Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 182 208
Rank change year-on-year 0 +26 +18
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 66 101 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.01% 1.31% 1.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.97% 5.90% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 53 82 82
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +27.78% -
10th Percentile £32,850 £31,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £70,000 £63,625
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 1327 1712 2262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 20.32% 22.13% 24.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1058 1457 1762
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £22,925 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,750 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +13 63 £47,500 -9.52% 4
Pudsey - 2 £57,500 -
CISSP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 55 (83.33%) Information Security
2 53 (80.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 49 (74.24%) CISM
4 38 (57.58%) Risk Management
5 28 (42.42%) Finance
6 27 (40.91%) CISA
7 22 (33.33%) CEH
8 20 (30.30%) PCI DSS
9 19 (28.79%) Cisco
10 17 (25.76%) CCNA
10 17 (25.76%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (24.24%) Risk Assessment
12 14 (21.21%) Firewall
13 13 (19.70%) ITIL
13 13 (19.70%) CRAMM
13 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (19.70%) ISO/IEC 27005
14 12 (18.18%) SIEM
14 12 (18.18%) OWASP
14 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
15 11 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
15 11 (16.67%) SANS
15 11 (16.67%) Security Operations
16 10 (15.15%) Data Protection
16 10 (15.15%) High Availability
16 10 (15.15%) Windows
16 10 (15.15%) E-Commerce
16 10 (15.15%) GIAC
17 9 (13.64%) SSCP
17 9 (13.64%) Network Security

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 14 (21.21%) Firewall
2 9 (13.64%) Network Security
3 6 (9.09%) VPN
4 5 (7.58%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (7.58%) LAN
4 5 (7.58%) Wireshark
5 4 (6.06%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (6.06%) SNMP
5 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.06%) WAN
6 3 (4.55%) Internet
7 2 (3.03%) Wireless
7 2 (3.03%) Wireless Security
8 1 (1.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (1.52%) HTTP
8 1 (1.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Burp Suite
General
1 28 (42.42%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (1.52%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (37.88%) Consultant
1 25 (37.88%) Security Consultant
2 24 (36.36%) Analyst
2 24 (36.36%) Security Analyst
3 19 (28.79%) Information Analyst
3 19 (28.79%) Information Security Analyst
4 17 (25.76%) Information Security Consultant
5 11 (16.67%) Security Manager
6 10 (15.15%) CISSP Analyst
6 10 (15.15%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
7 6 (9.09%) CISSP Consultant
7 6 (9.09%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 6 (9.09%) Information Manager
7 6 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
8 5 (7.58%) Operational Security Manager
8 5 (7.58%) Operations Manager
8 5 (7.58%) Security Operations Manager
8 5 (7.58%) SOC Manager
9 4 (6.06%) IT Consultant
9 4 (6.06%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.12%) Data Protection Act
2 8 (12.12%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.52%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.15%) Windows
2 6 (9.09%) Unix
3 4 (6.06%) Linux
4 1 (1.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (83.33%) Information Security
2 38 (57.58%) Risk Management
3 16 (24.24%) Risk Assessment
4 13 (19.70%) CRAMM
4 13 (19.70%) ITIL
5 12 (18.18%) OWASP
5 12 (18.18%) SIEM
6 11 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (16.67%) Security Operations
7 10 (15.15%) Data Protection
7 10 (15.15%) E-Commerce
7 10 (15.15%) High Availability
8 8 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (12.12%) Security Auditing
8 8 (12.12%) Waterfall
9 7 (10.61%) Remediation Plan
9 7 (10.61%) Security Monitoring
10 6 (9.09%) IT Audit
10 6 (9.09%) PRINCE2
10 6 (9.09%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.58%) Bash Shell
2 4 (6.06%) Python
3 1 (1.52%) C
3 1 (1.52%) C++
3 1 (1.52%) Java
3 1 (1.52%) Perl
3 1 (1.52%) PHP
3 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 49 (74.24%) CISM
2 27 (40.91%) CISA
3 22 (33.33%) CEH
4 17 (25.76%) CCNA
4 17 (25.76%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (16.67%) SANS
6 10 (15.15%) GIAC
7 9 (13.64%) SSCP
8 8 (12.12%) CCIE
8 8 (12.12%) CCNP
9 7 (10.61%) CISMP
10 5 (7.58%) Degree
11 4 (6.06%) CCDA
12 3 (4.55%) CRISC
13 2 (3.03%) CIMA
13 2 (3.03%) CLAS
13 2 (3.03%) CompTIA Security+
13 2 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
13 2 (3.03%) CREST Certified
13 2 (3.03%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (80.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (30.30%) PCI DSS
3 13 (19.70%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 8 (12.12%) Cyber Essentials
4 8 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 6 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (7.58%) GDPR
7 3 (4.55%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (6.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) FortiGate
1 4 (6.06%) Nagios
1 4 (6.06%) WMI
1 4 (6.06%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (28.79%) Cisco
2 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.58%) Darktrace
3 5 (7.58%) Symantec
4 4 (6.06%) CheckPoint
4 4 (6.06%) Palo Alto
4 4 (6.06%) SolarWinds
4 4 (6.06%) VMware
5 3 (4.55%) McAfee
6 1 (1.52%) F5