The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 165 166 173
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 96 76 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.54% 1.23% 1.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.70% 4.66% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 69 42 82
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
CISSP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1432 1632 1855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.94% 26.51% 24.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1119 1222 1558
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CISSP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

CISSP Salary Trend in the North West

CISSP
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in the North West

CISSP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Manchester +5 69 £57,500 +9.52% 6
Cheshire +27 22 £60,000 +14.28% 3
Lancashire -1 4 £17,000 -69.09% 1
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 North West region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 143 (76.47%) Information Security
2 131 (70.05%) CISM
3 88 (47.06%) PCI DSS
4 77 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 68 (36.36%) Degree
6 60 (32.09%) Finance
7 55 (29.41%) Risk Management
8 53 (28.34%) Security Operations
9 52 (27.81%) Network Security
10 43 (22.99%) CISA
11 39 (20.86%) Security Architecture
12 34 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
13 31 (16.58%) Vulnerability Management
14 30 (16.04%) Management Information System
15 28 (14.97%) Security Management
15 28 (14.97%) Security Operations Centre
15 28 (14.97%) Data Centre
16 26 (13.90%) IISP
16 26 (13.90%) IIS
17 25 (13.37%) Splunk
17 25 (13.37%) Portfolio Management
17 25 (13.37%) ArcSight
17 25 (13.37%) Performance Management
17 25 (13.37%) Compliance Management
17 25 (13.37%) Risk and Compliance Management
18 22 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
19 20 (10.70%) Banking
19 20 (10.70%) Law
20 19 (10.16%) Information Security Management
20 19 (10.16%) ITIL

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 26 (13.90%) IIS
2 3 (1.60%) IBM Notes
2 3 (1.60%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) MS Office
2 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.53%) MS Project
2 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.53%) IaaS
1 1 (0.53%) Mimecast
1 1 (0.53%) PaaS
1 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (27.81%) Network Security
2 22 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
3 16 (8.56%) Firewall
4 7 (3.74%) VPN
5 5 (2.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.14%) SSL
7 3 (1.60%) FTP
7 3 (1.60%) HTTP
7 3 (1.60%) Internet
7 3 (1.60%) SMTP
7 3 (1.60%) WAN
8 2 (1.07%) DHCP
8 2 (1.07%) DNS
9 1 (0.53%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.53%) Junos
9 1 (0.53%) MPLS
9 1 (0.53%) VLAN
9 1 (0.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.14%) GIS
2 1 (0.53%) SQL Server
General
1 60 (32.09%) Finance
2 20 (10.70%) Banking
2 20 (10.70%) Law
3 9 (4.81%) Legal
4 8 (4.28%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.74%) Marketing
5 7 (3.74%) Retail
6 2 (1.07%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.07%) Electronics
6 2 (1.07%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.53%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 53 (28.34%) Consultant
2 45 (24.06%) Security Consultant
3 43 (22.99%) Analyst
4 41 (21.93%) Security Manager
5 38 (20.32%) Security Analyst
6 25 (13.37%) Information Security Manager
7 24 (12.83%) Information Manager
8 22 (11.76%) Information Security Consultant
9 19 (10.16%) Information Analyst
9 19 (10.16%) Information Security Analyst
9 19 (10.16%) Network Consultant
9 19 (10.16%) Network Security Consultant
10 17 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
10 17 (9.09%) Senior Security Consultant
11 13 (6.95%) IT Analyst
11 13 (6.95%) IT Manager
11 13 (6.95%) IT Security Manager
12 12 (6.42%) IT Security Analyst
12 12 (6.42%) Senior Analyst
12 12 (6.42%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.53%) Middleware
1 1 (0.53%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.04%) Management Information System
2 28 (14.97%) Data Centre
2 28 (14.97%) Security Operations Centre
3 12 (6.42%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.21%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.67%) Cyber Attack
6 5 (2.67%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (2.67%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.14%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.60%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.60%) e-Learning
9 2 (1.07%) Blog
9 2 (1.07%) CESG
9 2 (1.07%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.53%) BYOD
10 1 (0.53%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (0.53%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.53%) iPad
10 1 (0.53%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.88%) Windows
2 8 (4.28%) Linux
3 5 (2.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.14%) Unix
5 3 (1.60%) Solaris
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (76.47%) Information Security
2 55 (29.41%) Risk Management
3 53 (28.34%) Security Operations
4 39 (20.86%) Security Architecture
5 34 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
6 31 (16.58%) Vulnerability Management
7 28 (14.97%) Security Management
8 25 (13.37%) Compliance Management
8 25 (13.37%) Performance Management
8 25 (13.37%) Portfolio Management
8 25 (13.37%) Risk and Compliance Management
9 19 (10.16%) Information Security Management
9 19 (10.16%) ITIL
9 19 (10.16%) SIEM
10 18 (9.63%) Penetration Testing
10 18 (9.63%) Project Management
11 17 (9.09%) Incident Management
12 15 (8.02%) Business Continuity
12 15 (8.02%) Disaster Recovery
12 15 (8.02%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.21%) C
2 1 (0.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 131 (70.05%) CISM
2 68 (36.36%) Degree
3 43 (22.99%) CISA
4 26 (13.90%) IISP
5 19 (10.16%) CEH
6 17 (9.09%) CISMP
7 15 (8.02%) SANS
7 15 (8.02%) Security Cleared
8 13 (6.95%) ISSAP
9 11 (5.88%) CRISC
9 11 (5.88%) PCI QSA
10 10 (5.35%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (5.35%) MCSE
10 10 (5.35%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (4.81%) ISACA
11 9 (4.81%) Postgraduate
12 7 (3.74%) CHFI
12 7 (3.74%) CLAS
13 6 (3.21%) CCNP
13 6 (3.21%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (47.06%) PCI DSS
2 77 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (4.81%) COBIT
4 6 (3.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (2.67%) ISO22301
6 2 (1.07%) GPG13
System Software
1 5 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.60%) Sendmail
3 2 (1.07%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.67%) QRadar
Vendors
1 25 (13.37%) ArcSight
1 25 (13.37%) Splunk
2 10 (5.35%) Cisco
2 10 (5.35%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.67%) VMware
4 4 (2.14%) CheckPoint
4 4 (2.14%) Intel
5 3 (1.60%) Citrix
5 3 (1.60%) Lotus
5 3 (1.60%) SAP
6 2 (1.07%) Intel Security
6 2 (1.07%) Sophos
7 1 (0.53%) Avaya
7 1 (0.53%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (0.53%) Juniper
7 1 (0.53%) MobileIron
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle
7 1 (0.53%) ScanSafe
7 1 (0.53%) Symantec
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