The first table below looks at the demand 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 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the City of London region.

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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 160 178 180
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +2
Contract jobs citing CISSP 40 35 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.49% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.29% 3.34% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 31 30
Average daily rate
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£475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £388 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £480 £450
% change year-on-year
-10.41% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 - £32.50
Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
933 1047 1005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.38% 14.80% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 659 719 624
Average daily rate £414 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.64% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 59 39
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.69 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.87% +29.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £51.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
CISSP
London

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 9 July 2014.

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 9 July 2014, 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 41 (53.25%) CISM
2 40 (51.95%) Information Security
3 37 (48.05%) Finance
4 26 (33.77%) CISA
5 24 (31.17%) Firewall
6 21 (27.27%) Cisco
7 20 (25.97%) Degree
8 18 (23.38%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (20.78%) ITIL
10 15 (19.48%) Risk Assessment
10 15 (19.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 14 (18.18%) SIEM
11 14 (18.18%) Security Management
12 13 (16.88%) Management Information System
12 13 (16.88%) Network Security
12 13 (16.88%) Banking
13 11 (14.29%) CheckPoint
13 11 (14.29%) Information Security Management
13 11 (14.29%) Risk Management
14 10 (12.99%) Juniper
14 10 (12.99%) CCNP
14 10 (12.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 10 (12.99%) Oracle
15 9 (11.69%) Windows
15 9 (11.69%) Computer Science
15 9 (11.69%) Security Architecture
16 8 (10.39%) Penetration Testing
16 8 (10.39%) Economics
16 8 (10.39%) E-Learning
16 8 (10.39%) Advertising

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

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, 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 6 (7.79%) Joomla!
1 6 (7.79%) CMS
2 3 (3.90%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.60%) IIS
4 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.19%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.60%) MS Project
4 2 (2.60%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) SaaS
1 2 (2.60%) PaaS
1 2 (2.60%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (31.17%) Firewall
2 13 (16.88%) Network Security
3 7 (9.09%) Intranet
3 7 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (5.19%) VPN
5 3 (3.90%) Wireless
5 3 (3.90%) IPsec
5 3 (3.90%) Internet
5 3 (3.90%) FWSM
6 2 (2.60%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (2.60%) SSL
6 2 (2.60%) OSPF
7 1 (1.30%) DMZ
7 1 (1.30%) BGP
7 1 (1.30%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.30%) NetScreen
7 1 (1.30%) DNS
7 1 (1.30%) SMTP
7 1 (1.30%) DHCP
7 1 (1.30%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.30%) FindBugs
General
1 37 (48.05%) Finance
2 13 (16.88%) Banking
3 8 (10.39%) Advertising
3 8 (10.39%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.19%) International Banking
4 4 (5.19%) Publishing
4 4 (5.19%) Legal
5 3 (3.90%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.90%) Retail
6 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.30%) Law
6 1 (1.30%) German Language
6 1 (1.30%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (18.18%) Analyst
1 14 (18.18%) Consultant
2 12 (15.58%) Security Analyst
2 12 (15.58%) Architect
3 11 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 9 (11.69%) Security Architect
5 7 (9.09%) Security Specialist
6 6 (7.79%) Information Security Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) Security Manager
6 6 (7.79%) Information Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Network Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) IT Consultant
7 5 (6.49%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) IT Security Consultant
7 5 (6.49%) Security Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Information Security Specialist
7 5 (6.49%) Senior Security Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Information Specialist
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Information Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) SAML
1 1 (1.30%) JSP
1 1 (1.30%) Spring Security
1 1 (1.30%) Spring
1 1 (1.30%) SailPoint
1 1 (1.30%) jQuery
1 1 (1.30%) OAuth
1 1 (1.30%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Management Information System
2 9 (11.69%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.39%) Economics
3 8 (10.39%) E-Learning
4 3 (3.90%) CESG
5 2 (2.60%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.30%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.30%) PMI
6 1 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.30%) RMADS
6 1 (1.30%) PKI
6 1 (1.30%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.69%) Windows
2 5 (6.49%) Linux
3 4 (5.19%) VMS
4 3 (3.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (51.95%) Information Security
2 16 (20.78%) ITIL
3 15 (19.48%) Risk Assessment
4 14 (18.18%) SIEM
4 14 (18.18%) Security Management
5 11 (14.29%) Information Security Management
5 11 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 9 (11.69%) Security Architecture
7 8 (10.39%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (10.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (7.79%) Cyber Security
8 6 (7.79%) SABSA
8 6 (7.79%) TOGAF
8 6 (7.79%) Service Management
9 5 (6.49%) Identity Management
9 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.49%) Zachman Framework
9 5 (6.49%) Data Protection
10 4 (5.19%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (5.19%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.60%) SQL
2 1 (1.30%) C
2 1 (1.30%) Java
2 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 41 (53.25%) CISM
2 26 (33.77%) CISA
3 20 (25.97%) Degree
4 18 (23.38%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (12.99%) CCNP
6 7 (9.09%) CCSE
7 6 (7.79%) CCIE
7 6 (7.79%) CCSA
8 5 (6.49%) GIAC
8 5 (6.49%) CEH
8 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
8 5 (6.49%) ISACA
9 4 (5.19%) JNCIP
9 4 (5.19%) JNCIE
9 4 (5.19%) CCSP
10 3 (3.90%) CCNA
10 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (3.90%) MCSE
10 3 (3.90%) MCSA
10 3 (3.90%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (12.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (9.09%) PCI DSS
4 5 (6.49%) COBIT
5 4 (5.19%) QA
6 3 (3.90%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.30%) GPG13
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.30%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) Tivoli
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle Identity Management
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (2.60%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (1.30%) Nessus
4 1 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 21 (27.27%) Cisco
2 11 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 10 (12.99%) Juniper
3 10 (12.99%) Oracle
4 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.19%) SAP
6 3 (3.90%) IBM
7 2 (2.60%) F5
7 2 (2.60%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.60%) Websense
7 2 (2.60%) Citrix
7 2 (2.60%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.30%) Nokia
8 1 (1.30%) McAfee
8 1 (1.30%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (1.30%) Aveksa
8 1 (1.30%) Qualys
8 1 (1.30%) Gemalto
8 1 (1.30%) Splunk
8 1 (1.30%) ArcSight
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago