The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
South West / Bristol
Rank 66 59 71
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing CISSP 4 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.47% 1.59% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.15% 6.14% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 4
Median daily rate - £403 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +64.28%
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 £68.00
% change year-on-year
+22.19% -24.63%

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

Qualifications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
186 228 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 22.06% 25.91% 22.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 170 152
Median daily rate £388 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £493 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £13.65 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+174.72% -61.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £13.00 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £27.85 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +86.66%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 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 Bristol region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 8 (57.14%) Information Security
1 8 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
3 5 (35.71%) CISMP
3 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Network Security
4 4 (28.57%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (28.57%) Security Architecture
4 4 (28.57%) CESG
4 4 (28.57%) Validation
4 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 4 (28.57%) CISM
4 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 3 (21.43%) Unix
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
5 3 (21.43%) CISA
5 3 (21.43%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (21.43%) PKI
5 3 (21.43%) CLAS
5 3 (21.43%) ISSAP
5 3 (21.43%) SDLC
6 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (14.29%) Threat Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 2 (14.29%) Information Governance
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) Network Security
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) WebEx
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) SSL
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) NonStop SQL
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
1 5 (35.71%) Security Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Security Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) CLAS Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) CLAS Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Officer
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Security Officer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) CESG
2 3 (21.43%) CESG CLAS
2 3 (21.43%) PKI
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Solaris
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Information Security
2 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 4 (28.57%) Security Architecture
2 4 (28.57%) Validation
3 3 (21.43%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) Cryptography
4 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 2 (14.29%) Information Assurance
4 2 (14.29%) Information Governance
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (14.29%) OWASP
4 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (14.29%) Security Management
4 2 (14.29%) SIEM
4 2 (14.29%) Threat Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CISMP
2 4 (28.57%) CESG Certified Professional
2 4 (28.57%) CISM
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) CISA
3 3 (21.43%) CLAS
3 3 (21.43%) ISSAP
4 2 (14.29%) GSEC
4 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) CREST Certified
5 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) GCIA
5 1 (7.14%) GCIH
5 1 (7.14%) ISEB
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (7.14%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (14.29%) COBIT
2 2 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (14.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (14.29%) ISO27002
2 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 2 (14.29%) RMADS
3 1 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Nessus
1 2 (14.29%) Nmap
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 1 (7.14%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Qualys
2 1 (7.14%) ArcSight
2 1 (7.14%) LogRhythm
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Splunk