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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 115 110 94
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -16
Contract jobs citing CISSP 12 4 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.57% 0.22% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.50% 0.69% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 12
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£450 £250 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -39.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £250 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £396
% change year-on-year
- +13.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 - £32.50
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
799 580 670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.78% 31.44% 33.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 326 352
Average daily rate £365 £374 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.40% +6.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £498 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 33 72
Average hourly rate £28.50 £17.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.64% -45.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.75 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISSP across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 September 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 - 7 £450 -
Southampton -13 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 - - 1
Havant - - - -
Aldershot - - - - 1
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Linux
2 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
3 15 (51.72%) MS Excel
4 14 (48.28%) Snort
5 13 (44.83%) Apache
5 13 (44.83%) Python
5 13 (44.83%) PHP
5 13 (44.83%) IIS
5 13 (44.83%) MySQL
5 13 (44.83%) Red Hat
5 13 (44.83%) Ruby
5 13 (44.83%) PCI DSS
5 13 (44.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (44.83%) Open Source
5 13 (44.83%) Bash Shell
6 12 (41.38%) Degree
7 11 (37.93%) CISA
8 10 (34.48%) Information Security
9 9 (31.03%) CISM
9 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
10 8 (27.59%) Security Management
11 7 (24.14%) MBA
11 7 (24.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
12 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
12 6 (20.69%) Internet
13 5 (17.24%) UNIX
13 5 (17.24%) Firewall
13 5 (17.24%) Business Continuity

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (44.83%) IIS
1 13 (44.83%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (51.72%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Internet
2 5 (17.24%) Firewall
3 2 (6.90%) SSH
3 2 (6.90%) ATM
3 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.90%) VPN
3 2 (6.90%) SSL
4 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.45%) Network Security
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) DB2
General
1 3 (10.34%) Military
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Security Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Security Tester
2 7 (24.14%) Tester
2 7 (24.14%) Penetration Tester
3 6 (20.69%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Implementation Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Security Officer
4 3 (10.34%) CLAS Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Implementation Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Security Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
1 2 (6.90%) Middleware
2 1 (3.45%) JSP
2 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Open Source
2 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) CESG
3 4 (13.79%) CESG CLAS
4 3 (10.34%) RMADS
4 3 (10.34%) EMV
5 2 (6.90%) PKI
5 2 (6.90%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (3.45%) SCADA
6 1 (3.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Linux
3 13 (44.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (17.24%) UNIX
5 1 (3.45%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Information Security
2 8 (27.59%) Security Management
3 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
4 5 (17.24%) Business Continuity
4 5 (17.24%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (17.24%) Data Protection
4 5 (17.24%) Business Continuity Management
5 4 (13.79%) Resource Management
6 3 (10.34%) SIEM
6 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (6.90%) Data Security
7 2 (6.90%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
7 2 (6.90%) Identity Management
7 2 (6.90%) Cyber Security
7 2 (6.90%) Protective Monitoring
7 2 (6.90%) SABSA
8 1 (3.45%) Information Security Management
8 1 (3.45%) ITIL
8 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) PHP
1 13 (44.83%) Python
1 13 (44.83%) Ruby
1 13 (44.83%) Bash Shell
2 3 (10.34%) C
3 2 (6.90%) C++
3 2 (6.90%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Degree
2 11 (37.93%) CISA
3 9 (31.03%) CISM
3 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
4 7 (24.14%) MBA
5 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
6 2 (6.90%) GIAC
6 2 (6.90%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (44.83%) PCI DSS
2 7 (24.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.45%) COBIT
3 1 (3.45%) JSP 440
3 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 14 (48.28%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 13 (44.83%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco
4 2 (6.90%) ArcSight
4 2 (6.90%) Nokia
5 1 (3.45%) Sourcefire
Gosport, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: flexible
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gosport
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £500 - £560 per day
Posted: 3 days ago