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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
England / North East
Rank 69 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.59% 0.49% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.52% 2.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London median salary £53,250 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.18% -

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
159 150 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 23.59% 24.63% 33.14%
Number of salaries quoted 123 132 176
Median salary £29,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £57,500
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
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 17 January 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 - 3 £45,000 -
Tyne and Wear -2 1 £42,500 -22.72%
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 (100.00%) CISM
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (66.67%) Tripwire
2 10 (66.67%) Qualys
2 10 (66.67%) ArcSight
2 10 (66.67%) Firewall
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) Intel Security
2 10 (66.67%) Forcepoint
2 10 (66.67%) SSCP
2 10 (66.67%) CISA
3 9 (60.00%) Degree
3 9 (60.00%) Security Operations
4 8 (53.33%) MS Office
5 7 (46.67%) Mathematics
5 7 (46.67%) CEH
5 7 (46.67%) Change Control
5 7 (46.67%) SANS
6 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
7 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
7 5 (33.33%) Service Management
7 5 (33.33%) HTTP
7 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 5 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
7 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 4 (26.67%) Driving Licence
8 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (20.00%) ISMS
9 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared

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 2 (13.33%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (13.33%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Information Security Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Information Systems Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Network Systems Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Security Manager
4 2 (13.33%) ArcSight Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) CISSP Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Operational Security Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Security Operations Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Information Governance Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Mathematics
2 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 4 (26.67%) Driving Licence
5 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (6.67%) CESG
6 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (60.00%) Security Operations
3 7 (46.67%) Change Control
4 5 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
4 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 5 (33.33%) Service Management
5 3 (20.00%) Information Security Management
5 3 (20.00%) ISMS
5 3 (20.00%) Security Management
6 2 (13.33%) Analytics
6 2 (13.33%) Threat Detection
6 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (6.67%) B2B
7 1 (6.67%) Data Management
7 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
7 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
7 1 (6.67%) Information Security Governance
7 1 (6.67%) Remediation Plan
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) CISM
2 10 (66.67%) CISA
2 10 (66.67%) SSCP
3 9 (60.00%) Degree
4 7 (46.67%) CEH
4 7 (46.67%) SANS
5 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (6.67%) CISMP
6 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (6.67%) ISO27002
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.67%) RMADS
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) ArcSight
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
1 10 (66.67%) Forcepoint
1 10 (66.67%) Intel Security
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 10 (66.67%) Qualys
1 10 (66.67%) Tripwire
2 2 (13.33%) Splunk