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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 47 62 63
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Contract jobs citing CISSP 9 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.45% 0.52% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.29% 2.76% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Average daily rate £390 - £383
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 - £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 - £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £480 £500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.25 - £45.00
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
143 145 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.06% 18.90% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 87 52
Average daily rate £338 £350 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +9.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 4
Average hourly rate £33.00 £15.77 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.25% +16.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISSP across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 7 (70.00%) Process Improvement
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) Legal
3 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (50.00%) Unix
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) Solaris
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (40.00%) VLAN
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) LAN
4 4 (40.00%) WAN
5 3 (30.00%) Information Security
6 2 (20.00%) Security Auditing
6 2 (20.00%) Publishing
6 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) C#
7 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (10.00%) CISA
7 1 (10.00%) DNS
7 1 (10.00%) IBM
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (10.00%) Perl
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) Linux

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) VLAN
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Publishing
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Junior
2 2 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Junior Security Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) CISSP Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Security Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Solaris
1 5 (50.00%) Unix
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) Security Auditing
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Anomaly Detection
4 1 (10.00%) Database Security
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (10.00%) SIEM
4 1 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CISA
1 1 (10.00%) SANS
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (10.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Splunk
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