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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 104 109 89
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Contract jobs citing CISSP 15 4 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.71% 0.22% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.86% 0.68% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 11
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£450 £250 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £250 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £463 £396
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +16.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 - £32.25
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
805 589 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.10% 32.22% 33.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 329 338
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 39 74
Average hourly rate £28.50 £17.06 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.05% -44.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.75 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -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 19 August 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 19 August 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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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 - 10 £438 -
Southampton -6 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 - -
Havant - - - - 1
Aldershot - - - -
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 (62.50%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) Linux
2 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 15 (46.88%) MS Excel
4 14 (43.75%) Snort
5 13 (40.63%) Ruby
5 13 (40.63%) PCI DSS
5 13 (40.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (40.63%) Open Source
5 13 (40.63%) Bash Shell
5 13 (40.63%) Apache
5 13 (40.63%) Python
5 13 (40.63%) PHP
5 13 (40.63%) MySQL
5 13 (40.63%) IIS
5 13 (40.63%) Red Hat
6 12 (37.50%) CISM
6 12 (37.50%) Degree
7 11 (34.38%) CISA
8 10 (31.25%) Information Security
9 9 (28.13%) Internet
9 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
10 8 (25.00%) Firewall
10 8 (25.00%) Security Management
11 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
11 7 (21.88%) MBA
11 7 (21.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 7 (21.88%) Resource Management
11 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
12 6 (18.75%) SIEM

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 (40.63%) IIS
1 13 (40.63%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (46.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) Internet
2 8 (25.00%) Firewall
3 4 (12.50%) Network Security
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (6.25%) SSH
4 2 (6.25%) ATM
4 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.25%) VPN
4 2 (6.25%) SSL
5 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) MySQL
2 4 (12.50%) DB2
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 3 (9.38%) Military
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Security Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Security Tester
2 7 (21.88%) Tester
2 7 (21.88%) Penetration Tester
3 6 (18.75%) Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Security Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Implementation Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Security Officer
5 3 (9.38%) CLAS Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Implementation Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Security Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Lead Security Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Lead Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Security Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (6.25%) Middleware
2 2 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Open Source
2 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.50%) CESG
3 4 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
4 3 (9.38%) RMADS
4 3 (9.38%) EMV
5 2 (6.25%) PKI
5 2 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (3.13%) SCADA
6 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (3.13%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) Linux
3 13 (40.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (15.63%) UNIX
5 4 (12.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Information Security
2 8 (25.00%) Security Management
3 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
3 7 (21.88%) Resource Management
4 6 (18.75%) SIEM
5 5 (15.63%) Business Continuity Management
5 5 (15.63%) Data Protection
5 5 (15.63%) SABSA
5 5 (15.63%) Business Continuity
5 5 (15.63%) Zachman Framework
5 5 (15.63%) TOGAF
5 5 (15.63%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (12.50%) E-business
7 3 (9.38%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (9.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (6.25%) Data Security
8 2 (6.25%) Identity Management
8 2 (6.25%) Project Management
8 2 (6.25%) Protective Monitoring
8 2 (6.25%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) PHP
1 13 (40.63%) Python
1 13 (40.63%) Ruby
1 13 (40.63%) Bash Shell
2 5 (15.63%) C
3 2 (6.25%) C++
3 2 (6.25%) Java
3 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) CISM
1 12 (37.50%) Degree
2 11 (34.38%) CISA
3 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
4 7 (21.88%) MBA
5 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
6 2 (6.25%) GIAC
6 2 (6.25%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (40.63%) PCI DSS
2 7 (21.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.13%) COBIT
3 1 (3.13%) JSP 440
3 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 14 (43.75%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 13 (40.63%) Red Hat
3 6 (18.75%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) ArcSight
4 2 (6.25%) Nokia
5 1 (3.13%) Sourcefire
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £550 - £590 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £1 per day + market rates
Posted: 6 days ago