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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 66 64 75
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs citing CISSP 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.67% 0.58% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.55% 3.05% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £415 £193
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.68% +115.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £415 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £415 £259
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £500 £415
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +20.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £68.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
CISSP
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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 Glasgow region.

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
169 131 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.92% 18.90% 15.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 68 88
Average daily rate £350 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £446 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 5
Average hourly rate £31.70 £17.86 £10.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.49% +71.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.00 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £18.00 £14.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015, 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 (63.64%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) CISA
3 3 (27.27%) CISM
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (27.27%) CRISC
3 3 (27.27%) ArcSight
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Security Management
4 2 (18.18%) SIEM
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) GCIA
4 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) CGEIT
4 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) PMP
4 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
4 2 (18.18%) UNIX

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Graduate
2 1 (9.09%) Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Tester
2 1 (9.09%) IT Risk Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) IT Graduate
2 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) BYOD
2 1 (9.09%) CESG
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Information Security
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Management
3 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) SIEM
3 2 (18.18%) Security Management
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security
4 1 (9.09%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) SABSA
4 1 (9.09%) Use Case
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) ISMS
4 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
4 1 (9.09%) Data Security
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Perl
1 2 (18.18%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CISA
2 3 (27.27%) CISM
2 3 (27.27%) CRISC
3 2 (18.18%) GCIA
3 2 (18.18%) PMP
3 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) CGEIT
4 1 (9.09%) GIAC
4 1 (9.09%) CEH
4 1 (9.09%) ISSAP
4 1 (9.09%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) ArcSight
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper
3 1 (9.09%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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