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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 145 171 164
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -7
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 28 12 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.83% 0.30% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.47% 1.37% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 20
Average salary £56,250 £37,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.02% -32.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £51,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,300 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
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
808 879 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.95% 22.32% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 675 693 893
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 - 1 £50,000 -
CISSP
North West

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 38 (59.38%) Information Security
2 24 (37.50%) Degree
3 21 (32.81%) CISA
4 20 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (28.13%) Firewall
5 18 (28.13%) ITIL
5 18 (28.13%) Data Centre
6 16 (25.00%) Risk Management
7 15 (23.44%) CISM
7 15 (23.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (23.44%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (23.44%) Project Management
7 15 (23.44%) Cyber Security
7 15 (23.44%) Network Security
8 14 (21.88%) CCNA
8 14 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (21.88%) Banking
9 12 (18.75%) Windows
9 12 (18.75%) LAN
9 12 (18.75%) WAN
10 11 (17.19%) Network Design
10 11 (17.19%) Security Architecture
10 11 (17.19%) Cash Management
11 10 (15.63%) PCI DSS
11 10 (15.63%) Retail
11 10 (15.63%) Business Analysis
11 10 (15.63%) Test Scripting
11 10 (15.63%) Finance
12 9 (14.06%) CCNP
13 8 (12.50%) Penetration Testing

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 6 (9.38%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.13%) Firewall
2 15 (23.44%) Network Security
3 12 (18.75%) LAN
3 12 (18.75%) WAN
4 6 (9.38%) Wireless
4 6 (9.38%) WLAN
5 4 (6.25%) Internet
6 3 (4.69%) MPLS
6 3 (4.69%) BGP
7 2 (3.13%) VPN
7 2 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.56%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.56%) NX-OS
8 1 (1.56%) Telepresence
8 1 (1.56%) VoIP
8 1 (1.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) Big Data
General
1 14 (21.88%) Banking
2 10 (15.63%) Retail
2 10 (15.63%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Legal
4 2 (3.13%) Law
4 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.56%) Back Office
5 1 (1.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (25.00%) Consultant
1 16 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 13 (20.31%) Network Engineer
2 13 (20.31%) Network Security Engineer
2 13 (20.31%) Security Consultant
3 10 (15.63%) IT Consultant
3 10 (15.63%) IT Security Consultant
4 9 (14.06%) Architect
5 8 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Senior Security Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Security Architect
7 5 (7.81%) Security Officer
7 5 (7.81%) Information Security Officer
7 5 (7.81%) Security Manager
7 5 (7.81%) Penetration Tester
7 5 (7.81%) Tester
7 5 (7.81%) Junior
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (6.25%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.13%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.13%) RMADS
4 2 (3.13%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.13%) GIS
4 2 (3.13%) CESG
4 2 (3.13%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (3.13%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) PKI
5 1 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.56%) SCADA
5 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.75%) Windows
2 7 (10.94%) Linux
3 3 (4.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (59.38%) Information Security
2 18 (28.13%) ITIL
3 16 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 15 (23.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (23.44%) Project Management
4 15 (23.44%) Cyber Security
5 14 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (17.19%) Network Design
6 11 (17.19%) Cash Management
6 11 (17.19%) Security Architecture
7 10 (15.63%) Business Analysis
7 10 (15.63%) Test Scripting
8 8 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (10.94%) Data Protection
10 6 (9.38%) Performance Management
11 5 (7.81%) Automated Testing
11 5 (7.81%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (7.81%) Vulnerability Management
11 5 (7.81%) Mentoring
11 5 (7.81%) Portfolio Management
Qualifications
1 24 (37.50%) Degree
2 21 (32.81%) CISA
3 15 (23.44%) CISM
3 15 (23.44%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (21.88%) CCNA
5 9 (14.06%) CCNP
6 5 (7.81%) OSCP
6 5 (7.81%) OSCE
7 3 (4.69%) CCDA
7 3 (4.69%) CCSP
7 3 (4.69%) CCSE
7 3 (4.69%) JNCIA
7 3 (4.69%) JNCIS
8 2 (3.13%) CEH
8 2 (3.13%) CISMP
8 2 (3.13%) CRISC
8 2 (3.13%) ISACA
8 2 (3.13%) QiCA
9 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.56%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (15.63%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.69%) Data Quality
3 3 (4.69%) COBIT
4 2 (3.13%) QA
4 2 (3.13%) JSP 440
5 1 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) Splunk
2 6 (9.38%) CheckPoint
2 6 (9.38%) Rackspace
3 5 (7.81%) ArcSight
3 5 (7.81%) Cisco
4 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.69%) EMC
5 2 (3.13%) Lumension
5 2 (3.13%) McAfee
5 2 (3.13%) VMware
5 2 (3.13%) Blue Coat
5 2 (3.13%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.56%) Tripwire
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £28815 - £39550 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago