The table below looks at the statistics for ISSAP in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISSAP over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP)
Rank 54 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing ISSAP 14 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.33% 0.46% -
As % of the Qualifications category 10.53% 2.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 £59,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -2.54%
ISSAP
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
133 135 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 22.09% 20.55% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 116 102 174
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

ISSAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISSAP across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISSAP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

ISSAP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISSAP across the Merseyside region.

ISSAP Salary Trend in Merseyside

ISSAP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISSAP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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 - 14 £50,000 - 3
ISSAP
North West

ISSAP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing ISSAP 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 ISSAP.

1 15 (100.00%) CISSP
1 15 (100.00%) CISM
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
1 15 (100.00%) ISSMP
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
2 11 (73.33%) Retail
3 10 (66.67%) UNIX
3 10 (66.67%) Windows
3 10 (66.67%) Linux
3 10 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 10 (66.67%) Cisco
3 10 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 9 (60.00%) ITIL
4 9 (60.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (60.00%) Information Security Management
4 9 (60.00%) Security Management
4 9 (60.00%) COBIT
4 9 (60.00%) Data Protection
4 9 (60.00%) PCI DSS
5 6 (40.00%) Firewall
5 6 (40.00%) Law
5 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
7 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
7 4 (26.67%) Multimedia
8 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

ISSAP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing ISSAP 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 ISSAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 11 (73.33%) Retail
2 6 (40.00%) Law
3 4 (26.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Security Engineer
1 10 (66.67%) Information Security Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Information Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Information Security Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Information Security Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Security Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Security Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Information Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) UNIX
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 9 (60.00%) Information Security Management
3 9 (60.00%) Security Management
3 9 (60.00%) Data Protection
3 9 (60.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) CISSP
1 15 (100.00%) CISM
1 15 (100.00%) ISSMP
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 9 (60.00%) COBIT
1 9 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
1 10 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
Liverpool, Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool or London
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago