The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
England / North East
Rank 63 76 81
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 8 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.28% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.97% 0.69% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Median salary £50,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -

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

Qualifications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
134 145 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 21.51% 23.54% 33.11%
Number of salaries quoted 114 111 200
Median salary £29,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

CISSP
Salary Trend in the North East

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

CISSP Salary Trend in the North East

CISSP
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the North East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

CISSP Salary Histogram in the North East

CISSP
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
Durham - 7 £47,500 -
Tyne and Wear +8 1 £60,000 +100.00% 1
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 North East region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 15 (83.33%) CISM
1 15 (83.33%) Information Security
2 11 (61.11%) CISA
3 8 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (38.89%) Qualys
4 7 (38.89%) Tripwire
4 7 (38.89%) ArcSight
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) Intel Security
4 7 (38.89%) Forcepoint
4 7 (38.89%) SSCP
4 7 (38.89%) Firewall
5 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
5 5 (27.78%) MS Office
5 5 (27.78%) Degree
5 5 (27.78%) Security Operations
6 4 (22.22%) SANS
6 4 (22.22%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
6 4 (22.22%) CEH
6 4 (22.22%) CISMP
6 4 (22.22%) Change Control
6 4 (22.22%) Information Security Governance
6 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
6 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
6 4 (22.22%) HTTP
6 4 (22.22%) Data Management
7 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 3 (16.67%) Service Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 (5.56%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) HTTP
3 1 (5.56%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Analyst
1 4 (22.22%) Information Security Engineer
1 4 (22.22%) Security Analyst
1 4 (22.22%) Security Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Head of Technology
2 3 (16.67%) Information Governance Specialist
2 3 (16.67%) Information Security Specialist
2 3 (16.67%) Information Specialist
2 3 (16.67%) Information Systems Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Network Systems Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Security Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) ArcSight Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Security Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) CISSP Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Governance Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 4 (22.22%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
5 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.56%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Information Security
2 5 (27.78%) Security Operations
3 4 (22.22%) Change Control
3 4 (22.22%) Data Management
3 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
3 4 (22.22%) Information Security Governance
3 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 3 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
4 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security Management
5 2 (11.11%) ISMS
5 2 (11.11%) Security Management
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) B2B
6 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance
6 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Remediation Plan
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) CISM
2 11 (61.11%) CISA
3 7 (38.89%) SSCP
4 5 (27.78%) Degree
5 4 (22.22%) CEH
5 4 (22.22%) CISMP
5 4 (22.22%) SANS
6 3 (16.67%) QiCA
7 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
8 1 (5.56%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (5.56%) ISO27002
3 1 (5.56%) RMADS
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) ArcSight
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco
1 7 (38.89%) Forcepoint
1 7 (38.89%) Intel Security
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
1 7 (38.89%) Qualys
1 7 (38.89%) Tripwire
2 1 (5.56%) Splunk
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