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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 30 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing CISSP 6 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.43% 6.63% -
As % of the Qualifications category 7.06% 25.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 0
Average daily rate
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£383 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £465 £446 £478
% change year-on-year
+4.20% -6.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.17 £43.00 -
% change year-on-year
+19.00% -
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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
85 51 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 34.41% 26.02% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 35 20
Average daily rate £400 £420 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £174 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £495 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.61% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -9.52%

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 5 August 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 9 (81.82%) Security Management
2 8 (72.73%) Information Security
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (72.73%) PCI DSS
3 5 (45.45%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Content Management
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Mainframe
3 5 (45.45%) IBM
3 5 (45.45%) AS400
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) VPN
4 4 (36.36%) PKI
5 3 (27.27%) Document Management
5 3 (27.27%) SSH
5 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) COBIT
5 3 (27.27%) COSO
5 3 (27.27%) Digital Forensics
5 3 (27.27%) Network Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) SIEM
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 3 (27.27%) MS Project
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
1 8 (72.73%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 3 (27.27%) SSL
3 3 (27.27%) SSH
3 3 (27.27%) HTTP
4 2 (18.18%) Network Security
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Security Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Security Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Incident Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Chief Security Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Mainframe
1 5 (45.45%) AS400
1 5 (45.45%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (36.36%) PKI
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) CESG
4 1 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (9.09%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) AIX
2 3 (27.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Security Management
2 8 (72.73%) Information Security
3 5 (45.45%) Content Management
3 5 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Document Management
4 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) PRINCE
4 3 (27.27%) Change Management
4 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
4 3 (27.27%) Digital Forensics
4 3 (27.27%) Network Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) SIEM
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (27.27%) Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Cyber Security
4 3 (27.27%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) GCIA
1 3 (27.27%) GCIH
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) CCIE
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CISM
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) PCI DSS
2 3 (27.27%) COSO
2 3 (27.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) IBM
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) McAfee