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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 143 161 182
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +21
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 51 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.21% 0.48% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.81% 1.99% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 39 13 13
Average salary £50,000 £40,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.45% -14.73%
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
1061 904 1139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.12% 24.02% 26.13%
Number of salaries quoted 903 811 983
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 - 5 £48,250 - 2
CISSP
North West

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 49 (77.78%) Information Security
2 25 (39.68%) ITIL
3 24 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 19 (30.16%) CISA
5 19 (30.16%) CISM
6 18 (28.57%) Security Architecture
7 16 (25.40%) OSCP
7 16 (25.40%) PCI DSS
7 16 (25.40%) Risk Management
8 15 (23.81%) OSCE
8 15 (23.81%) Windows
8 15 (23.81%) Linux
8 15 (23.81%) Firewall
9 13 (20.63%) Banking
9 13 (20.63%) Retail
10 11 (17.46%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
11 10 (15.87%) Migration
11 10 (15.87%) Finance
11 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (14.29%) Active Directory
12 9 (14.29%) Business Continuity
12 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 9 (14.29%) PRINCE2
12 9 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (14.29%) Cyber Security
12 9 (14.29%) LDAP
13 8 (12.70%) Office 365
14 6 (9.52%) Management Information System

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Office
1 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.81%) Firewall
2 9 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (20.63%) Banking
1 13 (20.63%) Retail
2 10 (15.87%) Finance
3 2 (3.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (39.68%) Tester
2 22 (34.92%) Security Consultant
2 22 (34.92%) Consultant
3 16 (25.40%) Penetration Tester
4 15 (23.81%) IT Security Consultant
4 15 (23.81%) IT Consultant
5 9 (14.29%) Administrator
5 9 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (12.70%) Security Manager
7 7 (11.11%) Security Administrator
7 7 (11.11%) IT Security Administrator
7 7 (11.11%) IT Administrator
8 6 (9.52%) Analyst
8 6 (9.52%) Security Analyst
9 5 (7.94%) Junior
9 5 (7.94%) Junior Tester
10 4 (6.35%) Information Manager
10 4 (6.35%) Information Security Manager
10 4 (6.35%) Senior Security Consultant
10 4 (6.35%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Windows
1 15 (23.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (77.78%) Information Security
2 25 (39.68%) ITIL
3 21 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 18 (28.57%) Security Architecture
5 16 (25.40%) Risk Management
6 11 (17.46%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (15.87%) Migration
8 9 (14.29%) Business Continuity
8 9 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 9 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (14.29%) Cyber Security
9 5 (7.94%) SIEM
9 5 (7.94%) Ethical Hacking
9 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.94%) Coaching
10 4 (6.35%) Project Management
10 4 (6.35%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.35%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (6.35%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (30.16%) CISA
1 19 (30.16%) CISM
2 16 (25.40%) OSCP
3 15 (23.81%) OSCE
4 5 (7.94%) PCI QSA
4 5 (7.94%) CEH
5 4 (6.35%) EnCE
6 3 (4.76%) Degree
7 1 (1.59%) CCNP
7 1 (1.59%) CCNA
7 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.59%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.59%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (25.40%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.76%) HIPAA
3 3 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.59%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) ArcSight
3 3 (4.76%) Splunk
4 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.59%) McAfee
4 1 (1.59%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.59%) Tripwire
Manchester, Lancashire
Acumin
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive, benefits and much more
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £62000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Excellent company benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + more
Posted: 19 days ago
Bolton
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 26 days ago