Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 86 104
Rank change year-on-year -11 +18 0
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 12 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.28% 0.51% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.40% 2.78% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 11
Leicestershire median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +8.70% +35.29%
10th Percentile £43,750 £37,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,750 £71,250
East Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +26.32% -5.00% -16.67%

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 273 180 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 29.20% 18.48% 19.02%
Number of salaries quoted 161 167 220
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,400 £22,216
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £63,750
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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
Leicester -18 8 £47,500 -26.92%
CISSP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 12 (100.00%) Information Security
1 12 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) Wireless
3 9 (75.00%) Security Architecture
4 8 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 8 (66.67%) Management Information System
4 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (66.67%) SSCP
4 8 (66.67%) Strategic Thinking
4 8 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (58.33%) Retail
6 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
6 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 4 (33.33%) CISM
8 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
8 1 (8.33%) Security 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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
1 11 (91.67%) Wireless
General
1 7 (58.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Architect
1 9 (75.00%) Security Architect
2 6 (50.00%) Information Security Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Information Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Security Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Information Security Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Security Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) CISSP Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Information Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 8 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (75.00%) Security Architecture
3 8 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 8 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (66.67%) Strategic Thinking
3 8 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (8.33%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) SSCP
2 4 (33.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001