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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 46 79 86
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +7
Contract jobs citing CISSP 20 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.40% 0.41% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.26% 2.03% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 3
Median daily rate £500 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 £32.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+118.75% -32.63%
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
242 246 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 28.98% 20.03% 29.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 159 186
Median daily rate £450 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 45
Median hourly rate £20.25 £25.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.00% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +57.14%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 8 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +30 17 £500 +14.28% 1
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 36 (69.23%) Cybersecurity
2 29 (55.77%) CESG Certified Professional
2 29 (55.77%) CESG
3 27 (51.92%) Risk Management
3 27 (51.92%) Ethical Hacking
3 27 (51.92%) Security Cleared
4 25 (48.08%) Information Assurance
4 25 (48.08%) Cryptography
5 24 (46.15%) Windows
6 23 (44.23%) IPsec
7 22 (42.31%) SC Cleared
8 21 (40.38%) CEH
9 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
9 20 (38.46%) Patch Management
10 19 (36.54%) ISMS
10 19 (36.54%) RMADS
10 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
10 19 (36.54%) Management Information System
11 18 (34.62%) Penetration Testing
11 18 (34.62%) Information Security
12 17 (32.69%) OWASP
13 15 (28.85%) Security Architecture
13 15 (28.85%) GIAC
14 14 (26.92%) Risk Assessment
14 14 (26.92%) Citrix
14 14 (26.92%) SMTP
14 14 (26.92%) Client/Server
14 14 (26.92%) Oracle
14 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
15 13 (25.00%) MS Exchange

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 13 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (44.23%) IPsec
2 14 (26.92%) SMTP
3 13 (25.00%) Internet
4 12 (23.08%) Firewall
5 11 (21.15%) FTP
5 11 (21.15%) SSH
6 10 (19.23%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (17.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
1 5 (9.62%) Retail
2 3 (5.77%) Back Office
3 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Analyst
1 14 (26.92%) Security Advisor
2 13 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 12 (23.08%) Information Assurance Leader
4 8 (15.38%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 7 (13.46%) Architect
6 6 (11.54%) Security Architect
6 6 (11.54%) SOC Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Consultant
7 5 (9.62%) Operations Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Security Consultant
7 5 (9.62%) Security Operations Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) CISSP Architect
8 2 (3.85%) CLAS Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Junior
8 2 (3.85%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Junior Security Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Report Analyst
9 1 (1.92%) Information Security Advisor
9 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 29 (55.77%) CESG
2 25 (48.08%) Cryptography
3 19 (36.54%) Management Information System
4 14 (26.92%) Client/Server
5 8 (15.38%) Cyberthreat
6 7 (13.46%) Security Operations Centre
7 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (46.15%) Windows
2 13 (25.00%) Unix
2 13 (25.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (69.23%) Cybersecurity
2 27 (51.92%) Ethical Hacking
2 27 (51.92%) Risk Management
3 25 (48.08%) Information Assurance
4 20 (38.46%) Patch Management
5 19 (36.54%) ISMS
6 18 (34.62%) Information Security
6 18 (34.62%) Penetration Testing
7 17 (32.69%) OWASP
8 15 (28.85%) Security Architecture
9 14 (26.92%) Risk Assessment
10 12 (23.08%) Fuzz Testing
11 7 (13.46%) Security Operations
11 7 (13.46%) Security Testing
11 7 (13.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 6 (11.54%) Business Continuity
12 6 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
13 5 (9.62%) Security Patching
13 5 (9.62%) Vulnerability Management
14 4 (7.69%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) C#
1 8 (15.38%) PowerShell
1 8 (15.38%) Python
1 8 (15.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (55.77%) CESG Certified Professional
2 27 (51.92%) Security Cleared
3 22 (42.31%) SC Cleared
4 21 (40.38%) CEH
5 15 (28.85%) GIAC
6 10 (19.23%) CISM
7 8 (15.38%) GCIA
7 8 (15.38%) GCIH
8 7 (13.46%) CLAS
8 7 (13.46%) DV Cleared
8 7 (13.46%) SANS
9 1 (1.92%) CISA
9 1 (1.92%) CRISC
9 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (36.54%) RMADS
2 10 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (11.54%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.92%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
2 11 (21.15%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Nessus
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.92%) Citrix
2 14 (26.92%) Oracle