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 3 months to 28 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 / Coventry
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 64 71
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 15 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.98% 1.13% 1.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.57% 4.76% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 11
Median salary £59,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.00% -  
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 Coventry.

Academic & Professional Certification
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 175 168 172
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 23.09% 23.73% 21.55%
Number of salaries quoted 161 139 143
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 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 Coventry region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 26 (78.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (69.70%) Information Security
3 20 (60.61%) CISM
3 20 (60.61%) Security Architecture
4 16 (48.48%) PCI DSS
5 14 (42.42%) CRISC
5 14 (42.42%) CISA
6 13 (39.39%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (39.39%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 11 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 11 (33.33%) Risk Management
8 10 (30.30%) TOGAF
8 10 (30.30%) ISMS
9 9 (27.27%) Security Management
10 8 (24.24%) SAN
10 8 (24.24%) NIST 800
11 7 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (21.21%) Firewall
11 7 (21.21%) Finance
11 7 (21.21%) Network Security
11 7 (21.21%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (21.21%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (18.18%) SABSA
12 6 (18.18%) Information Assurance
12 6 (18.18%) ISSAP
12 6 (18.18%) ISSMP
12 6 (18.18%) VLAN
12 6 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
12 6 (18.18%) SNMP
12 6 (18.18%) CCSP

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) SAN
2 7 (21.21%) Firewall
2 7 (21.21%) Network Security
3 6 (18.18%) LAN
3 6 (18.18%) SNMP
3 6 (18.18%) VLAN
3 6 (18.18%) WAN
4 4 (12.12%) MPLS
4 4 (12.12%) NAS
5 3 (9.09%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Hadoop
1 4 (12.12%) Looker
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Fiddler
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Military
3 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Consultant
2 6 (18.18%) Architect
2 6 (18.18%) Security Architect
2 6 (18.18%) Security Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Audit Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) CISSP Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Compliance Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Head of Architecture
3 4 (12.12%) Head of Security
3 4 (12.12%) Information Security Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Principal Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Principal Security Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Risk Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Security Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Security Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Security Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.03%) BYOD
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Kali Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Unix
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) Information Security
2 20 (60.61%) Security Architecture
3 13 (39.39%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 10 (30.30%) ISMS
5 10 (30.30%) TOGAF
6 9 (27.27%) Security Management
7 7 (21.21%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (21.21%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (18.18%) Information Assurance
8 6 (18.18%) ITIL
8 6 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (18.18%) SABSA
9 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (15.15%) OWASP
9 5 (15.15%) Security Operations
9 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
10 4 (12.12%) Business Development
10 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
10 4 (12.12%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) Perl
1 4 (12.12%) Python
2 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (60.61%) CISM
2 14 (42.42%) CISA
2 14 (42.42%) CRISC
3 13 (39.39%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 7 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (18.18%) CCSP
5 6 (18.18%) ISSAP
5 6 (18.18%) ISSMP
6 5 (15.15%) Degree
7 4 (12.12%) CCNA
7 4 (12.12%) CCNP
7 4 (12.12%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (12.12%) CISMP
7 4 (12.12%) CLAS
7 4 (12.12%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
7 4 (12.12%) ISSEP
7 4 (12.12%) PCI QSA
7 4 (12.12%) SANS
8 3 (9.09%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (3.03%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (78.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (48.48%) PCI DSS
3 8 (24.24%) NIST 800
4 5 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 4 (12.12%) COBIT
5 4 (12.12%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (6.06%) ISO 14001
6 2 (6.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) HP Fortify
1 4 (12.12%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) HP
1 4 (12.12%) NetApp
1 4 (12.12%) Veracode
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft