The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 148 175 156
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -19
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 32 11 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.90% 0.27% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.83% 1.18% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 28 10 18
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,115 £34,900 £46,400
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £51,940 £79,050
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
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 Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
836 931 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.38% 23.23% 23.50%
Number of salaries quoted 683 741 840
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CISSP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Manchester

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Manchester

CISSP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Bolton - 1 £50,000 - 1
CISSP
North West

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 35 (51.47%) Information Security
2 28 (41.18%) Degree
3 25 (36.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (33.82%) Data Centre
4 23 (33.82%) Firewall
5 22 (32.35%) CISA
6 21 (30.88%) CISM
6 21 (30.88%) Project Management
7 20 (29.41%) ITIL
8 18 (26.47%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (23.53%) Cyber Security
11 15 (22.06%) Network Security
11 15 (22.06%) Risk Management
12 14 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (20.59%) CCNA
12 14 (20.59%) LAN
12 14 (20.59%) WAN
12 14 (20.59%) Banking
13 13 (19.12%) PCI DSS
14 12 (17.65%) Splunk
14 12 (17.65%) Finance
15 11 (16.18%) Network Design
15 11 (16.18%) Cash Management
15 11 (16.18%) Vulnerability Management
16 10 (14.71%) ArcSight
16 10 (14.71%) Security Architecture
16 10 (14.71%) Performance Management
16 10 (14.71%) Test Scripting
16 10 (14.71%) Retail

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (14.71%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 23 (33.82%) Firewall
2 15 (22.06%) Network Security
3 14 (20.59%) LAN
3 14 (20.59%) WAN
4 8 (11.76%) Wireless
5 7 (10.29%) WLAN
6 6 (8.82%) Internet
7 4 (5.88%) MPLS
8 3 (4.41%) BGP
8 3 (4.41%) VPN
8 3 (4.41%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (4.41%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (4.41%) NX-OS
9 2 (2.94%) Telepresence
9 2 (2.94%) DMZ
9 2 (2.94%) VoIP
10 1 (1.47%) IPsec
10 1 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.47%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) Big Data
General
1 14 (20.59%) Banking
2 12 (17.65%) Finance
3 10 (14.71%) Retail
4 4 (5.88%) Law
4 4 (5.88%) Legal
5 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.47%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (23.53%) Consultant
2 13 (19.12%) Security Consultant
2 13 (19.12%) Security Engineer
3 11 (16.18%) Network Engineer
3 11 (16.18%) Network Security Engineer
3 11 (16.18%) Architect
4 9 (13.24%) IT Consultant
4 9 (13.24%) IT Security Consultant
5 8 (11.76%) Security Architect
6 7 (10.29%) Information Security Officer
6 7 (10.29%) Security Officer
7 6 (8.82%) IT Security Architect
7 6 (8.82%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Security Manager
7 6 (8.82%) IT Architect
7 6 (8.82%) Senior Security Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Senior Consultant
7 6 (8.82%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Junior
8 5 (7.35%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (33.82%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.94%) RMADS
4 2 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.94%) CESG
4 2 (2.94%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (2.94%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.47%) GIS
5 1 (1.47%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.47%) PKI
5 1 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.47%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.29%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) UNIX
3 2 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (51.47%) Information Security
2 21 (30.88%) Project Management
3 20 (29.41%) ITIL
4 18 (26.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (23.53%) Cyber Security
6 15 (22.06%) Risk Management
7 14 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (16.18%) Network Design
8 11 (16.18%) Cash Management
8 11 (16.18%) Vulnerability Management
9 10 (14.71%) Security Architecture
9 10 (14.71%) Performance Management
9 10 (14.71%) Business Analysis
9 10 (14.71%) Test Scripting
10 9 (13.24%) Portfolio Management
11 7 (10.29%) SIEM
12 6 (8.82%) Data Protection
13 5 (7.35%) Mentoring
13 5 (7.35%) Penetration Testing
13 5 (7.35%) Automated Testing
Qualifications
1 28 (41.18%) Degree
2 22 (32.35%) CISA
3 21 (30.88%) CISM
4 17 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (20.59%) CCNA
6 10 (14.71%) CCNP
7 3 (4.41%) JNCIA
7 3 (4.41%) JNCIS
7 3 (4.41%) CCDA
7 3 (4.41%) CCIE
7 3 (4.41%) CCSP
7 3 (4.41%) CCSE
8 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.94%) ISACA
9 1 (1.47%) CEH
9 1 (1.47%) CISMP
9 1 (1.47%) PCI QSA
9 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.47%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (36.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (19.12%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.41%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.94%) COBIT
4 2 (2.94%) QA
4 2 (2.94%) JSP 440
5 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) Splunk
2 10 (14.71%) ArcSight
3 7 (10.29%) Cisco
4 6 (8.82%) Rackspace
5 4 (5.88%) CheckPoint
6 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.41%) EMC
7 2 (2.94%) VMware
8 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.47%) LogLogic
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