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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 55 57
Rank change year-on-year -13 +2  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 5 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.70% 2.39% 3.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.45% 9.82% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 23
Median salary £50,000 £56,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,250 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,500 £57,500
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 Leicestershire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 145 163 154
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 20.28% 24.33% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 115 124 109
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £21,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £48,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -24 3 £42,500 -24.44%
CISSP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 8 (88.89%) CISM
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
1 8 (88.89%) PCI DSS
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (55.56%) CISA
3 5 (55.56%) CESG
3 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
3 5 (55.56%) Data Protection
4 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
4 4 (44.44%) Retail
4 4 (44.44%) Life Science
5 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (22.22%) Security Management
6 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
7 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
7 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
7 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
7 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (11.11%) ITSM
7 1 (11.11%) Service Management
7 1 (11.11%) Wireless
7 1 (11.11%) CCNA
7 1 (11.11%) CCDP
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL

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 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Information Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) CISSP Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Information Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) CESG
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 4 (44.44%) Life Science
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Data Protection
2 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) Security Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) ITSM
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CISM
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) CISA
4 1 (11.11%) CCDP
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (11.11%) MCSE
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) PCI DSS
2 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001