Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 90 95
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5 -2
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 15 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.09% 1.61% 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.14% 6.43% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 15
Coventry median annual salary £51,250 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.89% -5.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £38,175 £31,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £68,450 £86,500 £77,000
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +4.55% +15.79%

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 292 373 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 21.16% 25.05% 21.10%
Number of salaries quoted 258 310 269
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £23,950
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - -

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 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 October 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%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (93.33%) Information Security
3 9 (60.00%) Security Architecture
4 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
4 8 (53.33%) CISM
5 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (46.67%) PCI DSS
6 6 (40.00%) OWASP
6 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (40.00%) CRISC
6 6 (40.00%) TOGAF
6 6 (40.00%) Firewall
6 6 (40.00%) SAN
7 5 (33.33%) NetApp
7 5 (33.33%) HP
7 5 (33.33%) CISA
7 5 (33.33%) Perl
7 5 (33.33%) Linux
7 5 (33.33%) Python
7 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
7 5 (33.33%) Nessus
7 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (33.33%) ISSEP
7 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
7 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (33.33%) NAS
7 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
7 5 (33.33%) Fiddler
7 5 (33.33%) Network Security

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 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
1 6 (40.00%) SAN
2 5 (33.33%) NAS
2 5 (33.33%) Network Security
3 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (6.67%) HTTP
4 1 (6.67%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) MPLS
4 1 (6.67%) SNMP
4 1 (6.67%) VLAN
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 5 (33.33%) Looker
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Head of Architecture
1 5 (33.33%) Head of Security
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Information Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Information Security Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Security Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Architecture Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security Advisor
4 2 (13.33%) Security Advisor
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Information Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) AWS Architect
5 1 (6.67%) CISSP Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) CISSP Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Principal Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) BYOD
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Kali Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Information Security
2 9 (60.00%) Security Architecture
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) OWASP
4 6 (40.00%) TOGAF
4 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
5 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
6 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
7 3 (20.00%) DevOps
7 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance
7 3 (20.00%) ISMS
7 3 (20.00%) SDLC
7 3 (20.00%) Security Management
7 3 (20.00%) Security Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Perl
1 5 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) CISM
2 6 (40.00%) CRISC
3 5 (33.33%) CISA
3 5 (33.33%) ISSEP
4 4 (26.67%) Degree
5 3 (20.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (13.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
7 1 (6.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (6.67%) CCNA
7 1 (6.67%) CCNP
7 1 (6.67%) CCSP
7 1 (6.67%) CEH
7 1 (6.67%) CLAS
7 1 (6.67%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (6.67%) ISSAP
7 1 (6.67%) ISSMP
7 1 (6.67%) SANS
7 1 (6.67%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (46.67%) PCI DSS
3 5 (33.33%) NIST 800
4 2 (13.33%) ISO 14001
4 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
5 1 (6.67%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (6.67%) GDPR
5 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) HP Fortify
1 5 (33.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) HP
1 5 (33.33%) NetApp
1 5 (33.33%) Veracode
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft