Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 72 100
Rank change year-on-year +2 +28 -11
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 40 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.05% 2.49% 0.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.20% 11.11% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 23 51 12
Coventry median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +11.63% -5.29%
10th Percentile £37,650 £46,750 £36,800
90th Percentile £67,250 £80,000 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £58,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% -5.98% +14.15%

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 303 297 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 23.11% 22.40% 25.84%
Number of salaries quoted 230 267 301
Coventry median annual salary £45,603 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.01% - -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,350 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,125 £56,750
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 36 (90.00%) Information Security
2 31 (77.50%) CISM
3 25 (62.50%) PCI DSS
4 23 (57.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (45.00%) CISA
5 18 (45.00%) Risk Management
6 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (40.00%) CEH
7 15 (37.50%) Security Testing
7 15 (37.50%) Waterfall
8 13 (32.50%) CRISC
9 12 (30.00%) DevOps
9 12 (30.00%) Finance
10 10 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
10 10 (25.00%) BYOD
10 10 (25.00%) IBM
11 9 (22.50%) Back Office
11 9 (22.50%) Games
11 9 (22.50%) Logistics
12 8 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
12 8 (20.00%) Firewall
12 8 (20.00%) OWASP
13 7 (17.50%) Degree
13 7 (17.50%) Data Protection
13 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
13 7 (17.50%) GDPR
13 7 (17.50%) HTTP
14 6 (15.00%) GIAC
14 6 (15.00%) SANS
14 6 (15.00%) Cybersecurity

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 2 (5.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) Firewall
2 7 (17.50%) HTTP
3 3 (7.50%) Network Security
4 1 (2.50%) Internet
4 1 (2.50%) LAN
4 1 (2.50%) MPLS
4 1 (2.50%) SAN
4 1 (2.50%) SNMP
4 1 (2.50%) SSL
4 1 (2.50%) VLAN
4 1 (2.50%) VPN
4 1 (2.50%) WAN
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) AppScan
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Back Office
2 9 (22.50%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Local Government
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Analyst
1 23 (57.50%) Security Analyst
2 16 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 16 (40.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 14 (35.00%) Security Manager
4 11 (27.50%) Information Analyst
4 11 (27.50%) Information Security Analyst
4 11 (27.50%) IT Analyst
4 11 (27.50%) IT Security Analyst
4 11 (27.50%) Senior Information Analyst
4 11 (27.50%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 10 (25.00%) Information Manager
5 10 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
6 5 (12.50%) Senior IT Security Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) CISSP Manager
7 4 (10.00%) Information Assurance Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Project Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Information Risk Manager
8 3 (7.50%) Operations Manager
8 3 (7.50%) Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) BYOD
2 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
3 5 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.50%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.50%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.50%) Internet of Things
6 1 (2.50%) Robotics
6 1 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.50%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Linux
1 5 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (90.00%) Information Security
2 18 (45.00%) Risk Management
3 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (37.50%) Security Testing
4 15 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 12 (30.00%) DevOps
6 10 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 9 (22.50%) Logistics
8 8 (20.00%) OWASP
8 8 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (17.50%) Data Protection
10 6 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
11 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
11 5 (12.50%) Source Code Analysis
11 5 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 4 (10.00%) Security Operations
13 3 (7.50%) Information Assurance
13 3 (7.50%) Line Management
13 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
13 3 (7.50%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 31 (77.50%) CISM
2 18 (45.00%) CISA
3 16 (40.00%) CEH
4 13 (32.50%) CRISC
5 7 (17.50%) Degree
6 6 (15.00%) GIAC
6 6 (15.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 6 (15.00%) OSCP
6 6 (15.00%) SANS
7 5 (12.50%) CCSP
7 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (10.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 3 (7.50%) CISMP
9 3 (7.50%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (5.00%) SSCP
11 1 (2.50%) CCNA
11 1 (2.50%) CCNP
11 1 (2.50%) GPEN
11 1 (2.50%) ISSAP
11 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (62.50%) PCI DSS
2 23 (57.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (17.50%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) HP Fortify
1 5 (12.50%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) IBM
2 5 (12.50%) Adobe
2 5 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 5 (12.50%) Cisco
2 5 (12.50%) Citrix
2 5 (12.50%) Forcepoint
2 5 (12.50%) HP
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Qualys
2 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 5 (12.50%) Symantec
2 5 (12.50%) Veracode
3 3 (7.50%) Capita