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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 97 93 70
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -23
Contract jobs citing CISSP 15 30 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.76% 1.19% 2.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.98% 4.52% 8.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 27
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £380 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £465
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 £32.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+118.75% -32.63%
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
504 663 712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.65% 26.34% 26.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 308 315
Median daily rate £400 £424 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +13.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £390 £373
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 66 11
Median hourly rate £17.06 £30.90 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.78% +81.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISSP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 3 £400 - 3
Newbury +6 1 £450 +2.85%
Slough - 1 - -
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 20 (60.61%) CISM
2 19 (57.58%) Information Security
3 12 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (36.36%) PCI DSS
4 11 (33.33%) Firewall
5 10 (30.30%) Telecoms
6 9 (27.27%) CISA
6 9 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (24.24%) ITIL
7 8 (24.24%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (21.21%) Public Cloud
8 7 (21.21%) VPN
8 7 (21.21%) Migration
8 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
9 6 (18.18%) Degree
9 6 (18.18%) CESG
9 6 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (18.18%) SANS
10 5 (15.15%) Patch Management
10 5 (15.15%) SIEM
10 5 (15.15%) Security Operations
10 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
10 5 (15.15%) CCSP
10 5 (15.15%) Unix
10 5 (15.15%) COBIT
10 5 (15.15%) Network Security
10 5 (15.15%) Time Management
11 4 (12.12%) PCI QSA

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.12%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) Firewall
2 7 (21.21%) VPN
3 5 (15.15%) Network Security
4 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.09%) LAN
5 3 (9.09%) VoIP
5 3 (9.09%) WAN
6 2 (6.06%) 3G
6 2 (6.06%) 4G
6 2 (6.06%) IPsec
6 2 (6.06%) Kerberos
6 2 (6.06%) LDAP
6 2 (6.06%) SSL
6 2 (6.06%) Wireless
6 2 (6.06%) Wireshark
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (3.03%) Diameter Protocol
7 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (3.03%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Star Schema
2 2 (6.06%) Data Lake
3 1 (3.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) AppScan
1 1 (3.03%) Burp Suite
1 1 (3.03%) GDB
1 1 (3.03%) WinDbg
General
1 10 (30.30%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Billing
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Architect
2 7 (21.21%) Consultant
2 7 (21.21%) Security Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Security Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Security Specialist
5 4 (12.12%) Compliance Specialist
6 3 (9.09%) Cloud Specialist
6 3 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) PCI DSS Specialist
7 2 (6.06%) Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) CISSP Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (6.06%) IT Architect
7 2 (6.06%) IT Security Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Security Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Security Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) ELK Stack
1 2 (6.06%) Middleware
1 2 (6.06%) SAML
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
2 1 (3.03%) jQuery
2 1 (3.03%) RESTful
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Public Cloud
2 6 (18.18%) CESG
3 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.09%) Cyber Attack
4 3 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (6.06%) Cryptography
5 2 (6.06%) PKI
6 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (3.03%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Unix
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Kali Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Information Security
2 12 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 8 (24.24%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (24.24%) ITIL
5 7 (21.21%) Migration
6 6 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Patch Management
7 5 (15.15%) Security Operations
7 5 (15.15%) SIEM
7 5 (15.15%) Time Management
8 4 (12.12%) Analytics
8 4 (12.12%) eTOM
9 3 (9.09%) DDoS Mitigation
9 3 (9.09%) ITSM
9 3 (9.09%) Security Architecture
9 3 (9.09%) Security Management
9 3 (9.09%) Service Management
9 3 (9.09%) TOGAF
9 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) Python
2 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.03%) C
2 1 (3.03%) C#
2 1 (3.03%) C++
2 1 (3.03%) Java
2 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.03%) PHP
2 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (60.61%) CISM
2 9 (27.27%) CISA
3 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
5 6 (18.18%) Degree
5 6 (18.18%) SANS
6 5 (15.15%) CCSP
7 4 (12.12%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 4 (12.12%) CCNP
7 4 (12.12%) PCI QSA
7 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
8 3 (9.09%) CEH
8 3 (9.09%) SSCP
9 2 (6.06%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (6.06%) CRISC
9 2 (6.06%) GCFA
9 2 (6.06%) GCIH
9 2 (6.06%) Security+ Certification
10 1 (3.03%) GPEN
10 1 (3.03%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (36.36%) PCI DSS
2 9 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (15.15%) COBIT
4 3 (9.09%) HIPAA
4 3 (9.09%) ISO22301
4 3 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (3.03%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (3.03%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.03%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Nessus
2 2 (6.06%) Nexpose
2 2 (6.06%) Nmap
2 2 (6.06%) QRadar
3 1 (3.03%) Core Impact
3 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.03%) HP Fortify
3 1 (3.03%) Kibana
3 1 (3.03%) logstash
3 1 (3.03%) RSA enVision
3 1 (3.03%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Apple
1 3 (9.09%) Qualys
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco
2 2 (6.06%) Citrix
2 2 (6.06%) F5
2 2 (6.06%) Splunk
3 1 (3.03%) ArcSight
3 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
3 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.03%) Fortinet
3 1 (3.03%) IBM
3 1 (3.03%) Intel
3 1 (3.03%) Intel Security
3 1 (3.03%) LogRhythm
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) NetWitness