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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 30 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing CISSP 9 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.74% 2.38% 1.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.04% 9.09% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Average daily rate £702 £384 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+82.93% -26.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £415 £500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -17.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £82.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £82.50 £47.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+73.68% +26.66%
CISSP
Hampshire

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
149 55 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 45.43% 26.19% 31.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 20 36
Average daily rate £350 £325 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £128 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £692 £533 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £82.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISSP across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 13 (68.42%) Intrusion Detection
2 11 (57.89%) Security Operations
3 10 (52.63%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (47.37%) RSA Security Analytics
4 9 (47.37%) GCIA
4 9 (47.37%) GCIH
4 9 (47.37%) PCI DSS
4 9 (47.37%) Digital Forensics
4 9 (47.37%) SIEM
4 9 (47.37%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (47.37%) Analytics
4 9 (47.37%) Windows
4 9 (47.37%) Linux
5 8 (42.11%) Information Security
6 7 (36.84%) Degree
6 7 (36.84%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (36.84%) MS Project
6 7 (36.84%) MS Visio
6 7 (36.84%) Intel Security
6 7 (36.84%) Security Management
6 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
7 6 (31.58%) Firewall
7 6 (31.58%) Finance
8 5 (26.32%) HTTP
8 5 (26.32%) VPN
8 5 (26.32%) AIX
8 5 (26.32%) Solaris
8 5 (26.32%) SSL
8 5 (26.32%) Cisco

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (36.84%) MS Project
1 7 (36.84%) MS Visio
2 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (31.58%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) HTTP
3 5 (26.32%) SSH
3 5 (26.32%) SSL
3 5 (26.32%) VPN
4 2 (10.53%) Network Security
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Incident Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Security Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Firewall Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) CISSP Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Cybersecurity
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Security
5 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) PKI
2 4 (21.05%) AS400
2 4 (21.05%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (21.05%) Mainframe
2 4 (21.05%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) AIX
2 5 (26.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Security Operations
2 10 (52.63%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (47.37%) Analytics
3 9 (47.37%) Digital Forensics
3 9 (47.37%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (47.37%) SIEM
4 8 (42.11%) Information Security
5 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
5 7 (36.84%) Security Management
5 7 (36.84%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (26.32%) Document Management
6 5 (26.32%) Network Architecture
7 4 (21.05%) Content Management
7 4 (21.05%) Line Management
7 4 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (21.05%) Threat Management
7 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (15.79%) Patch Management
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) GCIA
1 9 (47.37%) GCIH
2 7 (36.84%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) CCIE
3 2 (10.53%) CCNA
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) CISMP
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (5.26%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) PCI DSS
2 5 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (21.05%) ISO27002
4 3 (15.79%) COBIT
4 3 (15.79%) COSO
4 3 (15.79%) SAS 70
5 1 (5.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Intel Security
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) NetWitness
3 4 (21.05%) IBM
3 4 (21.05%) VMware