The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 26 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 3.91% - 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.80% - 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £48,250 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
CISSP
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Qualifications Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
51 42 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 39.84% 28.19% 21.95%
Number of salaries quoted 50 42 25
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

CISSP
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Bolton region.

CISSP Salary Trend in Bolton

CISSP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing CISSP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISSP.

1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Nessus
4 1 (20.00%) Tripwire
4 1 (20.00%) CEH
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Splunk
4 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (20.00%) ArcSight
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing CISSP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISSP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Information Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CEH
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Tripwire
1 1 (20.00%) Splunk
1 1 (20.00%) ArcSight