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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank - 55 55
Contract jobs citing CISSP 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.62% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.96% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £438 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £485
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -7.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £62.62 £51.25 -
% change year-on-year
+22.19% -

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
128 135 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.06% 21.06% 17.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 79 52
Median daily rate £363 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 8
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -51.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.00 £29.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 3 (60.00%) CISM
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (40.00%) IT Governance
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (40.00%) ISMS
2 2 (40.00%) RMADS
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (40.00%) CISMP
2 2 (40.00%) CEH
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Sentinel
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) CRISC

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (40.00%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) NonStop SQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Information Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) CESG
2 1 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
1 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (40.00%) ISMS
1 2 (40.00%) IT Governance
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (40.00%) Security Management
1 2 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISM
2 2 (40.00%) CEH
2 2 (40.00%) CISMP
2 2 (40.00%) CRISC
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) CLAS
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (20.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) GPG13
2 2 (40.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) RMADS
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper