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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 152 159 160
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 36 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.94% 0.45% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.89% 1.82% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 25
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
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 Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1245 932 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 32.56% 24.73% 25.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 801 794
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 March 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 5 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
Bolton - 5 £47,500 -
Salford - 1 - -
CISSP
North West

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 62 (76.54%) Information Security
2 27 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 27 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 26 (32.10%) ITIL
4 25 (30.86%) Linux
4 25 (30.86%) OSCP
5 24 (29.63%) OSCE
5 24 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (29.63%) Windows
5 24 (29.63%) CISA
6 21 (25.93%) Risk Management
7 20 (24.69%) CISM
8 16 (19.75%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (19.75%) Banking
9 15 (18.52%) Retail
10 13 (16.05%) Firewall
10 13 (16.05%) Cyber Security
11 12 (14.81%) PCI DSS
12 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
13 10 (12.35%) Migration
13 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (11.11%) Business Continuity
14 9 (11.11%) Active Directory
14 9 (11.11%) LDAP
14 9 (11.11%) PRINCE2
14 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
15 8 (9.88%) Project Management
15 8 (9.88%) Office 365

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 3 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MS Office
1 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.05%) Firewall
2 9 (11.11%) LDAP
3 2 (2.47%) Network Security
3 2 (2.47%) BGP
3 2 (2.47%) Internet
3 2 (2.47%) MPLS
3 2 (2.47%) LAN
3 2 (2.47%) WLAN
3 2 (2.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.23%) Big Data
General
1 16 (19.75%) Banking
2 15 (18.52%) Retail
3 7 (8.64%) Finance
4 2 (2.47%) Legal
5 1 (1.23%) Back Office
5 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (41.98%) Tester
2 33 (40.74%) Consultant
3 32 (39.51%) Security Consultant
4 25 (30.86%) IT Consultant
4 25 (30.86%) IT Security Consultant
4 25 (30.86%) Penetration Tester
5 9 (11.11%) Administrator
5 9 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (11.11%) Security Manager
6 7 (8.64%) Junior
6 7 (8.64%) Security Administrator
6 7 (8.64%) IT Administrator
6 7 (8.64%) IT Security Administrator
7 5 (6.17%) Junior Tester
7 5 (6.17%) Security Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Information Manager
8 4 (4.94%) Head of Information Security
8 4 (4.94%) Head of Security
8 4 (4.94%) Information Security Manager
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.23%) GIS
3 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.23%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.86%) Linux
2 24 (29.63%) Windows
3 1 (1.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (76.54%) Information Security
2 27 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 27 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 26 (32.10%) ITIL
4 21 (25.93%) Risk Management
5 16 (19.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (16.05%) Cyber Security
7 10 (12.35%) Migration
8 9 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (11.11%) Business Continuity
8 9 (11.11%) PRINCE2
9 8 (9.88%) Project Management
10 6 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (6.17%) Ethical Hacking
11 5 (6.17%) Information Assurance
11 5 (6.17%) Mentoring
11 5 (6.17%) Coaching
12 4 (4.94%) SIEM
12 4 (4.94%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (30.86%) OSCP
2 24 (29.63%) OSCE
2 24 (29.63%) CISA
3 20 (24.69%) CISM
4 6 (7.41%) CEH
5 5 (6.17%) Degree
5 5 (6.17%) PCI QSA
6 3 (3.70%) CCNP
6 3 (3.70%) CCNA
6 3 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.47%) CRISC
7 2 (2.47%) VCP4
7 2 (2.47%) CCSE
7 2 (2.47%) JNCIA
7 2 (2.47%) JNCIS
7 2 (2.47%) CCDA
7 2 (2.47%) CCSP
8 1 (1.23%) QiCA
8 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.23%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (14.81%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (3.70%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.23%) COBIT
4 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 9 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.17%) CheckPoint
3 4 (4.94%) ArcSight
3 4 (4.94%) Splunk
4 3 (3.70%) McAfee
4 3 (3.70%) Blue Coat
5 2 (2.47%) Lumension
5 2 (2.47%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.47%) Tripwire
5 2 (2.47%) Cisco
5 2 (2.47%) EMC
6 1 (1.23%) VMware
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