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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 87 83 85
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing CISSP 2 23 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.18% 1.46% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.26% 7.19% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 16 5
Median daily rate - £410 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £500 £465
% change year-on-year
-9.00% +7.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 £32.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+118.75% -32.63%
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
159 320 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.01% 20.28% 15.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 213 136
Median daily rate £418 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 1
Median hourly rate £12.75 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.74% -6.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.27
% change year-on-year
- +50.56%

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
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 4 December 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 14 (63.64%) Information Security
2 9 (40.91%) TOGAF
2 9 (40.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (36.36%) CISA
3 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
4 7 (31.82%) Risk Management
4 7 (31.82%) CESG
4 7 (31.82%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (27.27%) Finance
5 6 (27.27%) CISM
6 5 (22.73%) Identity Management
6 5 (22.73%) Protective Monitoring
6 5 (22.73%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (18.18%) Security Operations
7 4 (18.18%) CRISC
7 4 (18.18%) COBIT
7 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
7 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
7 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (18.18%) Project Management
7 4 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (18.18%) Firewall
7 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (18.18%) Network Design
8 3 (13.64%) PKI
8 3 (13.64%) SAN
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.64%) ITIL
8 3 (13.64%) LAN

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) LAN
2 3 (13.64%) Network Security
2 3 (13.64%) SAN
2 3 (13.64%) WAN
3 2 (9.09%) FTP
3 2 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (9.09%) LDAP
3 2 (9.09%) SSH
4 1 (4.55%) SMTP
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) NonStop SQL
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Architect
2 12 (54.55%) Security Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Information Security Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Information Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) CISSP Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Information Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) IT Architect
5 1 (4.55%) IT Security Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Principal Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Principal Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) SAML
1 1 (4.55%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 7 (31.82%) CESG
3 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.64%) PKI
4 2 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Information Security
2 9 (40.91%) TOGAF
3 7 (31.82%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (31.82%) Risk Management
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) Identity Management
5 5 (22.73%) Protective Monitoring
6 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) Network Design
6 4 (18.18%) Project Management
6 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) Security Operations
6 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL
7 3 (13.64%) SDLC
7 3 (13.64%) SIEM
8 2 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
8 2 (9.09%) IT Audit
8 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) CISA
2 6 (27.27%) CISM
3 5 (22.73%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (18.18%) CRISC
5 2 (9.09%) CLAS
5 2 (9.09%) Degree
5 2 (9.09%) GSEC
5 2 (9.09%) GSLC
5 2 (9.09%) GSNA
5 2 (9.09%) ISEB
5 2 (9.09%) SANS
6 1 (4.55%) CEH
6 1 (4.55%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (18.18%) COBIT
2 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
2 4 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 17799
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (4.55%) LogRhythm