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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 69 46 51
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +5
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 3 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.50% 2.68% 1.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.03% 10.29% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 9
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -

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
148 136 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.46% 26.00% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 107 83 97
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £30,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -16 3 £50,000 +5.26% 1
CISSP
North West

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 5 (100.00%) CISM
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) CISA
2 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (60.00%) Legal
3 3 (60.00%) Information Security Management
3 3 (60.00%) Security Management
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (60.00%) ISO22301
3 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (40.00%) SIEM
5 1 (20.00%) CRISC
5 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (20.00%) ISSAP
5 1 (20.00%) ISSEP
5 1 (20.00%) ISSMP
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) SSCP
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA

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:

General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Security Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Business Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Information Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Security Officer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Security Officer
3 1 (20.00%) Service Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISM
2 4 (80.00%) CISA
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (20.00%) CASP
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (20.00%) CRISC
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) ISSAP
4 1 (20.00%) ISSEP
4 1 (20.00%) ISSMP
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (20.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) ISO22301