The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 55 69 65
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs citing CISSP 5 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.86% 0.33% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.95% 2.33% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Median daily rate £450 £325 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.35% -17.91%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £455
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - £39.75
CISSP
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
101 129 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.32% 14.11% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 58 75
Median daily rate £325 £290 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 15
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +203.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.27% +19.37%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

CISSP
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

CISSP Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Symantec
2 5 (55.56%) SANS
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) JIRA
4 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) IBM
4 3 (33.33%) QRadar
4 3 (33.33%) Apache Hive
4 3 (33.33%) Splunk
4 3 (33.33%) ArcSight
4 3 (33.33%) SIEM
4 3 (33.33%) Big Data
4 3 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
4 3 (33.33%) Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) MapR
4 3 (33.33%) Use Case
4 3 (33.33%) Anomaly Detection
4 3 (33.33%) ArcSight ESM
4 3 (33.33%) SDLC

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) VLAN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 3 (33.33%) Big Data
1 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Security Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Splunk Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
3 2 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (22.22%) IT Security Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Security Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Design Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Service Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) Regular Expression
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Analytics
1 3 (33.33%) Anomaly Detection
1 3 (33.33%) SDLC
1 3 (33.33%) SIEM
1 3 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
1 3 (33.33%) Use Case
2 2 (22.22%) Data Enrichment
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Process Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Perl
2 3 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 2 (22.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) SANS
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) ArcSight ESM
1 3 (33.33%) QRadar
2 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Symantec
2 3 (33.33%) ArcSight
2 3 (33.33%) IBM
2 3 (33.33%) MapR
2 3 (33.33%) Splunk
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat