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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 51 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.60% - 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.23% - 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
153 118 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 30.66% 19.22% 31.57%
Number of salaries quoted 122 94 141
Average salary £40,500 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,825 £60,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 March 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Merseyside

CISSP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
Liverpool - 4 £55,000 - 1
Wirral - 4 £40,000 -
CISSP
North West

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 19 (86.36%) CISM
1 19 (86.36%) Information Security
2 15 (68.18%) ISSAP
2 15 (68.18%) ISSMP
3 12 (54.55%) Law
3 12 (54.55%) ITIL
4 11 (50.00%) Degree
5 10 (45.45%) COBIT
5 10 (45.45%) PCI DSS
5 10 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (40.91%) E-Commerce
7 8 (36.36%) Information Security Management
7 8 (36.36%) Security Management
7 8 (36.36%) Retail
8 7 (31.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (22.73%) Firewall
9 5 (22.73%) Cisco
9 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
9 5 (22.73%) UNIX
9 5 (22.73%) Windows
9 5 (22.73%) Linux
9 5 (22.73%) Data Protection
9 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
10 3 (13.64%) Splunk
10 3 (13.64%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (13.64%) ArcSight
10 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
10 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (13.64%) Mentoring

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (13.64%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
General
1 12 (54.55%) Law
2 8 (36.36%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Security Engineer
2 13 (59.09%) Information Security Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Information Systems Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Information Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Security Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Security Manager
4 2 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) UNIX
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Information Security
2 12 (54.55%) ITIL
3 9 (40.91%) E-Commerce
4 8 (36.36%) Information Security Management
4 8 (36.36%) Security Management
5 5 (22.73%) Data Protection
6 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
6 3 (13.64%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
6 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) Coaching
6 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) CISM
2 15 (68.18%) ISSAP
2 15 (68.18%) ISSMP
3 11 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (45.45%) COBIT
1 10 (45.45%) PCI DSS
2 7 (31.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco
1 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
2 3 (13.64%) Splunk
2 3 (13.64%) ArcSight
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