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 23 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank - 55 74
Contract jobs citing CISSP 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.32% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.28% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £275 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £427 £398
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +7.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 - £32.50
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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
177 156 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.09% 25.08% 16.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 110 89
Average daily rate £375 £365 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 18
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) AS400
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Security Management
3 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
3 3 (60.00%) Content Management
3 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (60.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) LogLogic
4 1 (20.00%) CEH
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Database Security
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) McAfee
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (60.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (60.00%) AS400
1 3 (60.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Content Management
2 3 (60.00%) Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (20.00%) Database Security
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) LogLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee