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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
North West / Manchester
Rank 128 117 148
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +31
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 66 59 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.82% 1.88% 1.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.55% 6.79% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 46 24 41
Median salary £48,750 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -8.69%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -

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
772 869 1012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.31% 27.65% 25.84%
Number of salaries quoted 618 678 863
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Manchester

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 100 (81.30%) Information Security
2 81 (65.85%) CISM
3 56 (45.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 54 (43.90%) PCI DSS
5 50 (40.65%) Degree
6 46 (37.40%) Security Operations
7 38 (30.89%) Network Security
8 33 (26.83%) Finance
9 32 (26.02%) Risk Management
10 31 (25.20%) Security Architecture
10 31 (25.20%) Cybersecurity
11 25 (20.33%) Vulnerability Management
11 25 (20.33%) Data Centre
12 24 (19.51%) Security Operations Centre
13 22 (17.89%) CISA
13 22 (17.89%) Management Information System
13 22 (17.89%) IIS
13 22 (17.89%) IISP
14 21 (17.07%) Compliance Management
14 21 (17.07%) Risk and Compliance Management
14 21 (17.07%) Security Monitoring
14 21 (17.07%) Splunk
14 21 (17.07%) Portfolio Management
14 21 (17.07%) ArcSight
14 21 (17.07%) Performance Management
15 19 (15.45%) CEH
16 17 (13.82%) Information Assurance
17 16 (13.01%) CISMP
18 15 (12.20%) Intrusion Detection
18 15 (12.20%) Banking

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (17.89%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 38 (30.89%) Network Security
2 15 (12.20%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (8.13%) Firewall
4 2 (1.63%) SSL
4 2 (1.63%) VPN
5 1 (0.81%) DHCP
5 1 (0.81%) DNS
5 1 (0.81%) Junos
5 1 (0.81%) MPLS
5 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.81%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.44%) SQL Server
General
1 33 (26.83%) Finance
2 15 (12.20%) Banking
3 11 (8.94%) Telecoms
4 10 (8.13%) Law
5 9 (7.32%) Legal
6 5 (4.07%) Retail
7 2 (1.63%) Electronics
7 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.63%) Marketing
8 1 (0.81%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 42 (34.15%) Consultant
2 33 (26.83%) Security Consultant
3 24 (19.51%) Analyst
4 23 (18.70%) Security Analyst
4 23 (18.70%) Security Manager
5 21 (17.07%) Information Security Consultant
6 19 (15.45%) Network Consultant
6 19 (15.45%) Network Security Consultant
7 18 (14.63%) Information Manager
8 17 (13.82%) Senior Consultant
8 17 (13.82%) Senior Security Consultant
9 16 (13.01%) Information Security Manager
10 15 (12.20%) Senior Analyst
10 15 (12.20%) Senior Security Analyst
11 10 (8.13%) Information Analyst
11 10 (8.13%) Information Security Analyst
11 10 (8.13%) Senior Information Security Consultant
11 10 (8.13%) Senior Network Consultant
11 10 (8.13%) Senior Network Security Consultant
12 9 (7.32%) Information Assurance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.81%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.33%) Data Centre
2 24 (19.51%) Security Operations Centre
3 22 (17.89%) Management Information System
4 10 (8.13%) Computer Science
5 9 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (7.32%) Mathematics
6 6 (4.88%) Driving Licence
7 5 (4.07%) Cyber Attack
7 5 (4.07%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.63%) Cyber Defence
9 2 (1.63%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.81%) Blog
10 1 (0.81%) CESG
10 1 (0.81%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (0.81%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.88%) Windows
2 4 (3.25%) Linux
2 4 (3.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.81%) Unix
3 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (81.30%) Information Security
2 46 (37.40%) Security Operations
3 32 (26.02%) Risk Management
4 31 (25.20%) Cybersecurity
4 31 (25.20%) Security Architecture
5 25 (20.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 21 (17.07%) Compliance Management
6 21 (17.07%) Performance Management
6 21 (17.07%) Portfolio Management
6 21 (17.07%) Risk and Compliance Management
6 21 (17.07%) Security Monitoring
7 17 (13.82%) Information Assurance
8 15 (12.20%) ITIL
8 15 (12.20%) Security Management
9 13 (10.57%) Project Management
10 11 (8.94%) Incident Management
10 11 (8.94%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 10 (8.13%) Business Development
11 10 (8.13%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (8.13%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.32%) C
Qualifications
1 81 (65.85%) CISM
2 50 (40.65%) Degree
3 22 (17.89%) CISA
3 22 (17.89%) IISP
4 19 (15.45%) CEH
5 16 (13.01%) CISMP
6 15 (12.20%) Security Cleared
7 12 (9.76%) CLAS
8 11 (8.94%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (8.13%) CIMA
9 10 (8.13%) SANS
10 9 (7.32%) CCNP
10 9 (7.32%) CRISC
10 9 (7.32%) DV Cleared
11 8 (6.50%) Postgraduate
12 6 (4.88%) SC Cleared
13 4 (3.25%) CHFI
13 4 (3.25%) ISSAP
14 3 (2.44%) GIAC
14 3 (2.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (45.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 54 (43.90%) PCI DSS
3 9 (7.32%) COBIT
4 3 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.63%) GPG13
System Software
1 4 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) CSIRT
1 1 (0.81%) QRadar
Vendors
1 21 (17.07%) ArcSight
1 21 (17.07%) Splunk
2 13 (10.57%) Cisco
3 5 (4.07%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.25%) Citrix
4 4 (3.25%) Intel
4 4 (3.25%) VMware
5 2 (1.63%) Intel Security
5 2 (1.63%) SAP
6 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.81%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (0.81%) Juniper
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle
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