The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 71 79 69
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing CISSP 27 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.64% 0.73% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.82% 5.71% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 3
Average daily rate
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£331 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £510 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £500 £419
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +19.40%
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
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
275 175 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.69% 12.76% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 73 59
Average daily rate £350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £168 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 14
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -29.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £12.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.29 £29.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

CISSP
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISSP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 29 (74.36%) CISM
2 28 (71.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (66.67%) Cisco
4 25 (64.10%) Cisco ASA
5 24 (61.54%) SSL
5 24 (61.54%) CheckPoint
5 24 (61.54%) Clearswift
5 24 (61.54%) Firewall
5 24 (61.54%) CISMP
6 23 (58.97%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 23 (58.97%) Kaspersky
6 23 (58.97%) Kalman Filter
7 22 (56.41%) ITIL
8 21 (53.85%) PKI
9 19 (48.72%) SIEM
10 18 (46.15%) Network Security
10 18 (46.15%) ITIL Certification
11 17 (43.59%) Penetration Testing
12 15 (38.46%) Citrix
13 14 (35.90%) QA
14 13 (33.33%) CCENT
14 13 (33.33%) Migration
14 13 (33.33%) Service Delivery
14 13 (33.33%) WAN
15 12 (30.77%) VMware
15 12 (30.77%) Information Security
16 9 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
17 7 (17.95%) PCI DSS
18 6 (15.38%) Security Architecture
19 5 (12.82%) CISA

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (10.26%) IIS
2 3 (7.69%) IBM Notes
2 3 (7.69%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 25 (64.10%) Cisco ASA
2 24 (61.54%) SSL
2 24 (61.54%) Firewall
3 18 (46.15%) Network Security
4 13 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (10.26%) VPN
6 3 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (5.13%) Wireless
8 1 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.56%) Internet
8 1 (2.56%) Wireless Security
8 1 (2.56%) NX-OS
8 1 (2.56%) LAN
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Analyst
2 21 (53.85%) Security Analyst
3 14 (35.90%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Technical Security Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Consultant
5 5 (12.82%) Security Consultant
6 4 (10.26%) IT Consultant
6 4 (10.26%) IT Security Consultant
6 4 (10.26%) Security Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Network Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Security Manager
8 2 (5.13%) IT Security Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Incident Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Network Security Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Network Security Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Architect
9 1 (2.56%) Operations Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Account Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 21 (53.85%) PKI
2 3 (7.69%) Life Science
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) CESG
4 1 (2.56%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 23 (58.97%) Kalman Filter
2 22 (56.41%) ITIL
3 19 (48.72%) SIEM
4 17 (43.59%) Penetration Testing
5 13 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 13 (33.33%) Migration
6 12 (30.77%) Information Security
7 9 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (15.38%) Security Architecture
9 3 (7.69%) Security Management
10 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
10 2 (5.13%) Cyber Security
10 2 (5.13%) Coaching
11 1 (2.56%) Malware Detection\Protection
11 1 (2.56%) SABSA
11 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
11 1 (2.56%) Portfolio Management
11 1 (2.56%) Test Strategy
11 1 (2.56%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (74.36%) CISM
2 24 (61.54%) CISMP
3 18 (46.15%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (33.33%) CCENT
5 5 (12.82%) CISA
6 3 (7.69%) ISACA
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (5.13%) CRISC
8 1 (2.56%) Degree
8 1 (2.56%) CCIE
8 1 (2.56%) CCNA
8 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (71.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (35.90%) QA
3 7 (17.95%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 26 (66.67%) Cisco
2 24 (61.54%) CheckPoint
2 24 (61.54%) Clearswift
3 23 (58.97%) Kaspersky
4 15 (38.46%) Citrix
5 12 (30.77%) VMware
6 3 (7.69%) Lotus
6 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.69%) Websense
7 2 (5.13%) Sourcefire
7 2 (5.13%) IronPort
7 2 (5.13%) Qualys
7 2 (5.13%) Symantec
8 1 (2.56%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.56%) Splunk
8 1 (2.56%) ArcSight
8 1 (2.56%) Trustwave
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