The table below looks at the statistics for ISSAP in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISSAP over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP)
Rank - - 256
Permanent jobs citing ISSAP 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.093%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.52%
ISSAP
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
1781 1695 1838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 27.14% 23.74% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1370 1325 1508
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISSAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ISSAP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ISSAP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

ISSAP Salary Trend in the North West

ISSAP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 6 (100.00%) CISSP
1 6 (100.00%) CISM
1 6 (100.00%) Law
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) ISSMP
2 5 (83.33%) COBIT
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security Management
2 5 (83.33%) Security Management
2 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Games

ISSAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
General
1 6 (100.00%) Law
2 1 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security Management
2 5 (83.33%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
1 6 (100.00%) CISM
1 6 (100.00%) ISSMP
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) COBIT
2 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint