Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 231 178
Rank change year-on-year +54 -53 +57
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 142 107 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.37% 1.00% 1.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.83% 4.76% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 105 79 170
Yorkshire median annual salary £54,000 £42,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -20.00% +14.75%
10th Percentile £40,000 £25,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £79,500 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% +6.29%

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 1,608 2,246 3,011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.49% 20.99% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,357 1,830 2,384
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £46,912
% change year-on-year +8.89% -4.07% +4.25%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +30 100 £50,000 +16.28% 12
North Yorkshire +14 29 £57,500 +43.75% 2
South Yorkshire +11 12 £57,500 +4.55% 6
East Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 -
CISSP
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 91 (64.08%) CISM
2 89 (62.68%) Information Security
3 79 (55.63%) CISA
4 67 (47.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 54 (38.03%) Finance
6 41 (28.87%) PCI DSS
7 37 (26.06%) Risk Management
8 35 (24.65%) Cybersecurity
9 33 (23.24%) CEH
10 32 (22.54%) Management Information System
11 31 (21.83%) Stakeholder Management
12 29 (20.42%) SSCP
12 29 (20.42%) Degree
12 29 (20.42%) GDPR
13 28 (19.72%) Firewall
14 24 (16.90%) Security Management
14 24 (16.90%) CRISC
14 24 (16.90%) SANS
15 23 (16.20%) Security Testing
16 22 (15.49%) Network Security
17 21 (14.79%) Vulnerability Management
17 21 (14.79%) Security Architecture
17 21 (14.79%) SIEM
18 20 (14.08%) Information Security Management
18 20 (14.08%) Project Management
19 19 (13.38%) ITIL
19 19 (13.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 19 (13.38%) Problem-Solving
20 18 (12.68%) TOGAF
20 18 (12.68%) GIAC

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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (4.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.23%) IaaS
2 6 (4.23%) PaaS
2 6 (4.23%) SaaS
3 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (19.72%) Firewall
2 22 (15.49%) Network Security
3 12 (8.45%) Internet
4 9 (6.34%) Wireless
5 7 (4.93%) DNS
6 6 (4.23%) HTTP
6 6 (4.23%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (4.23%) MPLS
6 6 (4.23%) TCP/IP
6 6 (4.23%) VLAN
6 6 (4.23%) VPN
6 6 (4.23%) WebEx
7 5 (3.52%) SNMP
8 4 (2.82%) SMTP
9 3 (2.11%) BGP
9 3 (2.11%) BIG-IP
9 3 (2.11%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (2.11%) DHCP
9 3 (2.11%) NX-OS
9 3 (2.11%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Burp Suite
General
1 54 (38.03%) Finance
2 14 (9.86%) Legal
3 7 (4.93%) Banking
4 4 (2.82%) Retail
5 3 (2.11%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.41%) Marketing
6 2 (1.41%) Publishing
6 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.70%) Local Government
7 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (22.54%) Security Manager
2 29 (20.42%) Architect
2 29 (20.42%) Security Architect
3 26 (18.31%) Analyst
4 21 (14.79%) Information Security Manager
5 18 (12.68%) Security Analyst
6 17 (11.97%) Information Manager
6 17 (11.97%) IT Analyst
7 16 (11.27%) Security Officer
8 15 (10.56%) IT Security Officer
9 14 (9.86%) IT Architect
9 14 (9.86%) IT Security Architect
10 12 (8.45%) Risk Analyst
10 12 (8.45%) Security Specialist
11 10 (7.04%) Consultant
11 10 (7.04%) IT Manager
12 9 (6.34%) IT Security Analyst
12 9 (6.34%) Risk Manager
12 9 (6.34%) Security Consultant
13 8 (5.63%) IT Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.45%) Middleware
2 4 (2.82%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 32 (22.54%) Management Information System
2 10 (7.04%) PKI
3 9 (6.34%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.63%) Mobile Computing
5 6 (4.23%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.52%) Mainframe
7 4 (2.82%) BYOD
7 4 (2.82%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (2.82%) Virtual Team
8 3 (2.11%) Cyberattack
8 3 (2.11%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (2.11%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.41%) e-Learning
9 2 (1.41%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.41%) Smart Energy
10 1 (0.70%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.70%) Freedom of Information Act
10 1 (0.70%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.27%) Windows
2 9 (6.34%) AIX
2 9 (6.34%) Linux
3 3 (2.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (62.68%) Information Security
2 37 (26.06%) Risk Management
3 35 (24.65%) Cybersecurity
4 31 (21.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (16.90%) Security Management
6 23 (16.20%) Security Testing
7 21 (14.79%) Security Architecture
7 21 (14.79%) SIEM
7 21 (14.79%) Vulnerability Management
8 20 (14.08%) Information Security Management
8 20 (14.08%) Project Management
9 19 (13.38%) ITIL
9 19 (13.38%) Problem-Solving
9 19 (13.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 18 (12.68%) TOGAF
11 17 (11.97%) ISMS
12 16 (11.27%) Data Protection
12 16 (11.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 14 (9.86%) Data Loss Prevention
13 14 (9.86%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.41%) Bash Shell
1 2 (1.41%) C
1 2 (1.41%) C++
1 2 (1.41%) Java
1 2 (1.41%) Perl
1 2 (1.41%) PHP
1 2 (1.41%) Ruby
1 2 (1.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 91 (64.08%) CISM
2 79 (55.63%) CISA
3 33 (23.24%) CEH
4 29 (20.42%) Degree
4 29 (20.42%) SSCP
5 24 (16.90%) CRISC
5 24 (16.90%) SANS
6 18 (12.68%) GIAC
7 16 (11.27%) CompTIA Security+
8 12 (8.45%) CSSLP
9 9 (6.34%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (5.63%) CISMP
11 7 (4.93%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 6 (4.23%) CGEIT
13 5 (3.52%) CLAS
13 5 (3.52%) SC Cleared
13 5 (3.52%) Security Cleared
13 5 (3.52%) TOGAF Certification
14 4 (2.82%) PCI QSA
15 3 (2.11%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (47.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (28.87%) PCI DSS
3 29 (20.42%) GDPR
4 13 (9.15%) COBIT
5 9 (6.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (5.63%) Cyber Essentials
7 7 (4.93%) ISO 31000
8 4 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 4 (2.82%) NIST 800
9 2 (1.41%) ISO 22301
9 2 (1.41%) PMO
10 1 (0.70%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.70%) COSO
System Software
1 10 (7.04%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.11%) BitLocker
2 3 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.11%) XenServer
3 1 (0.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.82%) CSIRT
2 2 (1.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 9 (6.34%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.23%) CheckPoint
2 6 (4.23%) Cisco
2 6 (4.23%) CyberArk
3 5 (3.52%) VMware
4 4 (2.82%) NetIQ
5 3 (2.11%) Blue Coat
5 3 (2.11%) F5
5 3 (2.11%) HP
5 3 (2.11%) Imperva
5 3 (2.11%) Infoblox
5 3 (2.11%) Juniper
5 3 (2.11%) SolarWinds
5 3 (2.11%) Zscaler
6 2 (1.41%) FireEye
6 2 (1.41%) Fortinet
6 2 (1.41%) McAfee
7 1 (0.70%) CA
7 1 (0.70%) Capita
7 1 (0.70%) Google