The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 34 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing CISSP 15 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.44% 1.09% -
As % of the Qualifications category 7.18% 2.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £458 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.10% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £431
% change year-on-year
- +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -
CISSP
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
209 150 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.94% 40.98% 49.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 81 82
Average daily rate £450 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 11
Average hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £26.70 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.10 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISSP across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

CISSP
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

CISSP Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 5 - - 1
CISSP
South West

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 23 (92.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (88.00%) DV Cleared
3 13 (52.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (48.00%) Security Architecture
5 9 (36.00%) CISM
5 9 (36.00%) Management Information System
6 8 (32.00%) Information Security
7 7 (28.00%) Firewall
7 7 (28.00%) Security Management
7 7 (28.00%) C
7 7 (28.00%) LAN
7 7 (28.00%) WAN
7 7 (28.00%) VPN
7 7 (28.00%) SIEM
7 7 (28.00%) Information Assurance
7 7 (28.00%) Data Protection
7 7 (28.00%) PCI DSS
8 6 (24.00%) Cyber Security
9 5 (20.00%) McAfee
9 5 (20.00%) DNS
9 5 (20.00%) MySQL
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (20.00%) ITIL
9 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
9 5 (20.00%) UNIX
9 5 (20.00%) Windows
9 5 (20.00%) Linux
9 5 (20.00%) SOA
9 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
9 5 (20.00%) TOGAF

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
1 7 (28.00%) LAN
1 7 (28.00%) WAN
1 7 (28.00%) VPN
2 5 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) MySQL
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Security Manager
1 6 (24.00%) Architect
1 6 (24.00%) Security Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Security Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Security Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) IT Security Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) CESG
2 2 (8.00%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) RMADS
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) UNIX
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Security Architecture
2 8 (32.00%) Information Security
3 7 (28.00%) Security Management
3 7 (28.00%) SIEM
3 7 (28.00%) Information Assurance
3 7 (28.00%) Data Protection
4 6 (24.00%) Cyber Security
5 5 (20.00%) ITIL
5 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (20.00%) SOA
5 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (12.00%) Protective Monitoring
7 3 (12.00%) Change Management
8 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (8.00%) Analytics
9 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (4.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (92.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (88.00%) DV Cleared
3 9 (36.00%) CISM
4 2 (8.00%) GCIA
4 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) CISMP
5 1 (4.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (52.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (28.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (8.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) McAfee
2 2 (8.00%) LogRhythm
2 2 (8.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) Juniper