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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 4 July 2022 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
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 250 218 156
Rank change year-on-year -32 -62 +47
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 49 26 40
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.63% 0.45% 0.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.78% 2.83% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 36
10th Percentile £49,972 £40,615 £50,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £48,500 £54,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% - +2.56%
75th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £66,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £74,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -

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 1,765 920 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.79% 15.78% 13.63%
Number of salaries quoted 728 682 421
10th Percentile £27,125 £28,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £37,280 £34,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +12.50%
75th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,475 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Yorkshire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CISSP in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for CISSP in Yorkshire

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing CISSP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

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 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire -37 24 £68,750 +14.58% 5
South Yorkshire +6 15 £57,500 -8.00% 1
North Yorkshire - 8 £49,688 - 2
CISSP
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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 41 (83.67%) Information Security
2 33 (67.35%) CISM
3 31 (63.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (63.27%) Cybersecurity
4 26 (53.06%) Social Skills
5 18 (36.73%) Security Operations
5 18 (36.73%) GDPR
6 17 (34.69%) Penetration Testing
7 16 (32.65%) Degree
8 15 (30.61%) Vulnerability Management
8 15 (30.61%) PCI DSS
8 15 (30.61%) CISA
8 15 (30.61%) Cyber Essentials
9 14 (28.57%) NIST
9 14 (28.57%) Risk Management
9 14 (28.57%) Finance
9 14 (28.57%) Azure
10 13 (26.53%) Security Architecture
11 12 (24.49%) Management Information System
11 12 (24.49%) Threat Intelligence
11 12 (24.49%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
11 12 (24.49%) Threat Modelling
11 12 (24.49%) SDLC
12 11 (22.45%) Mentoring
12 11 (22.45%) Decision-Making
12 11 (22.45%) Data Protection
13 10 (20.41%) Security Management
13 10 (20.41%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (20.41%) Red Team
14 9 (18.37%) Problem-Solving

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:

Cloud Services
1 14 (28.57%) Azure
2 5 (10.20%) AWS
2 5 (10.20%) Serverless
3 3 (6.12%) GCP
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) Firewall
2 5 (10.20%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (6.12%) Network Security
3 3 (6.12%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.04%) Internet
4 1 (2.04%) Intranet
4 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Burp Suite
General
1 26 (53.06%) Social Skills
2 14 (28.57%) Finance
3 6 (12.24%) Organisational Skills
4 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.12%) Law
5 3 (6.12%) Legal
5 3 (6.12%) Publishing
6 2 (4.08%) Automotive
6 2 (4.08%) Marketing
6 2 (4.08%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (2.04%) Dutch Language
7 1 (2.04%) French Language
7 1 (2.04%) German Language
7 1 (2.04%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 1 (2.04%) Military
7 1 (2.04%) Public Sector
7 1 (2.04%) Retail
7 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Security Manager
2 8 (16.33%) Information Manager
2 8 (16.33%) Information Security Manager
2 8 (16.33%) Senior Manager
3 7 (14.29%) Senior Technical Manager
3 7 (14.29%) Technical Manager
4 6 (12.24%) Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Applications Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 5 (10.20%) Security Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Security Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Auditor
6 3 (6.12%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Information Security Officer
6 3 (6.12%) Network Security Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Operational Security Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Security Officer
6 3 (6.12%) Security Operations Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) .NET
1 5 (10.20%) OAuth
1 5 (10.20%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.20%) Cloud Native
2 5 (10.20%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.08%) Cyberattack
3 2 (4.08%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (4.08%) Sports Betting
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.04%) Insider Threat
4 1 (2.04%) Life Science
4 1 (2.04%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Kali Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (83.67%) Information Security
2 31 (63.27%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (36.73%) Security Operations
4 17 (34.69%) Penetration Testing
5 15 (30.61%) Vulnerability Management
6 14 (28.57%) Risk Management
7 13 (26.53%) Security Architecture
8 12 (24.49%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 12 (24.49%) SDLC
8 12 (24.49%) Threat Intelligence
8 12 (24.49%) Threat Modelling
9 11 (22.45%) Data Protection
9 11 (22.45%) Decision-Making
9 11 (22.45%) Mentoring
10 10 (20.41%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (20.41%) Red Team
10 10 (20.41%) Security Management
11 9 (18.37%) Incident Management
11 9 (18.37%) Information Security Management
11 9 (18.37%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) C#
1 5 (10.20%) Java
1 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
1 5 (10.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 33 (67.35%) CISM
2 16 (32.65%) Degree
3 15 (30.61%) CISA
4 5 (10.20%) OSCP
4 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
4 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.12%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.12%) DV Cleared
5 3 (6.12%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 2 (4.08%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (4.08%) CEH
6 2 (4.08%) CISMP
7 1 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (2.04%) CRISC
7 1 (2.04%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.04%) HCISPP
7 1 (2.04%) Master's Degree
7 1 (2.04%) PCI QSA
7 1 (2.04%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (63.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (36.73%) GDPR
3 15 (30.61%) Cyber Essentials
3 15 (30.61%) PCI DSS
4 14 (28.57%) NIST
5 5 (10.20%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 5 (10.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (6.12%) COBIT
6 3 (6.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (6.12%) ITGC
6 3 (6.12%) JSP 440
6 3 (6.12%) NCSC
6 3 (6.12%) NIST 800
6 3 (6.12%) RMADS
7 2 (4.08%) GRC
7 2 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 1 (2.04%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco
2 1 (2.04%) Qualys