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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 157 202
Rank change year-on-year -41 +45  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 34 110 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.63% 1.69% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.16% 7.16% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 22 88 41
Median salary £49,516 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.97% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £36,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1077 1536 1690
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 19.96% 23.58% 22.68%
Number of salaries quoted 882 1242 1364
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing CISSP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -44 21 £44,031 -21.72% 4
South Yorkshire +13 8 £55,000 -21.42%
North Yorkshire -9 5 £37,500 -16.66%
CISSP
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 79 (79.80%) CISM
2 76 (76.77%) Information Security
3 66 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 62 (62.63%) CISA
5 46 (46.46%) Firewall
6 41 (41.41%) PCI DSS
7 36 (36.36%) SSCP
7 36 (36.36%) Degree
8 32 (32.32%) Finance
9 29 (29.29%) ITIL
10 27 (27.27%) Management Information System
10 27 (27.27%) Security+ Certification
10 27 (27.27%) CompTIA Security+
11 22 (22.22%) CISMP
12 17 (17.17%) CEH
12 17 (17.17%) Windows
13 16 (16.16%) Internet
14 14 (14.14%) Security Management
14 14 (14.14%) Risk Management
14 14 (14.14%) Information Security Management
15 13 (13.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 13 (13.13%) TOGAF
15 13 (13.13%) Security Architecture
16 12 (12.12%) SIEM
16 12 (12.12%) Mainframe
17 11 (11.11%) Linux
17 11 (11.11%) GIAC
18 10 (10.10%) Network Security
18 10 (10.10%) SANS
19 9 (9.09%) CREST Certified

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 1 (1.01%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.03%) MS Office
2 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.01%) MS Project
2 1 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (46.46%) Firewall
2 16 (16.16%) Internet
3 10 (10.10%) Network Security
4 7 (7.07%) Wireless
5 6 (6.06%) Wireless Security
6 5 (5.05%) TCP/IP
7 4 (4.04%) DHCP
7 4 (4.04%) DNS
7 4 (4.04%) OSPF
8 2 (2.02%) HTTP
8 2 (2.02%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.01%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Burp Suite
General
1 32 (32.32%) Finance
2 8 (8.08%) Legal
3 6 (6.06%) Publishing
4 4 (4.04%) Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.01%) Games
5 1 (1.01%) Local Government
5 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (22.22%) Analyst
2 21 (21.21%) Security Analyst
3 17 (17.17%) Security Manager
4 16 (16.16%) IT Analyst
4 16 (16.16%) IT Security Analyst
5 11 (11.11%) Security Specialist
6 10 (10.10%) IT Engineer
6 10 (10.10%) IT Security Engineer
6 10 (10.10%) Security Engineer
7 9 (9.09%) Architect
7 9 (9.09%) Security Architect
8 7 (7.07%) Information Manager
8 7 (7.07%) Information Security Manager
8 7 (7.07%) IT Manager
8 7 (7.07%) Security Officer
9 6 (6.06%) Information Officer
9 6 (6.06%) Information Security Officer
9 6 (6.06%) Penetration Tester
9 6 (6.06%) Tester
10 5 (5.05%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.05%) Middleware
2 1 (1.01%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 27 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 12 (12.12%) Mainframe
3 7 (7.07%) Virtual Team
4 6 (6.06%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.05%) Driving Licence
6 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.04%) CESG
6 4 (4.04%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.03%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.03%) NHS
8 2 (2.02%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (2.02%) iSeries
9 1 (1.01%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (1.01%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (1.01%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.17%) Windows
2 11 (11.11%) Linux
3 6 (6.06%) Unix
4 5 (5.05%) AIX
5 3 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (76.77%) Information Security
2 29 (29.29%) ITIL
3 14 (14.14%) Information Security Management
3 14 (14.14%) Risk Management
3 14 (14.14%) Security Management
4 13 (13.13%) Security Architecture
4 13 (13.13%) TOGAF
4 13 (13.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 12 (12.12%) SIEM
6 8 (8.08%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (8.08%) Security Operations
6 8 (8.08%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (7.07%) ISMS
7 7 (7.07%) Time Management
8 6 (6.06%) Business Continuity
8 6 (6.06%) Business Development
8 6 (6.06%) Identity Access Management
8 6 (6.06%) Matrix Management
9 5 (5.05%) Change Management
9 5 (5.05%) Cryptography
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.06%) C
1 6 (6.06%) C++
1 6 (6.06%) Java
1 6 (6.06%) Perl
1 6 (6.06%) PHP
1 6 (6.06%) Ruby
2 4 (4.04%) Python
3 2 (2.02%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.01%) SQL
Qualifications
1 79 (79.80%) CISM
2 62 (62.63%) CISA
3 36 (36.36%) Degree
3 36 (36.36%) SSCP
4 27 (27.27%) CompTIA Security+
4 27 (27.27%) Security+ Certification
5 22 (22.22%) CISMP
6 17 (17.17%) CEH
7 11 (11.11%) GIAC
8 10 (10.10%) SANS
9 9 (9.09%) CREST Certified
10 8 (8.08%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (7.07%) CCNA
12 6 (6.06%) CSSLP
12 6 (6.06%) OSCP
13 4 (4.04%) CCNP
13 4 (4.04%) CRISC
13 4 (4.04%) SC Cleared
13 4 (4.04%) Security Cleared
14 3 (3.03%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (41.41%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.03%) ISO22301
3 3 (3.03%) ISO27002
3 3 (3.03%) ISO27005
4 1 (1.01%) COBIT
4 1 (1.01%) GDPR
4 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 17799
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) CSIRT
2 2 (2.02%) Nessus
3 1 (1.01%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 8 (8.08%) Cisco
1 8 (8.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.03%) ArcSight
2 3 (3.03%) Forcepoint
2 3 (3.03%) Intel Security
2 3 (3.03%) Qualys
2 3 (3.03%) Tripwire
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle
3 2 (2.02%) Splunk
4 1 (1.01%) CyberArk
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