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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 119 99 86
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -13
Contract jobs citing CISSP 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.15% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 0.47% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
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£550 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £495 £467 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +9.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
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
857 643 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 42.55% 36.68% 28.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 293 171
Average daily rate £375 £353 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.23% +0.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £225 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £469 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 46
Average hourly rate £15.58 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.34% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

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 23 January 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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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 - 1 £550 - 1
Fareham - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 2
Southampton - - - - 1
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (73.33%) SC Cleared
2 11 (73.33%) Degree
3 10 (66.67%) Firewall
4 9 (60.00%) GCIA
5 8 (53.33%) GIAC
5 8 (53.33%) Windows
5 8 (53.33%) SIEM
6 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
6 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
7 6 (40.00%) SQL
7 6 (40.00%) ArcSight
7 6 (40.00%) Protective Monitoring
8 5 (33.33%) Internet
8 5 (33.33%) CISM
9 4 (26.67%) Information Security
9 4 (26.67%) ITIL
9 4 (26.67%) Security Architecture
10 3 (20.00%) Cyber Security
10 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance
10 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 3 (20.00%) Finance
10 3 (20.00%) Information Security Management
10 3 (20.00%) Security Management
10 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
10 3 (20.00%) CESG
10 3 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
11 2 (13.33%) COBIT
11 2 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (6.67%) FTP
5 1 (6.67%) HTTP
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) SSL
5 1 (6.67%) SSH
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) IT Security Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) CESG
2 3 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (13.33%) Smart Meter
3 2 (13.33%) RMADS
4 1 (6.67%) PKI
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (6.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) AIX
3 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) SIEM
2 6 (40.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 4 (26.67%) Information Security
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Security Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) Cyber Security
4 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 3 (20.00%) Security Management
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.67%) SABSA
6 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.67%) ISMS
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (73.33%) SC Cleared
2 11 (73.33%) Degree
3 9 (60.00%) GCIA
4 8 (53.33%) GIAC
5 5 (33.33%) CISM
6 2 (13.33%) GCIH
7 1 (6.67%) MCSE
7 1 (6.67%) CCNA
7 1 (6.67%) CISA
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) COBIT
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) COSO
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) McAfee