6.37% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 17
Coventry median annual salary £56,000 £60,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +29.03% -7.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £47,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £69,750 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £57,250 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.09% -8.33% +12.15%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Coventry
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 199 314 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 18.17% 22.43% 25.60%
Number of salaries quoted 158 279 311
Coventry median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,663 £63,100 £56,500
West Midlands median annual salary £44,898 £40,591 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.61% +1.48% -

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing CISSP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Coventry

CISSP
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for CISSP in Coventry

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Coventry over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, IT jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 24 (88.89%) Information Security
2 19 (70.37%) PCI DSS
3 18 (66.67%) CISM
4 15 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (48.15%) Security Testing
6 11 (40.74%) Risk Management
7 10 (37.04%) CISA
7 10 (37.04%) CEH
7 10 (37.04%) OWASP
8 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (29.63%) GDPR
10 7 (25.93%) Retail
10 7 (25.93%) Mobile Device Management
10 7 (25.93%) BYOD
11 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
11 6 (22.22%) CRISC
11 6 (22.22%) Linux
11 6 (22.22%) HTTP
12 5 (18.52%) GIAC
12 5 (18.52%) DevOps
13 4 (14.81%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
13 4 (14.81%) Firewall
13 4 (14.81%) IBM
14 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
14 3 (11.11%) Adobe
14 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
14 3 (11.11%) Cisco
14 3 (11.11%) Citrix
14 3 (11.11%) Windows

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Office 365
2 2 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) HTTP
2 4 (14.81%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) AppScan
General
1 7 (25.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Analyst
1 18 (66.67%) Security Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Information Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Information Security Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Information Manager
4 6 (22.22%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (22.22%) Security Manager
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Security Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Senior IT Security Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) SOC Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) CISSP Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Information Risk Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Information Security Risk Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Risk Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) BYOD
2 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Information Security
2 13 (48.15%) Security Testing
3 11 (40.74%) Risk Management
4 10 (37.04%) OWASP
5 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (25.93%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
8 5 (18.52%) DevOps
9 3 (11.11%) Compliance Audit
9 3 (11.11%) Information Assurance
9 3 (11.11%) Network Architecture
9 3 (11.11%) Security Operations
9 3 (11.11%) SIEM
10 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (7.41%) Proactive Monitoring
10 2 (7.41%) Risk Analysis
11 1 (3.70%) Data Flow Diagram
11 1 (3.70%) Source Code Analysis
11 1 (3.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) CISM
2 10 (37.04%) CEH
2 10 (37.04%) CISA
3 6 (22.22%) CRISC
4 5 (18.52%) GIAC
5 4 (14.81%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 3 (11.11%) Degree
6 3 (11.11%) SANS
7 2 (7.41%) CISMP
7 2 (7.41%) OSCP
8 1 (3.70%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (3.70%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (70.37%) PCI DSS
2 15 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (29.63%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Fortify
1 1 (3.70%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) IBM
2 3 (11.11%) Adobe
2 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco
2 3 (11.11%) Citrix
2 3 (11.11%) CyberArk
2 3 (11.11%) Forcepoint
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 3 (11.11%) Splunk
2 3 (11.11%) Symantec
3 1 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) Qualys
3 1 (3.70%) Veracode