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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 84 97 90
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Contract jobs citing CISSP 20 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.29% 0.50% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.75% 3.40% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 2
Median daily rate £410 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £375 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £520 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.50 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year
+52.63% -
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
258 206 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 16.70% 14.63% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 138 99
Median daily rate £410 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £219 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 6
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £15.50
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 27 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 27 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 28 (60.87%) CISM
2 27 (58.70%) Information Security
3 21 (45.65%) CEH
3 21 (45.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (43.48%) ITIL
5 19 (41.30%) PCI DSS
6 18 (39.13%) Ethical Hacking
6 18 (39.13%) CISA
7 15 (32.61%) Cisco
7 15 (32.61%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (32.61%) Firewall
8 13 (28.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (28.26%) MCSA
8 13 (28.26%) Incident Management
9 12 (26.09%) Data Security
9 12 (26.09%) Security Management
9 12 (26.09%) Finance
9 12 (26.09%) Data Protection
10 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
11 10 (21.74%) PRINCE2
11 10 (21.74%) Project Management
11 10 (21.74%) Degree
12 9 (19.57%) Computer Security
12 9 (19.57%) ISACA
13 7 (15.22%) Vulnerability Management
13 7 (15.22%) Management Information System
13 7 (15.22%) Change Management
14 6 (13.04%) Law
14 6 (13.04%) Risk Management
14 6 (13.04%) Data Centre

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 (2.17%) Apache
1 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) Firewall
2 3 (6.52%) Internet
2 3 (6.52%) SAN
3 1 (2.17%) BGP
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.17%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.17%) FWSM
3 1 (2.17%) HSRP
3 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.17%) MPLS
3 1 (2.17%) NAS
3 1 (2.17%) OSPF
3 1 (2.17%) VPN
3 1 (2.17%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (2.17%) Big Data
2 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.17%) Informix
2 1 (2.17%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.17%) Redis
2 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.35%) Hudson
1 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.35%) JIRA
1 2 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Law
3 2 (4.35%) Games
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Security Specialist
2 7 (15.22%) Analyst
2 7 (15.22%) Information Security Specialist
2 7 (15.22%) Information Specialist
2 7 (15.22%) Security Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Consultant
3 6 (13.04%) Information Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Security Consultant
3 6 (13.04%) Security Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Information Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) CISSP Specialist
5 3 (6.52%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Head of Information
6 2 (4.35%) Head of Information Security
6 2 (4.35%) Head of Security
6 2 (4.35%) Security Architect
7 1 (2.17%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.17%) jQuery
2 1 (2.17%) LAMP
2 1 (2.17%) Middleware
2 1 (2.17%) NHibernate
2 1 (2.17%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Management Information System
2 6 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.70%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.35%) Clustering
4 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) CESG
5 1 (2.17%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (2.17%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) IBM XIV
5 1 (2.17%) NHS
5 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Unix
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) Information Security
2 20 (43.48%) ITIL
3 18 (39.13%) Ethical Hacking
4 13 (28.26%) Incident Management
5 12 (26.09%) Data Protection
5 12 (26.09%) Data Security
5 12 (26.09%) Security Management
6 10 (21.74%) PRINCE2
6 10 (21.74%) Project Management
7 9 (19.57%) Computer Security
8 7 (15.22%) Change Management
8 7 (15.22%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (13.04%) Risk Management
10 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (8.70%) Kanban
11 4 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (8.70%) SIEM
12 3 (6.52%) Information Governance
12 3 (6.52%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
1 2 (4.35%) Perl
1 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.17%) C#
2 1 (2.17%) PHP
2 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (60.87%) CISM
2 21 (45.65%) CEH
3 18 (39.13%) CISA
4 15 (32.61%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (28.26%) MCSA
5 13 (28.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (21.74%) Degree
7 9 (19.57%) ISACA
8 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
9 4 (8.70%) CCNP
10 3 (6.52%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (6.52%) CCIE
10 3 (6.52%) CCSP
10 3 (6.52%) CLAS
11 2 (4.35%) CISMP
11 2 (4.35%) GIAC
11 2 (4.35%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (2.17%) ISSAP
12 1 (2.17%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (45.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (41.30%) PCI DSS
3 5 (10.87%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (6.52%) COBIT
4 3 (6.52%) ISO 9000
5 2 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) Docker
2 1 (2.17%) vCloud
2 1 (2.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Cacti
1 2 (4.35%) Graphite
1 2 (4.35%) Nagios
1 2 (4.35%) NetBackup
1 2 (4.35%) Opsview
1 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.17%) Ansible
2 1 (2.17%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.17%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Cisco
2 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) F5
3 2 (4.35%) HP
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds
3 2 (4.35%) Veritas
3 2 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (2.17%) BMC
4 1 (2.17%) Capita
4 1 (2.17%) Dell
4 1 (2.17%) EMC
4 1 (2.17%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.17%) IBM
4 1 (2.17%) NetApp
4 1 (2.17%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.17%) Symantec