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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 93 109 107
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 5 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.45% 0.70% 1.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.21% 2.84% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 18
Median salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,700 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £87,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
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
226 422 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.45% 24.65% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 187 314 342
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Knutsford +23 2 - -
Chester +15 1 £75,000 -14.28%
CISSP
North West

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 11 (68.75%) CISM
2 9 (56.25%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (50.00%) Information Security
4 7 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (43.75%) PCI DSS
5 5 (31.25%) CISA
5 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
8 2 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
8 2 (12.50%) F5
8 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (12.50%) Social Engineering
8 2 (12.50%) SDLC
8 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team Management
8 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team
8 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
8 2 (12.50%) Degree
8 2 (12.50%) COBIT
8 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
8 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (12.50%) GIS
8 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (12.50%) Juniper
9 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
9 1 (6.25%) Middleware

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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) GIS
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Consultant
1 8 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) IT Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) IT Security Consultant
3 5 (31.25%) Security Advisor
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Security Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Manager
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) CISSP Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Risk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Risk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (50.00%) Information Security
3 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
4 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
6 2 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 2 (12.50%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) Social Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team Management
7 1 (6.25%) Actionable Insight
7 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
7 1 (6.25%) DevOps
7 1 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (6.25%) Open Source
7 1 (6.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) CISM
2 5 (31.25%) CISA
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) GSNA
4 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
4 1 (6.25%) PMP
4 1 (6.25%) SANS
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (43.75%) PCI DSS
2 2 (12.50%) COBIT
2 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) F5
1 2 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
2 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) SAP