The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 141 164
Rank change year-on-year -7 +23  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 40 62 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.14% 1.57% 0.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.15% 7.04% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 24 51 30
Median salary £57,500 £51,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.74% +20.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £45,000 £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £65,000 £55,200
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 West Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 650 881 1067
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 18.56% 22.29% 23.23%
Number of salaries quoted 501 740 867
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

CISSP
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for CISSP in West Yorkshire

CISSP
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in West Yorkshire

CISSP
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Leeds -15 30 £52,500 -10.63% 4
Bradford +1 2 £57,500 +6.48%
Pudsey - 2 £57,500 -
CISSP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 58 (93.55%) Information Security
2 53 (85.48%) CISM
3 45 (72.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 40 (64.52%) CISA
5 35 (56.45%) Risk Management
6 27 (43.55%) CEH
7 26 (41.94%) PCI DSS
8 22 (35.48%) Finance
8 22 (35.48%) GIAC
9 18 (29.03%) Management Information System
9 18 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (24.19%) SSCP
10 15 (24.19%) SANS
11 14 (22.58%) Firewall
12 13 (20.97%) E-Commerce
13 12 (19.35%) High Availability
13 12 (19.35%) ITIL
14 11 (17.74%) CompTIA Security+
14 11 (17.74%) Security Operations
14 11 (17.74%) Security+ Certification
15 9 (14.52%) CSSLP
15 9 (14.52%) Security Management
16 8 (12.90%) Information Security Management
16 8 (12.90%) Windows
16 8 (12.90%) ISMS
16 8 (12.90%) Degree
16 8 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
16 8 (12.90%) CREST Certified
17 7 (11.29%) IT Audit
17 7 (11.29%) Data Protection

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.23%) Office 365
3 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.58%) Firewall
2 6 (9.68%) Internet
3 5 (8.06%) HTTP
3 5 (8.06%) Wireless
3 5 (8.06%) Wireless Security
3 5 (8.06%) Wireshark
4 3 (4.84%) Network Security
4 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.23%) DHCP
5 2 (3.23%) DNS
5 2 (3.23%) OSPF
6 1 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.61%) LAN
6 1 (1.61%) SNMP
6 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Burp Suite
General
1 22 (35.48%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Legal
2 5 (8.06%) Publishing
3 3 (4.84%) Retail
4 2 (3.23%) Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Security Manager
2 17 (27.42%) Analyst
2 17 (27.42%) Security Analyst
3 13 (20.97%) Information Analyst
3 13 (20.97%) Information Security Analyst
4 12 (19.35%) CISSP Analyst
4 12 (19.35%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
5 10 (16.13%) Consultant
5 10 (16.13%) Information Security Consultant
5 10 (16.13%) Security Consultant
6 9 (14.52%) Information Manager
6 9 (14.52%) Information Security Manager
7 6 (9.68%) Operational Security Manager
7 6 (9.68%) Operations Manager
7 6 (9.68%) Risk Manager
7 6 (9.68%) Security Operations Manager
8 5 (8.06%) Penetration Tester
8 5 (8.06%) SOC Manager
8 5 (8.06%) Tester
9 4 (6.45%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
1 18 (29.03%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.84%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (4.84%) NHS
3 2 (3.23%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.61%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.61%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Unix
3 3 (4.84%) Linux
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (93.55%) Information Security
2 35 (56.45%) Risk Management
3 13 (20.97%) E-Commerce
4 12 (19.35%) High Availability
4 12 (19.35%) ITIL
5 11 (17.74%) Security Operations
6 9 (14.52%) Security Management
7 8 (12.90%) Information Security Management
7 8 (12.90%) ISMS
7 8 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (11.29%) Data Protection
8 7 (11.29%) IT Audit
8 7 (11.29%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (9.68%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 6 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (9.68%) Security Monitoring
9 6 (9.68%) SIEM
9 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (9.68%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.06%) Bash Shell
1 5 (8.06%) C
1 5 (8.06%) C++
1 5 (8.06%) Java
1 5 (8.06%) Perl
1 5 (8.06%) PHP
1 5 (8.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 53 (85.48%) CISM
2 40 (64.52%) CISA
3 27 (43.55%) CEH
4 22 (35.48%) GIAC
5 15 (24.19%) SANS
5 15 (24.19%) SSCP
6 11 (17.74%) CompTIA Security+
6 11 (17.74%) Security+ Certification
7 9 (14.52%) CSSLP
8 8 (12.90%) CREST Certified
8 8 (12.90%) Degree
9 7 (11.29%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (9.68%) CCNA
11 5 (8.06%) CHECK Team Member
11 5 (8.06%) OSCP
12 3 (4.84%) CCDA
12 3 (4.84%) CHECK Team Leader
12 3 (4.84%) CISMP
12 3 (4.84%) Computer Science Degree
12 3 (4.84%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (72.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (41.94%) PCI DSS
3 6 (9.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 2 (3.23%) COBIT
5 2 (3.23%) GDPR
6 1 (1.61%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (1.61%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) WMI
Vendors
1 5 (8.06%) Cisco
1 5 (8.06%) Symantec
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
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