Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 94 121
Rank change year-on-year +1 +27 -39
Contract jobs citing CISSP 10 4 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.93% 0.41% 1.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.65% 1.30% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 25
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £625 £415 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.60% -36.15% +188.89%
10th Percentile £433 £363 £466
90th Percentile £738 £450 £825
North East median daily rate £625 £400 £675
% change year-on-year +56.25% -40.74% +200.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

CISSP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 378 307 1,067
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 35.29% 31.58% 51.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 212 717
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £340 £359 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.23% +15.73% -8.15%
10th Percentile £192 £226 £221
90th Percentile £541 £525 £451
North East median daily rate £335 £350 £310
% change year-on-year -4.29% +12.90% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 30 65
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £18.50 £35.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.16% +25.00% +73.27%
10th Percentile £8.38 £16.08 £15.00
90th Percentile £36.25 £43.45 £36.30
North East median hourly rate £15.49 £34.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -54.44% +21.43% +73.27%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing CISSP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Tyne and Wear

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CISSP in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for CISSP in Tyne and Wear

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISSP in Tyne and Wear

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 21 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne 0 8 £625 +72.41% 7
Sunderland - 2 - -
CISSP
North East

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 7 (70.00%) CISM
2 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) SFIA
3 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (50.00%) Unified Communications
3 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Network Security
3 5 (50.00%) Product Management
3 5 (50.00%) Contract Management
3 5 (50.00%) IT Strategy
3 5 (50.00%) Decision-Making
3 5 (50.00%) Data Management
3 5 (50.00%) Network Design
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Information Security
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) CCIE
3 5 (50.00%) CCNP
3 5 (50.00%) CCDP
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (40.00%) OSPF
4 4 (40.00%) BGP

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) SaaS
2 3 (30.00%) PaaS
3 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Network Security
1 5 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 4 (40.00%) BGP
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) IP Telephony
2 4 (40.00%) OSPF
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) PBX
3 1 (10.00%) PSTN
3 1 (10.00%) Skype
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Information Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Security Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) CESG
3 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) Social Media
3 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
1 6 (60.00%) SFIA
2 5 (50.00%) Contract Management
2 5 (50.00%) Data Management
2 5 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Network Design
2 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 5 (50.00%) Product Management
3 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (40.00%) Open Source
3 4 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CISM
2 5 (50.00%) CCDP
2 5 (50.00%) CCIE
2 5 (50.00%) CCNP
2 5 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (20.00%) CEH
5 1 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (10.00%) CITP
5 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) IISP
5 1 (10.00%) MBCS
5 1 (10.00%) MCSE
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Capita
2 2 (20.00%) NetIQ
3 1 (10.00%) Polycom