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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 30 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.71% - 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.44% - 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +7.36%
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
41 54 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 29.08% 31.76% 35.24%
Number of salaries quoted 40 54 36
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (100.00%) IIS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSight