Period
to 5 December 2019

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 5 December 2019 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
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 189 199 208
Rank change year-on-year +10 +9 -22
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 73 99 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.11% 1.19% 1.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.80% 6.78% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 61 70 80
Yorkshire median annual salary £58,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.43% - -10.64%
10th Percentile £37,375 £36,250 £34,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £63,500 £64,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -1.55% +7.50% -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 1,258 1,461 1,815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.06% 17.51% 18.55%
Number of salaries quoted 947 1,155 1,484
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £22,050 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 5 December 2019.

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 5 December 2019. 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 +10 42 £65,000 +18.18% 4
North Yorkshire +7 21 £52,500 +50.00% 1
South Yorkshire -6 3 £50,000 -1.96%
East Yorkshire +6 1 £52,500 +5.00% 1
CISSP
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, 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 57 (78.08%) Information Security
2 55 (75.34%) CISM
3 26 (35.62%) Firewall
3 26 (35.62%) Finance
4 23 (31.51%) Cybersecurity
5 22 (30.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (30.14%) Degree
6 21 (28.77%) ISMS
7 20 (27.40%) PCI DSS
8 19 (26.03%) Security Testing
8 19 (26.03%) Cisco
9 17 (23.29%) GIAC
10 16 (21.92%) Vulnerability Management
10 16 (21.92%) Security Operations
11 15 (20.55%) Web Filtering
11 15 (20.55%) Threat Intelligence
11 15 (20.55%) Kalman Filter
12 14 (19.18%) Due Diligence
12 14 (19.18%) NIST
13 12 (16.44%) Retail
13 12 (16.44%) GDPR
13 12 (16.44%) Fintech
14 11 (15.07%) Architectural Design
14 11 (15.07%) Security Management
14 11 (15.07%) Software Engineering
14 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (15.07%) Banking
15 10 (13.70%) Network Security
15 10 (13.70%) Data Protection
15 10 (13.70%) ITIL

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 (4.11%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Azure
2 2 (2.74%) AWS
3 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (35.62%) Firewall
2 10 (13.70%) Network Security
3 5 (6.85%) Wireless
4 3 (4.11%) Internet
4 3 (4.11%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (2.74%) DMZ
5 2 (2.74%) LAN
5 2 (2.74%) SSL
5 2 (2.74%) WAN
General
1 26 (35.62%) Finance
2 12 (16.44%) Retail
3 11 (15.07%) Banking
4 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.37%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 22 (30.14%) Information Manager
1 22 (30.14%) Security Manager
2 21 (28.77%) Information Security Manager
3 15 (20.55%) Security Specialist
4 13 (17.81%) Team Leader
5 11 (15.07%) Cybersecurity Specialist
5 11 (15.07%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 11 (15.07%) Senior Security Specialist
6 8 (10.96%) Analyst
6 8 (10.96%) Security Officer
7 7 (9.59%) Security Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) Information Officer
8 6 (8.22%) Information Security Officer
8 6 (8.22%) Operations Team Leader
9 5 (6.85%) Information Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) Information Security Analyst
10 4 (5.48%) Security Engineer
11 3 (4.11%) Architect
11 3 (4.11%) Firewall Engineer
11 3 (4.11%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.74%) Cyberattack
2 2 (2.74%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.59%) Linux
1 7 (9.59%) Windows
2 3 (4.11%) Unix
3 2 (2.74%) Kali Linux
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (78.08%) Information Security
2 23 (31.51%) Cybersecurity
3 21 (28.77%) ISMS
4 19 (26.03%) Security Testing
5 16 (21.92%) Security Operations
5 16 (21.92%) Vulnerability Management
6 15 (20.55%) Kalman Filter
6 15 (20.55%) Threat Intelligence
6 15 (20.55%) Web Filtering
7 14 (19.18%) Due Diligence
8 12 (16.44%) Fintech
9 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (15.07%) Architectural Design
9 11 (15.07%) Security Management
9 11 (15.07%) Software Engineering
10 10 (13.70%) Data Protection
10 10 (13.70%) ITIL
11 9 (12.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
12 8 (10.96%) Email Filtering
12 8 (10.96%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 55 (75.34%) CISM
2 22 (30.14%) Degree
3 17 (23.29%) GIAC
4 10 (13.70%) CISA
5 7 (9.59%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (9.59%) SANS
6 5 (6.85%) CCSP
6 5 (6.85%) SSCP
7 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared
7 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
8 3 (4.11%) CCSE
8 3 (4.11%) CEH
8 3 (4.11%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (4.11%) CRISC
8 3 (4.11%) IISP
8 3 (4.11%) JNCIS
8 3 (4.11%) QiCA
9 2 (2.74%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 2 (2.74%) CLAS
9 2 (2.74%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (30.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (27.40%) PCI DSS
3 14 (19.18%) NIST
4 12 (16.44%) GDPR
5 2 (2.74%) COBIT
5 2 (2.74%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (2.74%) ITGC
5 2 (2.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.37%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (1.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (1.37%) NCSC
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Nessus
1 2 (2.74%) Nmap
Vendors
1 19 (26.03%) Cisco
2 3 (4.11%) CheckPoint
2 3 (4.11%) Juniper
2 3 (4.11%) SonicWALL
3 2 (2.74%) VMware
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft