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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank - 55 64
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 0 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 1.66% 1.31%
As % of the Qualifications category - 7.69% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 4
Average salary - £50,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.45%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.96%
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
128 130 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 28.13% 21.63% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 80 110 106
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Law
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Splunk
1 3 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 3 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (100.00%) IIS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Splunk
1 3 (100.00%) ArcSight
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago