The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 32 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs citing CISSP 7 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.17% 1.10% 1.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.29% 6.67% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Median daily rate £463 £431 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% -1.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £505 £450 £434
% change year-on-year
+12.22% +3.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 £51.17 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+36.79% +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 Kent region.

Qualifications Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
68 45 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 21.12% 16.48% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 28
Median daily rate £405 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.70% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £255 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £20.83 £25.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.10% +47.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £24.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.67% +20.60%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Kent

CISSP
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISSP across the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £550 -
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
3 5 (71.43%) CISA
3 5 (71.43%) CISM
3 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (71.43%) COBIT
3 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 5 (71.43%) OWASP
3 5 (71.43%) IT Audit
4 4 (57.14%) CompTIA Security+
4 4 (57.14%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
6 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 1 (14.29%) PMI
6 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
6 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
6 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
6 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (14.29%) Office 365
6 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Security Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) IT Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) IT Security Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Application Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Governance Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Information Governance Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Security Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) PMI
1 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
3 5 (71.43%) IT Audit
3 5 (71.43%) OWASP
3 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 5 (71.43%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CISA
1 5 (71.43%) CISM
2 4 (57.14%) CompTIA Security+
2 4 (57.14%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (71.43%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
1 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow