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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISC2 ISSAP)
England / North West
Rank 242 - 257
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing ISSAP 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.082% - 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.36% - 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £57,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33%  

ISSAP 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 the North West.

Academic & Professional Certification
North West
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1380 1445 1835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 22.65% 25.42% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1004 1169 1438
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISSAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing ISSAP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for ISSAP in the North West

ISSAP
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISSAP in the North West.

Salary trend for ISSAP in the North West

ISSAP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISSAP within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Manchester - 1 £57,500 -
ISSAP
England

ISSAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing ISSAP 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 North West region with a requirement for ISSAP.

1 14 (100.00%) CISSP
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 13 (92.86%) CISM
3 7 (50.00%) Degree
3 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (50.00%) SABSA
4 6 (42.86%) Security Monitoring
4 6 (42.86%) ISO22301
4 6 (42.86%) Personalization
4 6 (42.86%) ISMS
4 6 (42.86%) PCI DSS
4 6 (42.86%) PCI QSA
4 6 (42.86%) Marketing
4 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (42.86%) BCP
4 6 (42.86%) CISA
4 6 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (42.86%) Data Security
4 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
5 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
6 4 (28.57%) Retail
7 2 (14.29%) Finance
8 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (7.14%) GIAC
8 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
8 1 (7.14%) Project Management
8 1 (7.14%) Oracle
8 1 (7.14%) MS Project

ISSAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
General
1 6 (42.86%) Marketing
2 4 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Architect
1 7 (50.00%) Security Architect
2 6 (42.86%) Chief Information Officer
2 6 (42.86%) Chief Information Security Officer
2 6 (42.86%) Chief Security Officer
2 6 (42.86%) CIO
2 6 (42.86%) Information Security Officer
2 6 (42.86%) Security Officer
3 3 (21.43%) Information Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Identity Management Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Management Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Security Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (50.00%) SABSA
2 7 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 6 (42.86%) BCP
3 6 (42.86%) Data Security
3 6 (42.86%) ISMS
3 6 (42.86%) Personalization
3 6 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (42.86%) Security Monitoring
4 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
5 1 (7.14%) Privileged Access Management
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) CISSP
2 13 (92.86%) CISM
3 7 (50.00%) Degree
4 6 (42.86%) CISA
4 6 (42.86%) PCI QSA
5 1 (7.14%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (42.86%) ISO22301
1 6 (42.86%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) CyberArk
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle