Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 82 85
Rank change year-on-year +20 +3 -6
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 14 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.96% 0.80% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.06% 2.65% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 5
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £48,500 £51,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.37% +7.89% +18.75%
10th Percentile £27,300 £35,200 £41,250
90th Percentile £53,951 £66,875 £59,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £48,500 £51,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.37% +7.89% +18.75%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 231 302 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 32.26% 30.26% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 197 251 214
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,250 £20,725
90th Percentile £69,954 £60,000 £63,750
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +2.74%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing CISSP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Newcastle upon Tyne

CISSP
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Salary trend for CISSP in Newcastle upon Tyne

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 8 (57.14%) CISM
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
1 8 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (50.00%) Information Security
3 6 (42.86%) SIEM
4 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) GDPR
5 4 (28.57%) Security Monitoring
5 4 (28.57%) Sun
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (28.57%) CEH
5 4 (28.57%) GSEC
5 4 (28.57%) GCIH
5 4 (28.57%) Security Architecture
5 4 (28.57%) Trend Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Splunk
5 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) CISMP
5 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) ISMS
6 3 (21.43%) CRISC
6 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless Security
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Security Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Security Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Information Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Security Architect
4 2 (14.29%) ICT Manager
4 2 (14.29%) ICT Operations Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Operational Security Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Operations Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Security Operations Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Information Risk Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Risk Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) CESG
3 2 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Information Security
2 6 (42.86%) SIEM
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Security Architecture
4 4 (28.57%) Security Monitoring
4 4 (28.57%) Trend Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) ISMS
6 2 (14.29%) Email Filtering
6 2 (14.29%) Information Security Management
6 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (14.29%) Patch Management
6 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Security Management
6 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
6 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) CISM
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) CEH
3 4 (28.57%) CISMP
3 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) GCIH
3 4 (28.57%) GSEC
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (21.43%) CESG Certified Professional
4 3 (21.43%) CISA
4 3 (21.43%) CRISC
5 1 (7.14%) CITP
5 1 (7.14%) IISP
5 1 (7.14%) ISSAP
5 1 (7.14%) MBCS
5 1 (7.14%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (28.57%) GDPR
3 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
4 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (7.14%) COBIT
5 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (7.14%) NIST 800
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Splunk
1 4 (28.57%) Sun
2 2 (14.29%) Capita
3 1 (7.14%) CyberArk
3 1 (7.14%) NetIQ