Period
to 23 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 205 167
Rank change year-on-year +40 -38 +60
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 82 62 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.24% 0.87% 1.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.30% 4.40% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 66 42 108
West Yorkshire median annual salary £53,750 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% - +22.22%
10th Percentile £38,625 £34,575 £41,875
90th Percentile £82,500 £73,625 £70,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,750
% change year-on-year +4.55% +6.28% +15.00%

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 988 1,408 1,928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 14.91% 19.81% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 831 1,139 1,569
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £61,750 £60,000 £61,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 June 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 June 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 +17 54 £62,500 +19.05% 10
Wakefield - 14 £50,000 - 1
Keighley - 6 £40,000 -
Bradford +5 2 £42,500 -15.42% 1
Halifax - 2 £52,500 - 1
Calderdale - 1 £70,000 -
CISSP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 53 (64.63%) Information Security
2 48 (58.54%) CISM
3 40 (48.78%) CISA
4 37 (45.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 33 (40.24%) Risk Management
5 33 (40.24%) Cybersecurity
6 24 (29.27%) Finance
6 24 (29.27%) Degree
7 20 (24.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (23.17%) Management Information System
8 19 (23.17%) CEH
8 19 (23.17%) GDPR
9 18 (21.95%) PCI DSS
9 18 (21.95%) SSCP
10 17 (20.73%) Security Architecture
11 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (18.29%) Firewall
13 14 (17.07%) GIAC
13 14 (17.07%) SANS
14 13 (15.85%) CompTIA Security+
14 13 (15.85%) Identity Access Management
15 12 (14.63%) SaaS
15 12 (14.63%) CSSLP
15 12 (14.63%) Security Management
15 12 (14.63%) Data Protection
16 11 (13.41%) Business Development
16 11 (13.41%) Legal
16 11 (13.41%) PaaS
16 11 (13.41%) IaaS
17 10 (12.20%) Change Control

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 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (14.63%) SaaS
3 11 (13.41%) IaaS
3 11 (13.41%) PaaS
4 5 (6.10%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.29%) Firewall
2 10 (12.20%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (7.32%) WebEx
4 5 (6.10%) Network Security
5 3 (3.66%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (3.66%) HTTP
5 3 (3.66%) Wireless
6 2 (2.44%) Wireless Security
6 2 (2.44%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.22%) DNS
7 1 (1.22%) MPLS
7 1 (1.22%) SMS
7 1 (1.22%) SMTP
7 1 (1.22%) SNMP
7 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.22%) VLAN
7 1 (1.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.10%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Burp Suite
General
1 24 (29.27%) Finance
2 11 (13.41%) Legal
3 8 (9.76%) Banking
4 5 (6.10%) Retail
5 4 (4.88%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.44%) Publishing
6 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (20.73%) Analyst
2 16 (19.51%) Architect
2 16 (19.51%) Security Architect
2 16 (19.51%) Security Manager
3 12 (14.63%) Consultant
3 12 (14.63%) IT Analyst
4 11 (13.41%) Security Consultant
5 10 (12.20%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 10 (12.20%) Information Security Manager
6 9 (10.98%) Information Manager
6 9 (10.98%) Security Analyst
7 8 (9.76%) Compliance Analyst
7 8 (9.76%) Information Analyst
7 8 (9.76%) Information Security Analyst
7 8 (9.76%) IT Risk Analyst
7 8 (9.76%) Risk Analyst
8 6 (7.32%) CISSP Analyst
8 6 (7.32%) IT Security Officer
8 6 (7.32%) Security Officer
8 6 (7.32%) SOX Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.17%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.54%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.32%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (4.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.44%) Cyberattack
5 2 (2.44%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.22%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.22%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.22%) PKI
6 1 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.44%) Unix
1 2 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (64.63%) Information Security
2 33 (40.24%) Cybersecurity
2 33 (40.24%) Risk Management
3 20 (24.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (20.73%) Security Architecture
5 13 (15.85%) Identity Access Management
6 12 (14.63%) Data Protection
6 12 (14.63%) Security Management
7 11 (13.41%) Business Development
8 10 (12.20%) Change Control
8 10 (12.20%) Change Management
8 10 (12.20%) Information Security Management
8 10 (12.20%) ISMS
8 10 (12.20%) Vulnerability Management
9 9 (10.98%) Project Management
9 9 (10.98%) Secure Coding
9 9 (10.98%) Security Testing
10 8 (9.76%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (9.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.44%) Bash Shell
1 2 (2.44%) C
1 2 (2.44%) C++
1 2 (2.44%) Java
1 2 (2.44%) Perl
1 2 (2.44%) PHP
1 2 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 48 (58.54%) CISM
2 40 (48.78%) CISA
3 24 (29.27%) Degree
4 19 (23.17%) CEH
5 18 (21.95%) SSCP
6 14 (17.07%) GIAC
6 14 (17.07%) SANS
7 13 (15.85%) CompTIA Security+
8 12 (14.63%) CSSLP
9 9 (10.98%) CRISC
10 6 (7.32%) CGEIT
11 5 (6.10%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 4 (4.88%) PCI QSA
13 3 (3.66%) CCNA
13 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
13 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
14 2 (2.44%) GSLC
14 2 (2.44%) ISACA
14 2 (2.44%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (45.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (23.17%) GDPR
3 18 (21.95%) PCI DSS
4 9 (10.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 5 (6.10%) COBIT
6 5 (6.10%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (3.66%) NIST 800
8 1 (1.22%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (1.22%) COSO
8 1 (1.22%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (3.66%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (3.66%) CyberArk
1 3 (3.66%) McAfee
1 3 (3.66%) NetIQ
1 3 (3.66%) Splunk
2 1 (1.22%) CA
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft