The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bristol region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 68 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CISSP 6 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.63% - 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.26% - 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 7
Average daily rate £520 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £403 £450
% change year-on-year
+24.22% -10.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £36.38
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +16.83%
Qualifications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
184 136 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.43% 21.05% 21.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 82 133
Average daily rate £388 £350 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 21
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% +34.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £38.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
CISSP
South West

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISSP across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISSP across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) CESG
2 3 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
2 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Security Management
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (33.33%) Content Management
3 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) AS400
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (16.67%) Database Security
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) LogLogic
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Sentinel

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) CLAS Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) CLAS Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Advisor
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) CESG
1 3 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (33.33%) AS400
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Content Management
2 2 (33.33%) Security Management
2 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (16.67%) Database Security
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CEH
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) LogLogic
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) McAfee
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Experis IT
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