The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 84 104 76
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -28
Contract jobs citing CISSP 24 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.65% 0.24% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.16% 1.56% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 3
Median daily rate £525 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.77%
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
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
215 256 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.80% 15.49% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 155 86
Median daily rate £400 £386 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.48% +17.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +6.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 4
Median hourly rate £12.25 £17.77 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.06% +14.64%
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 Leeds

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

CISSP
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

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

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

CISSP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CISSP across the Leeds region.

CISSP Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

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 Leeds region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 29 (70.73%) Information Security
2 17 (41.46%) CISM
3 16 (39.02%) Risk Management
3 16 (39.02%) TOGAF
4 15 (36.59%) Management Information System
5 14 (34.15%) Finance
5 14 (34.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (29.27%) CESG
6 12 (29.27%) Cybersecurity
7 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (26.83%) ITIL
8 10 (24.39%) CISA
8 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (21.95%) Identity Management
9 9 (21.95%) CRISC
9 9 (21.95%) Protective Monitoring
10 8 (19.51%) Security Architecture
10 8 (19.51%) CESG Certified Professional
10 8 (19.51%) Security Operations
11 7 (17.07%) Change Management
11 7 (17.07%) Network Design
11 7 (17.07%) Enterprise Architecture
11 7 (17.07%) COBIT
11 7 (17.07%) PCI DSS
11 7 (17.07%) Vulnerability Management
12 6 (14.63%) Project Management
13 5 (12.20%) SIEM
13 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
14 4 (9.76%) SDLC
14 4 (9.76%) CLAS

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (2.44%) Apache
1 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) SaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) SAN
2 3 (7.32%) LAN
2 3 (7.32%) Network Security
2 3 (7.32%) WAN
3 2 (4.88%) Firewall
3 2 (4.88%) Internet
3 2 (4.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.44%) NAS
4 1 (2.44%) SMTP
4 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (2.44%) Big Data
2 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.44%) Hudson
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
1 1 (2.44%) Subversion
1 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (34.15%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Law
2 4 (9.76%) Legal
3 2 (4.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Architect
2 18 (43.90%) Security Architect
3 8 (19.51%) Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Security Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Information Manager
4 6 (14.63%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (14.63%) Information Security Specialist
4 6 (14.63%) Information Specialist
4 6 (14.63%) Security Manager
4 6 (14.63%) Security Specialist
5 5 (12.20%) Information Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Consultant
6 4 (9.76%) Security Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Information Security Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Head of Information
8 2 (4.88%) Head of Information Security
8 2 (4.88%) Head of Security
8 2 (4.88%) IT Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.44%) jQuery
1 1 (2.44%) LAMP
1 1 (2.44%) NHibernate
1 1 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (2.44%) SAML
1 1 (2.44%) SignalR
1 1 (2.44%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Management Information System
2 12 (29.27%) CESG
3 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.32%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.88%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.44%) CLARiiON
6 1 (2.44%) Clustering
6 1 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.44%) IBM XIV
6 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.44%) PKI
6 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
1 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (70.73%) Information Security
2 16 (39.02%) Risk Management
2 16 (39.02%) TOGAF
3 12 (29.27%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (26.83%) ITIL
4 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (21.95%) Identity Management
6 9 (21.95%) Protective Monitoring
7 8 (19.51%) Security Architecture
7 8 (19.51%) Security Operations
8 7 (17.07%) Change Management
8 7 (17.07%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (17.07%) Network Design
8 7 (17.07%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (14.63%) Project Management
10 5 (12.20%) SIEM
11 4 (9.76%) IT Audit
11 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
11 4 (9.76%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.44%) C#
1 1 (2.44%) Perl
1 1 (2.44%) PHP
1 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) CISM
2 10 (24.39%) CISA
3 9 (21.95%) CRISC
4 8 (19.51%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (9.76%) CLAS
5 4 (9.76%) Degree
6 3 (7.32%) ISEB
7 2 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (4.88%) CEH
7 2 (4.88%) GSEC
7 2 (4.88%) GSLC
7 2 (4.88%) GSNA
7 2 (4.88%) SANS
7 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.44%) CCDE
8 1 (2.44%) GIAC
8 1 (2.44%) ISACA
8 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.44%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (34.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (17.07%) COBIT
2 7 (17.07%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Docker
1 1 (2.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Ansible
1 1 (2.44%) Cacti
1 1 (2.44%) Graphite
1 1 (2.44%) Nagios
1 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.44%) Opsview
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
1 1 (2.44%) Salt
1 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco
2 1 (2.44%) Dell
2 1 (2.44%) EMC
2 1 (2.44%) F5
2 1 (2.44%) HP
2 1 (2.44%) IBM
2 1 (2.44%) LogRhythm
2 1 (2.44%) NetApp
2 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
2 1 (2.44%) Symantec
2 1 (2.44%) Veritas
2 1 (2.44%) VMware