The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.01% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 6.41% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
CISSP
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
78 23 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 46.99% 40.35% 50.24%
Number of salaries quoted 60 17 49
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,320 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

CISSP
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

CISSP
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
County Antrim - 5 £40,000 -
CISSP
UK

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) CISM
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) CRISC
3 3 (33.33%) SANS
3 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) VBScript
3 3 (33.33%) OLE
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) CISA
3 3 (33.33%) GCIA
3 3 (33.33%) GCIH
4 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) PhD
4 2 (22.22%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Forensic Accounting
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (11.11%) SaaS

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) Drupal
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (11.11%) Auditor
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP Auditor
1 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Manager
1 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (11.11%) IT Auditor
1 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Business Development
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Forensic Accounting
5 1 (11.11%) Internal Audit
5 1 (11.11%) IT Audit
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (11.11%) Practice Management
5 1 (11.11%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
1 3 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CISM
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) CISA
2 3 (33.33%) CRISC
2 3 (33.33%) GCIA
2 3 (33.33%) GCIH
2 3 (33.33%) SANS
3 2 (22.22%) PhD
4 1 (11.11%) CCNP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (11.11%) CISMP
4 1 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (11.11%) IISP
4 1 (11.11%) ISACA
4 1 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) COBIT
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com