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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 52 59 66
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Contract jobs citing CISSP 20 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.36% 0.92% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.42% 4.12% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 2
Median daily rate £488 £395 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.41% +1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £343 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £647 £441 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £445 £450
% change year-on-year
+12.35% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £61.20 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year
+28.84% -
CISSP
South West

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
192 194 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 22.67% 22.22% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 124 106
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £287 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £600 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 10
Median hourly rate £37.00 £37.39 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.04% +107.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £26.98 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £73.70 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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
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 31 May 2016.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Bristol region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 23 (65.71%) Information Security
2 19 (54.29%) Firewall
3 15 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 14 (40.00%) Security Architecture
4 14 (40.00%) SIEM
4 14 (40.00%) Linux
4 14 (40.00%) Windows
5 12 (34.29%) Management Information System
5 12 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (34.29%) PCI DSS
5 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
6 10 (28.57%) VMware
6 10 (28.57%) Information Assurance
6 10 (28.57%) Content Management
6 10 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
6 10 (28.57%) ArcSight
7 9 (25.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 9 (25.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 9 (25.71%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (25.71%) Office 365
7 9 (25.71%) Finance
7 9 (25.71%) CESG
7 9 (25.71%) Cisco
8 8 (22.86%) Forcepoint
8 8 (22.86%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (22.86%) Cisco ISE
8 8 (22.86%) Cyber-Ark
8 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 12 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (25.71%) Office 365
3 1 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (54.29%) Firewall
2 10 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (22.86%) Cisco ISE
4 6 (17.14%) Network Security
5 4 (11.43%) Wireless
6 3 (8.57%) Internet
6 3 (8.57%) SSL
6 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.71%) VPN
8 1 (2.86%) LAN
8 1 (2.86%) WAN
8 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Consultant
1 12 (34.29%) Security Consultant
2 11 (31.43%) Analyst
3 10 (28.57%) Security Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Information Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) IT Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) IT Security Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Security Advisor
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Security Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) CLAS Security Advisor
5 3 (8.57%) Information Security Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) IT Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) IT Security Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Security Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Management Information System
2 9 (25.71%) CESG
2 9 (25.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (22.86%) Data Centre
4 4 (11.43%) PKI
5 3 (8.57%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (5.71%) AS400
6 2 (5.71%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (5.71%) Mainframe
6 2 (5.71%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.86%) Cryptography
7 1 (2.86%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Linux
1 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.86%) Solaris
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Information Security
2 14 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 14 (40.00%) SIEM
3 10 (28.57%) Content Management
3 10 (28.57%) Information Assurance
4 9 (25.71%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (22.86%) DDoS Mitigation
5 8 (22.86%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 7 (20.00%) Threat Management
7 5 (14.29%) ITIL
8 4 (11.43%) ITSM
8 4 (11.43%) Security Management
9 3 (8.57%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
9 3 (8.57%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (8.57%) OWASP
9 3 (8.57%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (8.57%) Threat Analysis
10 2 (5.71%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) C
2 2 (5.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
3 7 (20.00%) CISM
4 6 (17.14%) IISP
5 5 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (11.43%) CLAS
6 4 (11.43%) DV Cleared
7 3 (8.57%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (8.57%) Degree
7 3 (8.57%) ISSAP
8 2 (5.71%) CISA
8 2 (5.71%) CISMP
8 2 (5.71%) CREST Certified
8 2 (5.71%) GCIA
8 2 (5.71%) GCIH
8 2 (5.71%) SANS
9 1 (2.86%) CCNA
9 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (2.86%) CRISC
9 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (34.29%) PCI DSS
3 9 (25.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (8.57%) Government Security Classifications
4 3 (8.57%) JSP 440
5 2 (5.71%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (5.71%) ISO27002
6 1 (2.86%) RMADS
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.71%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (5.71%) RSA enVision
3 1 (2.86%) Ansible
3 1 (2.86%) Nessus
3 1 (2.86%) Nmap
3 1 (2.86%) Puppet
3 1 (2.86%) SCCM
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) ArcSight
1 10 (28.57%) VMware
2 9 (25.71%) Cisco
3 8 (22.86%) Cyber-Ark
3 8 (22.86%) Forcepoint
4 2 (5.71%) IBM
4 2 (5.71%) LogRhythm
4 2 (5.71%) Splunk
5 1 (2.86%) Google
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.86%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.86%) Qualys