Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 235 201
Rank change year-on-year +53 -34 +30
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 108 80 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.29% 0.84% 1.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.67% 4.29% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 82 66 120
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -12.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,875 £32,500
90th Percentile £74,875 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £64,500 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.20% - +4.17%

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 1,409 1,866 2,545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.80% 19.58% 22.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,117 1,510 2,133
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,963 £24,750
90th Percentile £62,000 £61,250 £62,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +38 67 £58,750 +23.68% 7
South Yorkshire +23 26 £55,000 -44.30% 5
North Yorkshire -2 11 £40,000 -33.33%
East Yorkshire +18 4 £50,000 +42.86%
CISSP
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 89 (82.41%) Information Security
2 63 (58.33%) CISM
3 52 (48.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 49 (45.37%) Cybersecurity
5 34 (31.48%) Degree
6 33 (30.56%) CISA
6 33 (30.56%) Risk Management
7 28 (25.93%) Firewall
8 27 (25.00%) Finance
9 24 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
10 23 (21.30%) GDPR
11 22 (20.37%) Management Information System
12 21 (19.44%) Security Management
12 21 (19.44%) Data Protection
13 18 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
13 18 (16.67%) PCI DSS
13 18 (16.67%) SIEM
14 17 (15.74%) SaaS
15 16 (14.81%) DevOps
16 14 (12.96%) Microsoft Azure
16 14 (12.96%) CEH
17 13 (12.04%) PaaS
17 13 (12.04%) IaaS
18 12 (11.11%) ISMS
18 12 (11.11%) Regulatory Compliance
18 12 (11.11%) Information Security Management
19 11 (10.19%) Linux
20 10 (9.26%) TOGAF
20 10 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
21 9 (8.33%) Vulnerability 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 5 (4.63%) Confluence
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.74%) SaaS
2 14 (12.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (12.04%) IaaS
3 13 (12.04%) PaaS
4 3 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 28 (25.93%) Firewall
2 18 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (6.48%) Network Security
4 3 (2.78%) Cisco IPT
4 3 (2.78%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.93%) Internet
5 1 (0.93%) Junos
5 1 (0.93%) SMS
5 1 (0.93%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.70%) Big Data
2 3 (2.78%) DB2
2 3 (2.78%) Hadoop
2 3 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (4.63%) JIRA
2 2 (1.85%) AppScan
2 2 (1.85%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.93%) Burp Suite
General
1 27 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (5.56%) Banking
3 4 (3.70%) Law
3 4 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.70%) Publishing
3 4 (3.70%) Retail
4 3 (2.78%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (27.78%) Analyst
2 26 (24.07%) Security Analyst
3 19 (17.59%) Security Manager
4 14 (12.96%) Architect
4 14 (12.96%) Consultant
4 14 (12.96%) Information Analyst
4 14 (12.96%) Information Security Analyst
4 14 (12.96%) Security Consultant
5 11 (10.19%) Information Manager
5 11 (10.19%) Information Security Manager
6 10 (9.26%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 9 (8.33%) IT Analyst
7 9 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
7 9 (8.33%) Security Architect
8 7 (6.48%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 7 (6.48%) Risk Analyst
9 6 (5.56%) Security Engineer
9 6 (5.56%) Security Risk Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) Enterprise Architect
10 5 (4.63%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.63%) LDAP
2 4 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.37%) Management Information System
2 10 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (4.63%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.78%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.85%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.85%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (1.85%) Freedom of Information Act
6 2 (1.85%) Robotics
6 2 (1.85%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.93%) Cyberattack
7 1 (0.93%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.19%) Linux
2 9 (8.33%) Windows
3 7 (6.48%) Unix
4 2 (1.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (82.41%) Information Security
2 49 (45.37%) Cybersecurity
3 33 (30.56%) Risk Management
4 24 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
5 21 (19.44%) Data Protection
5 21 (19.44%) Security Management
6 18 (16.67%) SIEM
7 16 (14.81%) DevOps
8 12 (11.11%) Information Security Management
8 12 (11.11%) ISMS
8 12 (11.11%) Regulatory Compliance
9 10 (9.26%) TOGAF
10 9 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
10 9 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (8.33%) Security Architecture
10 9 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
11 8 (7.41%) Analytics
12 7 (6.48%) Internal Audit
12 7 (6.48%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.78%) Python
2 2 (1.85%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.93%) Perl
3 1 (0.93%) PHP
Qualifications
1 63 (58.33%) CISM
2 34 (31.48%) Degree
3 33 (30.56%) CISA
4 14 (12.96%) CEH
5 7 (6.48%) CRISC
5 7 (6.48%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 6 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (4.63%) CISMP
8 4 (3.70%) CCNA
8 4 (3.70%) GIAC
8 4 (3.70%) ISACA
8 4 (3.70%) SSCP
9 3 (2.78%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (2.78%) GSEC
10 2 (1.85%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (1.85%) ECSA
10 2 (1.85%) GCIA
10 2 (1.85%) GCIH
10 2 (1.85%) GSLC
10 2 (1.85%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (48.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (21.30%) GDPR
3 18 (16.67%) PCI DSS
4 7 (6.48%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 7 (6.48%) SLA
5 5 (4.63%) COBIT
5 5 (4.63%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (1.85%) PMO
7 2 (1.85%) QA
8 1 (0.93%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (4.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (7.41%) Nessus
2 6 (5.56%) QRadar
3 5 (4.63%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.85%) HP Fortify
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.93%) CSIRT
6 1 (0.93%) Nexpose
6 1 (0.93%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (6.48%) Splunk
2 6 (5.56%) IBM
2 6 (5.56%) Oracle
3 5 (4.63%) LogRhythm
4 4 (3.70%) CheckPoint
4 4 (3.70%) Cisco
4 4 (3.70%) SonicWALL
5 3 (2.78%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (2.78%) Blue Coat
5 3 (2.78%) Blue Prism
5 3 (2.78%) F5
5 3 (2.78%) Fortinet
5 3 (2.78%) Juniper
5 3 (2.78%) McAfee
5 3 (2.78%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.78%) Sybase
5 3 (2.78%) Veracode
6 2 (1.85%) Qualys
7 1 (0.93%) Google
7 1 (0.93%) Microsoft