The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 53 58 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing CISSP 11 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.52% 0.45% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.59% 2.11% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
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£500 £450 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £429 £480
% change year-on-year
+4.95% -10.67%
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% -
CISSP
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
167 142 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.00% 21.23% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 86 48
Average daily rate £340 £400 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £242 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 4
Average hourly rate £28.00 - £32.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 - £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

CISSP
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISSP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (76.92%) CISA
1 10 (76.92%) CISM
1 10 (76.92%) Information Security
2 8 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (38.46%) CRISC
3 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) IIS
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) McAfee
5 3 (23.08%) Security Architecture
5 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (23.08%) COBIT
5 3 (23.08%) Network Security
5 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
5 3 (23.08%) SABSA
6 2 (15.38%) Information Security Management
6 2 (15.38%) Security Management
6 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
6 2 (15.38%) PKI
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (15.38%) Information Assurance
6 2 (15.38%) Big Data
6 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
6 2 (15.38%) SaaS
7 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
7 1 (7.69%) Protective Monitoring

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (30.77%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Network Security
2 2 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Security Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Information Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Information Security Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Senior Security Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Senior Information Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Senior Information Security Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Security Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Security Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Information Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
1 2 (15.38%) PKI
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (7.69%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Information Security
2 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
4 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) Security Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) SABSA
5 2 (15.38%) Information Assurance
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security Management
5 2 (15.38%) Security Management
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) SIEM
6 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
6 1 (7.69%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) CISA
1 10 (76.92%) CISM
2 5 (38.46%) CRISC
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) CGEIT
4 1 (7.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (23.08%) COBIT
3 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (7.69%) BS7799
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) McAfee
2 1 (7.69%) Splunk
2 1 (7.69%) ArcSight
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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