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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 54 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Contract jobs citing CISSP 20 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.22% 0.11% -
As % of the Qualifications category 9.71% 0.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £365 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.63% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £455
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - £39.75
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
206 189 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 22.84% 21.21% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 144 127
Median daily rate £358 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £507 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% -35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £10.67 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.27% +19.37%

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 25 September 2016.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 25 (47.17%) Information Security
2 23 (43.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (41.51%) Security Architecture
4 20 (37.74%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (33.96%) Firewall
5 18 (33.96%) SIEM
6 17 (32.08%) Windows
7 16 (30.19%) Linux
8 15 (28.30%) Cisco
8 15 (28.30%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (28.30%) Office 365
9 12 (22.64%) PCI DSS
10 11 (20.75%) Management Information System
10 11 (20.75%) Wireless
10 11 (20.75%) Intrusion Detection
10 11 (20.75%) ArcSight
10 11 (20.75%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 10 (18.87%) Data Centre
11 10 (18.87%) Cisco ISE
11 10 (18.87%) Cyber-Ark
11 10 (18.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 10 (18.87%) DDoS Mitigation
11 10 (18.87%) Content Management
11 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (18.87%) VMware
11 10 (18.87%) Security Management
11 10 (18.87%) Finance
11 10 (18.87%) Forcepoint
11 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
12 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared

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 5 (9.43%) Mule
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.55%) MS Project
3 1 (1.89%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 20 (37.74%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (28.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (28.30%) Office 365
3 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.96%) Firewall
2 11 (20.75%) Intrusion Detection
2 11 (20.75%) Wireless
3 10 (18.87%) Cisco ISE
4 9 (16.98%) Network Security
5 6 (11.32%) VPN
6 5 (9.43%) LAN
6 5 (9.43%) SSL
6 5 (9.43%) WAN
6 5 (9.43%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (7.55%) Internet
8 1 (1.89%) Extranet
8 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.89%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Architect
2 12 (22.64%) Analyst
2 12 (22.64%) Security Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) Security Architect
4 8 (15.09%) Consultant
4 8 (15.09%) Security Consultant
5 7 (13.21%) Information Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) Information Security Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) IT Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) IT Security Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Security Manager
7 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (7.55%) Information Security Consultant
8 4 (7.55%) Project Manager
8 4 (7.55%) Security Advisor
8 4 (7.55%) Security Officer
8 4 (7.55%) Security Project Manager
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Security Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Cloud Architect
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Management Information System
2 10 (18.87%) Data Centre
2 10 (18.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 7 (13.21%) CESG
3 7 (13.21%) PKI
4 4 (7.55%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.77%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.77%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.89%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.08%) Windows
2 16 (30.19%) Linux
3 5 (9.43%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.89%) Solaris
4 1 (1.89%) Unix
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) Information Security
2 22 (41.51%) Security Architecture
3 18 (33.96%) SIEM
4 10 (18.87%) Content Management
4 10 (18.87%) DDoS Mitigation
4 10 (18.87%) Security Management
5 9 (16.98%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (16.98%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (13.21%) Compliance Management
6 7 (13.21%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (13.21%) OWASP
6 7 (13.21%) Threat Management
7 5 (9.43%) DevOps
7 5 (9.43%) Information Assurance
7 5 (9.43%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (9.43%) TOGAF
8 4 (7.55%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (7.55%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (7.55%) SABSA
8 4 (7.55%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.09%) CISM
3 6 (11.32%) CISA
3 6 (11.32%) ISSAP
3 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
4 5 (9.43%) CLAS
5 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (5.66%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (5.66%) CISMP
6 3 (5.66%) Degree
6 3 (5.66%) GCIH
6 3 (5.66%) IISP
7 2 (3.77%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (3.77%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (3.77%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (1.89%) CEH
8 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.89%) GCIA
8 1 (1.89%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (43.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (22.64%) PCI DSS
3 4 (7.55%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (3.77%) COBIT
4 2 (3.77%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (1.89%) RMADS
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
1 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) Snort
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (9.43%) Ansible
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (9.43%) Puppet
2 5 (9.43%) SCCM
3 1 (1.89%) Nessus
3 1 (1.89%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.89%) Nmap
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Cisco
2 11 (20.75%) ArcSight
3 10 (18.87%) Cyber-Ark
3 10 (18.87%) Forcepoint
3 10 (18.87%) VMware
4 5 (9.43%) Google
4 5 (9.43%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.89%) Qualys