Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 182 184 226
Rank change year-on-year +2 +42 -55
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 117 142 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.55% 1.37% 0.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.50% 8.88% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 74 105 76
Yorkshire median annual salary £57,500 £54,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.48% +31.71% -21.90%
10th Percentile £47,150 £40,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £79,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +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 1,561 1,600 2,238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.62% 15.49% 21.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,181 1,352 1,822
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £21,000 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% -4.26%

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 April 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 23 April 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 62 £58,500 +17.00% 2
South Yorkshire +30 41 £55,000 -4.35%
North Yorkshire -40 13 £52,500 -8.70%
CISSP
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 95 (81.20%) Information Security
2 87 (74.36%) CISM
3 73 (62.39%) Cybersecurity
4 71 (60.68%) CISA
5 32 (27.35%) Risk Management
6 31 (26.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 29 (24.79%) Windows
8 28 (23.93%) GIAC
8 28 (23.93%) SANS
8 28 (23.93%) GDPR
9 27 (23.08%) Finance
10 26 (22.22%) Firewall
10 26 (22.22%) SSCP
10 26 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
11 24 (20.51%) SIEM
12 22 (18.80%) ITIL
13 21 (17.95%) CEH
14 20 (17.09%) Management Information System
14 20 (17.09%) Degree
15 19 (16.24%) CRISC
15 19 (16.24%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (16.24%) Internal Audit
16 18 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
16 18 (15.38%) Nessus
16 18 (15.38%) Linux
16 18 (15.38%) Security Architecture
17 17 (14.53%) CSSLP
17 17 (14.53%) PCI DSS
17 17 (14.53%) Big Data
18 16 (13.68%) Data Engineering

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 8 (6.84%) Confluence
2 6 (5.13%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.97%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.13%) Office 365
4 3 (2.56%) SaaS
5 2 (1.71%) IaaS
5 2 (1.71%) PaaS
6 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (22.22%) Firewall
2 13 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (8.55%) TCP/IP
3 10 (8.55%) VPN
4 6 (5.13%) DSL
4 6 (5.13%) Internet
4 6 (5.13%) Network Security
5 5 (4.27%) Wireless
6 4 (3.42%) MPLS
6 4 (3.42%) VLAN
7 2 (1.71%) DNS
7 2 (1.71%) HTTP
7 2 (1.71%) SMTP
7 2 (1.71%) SNMP
8 1 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.85%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.53%) Big Data
2 6 (5.13%) DB2
2 6 (5.13%) Hadoop
2 6 (5.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (10.26%) JIRA
2 9 (7.69%) AppScan
3 2 (1.71%) Metasploit
General
1 27 (23.08%) Finance
2 11 (9.40%) Legal
3 8 (6.84%) Banking
3 8 (6.84%) Billing
4 4 (3.42%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (20.51%) Security Specialist
2 21 (17.95%) Analyst
3 14 (11.97%) Consultant
3 14 (11.97%) Security Manager
4 12 (10.26%) Security Analyst
5 11 (9.40%) Information Security Manager
6 10 (8.55%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 10 (8.55%) Engineering Specialist
6 10 (8.55%) Information Manager
6 10 (8.55%) Risk Manager
6 10 (8.55%) Security Engineer
7 9 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
7 9 (7.69%) Architect
7 9 (7.69%) Security Architect
8 8 (6.84%) IT Analyst
8 8 (6.84%) IT Security Analyst
8 8 (6.84%) IT Security Specialist
8 8 (6.84%) Technology Risk Manager
9 7 (5.98%) Senior Consultant
10 6 (5.13%) Cloud Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.42%) Middleware
2 1 (0.85%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (17.09%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.84%) Driving Licence
4 6 (5.13%) Virtual Team
5 5 (4.27%) Fintech
5 5 (4.27%) PKI
6 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.42%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (3.42%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.56%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (24.79%) Windows
2 18 (15.38%) Linux
3 16 (13.68%) Unix
4 7 (5.98%) Apple iOS
5 6 (5.13%) Windows 10
5 6 (5.13%) Windows 7
5 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.71%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (81.20%) Information Security
2 73 (62.39%) Cybersecurity
3 32 (27.35%) Risk Management
4 24 (20.51%) SIEM
5 22 (18.80%) ITIL
6 19 (16.24%) Internal Audit
6 19 (16.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (15.38%) Security Architecture
8 16 (13.68%) Data Engineering
9 15 (12.82%) Security Management
10 14 (11.97%) Security Operations
10 14 (11.97%) Security Testing
10 14 (11.97%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 13 (11.11%) Business Continuity
12 12 (10.26%) Enterprise Architecture
13 11 (9.40%) Data Governance
13 11 (9.40%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (8.55%) DevOps
14 10 (8.55%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.69%) Shell Script
2 5 (4.27%) Python
3 3 (2.56%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.56%) Ruby
4 1 (0.85%) C
4 1 (0.85%) Go
4 1 (0.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 87 (74.36%) CISM
2 71 (60.68%) CISA
3 28 (23.93%) GIAC
3 28 (23.93%) SANS
4 26 (22.22%) SSCP
5 21 (17.95%) CEH
6 20 (17.09%) Degree
7 19 (16.24%) CRISC
8 17 (14.53%) CSSLP
9 11 (9.40%) CompTIA Security+
10 8 (6.84%) Computer Science Degree
10 8 (6.84%) SC Cleared
10 8 (6.84%) Security Cleared
11 7 (5.98%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (5.98%) OSCP
12 6 (5.13%) CGEIT
12 6 (5.13%) PCI QSA
13 4 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (2.56%) GPEN
14 3 (2.56%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (26.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (23.93%) GDPR
3 17 (14.53%) PCI DSS
4 15 (12.82%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (2.56%) COBIT
5 3 (2.56%) ISO 31000
6 2 (1.71%) PSD2
7 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (8.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (15.38%) Nessus
2 8 (6.84%) HP Fortify
3 6 (5.13%) Nmap
4 5 (4.27%) Forum Sentry
5 2 (1.71%) QRadar
6 1 (0.85%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 14 (11.97%) IBM
2 13 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.11%) Oracle
3 7 (5.98%) Apple
3 7 (5.98%) CheckPoint
3 7 (5.98%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (5.13%) F5
4 6 (5.13%) Sybase
5 5 (4.27%) Google
5 5 (4.27%) Qualys
5 5 (4.27%) Splunk
6 2 (1.71%) Cisco
6 2 (1.71%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.85%) AlienVault
7 1 (0.85%) Juniper
7 1 (0.85%) McAfee
7 1 (0.85%) SonicWALL