The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 - 25
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.70% - 2.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.85% - 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £57,500 - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 Chester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Chester
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 26 32 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 18.31% 20.13% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 23
Median salary £38,000 £36,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.10% -18.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 Chester

CISSP
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for CISSP in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Chester region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) ISMS
2 6 (85.71%) PCI DSS
2 6 (85.71%) PCI QSA
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (85.71%) ISO22301
2 6 (85.71%) Security Monitoring
2 6 (85.71%) Personalization
2 6 (85.71%) BCP
2 6 (85.71%) CISA
2 6 (85.71%) CISM
2 6 (85.71%) Data Security
2 6 (85.71%) Management Information System
2 6 (85.71%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (85.71%) ISSAP
2 6 (85.71%) Marketing
2 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
General
1 6 (85.71%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Chief Information Officer
1 6 (85.71%) Chief Information Security Officer
1 6 (85.71%) Chief Security Officer
1 6 (85.71%) CIO
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security Officer
1 6 (85.71%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
1 6 (85.71%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) BCP
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (85.71%) Data Security
2 6 (85.71%) ISMS
2 6 (85.71%) Personalization
2 6 (85.71%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (85.71%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CISA
1 6 (85.71%) CISM
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
1 6 (85.71%) ISSAP
1 6 (85.71%) PCI QSA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (85.71%) ISO22301
1 6 (85.71%) PCI DSS