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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 59 39 41
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 1 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.22% 2.49% 3.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.62% 10.45% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 17
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.82% +2.63%
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
162 67 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 36.08% 23.84% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 126 62 147
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £50,000
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 19 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) CISM
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (91.67%) Cryptography
2 11 (91.67%) PhD
2 11 (91.67%) CISMP
2 11 (91.67%) Mathematics
2 11 (91.67%) Computer Science
2 11 (91.67%) PCI DSS
2 11 (91.67%) Mobile Payment
3 9 (75.00%) Mobile Banking
3 9 (75.00%) Banking
3 9 (75.00%) Mobile Commerce
4 7 (58.33%) Android
5 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (16.67%) Information Management
6 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (8.33%) CISA
7 1 (8.33%) CRISC

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 9 (75.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Analyst
1 11 (91.67%) Security Analyst
2 9 (75.00%) Systems Analyst
3 7 (58.33%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (58.33%) Security Engineer
4 6 (50.00%) Developer
4 6 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
4 6 (50.00%) Systems Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Graduate
6 1 (8.33%) Information Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Cryptography
1 11 (91.67%) Mathematics
1 11 (91.67%) Computer Science
1 11 (91.67%) Mobile Payment
2 9 (75.00%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (75.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Information Management
3 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CISM
2 11 (91.67%) CISMP
2 11 (91.67%) PhD
3 1 (8.33%) CISA
3 1 (8.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) PCI DSS
2 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001