The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 113 99 97
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -2
Contract jobs citing CISSP 13 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.58% 0.73% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.53% 1.85% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 13
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £583 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.05% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
CISSP
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
852 810 605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.88% 39.61% 33.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 396 374
Average daily rate £360 £334 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.82% -7.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £470 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 34 40
Average hourly rate £22.50 £42.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.42% +68.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.70 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £60.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.73%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 5 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
Basingstoke +5 5 £384 -26.90% 2
Winchester - 2 £431 -
Andover +5 1 - -
Hook - 1 £451 -
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 13 (81.25%) Information Security
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 8 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 8 (50.00%) SIEM
4 7 (43.75%) Security Management
4 7 (43.75%) Firewall
4 7 (43.75%) ITIL
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) McAfee
5 6 (37.50%) GCIA
5 6 (37.50%) GCIH
5 6 (37.50%) Finance
5 6 (37.50%) Analytics
5 6 (37.50%) Degree
6 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) Digital Forensics
6 5 (31.25%) Cyber Security
6 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
6 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
6 5 (31.25%) Change Management
6 5 (31.25%) Information Security Management
7 4 (25.00%) Financial Institution
7 4 (25.00%) Middleware
7 4 (25.00%) PRINCE

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (18.75%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Project
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) VPN
3 4 (25.00%) SSL
3 4 (25.00%) HTTP
3 4 (25.00%) SSH
4 2 (12.50%) Internet
4 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.25%) FTP
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Incident Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Information Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Information Assurance Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Security Officer
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Information Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Middleware
2 3 (18.75%) JSP
3 2 (12.50%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) PKI
3 3 (18.75%) RMADS
4 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
4 2 (12.50%) AS400
4 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
4 2 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.25%) Smart Meter
5 1 (6.25%) CESG
5 1 (6.25%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) AIX
2 4 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Information Security
2 8 (50.00%) SIEM
3 7 (43.75%) Security Management
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL
4 6 (37.50%) Analytics
5 5 (31.25%) Digital Forensics
5 5 (31.25%) Cyber Security
5 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
5 5 (31.25%) Change Management
5 5 (31.25%) Information Security Management
6 4 (25.00%) PRINCE
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (25.00%) Network Architecture
6 4 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (25.00%) Document Management
7 3 (18.75%) Line Management
8 2 (12.50%) Validation
8 2 (12.50%) Project Management
8 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) GCIA
1 6 (37.50%) GCIH
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) GIAC
4 2 (12.50%) CCNA
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (12.50%) MCSE
4 2 (12.50%) CEH
4 2 (12.50%) CISM
5 1 (6.25%) PCI QSA
5 1 (6.25%) MCP
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (6.25%) PMP
5 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
5 1 (6.25%) CCNP
5 1 (6.25%) MBA
5 1 (6.25%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (25.00%) COSO
3 4 (25.00%) COBIT
4 3 (18.75%) JSP 440
5 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 6 (37.50%) McAfee
2 3 (18.75%) ArcSight
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 2 (12.50%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) Splunk
3 2 (12.50%) Fortinet