Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 133 -
Rank change year-on-year +51 - -
Contract jobs citing CISSP 7 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.70% 0.41% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.37% 1.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 0
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £700 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% - -
North East median daily rate £700 £500 -
% change year-on-year +40.00% - -
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 295 766 416
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 29.71% 39.30% 28.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 553 276
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £243
90th Percentile £550 £525 £535
North East median daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +4.29% - -2.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 42 25
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £21.50 £26.54 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.98% +10.57% +48.51%
10th Percentile £8.38 £12.44 £14.32
90th Percentile £36.62 £42.70 £34.40
North East median hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +33.33% +21.62% -32.73%

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
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 24 February 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 +44 5 £700 +40.00% 2
Sunderland - 2 - -
CISSP
North East

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) CISM
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) SFIA
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Contract Management
2 3 (42.86%) IT Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
2 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) Network Design
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (42.86%) Chartered Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) CCIE
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) CCDP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
3 2 (28.57%) NetIQ

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 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
1 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
2 1 (14.29%) BGP
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
2 1 (14.29%) OSPF
2 1 (14.29%) PBX
2 1 (14.29%) PSTN
2 1 (14.29%) Skype
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Security Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Security Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Information Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Information Risk Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Risk Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) CESG
3 1 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) Social Media
3 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) SFIA
2 3 (42.86%) Contract Management
2 3 (42.86%) Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) IT Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Network Design
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
2 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Product Management
3 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CISM
2 3 (42.86%) CCDP
2 3 (42.86%) CCIE
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) Chartered Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (28.57%) CEH
3 2 (28.57%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (14.29%) CISA
4 1 (14.29%) CITP
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) IISP
4 1 (14.29%) MBCS
4 1 (14.29%) MCSE
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) NetIQ
3 1 (14.29%) Polycom