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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 162 127 163
Rank change year-on-year -35 +36  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 22 80 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.61% 1.81% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.00% 7.93% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18 58 28
Median salary £44,031 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.94% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £43,375 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £65,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 733 1009 1116
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 20.33% 22.89% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 613 800 891
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing CISSP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -38 15 £49,516 -17.47%
Bradford +4 3 £43,000 +48.27%
CISSP
Yorkshire

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 46 (74.19%) CISM
2 44 (70.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 43 (69.35%) Information Security
4 40 (64.52%) CISA
5 36 (58.06%) Firewall
6 32 (51.61%) SSCP
7 29 (46.77%) ITIL
8 27 (43.55%) Security+ Certification
8 27 (43.55%) CompTIA Security+
9 25 (40.32%) Degree
10 22 (35.48%) PCI DSS
11 18 (29.03%) CISMP
12 14 (22.58%) Finance
13 13 (20.97%) CEH
14 12 (19.35%) GIAC
15 11 (17.74%) Management Information System
16 10 (16.13%) Internet
17 9 (14.52%) CREST Certified
17 9 (14.52%) Windows
18 8 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
18 8 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
18 8 (12.90%) Vulnerability Management
19 7 (11.29%) SANS
19 7 (11.29%) CCNA
19 7 (11.29%) Risk Management
20 6 (9.68%) Wireless
20 6 (9.68%) Legal
20 6 (9.68%) Publishing
20 6 (9.68%) Unix
20 6 (9.68%) C

CISSP
Top Related 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 1 (1.61%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.61%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (58.06%) Firewall
2 10 (16.13%) Internet
3 6 (9.68%) Wireless
3 6 (9.68%) Wireless Security
4 4 (6.45%) DHCP
4 4 (6.45%) DNS
4 4 (6.45%) Network Security
4 4 (6.45%) OSPF
4 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.23%) HTTP
5 2 (3.23%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Burp Suite
General
1 14 (22.58%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Legal
2 6 (9.68%) Publishing
3 1 (1.61%) Games
3 1 (1.61%) Local Government
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (30.65%) Analyst
1 19 (30.65%) Security Analyst
2 16 (25.81%) IT Analyst
2 16 (25.81%) IT Security Analyst
3 14 (22.58%) Security Manager
4 10 (16.13%) IT Engineer
4 10 (16.13%) IT Security Engineer
4 10 (16.13%) Security Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Penetration Tester
5 6 (9.68%) Tester
6 5 (8.06%) IT Manager
6 5 (8.06%) IT Security Manager
6 5 (8.06%) Risk Manager
6 5 (8.06%) Security Specialist
7 4 (6.45%) Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Governance Manager
7 4 (6.45%) Information Manager
7 4 (6.45%) Information Security Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Security Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) CESG
2 4 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.84%) NHS
4 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.61%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.61%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) Windows
2 6 (9.68%) Unix
3 3 (4.84%) Linux
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (69.35%) Information Security
2 29 (46.77%) ITIL
3 8 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (12.90%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (11.29%) Risk Management
5 6 (9.68%) SIEM
6 5 (8.06%) Change Management
6 5 (8.06%) Security Operations
7 4 (6.45%) IT Governance
8 3 (4.84%) Asset Management
8 3 (4.84%) Data Protection
8 3 (4.84%) Data Security
8 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (4.84%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (4.84%) Information Security Management
8 3 (4.84%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (4.84%) Security Architecture
8 3 (4.84%) Security Management
8 3 (4.84%) Supplier Management
8 3 (4.84%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.68%) C
1 6 (9.68%) C++
1 6 (9.68%) Java
1 6 (9.68%) Perl
1 6 (9.68%) PHP
1 6 (9.68%) Ruby
2 4 (6.45%) Python
3 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 46 (74.19%) CISM
2 40 (64.52%) CISA
3 32 (51.61%) SSCP
4 27 (43.55%) CompTIA Security+
4 27 (43.55%) Security+ Certification
5 25 (40.32%) Degree
6 18 (29.03%) CISMP
7 13 (20.97%) CEH
8 12 (19.35%) GIAC
9 9 (14.52%) CREST Certified
10 8 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (11.29%) CCNA
11 7 (11.29%) SANS
12 6 (9.68%) CSSLP
12 6 (9.68%) OSCP
13 4 (6.45%) CCNP
13 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
13 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
14 3 (4.84%) CCDA
15 2 (3.23%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (70.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (35.48%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.84%) ISO22301
3 3 (4.84%) ISO27002
3 3 (4.84%) ISO27005
4 1 (1.61%) GDPR
4 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 17799
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (8.06%) Cisco
2 2 (3.23%) Splunk
3 1 (1.61%) CyberArk
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle