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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 145 182 146
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -36
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 43 9 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.10% 0.22% 0.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.67% 0.94% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 32 8 23
Average salary £55,000 £50,800 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.26% -7.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,794 £34,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,500 £84,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.96%
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
921 960 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.47% 23.32% 22.75%
Number of salaries quoted 736 740 776
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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 - 3 £49,500 -
CISSP
North West

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 39 (49.37%) Information Security
2 36 (45.57%) Degree
3 31 (39.24%) CISM
3 31 (39.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (35.44%) Data Centre
5 26 (32.91%) CISA
5 26 (32.91%) Firewall
6 22 (27.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (26.58%) Project Management
8 20 (25.32%) ITIL
9 19 (24.05%) Risk Management
9 19 (24.05%) Vulnerability Management
10 18 (22.78%) Network Security
10 18 (22.78%) Finance
11 17 (21.52%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (20.25%) Banking
12 16 (20.25%) PCI DSS
12 16 (20.25%) Security Architecture
13 15 (18.99%) Splunk
14 14 (17.72%) CCNA
14 14 (17.72%) LAN
14 14 (17.72%) WAN
15 13 (16.46%) IIS
15 13 (16.46%) Management Information System
15 13 (16.46%) ArcSight
15 13 (16.46%) Performance Management
16 12 (15.19%) Portfolio Management
16 12 (15.19%) Cyber Security
16 12 (15.19%) Retail
16 12 (15.19%) Penetration Testing

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 13 (16.46%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (32.91%) Firewall
2 18 (22.78%) Network Security
3 14 (17.72%) LAN
3 14 (17.72%) WAN
4 8 (10.13%) Wireless
5 7 (8.86%) WLAN
6 6 (7.59%) Internet
7 4 (5.06%) MPLS
8 3 (3.80%) BGP
8 3 (3.80%) VPN
8 3 (3.80%) DMZ
8 3 (3.80%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (3.80%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (3.80%) NX-OS
9 2 (2.53%) Telepresence
9 2 (2.53%) VoIP
10 1 (1.27%) IPsec
10 1 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.53%) Big Data
General
1 18 (22.78%) Finance
2 16 (20.25%) Banking
3 12 (15.19%) Retail
4 8 (10.13%) Legal
5 7 (8.86%) Law
6 6 (7.59%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 20 (25.32%) Consultant
2 16 (20.25%) Security Consultant
3 13 (16.46%) Security Engineer
4 12 (15.19%) IT Security Consultant
4 12 (15.19%) IT Consultant
4 12 (15.19%) Architect
5 11 (13.92%) Network Engineer
5 11 (13.92%) Network Security Engineer
6 9 (11.39%) Security Architect
6 9 (11.39%) Security Manager
7 6 (7.59%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Information Security Officer
7 6 (7.59%) IT Security Architect
7 6 (7.59%) Security Officer
7 6 (7.59%) IT Architect
7 6 (7.59%) Senior Security Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (6.33%) Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (35.44%) Data Centre
2 13 (16.46%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.80%) PKI
3 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.53%) RMADS
4 2 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.53%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.53%) CESG
4 2 (2.53%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (2.53%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.27%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.27%) GIS
5 1 (1.27%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.86%) Windows
2 3 (3.80%) UNIX
3 2 (2.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (49.37%) Information Security
2 22 (27.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (26.58%) Project Management
4 20 (25.32%) ITIL
5 19 (24.05%) Risk Management
5 19 (24.05%) Vulnerability Management
6 16 (20.25%) Security Architecture
7 13 (16.46%) Performance Management
8 12 (15.19%) Portfolio Management
8 12 (15.19%) Cyber Security
8 12 (15.19%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (13.92%) Network Design
9 11 (13.92%) Cash Management
10 10 (12.66%) Security Management
10 10 (12.66%) Incident Management
11 9 (11.39%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (11.39%) SIEM
12 8 (10.13%) Service Management
12 8 (10.13%) Enterprise Architecture
13 7 (8.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 36 (45.57%) Degree
2 31 (39.24%) CISM
3 26 (32.91%) CISA
4 17 (21.52%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (17.72%) CCNA
6 10 (12.66%) CCNP
7 6 (7.59%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.80%) CCDA
8 3 (3.80%) CCIE
8 3 (3.80%) CCSP
8 3 (3.80%) CCSE
8 3 (3.80%) JNCIA
8 3 (3.80%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.53%) PCI QSA
9 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.53%) ISACA
10 1 (1.27%) CRISC
10 1 (1.27%) CEH
10 1 (1.27%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (39.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (20.25%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.80%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.53%) JSP 440
4 2 (2.53%) COBIT
5 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 15 (18.99%) Splunk
2 13 (16.46%) ArcSight
3 7 (8.86%) Cisco
4 6 (7.59%) Rackspace
5 4 (5.06%) IBM
5 4 (5.06%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.80%) EMC
7 2 (2.53%) VMware
8 1 (1.27%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.27%) LogLogic
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