The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 49 65 66
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Contract jobs citing CISSP 13 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.86% 0.37% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.39% 1.73% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £513 £450 £675
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% -33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 £51.17 £43.00
% change year-on-year
-9.12% +19.00%
CISSP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
155 173 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.17% 21.54% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 59 50
Median daily rate £350 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £325 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +6.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 30 8
Median hourly rate £11.00 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.62% +5.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.95 £12.00 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £45.00 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CISSP across the Hertfordshire region.

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

CISSP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISSP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead +4 4 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 21 (91.30%) CISM
2 20 (86.96%) Information Security
3 16 (69.57%) Security Operations
3 16 (69.57%) Security Operations Centre
4 13 (56.52%) CISA
5 12 (52.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (43.48%) Risk Management
7 8 (34.78%) PMI Certification
8 7 (30.43%) PMI
8 7 (30.43%) Project Management
9 6 (26.09%) Finance
9 6 (26.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 5 (21.74%) Network Security
10 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
10 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
10 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
11 4 (17.39%) Security Hardening
11 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
11 4 (17.39%) CRISC
11 4 (17.39%) CESG Certified Professional
11 4 (17.39%) CLAS
11 4 (17.39%) Information Security Management
11 4 (17.39%) Security Management
11 4 (17.39%) ITIL
11 4 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (17.39%) Local Government
12 3 (13.04%) PRINCE
13 2 (8.70%) Windows
13 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
13 2 (8.70%) SharePoint

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
1 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Network Security
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Security Manager
2 8 (34.78%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Project Manager
2 8 (34.78%) Security Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Security Project Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Business Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Information Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) IT Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) IT Security Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Process Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Project Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Business Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Business Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Compliance Manager
4 2 (8.70%) IT Audit Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Risk Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 16 (69.57%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (30.43%) PMI
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Information Security
2 16 (69.57%) Security Operations
3 10 (43.48%) Risk Management
4 7 (30.43%) Project Management
5 6 (26.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
6 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
7 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
7 4 (17.39%) Information Security Management
7 4 (17.39%) ITIL
7 4 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Security Hardening
7 4 (17.39%) Security Management
8 3 (13.04%) PRINCE
9 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
9 2 (8.70%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 2 (8.70%) ISMS
9 2 (8.70%) IT Audit
9 2 (8.70%) Patch Management
9 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 21 (91.30%) CISM
2 13 (56.52%) CISA
3 8 (34.78%) PMI Certification
4 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
5 4 (17.39%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (17.39%) CLAS
5 4 (17.39%) CRISC
6 1 (4.35%) CCNA
6 1 (4.35%) CEH
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.35%) CISMP
6 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) PMP
6 1 (4.35%) SANS
6 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Endace
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco
1 2 (8.70%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Forcepoint
2 1 (4.35%) LogRhythm