The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 127 156
Rank change year-on-year -19 +29  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 70 54 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.66% 1.54% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.47% 6.27% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 64 45 24
Median salary £53,750 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -13.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,750 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.34% +9.52%  

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 Manchester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 937 861 808
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 22.25% 24.57% 24.43%
Number of salaries quoted 796 739 681
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,100 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

CISSP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for CISSP in Manchester

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Manchester over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Manchester

CISSP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Rochdale - 2 £47,500 -
Stockport -20 1 £55,000 +37.50% 2
CISSP
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 72 (64.29%) Information Security
2 54 (48.21%) CISM
3 47 (41.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 42 (37.50%) CISA
5 35 (31.25%) Finance
6 33 (29.46%) Risk Management
7 24 (21.43%) Data Protection
8 23 (20.54%) Cybersecurity
9 22 (19.64%) PCI DSS
10 18 (16.07%) CRISC
10 18 (16.07%) CEH
11 17 (15.18%) CISMP
11 17 (15.18%) Management Information System
11 17 (15.18%) CLAS
12 16 (14.29%) GDPR
12 16 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (14.29%) CIMA
13 15 (13.39%) Degree
13 15 (13.39%) Firewall
14 12 (10.71%) Internet
14 12 (10.71%) SANS
15 11 (9.82%) Security Architecture
15 11 (9.82%) Security Management
15 11 (9.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 10 (8.93%) Network Security
16 10 (8.93%) Project Management
16 10 (8.93%) Cisco Certification
16 10 (8.93%) PRINCE2
17 9 (8.04%) ISO 22301
17 9 (8.04%) Privileged Access Management

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (0.89%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.89%) IaaS
1 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.89%) Office 365
1 1 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.39%) Firewall
2 12 (10.71%) Internet
3 10 (8.93%) Network Security
4 2 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.89%) DMZ
5 1 (0.89%) IPsec
5 1 (0.89%) SSL
5 1 (0.89%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.89%) Apache Hive
1 1 (0.89%) Big Data
1 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
General
1 35 (31.25%) Finance
2 9 (8.04%) Banking
2 9 (8.04%) Retail
3 5 (4.46%) Legal
3 5 (4.46%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.68%) Billing
4 3 (2.68%) Games
4 3 (2.68%) Marketing
5 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (25.00%) Consultant
2 27 (24.11%) Analyst
2 27 (24.11%) Security Consultant
3 26 (23.21%) Security Analyst
4 25 (22.32%) Security Manager
5 17 (15.18%) Information Security Manager
5 17 (15.18%) IT Consultant
6 16 (14.29%) Information Analyst
6 16 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
6 16 (14.29%) IT Security Consultant
7 13 (11.61%) Information Manager
8 10 (8.93%) CISSP Manager
9 8 (7.14%) Architect
9 8 (7.14%) CISSP Consultant
9 8 (7.14%) IT Analyst
9 8 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
9 8 (7.14%) Risk Manager
9 8 (7.14%) Security Architect
10 7 (6.25%) Head of Security
11 6 (5.36%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.89%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.18%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.04%) Internet of Things
3 6 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.36%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.36%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (4.46%) CESG
5 4 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.68%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.68%) iPad
7 2 (1.79%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.79%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.89%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.89%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.79%) Android
1 2 (1.79%) Unix
1 2 (1.79%) Windows
2 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.89%) Linux
2 1 (0.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (64.29%) Information Security
2 33 (29.46%) Risk Management
3 24 (21.43%) Data Protection
4 23 (20.54%) Cybersecurity
5 16 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (9.82%) Security Architecture
6 11 (9.82%) Security Management
6 11 (9.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 10 (8.93%) PRINCE2
7 10 (8.93%) Project Management
8 9 (8.04%) Coaching
8 9 (8.04%) Information Security Governance
8 9 (8.04%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (8.04%) Privileged Access Management
9 8 (7.14%) ITIL
9 8 (7.14%) Presales
10 7 (6.25%) Information Assurance
11 6 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (5.36%) Data Privacy
11 6 (5.36%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.89%) C#
1 1 (0.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 54 (48.21%) CISM
2 42 (37.50%) CISA
3 18 (16.07%) CEH
3 18 (16.07%) CRISC
4 17 (15.18%) CISMP
4 17 (15.18%) CLAS
5 16 (14.29%) CIMA
6 15 (13.39%) Degree
7 12 (10.71%) SANS
8 10 (8.93%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (7.14%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 6 (5.36%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
11 5 (4.46%) CCIE
11 5 (4.46%) CCIE Security
11 5 (4.46%) CCNA
12 4 (3.57%) CCNP
12 4 (3.57%) CCSE
12 4 (3.57%) CCSM
12 4 (3.57%) Check Point Certification
13 3 (2.68%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (41.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (19.64%) PCI DSS
3 16 (14.29%) GDPR
4 9 (8.04%) ISO 22301
5 8 (7.14%) COBIT
6 6 (5.36%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (4.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.89%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.89%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.89%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (3.57%) CheckPoint
1 4 (3.57%) Cisco
1 4 (3.57%) SAP
2 3 (2.68%) Oracle
Stockport, Cheshire
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £110,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible working, exc pen, bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + exc benefits/ pen/ bonus/ flex work
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £63000 - £85000 per annum + car, flex working, exc pen/ hol
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 33 days, exc pen, bonus, flex/ben
Posted: 18 days ago