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 20 April 2015 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 272 261 285
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +24
Contract jobs citing CISSP 138 155 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.62% 0.64% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.82% 3.85% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 121 58
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£475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £633
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £500 £403
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +24.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
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
3610 4023 3366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.18% 16.65% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2315 2690 2025
Average daily rate £410 £410 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 114 116
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.70 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £38.79 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -26.53%

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 20 April 2015.

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 20 April 2015. 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 +41 46 £475 - 12
Docklands, London +4 1 £555 +0.90%
Hammersmith - 1 £426 -
Bromley - - - - 1
Harrow - - - - 1
Ealing - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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.

1 140 (52.83%) Information Security
2 118 (44.53%) CISM
3 92 (34.72%) Finance
4 78 (29.43%) CISA
5 71 (26.79%) Firewall
6 59 (22.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 53 (20.00%) Management Information System
8 51 (19.25%) Degree
9 45 (16.98%) Security Management
9 45 (16.98%) Security Cleared
10 44 (16.60%) Risk Management
10 44 (16.60%) Cisco
11 43 (16.23%) ITIL
12 41 (15.47%) SC Cleared
13 35 (13.21%) Network Security
14 34 (12.83%) Windows
15 33 (12.45%) Cyber Security
16 28 (10.57%) CEH
16 28 (10.57%) Banking
16 28 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
17 27 (10.19%) Intrusion Detection
18 26 (9.81%) Risk Assessment
18 26 (9.81%) Cisco Certification
19 25 (9.43%) Security Architecture
20 24 (9.06%) Incident Management
20 24 (9.06%) Active Directory
21 23 (8.68%) TOGAF
21 23 (8.68%) Data Protection
22 22 (8.30%) Juniper
22 22 (8.30%) UNIX

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 16 (6.04%) IIS
2 4 (1.51%) Apache
2 4 (1.51%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.13%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.75%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.38%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.38%) Lync
5 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (3.02%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.89%) MS Office
3 2 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.38%) MS Project
4 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.51%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.13%) RMDS
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.64%) PaaS
1 7 (2.64%) IaaS
2 6 (2.26%) SaaS
3 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (26.79%) Firewall
2 35 (13.21%) Network Security
3 27 (10.19%) Intrusion Detection
4 16 (6.04%) Internet
5 14 (5.28%) Wireless
6 12 (4.53%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (4.15%) DMZ
8 10 (3.77%) LAN
8 10 (3.77%) WAN
9 9 (3.40%) TCP/IP
10 8 (3.02%) Cisco ISE
10 8 (3.02%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (3.02%) VPN
10 8 (3.02%) DNS
11 6 (2.26%) LDAP
11 6 (2.26%) SSL
12 4 (1.51%) DHCP
13 3 (1.13%) HTTP
13 3 (1.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 3 (1.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.64%) Big Data
2 4 (1.51%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.75%) Couchbase
4 1 (0.38%) MS Access
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (1.89%) TestDirector
1 5 (1.89%) Metasploit
2 4 (1.51%) GDB
3 1 (0.38%) AppScan
3 1 (0.38%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.38%) MSI
General
1 92 (34.72%) Finance
2 28 (10.57%) Banking
3 18 (6.79%) Legal
4 17 (6.42%) Investment Banking
5 14 (5.28%) Financial Institution
6 12 (4.53%) Games
7 10 (3.77%) Telecoms
8 6 (2.26%) Law
9 5 (1.89%) Publishing
10 4 (1.51%) Retail
11 3 (1.13%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.75%) German Language
12 2 (0.75%) Electronics
13 1 (0.38%) Advertising
13 1 (0.38%) Local Government
13 1 (0.38%) Marketing
13 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (24.15%) Analyst
2 56 (21.13%) Consultant
3 50 (18.87%) Security Analyst
4 46 (17.36%) Security Consultant
5 31 (11.70%) Architect
5 31 (11.70%) Security Manager
6 23 (8.68%) Security Architect
6 23 (8.68%) Security Engineer
7 20 (7.55%) Information Analyst
7 20 (7.55%) Information Security Analyst
8 16 (6.04%) Risk Analyst
9 15 (5.66%) Project Manager
10 14 (5.28%) IT Risk Analyst
10 14 (5.28%) Security Specialist
11 13 (4.91%) Information Manager
11 13 (4.91%) Information Security Consultant
12 11 (4.15%) Information Security Manager
12 11 (4.15%) Network Engineer
13 10 (3.77%) Security Project Manager
13 10 (3.77%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.64%) .NET
1 7 (2.64%) Web Services
2 4 (1.51%) SOAP
3 3 (1.13%) J2EE
3 3 (1.13%) HTML
3 3 (1.13%) XML
3 3 (1.13%) Rendezvous
3 3 (1.13%) Middleware
3 3 (1.13%) WCF
4 2 (0.75%) SailPoint
4 2 (0.75%) REST
4 2 (0.75%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.75%) SAML
4 2 (0.75%) CSS
4 2 (0.75%) JSP
4 2 (0.75%) Servlets
4 2 (0.75%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.38%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.38%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 53 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 28 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (6.42%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.77%) Mathematics
5 9 (3.40%) CESG
6 7 (2.64%) CESG CLAS
7 6 (2.26%) Cryptography
8 5 (1.89%) PMI
8 5 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.51%) Open Source
9 4 (1.51%) Economics
10 3 (1.13%) Freedom of Information
10 3 (1.13%) RMADS
10 3 (1.13%) iSeries
10 3 (1.13%) Freedom of Information Act
10 3 (1.13%) Human Factors
10 3 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.13%) Mobile Computing
11 2 (0.75%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 34 (12.83%) Windows
2 22 (8.30%) UNIX
3 19 (7.17%) Linux
4 5 (1.89%) AIX
5 3 (1.13%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.38%) Solaris
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (52.83%) Information Security
2 45 (16.98%) Security Management
3 44 (16.60%) Risk Management
4 43 (16.23%) ITIL
5 33 (12.45%) Cyber Security
6 26 (9.81%) Risk Assessment
7 25 (9.43%) Security Architecture
8 24 (9.06%) Incident Management
9 23 (8.68%) TOGAF
9 23 (8.68%) Data Protection
10 21 (7.92%) Penetration Testing
10 21 (7.92%) Information Assurance
11 19 (7.17%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (6.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 17 (6.42%) Change Management
12 17 (6.42%) Project Management
12 17 (6.42%) Use Case
12 17 (6.42%) Vulnerability Management
13 16 (6.04%) Information Security Management
14 15 (5.66%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (4.91%) Java
2 10 (3.77%) Shell Script
3 6 (2.26%) C
3 6 (2.26%) C++
4 5 (1.89%) C#
5 4 (1.51%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.51%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.51%) Perl
5 4 (1.51%) PHP
5 4 (1.51%) SQL
5 4 (1.51%) VB
5 4 (1.51%) VC++
5 4 (1.51%) Python
6 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 118 (44.53%) CISM
2 78 (29.43%) CISA
3 51 (19.25%) Degree
4 45 (16.98%) Security Cleared
5 41 (15.47%) SC Cleared
6 28 (10.57%) CEH
7 26 (9.81%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (6.79%) CISMP
9 15 (5.66%) GIAC
10 14 (5.28%) CCNP
11 12 (4.53%) ISSAP
12 11 (4.15%) CRISC
13 9 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (3.02%) CCIE
15 7 (2.64%) MCSE
15 7 (2.64%) PMP
15 7 (2.64%) PMI Certification
15 7 (2.64%) ITIL Certification
16 6 (2.26%) OSCP
16 6 (2.26%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (22.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (5.66%) COBIT
3 14 (5.28%) PCI DSS
4 7 (2.64%) SLA
5 6 (2.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.51%) QA
6 4 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.38%) BS7799
7 1 (0.38%) COSO
7 1 (0.38%) GPG13
System Software
1 24 (9.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.13%) XenApp
2 3 (1.13%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.75%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.38%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.38%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.38%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (2.26%) Nmap
1 6 (2.26%) Nessus
2 5 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.89%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 4 (1.51%) CORE IMPACT
3 4 (1.51%) OpenView
3 4 (1.51%) WebInspect
4 3 (1.13%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.13%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 2 (0.75%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.38%) SCCM
6 1 (0.38%) Puppet
6 1 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.38%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 44 (16.60%) Cisco
2 22 (8.30%) Juniper
3 20 (7.55%) CheckPoint
3 20 (7.55%) Microsoft
4 17 (6.42%) F5
5 12 (4.53%) McAfee
6 9 (3.40%) Blue Coat
6 9 (3.40%) HP
6 9 (3.40%) ScanSafe
6 9 (3.40%) Cyber-Ark
7 8 (3.02%) Citrix
7 8 (3.02%) Symantec
7 8 (3.02%) Oracle
8 7 (2.64%) VMware
9 6 (2.26%) SAP
10 5 (1.89%) BT
10 5 (1.89%) Dell
10 5 (1.89%) ArcSight
10 5 (1.89%) Prolexic
11 4 (1.51%) MobileIron
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