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

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 43 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 9 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.17% 0.80% -
As % of the Qualifications category 8.65% 2.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.84%
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
104 151 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 25.12% 30.08% 22.94%
Number of salaries quoted 72 99 119
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,420 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,052 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
(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 +13 7 £60,000 - 1
CISSP
North West

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 20 (90.91%) Information Security
2 15 (68.18%) CISM
3 12 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (54.55%) Business Continuity
3 12 (54.55%) Degree
4 11 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 11 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (50.00%) Security Operations
5 10 (45.45%) Data Privacy
5 10 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (40.91%) PCI DSS
7 8 (36.36%) Security Management
7 8 (36.36%) Finance
8 7 (31.82%) Management Information System
8 7 (31.82%) Information Security Management
8 7 (31.82%) CISA
9 6 (27.27%) Firewall
9 6 (27.27%) ITIL
10 5 (22.73%) Windows
10 5 (22.73%) Security Testing
10 5 (22.73%) Data Protection
10 5 (22.73%) ISMS
11 4 (18.18%) SIEM
11 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (18.18%) WebEx
11 4 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
11 4 (18.18%) Network Security
11 4 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
11 4 (18.18%) Project Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Firewall
2 4 (18.18%) Network Security
2 4 (18.18%) WebEx
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) NAS
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Legal
3 3 (13.64%) Law
3 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Security Manager
2 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 9 (40.91%) Security Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Information Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Information Manager
3 7 (31.82%) Information Security Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (13.64%) IT Security Officer
4 3 (13.64%) Security Officer
5 2 (9.09%) CISSP Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 2 (9.09%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (9.09%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Service Security Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Data Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Operations Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Management Information System
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.09%) CESG
4 2 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (9.09%) PKI
5 1 (4.55%) BYOD
5 1 (4.55%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Solaris
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Information Security
2 12 (54.55%) Business Continuity
2 12 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 11 (50.00%) Security Operations
4 10 (45.45%) Data Privacy
5 8 (36.36%) Security Management
6 7 (31.82%) Information Security Management
7 6 (27.27%) ITIL
8 5 (22.73%) Data Protection
8 5 (22.73%) ISMS
8 5 (22.73%) Security Testing
9 4 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
9 4 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
9 4 (18.18%) Project Management
9 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
9 4 (18.18%) SIEM
9 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (13.64%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) CISM
2 12 (54.55%) Degree
3 7 (31.82%) CISA
4 3 (13.64%) CLAS
5 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) CASP
6 1 (4.55%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (4.55%) CRISC
6 1 (4.55%) ISSAP
6 1 (4.55%) ISSEP
6 1 (4.55%) ISSMP
6 1 (4.55%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (40.91%) PCI DSS
4 2 (9.09%) COBIT
4 2 (9.09%) ISO22301
5 1 (4.55%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Citrix
1 1 (4.55%) Forcepoint
1 1 (4.55%) Intel Security
1 1 (4.55%) Symantec
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Yodel
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent pension
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