The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 106 104 105
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing CISSP 19 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.66% 0.97% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.71% 4.01% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 3
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£450 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £447
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £650 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £500 £415
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +20.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
CISSP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
700 698 563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.26% 24.22% 22.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 294 205
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 23 19
Average hourly rate £21.55 £15.38 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.16% -16.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.76 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £180.00 £56.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

CISSP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CISSP across the Berkshire region.

CISSP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 6 - - 12
Maidenhead - 1 - - 2
Newbury - - - - 2
Slough - - - - 2
Bracknell - - - - 1
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 44 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 35 (41.67%) Telecoms
3 34 (40.48%) Information Security
4 33 (39.29%) SC Cleared
5 32 (38.10%) Network Security
5 32 (38.10%) Firewall
6 31 (36.90%) CheckPoint
6 31 (36.90%) OSPF
7 27 (32.14%) PCI DSS
8 25 (29.76%) Cisco
9 24 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
9 24 (28.57%) TOGAF
9 24 (28.57%) DV Cleared
10 23 (27.38%) Cisco Certification
11 22 (26.19%) RIP
12 21 (25.00%) VPN
13 20 (23.81%) SAML
13 20 (23.81%) IPsec
13 20 (23.81%) OAuth
13 20 (23.81%) OpenID
14 19 (22.62%) F5
14 19 (22.62%) Identity Management
15 18 (21.43%) CCNP
15 18 (21.43%) Business Development
15 18 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
16 16 (19.05%) Degree
16 16 (19.05%) Fortinet
16 16 (19.05%) Risk Assessment
16 16 (19.05%) Internet
17 15 (17.86%) SSL

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (38.10%) Firewall
1 32 (38.10%) Network Security
2 31 (36.90%) OSPF
3 22 (26.19%) RIP
4 21 (25.00%) VPN
5 20 (23.81%) IPsec
6 18 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (19.05%) Internet
8 15 (17.86%) SSL
9 11 (13.10%) LAN
9 11 (13.10%) WLAN
9 11 (13.10%) Wireless
9 11 (13.10%) Cisco ISE
10 7 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
10 7 (8.33%) MPLS
10 7 (8.33%) FWSM
11 6 (7.14%) SNMP
12 5 (5.95%) WAN
12 5 (5.95%) VoIP
13 4 (4.76%) DHCP
General
1 35 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.95%) Publishing
3 2 (2.38%) Back Office
4 1 (1.19%) Retail
4 1 (1.19%) Billing
4 1 (1.19%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (28.57%) Design Engineer
2 22 (26.19%) Security Engineer
3 14 (16.67%) IP Engineer
4 13 (15.48%) Consultant
4 13 (15.48%) Network Engineer
4 13 (15.48%) Network Design Engineer
5 12 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
6 11 (13.10%) Security Consultant
7 10 (11.90%) Security Specialist
8 5 (5.95%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (5.95%) Management Consultant
9 4 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (4.76%) Network Security Specialist
9 4 (4.76%) Information Security Specialist
9 4 (4.76%) Network Specialist
9 4 (4.76%) Technical Security Consultant
9 4 (4.76%) Network Design Specialist
9 4 (4.76%) Information Specialist
10 3 (3.57%) Compliance Specialist
10 3 (3.57%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (23.81%) SAML
1 20 (23.81%) OAuth
1 20 (23.81%) OpenID
2 3 (3.57%) SAP Basis
2 3 (3.57%) JSP
2 3 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (1.19%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.86%) SecurID
2 6 (7.14%) PKI
3 5 (5.95%) RMADS
4 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.19%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (1.19%) UNIX
2 1 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.48%) Information Security
2 24 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 24 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 19 (22.62%) Identity Management
4 18 (21.43%) Business Development
5 16 (19.05%) Risk Assessment
6 15 (17.86%) eTOM
6 15 (17.86%) ITIL
7 12 (14.29%) Validation
8 11 (13.10%) Demand Forecasting
9 5 (5.95%) Network Management
9 5 (5.95%) Load Balancing
9 5 (5.95%) SAP Security
9 5 (5.95%) Risk Management
10 4 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (4.76%) Business Continuity
10 4 (4.76%) Data Security
10 4 (4.76%) Reverse Engineering
11 3 (3.57%) Change Control
11 3 (3.57%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.57%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 44 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 33 (39.29%) SC Cleared
3 24 (28.57%) DV Cleared
4 23 (27.38%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (21.43%) CCNP
6 16 (19.05%) Degree
7 15 (17.86%) CISM
8 12 (14.29%) CISA
9 5 (5.95%) CISMP
9 5 (5.95%) CCDP
9 5 (5.95%) CCIE
9 5 (5.95%) CCSP
9 5 (5.95%) Check Point Certification
10 4 (4.76%) CRISC
11 3 (3.57%) PMP
11 3 (3.57%) PMI Certification
11 3 (3.57%) MAPM
12 2 (2.38%) CCSA
12 2 (2.38%) GSEC
12 2 (2.38%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (32.14%) PCI DSS
2 10 (11.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (3.57%) GxP
4 3 (3.57%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 31 (36.90%) CheckPoint
2 25 (29.76%) Cisco
3 19 (22.62%) F5
4 16 (19.05%) Fortinet
5 15 (17.86%) Tufin
5 15 (17.86%) AlgoSec
5 15 (17.86%) Microsoft
6 11 (13.10%) CA
7 5 (5.95%) Nokia
7 5 (5.95%) Juniper
7 5 (5.95%) SAP
7 5 (5.95%) Radware
7 5 (5.95%) Redback
8 3 (3.57%) IBM
8 3 (3.57%) Symantec
9 2 (2.38%) Blue Coat
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Lawrence Harvey
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