The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Hampshire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 97 98 87
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Contract jobs citing CISSP 16 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.78% 0.46% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.97% 1.36% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 11
Average daily rate
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£438 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £478 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.80% +12.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 - £32.25
Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
811 587 565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 39.66% 33.56% 31.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 338 283
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 33 73
Average hourly rate £38.00 £19.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -38.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.48 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
CISSP
South East

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 30 July 2014. 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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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 - 13 £425 -
Portsmouth - 1 £475 -
Southampton - 1 - - 1
Farnborough - 1 - - 1
Gosport - - - - 1
Havant - - - - 1
Aldershot - - - - 1
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) Linux
3 15 (48.39%) MS Excel
4 14 (45.16%) Snort
5 13 (41.94%) Ruby
5 13 (41.94%) PCI DSS
5 13 (41.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (41.94%) Open Source
5 13 (41.94%) Bash Shell
5 13 (41.94%) Apache
5 13 (41.94%) Python
5 13 (41.94%) PHP
5 13 (41.94%) MySQL
5 13 (41.94%) IIS
5 13 (41.94%) Red Hat
6 11 (35.48%) CISM
7 10 (32.26%) CISA
8 9 (29.03%) Information Security
8 9 (29.03%) Degree
9 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
10 7 (22.58%) Security Management
10 7 (22.58%) Risk Management
10 7 (22.58%) MBA
10 7 (22.58%) Internet
10 7 (22.58%) Resource Management
10 7 (22.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (19.35%) Cisco
11 6 (19.35%) Firewall
12 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 13 (41.94%) Apache
1 13 (41.94%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (48.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Internet
2 6 (19.35%) Firewall
3 4 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (12.90%) Network Security
4 2 (6.45%) VPN
4 2 (6.45%) SSL
4 2 (6.45%) ATM
4 2 (6.45%) SSH
5 1 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) MySQL
2 4 (12.90%) DB2
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
1 4 (12.90%) Financial Institution
2 3 (9.68%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Security Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Consultant
3 7 (22.58%) Penetration Tester
3 7 (22.58%) Tester
3 7 (22.58%) Security Tester
4 5 (16.13%) Architect
4 5 (16.13%) Security Architect
5 4 (12.90%) CLAS Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Security Officer
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Implementation Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Lead Security Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Lead Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Security Specialist
7 2 (6.45%) Security Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Information Security Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Security Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) XML
2 2 (6.45%) Middleware
2 2 (6.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Open Source
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) CESG
2 4 (12.90%) CESG CLAS
3 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.68%) EMV
3 3 (9.68%) PKI
3 3 (9.68%) RMADS
4 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Windows
1 18 (58.06%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (16.13%) UNIX
4 4 (12.90%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Information Security
2 7 (22.58%) Security Management
2 7 (22.58%) Risk Management
2 7 (22.58%) Resource Management
3 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
3 5 (16.13%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity Management
4 4 (12.90%) SABSA
4 4 (12.90%) Data Protection
4 4 (12.90%) SIEM
4 4 (12.90%) Zachman Framework
4 4 (12.90%) TOGAF
4 4 (12.90%) E-business
5 3 (9.68%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (6.45%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) Identity Management
6 2 (6.45%) Data Security
7 1 (3.23%) Service Management
7 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) Ruby
1 13 (41.94%) Bash Shell
1 13 (41.94%) Python
1 13 (41.94%) PHP
2 5 (16.13%) C
3 2 (6.45%) C++
3 2 (6.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) CISM
2 10 (32.26%) CISA
3 9 (29.03%) Degree
4 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
5 7 (22.58%) MBA
6 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (41.94%) PCI DSS
2 7 (22.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.23%) JSP 440
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) Snort
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 13 (41.94%) Red Hat
3 6 (19.35%) Cisco
4 2 (6.45%) Nokia
5 1 (3.23%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) Sourcefire