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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
London / City of London
Rank 135 124 157
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +33
Contract jobs citing CISSP 18 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 0.89% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.17% 5.73% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 22
Median daily rate £494 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.94% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £346 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £636 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £490 £495
% change year-on-year
-2.04% -1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -

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
432 471 813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.65% 15.55% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 338 630
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £244 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £627 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 15
Median hourly rate £17.89 £21.81 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.98% +16.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £16.80 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £36.34 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +110.52%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017, 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 44 (83.02%) Information Security
2 36 (67.92%) CISM
3 32 (60.38%) Finance
4 21 (39.62%) Firewall
4 21 (39.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (39.62%) Security Operations
5 19 (35.85%) Cybersecurity
5 19 (35.85%) Management Information System
5 19 (35.85%) Risk Management
6 17 (32.08%) Network Security
7 15 (28.30%) CISA
8 13 (24.53%) Unix
8 13 (24.53%) Linux
8 13 (24.53%) SIEM
9 12 (22.64%) PCI DSS
9 12 (22.64%) Windows
9 12 (22.64%) SQL
9 12 (22.64%) Cisco
10 10 (18.87%) COBIT
11 9 (16.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 9 (16.98%) Legal
11 9 (16.98%) GIAC
11 9 (16.98%) Fixed Income
12 8 (15.09%) Security Management
12 8 (15.09%) Information Security Management
12 8 (15.09%) GCIA
12 8 (15.09%) Retail
12 8 (15.09%) Intrusion Detection
12 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
12 8 (15.09%) CRISC

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 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.89%) Apache
3 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
2 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.89%) IaaS
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (39.62%) Firewall
2 17 (32.08%) Network Security
3 8 (15.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.43%) Cisco ISE
4 5 (9.43%) VPN
5 4 (7.55%) Internet
5 4 (7.55%) SSL
6 3 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (5.66%) HTTP
6 3 (5.66%) LDAP
6 3 (5.66%) SSH
7 2 (3.77%) 802.11
7 2 (3.77%) DNS
7 2 (3.77%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.77%) Kerberos
7 2 (3.77%) LAN
7 2 (3.77%) MPLS
7 2 (3.77%) WAN
8 1 (1.89%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) DB2
2 2 (3.77%) MySQL
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
General
1 32 (60.38%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Legal
3 8 (15.09%) Retail
4 6 (11.32%) Financial Institution
5 4 (7.55%) Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (49.06%) Analyst
2 24 (45.28%) Security Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Information Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Information Security Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Architect
5 5 (9.43%) Business Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Security Architect
5 5 (9.43%) Security Manager
6 4 (7.55%) IT Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) IT Security Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Security Officer
7 3 (5.66%) CISSP Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Cybersecurity Specialist
7 3 (5.66%) Network Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Network Security Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Risk Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Security Risk Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) 802.1X
1 2 (3.77%) SAML
2 1 (1.89%) Middleware
2 1 (1.89%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Management Information System
2 9 (16.98%) Fixed Income
3 8 (15.09%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (11.32%) Data Centre
4 6 (11.32%) Equities
5 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (7.55%) PKI
7 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
7 3 (5.66%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (3.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (1.89%) iSeries
9 1 (1.89%) PlayStation
9 1 (1.89%) Statistics
9 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Linux
1 13 (24.53%) Unix
2 12 (22.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (83.02%) Information Security
2 21 (39.62%) Security Operations
3 19 (35.85%) Cybersecurity
3 19 (35.85%) Risk Management
4 13 (24.53%) SIEM
5 8 (15.09%) Information Security Management
5 8 (15.09%) Security Management
5 8 (15.09%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (13.21%) Asset Management
6 7 (13.21%) ITIL
6 7 (13.21%) Security Architecture
7 6 (11.32%) ISMS
7 6 (11.32%) IT Audit
7 6 (11.32%) Network Design
7 6 (11.32%) Threat Detection
7 6 (11.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (9.43%) Data Privacy
8 5 (9.43%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (9.43%) Security Monitoring
9 4 (7.55%) Data Loss Prevention
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.64%) SQL
2 5 (9.43%) Python
3 4 (7.55%) Java
4 3 (5.66%) C#
5 2 (3.77%) Perl
6 1 (1.89%) PHP
6 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.89%) Ruby
6 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (67.92%) CISM
2 15 (28.30%) CISA
3 9 (16.98%) GIAC
4 8 (15.09%) CRISC
4 8 (15.09%) GCIA
5 7 (13.21%) GCIH
5 7 (13.21%) SANS
6 6 (11.32%) CNA
6 6 (11.32%) Degree
6 6 (11.32%) GSEC
6 6 (11.32%) Network+ Certification
6 6 (11.32%) Novell Certification
7 4 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (5.66%) CCSP
8 3 (5.66%) CEH
8 3 (5.66%) GPEN
8 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
9 2 (3.77%) CREST Certified
9 2 (3.77%) EnCE
9 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (39.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (22.64%) PCI DSS
3 10 (18.87%) COBIT
4 9 (16.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (5.66%) ISO27002
6 2 (3.77%) Basel III
6 2 (3.77%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (3.77%) Nessus
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Cisco
2 7 (13.21%) Fortinet
3 6 (11.32%) Oracle
3 6 (11.32%) Sun
4 5 (9.43%) Palo Alto
5 4 (7.55%) CheckPoint
5 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.66%) Cyber-Ark
6 3 (5.66%) WorldPay
7 2 (3.77%) AppSense
7 2 (3.77%) Brocade
7 2 (3.77%) IBM
7 2 (3.77%) LogRhythm
7 2 (3.77%) Splunk
7 2 (3.77%) Symantec
7 2 (3.77%) VMware
8 1 (1.89%) Citrix
8 1 (1.89%) Sony
8 1 (1.89%) Sybase
8 1 (1.89%) Varonis
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