Period
to 25 February 2018

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 25 February 2018 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 38 53
Rank change year-on-year -17 +15 -26
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 6 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.46% 2.50% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.98% 14.29% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Chester median annual salary £40,000 £57,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.43% +53.33% -42.31%
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year -16.67% +17.07% -15.44%

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 86 49 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 20.87% 17.50% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 73 33 36
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £34,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +6.25% -32.63%
10th Percentile £19,300 £21,720 £25,000
90th Percentile £54,750 £52,500 £48,750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.39% +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

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Chester over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) CISM
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) Data Protection
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (83.33%) GDPR
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
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
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Sun Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Novell
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Information Officer
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security Officer
1 5 (83.33%) Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) JSP
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
1 1 (16.67%) OAuth
1 1 (16.67%) OAuth2
1 1 (16.67%) SailPoint
1 1 (16.67%) Servlets
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) SPML
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Data Protection
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Privileged Access Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) BeanShell
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CISM
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) CEH
3 1 (16.67%) CISA
3 1 (16.67%) SSCP
3 1 (16.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) GDPR
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) CyberArk
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Novell
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Sun
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase