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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 51 78 64
Rank change year-on-year +27 -14  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 17 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.04% 0.64% 1.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.66% 2.31% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 9
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £53,500 £55,104
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 116 216 198
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 20.71% 27.59% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 102 162 163
Median salary £46,000 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.58% +8.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Coventry

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 27 (71.05%) CISM
2 24 (63.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (55.26%) Information Security
4 18 (47.37%) PCI DSS
5 16 (42.11%) CISA
6 15 (39.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (28.95%) Risk Analysis
7 11 (28.95%) Finance
7 11 (28.95%) Firewall
8 10 (26.32%) Security Management
8 10 (26.32%) ISMS
8 10 (26.32%) SIEM
8 10 (26.32%) Vulnerability Management
8 10 (26.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 10 (26.32%) DDoS Mitigation
9 8 (21.05%) COBIT
9 8 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (18.42%) Security Architecture
10 7 (18.42%) Risk Management
11 6 (15.79%) BS7799
11 6 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 5 (13.16%) ITIL
12 5 (13.16%) Information Security Management
12 5 (13.16%) ISSMP
12 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (13.16%) People Management
13 4 (10.53%) CRISC
13 4 (10.53%) CISMP
13 4 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
13 4 (10.53%) Management Information System

CISSP
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) Firewall
2 3 (7.89%) LAN
2 3 (7.89%) Network Security
2 3 (7.89%) SNMP
2 3 (7.89%) VLAN
2 3 (7.89%) WAN
3 1 (2.63%) HTTP
3 1 (2.63%) MPLS
3 1 (2.63%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) VPN
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
2 2 (5.26%) Military
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Analyst
1 12 (31.58%) Security Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) IT Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) IT Security Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Senior Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Senior Security Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Security Manager
3 9 (23.68%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Information Manager
4 7 (18.42%) Information Security Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Head of Security
6 3 (7.89%) Architect
6 3 (7.89%) CISSP Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Governance Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Information Governance Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Information Risk Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Information Security Risk Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Security Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) BYOD
3 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Information Security
2 15 (39.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (28.95%) Risk Analysis
4 10 (26.32%) DDoS Mitigation
4 10 (26.32%) ISMS
4 10 (26.32%) Security Management
4 10 (26.32%) SIEM
4 10 (26.32%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (18.42%) Risk Management
6 7 (18.42%) Security Architecture
7 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (13.16%) Information Security Management
7 5 (13.16%) ITIL
7 5 (13.16%) People Management
8 4 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
9 3 (7.89%) SABSA
9 3 (7.89%) TOGAF
10 2 (5.26%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 27 (71.05%) CISM
2 16 (42.11%) CISA
3 5 (13.16%) ISSMP
4 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (10.53%) CISMP
4 4 (10.53%) CRISC
5 3 (7.89%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 3 (7.89%) CCSP
5 3 (7.89%) ISSAP
6 2 (5.26%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (5.26%) CLAS
6 2 (5.26%) PCI QSA
7 1 (2.63%) CCNA
7 1 (2.63%) CCNP
7 1 (2.63%) CEH
7 1 (2.63%) Degree
7 1 (2.63%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (63.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (47.37%) PCI DSS
3 8 (21.05%) COBIT
4 6 (15.79%) BS7799
4 6 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (5.26%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (5.26%) ISO27002
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco
1 1 (2.63%) Intel Security
1 1 (2.63%) Palo Alto
Coventry
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + car, pension, training/certification
Posted: 8 days ago