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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 101 113 126
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +13
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 20 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.17% 0.50% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.38% 2.04% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 3
Average salary £61,215 £35,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+74.90% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +2.00%
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
372 441 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.72% 24.32% 21.59%
Number of salaries quoted 266 289 289
Average salary £41,250 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +12 9 £61,215 +74.90%
Chester - 3 £58,750 - 1
CISSP
North West

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 25 (65.79%) Information Security
2 22 (57.89%) Network Security
3 21 (55.26%) CISM
4 17 (44.74%) Finance
5 11 (28.95%) Management Information System
5 11 (28.95%) ISEB
5 11 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (28.95%) CCNP
5 11 (28.95%) CCNA
5 11 (28.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (26.32%) Risk Management
6 10 (26.32%) Firewall
6 10 (26.32%) Business Continuity
7 9 (23.68%) SQL
7 9 (23.68%) A+ Certification
7 9 (23.68%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (23.68%) Cyber Security
7 9 (23.68%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
8 8 (21.05%) DV Cleared
8 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
8 8 (21.05%) UNIX
8 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
9 7 (18.42%) SIEM
10 6 (15.79%) Splunk
10 6 (15.79%) Sourcefire
10 6 (15.79%) Nessus
10 6 (15.79%) SLA
10 6 (15.79%) Microsoft

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.26%) Lync
1 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (57.89%) Network Security
2 10 (26.32%) Firewall
3 9 (23.68%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.63%) LAN
General
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Back Office
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Security Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Network Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Senior Technician
3 6 (15.79%) Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Information Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Security Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) IT Security Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Security Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Information Risk Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Lead Security Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Lead Architect
5 4 (10.53%) IT Security Architect
5 4 (10.53%) IT Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Risk Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Security Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Security Specialist
7 1 (2.63%) Information Specialist
7 1 (2.63%) Cyber Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Management Information System
2 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Tandem
3 1 (2.63%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.63%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) UNIX
2 3 (7.89%) Windows
3 2 (5.26%) AIX
3 2 (5.26%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.26%) CentOS
3 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) Information Security
2 10 (26.32%) Risk Management
2 10 (26.32%) Business Continuity
3 9 (23.68%) Cyber Security
3 9 (23.68%) Network Monitoring
4 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
5 7 (18.42%) SIEM
6 5 (13.16%) Security Management
6 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (13.16%) Supplier Management
6 5 (13.16%) Security Architecture
6 5 (13.16%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (10.53%) Database Security
7 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
7 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.53%) TOGAF
7 4 (10.53%) Project Management
8 3 (7.89%) ITIL
9 2 (5.26%) ERP
9 2 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (55.26%) CISM
2 11 (28.95%) ISEB
2 11 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (28.95%) CCNP
2 11 (28.95%) CCNA
3 9 (23.68%) A+ Certification
4 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
4 8 (21.05%) DV Cleared
4 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
5 5 (13.16%) CISA
5 5 (13.16%) ISEB Practitioner
6 4 (10.53%) Degree
6 4 (10.53%) CISMP
6 4 (10.53%) MBA
7 2 (5.26%) MCSE
7 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (5.26%) RHCE
7 2 (5.26%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (5.26%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (15.79%) SLA
3 5 (13.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 5 (13.16%) COBIT
4 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Splunk
1 6 (15.79%) Sourcefire
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 6 (15.79%) Websense
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco
2 2 (5.26%) HP
2 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.26%) Citrix
2 2 (5.26%) VMware
3 1 (2.63%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.63%) ProCurve
3 1 (2.63%) Sun
3 1 (2.63%) IBM
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
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