Period
to 10 December 2017

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 10 December 2017 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
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 136 110
Rank change year-on-year +50 -26 -
Contract jobs citing CISSP 5 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.55% 0.54% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.56% 1.17% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 2
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £663 £491 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.86% -10.68% -
North East median daily rate £663 £491 £550
% change year-on-year +34.86% -10.68% -
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 321 1029 473
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 35.12% 46.10% 30.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 730 286
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -9.33% -
10th Percentile £275 £220 £228
90th Percentile £530 £500 £535
North East median daily rate £363 £340 £375
% change year-on-year +6.62% -9.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 69 44
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.79% +9.80% +41.67%
10th Percentile £10.58 £15.00 £14.27
90th Percentile £50.00 £36.00 £41.73
North East median hourly rate £42.50 £27.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +57.41% +12.50% -12.73%

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
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 10 December 2017.

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 10 December 2017. 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 +56 5 £663 +34.86% 2
CISSP
North East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 5 (100.00%) CISM
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Network Design
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) CCIE
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) CCDP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (40.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) SFIA
3 2 (40.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (40.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Contract Management
3 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
1 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Information Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Information Risk Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Advisor
2 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Contract Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) SFIA
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISM
2 2 (40.00%) CCDP
2 2 (40.00%) CCIE
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (40.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (20.00%) CISA
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft