The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
England / East of England
Rank 107 90 114
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +24
Contract jobs citing CISSP 20 32 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.92% 1.35% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.42% 6.78% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 8
Median daily rate £415 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £588 £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £485
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -7.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £46.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £62.62 £51.25 £68.00
% change year-on-year
+22.19% -24.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
453 472 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.74% 19.91% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 242 206
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 58 45
Median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £60.00 £40.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.40% +86.66%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CISSP across the East of England region.

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

CISSP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISSP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

CISSP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CISSP across the East of England region.

CISSP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -4 7 £400 +14.61%
Suffolk - 5 £506 -
Hertfordshire -8 4 - - 5
Bedfordshire -14 3 £450 +5.88%
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 1
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 East of England region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 34 (80.95%) CISM
2 30 (71.43%) Information Security
3 23 (54.76%) CISA
4 19 (45.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (35.71%) Data Protection
5 15 (35.71%) Management Information System
6 11 (26.19%) Project Management
6 11 (26.19%) Finance
6 11 (26.19%) PCI DSS
7 10 (23.81%) SIEM
8 9 (21.43%) Degree
8 9 (21.43%) Firewall
8 9 (21.43%) ITIL
9 8 (19.05%) Windows
10 7 (16.67%) LAN
10 7 (16.67%) WAN
10 7 (16.67%) Risk Management
10 7 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
11 6 (14.29%) Business Continuity
11 6 (14.29%) GIAC
11 6 (14.29%) Retail
11 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
11 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (14.29%) IISP
12 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
12 5 (11.90%) Business Continuity Management
12 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (11.90%) Microsoft

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (9.52%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.52%) Office 365
2 4 (9.52%) Yammer
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) Firewall
2 7 (16.67%) LAN
2 7 (16.67%) WAN
3 3 (7.14%) Network Security
3 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.76%) Internet
4 2 (4.76%) VPN
4 2 (4.76%) Wireless
4 2 (4.76%) Wireless Security
5 1 (2.38%) BGP
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.38%) OSPF
5 1 (2.38%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (2.38%) tcpdump
5 1 (2.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) GIS
3 1 (2.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) AppScan
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Retail
3 5 (11.90%) Banking
3 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
4 4 (9.52%) Legal
4 4 (9.52%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.76%) French Language
6 1 (2.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Consultant
1 13 (30.95%) Security Consultant
2 9 (21.43%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Security Officer
4 5 (11.90%) Information Security Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) Security Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) IT Security Officer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Security Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Security Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.76%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (4.76%) Firewall Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Information Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Information Security Officer
7 2 (4.76%) Security Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Security Specialist
7 2 (4.76%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.90%) Mainframe
3 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (4.76%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.76%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.38%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.38%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Unix
2 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (71.43%) Information Security
2 15 (35.71%) Data Protection
3 11 (26.19%) Project Management
4 10 (23.81%) SIEM
5 9 (21.43%) ITIL
6 7 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 6 (14.29%) Business Continuity
7 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (11.90%) Business Continuity Management
8 5 (11.90%) Data Security
8 5 (11.90%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (9.52%) CRM
9 4 (9.52%) Data Management
9 4 (9.52%) Document Management
9 4 (9.52%) Rapid Prototyping
9 4 (9.52%) SABSA
9 4 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (80.95%) CISM
2 23 (54.76%) CISA
3 9 (21.43%) Degree
4 6 (14.29%) GIAC
4 6 (14.29%) IISP
5 5 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (11.90%) SSCP
6 4 (9.52%) CCNA
6 4 (9.52%) CEH
6 4 (9.52%) CRISC
7 3 (7.14%) GISP
7 3 (7.14%) SANS
8 2 (4.76%) CREST Certified
8 2 (4.76%) OSCP
9 1 (2.38%) CBAP
9 1 (2.38%) CCIE
9 1 (2.38%) CCNP
9 1 (2.38%) CCSA
9 1 (2.38%) ISEB
9 1 (2.38%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (45.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (26.19%) PCI DSS
3 3 (7.14%) GDPR
4 2 (4.76%) COBIT
4 2 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Nessus
2 1 (2.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.38%) Nexpose
2 1 (2.38%) Nmap
2 1 (2.38%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
1 5 (11.90%) SAP
2 4 (9.52%) Infor
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (7.14%) F5
4 2 (4.76%) Citrix
4 2 (4.76%) Dell
4 2 (4.76%) Splunk
5 1 (2.38%) Acunetix
5 1 (2.38%) ArcSight
5 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco
5 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.38%) IBM
5 1 (2.38%) Interwoven
5 1 (2.38%) Juniper
5 1 (2.38%) LogLogic
5 1 (2.38%) LogRhythm
5 1 (2.38%) Tripwire