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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 84 98 75
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -23
Contract jobs citing CISSP 29 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.00% 0.37% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.93% 2.42% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 3
Median daily rate £494 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 £475 £439
% change year-on-year
+7.36% +8.26%
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
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
243 248 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 16.75% 15.29% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 154 77
Median daily rate £420 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.51 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.99% +6.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +29.72%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 38 (73.08%) Information Security
2 29 (55.77%) CISM
3 26 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (40.38%) CISA
5 16 (30.77%) Risk Management
6 15 (28.85%) TOGAF
6 15 (28.85%) Management Information System
7 14 (26.92%) Finance
8 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (25.00%) Project Management
9 12 (23.08%) PRINCE2
9 12 (23.08%) Degree
9 12 (23.08%) Data Protection
10 11 (21.15%) CESG
10 11 (21.15%) ITIL
11 10 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
12 9 (17.31%) ISACA
12 9 (17.31%) CEH
13 8 (15.38%) Identity Management
13 8 (15.38%) CRISC
13 8 (15.38%) Protective Monitoring
13 8 (15.38%) Security Architecture
14 7 (13.46%) Vulnerability Management
14 7 (13.46%) CESG Certified Professional
14 7 (13.46%) Security Operations
14 7 (13.46%) Change Management
14 7 (13.46%) COBIT
14 7 (13.46%) Ethical Hacking
15 6 (11.54%) Network Design

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 (1.92%) Apache
1 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) SaaS
2 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) SAN
2 3 (5.77%) Firewall
2 3 (5.77%) Internet
2 3 (5.77%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (5.77%) LAN
2 3 (5.77%) WAN
3 2 (3.85%) Network Security
4 1 (1.92%) BGP
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.92%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.92%) FWSM
4 1 (1.92%) HSRP
4 1 (1.92%) MPLS
4 1 (1.92%) NAS
4 1 (1.92%) OSPF
4 1 (1.92%) SMTP
4 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.92%) VPN
4 1 (1.92%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) NonStop SQL
2 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) Big Data
3 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.92%) Informix
3 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.92%) Redis
3 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.85%) Hudson
1 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.85%) JIRA
1 2 (3.85%) Subversion
2 1 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (26.92%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Law
3 4 (7.69%) Legal
4 3 (5.77%) Games
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Architect
2 16 (30.77%) Security Architect
3 14 (26.92%) Security Specialist
4 10 (19.23%) Analyst
4 10 (19.23%) Security Analyst
5 8 (15.38%) Information Security Specialist
5 8 (15.38%) Information Specialist
6 6 (11.54%) Consultant
6 6 (11.54%) Information Manager
6 6 (11.54%) Information Security Manager
6 6 (11.54%) Security Consultant
6 6 (11.54%) Security Manager
7 5 (9.62%) Information Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Information Security Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Information Security Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) CISSP Specialist
9 2 (3.85%) Head of Information
9 2 (3.85%) Head of Information Security
9 2 (3.85%) IT Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.92%) .NET
2 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.92%) jQuery
2 1 (1.92%) LAMP
2 1 (1.92%) Middleware
2 1 (1.92%) NHibernate
2 1 (1.92%) SAML
2 1 (1.92%) SignalR
2 1 (1.92%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Management Information System
2 11 (21.15%) CESG
3 6 (11.54%) Data Centre
4 4 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (5.77%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (3.85%) Clustering
6 2 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.92%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.92%) IBM XIV
7 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.92%) NHS
7 1 (1.92%) PKI
7 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Linux
2 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Unix
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (73.08%) Information Security
2 16 (30.77%) Risk Management
3 15 (28.85%) TOGAF
4 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (25.00%) Project Management
5 12 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 12 (23.08%) PRINCE2
6 11 (21.15%) ITIL
7 10 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (15.38%) Identity Management
8 8 (15.38%) Protective Monitoring
8 8 (15.38%) Security Architecture
9 7 (13.46%) Change Management
9 7 (13.46%) Ethical Hacking
9 7 (13.46%) Security Operations
9 7 (13.46%) Vulnerability Management
10 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (11.54%) Network Design
10 6 (11.54%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
1 2 (3.85%) Perl
1 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.92%) C#
2 1 (1.92%) PHP
2 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (55.77%) CISM
2 21 (40.38%) CISA
3 12 (23.08%) Degree
4 9 (17.31%) CEH
4 9 (17.31%) ISACA
5 8 (15.38%) CRISC
6 7 (13.46%) CESG Certified Professional
7 5 (9.62%) CLAS
8 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
9 3 (5.77%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (5.77%) ISEB
10 2 (3.85%) CCIE
10 2 (3.85%) CCNP
10 2 (3.85%) CCSP
10 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (3.85%) GIAC
10 2 (3.85%) GSEC
10 2 (3.85%) GSLC
10 2 (3.85%) GSNA
10 2 (3.85%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (13.46%) COBIT
3 6 (11.54%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) Docker
2 1 (1.92%) vCloud
2 1 (1.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Cacti
1 2 (3.85%) Graphite
1 2 (3.85%) Nagios
1 2 (3.85%) NetBackup
1 2 (3.85%) Opsview
1 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.92%) Ansible
2 1 (1.92%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.92%) Puppet
2 1 (1.92%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Cisco
3 2 (3.85%) F5
3 2 (3.85%) HP
3 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds
3 2 (3.85%) Veritas
3 2 (3.85%) VMware
4 1 (1.92%) BMC
4 1 (1.92%) Capita
4 1 (1.92%) Dell
4 1 (1.92%) EMC
4 1 (1.92%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.92%) IBM
4 1 (1.92%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.92%) NetApp
4 1 (1.92%) Palo Alto
4 1 (1.92%) Symantec