The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 21 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing CISSP 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.59% 0.98% -
As % of the Qualifications category 11.54% 2.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £450 £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £485 £500
% change year-on-year
-7.21% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.25 - £45.00
CISSP
Surrey

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

Qualifications Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26 67 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 22.41% 32.84% 33.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 36 27
Average daily rate £450 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £244 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £13.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +64.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Aruba
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) Sourcefire
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) TACACS
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Aruba
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Sourcefire