The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 82 110
Rank change year-on-year +21 +28  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 49 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.61% 1.02% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.44% 4.53% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 8
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -30.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £56,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £53,272
% change year-on-year -4.34% +7.93%  

CISSP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 298 243 342
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 21.98% 22.50% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 197 190 259
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing CISSP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Cheshire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP in Cheshire.

Salary trend for CISSP in Cheshire

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Cheshire over the 3 months to 28 May 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Cheshire

CISSP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Crewe - 14 £65,000 -
Warrington -1 11 £55,000 +22.22%
Knutsford -17 5 £70,000 -
Chester +9 1 £57,500 -
CISSP
North West

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 48 (67.61%) Finance
2 43 (60.56%) Information Security
3 36 (50.70%) CISM
4 30 (42.25%) CISA
5 28 (39.44%) Degree
6 27 (38.03%) Risk Management
7 23 (32.39%) Management Information System
8 19 (26.76%) Retail
8 19 (26.76%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (25.35%) ITIL
10 17 (23.94%) Data Security
11 16 (22.54%) Computer Science
12 15 (21.13%) PCI DSS
12 15 (21.13%) Service Delivery
13 14 (19.72%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (19.72%) Security+ Certification
13 14 (19.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 14 (19.72%) CompTIA Security+
14 13 (18.31%) CRISC
14 13 (18.31%) Network Security
14 13 (18.31%) Legal
14 13 (18.31%) Identity Management
15 12 (16.90%) Risk Assessment
15 12 (16.90%) MCSE
15 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (16.90%) CNA
15 12 (16.90%) CNE
15 12 (16.90%) Novell Certification
15 12 (16.90%) Cybersecurity
15 12 (16.90%) Virtual Team

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.31%) Network Security
2 10 (14.08%) Firewall
3 5 (7.04%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.41%) LAN
5 1 (1.41%) VPN
5 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) GIS
2 1 (1.41%) Ingres
General
1 48 (67.61%) Finance
2 19 (26.76%) Retail
3 13 (18.31%) Legal
4 11 (15.49%) Banking
5 3 (4.23%) Advertising
5 3 (4.23%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.23%) Law
6 2 (2.82%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (2.82%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.82%) Marketing
6 2 (2.82%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (29.58%) Analyst
2 14 (19.72%) Security Manager
3 13 (18.31%) Security Analyst
4 12 (16.90%) Compliance Analyst
5 9 (12.68%) Compliance Manager
6 7 (9.86%) Consultant
6 7 (9.86%) Security Consultant
7 6 (8.45%) Information Manager
7 6 (8.45%) Risk Analyst
7 6 (8.45%) Risk Manager
7 6 (8.45%) Security Officer
8 5 (7.04%) IT Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) Audit Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) CISSP Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) CISSP Consultant
9 4 (5.63%) Information Security Manager
9 4 (5.63%) IT Risk Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) Technology Risk Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) IT Security Consultant
10 3 (4.23%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.39%) Management Information System
2 19 (26.76%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (22.54%) Computer Science
4 12 (16.90%) Virtual Team
5 8 (11.27%) Data Centre
6 4 (5.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (4.23%) Mainframe
8 2 (2.82%) CESG
8 2 (2.82%) Public Cloud
8 2 (2.82%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (1.41%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (1.41%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (1.41%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Unix
2 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (60.56%) Information Security
2 27 (38.03%) Risk Management
3 18 (25.35%) ITIL
4 17 (23.94%) Data Security
5 15 (21.13%) Service Delivery
6 14 (19.72%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (18.31%) Identity Management
8 12 (16.90%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (16.90%) Risk Assessment
9 11 (15.49%) Customer Engagement
9 11 (15.49%) Process Improvement
9 11 (15.49%) Security Management
10 9 (12.68%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (12.68%) IT Audit
11 8 (11.27%) IT Strategy
11 8 (11.27%) Line Management
11 8 (11.27%) Security Operations
12 7 (9.86%) Data Management
12 7 (9.86%) Security Testing
12 7 (9.86%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (50.70%) CISM
2 30 (42.25%) CISA
3 28 (39.44%) Degree
4 14 (19.72%) CompTIA Security+
4 14 (19.72%) Security+ Certification
5 13 (18.31%) CRISC
6 12 (16.90%) CNA
6 12 (16.90%) CNE
6 12 (16.90%) MCSE
6 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (16.90%) Novell Certification
7 10 (14.08%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (7.04%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 4 (5.63%) CCNA
10 3 (4.23%) CEH
10 3 (4.23%) CREST Certified
11 2 (2.82%) ISSAP
11 2 (2.82%) OSCP
11 2 (2.82%) SANS
11 2 (2.82%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.13%) PCI DSS
2 14 (19.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (15.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.82%) COBIT
4 2 (2.82%) HIPAA
4 2 (2.82%) ISO 22301
4 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27002
4 2 (2.82%) SLA
5 1 (1.41%) BS25999
5 1 (1.41%) COSO
5 1 (1.41%) GDPR
5 1 (1.41%) PMO
5 1 (1.41%) SSAE 16
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (4.23%) CheckPoint
1 3 (4.23%) Juniper
2 2 (2.82%) Avaya
2 2 (2.82%) Cisco
2 2 (2.82%) Riverbed
3 1 (1.41%) Citrix
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle
3 1 (1.41%) SAP
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