The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 53 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.70% - 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.22% - 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +7.36%
CISSP
Merseyside

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

Qualifications Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
135 137 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 31.40% 23.58% 29.14%
Number of salaries quoted 91 109 95
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,150 £27,125
10% offered a salary of more than £54,850 £60,000 £58,052
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

CISSP
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Liverpool

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 9 (100.00%) Law
2 6 (66.67%) CISM
2 6 (66.67%) Information Security
2 6 (66.67%) ISSAP
2 6 (66.67%) ISSMP
3 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
3 5 (55.56%) COBIT
3 5 (55.56%) Information Security Management
3 5 (55.56%) Security Management
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) IIS
5 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
5 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
5 3 (33.33%) Splunk
5 3 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (33.33%) ArcSight
5 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 3 (33.33%) Coaching
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) Service Management
6 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco
7 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
7 1 (11.11%) UNIX
7 1 (11.11%) Windows

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
General
1 9 (100.00%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Security Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Information Security Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Security Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 5 (55.56%) Information Security Management
2 5 (55.56%) Security Management
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CISM
1 6 (66.67%) ISSAP
1 6 (66.67%) ISSMP
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) COBIT
1 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
2 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Splunk
1 3 (33.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint