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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 40 81 84
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +3
Contract jobs citing CISSP 38 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.27% 0.59% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.81% 2.70% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 7 1
Median daily rate £516 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.72% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.45 £51.17 £43.00
% change year-on-year
-5.31% +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
226 296 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.39% 21.89% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 189 160
Median daily rate £425 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Median hourly rate £10.24 £45.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.49% +203.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £17.77 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £46.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +45 37 £510 +7.08%
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 45 (77.59%) Cybersecurity
2 36 (62.07%) Ethical Hacking
3 33 (56.90%) CESG
4 31 (53.45%) Security Cleared
4 31 (53.45%) Information Assurance
4 31 (53.45%) CESG Certified Professional
5 27 (46.55%) Cryptography
5 27 (46.55%) Risk Management
6 26 (44.83%) Windows
6 26 (44.83%) CEH
7 24 (41.38%) IPsec
7 24 (41.38%) SC Cleared
8 22 (37.93%) ISMS
8 22 (37.93%) RMADS
8 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
8 22 (37.93%) Information Security
9 20 (34.48%) SMTP
9 20 (34.48%) Active Directory
9 20 (34.48%) Citrix
9 20 (34.48%) Client/Server
9 20 (34.48%) Oracle
9 20 (34.48%) SQL Server
10 19 (32.76%) MS Exchange
10 19 (32.76%) Internet
10 19 (32.76%) Windows Vista
11 18 (31.03%) Unix
12 16 (27.59%) FTP
12 16 (27.59%) Management Information System
12 16 (27.59%) SSH
12 16 (27.59%) Penetration Testing

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 19 (32.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (41.38%) IPsec
2 20 (34.48%) SMTP
3 19 (32.76%) Internet
4 16 (27.59%) FTP
4 16 (27.59%) SSH
5 15 (25.86%) Intrusion Detection
6 12 (20.69%) Firewall
7 6 (10.34%) Wireless
8 3 (5.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (34.48%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (31.03%) Analyst
2 15 (25.86%) Security Analyst
3 14 (24.14%) Information Assurance Leader
3 14 (24.14%) Security Advisor
4 10 (17.24%) Consultant
4 10 (17.24%) Security Consultant
5 9 (15.52%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 9 (15.52%) SOC Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) CISSP Consultant
6 6 (10.34%) Operations Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) Security Operations Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) CISSP Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Compliance Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Junior Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Principal Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Principal Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Principal Security Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Risk Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 33 (56.90%) CESG
2 27 (46.55%) Cryptography
3 20 (34.48%) Client/Server
4 16 (27.59%) Management Information System
5 12 (20.69%) Security Operations Centre
6 9 (15.52%) Cyberthreat
7 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.72%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.83%) Windows
2 19 (32.76%) Windows Vista
3 18 (31.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (77.59%) Cybersecurity
2 36 (62.07%) Ethical Hacking
3 31 (53.45%) Information Assurance
4 27 (46.55%) Risk Management
5 22 (37.93%) Information Security
5 22 (37.93%) ISMS
6 16 (27.59%) OWASP
6 16 (27.59%) Patch Management
6 16 (27.59%) Penetration Testing
7 15 (25.86%) Fuzz Testing
8 13 (22.41%) Security Operations
9 12 (20.69%) Risk Assessment
9 12 (20.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 11 (18.97%) Security Architecture
11 7 (12.07%) Mentoring
12 6 (10.34%) Network Architecture
13 5 (8.62%) Business Continuity
14 4 (6.90%) Computer Forensics
14 4 (6.90%) Security Testing
14 4 (6.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) C#
1 9 (15.52%) PowerShell
1 9 (15.52%) Python
1 9 (15.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (53.45%) CESG Certified Professional
1 31 (53.45%) Security Cleared
2 26 (44.83%) CEH
3 24 (41.38%) SC Cleared
4 10 (17.24%) CISM
4 10 (17.24%) GCIH
5 9 (15.52%) GCIA
5 9 (15.52%) GIAC
6 6 (10.34%) DV Cleared
7 3 (5.17%) CCIE
7 3 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (37.93%) RMADS
2 6 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (5.17%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.72%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 20 (34.48%) Active Directory
2 16 (27.59%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) QRadar
Vendors
1 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 20 (34.48%) Citrix
2 20 (34.48%) Oracle