Period
to 1 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for NIST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NIST over the 6 months to 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
England > North East
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 94 74 103
Rank change year-on-year -20 +29 -
Permanent jobs citing NIST 5 1 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 0.43% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.57% 1.08% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
10th Percentile " " £51,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £33,250 £58,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £36,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +64.38% -47.86% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £39,750 £80,625
90th Percentile £72,500 " £86,250
England median annual salary £66,045 £60,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +10.08% -11.11% +8.00%

NIST 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 93 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 12.04% 11.85% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 105 88 154
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,375 £22,150
25th Percentile £31,000 £32,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,000 £42,500 £42,250
Median % change year-on-year -1.18% +0.59% +0.60%
75th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £49,219
90th Percentile £64,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% -

NIST
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for NIST in the North East

NIST
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for NIST in the North East

NIST
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing NIST in the North East over the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

Salary histogram for NIST in the North East

NIST
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 NIST within the North East region over the 6 months to 1 August 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 - 5 £60,000 -
NIST
England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, IT jobs citing NIST 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 NIST.

1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) Azure
1 5 (100.00%) AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) GCP
2 3 (60.00%) Google
2 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (60.00%) GDPR
3 2 (40.00%) Task Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Critical Thinking
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 2 (40.00%) Actionable Insight
3 2 (40.00%) Slack
3 2 (40.00%) Terraform
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Packer
3 2 (40.00%) Fintech
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (40.00%) Google Workspace
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Data Privacy
3 2 (40.00%) Jamf Pro
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Sun

NIST
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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Azure
2 3 (60.00%) GCP
3 2 (40.00%) Google Workspace
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Influencing Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Help Desk Support
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Information Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Cloud Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (40.00%) Actionable Insight
2 2 (40.00%) Critical Thinking
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Data Privacy
2 2 (40.00%) Fintech
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) OWASP
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Task Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) GDPR
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Jamf Pro
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (40.00%) Packer
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Google
2 2 (40.00%) Sun