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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 49 52 84
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +32
Contract jobs citing CISSP 29 33 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.01% 2.71% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.08% 12.18% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 1
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 £450 £434
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 £51.17 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+36.79% +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
240 271 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.95% 22.25% 25.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 160 177
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 £250 £277 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £522 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 20
Median hourly rate £14.50 £55.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.63% +249.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £42.50 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £57.00 £32.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +20.00%

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 29 June 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 +10 28 £505 +15.42%
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 32 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 28 (58.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 27 (56.25%) Security Cleared
4 26 (54.17%) CESG
5 24 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
6 23 (47.92%) Information Assurance
7 21 (43.75%) ISMS
7 21 (43.75%) SC Cleared
8 19 (39.58%) Information Security
9 18 (37.50%) CEH
9 18 (37.50%) Cryptography
10 17 (35.42%) Risk Management
10 17 (35.42%) Windows
10 17 (35.42%) RMADS
11 16 (33.33%) IPsec
12 15 (31.25%) Active Directory
13 14 (29.17%) Citrix
13 14 (29.17%) Client/Server
13 14 (29.17%) MS Exchange
13 14 (29.17%) SMTP
13 14 (29.17%) Oracle
13 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
13 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
13 14 (29.17%) Internet
13 14 (29.17%) Unix
13 14 (29.17%) Windows Vista
14 12 (25.00%) Sendmail
14 12 (25.00%) Security Architecture
14 12 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
14 12 (25.00%) 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 14 (29.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 16 (33.33%) IPsec
2 14 (29.17%) Internet
2 14 (29.17%) SMTP
3 12 (25.00%) FTP
3 12 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 12 (25.00%) SSH
4 10 (20.83%) Firewall
5 4 (8.33%) Network Security
5 4 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
1 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (2.08%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Analyst
1 13 (27.08%) Consultant
1 13 (27.08%) Security Advisor
1 13 (27.08%) Security Consultant
2 11 (22.92%) Security Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) CISSP Consultant
3 7 (14.58%) SOC Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Information Assurance Leader
5 5 (10.42%) Operations Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Risk Consultant
5 5 (10.42%) Security Operations Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Architect
6 4 (8.33%) CISSP Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Principal Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Principal Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Principal Security Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Principal Security Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Security Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Compliance Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 26 (54.17%) CESG
2 18 (37.50%) Cryptography
3 14 (29.17%) Client/Server
4 12 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 10 (20.83%) Security Operations Centre
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 17 (35.42%) Windows
2 14 (29.17%) Unix
2 14 (29.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 28 (58.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 23 (47.92%) Information Assurance
4 21 (43.75%) ISMS
5 19 (39.58%) Information Security
6 17 (35.42%) Risk Management
7 12 (25.00%) OWASP
7 12 (25.00%) Patch Management
7 12 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
7 12 (25.00%) Security Architecture
7 12 (25.00%) Security Operations
8 10 (20.83%) Fuzz Testing
8 10 (20.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 7 (14.58%) Network Architecture
10 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
11 4 (8.33%) Security Testing
12 3 (6.25%) Computer Forensics
12 3 (6.25%) Security Management
13 2 (4.17%) Performance 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 27 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 24 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 21 (43.75%) 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 17 (35.42%) 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 15 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 12 (25.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) QRadar
Vendors
1 14 (29.17%) Citrix
1 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
1 14 (29.17%) Oracle
2 1 (2.08%) Planview