Period
to 24 August 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 August 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 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 159 194
Rank change year-on-year -33 +35 +20
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 77 138 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.12% 1.73% 1.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.53% 7.75% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 59 108 74
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £51,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.21% +15.00% -5.26%
10th Percentile £34,000 £30,800 £37,000
90th Percentile £70,750 £70,000 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% -5.26%

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 1393 1781 2221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 20.24% 22.34% 24.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 1477 1776
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £24,200 £23,500 £25,150
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.79% -3.75% +6.67%

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 August 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 August 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 -24 64 £46,250 -11.90%
Bradford -3 2 £57,500 +22.34%
Pudsey - 2 £57,500 -
CISSP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 68 (88.31%) Information Security
2 59 (76.62%) CISM
2 59 (76.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 44 (57.14%) CISA
4 41 (53.25%) Risk Management
5 31 (40.26%) CEH
6 29 (37.66%) Finance
7 26 (33.77%) PCI DSS
8 19 (24.68%) Firewall
9 18 (23.38%) GIAC
9 18 (23.38%) Cisco
9 18 (23.38%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (20.78%) CCNA
10 16 (20.78%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (20.78%) ITIL
11 15 (19.48%) Penetration Testing
11 15 (19.48%) Management Information System
12 14 (18.18%) SSCP
12 14 (18.18%) Windows
13 13 (16.88%) E-Commerce
13 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
13 13 (16.88%) Data Protection
13 13 (16.88%) SANS
13 13 (16.88%) High Availability
14 12 (15.58%) Security Operations
15 11 (14.29%) SIEM
15 11 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
16 10 (12.99%) Unix
16 10 (12.99%) Network Security
16 10 (12.99%) Vulnerability Management

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 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.60%) Office 365
3 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.68%) Firewall
2 10 (12.99%) Network Security
3 7 (9.09%) Wireshark
4 6 (7.79%) Internet
4 6 (7.79%) Wireless
4 6 (7.79%) Wireless Security
5 5 (6.49%) HTTP
5 5 (6.49%) LAN
5 5 (6.49%) VPN
6 4 (5.19%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (5.19%) SNMP
6 4 (5.19%) WAN
7 3 (3.90%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (1.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Burp Suite
General
1 29 (37.66%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Legal
3 5 (6.49%) Publishing
4 3 (3.90%) Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Retail
5 2 (2.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (33.77%) Analyst
1 26 (33.77%) Security Analyst
2 21 (27.27%) Consultant
2 21 (27.27%) Security Consultant
3 20 (25.97%) Information Analyst
3 20 (25.97%) Information Security Analyst
4 16 (20.78%) Security Manager
5 15 (19.48%) Information Security Consultant
6 13 (16.88%) CISSP Analyst
6 13 (16.88%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
7 9 (11.69%) Information Manager
7 9 (11.69%) Information Security Manager
8 6 (7.79%) CISSP Consultant
9 5 (6.49%) Information Assurance Consultant
9 5 (6.49%) Operational Security Manager
9 5 (6.49%) Penetration Tester
9 5 (6.49%) Security Operations Manager
9 5 (6.49%) Security Specialist
9 5 (6.49%) SOC Manager
9 5 (6.49%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.38%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (19.48%) Management Information System
3 9 (11.69%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (5.19%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.60%) NHS
6 1 (1.30%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.30%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.30%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.30%) iPad
6 1 (1.30%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.18%) Windows
2 10 (12.99%) Unix
3 4 (5.19%) Linux
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (88.31%) Information Security
2 41 (53.25%) Risk Management
3 16 (20.78%) ITIL
4 15 (19.48%) Penetration Testing
5 13 (16.88%) Data Protection
5 13 (16.88%) E-Commerce
5 13 (16.88%) High Availability
6 12 (15.58%) Security Operations
7 11 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
7 11 (14.29%) SIEM
8 10 (12.99%) Vulnerability Management
9 9 (11.69%) IT Audit
10 8 (10.39%) ISMS
10 8 (10.39%) Security Management
11 7 (9.09%) CRAMM
11 7 (9.09%) Information Security Management
11 7 (9.09%) Project Management
11 7 (9.09%) Security Architecture
11 7 (9.09%) Security Auditing
11 7 (9.09%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 5 (6.49%) C
2 5 (6.49%) C++
2 5 (6.49%) Java
2 5 (6.49%) Perl
2 5 (6.49%) PHP
2 5 (6.49%) Ruby
3 2 (2.60%) Python
Qualifications
1 59 (76.62%) CISM
2 44 (57.14%) CISA
3 31 (40.26%) CEH
4 18 (23.38%) GIAC
5 16 (20.78%) CCNA
5 16 (20.78%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (18.18%) SSCP
7 13 (16.88%) SANS
8 9 (11.69%) Degree
9 8 (10.39%) CREST Certified
10 7 (9.09%) CompTIA Security+
10 7 (9.09%) Security+ Certification
11 6 (7.79%) CCDA
12 5 (6.49%) CCIE
12 5 (6.49%) CCNP
12 5 (6.49%) CHECK Team Member
12 5 (6.49%) CISMP
12 5 (6.49%) CSSLP
12 5 (6.49%) OSCP
13 3 (3.90%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (76.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (33.77%) PCI DSS
3 8 (10.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 7 (9.09%) Cyber Essentials
4 7 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 6 (7.79%) GDPR
5 6 (7.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (3.90%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (2.60%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) WMI
2 2 (2.60%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.60%) Nagios
2 2 (2.60%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (23.38%) Cisco
2 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.49%) Symantec
4 3 (3.90%) McAfee
5 2 (2.60%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.60%) Palo Alto
5 2 (2.60%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.60%) VMware
6 1 (1.30%) F5