The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 226 311 324
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +13
Contract jobs citing CISSP 198 122 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.82% 0.49% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.27% 3.29% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 81 71
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £620 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £463 £396
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +16.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 - £32.25
CISSP
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3758 3707 3794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.54% 14.76% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2405 2310 2269
Average daily rate £425 £420 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 109 146
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.90 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £44.30 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISSP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in London

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in London

CISSP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISSP across the London region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in London

CISSP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

CISSP Hourly Rate Trend in London

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the London region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +32 51 £475 -5.23% 19
Canary Wharf - 2 £488 -
Wimbledon - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CISSP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CISSP.

1 184 (53.64%) Information Security
2 174 (50.73%) CISM
3 130 (37.90%) Finance
4 104 (30.32%) CISA
5 94 (27.41%) Firewall
6 82 (23.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 78 (22.74%) ITIL
8 69 (20.12%) Windows
8 69 (20.12%) Management Information System
9 65 (18.95%) Network Security
10 57 (16.62%) Cisco Certification
11 56 (16.33%) Banking
12 53 (15.45%) Risk Management
12 53 (15.45%) Security Management
13 52 (15.16%) Microsoft
14 50 (14.58%) Degree
15 49 (14.29%) Cisco
15 49 (14.29%) UNIX
16 46 (13.41%) CheckPoint
17 45 (13.12%) Security Architecture
18 44 (12.83%) SIEM
19 43 (12.54%) Penetration Testing
20 41 (11.95%) Information Security Management
21 38 (11.08%) TOGAF
22 36 (10.50%) Risk Assessment
23 35 (10.20%) GIAC
23 35 (10.20%) Active Directory
23 35 (10.20%) Vulnerability Management
24 33 (9.62%) TCP/IP
25 32 (9.33%) Oracle

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CISSP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CISSP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (3.21%) IIS
2 10 (2.92%) CMS
2 10 (2.92%) Joomla!
3 5 (1.46%) WebLogic
3 5 (1.46%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.17%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.58%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.29%) Apache
6 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 18 (5.25%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (2.92%) MS Office
4 8 (2.33%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.92%) assyst
2 2 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.29%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.58%) SaaS
2 2 (0.58%) PaaS
2 2 (0.58%) IaaS
2 2 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 94 (27.41%) Firewall
2 65 (18.95%) Network Security
3 33 (9.62%) TCP/IP
4 23 (6.71%) Internet
5 21 (6.12%) Intranet
6 13 (3.79%) Reverse Proxy
6 13 (3.79%) LAN
6 13 (3.79%) WAN
6 13 (3.79%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (3.21%) Intrusion Detection
8 10 (2.92%) VPN
9 9 (2.62%) DNS
10 8 (2.33%) Wireless
11 7 (2.04%) DMZ
12 6 (1.75%) DHCP
12 6 (1.75%) LDAP
13 5 (1.46%) Wireshark
14 4 (1.17%) FWSM
14 4 (1.17%) SSL
15 3 (0.87%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.46%) NoSQL
2 5 (1.46%) MySQL
3 4 (1.17%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.17%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (0.87%) DB2
5 2 (0.58%) Big Data
6 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Metasploit
General
1 130 (37.90%) Finance
2 56 (16.33%) Banking
3 24 (7.00%) Financial Institution
4 18 (5.25%) Retail
4 18 (5.25%) Investment Banking
5 15 (4.37%) Law
5 15 (4.37%) Legal
6 12 (3.50%) Publishing
7 9 (2.62%) Advertising
8 4 (1.17%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.17%) International Banking
9 3 (0.87%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.58%) Marketing
10 2 (0.58%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.58%) French Language
10 2 (0.58%) Local Government
10 2 (0.58%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.58%) Games
11 1 (0.29%) Front Office
11 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 89 (25.95%) Analyst
2 84 (24.49%) Security Analyst
3 60 (17.49%) Consultant
4 52 (15.16%) Security Consultant
5 48 (13.99%) Architect
6 40 (11.66%) Security Architect
7 38 (11.08%) Information Analyst
8 37 (10.79%) Information Security Analyst
9 33 (9.62%) Security Engineer
9 33 (9.62%) Security Specialist
10 26 (7.58%) Security Manager
11 25 (7.29%) Information Specialist
12 24 (7.00%) Information Security Specialist
12 24 (7.00%) Senior Security Analyst
12 24 (7.00%) Senior Analyst
13 23 (6.71%) Network Engineer
14 17 (4.96%) Network Security Engineer
15 16 (4.66%) Information Manager
15 16 (4.66%) Information Security Consultant
16 15 (4.37%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.21%) Middleware
2 5 (1.46%) Web Services
3 3 (0.87%) XML
4 2 (0.58%) SAML
5 1 (0.29%) WAP
5 1 (0.29%) OLE
5 1 (0.29%) LAMP
5 1 (0.29%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 69 (20.12%) Management Information System
2 19 (5.54%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.96%) CESG
4 14 (4.08%) Economics
5 12 (3.50%) E-Learning
6 11 (3.21%) CESG CLAS
7 7 (2.04%) PMI
8 4 (1.17%) SecurID
8 4 (1.17%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.17%) RMADS
9 3 (0.87%) Mobile Computing
9 3 (0.87%) Human Factors
9 3 (0.87%) PKI
9 3 (0.87%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.58%) Online Games
10 2 (0.58%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.58%) Open Source
10 2 (0.58%) iSeries
11 1 (0.29%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.29%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 69 (20.12%) Windows
2 49 (14.29%) UNIX
3 29 (8.45%) Linux
4 11 (3.21%) Solaris
5 6 (1.75%) VMS
6 4 (1.17%) AIX
7 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.87%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.58%) HPUX
9 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.29%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (53.64%) Information Security
2 78 (22.74%) ITIL
3 53 (15.45%) Security Management
3 53 (15.45%) Risk Management
4 45 (13.12%) Security Architecture
5 44 (12.83%) SIEM
6 43 (12.54%) Penetration Testing
7 41 (11.95%) Information Security Management
8 38 (11.08%) TOGAF
9 36 (10.50%) Risk Assessment
10 35 (10.20%) Vulnerability Management
11 29 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 27 (7.87%) Cyber Security
13 23 (6.71%) Service Management
14 22 (6.41%) PRINCE2
15 20 (5.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 20 (5.83%) ISMS
15 20 (5.83%) Data Protection
16 18 (5.25%) Change Control
17 16 (4.66%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.04%) SQL
2 5 (1.46%) C
3 4 (1.17%) Perl
3 4 (1.17%) Ruby
4 2 (0.58%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.58%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.58%) Python
5 1 (0.29%) PHP
5 1 (0.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 174 (50.73%) CISM
2 104 (30.32%) CISA
3 57 (16.62%) Cisco Certification
4 50 (14.58%) Degree
5 35 (10.20%) GIAC
6 31 (9.04%) CEH
7 27 (7.87%) CCNA
8 25 (7.29%) CCNP
8 25 (7.29%) CCSE
8 25 (7.29%) Security Cleared
9 24 (7.00%) CCSA
10 21 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
10 21 (6.12%) SC Cleared
11 18 (5.25%) JNCIA
12 16 (4.66%) MCSE
13 15 (4.37%) CRISC
14 12 (3.50%) ISACA
14 12 (3.50%) PMP
14 12 (3.50%) PMI Certification
15 10 (2.92%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (23.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (7.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 23 (6.71%) PCI DSS
4 22 (6.41%) COBIT
5 15 (4.37%) QA
6 5 (1.46%) SLA
7 3 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 3 (0.87%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.29%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.29%) GPG13
System Software
1 35 (10.20%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.17%) Nmap
4 2 (0.58%) Snort
5 1 (0.29%) UAG
5 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.29%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 13 (3.79%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 11 (3.21%) Tivoli
3 9 (2.62%) Oracle Identity Management
4 7 (2.04%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 5 (1.46%) Nessus
5 5 (1.46%) Puppet
5 5 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.58%) OpenView
6 2 (0.58%) SCCM
6 2 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.29%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 52 (15.16%) Microsoft
2 49 (14.29%) Cisco
3 46 (13.41%) CheckPoint
4 32 (9.33%) Oracle
5 23 (6.71%) Juniper
6 18 (5.25%) Qualys
7 16 (4.66%) HP
8 14 (4.08%) SAP
8 14 (4.08%) Cyber-Ark
9 12 (3.50%) McAfee
10 11 (3.21%) Websense
11 10 (2.92%) VMware
12 9 (2.62%) Blue Coat
13 8 (2.33%) ArcSight
13 8 (2.33%) Gemalto
14 7 (2.04%) Fortinet
14 7 (2.04%) Citrix
14 7 (2.04%) BMC
14 7 (2.04%) IBM
15 5 (1.46%) Sun
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