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 29 April 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
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 107 148
Rank change year-on-year -29 +41  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 24 67 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.94% 2.08% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.90% 9.74% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19 49 16
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +33.33%  
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 Leeds.

Academic & Professional Certification
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 490 688 800
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 19.20% 21.37% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 408 538 610
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 49 (89.09%) CISM
2 43 (78.18%) CISA
2 43 (78.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 42 (76.36%) Information Security
4 33 (60.00%) SSCP
5 27 (49.09%) Security+ Certification
5 27 (49.09%) CompTIA Security+
6 26 (47.27%) Firewall
7 25 (45.45%) Degree
8 24 (43.64%) PCI DSS
8 24 (43.64%) ITIL
9 18 (32.73%) CEH
10 15 (27.27%) CISMP
10 15 (27.27%) GIAC
11 14 (25.45%) Finance
12 13 (23.64%) Management Information System
12 13 (23.64%) Risk Management
13 10 (18.18%) Internet
14 9 (16.36%) SANS
14 9 (16.36%) Vulnerability Management
15 7 (12.73%) CREST Certified
15 7 (12.73%) Windows
15 7 (12.73%) CSSLP
15 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (10.91%) Legal
17 5 (9.09%) Security Management
17 5 (9.09%) Change Management
17 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce
17 5 (9.09%) Cisco
17 5 (9.09%) Network Security

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (47.27%) Firewall
2 10 (18.18%) Internet
3 5 (9.09%) Network Security
4 4 (7.27%) Wireless
4 4 (7.27%) Wireless Security
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Legal
3 4 (7.27%) Publishing
4 1 (1.82%) Games
4 1 (1.82%) Local Government
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Analyst
1 19 (34.55%) Security Analyst
2 15 (27.27%) IT Analyst
2 15 (27.27%) IT Security Analyst
3 11 (20.00%) Security Manager
4 10 (18.18%) IT Engineer
4 10 (18.18%) IT Security Engineer
4 10 (18.18%) Security Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Consultant
5 5 (9.09%) Information Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Information Manager
5 5 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
5 5 (9.09%) Risk Manager
6 4 (7.27%) CISSP Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Governance Manager
6 4 (7.27%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Penetration Tester
6 4 (7.27%) Security Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Management Information System
2 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.27%) CESG
3 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.45%) NHS
5 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.82%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Windows
2 4 (7.27%) Unix
3 3 (5.45%) Linux
3 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (76.36%) Information Security
2 24 (43.64%) ITIL
3 13 (23.64%) Risk Management
4 9 (16.36%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (9.09%) Change Management
5 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 5 (9.09%) Security Management
6 4 (7.27%) High Availability
6 4 (7.27%) Information Security Management
6 4 (7.27%) ISMS
6 4 (7.27%) IT Governance
6 4 (7.27%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (7.27%) Security Operations
6 4 (7.27%) SIEM
7 3 (5.45%) Asset Management
7 3 (5.45%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (5.45%) Data Protection
7 3 (5.45%) Data Security
7 3 (5.45%) Security Architecture
7 3 (5.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.27%) C
1 4 (7.27%) C++
1 4 (7.27%) Java
1 4 (7.27%) Perl
1 4 (7.27%) PHP
1 4 (7.27%) Python
1 4 (7.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 49 (89.09%) CISM
2 43 (78.18%) CISA
3 33 (60.00%) SSCP
4 27 (49.09%) CompTIA Security+
4 27 (49.09%) Security+ Certification
5 25 (45.45%) Degree
6 18 (32.73%) CEH
7 15 (27.27%) CISMP
7 15 (27.27%) GIAC
8 9 (16.36%) SANS
9 7 (12.73%) CREST Certified
9 7 (12.73%) CSSLP
10 4 (7.27%) OSCP
10 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
10 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
11 3 (5.45%) CCDA
11 3 (5.45%) CCNA
11 3 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (3.64%) CLAS
13 1 (1.82%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (78.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (43.64%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.64%) ISO22301
3 2 (3.64%) ISO27002
3 2 (3.64%) ISO27005
3 2 (3.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.82%) COBIT
4 1 (1.82%) GDPR
4 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 17799
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Cisco
2 2 (3.64%) Splunk
2 2 (3.64%) Symantec
3 1 (1.82%) CyberArk
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle
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