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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
England / London
Rank 244 214 272
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +58
Contract jobs citing CISSP 163 204 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.84% 0.99% 0.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.05% 5.53% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 140 88
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £400 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £688 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -

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
3225 3689 3599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.66% 17.97% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2186 2442 2492
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 67 61
Median hourly rate £26.69 £22.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.30% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £12.50 £13.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +105.26%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the London region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -11 22 £506 +9.45% 22
Docklands, London - 4 £525 -
Feltham - 1 £505 -
Hayes - 1 £365 -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £725 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 231 (62.77%) Information Security
2 200 (54.35%) CISM
3 136 (36.96%) Finance
4 98 (26.63%) CISA
5 91 (24.73%) Cybersecurity
6 90 (24.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 87 (23.64%) Risk Management
8 83 (22.55%) Firewall
9 71 (19.29%) Degree
10 64 (17.39%) Security Architecture
11 61 (16.58%) Cisco
12 59 (16.03%) PCI DSS
13 56 (15.22%) Management Information System
14 52 (14.13%) ITIL
14 52 (14.13%) Windows
15 51 (13.86%) Linux
15 51 (13.86%) Network Security
15 51 (13.86%) SIEM
16 47 (12.77%) Security Cleared
16 47 (12.77%) Security Operations
17 44 (11.96%) Banking
17 44 (11.96%) Unix
18 40 (10.87%) Security Management
19 39 (10.60%) GIAC
20 38 (10.33%) Microsoft
20 38 (10.33%) SC Cleared
21 34 (9.24%) TOGAF
21 34 (9.24%) Information Security Management
22 33 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
22 33 (8.97%) Computer Science

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 14 (3.80%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.63%) Apache
3 4 (1.09%) OpenStack
3 4 (1.09%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.54%) IIS
6 1 (0.27%) Confluence
6 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (3.80%) MS Visio
2 12 (3.26%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.26%) MS Office
3 6 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.63%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.80%) SaaS
4 9 (2.45%) IaaS
5 6 (1.63%) PaaS
6 4 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (0.82%) Office 365
8 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.27%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 83 (22.55%) Firewall
2 51 (13.86%) Network Security
3 30 (8.15%) TCP/IP
4 27 (7.34%) Internet
5 21 (5.71%) VPN
6 17 (4.62%) Intrusion Detection
6 17 (4.62%) OSPF
7 16 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (4.35%) WAN
8 15 (4.08%) LAN
9 13 (3.53%) Intranet
9 13 (3.53%) MPLS
9 13 (3.53%) SSL
10 11 (2.99%) DNS
10 11 (2.99%) Ethernet
11 10 (2.72%) Cisco ISE
12 9 (2.45%) HTTP
12 9 (2.45%) IPv4
12 9 (2.45%) SSH
12 9 (2.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.63%) MySQL
3 4 (1.09%) Big Data
3 4 (1.09%) Hadoop
3 4 (1.09%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.82%) NonStop SQL
5 2 (0.54%) DB2
6 1 (0.27%) MS Access
6 1 (0.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (1.09%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.54%) AppScan
2 2 (0.54%) JIRA
2 2 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.27%) MSI
General
1 136 (36.96%) Finance
2 44 (11.96%) Banking
3 23 (6.25%) Legal
4 19 (5.16%) Retail
4 19 (5.16%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.45%) Advertising
5 9 (2.45%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.90%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.54%) French Language
7 2 (0.54%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Back Office
8 1 (0.27%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.27%) Games
8 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 97 (26.36%) Analyst
2 84 (22.83%) Security Analyst
3 73 (19.84%) Architect
4 68 (18.48%) Security Architect
5 52 (14.13%) Consultant
6 48 (13.04%) Security Consultant
7 34 (9.24%) Security Manager
8 28 (7.61%) Information Analyst
9 27 (7.34%) Information Security Analyst
10 24 (6.52%) Information Security Consultant
11 19 (5.16%) IT Analyst
12 18 (4.89%) IT Security Analyst
13 17 (4.62%) Cybersecurity Analyst
13 17 (4.62%) Security Officer
14 15 (4.08%) Administrator
14 15 (4.08%) Business Analyst
14 15 (4.08%) Project Manager
15 14 (3.80%) Information Manager
16 13 (3.53%) Information Security Manager
16 13 (3.53%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.90%) Middleware
1 7 (1.90%) Web Services
2 6 (1.63%) 802.1X
3 4 (1.09%) LAMP
3 4 (1.09%) SAML
4 3 (0.82%) ELK Stack
4 3 (0.82%) J2EE
5 2 (0.54%) .NET
5 2 (0.54%) COM
5 2 (0.54%) Regular Expression
5 2 (0.54%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 56 (15.22%) Management Information System
2 33 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (8.97%) Computer Science
3 21 (5.71%) Data Centre
4 17 (4.62%) Security Operations Centre
5 16 (4.35%) Fixed Income
6 15 (4.08%) Cryptography
6 15 (4.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 14 (3.80%) CESG
8 12 (3.26%) Cyber Defence
9 11 (2.99%) SWIFT
10 10 (2.72%) Equities
11 8 (2.17%) PKI
12 7 (1.90%) CESG CLAS
12 7 (1.90%) Data Protection Act
13 6 (1.63%) Cyberthreat
14 4 (1.09%) Mathematics
14 4 (1.09%) PMI
15 3 (0.82%) Economics
15 3 (0.82%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 52 (14.13%) Windows
2 51 (13.86%) Linux
3 44 (11.96%) Unix
4 2 (0.54%) AIX
4 2 (0.54%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.54%) Solaris
4 2 (0.54%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.27%) Android
5 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.27%) FreeBSD
5 1 (0.27%) Kali Linux
5 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (62.77%) Information Security
2 91 (24.73%) Cybersecurity
3 87 (23.64%) Risk Management
4 64 (17.39%) Security Architecture
5 52 (14.13%) ITIL
6 51 (13.86%) SIEM
7 47 (12.77%) Security Operations
8 40 (10.87%) Security Management
9 34 (9.24%) Information Security Management
9 34 (9.24%) TOGAF
10 32 (8.70%) Project Management
10 32 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
11 29 (7.88%) PRINCE2
12 28 (7.61%) IT Audit
13 27 (7.34%) Vulnerability Management
14 24 (6.52%) Incident Management
15 23 (6.25%) Data Loss Prevention
15 23 (6.25%) Security Testing
15 23 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
15 23 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 32 (8.70%) SQL
2 21 (5.71%) Python
3 14 (3.80%) Java
4 9 (2.45%) C#
5 8 (2.17%) Perl
6 4 (1.09%) C++
6 4 (1.09%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.09%) Ruby
7 3 (0.82%) VB
8 2 (0.54%) C
8 2 (0.54%) Delphi
8 2 (0.54%) PHP
8 2 (0.54%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.27%) Scala
9 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 200 (54.35%) CISM
2 98 (26.63%) CISA
3 71 (19.29%) Degree
4 47 (12.77%) Security Cleared
5 39 (10.60%) GIAC
6 38 (10.33%) SC Cleared
7 33 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
8 26 (7.07%) CRISC
9 24 (6.52%) CEH
9 24 (6.52%) SANS
10 23 (6.25%) CISMP
11 21 (5.71%) ISSAP
12 19 (5.16%) CCNP
13 17 (4.62%) PCI QSA
14 16 (4.35%) CCNA
15 15 (4.08%) CLAS
16 12 (3.26%) GCIH
17 11 (2.99%) CESG Certified Professional
17 11 (2.99%) ISEB
17 11 (2.99%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (24.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 59 (16.03%) PCI DSS
3 28 (7.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 27 (7.34%) COBIT
5 20 (5.43%) QA
6 12 (3.26%) ISO27002
7 5 (1.36%) Basel III
7 5 (1.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (0.82%) GDPR
8 3 (0.82%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.54%) BS7799
9 2 (0.54%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.27%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.27%) GPG13
10 1 (0.27%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.27%) MiFID
10 1 (0.27%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.27%) RMADS
System Software
1 28 (7.61%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.09%) Snort
4 2 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (0.54%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.54%) vSphere
4 2 (0.54%) XenApp
4 2 (0.54%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (3.26%) Nessus
2 10 (2.72%) QRadar
3 8 (2.17%) Nagios
4 7 (1.90%) EnCase
4 7 (1.90%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 4 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (0.82%) ArcSight ESM
6 3 (0.82%) FortiGate
6 3 (0.82%) Nmap
7 2 (0.54%) Kibana
7 2 (0.54%) logstash
7 2 (0.54%) Nexpose
7 2 (0.54%) RSA Archer
7 2 (0.54%) SCCM
7 2 (0.54%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.27%) CSIRT
8 1 (0.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.27%) OpenView
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 61 (16.58%) Cisco
2 38 (10.33%) Microsoft
3 27 (7.34%) CheckPoint
4 25 (6.79%) Splunk
5 20 (5.43%) Palo Alto
6 17 (4.62%) Fortinet
6 17 (4.62%) VMware
7 16 (4.35%) Oracle
8 11 (2.99%) Varonis
9 10 (2.72%) IBM
10 9 (2.45%) ArcSight
10 9 (2.45%) LogRhythm
11 8 (2.17%) Infoblox
11 8 (2.17%) Juniper
12 7 (1.90%) Cyber-Ark
12 7 (1.90%) Sun
13 6 (1.63%) FireEye
14 5 (1.36%) F5
14 5 (1.36%) Riverbed
14 5 (1.36%) Trend Micro
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