The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 67 83 70
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Contract jobs citing CISSP 19 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.54% 0.23% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.01% 1.00% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 4
Average daily rate
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£468 £450 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.88% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £450 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £604
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £445 £478
% change year-on-year
+6.74% -6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.17 £39.75 -
% change year-on-year
+28.72% -
CISSP
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
271 301 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.91% 22.92% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 167 99
Average daily rate £400 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £210 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 12
Average hourly rate £44.00 £15.50 £14.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+183.87% +3.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.24 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £35.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISSP across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

CISSP
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISSP across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

CISSP
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CISSP across the Buckinghamshire region.

CISSP Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +6 14 £455 +1.11% 1
Aylesbury - 1 £550 -
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 31 (83.78%) Information Security
2 18 (48.65%) Vulnerability Management
3 17 (45.95%) Cyber Security
3 17 (45.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (45.95%) Management Information System
4 16 (43.24%) Firewall
4 16 (43.24%) Penetration Testing
4 16 (43.24%) Security Architecture
5 15 (40.54%) GIAC
6 14 (37.84%) Security Management
6 14 (37.84%) SQL
6 14 (37.84%) SOAP
7 12 (32.43%) Project Management
7 12 (32.43%) Patch Management
7 12 (32.43%) Security Patching
7 12 (32.43%) Security Testing
7 12 (32.43%) OWASP
8 11 (29.73%) Data Protection
8 11 (29.73%) DB2 UDB
8 11 (29.73%) Technical Analysis
8 11 (29.73%) PowerShell
8 11 (29.73%) MS Office
8 11 (29.73%) XML
8 11 (29.73%) LDAP
8 11 (29.73%) MS Excel
8 11 (29.73%) HTML
8 11 (29.73%) VB
8 11 (29.73%) .NET
8 11 (29.73%) DB2
8 11 (29.73%) Banking

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (29.73%) MS Office
1 11 (29.73%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (43.24%) Firewall
2 11 (29.73%) LDAP
3 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.11%) HTTPS
4 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (5.41%) VPN
4 2 (5.41%) LAN
4 2 (5.41%) WAN
5 1 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) DB2
1 11 (29.73%) DB2 UDB
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 11 (29.73%) Banking
2 8 (21.62%) Finance
3 6 (16.22%) Legal
4 3 (8.11%) Retail
5 1 (2.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Architect
1 19 (51.35%) Security Architect
2 13 (35.14%) Consultant
2 13 (35.14%) Security Consultant
3 11 (29.73%) Security Analyst
3 11 (29.73%) Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Security Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Information Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Information Security Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Security Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Enterprise Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Cyber Security Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Security Project Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Information Security Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) SOAP
2 11 (29.73%) XML
2 11 (29.73%) HTML
2 11 (29.73%) .NET
3 2 (5.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (45.95%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.11%) SCADA
2 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (83.78%) Information Security
2 18 (48.65%) Vulnerability Management
3 17 (45.95%) Cyber Security
4 16 (43.24%) Security Architecture
4 16 (43.24%) Penetration Testing
5 14 (37.84%) Security Management
6 12 (32.43%) Project Management
6 12 (32.43%) Security Testing
6 12 (32.43%) OWASP
6 12 (32.43%) Patch Management
6 12 (32.43%) Security Patching
7 11 (29.73%) Technical Analysis
7 11 (29.73%) Data Protection
8 8 (21.62%) Risk Management
9 6 (16.22%) TOGAF
10 5 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (10.81%) GAP Analysis
12 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
12 3 (8.11%) SABSA
13 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) SQL
2 11 (29.73%) VB
2 11 (29.73%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.11%) VBScript
4 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) GIAC
2 5 (13.51%) CISM
3 3 (8.11%) Degree
4 2 (5.41%) ISSAP
4 2 (5.41%) CISMP
5 1 (2.70%) CEH
5 1 (2.70%) PMP
5 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (45.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (24.32%) SLA
3 1 (2.70%) COBIT
3 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle