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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 163 143 197
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +54
Contract jobs citing CISSP 38 59 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.72% 1.00% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.79% 6.48% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 50 27
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£470 £475 £498
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.05% -4.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.17 £43.00 -
% change year-on-year
+19.00% -
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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
794 910 1112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.99% 15.47% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 636 779
Average daily rate £425 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 38
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £23.22
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -31.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.46 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.12 £31.67 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 43 (52.44%) CISM
2 40 (48.78%) Information Security
3 31 (37.80%) CISA
4 28 (34.15%) Finance
5 24 (29.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 17 (20.73%) SIEM
7 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
8 14 (17.07%) Risk Assessment
8 14 (17.07%) Firewall
9 13 (15.85%) ITIL
9 13 (15.85%) Windows
9 13 (15.85%) Cyber Security
10 12 (14.63%) Banking
10 12 (14.63%) Risk Management
10 12 (14.63%) Management Information System
11 11 (13.41%) Active Directory
12 9 (10.98%) Cisco
12 9 (10.98%) Intrusion Detection
12 9 (10.98%) Network Security
12 9 (10.98%) SC Cleared
12 9 (10.98%) Security Cleared
12 9 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (9.76%) PCI DSS
14 7 (8.54%) CESG
14 7 (8.54%) Juniper
14 7 (8.54%) Linux
14 7 (8.54%) Investment Banking
14 7 (8.54%) Degree
14 7 (8.54%) Data Protection
14 7 (8.54%) Stakeholder Engagement

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (2.44%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.44%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (2.44%) IIS
2 1 (1.22%) Apache
2 1 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) MS Office
1 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) SaaS
2 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.07%) Firewall
2 9 (10.98%) Intrusion Detection
2 9 (10.98%) Network Security
3 5 (6.10%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (4.88%) VPN
5 2 (2.44%) DNS
5 2 (2.44%) HTTP
5 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.44%) LDAP
5 2 (2.44%) SSL
5 2 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.22%) SAN
6 1 (1.22%) Internet
6 1 (1.22%) 3G
6 1 (1.22%) MPLS
6 1 (1.22%) OSPF
6 1 (1.22%) BGP
6 1 (1.22%) SS7
6 1 (1.22%) VRRP
6 1 (1.22%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.44%) Big Data
3 1 (1.22%) MySQL
General
1 28 (34.15%) Finance
2 12 (14.63%) Banking
3 7 (8.54%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.88%) Legal
5 3 (3.66%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 29 (35.37%) Analyst
2 15 (18.29%) Risk Analyst
3 12 (14.63%) Security Analyst
3 12 (14.63%) IT Risk Analyst
4 10 (12.20%) Security Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Consultant
6 8 (9.76%) Architect
6 8 (9.76%) Security Consultant
6 8 (9.76%) Security Specialist
6 8 (9.76%) Security Manager
7 7 (8.54%) Security Architect
8 5 (6.10%) Information Specialist
9 4 (4.88%) Information Security Specialist
9 4 (4.88%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Information Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Information Manager
9 4 (4.88%) Information Security Manager
9 4 (4.88%) Information Security Analyst
10 3 (3.66%) Information Security Consultant
10 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) Middleware
2 1 (1.22%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.22%) WebSockets
2 1 (1.22%) HTML
2 1 (1.22%) .NET
2 1 (1.22%) J2EE
2 1 (1.22%) JSP
2 1 (1.22%) Servlets
2 1 (1.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Management Information System
2 9 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.54%) CESG
4 5 (6.10%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.88%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.66%) PKI
7 2 (2.44%) SCADA
7 2 (2.44%) RMADS
7 2 (2.44%) iSeries
7 2 (2.44%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.44%) PMI
7 2 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.44%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.22%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (1.22%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.22%) Economics
8 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.85%) Windows
2 7 (8.54%) Linux
3 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.88%) UNIX
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.44%) AIX
6 1 (1.22%) Solaris
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (48.78%) Information Security
2 17 (20.73%) SIEM
3 14 (17.07%) Risk Assessment
4 13 (15.85%) ITIL
4 13 (15.85%) Cyber Security
5 12 (14.63%) Risk Management
6 7 (8.54%) Data Protection
6 7 (8.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (7.32%) Security Architecture
7 6 (7.32%) Mentoring
7 6 (7.32%) Project Management
7 6 (7.32%) Incident Management
7 6 (7.32%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (6.10%) Wealth Management
8 5 (6.10%) Security Management
9 4 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.88%) Deep Packet Inspection
9 4 (4.88%) Information Assurance
9 4 (4.88%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (3.66%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.88%) SQL
2 2 (2.44%) Java
3 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 43 (52.44%) CISM
2 31 (37.80%) CISA
3 9 (10.98%) SC Cleared
3 9 (10.98%) Security Cleared
4 7 (8.54%) Degree
5 5 (6.10%) CRISC
5 5 (6.10%) MCSE
5 5 (6.10%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.88%) CCNP
6 4 (4.88%) CISMP
7 3 (3.66%) CEH
8 2 (2.44%) GIAC
8 2 (2.44%) PMP
8 2 (2.44%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.44%) ISACA
9 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.22%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.22%) PCI QSA
9 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (29.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (9.76%) PCI DSS
3 6 (7.32%) COBIT
4 4 (4.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.22%) BS7799
5 1 (1.22%) COSO
System Software
1 11 (13.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.22%) Snort
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) OpenView
1 1 (1.22%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.22%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (1.22%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (1.22%) Nessus
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (1.22%) FortiGate
1 1 (1.22%) logstash
1 1 (1.22%) Kibana
Vendors
1 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.98%) Cisco
3 7 (8.54%) Juniper
4 5 (6.10%) McAfee
4 5 (6.10%) F5
5 4 (4.88%) VMware
5 4 (4.88%) Symantec
6 3 (3.66%) ArcSight
6 3 (3.66%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (2.44%) Sourcefire
7 2 (2.44%) Qualys
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle
7 2 (2.44%) SAP
8 1 (1.22%) IBM
8 1 (1.22%) HP
8 1 (1.22%) Dell
8 1 (1.22%) Citrix
8 1 (1.22%) Remedy
8 1 (1.22%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.22%) BMC
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