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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 155 169 176
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +7
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 41 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.99% 0.39% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.96% 1.57% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 28 10 19
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% -8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,950 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +7.36%
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
1035 957 1097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.91% 25.08% 26.06%
Number of salaries quoted 882 857 980
Average salary £39,750 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 2014. 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 - - 1
CISSP
North West

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 37 (74.00%) Information Security
2 21 (42.00%) ITIL
3 19 (38.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (36.00%) CISA
5 16 (32.00%) CISM
5 16 (32.00%) Risk Management
5 16 (32.00%) PCI DSS
6 14 (28.00%) Penetration Testing
7 13 (26.00%) Banking
7 13 (26.00%) Retail
8 12 (24.00%) Firewall
9 11 (22.00%) Finance
9 11 (22.00%) Security Architecture
10 9 (18.00%) PRINCE2
10 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
10 9 (18.00%) OSCP
10 9 (18.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (18.00%) Cyber Security
11 8 (16.00%) OSCE
11 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (16.00%) Windows
11 8 (16.00%) Linux
11 8 (16.00%) Migration
12 7 (14.00%) LDAP
12 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
12 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
12 7 (14.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (14.00%) Business Continuity
13 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
13 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 (6.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Office
1 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.00%) Firewall
2 7 (14.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (26.00%) Banking
1 13 (26.00%) Retail
2 11 (22.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Tester
2 15 (30.00%) Security Consultant
2 15 (30.00%) Consultant
3 10 (20.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 10 (20.00%) IT Consultant
4 9 (18.00%) Penetration Tester
5 7 (14.00%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (14.00%) Administrator
6 6 (12.00%) Security Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Security Manager
7 5 (10.00%) Security Administrator
7 5 (10.00%) Junior Tester
7 5 (10.00%) IT Administrator
7 5 (10.00%) Junior
7 5 (10.00%) IT Security Administrator
8 4 (8.00%) Head of Information Security
8 4 (8.00%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) Information Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
1 8 (16.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (74.00%) Information Security
2 21 (42.00%) ITIL
3 16 (32.00%) Risk Management
4 14 (28.00%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (22.00%) Security Architecture
6 9 (18.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (18.00%) Cyber Security
6 9 (18.00%) PRINCE2
7 8 (16.00%) Migration
8 7 (14.00%) Business Continuity
8 7 (14.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
10 5 (10.00%) SIEM
10 5 (10.00%) Coaching
11 4 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (8.00%) Information Assurance
11 4 (8.00%) ISMS
11 4 (8.00%) Project Management
11 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (36.00%) CISA
2 16 (32.00%) CISM
3 9 (18.00%) OSCP
4 8 (16.00%) OSCE
5 5 (10.00%) PCI QSA
6 4 (8.00%) EnCE
6 4 (8.00%) CEH
7 3 (6.00%) Degree
8 1 (2.00%) CCNP
8 1 (2.00%) CCNA
8 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.00%) A+ Certification
8 1 (2.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (38.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (32.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.00%) HIPAA
3 3 (6.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) ArcSight
3 3 (6.00%) Splunk
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