Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 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
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 71 98
Rank change year-on-year -15 +27 -12
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 15 33 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.13% 2.42% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.23% 10.15% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 26 10
Coventry median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +12.36%
10th Percentile £40,950 £31,250 £42,250
90th Percentile £62,350 £87,500 £76,375
West Midlands median annual salary £54,250 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% -4.55% +10.00%

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 287 325 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 21.61% 23.81% 21.44%
Number of salaries quoted 219 274 260
Coventry median annual salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,375 £63,875
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 12 December 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Coventry

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (93.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (80.00%) CISM
4 8 (53.33%) Data Protection
5 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (40.00%) Firewall
6 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
6 6 (40.00%) Security Testing
7 5 (33.33%) SDLC
7 5 (33.33%) Degree
8 4 (26.67%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (26.67%) SSCP
8 4 (26.67%) TOGAF
8 4 (26.67%) Cryptography
8 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
8 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (26.67%) ITIL
8 4 (26.67%) VPN
8 4 (26.67%) SSL
8 4 (26.67%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (26.67%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (26.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 4 (26.67%) Email Filtering
8 4 (26.67%) Web Filtering
8 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (26.67%) Malware Detection/Protection

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 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) Network Security
2 4 (26.67%) SSL
2 4 (26.67%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) HTTP
3 2 (13.33%) NAS
3 2 (13.33%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (13.33%) Looker
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Fiddler
2 1 (6.67%) AppScan
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Security Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Information Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) Senior Information Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 5 (33.33%) Security Manager
5 4 (26.67%) IT Manager
5 4 (26.67%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (13.33%) Head of Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) Head of Security
7 1 (6.67%) Architecture Manager
7 1 (6.67%) CISSP Manager
7 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
7 1 (6.67%) Information Security Advisor
7 1 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
7 1 (6.67%) Security Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (26.67%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (26.67%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (13.33%) BYOD
3 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (13.33%) Public Cloud
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Kali Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (53.33%) Data Protection
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Security Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (33.33%) SDLC
6 4 (26.67%) Cryptography
6 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (26.67%) Email Filtering
6 4 (26.67%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (26.67%) ITIL
6 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (26.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 4 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (26.67%) OWASP
6 4 (26.67%) SIEM
6 4 (26.67%) TOGAF
6 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
6 4 (26.67%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Perl
1 2 (13.33%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) CISM
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (26.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (26.67%) SSCP
4 3 (20.00%) CEH
4 3 (20.00%) CRISC
5 2 (13.33%) CCSP
5 2 (13.33%) CISA
5 2 (13.33%) ISSEP
6 1 (6.67%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (6.67%) GIAC
6 1 (6.67%) OSCP
6 1 (6.67%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (93.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
3 3 (20.00%) GDPR
4 2 (13.33%) COBIT
4 2 (13.33%) NIST 800
4 2 (13.33%) PMO
5 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) HP Fortify
2 2 (13.33%) Nessus
3 1 (6.67%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) HP
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) Veracode
2 2 (13.33%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Qualys