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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 78 69 72
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.38% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.76% 0.45% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -1.04%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
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
170 222 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 21.77% 26.84% 27.06%
Number of salaries quoted 143 161 157
Average salary £34,500 £35,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.81% -8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
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 29 July 2015. 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 - 2 £42,500 - 2
Durham - 1 £42,500 - 1
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) CISA
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) CRISC
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) Trustwave
3 1 (25.00%) LogRhythm
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (25.00%) Law
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISA
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) CCSA
2 1 (25.00%) GCIA
2 1 (25.00%) GCIH
2 1 (25.00%) CEH
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) McAfee
1 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (25.00%) Splunk
1 1 (25.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (25.00%) Trustwave
1 1 (25.00%) LogRhythm
Durham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago