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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 57 59 65
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing CISSP 3 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.49% 0.92% 1.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.63% 5.88% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Median daily rate £463 £375 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -11.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £315 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £418 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £463 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.45 £51.17 £43.00
% change year-on-year
-5.31% +19.00%
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
114 136 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.75% 15.60% 21.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 64 66
Median daily rate £325 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £351
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 8
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +153.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

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 August 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 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Symantec
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) SANS
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) SCCM
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) VBScript
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) LAN

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) VLAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Security Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IT Security Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IT Security Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Security Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Application Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Services Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Solaris
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Anomaly Detection
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) BCP
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Data Enrichment
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) SIEM
2 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SANS
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (14.29%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Symantec
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) ArcSight
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) MapR
3 1 (14.29%) Splunk