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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 48 59 71
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +12
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.01% 0.61% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.70% 2.07% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Median salary £60,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -
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
108 145 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 27.14% 29.41% 22.77%
Number of salaries quoted 80 94 119
Median salary £38,000 £37,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +6 4 £60,000 - 1
CISSP
North West

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 15 (88.24%) Information Security
2 12 (70.59%) CISM
3 9 (52.94%) Degree
3 9 (52.94%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (52.94%) Business Continuity
4 8 (47.06%) Finance
4 8 (47.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (47.06%) Security Operations
5 7 (41.18%) Data Privacy
5 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
5 7 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (35.29%) PCI DSS
7 5 (29.41%) Security Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Security Management
8 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
8 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
8 4 (23.53%) Information Security Management
8 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (23.53%) CISA
8 4 (23.53%) Network Security
8 4 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (23.53%) SIEM
8 4 (23.53%) Data Protection
8 4 (23.53%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (17.65%) CLAS
9 3 (17.65%) Analytics
9 3 (17.65%) Retail
9 3 (17.65%) Data Management
9 3 (17.65%) ITIL
9 3 (17.65%) Law

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 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Network Security
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) Internet
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) NAS
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) WebEx
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Law
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 2 (11.76%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Security Manager
2 7 (41.18%) Information Manager
2 7 (41.18%) Information Security Manager
3 5 (29.41%) Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Security Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Information Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) IT Security Officer
5 3 (17.65%) Security Officer
6 2 (11.76%) CISSP Manager
6 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
6 2 (11.76%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (11.76%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (11.76%) Service Security Manager
7 1 (5.88%) CLAS Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Operational Security Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Operations Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Manager
7 1 (5.88%) SOC Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) CESG
2 2 (11.76%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) BYOD
3 1 (5.88%) Cryptography
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Solaris
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Information Security
2 9 (52.94%) Business Continuity
2 9 (52.94%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (47.06%) Security Operations
4 7 (41.18%) Data Privacy
4 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
5 5 (29.41%) Security Management
5 5 (29.41%) Security Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Data Protection
6 4 (23.53%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (23.53%) Information Security Management
6 4 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
6 4 (23.53%) SIEM
6 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (17.65%) Analytics
7 3 (17.65%) Data Management
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL
7 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
8 2 (11.76%) Ethical Hacking
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) CISM
2 9 (52.94%) Degree
3 4 (23.53%) CISA
4 3 (17.65%) CLAS
5 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.88%) CASP
6 1 (5.88%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (5.88%) CRISC
6 1 (5.88%) ISSAP
6 1 (5.88%) ISSEP
6 1 (5.88%) ISSMP
6 1 (5.88%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (35.29%) PCI DSS
4 2 (11.76%) COBIT
4 2 (11.76%) ISO22301
5 1 (5.88%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Citrix
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