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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 236 280 301
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +21
Contract jobs citing CISSP 193 141 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.81% 0.56% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.95% 3.77% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 102 63
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£475 £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £550 £658
UK excluding London average daily rate £465 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.41% -
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
3899 3741 3371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.31% 14.97% 15.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2716 2426 2142
Average daily rate £425 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 89 108
Average hourly rate £16.16 £18.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.22% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £14.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.50 £47.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +24 47 £488 +14.70% 15
Hounslow +4 2 £475 +18.75%
Bromley - 1 £550 - 1
Croydon - - - - 1
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 252 (63.32%) Information Security
2 198 (49.75%) CISM
3 127 (31.91%) Finance
4 120 (30.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 102 (25.63%) CISA
6 97 (24.37%) ITIL
7 96 (24.12%) Firewall
8 88 (22.11%) Risk Management
9 69 (17.34%) Windows
10 66 (16.58%) Management Information System
11 64 (16.08%) Network Security
12 62 (15.58%) Degree
12 62 (15.58%) Penetration Testing
13 59 (14.82%) UNIX
14 50 (12.56%) Cisco Certification
14 50 (12.56%) Security Management
14 50 (12.56%) GIAC
15 49 (12.31%) Vulnerability Management
16 48 (12.06%) Security Cleared
16 48 (12.06%) Linux
17 45 (11.31%) TCP/IP
18 43 (10.80%) CEH
19 41 (10.30%) Cisco
19 41 (10.30%) SC Cleared
20 40 (10.05%) SIEM
20 40 (10.05%) Microsoft
20 40 (10.05%) Banking
21 39 (9.80%) CheckPoint
22 36 (9.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
22 36 (9.05%) Intrusion Detection

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 17 (4.27%) IIS
2 7 (1.76%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.26%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.01%) Apache
4 4 (1.01%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.75%) CMS
5 3 (0.75%) Joomla!
6 2 (0.50%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (5.03%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.27%) MS Office
3 11 (2.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.26%) MS Project
4 9 (2.26%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (3.27%) assyst
2 3 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.50%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.50%) RMDS
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%) SaaS
2 5 (1.26%) PaaS
2 5 (1.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (24.12%) Firewall
2 64 (16.08%) Network Security
3 45 (11.31%) TCP/IP
4 36 (9.05%) Intrusion Detection
5 34 (8.54%) Internet
6 20 (5.03%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (4.52%) Intranet
8 15 (3.77%) DNS
9 14 (3.52%) Reverse Proxy
10 13 (3.27%) LDAP
10 13 (3.27%) DHCP
11 12 (3.02%) LAN
11 12 (3.02%) WAN
12 10 (2.51%) VPN
13 6 (1.51%) DMZ
13 6 (1.51%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (1.26%) TACACS
14 5 (1.26%) OSPF
14 5 (1.26%) Wireless
15 4 (1.01%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.76%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.51%) Big Data
3 5 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (1.26%) MySQL
3 5 (1.26%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.01%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (1.01%) MS Access
4 4 (1.01%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (1.01%) GDB
2 1 (0.25%) Rational Rose
2 1 (0.25%) AppScan
2 1 (0.25%) Metasploit
General
1 127 (31.91%) Finance
2 40 (10.05%) Banking
3 34 (8.54%) Legal
4 24 (6.03%) Law
5 22 (5.53%) Retail
6 21 (5.28%) Financial Institution
7 12 (3.02%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.76%) Advertising
8 7 (1.76%) Publishing
9 6 (1.51%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.01%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.75%) Games
12 2 (0.50%) Marketing
12 2 (0.50%) German Language
13 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.25%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 115 (28.89%) Analyst
2 109 (27.39%) Security Analyst
3 88 (22.11%) Consultant
4 80 (20.10%) Security Consultant
5 61 (15.33%) Information Analyst
5 61 (15.33%) Information Security Analyst
6 42 (10.55%) Security Engineer
7 38 (9.55%) Security Manager
8 28 (7.04%) Information Security Consultant
8 28 (7.04%) Architect
9 27 (6.78%) Security Specialist
10 22 (5.53%) Security Architect
10 22 (5.53%) Information Specialist
11 21 (5.28%) Information Security Specialist
11 21 (5.28%) Senior Security Analyst
11 21 (5.28%) Senior Analyst
12 19 (4.77%) Project Manager
13 18 (4.52%) Information Security Manager
13 18 (4.52%) Information Manager
14 15 (3.77%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.02%) Web Services
2 8 (2.01%) Middleware
3 5 (1.26%) SAML
4 3 (0.75%) OAuth
4 3 (0.75%) OpenID
5 2 (0.50%) Rendezvous
5 2 (0.50%) .NET
6 1 (0.25%) J2EE
6 1 (0.25%) CSS
6 1 (0.25%) WAP
6 1 (0.25%) OLE
6 1 (0.25%) LAMP
6 1 (0.25%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 66 (16.58%) Management Information System
2 34 (8.54%) Computer Science
3 32 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (5.78%) CESG
5 17 (4.27%) CESG CLAS
6 10 (2.51%) PMI
7 9 (2.26%) Mathematics
7 9 (2.26%) RMADS
8 7 (1.76%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (1.26%) SecurID
10 4 (1.01%) Economics
10 4 (1.01%) Open Source
11 3 (0.75%) iSeries
11 3 (0.75%) Human Factors
11 3 (0.75%) Cryptography
11 3 (0.75%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.75%) E-Learning
12 2 (0.50%) Equities
12 2 (0.50%) Freedom of Information
12 2 (0.50%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 69 (17.34%) Windows
2 59 (14.82%) UNIX
3 48 (12.06%) Linux
4 16 (4.02%) Solaris
5 7 (1.76%) AIX
6 3 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.75%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.50%) HPUX
8 1 (0.25%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.25%) VMS
8 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.25%) Android
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (63.32%) Information Security
2 97 (24.37%) ITIL
3 88 (22.11%) Risk Management
4 62 (15.58%) Penetration Testing
5 50 (12.56%) Security Management
6 49 (12.31%) Vulnerability Management
7 40 (10.05%) SIEM
8 36 (9.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 35 (8.79%) Cyber Security
10 34 (8.54%) Security Architecture
11 33 (8.29%) Risk Assessment
11 33 (8.29%) Information Security Management
12 31 (7.79%) ISMS
13 30 (7.54%) Data Protection
14 29 (7.29%) Information Assurance
15 28 (7.04%) PRINCE2
16 27 (6.78%) TOGAF
16 27 (6.78%) Incident Management
17 25 (6.28%) Service Management
18 24 (6.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (3.77%) SQL
2 8 (2.01%) Perl
2 8 (2.01%) Python
3 7 (1.76%) C
4 6 (1.51%) Java
4 6 (1.51%) Shell Script
4 6 (1.51%) Bash Shell
5 5 (1.26%) C++
5 5 (1.26%) PHP
6 4 (1.01%) VB
6 4 (1.01%) VC++
6 4 (1.01%) Ruby
7 2 (0.50%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.25%) R
8 1 (0.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 198 (49.75%) CISM
2 102 (25.63%) CISA
3 62 (15.58%) Degree
4 50 (12.56%) GIAC
4 50 (12.56%) Cisco Certification
5 48 (12.06%) Security Cleared
6 43 (10.80%) CEH
7 41 (10.30%) SC Cleared
8 29 (7.29%) CCNA
9 25 (6.28%) CCSA
10 22 (5.53%) JNCIA
11 20 (5.03%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (4.52%) CRISC
13 16 (4.02%) CCNP
13 16 (4.02%) GCIA
14 15 (3.77%) MCSE
15 12 (3.02%) Network+ Certification
16 11 (2.76%) PMP
16 11 (2.76%) PMI Certification
17 10 (2.51%) CNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (30.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (6.53%) PCI DSS
3 22 (5.53%) COBIT
4 11 (2.76%) SLA
5 9 (2.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 5 (1.26%) QA
8 2 (0.50%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.25%) BS7799
System Software
1 29 (7.29%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.01%) Nmap
4 4 (1.01%) Snort
5 3 (0.75%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.25%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.25%) UAG
Systems Management
1 12 (3.02%) Puppet
1 12 (3.02%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.51%) Nessus
3 8 (2.01%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 7 (1.76%) Tivoli
4 7 (1.76%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 3 (0.75%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.50%) OpenView
7 1 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.25%) SCCM
7 1 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 41 (10.30%) Cisco
2 40 (10.05%) Microsoft
3 39 (9.80%) CheckPoint
4 29 (7.29%) Qualys
5 27 (6.78%) Oracle
6 24 (6.03%) HP
7 19 (4.77%) ArcSight
8 18 (4.52%) Juniper
9 16 (4.02%) VMware
10 14 (3.52%) BMC
11 11 (2.76%) SAP
11 11 (2.76%) Cyber-Ark
12 10 (2.51%) McAfee
13 9 (2.26%) Tufin
13 9 (2.26%) Websense
14 8 (2.01%) Blue Coat
15 7 (1.76%) TippingPoint
16 6 (1.51%) Fortinet
16 6 (1.51%) Sun
16 6 (1.51%) F5
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Empiric Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £475.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £600 - 700 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
DP Connect
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 23 days ago