Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 254 179
Rank change year-on-year +72 -75 +45
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 122 84 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.32% 0.81% 1.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.32% 4.07% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 92 60 144
Yorkshire median annual salary £61,250 £47,500 £51,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.95% -8.21% +15.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £32,950 £31,625
90th Percentile £82,450 £73,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £63,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +0.80% +4.17% +4.35%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,466 2,063 2,717
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.92% 19.87% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,190 1,630 2,254
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing CISSP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Yorkshire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for CISSP in Yorkshire

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Yorkshire

CISSP
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 14 August 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
West Yorkshire +30 77 £62,500 +31.58% 11
South Yorkshire +24 22 £57,500 -25.81% 2
North Yorkshire +20 22 £65,000 +15.56% 1
East Yorkshire +23 1 £55,000 +57.14%
CISSP
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 91 (74.59%) Information Security
2 79 (64.75%) CISM
3 61 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 52 (42.62%) CISA
5 45 (36.89%) Risk Management
5 45 (36.89%) Cybersecurity
6 40 (32.79%) Finance
6 40 (32.79%) Degree
7 33 (27.05%) PCI DSS
8 31 (25.41%) Firewall
9 29 (23.77%) GDPR
10 23 (18.85%) Security Management
11 22 (18.03%) Management Information System
11 22 (18.03%) Identity Access Management
12 19 (15.57%) Microsoft Azure
13 18 (14.75%) SaaS
13 18 (14.75%) Security Architecture
13 18 (14.75%) CEH
14 17 (13.93%) SIEM
14 17 (13.93%) Data Protection
15 16 (13.11%) Intrusion Detection
16 15 (12.30%) CRISC
17 14 (11.48%) IaaS
17 14 (11.48%) PaaS
18 13 (10.66%) Banking
18 13 (10.66%) Information Security Management
18 13 (10.66%) Stakeholder Management
18 13 (10.66%) Project Management
19 12 (9.84%) SSCP
19 12 (9.84%) DevOps

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 3 (2.46%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (14.75%) SaaS
3 14 (11.48%) IaaS
3 14 (11.48%) PaaS
4 7 (5.74%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (25.41%) Firewall
2 16 (13.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 11 (9.02%) Network Security
4 6 (4.92%) WebEx
5 3 (2.46%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (2.46%) Internet
6 2 (1.64%) SMS
7 1 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.82%) Junos
7 1 (0.82%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.82%) SNMP
7 1 (0.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.10%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (2.46%) JIRA
2 2 (1.64%) AppScan
General
1 40 (32.79%) Finance
2 13 (10.66%) Banking
3 11 (9.02%) Legal
4 5 (4.10%) Retail
5 4 (3.28%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.82%) Local Government
6 1 (0.82%) Marketing
6 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (21.31%) Analyst
1 26 (21.31%) Security Manager
2 21 (17.21%) Architect
2 21 (17.21%) Security Architect
3 17 (13.93%) Consultant
3 17 (13.93%) Security Analyst
3 17 (13.93%) Security Consultant
4 12 (9.84%) Information Manager
4 12 (9.84%) Information Security Manager
4 12 (9.84%) IT Analyst
5 11 (9.02%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 11 (9.02%) Information Analyst
5 11 (9.02%) Information Security Analyst
5 11 (9.02%) Risk Analyst
6 9 (7.38%) IT Architect
6 9 (7.38%) IT Security Architect
6 9 (7.38%) Security Specialist
7 8 (6.56%) Compliance Analyst
7 8 (6.56%) IT Manager
7 8 (6.56%) IT Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.02%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.03%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.74%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.92%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (3.28%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.28%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (3.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.46%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (2.46%) Freedom of Information Act
7 2 (1.64%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.64%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.64%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.64%) Smart Energy
8 1 (0.82%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.82%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.82%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.82%) Robotics
8 1 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.20%) Linux
1 10 (8.20%) Windows
2 7 (5.74%) AIX
3 1 (0.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (74.59%) Information Security
2 45 (36.89%) Cybersecurity
2 45 (36.89%) Risk Management
3 23 (18.85%) Security Management
4 22 (18.03%) Identity Access Management
5 18 (14.75%) Security Architecture
6 17 (13.93%) Data Protection
6 17 (13.93%) SIEM
7 13 (10.66%) Information Security Management
7 13 (10.66%) Project Management
7 13 (10.66%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (9.84%) DevOps
9 11 (9.02%) Internal Audit
9 11 (9.02%) TOGAF
10 10 (8.20%) Change Control
10 10 (8.20%) Change Management
10 10 (8.20%) ISMS
10 10 (8.20%) Time Management
11 9 (7.38%) IT Strategy
12 8 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 79 (64.75%) CISM
2 52 (42.62%) CISA
3 40 (32.79%) Degree
4 18 (14.75%) CEH
5 15 (12.30%) CRISC
6 12 (9.84%) SSCP
7 11 (9.02%) GIAC
8 10 (8.20%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (8.20%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 10 (8.20%) SANS
9 9 (7.38%) CompTIA Security+
9 9 (7.38%) CSSLP
10 6 (4.92%) CCNA
10 6 (4.92%) CGEIT
11 4 (3.28%) CESG Certified Professional
11 4 (3.28%) ISACA
12 3 (2.46%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 3 (2.46%) CCSP
12 3 (2.46%) Check Point Certification
12 3 (2.46%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (27.05%) PCI DSS
3 29 (23.77%) GDPR
4 10 (8.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 9 (7.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (6.56%) COBIT
7 5 (4.10%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (3.28%) PMO
9 3 (2.46%) ISO 22301
10 2 (1.64%) SLA
11 1 (0.82%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.82%) COSO
11 1 (0.82%) GCP
11 1 (0.82%) NIST 800
System Software
1 1 (0.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (4.92%) Nessus
2 5 (4.10%) CSIRT
3 4 (3.28%) QRadar
4 3 (2.46%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.64%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 7 (5.74%) CheckPoint
1 7 (5.74%) Splunk
2 6 (4.92%) Cisco
2 6 (4.92%) IBM
3 5 (4.10%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.28%) LogRhythm
5 3 (2.46%) Juniper
5 3 (2.46%) McAfee
5 3 (2.46%) VMware
6 2 (1.64%) Capita
6 2 (1.64%) SonicWALL
7 1 (0.82%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (0.82%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.82%) F5
7 1 (0.82%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.82%) Google
7 1 (0.82%) Veracode