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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 101 104 106
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing CISSP 24 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.07% 0.58% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.61% 1.55% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 1
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£450 £450 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +80.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.17 £43.00 -
% change year-on-year
+19.00% -
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
920 776 574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 41.11% 37.69% 31.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 426 324
Average daily rate £375 £365 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £246 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 26 33
Average hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% +67.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £14.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £62.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 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
Aldershot - 9 £500 - 1
Portsmouth +4 6 £550 -3.93%
Basingstoke -4 6 £383 -15.00%
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 25 (64.10%) Security Management
1 25 (64.10%) SIEM
2 22 (56.41%) Security Cleared
3 18 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 18 (46.15%) McAfee
4 17 (43.59%) ArcSight
5 15 (38.46%) Windows
5 15 (38.46%) Intrusion Detection
5 15 (38.46%) ACSA
6 14 (35.90%) Sourcefire
6 14 (35.90%) McAfee ePO
7 12 (30.77%) Information Security
8 10 (25.64%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (25.64%) PCI DSS
8 10 (25.64%) Firewall
9 9 (23.08%) AIX
9 9 (23.08%) Linux
9 9 (23.08%) Management Information System
10 7 (17.95%) Security Architecture
11 6 (15.38%) IBM
12 5 (12.82%) CISM
12 5 (12.82%) Mainframe
12 5 (12.82%) VPN
12 5 (12.82%) AS400
12 5 (12.82%) VMware
12 5 (12.82%) CEH
12 5 (12.82%) Finance
12 5 (12.82%) Content Management
12 5 (12.82%) IBM Mainframe
12 5 (12.82%) PKI

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Project
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) Intrusion Detection
2 10 (25.64%) Firewall
3 5 (12.82%) VPN
4 3 (7.69%) SSL
4 3 (7.69%) SSH
4 3 (7.69%) HTTP
5 2 (5.13%) Network Security
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Analyst
2 13 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 8 (20.51%) Architect
3 8 (20.51%) Security Architect
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Security Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) ArcSight Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Security Officer
5 3 (7.69%) Incident Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Chief Security Officer
7 1 (2.56%) Information Security Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Information Security Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Security Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Information Specialist
7 1 (2.56%) Information Security Specialist
7 1 (2.56%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Information Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (2.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.82%) AS400
2 5 (12.82%) IBM Mainframe
2 5 (12.82%) PKI
2 5 (12.82%) Mainframe
3 3 (7.69%) RMADS
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.69%) CESG
3 3 (7.69%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Windows
2 9 (23.08%) AIX
2 9 (23.08%) Linux
3 3 (7.69%) Solaris
4 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) Security Management
1 25 (64.10%) SIEM
2 12 (30.77%) Information Security
3 10 (25.64%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (17.95%) Security Architecture
5 5 (12.82%) Content Management
6 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.69%) Patch Management
7 3 (7.69%) Network Architecture
7 3 (7.69%) Line Management
7 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (7.69%) Analytics
7 3 (7.69%) Cyber Security
7 3 (7.69%) Digital Forensics
7 3 (7.69%) Document Management
7 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) Perl
1 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (56.41%) Security Cleared
2 18 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 15 (38.46%) ACSA
4 5 (12.82%) CEH
4 5 (12.82%) CISM
5 4 (10.26%) GCIA
5 4 (10.26%) Degree
5 4 (10.26%) DV Cleared
6 3 (7.69%) GCIH
7 2 (5.13%) CCIE
7 2 (5.13%) CCNA
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.56%) PMP
8 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
8 1 (2.56%) CISA
8 1 (2.56%) MBA
8 1 (2.56%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.69%) COSO
2 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.69%) COBIT
3 1 (2.56%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.56%) GPG13
3 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (35.90%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) McAfee
2 17 (43.59%) ArcSight
3 14 (35.90%) Sourcefire
4 6 (15.38%) IBM
5 5 (12.82%) VMware
6 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.69%) Cisco