The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 172 160 193
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +33
Contract jobs citing CISSP 39 42 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.66% 0.71% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.52% 4.54% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 34 32
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£475 £488 £478
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £440 £478
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.17 £39.75 -
% change year-on-year
+28.72% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
862 926 1083
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.53% 15.74% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 643 747
Average daily rate £438 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 61
Average hourly rate £17.98 £18.10 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% -23.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.79 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.43 £34.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+27.33% -10.71%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISSP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CISSP across the City of London region.

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

CISSP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISSP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

CISSP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CISSP across the City of London region.

CISSP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 45 (53.57%) CISM
2 40 (47.62%) Information Security
3 35 (41.67%) CISA
4 33 (39.29%) Finance
5 21 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (21.43%) SIEM
7 16 (19.05%) Windows
8 15 (17.86%) Management Information System
9 14 (16.67%) Banking
10 13 (15.48%) Firewall
10 13 (15.48%) ITIL
10 13 (15.48%) Active Directory
11 12 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 12 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
11 12 (14.29%) Risk Management
12 10 (11.90%) Cyber Security
12 10 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (11.90%) Investment Banking
12 10 (11.90%) Network Security
13 9 (10.71%) Degree
13 9 (10.71%) Intrusion Detection
13 9 (10.71%) Cisco
13 9 (10.71%) Linux
14 8 (9.52%) UNIX
14 8 (9.52%) Data Protection
14 8 (9.52%) SC Cleared
14 8 (9.52%) Security Cleared
15 7 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 7 (8.33%) COBIT
15 7 (8.33%) CESG

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.19%) IIS
2 1 (1.19%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.38%) MS Project
2 2 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) SaaS
2 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.48%) Firewall
2 10 (11.90%) Network Security
3 9 (10.71%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (5.95%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (4.76%) LDAP
5 4 (4.76%) VPN
6 2 (2.38%) DNS
6 2 (2.38%) HTTP
6 2 (2.38%) SSL
7 1 (1.19%) SAN
7 1 (1.19%) Internet
7 1 (1.19%) 3G
7 1 (1.19%) MPLS
7 1 (1.19%) SS7
7 1 (1.19%) Wireless
7 1 (1.19%) 2G
7 1 (1.19%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.19%) SSH
7 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.19%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.38%) Big Data
2 1 (1.19%) MySQL
General
1 33 (39.29%) Finance
2 14 (16.67%) Banking
3 10 (11.90%) Investment Banking
4 7 (8.33%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.76%) Legal
6 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (36.90%) Analyst
2 15 (17.86%) Risk Analyst
3 14 (16.67%) Security Analyst
4 13 (15.48%) Security Manager
5 12 (14.29%) IT Risk Analyst
6 9 (10.71%) Architect
6 9 (10.71%) Project Manager
6 9 (10.71%) Consultant
7 8 (9.52%) Security Consultant
7 8 (9.52%) Security Architect
7 8 (9.52%) Security Engineer
7 8 (9.52%) Security Project Manager
8 6 (7.14%) Security Specialist
9 5 (5.95%) Information Security Analyst
9 5 (5.95%) Information Manager
9 5 (5.95%) Information Analyst
9 5 (5.95%) Information Security Manager
9 5 (5.95%) Information Specialist
10 4 (4.76%) Information Security Specialist
10 4 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.38%) Middleware
2 1 (1.19%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.19%) WebSockets
2 1 (1.19%) HTML
2 1 (1.19%) .NET
2 1 (1.19%) J2EE
2 1 (1.19%) JSP
2 1 (1.19%) Servlets
2 1 (1.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.86%) Management Information System
2 10 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.33%) CESG
4 5 (5.95%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.57%) PKI
5 3 (3.57%) PMI
6 2 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.38%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.38%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.38%) RMADS
6 2 (2.38%) iSeries
6 2 (2.38%) Economics
7 1 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.19%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.19%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.05%) Windows
2 9 (10.71%) Linux
3 8 (9.52%) UNIX
4 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.38%) AIX
5 2 (2.38%) Solaris
6 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (47.62%) Information Security
2 18 (21.43%) SIEM
3 13 (15.48%) ITIL
4 12 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 12 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 10 (11.90%) Cyber Security
6 8 (9.52%) Data Protection
7 7 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
8 6 (7.14%) Security Architecture
8 6 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (7.14%) Project Management
9 5 (5.95%) Change Management
9 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.95%) Identity Management
9 5 (5.95%) Security Management
9 5 (5.95%) Wealth Management
9 5 (5.95%) Mentoring
10 4 (4.76%) Deep Packet Inspection
10 4 (4.76%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.38%) Java
1 2 (2.38%) SQL
2 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.19%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (53.57%) CISM
2 35 (41.67%) CISA
3 9 (10.71%) Degree
4 8 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 8 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 6 (7.14%) CRISC
6 5 (5.95%) MCSE
6 5 (5.95%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.76%) PMP
7 4 (4.76%) PMI Certification
7 4 (4.76%) CCNP
7 4 (4.76%) CISMP
7 4 (4.76%) GIAC
8 2 (2.38%) QiCA
9 1 (1.19%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.19%) CCSA
9 1 (1.19%) GCIA
9 1 (1.19%) GCIH
9 1 (1.19%) GCWN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (8.33%) COBIT
3 6 (7.14%) PCI DSS
4 3 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.38%) COSO
6 1 (1.19%) BS7799
System Software
1 13 (15.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) OpenView
2 2 (2.38%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.38%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (1.19%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.19%) logstash
3 1 (1.19%) Kibana
3 1 (1.19%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.19%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.71%) Cisco
3 6 (7.14%) Juniper
3 6 (7.14%) Cyber-Ark
4 5 (5.95%) McAfee
5 4 (4.76%) VMware
5 4 (4.76%) F5
6 3 (3.57%) ArcSight
6 3 (3.57%) Citrix
6 3 (3.57%) BMC
6 3 (3.57%) HP
6 3 (3.57%) Oracle
6 3 (3.57%) SAP
6 3 (3.57%) Remedy
7 2 (2.38%) Dell
7 2 (2.38%) Symantec
8 1 (1.19%) Sourcefire
8 1 (1.19%) Gemalto
8 1 (1.19%) CA
8 1 (1.19%) IBM
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Marcus Donald People
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago