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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 49 66 86
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +20
Contract jobs citing CISSP 28 24 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.00% 1.94% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.84% 8.33% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 1
Median daily rate £505 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.78% +2.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £440
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.95 £51.17 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+17.15% +19.00%
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
218 288 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.34% 23.26% 23.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 176 172
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £215 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 16
Median hourly rate £10.24 £45.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.25% +185.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.11% +25.00%

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
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 27 July 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 +21 27 £510 +12.08%
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 35 (72.92%) Cybersecurity
2 28 (58.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 26 (54.17%) Security Cleared
4 24 (50.00%) CESG
5 22 (45.83%) Information Assurance
5 22 (45.83%) CESG Certified Professional
6 20 (41.67%) SC Cleared
7 19 (39.58%) Information Security
8 18 (37.50%) CEH
8 18 (37.50%) Cryptography
8 18 (37.50%) Windows
8 18 (37.50%) ISMS
9 16 (33.33%) RMADS
9 16 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 16 (33.33%) IPsec
9 16 (33.33%) Risk Management
10 15 (31.25%) Windows Vista
10 15 (31.25%) Citrix
10 15 (31.25%) Client/Server
10 15 (31.25%) MS Exchange
10 15 (31.25%) SMTP
10 15 (31.25%) Oracle
10 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
10 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
10 15 (31.25%) Internet
11 14 (29.17%) Intrusion Detection
11 14 (29.17%) Security Operations
12 13 (27.08%) Patch Management
12 13 (27.08%) Sendmail
12 13 (27.08%) OWASP

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 15 (31.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 16 (33.33%) IPsec
2 15 (31.25%) Internet
2 15 (31.25%) SMTP
3 14 (29.17%) Intrusion Detection
4 13 (27.08%) FTP
4 13 (27.08%) SSH
5 12 (25.00%) Firewall
6 4 (8.33%) Network Security
6 4 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (2.08%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Analyst
2 12 (25.00%) Security Advisor
2 12 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 11 (22.92%) Consultant
3 11 (22.92%) Security Consultant
4 9 (18.75%) SOC Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) CISSP Consultant
5 7 (14.58%) Information Assurance Leader
6 6 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) Security Operations Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Architect
7 4 (8.33%) CISSP Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Principal Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Principal Consultant
7 4 (8.33%) Principal Security Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Principal Security Consultant
7 4 (8.33%) Security Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Compliance Consultant
8 3 (6.25%) Risk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 24 (50.00%) CESG
2 18 (37.50%) Cryptography
3 15 (31.25%) Client/Server
4 12 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
5 11 (22.92%) Management Information System
6 6 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.08%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Windows
2 15 (31.25%) Windows Vista
3 13 (27.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (72.92%) Cybersecurity
2 28 (58.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 22 (45.83%) Information Assurance
4 19 (39.58%) Information Security
5 18 (37.50%) ISMS
6 16 (33.33%) Risk Management
7 14 (29.17%) Security Operations
8 13 (27.08%) OWASP
8 13 (27.08%) Patch Management
9 12 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 11 (22.92%) Fuzz Testing
10 11 (22.92%) Risk Assessment
11 10 (20.83%) Security Architecture
12 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
13 5 (10.42%) Network Architecture
14 4 (8.33%) Security Testing
15 3 (6.25%) Computer Forensics
15 3 (6.25%) Performance Management
15 3 (6.25%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) C#
1 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 6 (12.50%) Python
1 6 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (54.17%) Security Cleared
2 22 (45.83%) CESG Certified Professional
3 20 (41.67%) SC Cleared
4 18 (37.50%) CEH
5 7 (14.58%) GCIH
6 6 (12.50%) CISM
6 6 (12.50%) GCIA
6 6 (12.50%) GIAC
7 5 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (10.42%) DV Cleared
8 4 (8.33%) CCIE
9 1 (2.08%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (2.08%) Degree
9 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
9 1 (2.08%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (33.33%) RMADS
2 5 (10.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (6.25%) JSP 440
System Software
1 16 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (27.08%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) QRadar
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Citrix
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
1 15 (31.25%) Oracle
2 1 (2.08%) Planview