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 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 140 118 122
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +4
Contract jobs citing CISSP 8 4 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.17% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.38% 0.81% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 10
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£550 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £475 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £396
% change year-on-year
- +13.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £32.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 - £32.50
CISSP
England

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
579 492 576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.46% 20.69% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 220 273
Average daily rate £363 £300 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -9.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £193 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 33 75
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.59 £11.85 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISSP across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 5 £675 -
Essex -6 2 £315 -33.68% 2
Bedfordshire -19 1 £550 - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 12 (92.31%) Information Security
2 7 (53.85%) CISM
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
5 3 (23.08%) CISA
5 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
6 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) Security Management
6 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) Legal
7 1 (7.69%) GIAC
7 1 (7.69%) VMware
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (7.69%) Web Design
7 1 (7.69%) CESG
7 1 (7.69%) HP
7 1 (7.69%) ZENworks
7 1 (7.69%) Telnet
7 1 (7.69%) Project Management
7 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (7.69%) Progress
7 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
7 1 (7.69%) Java
7 1 (7.69%) .NET
7 1 (7.69%) Web Services

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
1 1 (7.69%) Telnet
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) QADirector
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Security Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Architect
1 3 (23.08%) Security Architect
1 3 (23.08%) Information Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Security Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Head of Security
2 2 (15.38%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Head of Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Application Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Security Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) CESG
2 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Information Security
2 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
3 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) Security Management
3 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) SIEM
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Use Case
4 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
4 1 (7.69%) OWASP
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) CISM
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 3 (23.08%) CISA
4 1 (7.69%) GIAC
4 1 (7.69%) CEH
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (7.69%) COBIT
2 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) ZENworks
1 1 (7.69%) WebInspect
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Progress
1 1 (7.69%) HP
1 1 (7.69%) VMware
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