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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 43 51 59
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Contract jobs citing CISSP 5 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.01% 1.06% 0.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.95% 4.93% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Median daily rate £373 £390 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.48% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £490 £495
% change year-on-year
-2.04% -1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -

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
84 142 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 16.97% 21.42% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 65 74
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Median hourly rate £15.89 £33.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.84% +109.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +110.52%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISSP across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 January 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) SANS
3 5 (45.45%) QRadar
3 5 (45.45%) Big Data
3 5 (45.45%) Statistical Modelling
3 5 (45.45%) Analytics
3 5 (45.45%) MapR
3 5 (45.45%) Apache Hive
3 5 (45.45%) Anomaly Detection
3 5 (45.45%) ArcSight ESM
3 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 5 (45.45%) Perl
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) IBM
3 5 (45.45%) Symantec
3 5 (45.45%) JIRA
3 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
3 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
3 5 (45.45%) Splunk
3 5 (45.45%) ArcSight
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Unix
5 3 (27.27%) CISA
5 3 (27.27%) SIEM
5 3 (27.27%) CRISC
5 3 (27.27%) Regular Expression

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 3 (27.27%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Apache Hive
1 5 (45.45%) Big Data
1 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Splunk Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business IT Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
3 2 (18.18%) IT Risk Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Security Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Splunk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Regular Expression
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Cryptography
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Analytics
1 5 (45.45%) Anomaly Detection
1 5 (45.45%) SDLC
1 5 (45.45%) Statistical Modelling
2 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) SIEM
2 3 (27.27%) Use Case
3 2 (18.18%) Data Enrichment
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
4 1 (9.09%) Internal Audit
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Process Management
4 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) Perl
2 5 (45.45%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) SANS
2 3 (27.27%) CGEIT
2 3 (27.27%) CISA
2 3 (27.27%) CRISC
3 1 (9.09%) CEH
3 1 (9.09%) CREST Certified
3 1 (9.09%) GIAC
3 1 (9.09%) MOS
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) ArcSight ESM
1 5 (45.45%) QRadar
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) ArcSight
1 5 (45.45%) IBM
1 5 (45.45%) MapR
1 5 (45.45%) Splunk
1 5 (45.45%) Symantec
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Intel Security
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle