The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 24 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing CISSP 5 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.59% 2.97% -
As % of the Qualifications category 7.46% 8.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Average daily rate
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£384 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Qualifications Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
67 68 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 34.72% 33.66% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 39 19
Average daily rate £325 £380 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% +32.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £247 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £22.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISSP across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CISSP across the Basingstoke region.

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing CISSP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CISSP.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Security Management
1 6 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Cyber Security
2 4 (66.67%) COSO
2 4 (66.67%) Digital Forensics
2 4 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) SIEM
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) PKI
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) COBIT
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security Management
2 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (66.67%) Document Management
2 4 (66.67%) SSH
2 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (66.67%) GCIA
2 4 (66.67%) GCIH
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Financial Institution
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) AIX

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing CISSP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CISSP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Project
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (66.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (66.67%) SSH
2 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 4 (66.67%) Financial Institution
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Incident Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) PKI
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (33.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) AIX
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Security Management
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Cyber Security
2 4 (66.67%) Digital Forensics
2 4 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) SIEM
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security Management
2 4 (66.67%) Document Management
2 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE
3 3 (50.00%) Line Management
4 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Content Management
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) GCIA
1 4 (66.67%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (66.67%) COSO
2 4 (66.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) McAfee
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) VMware