The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 49 45 52
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing CISSP 7 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.80% 1.85% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.86% 10.71% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
Median daily rate £400 £348 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% -
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 -
% change year-on-year
+22.19% -

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

Qualifications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
102 84 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 26.22% 17.28% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 41 54
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £850 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 7
Median hourly rate £31.25 £46.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.06% +3.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £32.00 £33.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.95 £150.00 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Essex

CISSP
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

CISSP Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 20 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
Chelmsford - 5 £400 -
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 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 Essex region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 17 (89.47%) CISM
2 11 (57.89%) CISA
2 11 (57.89%) Management Information System
2 11 (57.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (57.89%) Data Protection
3 10 (52.63%) Information Security
4 9 (47.37%) Finance
5 7 (36.84%) Degree
6 6 (31.58%) Windows
6 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
7 5 (26.32%) LAN
7 5 (26.32%) WAN
7 5 (26.32%) Data Security
7 5 (26.32%) ITIL
7 5 (26.32%) SSCP
7 5 (26.32%) Mainframe
7 5 (26.32%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
7 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity
7 5 (26.32%) Banking
7 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity Management
8 4 (21.05%) Office 365
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (21.05%) Rapid Prototyping
8 4 (21.05%) Skype for Business
8 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (21.05%) Yammer
8 4 (21.05%) Case Management
8 4 (21.05%) Retail
8 4 (21.05%) Data Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 4 (21.05%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
1 4 (21.05%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
1 4 (21.05%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) LAN
1 5 (26.32%) WAN
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) VPN
2 2 (10.53%) Wireless
2 2 (10.53%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) GIS
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
2 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
3 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
3 4 (21.05%) Retail
4 2 (10.53%) Legal
5 1 (5.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Security Officer
2 6 (31.58%) Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Consultant
3 5 (26.32%) Security Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) IT Security Officer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Security Consultant
5 3 (15.79%) Security Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Information Officer
6 2 (10.53%) Information Security Officer
7 1 (5.26%) CISSP Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) ICT Officer
7 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Project Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (5.26%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Management Information System
2 5 (26.32%) Mainframe
3 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.53%) Fat Client
4 2 (10.53%) Thin Client
5 1 (5.26%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Data Protection
2 10 (52.63%) Information Security
3 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity
3 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity Management
3 5 (26.32%) Data Security
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (21.05%) Case Management
4 4 (21.05%) CRM
4 4 (21.05%) Data Management
4 4 (21.05%) Document Management
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (10.53%) IT Audit
5 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.53%) People Management
5 2 (10.53%) Security Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) Threat Management
6 1 (5.26%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) CISM
2 11 (57.89%) CISA
3 7 (36.84%) Degree
4 5 (26.32%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Infor
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
1 4 (21.05%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (21.05%) SAP
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix
2 2 (10.53%) Dell