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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 155 180 180
Rank change year-on-year
+25 0
Contract jobs citing CISSP 41 36 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.77% 0.57% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.80% 3.25% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 31 16
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£475 £475 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £414
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £448 £500 £403
% change year-on-year
-10.50% +24.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.75 £41.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -2.94%
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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
854 1107 945
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.00% 17.43% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 746 616
Average daily rate £413 £425 £421
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £251 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 31
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £40.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £18.70 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £41.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £24.90
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -27.71%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 (56.96%) Information Security
2 43 (54.43%) CISM
3 34 (43.04%) Finance
4 27 (34.18%) CISA
5 21 (26.58%) Risk Management
6 19 (24.05%) Firewall
6 19 (24.05%) Management Information System
7 15 (18.99%) Banking
8 14 (17.72%) UNIX
8 14 (17.72%) Intrusion Detection
9 13 (16.46%) Network Security
9 13 (16.46%) SIEM
9 13 (16.46%) GIAC
10 12 (15.19%) Windows
10 12 (15.19%) Cisco
10 12 (15.19%) Vulnerability Management
10 12 (15.19%) Degree
11 11 (13.92%) CISMP
11 11 (13.92%) Investment Banking
11 11 (13.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 11 (13.92%) Juniper
11 11 (13.92%) Financial Institution
12 10 (12.66%) ITIL
13 9 (11.39%) CheckPoint
13 9 (11.39%) PRINCE2
13 9 (11.39%) Active Directory
13 9 (11.39%) F5
14 8 (10.13%) Data Protection
14 8 (10.13%) Linux
15 7 (8.86%) Identity Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 7 (8.86%) IIS
2 4 (5.06%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.80%) Apache
4 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.27%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Office
2 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.53%) RMDS
3 1 (1.27%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.05%) Firewall
2 14 (17.72%) Intrusion Detection
3 13 (16.46%) Network Security
4 7 (8.86%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.33%) LAN
5 5 (6.33%) WAN
5 5 (6.33%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (5.06%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (5.06%) LDAP
7 3 (3.80%) SSL
8 2 (2.53%) VLAN
8 2 (2.53%) BIG-IP
8 2 (2.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (2.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (2.53%) Multicast
8 2 (2.53%) DMZ
8 2 (2.53%) Internet
8 2 (2.53%) OSPF
8 2 (2.53%) VPN
8 2 (2.53%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
General
1 34 (43.04%) Finance
2 15 (18.99%) Banking
3 11 (13.92%) Investment Banking
3 11 (13.92%) Financial Institution
4 7 (8.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (40.51%) Analyst
2 26 (32.91%) Security Analyst
3 12 (15.19%) Consultant
3 12 (15.19%) Security Manager
4 11 (13.92%) Project Manager
4 11 (13.92%) Information Security Analyst
4 11 (13.92%) Information Analyst
5 10 (12.66%) Security Consultant
6 9 (11.39%) Risk Analyst
7 8 (10.13%) IT Risk Analyst
7 8 (10.13%) Security Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) Security Project Manager
9 5 (6.33%) Senior Security Analyst
9 5 (6.33%) Information Security Consultant
9 5 (6.33%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) IT Security Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) Network Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Network Security Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Architect
10 4 (5.06%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) SailPoint
1 2 (2.53%) Rendezvous
1 2 (2.53%) Middleware
1 2 (2.53%) .NET
2 1 (1.27%) JSP
2 1 (1.27%) Servlets
2 1 (1.27%) J2EE
2 1 (1.27%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.05%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.06%) PMI
4 3 (3.80%) CESG
4 3 (3.80%) Economics
5 2 (2.53%) RMADS
6 1 (1.27%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.27%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.72%) UNIX
2 12 (15.19%) Windows
3 8 (10.13%) Linux
4 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.96%) Information Security
2 21 (26.58%) Risk Management
3 13 (16.46%) SIEM
4 12 (15.19%) Vulnerability Management
5 10 (12.66%) ITIL
6 9 (11.39%) PRINCE2
7 8 (10.13%) Data Protection
8 7 (8.86%) Identity Management
9 6 (7.59%) Information Assurance
9 6 (7.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (7.59%) Security Management
9 6 (7.59%) Programme Management
10 5 (6.33%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (6.33%) Change Management
10 5 (6.33%) Project Management
10 5 (6.33%) Cyber Security
10 5 (6.33%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (6.33%) Incident Management
11 4 (5.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 4 (5.06%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.80%) SQL
2 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
2 2 (2.53%) Java
3 1 (1.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 43 (54.43%) CISM
2 27 (34.18%) CISA
3 13 (16.46%) GIAC
4 12 (15.19%) Degree
5 11 (13.92%) CISMP
6 7 (8.86%) SC Cleared
6 7 (8.86%) Security Cleared
7 5 (6.33%) PMP
7 5 (6.33%) PMI Certification
7 5 (6.33%) CRISC
8 4 (5.06%) CEH
8 4 (5.06%) CCNP
8 4 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (5.06%) GCIA
9 3 (3.80%) SSCP
9 3 (3.80%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (2.53%) GWAPT
10 2 (2.53%) APMP
10 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (2.53%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.80%) COBIT
3 2 (2.53%) QA
4 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.27%) COSO
System Software
1 9 (11.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.53%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.27%) XenApp
3 1 (1.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (3.80%) OpenView
2 3 (3.80%) Tivoli
2 3 (3.80%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (2.53%) Nmap
3 2 (2.53%) Nessus
4 1 (1.27%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.27%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (15.19%) Cisco
2 11 (13.92%) Juniper
3 9 (11.39%) CheckPoint
3 9 (11.39%) F5
4 7 (8.86%) Cyber-Ark
5 6 (7.59%) MobileIron
5 6 (7.59%) Oracle
6 5 (6.33%) Blue Coat
6 5 (6.33%) Dell
7 4 (5.06%) Citrix
7 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.80%) HP
8 3 (3.80%) Remedy
8 3 (3.80%) McAfee
8 3 (3.80%) BMC
8 3 (3.80%) ArcSight
8 3 (3.80%) Sourcefire
9 2 (2.53%) LogLogic
9 2 (2.53%) TippingPoint
9 2 (2.53%) Tufin
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