Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 178 211
Rank change year-on-year +5 +33 -3
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 83 100 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.22% 1.30% 1.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.09% 5.83% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62 82 89
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £34,250 £29,500 £36,200
90th Percentile £63,750 £70,000 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33% -

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 1362 1715 2220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 19.96% 22.31% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1106 1464 1716
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,250 £24,681
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 +27 75 £47,500 -9.52% 11
Keighley -9 4 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Pudsey - 2 £57,500 -
Bradford -7 1 £54,000 -16.92%
CISSP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 65 (78.31%) Information Security
2 56 (67.47%) CISM
3 53 (63.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 37 (44.58%) Risk Management
5 36 (43.37%) CISA
6 34 (40.96%) Finance
7 24 (28.92%) CEH
8 20 (24.10%) Cisco
9 19 (22.89%) Risk Assessment
10 18 (21.69%) CCNA
10 18 (21.69%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (19.28%) ITIL
11 16 (19.28%) Firewall
12 15 (18.07%) SSCP
12 15 (18.07%) Microsoft
13 14 (16.87%) Data Protection
13 14 (16.87%) PCI DSS
14 13 (15.66%) IT Audit
14 13 (15.66%) Penetration Testing
14 13 (15.66%) Windows
14 13 (15.66%) Management Information System
15 12 (14.46%) Degree
15 12 (14.46%) ISO/IEC 27005
15 12 (14.46%) GDPR
15 12 (14.46%) Network Security
15 12 (14.46%) CRAMM
15 12 (14.46%) CRISC
16 11 (13.25%) OWASP
17 10 (12.05%) SIEM
17 10 (12.05%) Cybersecurity

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:

Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.28%) Firewall
2 12 (14.46%) Network Security
3 8 (9.64%) Internet
4 7 (8.43%) LAN
5 6 (7.23%) VPN
5 6 (7.23%) WAN
6 5 (6.02%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (6.02%) Wireshark
7 4 (4.82%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (4.82%) SNMP
7 4 (4.82%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.41%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (2.41%) Wireless
8 2 (2.41%) Wireless Security
9 1 (1.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (1.20%) HTTP
9 1 (1.20%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Burp Suite
General
1 34 (40.96%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) Legal
3 2 (2.41%) Marketing
3 2 (2.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.20%) Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (30.12%) Consultant
1 25 (30.12%) Security Consultant
2 23 (27.71%) Analyst
2 23 (27.71%) Security Analyst
3 18 (21.69%) Information Analyst
3 18 (21.69%) Information Security Analyst
4 15 (18.07%) Information Security Consultant
4 15 (18.07%) Security Manager
5 12 (14.46%) Information Security Manager
6 10 (12.05%) Information Manager
7 7 (8.43%) Risk Manager
8 6 (7.23%) CISSP Consultant
8 6 (7.23%) Security Specialist
9 5 (6.02%) CISSP Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) Information Assurance Consultant
9 5 (6.02%) IT Security Officer
9 5 (6.02%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) Security Officer
10 4 (4.82%) IT Security Architect
10 4 (4.82%) Security Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.20%) Middleware
1 1 (1.20%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Management Information System
2 9 (10.84%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.23%) Mobile Computing
5 5 (6.02%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.41%) BYOD
6 2 (2.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.41%) PKI
7 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.20%) iPad
7 1 (1.20%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.66%) Windows
2 7 (8.43%) Unix
3 4 (4.82%) Linux
4 1 (1.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (78.31%) Information Security
2 37 (44.58%) Risk Management
3 19 (22.89%) Risk Assessment
4 16 (19.28%) ITIL
5 14 (16.87%) Data Protection
6 13 (15.66%) IT Audit
6 13 (15.66%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (14.46%) CRAMM
8 11 (13.25%) OWASP
9 10 (12.05%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (12.05%) SIEM
10 9 (10.84%) Security Architecture
10 9 (10.84%) Security Management
10 9 (10.84%) Vulnerability Management
11 8 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (9.64%) Information Security Management
11 8 (9.64%) ISMS
11 8 (9.64%) Security Auditing
11 8 (9.64%) Security Testing
11 8 (9.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.02%) Bash Shell
2 4 (4.82%) Python
3 2 (2.41%) SQL
4 1 (1.20%) C
4 1 (1.20%) C++
4 1 (1.20%) Java
4 1 (1.20%) Perl
4 1 (1.20%) PHP
4 1 (1.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 56 (67.47%) CISM
2 36 (43.37%) CISA
3 24 (28.92%) CEH
4 18 (21.69%) CCNA
4 18 (21.69%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (18.07%) SSCP
6 12 (14.46%) CRISC
6 12 (14.46%) Degree
7 10 (12.05%) CISMP
7 10 (12.05%) SANS
8 8 (9.64%) CCIE
8 8 (9.64%) CCNP
9 5 (6.02%) CCDA
9 5 (6.02%) GIAC
10 3 (3.61%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (3.61%) CREST Certified
11 2 (2.41%) CLAS
11 2 (2.41%) CompTIA Security+
11 2 (2.41%) Master's Degree
11 2 (2.41%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (63.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (16.87%) PCI DSS
3 12 (14.46%) GDPR
3 12 (14.46%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 8 (9.64%) Cyber Essentials
4 8 (9.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (3.61%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (2.41%) COBIT
6 2 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (1.20%) NIST 800
System Software
1 6 (7.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) FortiGate
1 4 (4.82%) Nagios
1 4 (4.82%) WMI
1 4 (4.82%) ZABBIX
2 2 (2.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 20 (24.10%) Cisco
2 15 (18.07%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.02%) McAfee
4 4 (4.82%) CheckPoint
4 4 (4.82%) Palo Alto
4 4 (4.82%) SolarWinds
4 4 (4.82%) VMware
5 3 (3.61%) CyberArk
6 2 (2.41%) FireEye
6 2 (2.41%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.20%) Darktrace
7 1 (1.20%) Digital Shadows
7 1 (1.20%) F5
7 1 (1.20%) Google
7 1 (1.20%) NetIQ
7 1 (1.20%) Symantec