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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.70% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.63% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £52,250 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
76 58 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 26.76% 41.13% 45.63%
Number of salaries quoted 64 43 21
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 - 2 £42,500 -
CISSP
UK

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) CISM
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Service Management
4 3 (42.86%) CISA
4 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) Security Management
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
5 2 (28.57%) CRISC
5 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
5 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (28.57%) Scorecard
6 1 (14.29%) Event Correlation
6 1 (14.29%) Computer Incident Response Team
6 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto

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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Information
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Security
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) CESG
3 1 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Scorecard
3 2 (28.57%) Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) Event Correlation
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
4 1 (14.29%) ISMS
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CISM
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) CISA
4 2 (28.57%) CRISC
5 1 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (14.29%) CCSA
5 1 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (14.29%) CLAS
5 1 (14.29%) SANS
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) COBIT
2 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto