The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 60 42 55
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 3 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.63% 1.98% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.00% 7.61% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 3
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
CISSP
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Qualifications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
150 92 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 31.25% 25.99% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 115 84 109
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

CISSP
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

CISSP Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing CISSP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISSP.

1 14 (100.00%) CISM
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
1 14 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 12 (85.71%) PhD
2 12 (85.71%) Cryptography
2 12 (85.71%) CISMP
2 12 (85.71%) Mathematics
2 12 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 12 (85.71%) Mobile Payment
3 10 (71.43%) Mobile Commerce
3 10 (71.43%) Banking
3 10 (71.43%) Mobile Banking
4 8 (57.14%) Android
5 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) SSCP
6 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 2 (14.29%) CESG
6 2 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 2 (14.29%) Information Management
6 2 (14.29%) CEH
6 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (14.29%) IT Governance
6 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
6 2 (14.29%) ISMS
6 2 (14.29%) RMADS
6 2 (14.29%) Information Assurance
6 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing CISSP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISSP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 10 (71.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Analyst
1 12 (85.71%) Security Analyst
2 10 (71.43%) Systems Analyst
3 8 (57.14%) Security Engineer
3 8 (57.14%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (42.86%) Analyst Developer
4 6 (42.86%) Systems Developer
4 6 (42.86%) Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Graduate
5 2 (14.29%) Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) CLAS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Cryptography
1 12 (85.71%) Mathematics
1 12 (85.71%) Computer Science
1 12 (85.71%) Mobile Payment
2 10 (71.43%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) CESG
3 2 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (14.29%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (71.43%) Mobile Commerce
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 2 (14.29%) Information Management
3 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (14.29%) IT Governance
3 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
3 2 (14.29%) ISMS
3 2 (14.29%) Information Assurance
3 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) CISM
2 12 (85.71%) PhD
2 12 (85.71%) CISMP
3 2 (14.29%) SSCP
3 2 (14.29%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001