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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 248 265 275
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +10
Contract jobs citing CISSP 158 162 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.68% 0.67% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.07% 4.31% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 119 73
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£500 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £485 £440 £426
% change year-on-year
+10.22% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - £40.00
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
3883 3758 3258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.78% 15.44% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2700 2432 2053
Average daily rate £425 £406 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 85 129
Average hourly rate £15.93 £22.25 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.40% +1.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.60 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £42.40 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +20 43 £500 +11.11% 18
Hounslow +2 2 £475 +18.75%
Bromley - 1 £550 -
Croydon - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 251 (63.07%) Information Security
2 198 (49.75%) CISM
3 130 (32.66%) Finance
4 116 (29.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 93 (23.37%) Firewall
6 91 (22.86%) CISA
7 86 (21.61%) ITIL
8 83 (20.85%) Risk Management
9 69 (17.34%) Windows
10 68 (17.09%) Network Security
11 67 (16.83%) Degree
12 64 (16.08%) Management Information System
13 59 (14.82%) Penetration Testing
14 57 (14.32%) UNIX
15 54 (13.57%) Security Cleared
16 52 (13.07%) Security Management
17 48 (12.06%) GIAC
17 48 (12.06%) Linux
18 47 (11.81%) Cisco
18 47 (11.81%) SC Cleared
19 46 (11.56%) Cisco Certification
19 46 (11.56%) CEH
19 46 (11.56%) Intrusion Detection
20 42 (10.55%) Legal
21 41 (10.30%) TCP/IP
22 40 (10.05%) Vulnerability Management
22 40 (10.05%) Banking
23 38 (9.55%) CheckPoint
24 36 (9.05%) Microsoft
24 36 (9.05%) Vulnerability Assessment

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 19 (4.77%) IIS
2 7 (1.76%) Tomcat
3 6 (1.51%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.01%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.75%) Joomla!
5 3 (0.75%) Apache
5 3 (0.75%) CMS
6 2 (0.50%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.25%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (4.77%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.02%) MS Office
3 9 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (2.26%) MS Project
4 6 (1.51%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (3.27%) assyst
2 3 (0.75%) RMDS
2 3 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.50%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.25%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.02%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.26%) IaaS
2 5 (1.26%) SaaS
2 5 (1.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 93 (23.37%) Firewall
2 68 (17.09%) Network Security
3 46 (11.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 41 (10.30%) TCP/IP
5 34 (8.54%) Internet
6 20 (5.03%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (4.52%) Intranet
8 17 (4.27%) DNS
9 15 (3.77%) LAN
10 14 (3.52%) DHCP
11 13 (3.27%) WAN
11 13 (3.27%) LDAP
12 11 (2.76%) Reverse Proxy
13 9 (2.26%) VPN
14 8 (2.01%) Wireless
14 8 (2.01%) DMZ
15 7 (1.76%) OSPF
15 7 (1.76%) SSL
16 6 (1.51%) Cisco Nexus
17 5 (1.26%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.51%) SQL Server
1 6 (1.51%) Big Data
2 5 (1.26%) NoSQL
2 5 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (1.01%) MS Access
3 4 (1.01%) MySQL
3 4 (1.01%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (1.01%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (1.01%) GDB
1 4 (1.01%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.50%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.25%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.25%) AppScan
General
1 130 (32.66%) Finance
2 42 (10.55%) Legal
3 40 (10.05%) Banking
4 24 (6.03%) Law
5 23 (5.78%) Financial Institution
6 22 (5.53%) Retail
7 12 (3.02%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.76%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.76%) Advertising
8 7 (1.76%) Publishing
9 4 (1.01%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.75%) Games
11 2 (0.50%) German Language
12 1 (0.25%) Local Government
12 1 (0.25%) Marketing
12 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 113 (28.39%) Analyst
2 107 (26.88%) Security Analyst
3 90 (22.61%) Consultant
4 80 (20.10%) Security Consultant
5 60 (15.08%) Information Analyst
5 60 (15.08%) Information Security Analyst
6 41 (10.30%) Security Engineer
6 41 (10.30%) Security Manager
7 28 (7.04%) Information Security Consultant
8 27 (6.78%) Architect
9 25 (6.28%) Security Specialist
10 22 (5.53%) Information Specialist
11 21 (5.28%) Information Security Specialist
11 21 (5.28%) Security Architect
12 20 (5.03%) Project Manager
13 17 (4.27%) Information Security Manager
13 17 (4.27%) Information Manager
14 16 (4.02%) Network Engineer
15 15 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
15 15 (3.77%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.02%) Web Services
2 6 (1.51%) Middleware
3 3 (0.75%) OAuth
3 3 (0.75%) OpenID
3 3 (0.75%) SailPoint
3 3 (0.75%) SAML
3 3 (0.75%) Rendezvous
3 3 (0.75%) .NET
4 1 (0.25%) J2EE
4 1 (0.25%) CSS
4 1 (0.25%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 64 (16.08%) Management Information System
2 34 (8.54%) Computer Science
3 32 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (6.78%) CESG
5 20 (5.03%) CESG CLAS
6 12 (3.02%) Mathematics
7 9 (2.26%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (2.26%) RMADS
8 8 (2.01%) PMI
9 5 (1.26%) SecurID
10 4 (1.01%) Open Source
10 4 (1.01%) Freedom of Information Act
10 4 (1.01%) Freedom of Information
10 4 (1.01%) Economics
11 3 (0.75%) PKI
11 3 (0.75%) E-Learning
11 3 (0.75%) Cryptography
12 2 (0.50%) Equities
12 2 (0.50%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 69 (17.34%) Windows
2 57 (14.32%) UNIX
3 48 (12.06%) Linux
4 15 (3.77%) Solaris
5 9 (2.26%) AIX
6 2 (0.50%) HPUX
6 2 (0.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.25%) Android
7 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (63.07%) Information Security
2 86 (21.61%) ITIL
3 83 (20.85%) Risk Management
4 59 (14.82%) Penetration Testing
5 52 (13.07%) Security Management
6 40 (10.05%) Vulnerability Management
7 36 (9.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 35 (8.79%) SIEM
8 35 (8.79%) Information Assurance
9 34 (8.54%) Data Protection
9 34 (8.54%) Information Security Management
10 33 (8.29%) Risk Assessment
10 33 (8.29%) ISMS
11 32 (8.04%) Incident Management
11 32 (8.04%) Security Architecture
11 32 (8.04%) Cyber Security
12 31 (7.79%) PRINCE2
13 29 (7.29%) TOGAF
14 26 (6.53%) Project Management
15 25 (6.28%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (3.77%) SQL
2 8 (2.01%) Python
2 8 (2.01%) Shell Script
3 6 (1.51%) Java
3 6 (1.51%) Perl
4 5 (1.26%) C
4 5 (1.26%) C++
5 4 (1.01%) VC++
5 4 (1.01%) PHP
5 4 (1.01%) VB
5 4 (1.01%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.50%) C#
6 2 (0.50%) Ruby
7 1 (0.25%) R
Qualifications
1 198 (49.75%) CISM
2 91 (22.86%) CISA
3 67 (16.83%) Degree
4 54 (13.57%) Security Cleared
5 48 (12.06%) GIAC
6 47 (11.81%) SC Cleared
7 46 (11.56%) Cisco Certification
7 46 (11.56%) CEH
8 29 (7.29%) CCNA
9 25 (6.28%) CCSA
10 22 (5.53%) JNCIA
11 20 (5.03%) CRISC
12 17 (4.27%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (4.02%) GCIA
14 14 (3.52%) MCSE
15 13 (3.27%) CCNP
16 12 (3.02%) Network+ Certification
17 10 (2.51%) CNA
17 10 (2.51%) Novell Certification
17 10 (2.51%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (29.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (6.28%) PCI DSS
3 20 (5.03%) COBIT
4 12 (3.02%) SLA
5 9 (2.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 6 (1.51%) QA
8 2 (0.50%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.25%) GPG13
9 1 (0.25%) BS7799
9 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (7.79%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.51%) Nmap
4 4 (1.01%) Snort
5 3 (0.75%) ProxySG
6 2 (0.50%) UAG
7 1 (0.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (3.02%) Puppet
1 12 (3.02%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (2.76%) Nessus
3 8 (2.01%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 5 (1.26%) Tivoli
4 5 (1.26%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 3 (0.75%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.50%) WebInspect
6 2 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.50%) OpenView
6 2 (0.50%) CORE IMPACT
6 2 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 47 (11.81%) Cisco
2 38 (9.55%) CheckPoint
3 36 (9.05%) Microsoft
4 26 (6.53%) HP
5 25 (6.28%) Oracle
6 24 (6.03%) Qualys
7 22 (5.53%) Juniper
8 20 (5.03%) ArcSight
9 16 (4.02%) VMware
10 14 (3.52%) BMC
11 13 (3.27%) F5
12 11 (2.76%) Cyber-Ark
13 10 (2.51%) Blue Coat
14 9 (2.26%) Tufin
15 8 (2.01%) SAP
15 8 (2.01%) McAfee
15 8 (2.01%) TippingPoint
16 7 (1.76%) Fortinet
16 7 (1.76%) Sun
16 7 (1.76%) Websense
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