Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 98 88
Rank change year-on-year +11 -10 +2
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 11 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.12% 0.40% 1.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.53% 2.09% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 12
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,750 £67,500
East Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -13.64% -

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 146 239 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 14.88% 19.35% 23.59%
Number of salaries quoted 134 202 243
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £22,575 £24,325 £20,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £59,500 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +10.39% +2.67%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

Job postings citing CISSP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Leicestershire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for CISSP in Leicestershire

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Leicestershire

CISSP
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 24 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Market Harborough - 6 £33,750 -
Leicester -2 4 £65,000 +52.94% 1
CISSP
East Midlands

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

1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
1 11 (100.00%) CISM
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 11 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
2 7 (63.64%) Office 365
3 6 (54.55%) IaaS
3 6 (54.55%) Patch Management
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) Citrix
3 6 (54.55%) Unix
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Solaris
3 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
3 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
3 6 (54.55%) SaaS
3 6 (54.55%) PaaS
3 6 (54.55%) Bash Shell
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL V3
4 5 (45.45%) SIEM
4 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (45.45%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (45.45%) Information Security
4 5 (45.45%) Data Management

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Office 365
2 6 (54.55%) IaaS
2 6 (54.55%) PaaS
2 6 (54.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (45.45%) SSL
2 5 (45.45%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) IT Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) IT Security Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Security Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) IT Manager
2 5 (45.45%) IT Security Manager
2 5 (45.45%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Solaris
1 6 (54.55%) Unix
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Patch Management
3 5 (45.45%) Coaching
3 5 (45.45%) Cryptography
3 5 (45.45%) Data Management
3 5 (45.45%) Data Protection
3 5 (45.45%) Decision-Making
3 5 (45.45%) Email Filtering
3 5 (45.45%) Identity Access Management
3 5 (45.45%) Information Security
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL V3
3 5 (45.45%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (45.45%) Line Management
3 5 (45.45%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 5 (45.45%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (45.45%) SIEM
3 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (45.45%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Bash Shell
1 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CISM
2 5 (45.45%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) GDPR
1 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (9.09%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
1 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Citrix
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft