Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 205 188
Rank change year-on-year +25 -17 +32
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 95 110 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.20% 1.12% 1.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.81% 6.11% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 66 86 132
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.41% +23.33%
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +6.84%

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 1,395 1,801 2,495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.57% 18.37% 22.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,097 1,474 2,080
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £62,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 12 December 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 12 December 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 0 57 £55,000 +15.79% 12
South Yorkshire +22 26 £48,000 -60.00% 3
North Yorkshire -15 8 £35,000 -41.67%
East Yorkshire +11 4 £50,000 +42.86%
CISSP
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 78 (82.11%) Information Security
2 60 (63.16%) CISM
3 43 (45.26%) Cybersecurity
4 42 (44.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 37 (38.95%) CISA
6 29 (30.53%) Finance
7 26 (27.37%) Risk Management
8 22 (23.16%) Degree
9 17 (17.89%) Data Protection
10 16 (16.84%) Identity Access Management
10 16 (16.84%) Firewall
10 16 (16.84%) GDPR
11 15 (15.79%) Management Information System
11 15 (15.79%) PCI DSS
12 13 (13.68%) CEH
13 12 (12.63%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (11.58%) SIEM
14 11 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (11.58%) DevOps
15 10 (10.53%) SaaS
15 10 (10.53%) Oracle
15 10 (10.53%) Linux
15 10 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
15 10 (10.53%) Regulatory Compliance
15 10 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
16 9 (9.47%) Security Management
16 9 (9.47%) Big Data
17 8 (8.42%) Vulnerability Management
17 8 (8.42%) CRISC
17 8 (8.42%) ISMS

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 5 (5.26%) Confluence
2 2 (2.11%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.05%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.53%) SaaS
2 6 (6.32%) IaaS
2 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.32%) PaaS
3 2 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.84%) Firewall
2 10 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (7.37%) Network Security
4 3 (3.16%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.05%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (1.05%) Internet
5 1 (1.05%) LAN
5 1 (1.05%) SMS
5 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.05%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.47%) Big Data
2 7 (7.37%) DB2
2 7 (7.37%) Hadoop
2 7 (7.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (5.26%) JIRA
2 2 (2.11%) AppScan
2 2 (2.11%) Metasploit
3 1 (1.05%) Burp Suite
General
1 29 (30.53%) Finance
2 5 (5.26%) Banking
3 4 (4.21%) Law
3 4 (4.21%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.21%) Publishing
4 3 (3.16%) Marketing
5 2 (2.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (26.32%) Analyst
2 19 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 17 (17.89%) Security Analyst
4 14 (14.74%) Information Security Manager
5 13 (13.68%) Information Manager
6 12 (12.63%) Architect
7 11 (11.58%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 10 (10.53%) Information Analyst
8 10 (10.53%) Information Security Analyst
9 8 (8.42%) Consultant
10 7 (7.37%) Security Architect
11 6 (6.32%) Security Consultant
11 6 (6.32%) Security Engineer
12 5 (5.26%) IT Analyst
12 5 (5.26%) IT Security Analyst
12 5 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
12 5 (5.26%) Security Officer
12 5 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
13 4 (4.21%) Head of Information
13 4 (4.21%) Security Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.26%) LDAP
2 3 (3.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 11 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (3.16%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.16%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (2.11%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.11%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.11%) Robotics
5 2 (2.11%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.05%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.05%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.53%) Linux
2 8 (8.42%) Windows
3 7 (7.37%) Unix
4 1 (1.05%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (82.11%) Information Security
2 43 (45.26%) Cybersecurity
3 26 (27.37%) Risk Management
4 17 (17.89%) Data Protection
5 16 (16.84%) Identity Access Management
6 12 (12.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (11.58%) DevOps
7 11 (11.58%) SIEM
8 10 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (10.53%) Regulatory Compliance
9 9 (9.47%) Security Management
10 8 (8.42%) ISMS
10 8 (8.42%) Vulnerability Management
11 7 (7.37%) Business Continuity
11 7 (7.37%) Ethical Hacking
11 7 (7.37%) Information Security Management
11 7 (7.37%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (7.37%) Security Testing
11 7 (7.37%) TOGAF
12 6 (6.32%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.26%) Python
2 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.11%) Ruby
2 2 (2.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.05%) C
3 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.05%) Perl
3 1 (1.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 60 (63.16%) CISM
2 37 (38.95%) CISA
3 22 (23.16%) Degree
4 13 (13.68%) CEH
5 8 (8.42%) CRISC
5 8 (8.42%) SSCP
6 7 (7.37%) GIAC
7 5 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (5.26%) CISMP
8 4 (4.21%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 4 (4.21%) SANS
9 3 (3.16%) CCNA
9 3 (3.16%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (3.16%) CSSLP
9 3 (3.16%) GSEC
10 2 (2.11%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (2.11%) GCIA
10 2 (2.11%) GCIH
10 2 (2.11%) GWAPT
10 2 (2.11%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (44.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (16.84%) GDPR
3 15 (15.79%) PCI DSS
4 6 (6.32%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (5.26%) SLA
6 4 (4.21%) COBIT
7 3 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (3.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (2.11%) PMO
8 2 (2.11%) QA
9 1 (1.05%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (6.32%) Nessus
2 5 (5.26%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (3.16%) QRadar
4 2 (2.11%) HP Fortify
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.05%) Nexpose
5 1 (1.05%) Nmap
Vendors
1 10 (10.53%) Oracle
2 7 (7.37%) Sybase
3 4 (4.21%) SonicWALL
4 3 (3.16%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (3.16%) Blue Coat
4 3 (3.16%) Blue Prism
4 3 (3.16%) F5
4 3 (3.16%) Fortinet
4 3 (3.16%) IBM
4 3 (3.16%) ServiceNow
4 3 (3.16%) Veracode
5 2 (2.11%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.11%) Cisco
5 2 (2.11%) Juniper
5 2 (2.11%) LogRhythm
5 2 (2.11%) McAfee
5 2 (2.11%) Qualys
5 2 (2.11%) Splunk
6 1 (1.05%) Google