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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 85 96 84
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing CISSP 21 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.37% 0.37% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.09% 2.58% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 1
Median daily rate £410 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +17.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £420 £500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £82.50 £47.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+73.68% +26.66%
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
231 194 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 15.09% 14.41% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 127 83
Median daily rate £410 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £228 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Median hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +16.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 25 (51.02%) Information Security
2 24 (48.98%) CISM
3 22 (44.90%) CEH
4 20 (40.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (40.82%) Security Management
5 19 (38.78%) ITIL
5 19 (38.78%) Ethical Hacking
6 18 (36.73%) PCI DSS
7 17 (34.69%) CISA
8 16 (32.65%) Firewall
8 16 (32.65%) Cisco
8 16 (32.65%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (30.61%) Incident Management
10 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (28.57%) MCSA
11 12 (24.49%) Data Security
12 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
13 10 (20.41%) Degree
13 10 (20.41%) Computer Security
13 10 (20.41%) Data Protection
14 9 (18.37%) PRINCE2
14 9 (18.37%) Project Management
14 9 (18.37%) Finance
14 9 (18.37%) ISACA
15 7 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
15 7 (14.29%) CLAS
15 7 (14.29%) Risk Management
15 7 (14.29%) Security Architecture
15 7 (14.29%) TOGAF
16 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared

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 (2.04%) Apache
1 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.65%) Firewall
2 3 (6.12%) Internet
2 3 (6.12%) SAN
3 1 (2.04%) BGP
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.04%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.04%) FWSM
3 1 (2.04%) HSRP
3 1 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.04%) MPLS
3 1 (2.04%) NAS
3 1 (2.04%) OSPF
3 1 (2.04%) VPN
3 1 (2.04%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.08%) MySQL
2 1 (2.04%) Big Data
2 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.04%) Informix
2 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.04%) Redis
2 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.08%) Hudson
1 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.08%) JIRA
1 2 (4.08%) Subversion
2 1 (2.04%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Law
3 4 (8.16%) Legal
4 2 (4.08%) Games
5 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) Security Specialist
2 7 (14.29%) Architect
3 6 (12.24%) Information Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Security Manager
4 5 (10.20%) Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Security Architect
4 5 (10.20%) Security Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Information Security Specialist
5 4 (8.16%) Information Specialist
6 3 (6.12%) Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) CISSP Specialist
6 3 (6.12%) Security Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Digital Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Head of Information
7 2 (4.08%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Digital Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Technical Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (4.08%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.04%) LAMP
2 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
1 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.08%) Clustering
2 2 (4.08%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (4.08%) NHS
3 1 (2.04%) CESG
3 1 (2.04%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.04%) DataPower
3 1 (2.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.04%) IBM XIV
3 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.04%) Smart Energy
3 1 (2.04%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Unix
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (51.02%) Information Security
2 20 (40.82%) Security Management
3 19 (38.78%) Ethical Hacking
3 19 (38.78%) ITIL
4 15 (30.61%) Incident Management
5 12 (24.49%) Data Security
6 10 (20.41%) Computer Security
6 10 (20.41%) Data Protection
7 9 (18.37%) PRINCE2
7 9 (18.37%) Project Management
8 7 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 7 (14.29%) Security Architecture
8 7 (14.29%) TOGAF
9 6 (12.24%) Change Management
9 6 (12.24%) SABSA
9 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (12.24%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (10.20%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (10.20%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
1 2 (4.08%) Perl
1 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.04%) PHP
2 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (48.98%) CISM
2 22 (44.90%) CEH
3 17 (34.69%) CISA
4 16 (32.65%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (28.57%) MCSA
5 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (20.41%) Degree
7 9 (18.37%) ISACA
8 7 (14.29%) CLAS
9 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
10 5 (10.20%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (10.20%) CCNP
11 4 (8.16%) CCIE
12 3 (6.12%) CCSP
12 3 (6.12%) CISMP
13 2 (4.08%) CCNA
13 2 (4.08%) GIAC
13 2 (4.08%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (2.04%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (40.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (36.73%) PCI DSS
3 6 (12.24%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (8.16%) ISO 9000
5 3 (6.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Docker
2 1 (2.04%) vCloud
2 1 (2.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Cacti
1 2 (4.08%) Graphite
1 2 (4.08%) Nagios
1 2 (4.08%) NetBackup
1 2 (4.08%) Opsview
1 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.04%) Ansible
2 1 (2.04%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.04%) Puppet
2 1 (2.04%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Cisco
2 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.08%) F5
3 2 (4.08%) HP
3 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds
3 2 (4.08%) Veritas
3 2 (4.08%) VMware
4 1 (2.04%) BMC
4 1 (2.04%) Capita
4 1 (2.04%) Dell
4 1 (2.04%) EMC
4 1 (2.04%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.04%) IBM
4 1 (2.04%) NetApp
4 1 (2.04%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.04%) Symantec