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 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 106 171 160
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -11
Contract jobs citing CISSP 59 40 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.73% 0.68% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.05% 4.67% 4.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 30 33
Median daily rate £525 £481 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £605 £525
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
London

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
587 856 918
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.21% 14.45% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 625 634
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 21 19
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.98 £18.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.23% -0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £12.50 £12.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.61 £38.64 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 July 2016.

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 25 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 City of London region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 51 (57.30%) CISM
2 46 (51.69%) Information Security
3 43 (48.31%) Finance
4 23 (25.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (24.72%) Banking
6 20 (22.47%) CISA
7 19 (21.35%) ITIL
7 19 (21.35%) Cybersecurity
8 18 (20.22%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (20.22%) Linux
9 17 (19.10%) Cyber-Ark
10 16 (17.98%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 15 (16.85%) Degree
11 15 (16.85%) Qualys
12 14 (15.73%) Active Directory
13 13 (14.61%) Risk Management
13 13 (14.61%) Security Cleared
14 12 (13.48%) Windows
14 12 (13.48%) Security Operations
15 11 (12.36%) Microsoft
15 11 (12.36%) Firewall
15 11 (12.36%) Management Information System
15 11 (12.36%) Intel Security
16 10 (11.24%) SC Cleared
17 9 (10.11%) Cisco Certification
17 9 (10.11%) Risk Assessment
17 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
17 9 (10.11%) IIS
18 8 (8.99%) Unix
18 8 (8.99%) Cisco

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 9 (10.11%) IIS
2 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.37%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.25%) Apache
4 2 (2.25%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.49%) MS Office
3 2 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.12%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.36%) Firewall
2 8 (8.99%) Network Security
3 7 (7.87%) LDAP
4 6 (6.74%) DNS
4 6 (6.74%) HTTP
5 4 (4.49%) SSL
5 4 (4.49%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.37%) DMZ
6 3 (3.37%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (3.37%) Kerberos
6 3 (3.37%) LAN
6 3 (3.37%) SSH
6 3 (3.37%) VPN
7 2 (2.25%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.25%) FTP
7 2 (2.25%) WAN
7 2 (2.25%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.12%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.12%) Internet
8 1 (1.12%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) TestNG
General
1 43 (48.31%) Finance
2 22 (24.72%) Banking
3 6 (6.74%) Legal
4 4 (4.49%) French Language
4 4 (4.49%) German Language
4 4 (4.49%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.25%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.25%) Italian Language
5 2 (2.25%) Polish Language
5 2 (2.25%) Portuguese Language
5 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.12%) Electronics
6 1 (1.12%) Games
6 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (34.83%) Analyst
2 24 (26.97%) Security Analyst
3 12 (13.48%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (12.36%) Senior Security Analyst
5 10 (11.24%) IT Analyst
6 9 (10.11%) Consultant
6 9 (10.11%) Security Manager
7 8 (8.99%) CISSP Analyst
7 8 (8.99%) Security Consultant
7 8 (8.99%) Security Engineer
8 7 (7.87%) IT Security Analyst
9 6 (6.74%) IT Manager
9 6 (6.74%) Risk Analyst
9 6 (6.74%) Senior IT Security Analyst
10 5 (5.62%) Active Directory Analyst
10 5 (5.62%) Architect
10 5 (5.62%) Banking Analyst
10 5 (5.62%) Business Analyst
10 5 (5.62%) Security Architect
10 5 (5.62%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.62%) SAML
1 5 (5.62%) Web Services
2 2 (2.25%) Middleware
3 1 (1.12%) JMS
3 1 (1.12%) JSON
3 1 (1.12%) SOAP
3 1 (1.12%) XML
3 1 (1.12%) XML Schema
3 1 (1.12%) XSD
3 1 (1.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.22%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.36%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.87%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.62%) PKI
5 3 (3.37%) Cryptography
5 3 (3.37%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.37%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (3.37%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.25%) CESG
6 2 (2.25%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.25%) SCADA
7 1 (1.12%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.12%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.12%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.12%) Economics
7 1 (1.12%) Fintech
7 1 (1.12%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.22%) Linux
2 12 (13.48%) Windows
3 8 (8.99%) Unix
4 6 (6.74%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.37%) VMS
5 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.25%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.25%) Windows NT
6 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (51.69%) Information Security
2 19 (21.35%) Cybersecurity
2 19 (21.35%) ITIL
3 16 (17.98%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 13 (14.61%) Risk Management
5 12 (13.48%) Security Operations
6 9 (10.11%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (8.99%) SIEM
7 8 (8.99%) Vulnerability Management
8 6 (6.74%) Identity Access Management
8 6 (6.74%) Information Security Management
8 6 (6.74%) Protective Monitoring
8 6 (6.74%) Security Management
9 5 (5.62%) Information Assurance
9 5 (5.62%) ISMS
9 5 (5.62%) Security Architecture
10 4 (4.49%) ITIL V3
10 4 (4.49%) Non-Functional Testing
10 4 (4.49%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.87%) Python
2 5 (5.62%) Java
2 5 (5.62%) Perl
2 5 (5.62%) SQL
3 3 (3.37%) C
3 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.37%) VB
4 2 (2.25%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.25%) Ruby
5 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.12%) PHP
Qualifications
1 51 (57.30%) CISM
2 20 (22.47%) CISA
3 15 (16.85%) Degree
4 13 (14.61%) Security Cleared
5 10 (11.24%) SC Cleared
6 9 (10.11%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (7.87%) IISP
8 6 (6.74%) CCNA
8 6 (6.74%) CEH
9 5 (5.62%) CRISC
10 4 (4.49%) CCNP
10 4 (4.49%) CISMP
10 4 (4.49%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (4.49%) MCSE
10 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (3.37%) CGEIT
11 3 (3.37%) CompTIA Security+
11 3 (3.37%) ISSAP
11 3 (3.37%) Security+ Certification
12 2 (2.25%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (25.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (7.87%) GPG13
3 6 (6.74%) COBIT
3 6 (6.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (4.49%) COSO
4 4 (4.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (4.49%) ISO27005
4 4 (4.49%) SLA
5 3 (3.37%) PCI DSS
6 2 (2.25%) ISO27002
7 1 (1.12%) BS7799
7 1 (1.12%) QA
7 1 (1.12%) RMADS
System Software
1 14 (15.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.37%) Snort
2 3 (3.37%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (2.25%) Firmware
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) EnCase
1 3 (3.37%) SCCM
2 1 (1.12%) Nagios
2 1 (1.12%) Nessus
2 1 (1.12%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 17 (19.10%) Cyber-Ark
2 15 (16.85%) Qualys
3 11 (12.36%) Intel Security
3 11 (12.36%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.99%) Cisco
5 6 (6.74%) Oracle
6 5 (5.62%) CheckPoint
7 4 (4.49%) BMC
7 4 (4.49%) Remedy
7 4 (4.49%) Splunk
7 4 (4.49%) Varonis
8 3 (3.37%) NetApp
9 2 (2.25%) Cognos
9 2 (2.25%) Lotus
9 2 (2.25%) Novell
9 2 (2.25%) VMware
10 1 (1.12%) Infoblox
10 1 (1.12%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.12%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.12%) WorldPay
City, London
Montash
Rate: £600 - £625 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago