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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 81 78 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Contract jobs citing CISSP 5 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.42% 0.099% 1.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.63% 0.44% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
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£650 - £453
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 - £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £678 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £393
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +27.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £68.00 £41.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+64.84% -2.94%
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
306 225 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.80% 22.23% 27.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 110 105
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £140 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 9
Average hourly rate £19.00 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.68 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £20.30 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -33.33%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 3 £668 - 1
Beaconsfield - - - -
High Wycombe - - - - 1
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 7 (87.50%) CISM
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) Security Architecture
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) CISA
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) HTTPS
4 3 (37.50%) SCADA
4 3 (37.50%) Cyber Security
4 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (37.50%) SABSA
5 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (25.00%) COBIT
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (25.00%) CSSLP
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (25.00%) GCED
5 2 (25.00%) ERP
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) SAP
5 2 (25.00%) CISMP
5 2 (25.00%) GSEC

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Security Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Information Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Enterprise Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Management Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Auditor
4 1 (12.50%) IT Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) SCADA
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security
1 5 (62.50%) Security Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Cyber Security
2 3 (37.50%) SABSA
2 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CISM
2 4 (50.00%) CISA
3 2 (25.00%) GSEC
3 2 (25.00%) CISMP
3 2 (25.00%) CSSLP
3 2 (25.00%) GCED
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) COBIT
3 1 (12.50%) COSO
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) SAP