Period
to 13 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for Cyber Essentials skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyber Essentials over the 6 months to 13 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cyber Essentials
England > North East
6 months to
13 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 94 87 109
Rank change year-on-year -7 +22 +13
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Essentials 4 3 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 0.34% 0.30% 0.080%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.86% 2.44% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
10th Percentile " £26,925 "
25th Percentile £48,750 £37,313 £36,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £56,750 £38,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.32% +49.34% -36.67%
75th Percentile £66,250 £58,875 £40,000
90th Percentile " " "
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -16.67%

Cyber Essentials is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 140 123 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 11.89% 12.40% 17.30%
Number of salaries quoted 105 110 152
10th Percentile £27,000 £24,863 £22,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,125 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
75th Percentile £56,250 £52,250 £49,375
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,018 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Cyber Essentials
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Cyber Essentials as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Cyber Essentials in the North East

Cyber Essentials
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cyber Essentials in the North East.

Salary trend for Cyber Essentials in the North East

Cyber Essentials
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials within the North East region over the 6 months to 13 June 2021. 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -12 4 £57,500 +1.32% 3
Cyber Essentials
England

For the 6 months to 13 June 2021, IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Cyber Essentials.

1 4 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (100.00%) ISMS
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) Cybercrime
1 4 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
1 4 (100.00%) Internal Audit
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) GDPR
1 4 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) Social Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Law
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) CISM

Cyber Essentials
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

General
1 2 (50.00%) Law
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
1 2 (50.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Information Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Cybercrime
1 4 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) Internal Audit
1 4 (100.00%) ISMS
1 4 (100.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 4 (100.00%) GDPR
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001