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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 118 101 105
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 12 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.69% 1.25% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.80% 5.12% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 9
Average salary £65,000 £61,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.12% +11.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,700 £45,750 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £70,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.96%
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
429 469 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.71% 24.47% 26.24%
Number of salaries quoted 318 340 331
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 August 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Cheshire

CISSP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +7 5 £56,250 +14.79% 1
Chester -9 5 £87,500 +40.00%
Daresbury - 3 - -
Knutsford - 1 £52,500 -
CISSP
North West

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 13 (61.90%) Information Security
2 11 (52.38%) CISM
3 9 (42.86%) CISA
4 8 (38.10%) Firewall
5 7 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (33.33%) SIEM
6 6 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (28.57%) Project Management
7 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
7 5 (23.81%) Finance
7 5 (23.81%) Security Management
7 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
7 5 (23.81%) CEH
7 5 (23.81%) Banking
7 5 (23.81%) Network Security
7 5 (23.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (23.81%) DDoS Mitigation
8 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (19.05%) Database Security
8 4 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (19.05%) Degree
8 4 (19.05%) COBIT
8 4 (19.05%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
8 4 (19.05%) MBA
8 4 (19.05%) Financial Institution
8 4 (19.05%) SQL
8 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
1 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (23.81%) Network Security
4 2 (9.52%) Wireless
5 1 (4.76%) Wireless Security
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
1 5 (23.81%) Banking
2 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
2 4 (19.05%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Information Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Risk Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Information Risk Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Security Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Security Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Security Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Cyber Security Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Network Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
1 5 (23.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) UNIX
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Information Security
2 7 (33.33%) SIEM
2 7 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (28.57%) Project Management
4 5 (23.81%) Security Management
4 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
4 5 (23.81%) DDoS Mitigation
5 4 (19.05%) Database Security
5 4 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (19.05%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (14.29%) Social Engineering
6 3 (14.29%) Cyber Security
6 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
7 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity Management
8 1 (4.76%) Protective Monitoring
8 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) CISM
2 9 (42.86%) CISA
3 5 (23.81%) CEH
4 4 (19.05%) Degree
4 4 (19.05%) MBA
4 4 (19.05%) CCNP
4 4 (19.05%) CCNA
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (19.05%) A+ Certification
5 2 (9.52%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (19.05%) COBIT
2 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) ArcSight
3 1 (4.76%) LogRhythm
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
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