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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 174 144 167
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +23
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 10 37 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% 0.94% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.04% 4.08% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 19
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £35,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £84,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -7.27%
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
965 907 911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.43% 22.93% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 740 795 738
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 21 August 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Manchester

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 14 (63.64%) Information Security
2 12 (54.55%) ITIL
3 11 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 10 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (40.91%) ISMS
6 8 (36.36%) Firewall
6 8 (36.36%) EnCE
6 8 (36.36%) SIEM
6 8 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (27.27%) CISM
7 6 (27.27%) Finance
8 5 (22.73%) CISA
8 5 (22.73%) Retail
9 4 (18.18%) Web Development
10 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (13.64%) Project Management
10 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
10 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
11 2 (9.09%) Perl
11 2 (9.09%) Oracle
11 2 (9.09%) SAP
11 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
11 2 (9.09%) Windows
11 2 (9.09%) Python
11 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
11 2 (9.09%) Sun
11 2 (9.09%) CCNP
11 2 (9.09%) CCDP
11 2 (9.09%) NetApp

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.55%) Wireless
2 1 (4.55%) IPsec
2 1 (4.55%) WiMAX
2 1 (4.55%) VLAN
2 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
2 1 (4.55%) Network Security
2 1 (4.55%) xDSL
2 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.55%) ATM
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) SDH
2 1 (4.55%) WLAN
2 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.55%) RIP
2 1 (4.55%) SNMP
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) VPN
2 1 (4.55%) SONET
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
1 10 (45.45%) Security Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Information Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Web Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Security Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Information Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Application Security Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Compliance Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Penetration Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Governance Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) IT Risk Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Tester
6 1 (4.55%) IT Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Information Security
2 12 (54.55%) ITIL
3 10 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (40.91%) ISMS
5 8 (36.36%) SIEM
5 8 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (18.18%) Web Development
7 3 (13.64%) Project Management
7 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
8 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 2 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
9 1 (4.55%) Business Development
9 1 (4.55%) Release Management
9 1 (4.55%) OWASP
9 1 (4.55%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Perl
1 2 (9.09%) Python
1 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) EnCE
2 6 (27.27%) CISM
3 5 (22.73%) CISA
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (9.09%) ACCA
5 2 (9.09%) CCNP
5 2 (9.09%) CCDP
5 2 (9.09%) CISMP
5 2 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) CRISC
6 1 (4.55%) OSCP
6 1 (4.55%) OSCE
6 1 (4.55%) CCIE
6 1 (4.55%) CCNA
6 1 (4.55%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle
1 2 (9.09%) SAP
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.09%) Sun
1 2 (9.09%) NetApp
1 2 (9.09%) VMware
Manchester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago