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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 134 177 160
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -17
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 38 12 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.16% 0.31% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.22% 1.42% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 20
Average salary £55,000 £37,000 £50,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.64% -26.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,650 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
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
900 846 1060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 27.41% 22.17% 25.82%
Number of salaries quoted 726 676 913
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Salford - 2 £41,500 -
CISSP
North West

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 49 (68.06%) Information Security
2 25 (34.72%) Windows
3 21 (29.17%) Linux
3 21 (29.17%) Penetration Testing
3 21 (29.17%) Security Architecture
4 19 (26.39%) OSCP
4 19 (26.39%) OSCE
4 19 (26.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (26.39%) ITIL
5 18 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (25.00%) Degree
6 16 (22.22%) Firewall
6 16 (22.22%) CISA
7 15 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (19.44%) CCNA
8 14 (19.44%) Risk Management
8 14 (19.44%) Network Security
9 13 (18.06%) Banking
9 13 (18.06%) Project Management
10 12 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (16.67%) LAN
10 12 (16.67%) WAN
10 12 (16.67%) Cyber Security
11 11 (15.28%) Cash Management
11 11 (15.28%) Network Design
12 10 (13.89%) Business Analysis
12 10 (13.89%) Test Scripting
12 10 (13.89%) Retail
12 10 (13.89%) CISM
13 9 (12.50%) CCNP

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.22%) Firewall
2 14 (19.44%) Network Security
3 12 (16.67%) LAN
3 12 (16.67%) WAN
4 6 (8.33%) Wireless
4 6 (8.33%) WLAN
5 4 (5.56%) Internet
6 3 (4.17%) MPLS
6 3 (4.17%) BGP
7 2 (2.78%) LDAP
8 1 (1.39%) VoIP
8 1 (1.39%) VPN
8 1 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.39%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.39%) NX-OS
8 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) Big Data
1 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (18.06%) Banking
2 10 (13.89%) Retail
3 7 (9.72%) Finance
4 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.78%) Legal
5 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.39%) Law
5 1 (1.39%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (36.11%) Consultant
2 23 (31.94%) Security Consultant
3 19 (26.39%) Penetration Tester
3 19 (26.39%) IT Security Consultant
3 19 (26.39%) Tester
3 19 (26.39%) IT Consultant
4 17 (23.61%) Security Engineer
5 13 (18.06%) Network Engineer
5 13 (18.06%) Network Security Engineer
6 8 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
6 8 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (11.11%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Information Manager
7 5 (6.94%) Security Manager
7 5 (6.94%) Junior
7 5 (6.94%) Architect
8 3 (4.17%) Information Security Officer
8 3 (4.17%) Security Officer
8 3 (4.17%) Information Security Manager
9 2 (2.78%) Information Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.78%) RMADS
2 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.78%) CESG
2 2 (2.78%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (2.78%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (2.78%) GIS
3 1 (1.39%) PKI
3 1 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.39%) SCADA
3 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (34.72%) Windows
2 21 (29.17%) Linux
3 2 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (68.06%) Information Security
2 21 (29.17%) Penetration Testing
2 21 (29.17%) Security Architecture
3 19 (26.39%) ITIL
4 18 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (19.44%) Risk Management
6 13 (18.06%) Project Management
7 12 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (16.67%) Cyber Security
8 11 (15.28%) Cash Management
8 11 (15.28%) Network Design
9 10 (13.89%) Business Analysis
9 10 (13.89%) Test Scripting
10 7 (9.72%) Data Protection
11 6 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
12 5 (6.94%) Automated Testing
12 5 (6.94%) Security Management
12 5 (6.94%) Business Continuity
12 5 (6.94%) Mentoring
13 4 (5.56%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (26.39%) OSCP
1 19 (26.39%) OSCE
2 18 (25.00%) Degree
3 16 (22.22%) CISA
4 15 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (19.44%) CCNA
6 10 (13.89%) CISM
7 9 (12.50%) CCNP
8 3 (4.17%) CCSP
8 3 (4.17%) CCDA
8 3 (4.17%) JNCIA
8 3 (4.17%) JNCIS
8 3 (4.17%) CCSE
9 2 (2.78%) CRISC
9 2 (2.78%) CEH
9 2 (2.78%) CISMP
9 2 (2.78%) QiCA
10 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.39%) CCIE
10 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (26.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (8.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.17%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.78%) JSP 440
4 2 (2.78%) COBIT
4 2 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (8.33%) Rackspace
1 6 (8.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (6.94%) Cisco
3 4 (5.56%) Splunk
4 3 (4.17%) McAfee
4 3 (4.17%) EMC
4 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.17%) Blue Coat
5 2 (2.78%) Lumension
5 2 (2.78%) ArcSight
5 2 (2.78%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.78%) Tripwire
5 2 (2.78%) VMware
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £28815 - £39550 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago