Period
to 12 December 2018

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 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 176 179
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 +20
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 57 91 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.11% 1.34% 1.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.60% 6.73% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 45 69 83
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,250 £64,500 £70,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,500
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +23.33%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 863 1,353 1,706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.75% 19.92% 22.51%
Number of salaries quoted 702 1,108 1,444
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 12 December 2018.

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 6 months to 12 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
Leeds -19 37 £62,500 +31.58% 8
Bradford +35 13 £52,500 -2.78% 1
Halifax - 2 - -
Pudsey +5 1 - - 1
Wakefield - 1 £55,000 -
Calderdale - 1 £70,000 -
CISSP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 43 (75.44%) Information Security
2 30 (52.63%) CISM
3 28 (49.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (38.60%) Cybersecurity
5 16 (28.07%) Risk Management
5 16 (28.07%) Finance
6 15 (26.32%) Identity Access Management
7 14 (24.56%) Degree
8 13 (22.81%) CISA
9 11 (19.30%) DevOps
10 10 (17.54%) CEH
11 9 (15.79%) PCI DSS
12 8 (14.04%) Firewall
12 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
12 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (14.04%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (12.28%) GDPR
13 7 (12.28%) Intrusion Detection
13 7 (12.28%) Data Protection
13 7 (12.28%) SaaS
13 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (10.53%) GIAC
14 6 (10.53%) PaaS
14 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
14 6 (10.53%) TOGAF
14 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (10.53%) SIEM
14 6 (10.53%) IaaS
15 5 (8.77%) Vulnerability Management
15 5 (8.77%) Security Operations

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) SaaS
2 6 (10.53%) IaaS
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.53%) PaaS
3 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) Firewall
2 7 (12.28%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (3.51%) Network Security
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (1.75%) LAN
4 1 (1.75%) SMS
4 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) Big Data
General
1 16 (28.07%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Law
2 4 (7.02%) Publishing
3 3 (5.26%) Marketing
4 2 (3.51%) Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (22.81%) Security Manager
2 11 (19.30%) Analyst
2 11 (19.30%) Architect
3 10 (17.54%) Security Analyst
4 9 (15.79%) Information Security Manager
5 8 (14.04%) Consultant
5 8 (14.04%) Information Manager
6 7 (12.28%) Information Analyst
6 7 (12.28%) Information Security Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) Security Architect
7 6 (10.53%) Security Consultant
8 5 (8.77%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (7.02%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 4 (7.02%) Lead Architect
9 4 (7.02%) Security Specialist
10 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Security Architect
10 3 (5.26%) Identity Management Manager
10 3 (5.26%) IT Analyst
10 3 (5.26%) Senior Information Analyst
10 3 (5.26%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.51%) Robotics
3 2 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Linux
1 4 (7.02%) Unix
2 2 (3.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (75.44%) Information Security
2 22 (38.60%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (28.07%) Risk Management
4 15 (26.32%) Identity Access Management
5 11 (19.30%) DevOps
6 8 (14.04%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (12.28%) Data Protection
7 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (10.53%) SIEM
8 6 (10.53%) TOGAF
9 5 (8.77%) ISMS
9 5 (8.77%) Security Operations
9 5 (8.77%) Vulnerability Management
10 4 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (7.02%) Ethical Hacking
10 4 (7.02%) Kanban
10 4 (7.02%) Line Management
10 4 (7.02%) Security Architecture
10 4 (7.02%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.77%) Python
2 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.51%) Ruby
3 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.75%) Perl
3 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (52.63%) CISM
2 14 (24.56%) Degree
3 13 (22.81%) CISA
4 10 (17.54%) CEH
5 6 (10.53%) GIAC
6 5 (8.77%) CISMP
6 5 (8.77%) SSCP
7 4 (7.02%) CRISC
7 4 (7.02%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 4 (7.02%) SANS
8 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (5.26%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (5.26%) CSSLP
9 2 (3.51%) CCNA
9 2 (3.51%) ECSA
9 2 (3.51%) GCIA
9 2 (3.51%) GCIH
9 2 (3.51%) GSEC
9 2 (3.51%) GXPN
9 2 (3.51%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (49.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (15.79%) PCI DSS
3 7 (12.28%) GDPR
4 3 (5.26%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (5.26%) SLA
5 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.75%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (5.26%) Blue Prism
1 3 (5.26%) Oracle
1 3 (5.26%) ServiceNow
2 1 (1.75%) Google
2 1 (1.75%) McAfee
2 1 (1.75%) Splunk