The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 54 70
Rank change year-on-year -4 +16  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 2 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.41% 0.79% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.90% 4.00% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Median salary £77,500 £60,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.16% +66.66%  
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 Sheffield.

Academic & Professional Certification
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 105 100 172
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 21.65% 19.80% 22.96%
Number of salaries quoted 80 90 146
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

CISSP
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for CISSP in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 9 (90.00%) CISM
2 6 (60.00%) Security Management
2 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (60.00%) CISA
2 6 (60.00%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 5 (50.00%) ISMS
3 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (40.00%) Information Management
4 4 (40.00%) Internal Audit
4 4 (40.00%) IT Audit
5 3 (30.00%) Process Management
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (20.00%) iSeries
6 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
6 2 (20.00%) Legal
6 2 (20.00%) Business Development
6 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
6 2 (20.00%) Analytics
6 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Information Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Information Security Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Audit Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Audit Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (20.00%) iSeries
2 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Information Security
1 6 (60.00%) Security Management
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 5 (50.00%) ISMS
2 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (40.00%) Information Management
3 4 (40.00%) Internal Audit
3 4 (40.00%) IT Audit
4 3 (30.00%) Process Management
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) Business Development
5 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
6 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CISM
2 6 (60.00%) CISA
3 1 (10.00%) CRISC
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 1 (10.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle