Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 46 64
Rank change year-on-year -1 +18 -29
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 6 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.68% 1.43% 1.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.70% 7.02% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 6
Chester median annual salary £40,000 £75,000 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.67% -14.29% +34.62%
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% +14.29% -12.50%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Chester
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 69 57 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 19.27% 20.43% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 60 47 38
Chester median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +7.10% -20.92%
10th Percentile £19,000 £23,560 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £89,375
Cheshire median annual salary £40,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.19% +2.67% -6.25%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing CISSP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

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 21 November 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 6 (100.00%) CISM
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (100.00%) GDPR
2 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 4 (66.67%) Games
2 4 (66.67%) Google
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) CISA
3 2 (33.33%) CISMP
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) ISMS
4 1 (16.67%) FMCG
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) CRISC
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP

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:

General
1 4 (66.67%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Information Officer
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security Officer
1 6 (100.00%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) ISMS
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CISM
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) CISA
3 2 (33.33%) CISMP
4 1 (16.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) GDPR
1 6 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft