Period
to 23 February 2020

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 23 February 2020 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
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 166 176 201
Rank change year-on-year +10 +25 +21
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 70 105 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.16% 1.44% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.13% 7.82% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 58 61 84
Yorkshire median annual salary £58,500 £52,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.43% -0.94% +19.06%
10th Percentile £41,900 £40,000 £39,750
90th Percentile £84,500 £80,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - -4.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 861 1,342 1,690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.28% 18.45% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 638 1,060 1,401
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.13% - -
10th Percentile £22,175 £21,475 £24,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 2020. 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 +37 48 £65,000 +13.04% 12
North Yorkshire +23 14 £50,000 -4.76% 1
South Yorkshire -21 4 £50,000 -9.09% 5
East Yorkshire +17 3 £57,500 +15.00% 1
CISSP
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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 58 (82.86%) CISM
2 52 (74.29%) Information Security
3 35 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 30 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 27 (38.57%) Firewall
6 26 (37.14%) Finance
7 20 (28.57%) PCI DSS
8 19 (27.14%) Degree
9 18 (25.71%) ISMS
10 14 (20.00%) Data Protection
10 14 (20.00%) CISA
11 13 (18.57%) Penetration Testing
11 13 (18.57%) Threat Intelligence
12 12 (17.14%) Web Filtering
12 12 (17.14%) Security Operations
12 12 (17.14%) GDPR
12 12 (17.14%) Kalman Filter
12 12 (17.14%) Network Security
12 12 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (17.14%) Cisco
12 12 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (15.71%) ITIL
13 11 (15.71%) SIEM
14 10 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
14 10 (14.29%) Security Cleared
14 10 (14.29%) NIST
14 10 (14.29%) Security Management
14 10 (14.29%) Management Information System
14 10 (14.29%) GIAC
14 10 (14.29%) Risk Management

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 (4.29%) IIS
2 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) AWS
2 5 (7.14%) Azure
3 4 (5.71%) Serverless
4 3 (4.29%) Office 365
5 2 (2.86%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 27 (38.57%) Firewall
2 12 (17.14%) Network Security
3 6 (8.57%) Internet
4 5 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.71%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (5.71%) LAN
5 4 (5.71%) VPN
5 4 (5.71%) Wireshark
6 3 (4.29%) SSL
7 2 (2.86%) DMZ
7 2 (2.86%) DNS
7 2 (2.86%) HTTP
7 2 (2.86%) SMTP
7 2 (2.86%) WAN
7 2 (2.86%) Wireless
8 1 (1.43%) DHCP
8 1 (1.43%) DSL
8 1 (1.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) Informix
1 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.43%) Snyk
2 1 (1.43%) SonarQube
General
1 26 (37.14%) Finance
2 6 (8.57%) Banking
2 6 (8.57%) Retail
3 5 (7.14%) Legal
4 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.86%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.43%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 19 (27.14%) Security Manager
2 18 (25.71%) Information Manager
3 17 (24.29%) Information Security Manager
4 12 (17.14%) Security Specialist
5 11 (15.71%) Analyst
6 10 (14.29%) Security Analyst
7 8 (11.43%) Team Leader
8 7 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
8 7 (10.00%) Information Analyst
8 7 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
9 6 (8.57%) Security Engineer
9 6 (8.57%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 6 (8.57%) Senior Security Specialist
10 4 (5.71%) Compliance Manager
10 4 (5.71%) Consultant
10 4 (5.71%) Information Security Engineer
10 4 (5.71%) Information Security Officer
10 4 (5.71%) Managing Consultant
10 4 (5.71%) Security Consultant
10 4 (5.71%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.57%) Cyberattack
3 5 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.43%) Clustering
5 1 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.43%) Windows
2 4 (5.71%) Linux
3 3 (4.29%) Unix
4 2 (2.86%) Kali Linux
4 2 (2.86%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (74.29%) Information Security
2 35 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (25.71%) ISMS
4 14 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 13 (18.57%) Penetration Testing
5 13 (18.57%) Threat Intelligence
6 12 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (17.14%) Kalman Filter
6 12 (17.14%) Security Operations
6 12 (17.14%) Web Filtering
7 11 (15.71%) ITIL
7 11 (15.71%) SIEM
8 10 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 10 (14.29%) Security Management
8 10 (14.29%) Security Testing
8 10 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
9 8 (11.43%) Due Diligence
9 8 (11.43%) Information Security Management
10 7 (10.00%) Fintech
11 6 (8.57%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.86%) C
2 1 (1.43%) Go
2 1 (1.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 58 (82.86%) CISM
2 19 (27.14%) Degree
3 14 (20.00%) CISA
4 12 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (14.29%) GIAC
5 10 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 8 (11.43%) CCNP
7 7 (10.00%) SANS
8 6 (8.57%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (5.71%) CRISC
9 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
10 3 (4.29%) CCSE
10 3 (4.29%) CCSP
10 3 (4.29%) Check Point Certification
10 3 (4.29%) CompTIA Security+
10 3 (4.29%) IISP
10 3 (4.29%) JNCIS
11 2 (2.86%) CEH
11 2 (2.86%) CISMP
11 2 (2.86%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 12 (17.14%) GDPR
4 10 (14.29%) NIST
5 6 (8.57%) COBIT
6 4 (5.71%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (2.86%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (2.86%) GLBA
7 2 (2.86%) HIPAA
7 2 (2.86%) ITGC
8 1 (1.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (1.43%) NCSC
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) Firmware
2 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Nessus
1 2 (2.86%) Nmap
2 1 (1.43%) Ansible
2 1 (1.43%) Puppet
2 1 (1.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (17.14%) Cisco
2 4 (5.71%) CheckPoint
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.29%) Juniper
3 3 (4.29%) SonicWALL
4 2 (2.86%) VMware
5 1 (1.43%) Apple
5 1 (1.43%) NetApp
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle
5 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com