Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISC2 ISSAP)
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 355 353 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - +360
Permanent jobs citing ISSAP 11 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.084% 0.081% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.39% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
North West median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% - -
England median annual salary £75,000 £60,000 £66,750
% change year-on-year +25.00% -10.11% +33.50%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North West
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2791 2779 3285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.27% 22.45% 25.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2133 2204 2512
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

ISSAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing ISSAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -17 10 £75,000 -
ISSAP
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 11 (100.00%) CISSP
2 10 (90.91%) CESG
3 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
4 7 (63.64%) CCIE
4 7 (63.64%) CISM
4 7 (63.64%) IPsec
4 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (63.64%) SAML
4 7 (63.64%) SSCP
4 7 (63.64%) SOAP
4 7 (63.64%) Web Services
4 7 (63.64%) Unix
4 7 (63.64%) Windows
4 7 (63.64%) Linux
4 7 (63.64%) OpenID
4 7 (63.64%) Security Architecture
4 7 (63.64%) REST
4 7 (63.64%) TOGAF
4 7 (63.64%) CEH
4 7 (63.64%) PKI
4 7 (63.64%) GIAC
4 7 (63.64%) OAuth
4 7 (63.64%) SABSA
4 7 (63.64%) Identity Access Management
4 7 (63.64%) CESG Certified Professional
5 6 (54.55%) Smart Meter
5 6 (54.55%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
6 4 (36.36%) Information Security
6 4 (36.36%) Finance

ISSAP
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
2 7 (63.64%) IPsec
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Architect
2 9 (81.82%) Security Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Data Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Information Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Smart Metering Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Information Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Security Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) OAuth
1 7 (63.64%) OpenID
1 7 (63.64%) REST
1 7 (63.64%) SAML
1 7 (63.64%) SOAP
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) CESG
2 7 (63.64%) PKI
3 6 (54.55%) Smart Meter
4 4 (36.36%) Cybercrime
5 3 (27.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Unix
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Identity Access Management
1 7 (63.64%) SABSA
1 7 (63.64%) Security Architecture
1 7 (63.64%) TOGAF
2 6 (54.55%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security
3 4 (36.36%) Process Management
4 3 (27.27%) DDoS Mitigation
4 3 (27.27%) Information Assurance
4 3 (27.27%) Privileged Access Management
5 1 (9.09%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (9.09%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (9.09%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CISSP
2 7 (63.64%) CCIE
2 7 (63.64%) CEH
2 7 (63.64%) CESG Certified Professional
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (63.64%) CISM
2 7 (63.64%) GIAC
2 7 (63.64%) SSCP
3 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared