The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 113 162
Rank change year-on-year -15 +49  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 30 54 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.20% 1.85% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.54% 8.39% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 18 44 7
Median salary £52,500 £58,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.63% +30.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,300 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.34% +9.52%  

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 Leeds.

Academic & Professional Certification
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 459 644 718
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 18.30% 22.02% 21.76%
Number of salaries quoted 335 542 560
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £43,298
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -4.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

CISSP
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP in Leeds.

Salary trend for CISSP in Leeds

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Leeds over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 44 (97.78%) Information Security
2 43 (95.56%) CISM
3 38 (84.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (62.22%) Risk Management
4 28 (62.22%) CISA
5 24 (53.33%) PCI DSS
6 22 (48.89%) CEH
7 20 (44.44%) Finance
7 20 (44.44%) GIAC
8 17 (37.78%) Management Information System
8 17 (37.78%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (28.89%) SSCP
9 13 (28.89%) E-Commerce
9 13 (28.89%) SANS
10 12 (26.67%) High Availability
11 9 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
11 9 (20.00%) Security Operations
11 9 (20.00%) ITIL
11 9 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
12 8 (17.78%) Degree
12 8 (17.78%) Security Management
13 7 (15.56%) Information Security Management
13 7 (15.56%) ISMS
13 7 (15.56%) CSSLP
14 6 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
14 6 (13.33%) Security Monitoring
14 6 (13.33%) IT Audit
14 6 (13.33%) Firewall
14 6 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 6 (13.33%) Internet

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) Firewall
1 6 (13.33%) Internet
2 2 (4.44%) Network Security
3 1 (2.22%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Games
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Analyst
1 17 (37.78%) Security Analyst
2 14 (31.11%) Security Manager
3 13 (28.89%) Information Analyst
3 13 (28.89%) Information Security Analyst
4 12 (26.67%) CISSP Analyst
4 12 (26.67%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
5 8 (17.78%) Consultant
5 8 (17.78%) Information Security Consultant
5 8 (17.78%) Security Consultant
6 5 (11.11%) Information Manager
6 5 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
6 5 (11.11%) Operational Security Manager
6 5 (11.11%) Operations Manager
6 5 (11.11%) Security Operations Manager
6 5 (11.11%) SOC Manager
7 4 (8.89%) Governance Manager
7 4 (8.89%) Risk Manager
7 4 (8.89%) Security Specialist
8 3 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (37.78%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.67%) NHS
3 2 (4.44%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.22%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Linux
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
1 3 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (97.78%) Information Security
2 28 (62.22%) Risk Management
3 13 (28.89%) E-Commerce
4 12 (26.67%) High Availability
5 9 (20.00%) ITIL
5 9 (20.00%) Security Operations
6 8 (17.78%) Security Management
7 7 (15.56%) Information Security Management
7 7 (15.56%) ISMS
8 6 (13.33%) IT Audit
8 6 (13.33%) Security Monitoring
8 6 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (11.11%) Attack Monitoring
9 5 (11.11%) Change Management
9 5 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (11.11%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 5 (11.11%) SIEM
9 5 (11.11%) Statistics
9 5 (11.11%) Threat Intelligence
10 4 (8.89%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 43 (95.56%) CISM
2 28 (62.22%) CISA
3 22 (48.89%) CEH
4 20 (44.44%) GIAC
5 13 (28.89%) SANS
5 13 (28.89%) SSCP
6 9 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
6 9 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
7 8 (17.78%) Degree
8 7 (15.56%) CSSLP
9 4 (8.89%) CCNA
9 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (6.67%) CCDA
10 3 (6.67%) CISMP
10 3 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (6.67%) CREST Certified
10 3 (6.67%) Master's Degree
11 2 (4.44%) CLAS
12 1 (2.22%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (84.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (53.33%) PCI DSS
3 6 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 2 (4.44%) GDPR
6 1 (2.22%) COBIT
6 1 (2.22%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (2.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) WMI
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Cisco
1 5 (11.11%) Symantec
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
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