The table below looks at the statistics for ISSAP in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISSAP over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISC2 ISSAP)
Rank 605 - 599
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ISSAP 10 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.020% - 0.023%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.099% - 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 10
Median daily rate £575 - £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £513 - £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £704 - £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ISSAP
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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 England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10147 10225 10217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.40% 19.66% 19.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6271 6214 5697
Median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 346 488 427
Median hourly rate £27.50 £23.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.71 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

ISSAP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ISSAP Jobs Demand Trend in England

ISSAP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ISSAP Daily Rate Trend in England

ISSAP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISSAP across the England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

ISSAP Daily Rate Histogram in England

ISSAP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISSAP within the England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London - 8 £575 -
South East - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £425 -
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ISSAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ISSAP 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 England region with a requirement for ISSAP.

1 43 (100.00%) CISSP
2 28 (65.12%) Cybersecurity
3 19 (44.19%) ITIL
4 18 (41.86%) Finance
4 18 (41.86%) Information Security
4 18 (41.86%) Security Architecture
5 16 (37.21%) Degree
5 16 (37.21%) Service Delivery
6 15 (34.88%) Risk Management
7 14 (32.56%) Project Management
8 13 (30.23%) Network Security
8 13 (30.23%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (30.23%) ITIL V3
9 12 (27.91%) SIEM
9 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
9 12 (27.91%) Firewall
9 12 (27.91%) CMMI
10 11 (25.58%) Wireless
11 10 (23.26%) Telecoms
11 10 (23.26%) Management Information System
11 10 (23.26%) SSL
11 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
11 10 (23.26%) Mobile Device Management
11 10 (23.26%) OWASP
11 10 (23.26%) PKI
11 10 (23.26%) SABSA
12 9 (20.93%) TOGAF
12 9 (20.93%) Banking
12 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
13 8 (18.60%) CISMP

ISSAP
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.65%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.63%) SaaS
3 4 (9.30%) IaaS
4 3 (6.98%) PaaS
5 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.23%) Network Security
2 12 (27.91%) Firewall
3 11 (25.58%) Wireless
4 10 (23.26%) SSL
5 3 (6.98%) LAN
5 3 (6.98%) WAN
6 2 (4.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) Big Data
General
1 18 (41.86%) Finance
2 10 (23.26%) Telecoms
3 9 (20.93%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Architect
2 18 (41.86%) Security Architect
3 9 (20.93%) Project Manager
4 8 (18.60%) Security Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) CISSP Architect
7 4 (9.30%) Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 4 (9.30%) Security Manager
7 4 (9.30%) Security Project Manager
8 3 (6.98%) AWS Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Business Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Network Security Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Security Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Service Design Manager
8 3 (6.98%) Service Manager
9 2 (4.65%) Banking Project Manager
9 2 (4.65%) Firewall Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Management Information System
1 10 (23.26%) PKI
2 6 (13.95%) CESG
3 4 (9.30%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.33%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.33%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) Cybersecurity
2 19 (44.19%) ITIL
3 18 (41.86%) Information Security
3 18 (41.86%) Security Architecture
4 16 (37.21%) Service Delivery
5 15 (34.88%) Risk Management
6 14 (32.56%) Project Management
7 13 (30.23%) ITIL V3
8 12 (27.91%) CMMI
8 12 (27.91%) SIEM
9 10 (23.26%) Mobile Device Management
9 10 (23.26%) OWASP
9 10 (23.26%) SABSA
10 9 (20.93%) TOGAF
11 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
12 6 (13.95%) Time Management
13 5 (11.63%) Change Management
13 5 (11.63%) Service Design
13 5 (11.63%) Systems Analysis
14 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 43 (100.00%) CISSP
2 16 (37.21%) Degree
3 8 (18.60%) CISMP
4 7 (16.28%) CISM
5 6 (13.95%) GIAC
6 4 (9.30%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (9.30%) CLAS
7 3 (6.98%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (4.65%) IISP
9 1 (2.33%) CCIE
9 1 (2.33%) CCNA
9 1 (2.33%) CCNP
9 1 (2.33%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) CRISC
9 1 (2.33%) ISACA
9 1 (2.33%) ISSMP
9 1 (2.33%) SANS
9 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.98%) COBIT
2 3 (6.98%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (6.98%) JSP 440
2 3 (6.98%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (4.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle
3 3 (6.98%) ArcSight
3 3 (6.98%) SAP
4 2 (4.65%) Palantir
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco
5 1 (2.33%) Splunk