The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 71 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 5 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.73% 0.70% 3.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.25% 2.59% 13.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 15
Median salary £41,250 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 - £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
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 Merseyside region.

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
222 116 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 32.60% 27.17% 22.53%
Number of salaries quoted 99 78 108
Median salary £44,000 £38,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,484 £24,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

CISSP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Merseyside region.

CISSP Salary Trend in Merseyside

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Merseyside

CISSP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -19 5 £41,250 - 3
CISSP
North West

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 10 (83.33%) CISM
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
1 10 (83.33%) Information Security
2 8 (66.67%) SIEM
3 6 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) Banking
4 5 (41.67%) CISA
4 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (33.33%) CASP
5 4 (33.33%) ISSAP
5 4 (33.33%) ISSEP
5 4 (33.33%) ISSMP
5 4 (33.33%) CRISC
5 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
6 3 (25.00%) Unix
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) CCNA
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (25.00%) SSCP
6 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (25.00%) Information Assurance
6 3 (25.00%) Open Source
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (16.67%) ISMS
7 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) CISSP Manager
2 5 (41.67%) IT Manager
2 5 (41.67%) IT Security Manager
2 5 (41.67%) IT Security Officer
2 5 (41.67%) IT Services Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Security Officer
2 5 (41.67%) Service Security Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Security Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Auditor
4 2 (16.67%) Security Auditor
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Information Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) CESG
2 1 (8.33%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Information Security
2 8 (66.67%) SIEM
3 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (25.00%) Information Assurance
4 3 (25.00%) Open Source
5 2 (16.67%) ISMS
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (8.33%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) CISM
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) CISA
3 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) CASP
4 4 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
4 4 (33.33%) CRISC
4 4 (33.33%) ISSAP
4 4 (33.33%) ISSEP
4 4 (33.33%) ISSMP
4 4 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (25.00%) CCNA
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (25.00%) SSCP
6 1 (8.33%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) COBIT
2 1 (8.33%) ISO22301
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
QVC
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Knowsley, Liverpool
QVC
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago