The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 88 117 104
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -13
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 3 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.29% 0.47% 1.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.38% 2.04% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 16
Median salary £62,500 £87,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +59.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £87,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
CISSP
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
217 393 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.32% 22.92% 24.93%
Number of salaries quoted 185 288 316
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,900 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Cheshire

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Cheshire

CISSP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chester +7 1 £75,000 -14.28%
Knutsford - 1 - -
CISSP
North West

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 10 (71.43%) CISM
2 9 (64.29%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 6 (42.86%) Information Security
5 4 (28.57%) CISA
5 4 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Juniper
6 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 2 (14.29%) SIEM
6 2 (14.29%) F5
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) Social Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (7.14%) SDLC
7 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 1 (7.14%) SANS
7 1 (7.14%) Actionable Insight
7 1 (7.14%) Data Loss Prevention
7 1 (7.14%) COBIT
7 1 (7.14%) Use Case
7 1 (7.14%) Network Security
7 1 (7.14%) Splunk
7 1 (7.14%) Data Governance

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Consultant
1 6 (42.86%) IT Consultant
1 6 (42.86%) IT Security Consultant
1 6 (42.86%) Security Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Security Advisor
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Risk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Risk Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Risk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Security Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (42.86%) Information Security
3 4 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 2 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) SIEM
4 2 (14.29%) Social Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Actionable Insight
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Security Management
5 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) CISM
2 4 (28.57%) CISA
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.14%) GSNA
4 1 (7.14%) ISEB
4 1 (7.14%) SANS
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) COBIT
2 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) F5
1 2 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
2 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Imperva
2 1 (7.14%) Splunk