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 30 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 / Manchester
3 months to
30 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 134 150
Rank change year-on-year -12 +16  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 60 47 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.52% 1.39% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.95% 5.50% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 54 43 23
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £40,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,700 £70,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,250 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -0.43% +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 863 855 905
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 21.79% 25.36% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 725 746 734
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 30 May 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 30 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
Rochdale - 2 £47,500 - 1
Salford - 1 - - 1
CISSP
North West

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

1 74 (67.89%) Information Security
2 50 (45.87%) CISM
3 48 (44.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 37 (33.94%) Finance
5 33 (30.28%) Risk Management
5 33 (30.28%) CISA
6 21 (19.27%) Cybersecurity
7 19 (17.43%) Management Information System
7 19 (17.43%) Data Protection
8 18 (16.51%) PCI DSS
8 18 (16.51%) Firewall
9 17 (15.60%) CEH
9 17 (15.60%) CLAS
10 16 (14.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (13.76%) CIMA
12 14 (12.84%) Degree
12 14 (12.84%) Network Security
13 13 (11.93%) CISMP
13 13 (11.93%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (11.01%) Security Management
15 11 (10.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 11 (10.09%) Information Assurance
16 10 (9.17%) Banking
16 10 (9.17%) ITIL
17 9 (8.26%) Cisco
17 9 (8.26%) Disaster Recovery
17 9 (8.26%) Business Continuity
17 9 (8.26%) Penetration Testing
17 9 (8.26%) Computer Science
17 9 (8.26%) COBIT

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 (0.92%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) IaaS
1 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.51%) Firewall
2 14 (12.84%) Network Security
3 6 (5.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (4.59%) Internet
5 1 (0.92%) DMZ
5 1 (0.92%) IPsec
5 1 (0.92%) SSL
5 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.92%) Apache Hive
2 1 (0.92%) Big Data
2 1 (0.92%) Hadoop
General
1 37 (33.94%) Finance
2 10 (9.17%) Banking
3 8 (7.34%) Legal
4 7 (6.42%) Retail
5 6 (5.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.92%) Billing
6 1 (0.92%) Games
6 1 (0.92%) Marketing
6 1 (0.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (27.52%) Analyst
2 29 (26.61%) Security Analyst
3 25 (22.94%) Consultant
4 21 (19.27%) Security Consultant
5 20 (18.35%) Security Manager
6 16 (14.68%) Information Analyst
6 16 (14.68%) Information Security Analyst
7 15 (13.76%) IT Consultant
8 14 (12.84%) IT Security Consultant
9 13 (11.93%) Information Security Manager
10 10 (9.17%) IT Analyst
10 10 (9.17%) IT Security Analyst
11 9 (8.26%) Information Manager
12 7 (6.42%) Head of Security
12 7 (6.42%) Senior Analyst
13 6 (5.50%) Information Security Specialist
13 6 (5.50%) Information Specialist
13 6 (5.50%) Security Architect
13 6 (5.50%) Security Engineer
13 6 (5.50%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.92%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.43%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.26%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.50%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (4.59%) CESG
4 5 (4.59%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.75%) Internet of Things
5 3 (2.75%) iPad
6 2 (1.83%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.83%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.92%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.92%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.92%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.59%) Windows
2 4 (3.67%) Linux
3 3 (2.75%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.83%) Android
4 2 (1.83%) Unix
5 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (67.89%) Information Security
2 33 (30.28%) Risk Management
3 21 (19.27%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (17.43%) Data Protection
5 16 (14.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (11.01%) Security Management
7 11 (10.09%) Information Assurance
7 11 (10.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 10 (9.17%) ITIL
9 9 (8.26%) Business Continuity
9 9 (8.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (8.26%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (7.34%) Presales
10 8 (7.34%) Security Operations
11 6 (5.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (5.50%) Customer Requirements
11 6 (5.50%) Incident Management
12 5 (4.59%) ISMS
12 5 (4.59%) Security Architecture
12 5 (4.59%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.75%) C
2 1 (0.92%) C#
2 1 (0.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 50 (45.87%) CISM
2 33 (30.28%) CISA
3 17 (15.60%) CEH
3 17 (15.60%) CLAS
4 15 (13.76%) CIMA
5 14 (12.84%) Degree
6 13 (11.93%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (11.93%) CISMP
7 9 (8.26%) CRISC
8 6 (5.50%) CCNA
8 6 (5.50%) CCNP
8 6 (5.50%) SANS
8 6 (5.50%) Security Cleared
9 5 (4.59%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (3.67%) CCIE
10 4 (3.67%) CCIE Security
10 4 (3.67%) PCI QSA
11 3 (2.75%) Check Point Certification
11 3 (2.75%) DV Cleared
11 3 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (44.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (16.51%) PCI DSS
3 9 (8.26%) COBIT
3 9 (8.26%) Cyber Essentials
4 8 (7.34%) GDPR
5 5 (4.59%) ISO/IEC 27002
6 3 (2.75%) ISO 22301
7 2 (1.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.92%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.92%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 3 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 9 (8.26%) Cisco
2 3 (2.75%) CheckPoint
2 3 (2.75%) Citrix
2 3 (2.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.75%) VMware
3 2 (1.83%) SAP
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 80000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + +Benefits +Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £47,500 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £110,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Salary + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago