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 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 63 57 54
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing CISSP 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.69% 0.31% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.52% 1.38% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £431 £521 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.26% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £453 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-9.50% +5.26%
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
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
142 145 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.48% 22.41% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 91 61
Median daily rate £391 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.18% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £175 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 7
Median hourly rate £18.00 £28.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% -1.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
- +54.92%

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
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 6 December 2016.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (62.50%) CISM
2 5 (62.50%) Information Security
3 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) IT Governance
3 4 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (50.00%) CEH
3 4 (50.00%) Information Assurance
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (37.50%) CESG
4 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
4 3 (37.50%) Security Management
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
5 2 (25.00%) Data Security
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) CRM
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) ERP
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) ISMS
5 2 (25.00%) RMADS
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (25.00%) CISMP

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 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (25.00%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) NonStop SQL
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Information Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Compliance Officer
3 2 (25.00%) Information Officer
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Compliance Officer
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Officer
3 2 (25.00%) Security Compliance Officer
3 2 (25.00%) Security Officer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) CISSP Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (37.50%) CESG
3 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 4 (50.00%) IT Governance
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (37.50%) Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Data Security
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) ISMS
4 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CISM
2 4 (50.00%) CEH
3 2 (25.00%) CISMP
3 2 (25.00%) CRISC
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) CLAS
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) ISEB
4 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
4 1 (12.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (37.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (25.00%) GPG13
3 2 (25.00%) RMADS
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper