Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 73 101
Rank change year-on-year -14 +28 -11
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 24 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.78% 2.28% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.38% 10.77% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 7
Coventry median annual salary £55,000 £49,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.68% -10.45% -4.35%
10th Percentile £41,700 £45,375 £41,500
90th Percentile £62,300 £87,125 £63,250
West Midlands median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.00% -9.09% +8.91%

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 325 260 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 24.07% 21.21% 24.25%
Number of salaries quoted 222 215 275
Coventry median annual salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.88% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,000 £23,100
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,300 £60,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - -1.23% +1.25%

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 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 23 (95.83%) CISM
1 23 (95.83%) Information Security
2 19 (79.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (50.00%) Security Testing
4 11 (45.83%) Data Protection
5 10 (41.67%) PCI DSS
6 9 (37.50%) CEH
6 9 (37.50%) Risk Management
6 9 (37.50%) CRISC
7 8 (33.33%) Waterfall
7 8 (33.33%) Finance
7 8 (33.33%) CISA
8 7 (29.17%) Games
8 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (29.17%) Back Office
8 7 (29.17%) Logistics
8 7 (29.17%) DevOps
8 7 (29.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 6 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (25.00%) Degree
9 6 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (25.00%) ITIL
9 6 (25.00%) SSCP
9 6 (25.00%) Firewall
10 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
10 5 (20.83%) IBM
10 5 (20.83%) HTTP
10 5 (20.83%) VPN
10 5 (20.83%) SSL

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 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.83%) HTTP
2 5 (20.83%) SSL
2 5 (20.83%) VPN
3 2 (8.33%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) AppScan
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Back Office
2 7 (29.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Analyst
1 15 (62.50%) Security Analyst
2 13 (54.17%) Information Analyst
2 13 (54.17%) Information Security Analyst
3 12 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
3 12 (50.00%) Senior Information Analyst
3 12 (50.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 12 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 8 (33.33%) Security Manager
5 6 (25.00%) IT Manager
5 6 (25.00%) IT Security Manager
6 3 (12.50%) Information Assurance Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Project Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) CISSP Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Information Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Operational Security Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Operations Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Security Operations Manager
7 2 (8.33%) SOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (20.83%) BYOD
2 5 (20.83%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Public Cloud
3 2 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Information Security
2 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Security Testing
3 11 (45.83%) Data Protection
4 9 (37.50%) Risk Management
5 8 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 7 (29.17%) DevOps
6 7 (29.17%) Logistics
7 6 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (25.00%) ITIL
8 5 (20.83%) Cryptography
8 5 (20.83%) Email Filtering
8 5 (20.83%) Identity Access Management
8 5 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (20.83%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (20.83%) OWASP
8 5 (20.83%) SIEM
8 5 (20.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (20.83%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (20.83%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 23 (95.83%) CISM
2 9 (37.50%) CEH
2 9 (37.50%) CRISC
3 8 (33.33%) CISA
4 7 (29.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (25.00%) Degree
5 6 (25.00%) SSCP
6 5 (20.83%) CCSP
7 4 (16.67%) GIAC
7 4 (16.67%) OSCP
8 2 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (4.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (79.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (41.67%) PCI DSS
3 4 (16.67%) GDPR
4 2 (8.33%) COBIT
4 2 (8.33%) PMO
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) HP Fortify
1 4 (16.67%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) IBM
2 4 (16.67%) HP
2 4 (16.67%) Qualys
2 4 (16.67%) Veracode
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Adobe
4 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) Forcepoint
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) Symantec