Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 191 168
Rank change year-on-year +24 -23 +51
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 75 75 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.31% 1.10% 1.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.32% 5.38% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 66 58 98
West Yorkshire median annual salary £58,750 £48,750 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.51% -9.30% +19.44%
10th Percentile £38,125 £33,725 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £63,750 £70,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £56,250 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -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 901 1,395 1,764
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 15.78% 20.44% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 742 1,117 1,479
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75% -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +5 46 £62,500 +31.58% 5
Bradford +35 11 £52,500 -8.70% 1
Wakefield - 9 £50,000 -
Halifax - 4 £52,500 -
Pudsey +7 1 - -
Calderdale - 1 £70,000 -
CISSP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 58 (77.33%) Information Security
2 41 (54.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (49.33%) CISM
4 29 (38.67%) Cybersecurity
5 27 (36.00%) Risk Management
6 24 (32.00%) Degree
7 23 (30.67%) Identity Access Management
8 17 (22.67%) Management Information System
8 17 (22.67%) Finance
8 17 (22.67%) Firewall
8 17 (22.67%) DevOps
9 16 (21.33%) GDPR
10 15 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 15 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 15 (20.00%) SaaS
11 14 (18.67%) PaaS
11 14 (18.67%) IaaS
11 14 (18.67%) Data Protection
11 14 (18.67%) CISA
12 13 (17.33%) PCI DSS
13 11 (14.67%) Security Management
14 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (13.33%) Security Architecture
14 10 (13.33%) ISMS
15 9 (12.00%) CEH
15 9 (12.00%) Information Security Management
15 9 (12.00%) SIEM
16 8 (10.67%) TOGAF
17 7 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
17 7 (9.33%) Stakeholder 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (20.00%) SaaS
2 14 (18.67%) IaaS
2 14 (18.67%) PaaS
3 3 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.67%) Firewall
2 15 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (4.00%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (2.67%) WebEx
5 1 (1.33%) Network Security
5 1 (1.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) Big Data
General
1 17 (22.67%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Banking
2 5 (6.67%) Retail
3 4 (5.33%) Law
3 4 (5.33%) Publishing
4 3 (4.00%) Legal
4 3 (4.00%) Marketing
5 1 (1.33%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (25.33%) Analyst
2 16 (21.33%) Security Analyst
3 14 (18.67%) Architect
3 14 (18.67%) Consultant
3 14 (18.67%) Security Consultant
3 14 (18.67%) Security Manager
4 12 (16.00%) Information Analyst
4 12 (16.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 11 (14.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 9 (12.00%) Information Manager
6 9 (12.00%) Information Security Manager
6 9 (12.00%) IT Analyst
6 9 (12.00%) Security Architect
7 7 (9.33%) IT Security Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (6.67%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 5 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Senior Information Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Senior Information Security Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.67%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.67%) Management Information System
2 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (4.00%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.67%) Robotics
5 2 (2.67%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (2.67%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.67%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.33%) Cyberattack
6 1 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.33%) Linux
1 4 (5.33%) Unix
2 2 (2.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (77.33%) Information Security
2 29 (38.67%) Cybersecurity
3 27 (36.00%) Risk Management
4 23 (30.67%) Identity Access Management
5 17 (22.67%) DevOps
6 14 (18.67%) Data Protection
7 11 (14.67%) Security Management
8 10 (13.33%) ISMS
8 10 (13.33%) Security Architecture
9 9 (12.00%) Information Security Management
9 9 (12.00%) SIEM
10 8 (10.67%) TOGAF
11 7 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (8.00%) Change Management
12 6 (8.00%) Internal Audit
12 6 (8.00%) Line Management
12 6 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
12 6 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
13 5 (6.67%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.00%) Python
2 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.33%) Perl
2 1 (1.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (49.33%) CISM
2 24 (32.00%) Degree
3 14 (18.67%) CISA
4 9 (12.00%) CEH
5 7 (9.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 6 (8.00%) GIAC
7 5 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (6.67%) CISMP
8 4 (5.33%) CCNA
8 4 (5.33%) ISACA
8 4 (5.33%) SANS
9 3 (4.00%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (4.00%) CRISC
9 3 (4.00%) CSSLP
9 3 (4.00%) SSCP
10 2 (2.67%) CGEIT
10 2 (2.67%) ECSA
10 2 (2.67%) GSLC
10 2 (2.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
10 2 (2.67%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (54.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (21.33%) GDPR
3 13 (17.33%) PCI DSS
4 6 (8.00%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (5.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (4.00%) COBIT
7 3 (4.00%) SLA
8 1 (1.33%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (1.33%) COSO
8 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (4.00%) Nessus
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (4.00%) Blue Prism
1 3 (4.00%) McAfee
1 3 (4.00%) Oracle
1 3 (4.00%) ServiceNow
1 3 (4.00%) Splunk
2 1 (1.33%) Google