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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 36 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 17 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.55% - 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.71% - 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 3
Average salary £50,000 - £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £49,010 - £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,850 - £68,000
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
96 67 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 25.67% 14.02% 28.60%
Number of salaries quoted 70 56 127
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 October 2014, 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 21 (91.30%) Information Security
1 21 (91.30%) Degree
2 20 (86.96%) CISM
2 20 (86.96%) ISSAP
2 20 (86.96%) ISSMP
3 15 (65.22%) PCI DSS
4 14 (60.87%) Retail
5 12 (52.17%) Data Protection
5 12 (52.17%) COBIT
5 12 (52.17%) UNIX
5 12 (52.17%) Windows
5 12 (52.17%) Linux
5 12 (52.17%) E-Commerce
5 12 (52.17%) Cisco
5 12 (52.17%) CheckPoint
5 12 (52.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (43.48%) ITIL
6 10 (43.48%) Information Security Management
6 10 (43.48%) Security Management
6 10 (43.48%) Law
7 8 (34.78%) Firewall
7 8 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
9 4 (17.39%) Multimedia
9 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
9 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
9 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
9 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
10 3 (13.04%) Project Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (13.04%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Firewall
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
General
1 14 (60.87%) Retail
2 10 (43.48%) Law
3 4 (17.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Security Engineer
2 13 (56.52%) Information Security Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Information Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Security Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Information Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Security Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) UNIX
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Information Security
2 12 (52.17%) E-Commerce
2 12 (52.17%) Data Protection
3 10 (43.48%) Information Security Management
3 10 (43.48%) Security Management
3 10 (43.48%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Management
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Service Management
4 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
4 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.04%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 21 (91.30%) Degree
2 20 (86.96%) CISM
2 20 (86.96%) ISSAP
2 20 (86.96%) ISSMP
3 2 (8.70%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (65.22%) PCI DSS
2 12 (52.17%) COBIT
2 12 (52.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Cisco
1 12 (52.17%) CheckPoint
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Splunk
3 3 (13.04%) ArcSight