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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 68 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.40% 0.16% -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.85% 0.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +7.36%
CISSP
England

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
227 170 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 28.95% 27.03% 30.45%
Number of salaries quoted 190 153 168
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 November 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -8 11 £40,000 -15.78%
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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%) Mathematics
2 12 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 12 (85.71%) Cryptography
2 12 (85.71%) CISMP
2 12 (85.71%) PhD
2 12 (85.71%) Mobile Payment
3 10 (71.43%) Mobile Banking
3 10 (71.43%) Mobile Commerce
3 10 (71.43%) Banking
4 8 (57.14%) Android
5 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (14.29%) IT Governance
6 2 (14.29%) Information Management
6 2 (14.29%) CEH
6 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (14.29%) Information Assurance
6 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
6 2 (14.29%) ISMS
6 2 (14.29%) RMADS
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%) SSCP
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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