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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 99 113 133
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +20
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 21 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.17% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.40% 0.68% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 4
Average salary £61,215 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.03% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,972 £45,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
477 439 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.54% 27.87% 22.27%
Number of salaries quoted 361 300 309
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +16 8 £61,215 -
Wilmslow - 6 £40,000 -
Chester - 4 £65,000 -
CISSP
North West

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 45 (76.27%) Information Security
2 28 (47.46%) Finance
3 22 (37.29%) CISM
4 21 (35.59%) Network Security
4 21 (35.59%) SIEM
5 19 (32.20%) Cyber Security
6 16 (27.12%) CCNA
6 16 (27.12%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (23.73%) ISEB
7 14 (23.73%) CCNP
8 13 (22.03%) UNIX
9 12 (20.34%) ArcSight
10 11 (18.64%) SQL
10 11 (18.64%) A+ Certification
10 11 (18.64%) Financial Institution
11 10 (16.95%) Tandem
12 9 (15.25%) Intrusion Detection
12 9 (15.25%) Security Cleared
12 9 (15.25%) GIS
12 9 (15.25%) Firewall
12 9 (15.25%) Management Information System
12 9 (15.25%) Risk Management
12 9 (15.25%) Business Continuity
12 9 (15.25%) SLA
12 9 (15.25%) Network Monitoring
13 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
13 8 (13.56%) Service Delivery
13 8 (13.56%) CISA
13 8 (13.56%) SC Cleared
13 8 (13.56%) DV Cleared

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (3.39%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.39%) Lync
1 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Office
2 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.78%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 21 (35.59%) Network Security
2 9 (15.25%) Firewall
2 9 (15.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.69%) LAN
General
1 28 (47.46%) Finance
2 11 (18.64%) Financial Institution
3 7 (11.86%) Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Marketing
4 2 (3.39%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Security Engineer
2 11 (18.64%) Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) Security Manager
4 7 (11.86%) Network Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Security Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Security Specialist
5 6 (10.17%) Information Security Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Senior Technician
6 5 (8.47%) IT Security Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Risk Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Security Architect
7 4 (6.78%) IT Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Lead Security Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Information Specialist
7 4 (6.78%) Lead Architect
7 4 (6.78%) IT Security Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Information Security Specialist
8 3 (5.08%) IT Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Tandem
2 9 (15.25%) GIS
2 9 (15.25%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.03%) UNIX
2 5 (8.47%) Windows
3 4 (6.78%) Linux
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.39%) CentOS
4 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.39%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (76.27%) Information Security
2 21 (35.59%) SIEM
3 19 (32.20%) Cyber Security
4 9 (15.25%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (15.25%) Risk Management
4 9 (15.25%) Business Continuity
5 8 (13.56%) Service Delivery
6 6 (10.17%) Data Protection
7 5 (8.47%) Security Architecture
7 5 (8.47%) Supplier Management
8 4 (6.78%) Data Analysis
8 4 (6.78%) ITIL
8 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.78%) TOGAF
8 4 (6.78%) Network Design
8 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.78%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (5.08%) People Management
9 3 (5.08%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.64%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) Python
2 1 (1.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (37.29%) CISM
2 16 (27.12%) CCNA
2 16 (27.12%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (23.73%) ISEB
3 14 (23.73%) CCNP
4 11 (18.64%) A+ Certification
5 9 (15.25%) Security Cleared
6 8 (13.56%) CISA
6 8 (13.56%) SC Cleared
6 8 (13.56%) DV Cleared
7 5 (8.47%) ISEB Practitioner
7 5 (8.47%) CRISC
8 4 (6.78%) CISMP
9 3 (5.08%) VCP4
10 2 (3.39%) HP ASE
10 2 (3.39%) MCITP
10 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (3.39%) Security+ Certification
10 2 (3.39%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.25%) SLA
2 8 (13.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 2 (3.39%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) ArcSight
2 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.86%) Splunk
4 6 (10.17%) Sourcefire
4 6 (10.17%) Sun
4 6 (10.17%) Websense
5 2 (3.39%) VMware
5 2 (3.39%) Cisco
5 2 (3.39%) HP
5 2 (3.39%) Citrix
5 2 (3.39%) NCR
5 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.69%) IBM
6 1 (1.69%) ProCurve
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