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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 99 159 158
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -1
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 73 37 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.22% 0.92% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.25% 3.35% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33 35 18
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +37.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £43,000 £37,450
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
885 1106 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 26.88% 27.50% 24.72%
Number of salaries quoted 683 936 810
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
Cheadle - 2 £80,000 -
CISSP
North West

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 67 (62.04%) Information Security
2 66 (61.11%) CISM
3 48 (44.44%) Vulnerability Management
4 45 (41.67%) Security Operations
4 45 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 45 (41.67%) Degree
5 35 (32.41%) SIEM
5 35 (32.41%) PCI DSS
6 34 (31.48%) Risk Management
7 30 (27.78%) Project Management
8 28 (25.93%) Security Management
8 28 (25.93%) Network Security
8 28 (25.93%) Security Architecture
9 27 (25.00%) Data Centre
10 26 (24.07%) Security Operations Centre
10 26 (24.07%) Performance Management
10 26 (24.07%) Splunk
11 25 (23.15%) Portfolio Management
11 25 (23.15%) ArcSight
11 25 (23.15%) IISP
11 25 (23.15%) IIS
11 25 (23.15%) ITIL
12 24 (22.22%) Law
12 24 (22.22%) Test Strategy
13 22 (20.37%) Finance
14 21 (19.44%) Root Cause Analysis
15 20 (18.52%) Management Information System
16 19 (17.59%) VMware
16 19 (17.59%) GCIH
17 18 (16.67%) Risk Assessment

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 25 (23.15%) IIS
2 7 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (6.48%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.48%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.48%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (6.48%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 28 (25.93%) Network Security
2 7 (6.48%) Firewall
2 7 (6.48%) Internet
2 7 (6.48%) LAN
3 4 (3.70%) Intranet
3 4 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.48%) SQL Server
1 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.93%) Big Data
General
1 24 (22.22%) Law
2 22 (20.37%) Finance
3 12 (11.11%) Legal
4 9 (8.33%) Retail
5 8 (7.41%) Banking
6 7 (6.48%) Back Office
7 6 (5.56%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (1.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (29.63%) Analyst
2 30 (27.78%) Security Analyst
3 27 (25.00%) Consultant
4 26 (24.07%) IT Consultant
4 26 (24.07%) IT Security Consultant
4 26 (24.07%) Security Consultant
5 16 (14.81%) Security Manager
6 14 (12.96%) IT Analyst
7 13 (12.04%) IT Security Analyst
8 12 (11.11%) Security Specialist
8 12 (11.11%) SIEM Consultant
8 12 (11.11%) Vulnerability Consultant
9 8 (7.41%) IT Security Specialist
9 8 (7.41%) Splunk Consultant
10 7 (6.48%) Network Engineer
11 6 (5.56%) Business Manager
11 6 (5.56%) Business Project Manager
11 6 (5.56%) IT Manager
11 6 (5.56%) IT Security Manager
11 6 (5.56%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 27 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 26 (24.07%) Security Operations Centre
3 20 (18.52%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.78%) Cryptography
6 3 (2.78%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.85%) Fintech
7 2 (1.85%) PKI
8 1 (0.93%) BBC
8 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.93%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.19%) Linux
1 11 (10.19%) Windows
2 7 (6.48%) AIX
2 7 (6.48%) CentOS
2 7 (6.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (6.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.78%) Solaris
4 1 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (62.04%) Information Security
2 48 (44.44%) Vulnerability Management
3 45 (41.67%) Security Operations
4 35 (32.41%) SIEM
5 34 (31.48%) Risk Management
6 30 (27.78%) Project Management
7 28 (25.93%) Security Architecture
7 28 (25.93%) Security Management
8 26 (24.07%) Performance Management
9 25 (23.15%) ITIL
9 25 (23.15%) Portfolio Management
10 24 (22.22%) Test Strategy
11 21 (19.44%) Root Cause Analysis
12 18 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
12 18 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 16 (14.81%) Incident Management
14 15 (13.89%) Digital Forensics
15 12 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 11 (10.19%) Cybersecurity
16 11 (10.19%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.48%) SQL
2 3 (2.78%) C#
2 3 (2.78%) C++
2 3 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 66 (61.11%) CISM
2 45 (41.67%) Degree
3 25 (23.15%) IISP
4 19 (17.59%) GCIH
5 16 (14.81%) SANS
6 15 (13.89%) CEH
7 14 (12.96%) CISA
8 13 (12.04%) GIAC
9 11 (10.19%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (10.19%) CISMP
10 10 (9.26%) A+ Certification
10 10 (9.26%) Network+ Certification
10 10 (9.26%) RHCE
11 9 (8.33%) CCNA
12 7 (6.48%) CCNP
12 7 (6.48%) MCITP
12 7 (6.48%) MCSE
12 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (6.48%) Security+ Certification
12 7 (6.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (32.41%) PCI DSS
3 8 (7.41%) COBIT
4 3 (2.78%) COSO
4 3 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.85%) ISO27002
5 2 (1.85%) PA-DSS
5 2 (1.85%) QA
6 1 (0.93%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.93%) RMADS
System Software
1 18 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.48%) vSphere
3 1 (0.93%) Snort
Systems Management
1 15 (13.89%) QRadar
2 7 (6.48%) Backup Exec
2 7 (6.48%) HP SIM
2 7 (6.48%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (6.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (24.07%) Splunk
2 25 (23.15%) ArcSight
3 19 (17.59%) VMware
4 11 (10.19%) IBM
4 11 (10.19%) Microsoft
5 10 (9.26%) Cisco
5 10 (9.26%) Red Hat
6 7 (6.48%) Dell
6 7 (6.48%) GFI Software
6 7 (6.48%) HP
6 7 (6.48%) ProCurve
6 7 (6.48%) SolarWinds
6 7 (6.48%) Sophos
6 7 (6.48%) Symantec
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