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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 150 182 166
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -16
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 35 10 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.97% 0.25% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.38% 1.14% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 26
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +19.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,950 £30,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £81,700 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +6.25%
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
1034 879 1071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 28.61% 22.09% 26.03%
Number of salaries quoted 819 723 913
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £52,500
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 27 April 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 27 April 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
Salford - 2 £41,500 - 1
CISSP
North West

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 58 (72.50%) Information Security
2 29 (36.25%) Windows
3 25 (31.25%) Linux
4 24 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
4 24 (30.00%) Security Architecture
5 23 (28.75%) OSCP
5 23 (28.75%) OSCE
6 21 (26.25%) ITIL
7 20 (25.00%) CISA
7 20 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (22.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 16 (20.00%) Firewall
10 15 (18.75%) Banking
10 15 (18.75%) Degree
11 14 (17.50%) CISM
11 14 (17.50%) Risk Management
11 14 (17.50%) CCNA
11 14 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (16.25%) Network Security
13 12 (15.00%) Retail
13 12 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (15.00%) Project Management
13 12 (15.00%) Cyber Security
14 11 (13.75%) Cash Management
14 11 (13.75%) WAN
14 11 (13.75%) Network Design
15 10 (12.50%) Business Analysis
15 10 (12.50%) LAN
15 10 (12.50%) Test Scripting
16 9 (11.25%) CCNP

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.00%) Firewall
2 13 (16.25%) Network Security
3 11 (13.75%) WAN
4 10 (12.50%) LAN
5 4 (5.00%) WLAN
5 4 (5.00%) Wireless
5 4 (5.00%) LDAP
6 3 (3.75%) Internet
6 3 (3.75%) MPLS
6 3 (3.75%) BGP
7 1 (1.25%) VPN
7 1 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.50%) Big Data
General
1 15 (18.75%) Banking
2 12 (15.00%) Retail
3 8 (10.00%) Finance
4 2 (2.50%) Legal
5 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.25%) Back Office
5 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (37.50%) Consultant
2 28 (35.00%) Security Consultant
3 24 (30.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 24 (30.00%) Tester
3 24 (30.00%) IT Consultant
4 23 (28.75%) Penetration Tester
5 16 (20.00%) Security Engineer
6 13 (16.25%) Network Engineer
6 13 (16.25%) Network Security Engineer
7 8 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
7 8 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
7 8 (10.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 6 (7.50%) Security Manager
8 6 (7.50%) Junior
9 5 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (6.25%) Administrator
9 5 (6.25%) Information Manager
10 4 (5.00%) Security Administrator
10 4 (5.00%) IT Administrator
10 4 (5.00%) IT Security Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.50%) GIS
3 2 (2.50%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.25%) SCADA
4 1 (1.25%) RMADS
4 1 (1.25%) CESG
4 1 (1.25%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 29 (36.25%) Windows
2 25 (31.25%) Linux
3 2 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (72.50%) Information Security
2 24 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
2 24 (30.00%) Security Architecture
3 21 (26.25%) ITIL
4 20 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (17.50%) Risk Management
6 12 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (15.00%) Project Management
6 12 (15.00%) Cyber Security
7 11 (13.75%) Network Design
7 11 (13.75%) Cash Management
8 10 (12.50%) Test Scripting
8 10 (12.50%) Business Analysis
9 8 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (8.75%) Data Protection
10 7 (8.75%) Business Continuity
11 6 (7.50%) Mentoring
12 5 (6.25%) Migration
12 5 (6.25%) Automated Testing
13 4 (5.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (28.75%) OSCP
1 23 (28.75%) OSCE
2 20 (25.00%) CISA
3 15 (18.75%) Degree
4 14 (17.50%) CISM
4 14 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (17.50%) CCNA
5 9 (11.25%) CCNP
6 3 (3.75%) CCSP
6 3 (3.75%) CCDA
6 3 (3.75%) PCI QSA
6 3 (3.75%) CCSE
6 3 (3.75%) JNCIA
6 3 (3.75%) JNCIS
7 2 (2.50%) CEH
7 2 (2.50%) CISMP
7 2 (2.50%) QiCA
7 2 (2.50%) CRISC
8 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (22.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (8.75%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.75%) HIPAA
3 3 (3.75%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.75%) FISMA
3 3 (3.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.50%) COBIT
5 1 (1.25%) QA
5 1 (1.25%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
1 6 (7.50%) CheckPoint
1 6 (7.50%) Rackspace
2 4 (5.00%) Cisco
3 3 (3.75%) McAfee
3 3 (3.75%) EMC
3 3 (3.75%) Blue Coat
3 3 (3.75%) Splunk
4 2 (2.50%) Tripwire
4 2 (2.50%) VMware
4 2 (2.50%) Lumension
4 2 (2.50%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.25%) ArcSight
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