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 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
North West / Manchester
Rank 52 88 81
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -7
Contract jobs citing CISSP 38 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.83% 1.00% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.36% 7.22% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 10 4
Median daily rate £545 £375 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.33% -25.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £350 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £487 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £500 £498
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +0.50%
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 Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
207 263 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.39% 13.82% 13.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 146 100
Median daily rate £441 £382 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.51% +1.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £280 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 16
Median hourly rate £29.00 £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.71% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £48.00 £16.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.48
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.39%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 January 2017.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 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
Salford - 12 £463 -
CISSP
North West

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 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 Manchester region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 41 (50.62%) Cybersecurity
2 39 (48.15%) Information Security
3 38 (46.91%) Firewall
4 35 (43.21%) Security Operations
5 28 (34.57%) Unix
5 28 (34.57%) Windows
5 28 (34.57%) Linux
6 27 (33.33%) Apple
7 25 (30.86%) SSCP
7 25 (30.86%) WAN
7 25 (30.86%) TCP/IP
7 25 (30.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 24 (29.63%) Security Cleared
8 24 (29.63%) LAN
8 24 (29.63%) VoIP
8 24 (29.63%) SANS
8 24 (29.63%) Vulnerability Management
9 23 (28.40%) Patch Management
9 23 (28.40%) VPN
10 22 (27.16%) SC Cleared
11 20 (24.69%) Risk Management
11 20 (24.69%) Splunk
12 19 (23.46%) Security Operations Centre
12 19 (23.46%) QRadar
12 19 (23.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 18 (22.22%) Degree
13 18 (22.22%) Web Services
13 18 (22.22%) ELK Stack
13 18 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
14 16 (19.75%) CISM

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (1.23%) Apache
1 1 (1.23%) IIS
1 1 (1.23%) Jetty
1 1 (1.23%) Mongrel
1 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.23%) nginx
1 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (13.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.28%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.70%) GitHub
4 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.23%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 38 (46.91%) Firewall
2 25 (30.86%) TCP/IP
2 25 (30.86%) WAN
3 24 (29.63%) LAN
3 24 (29.63%) VoIP
4 23 (28.40%) VPN
5 9 (11.11%) WebEx
6 7 (8.64%) Network Security
7 5 (6.17%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (4.94%) Wireless
9 2 (2.47%) LDAP
9 2 (2.47%) SSL
10 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.23%) DHCP
10 1 (1.23%) DNS
10 1 (1.23%) FTP
10 1 (1.23%) HTTP
10 1 (1.23%) IPsec
10 1 (1.23%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.41%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (1.23%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (8.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (25.93%) Consultant
2 20 (24.69%) Security Consultant
3 16 (19.75%) Security Manager
4 14 (17.28%) IT Consultant
4 14 (17.28%) IT Security Consultant
5 12 (14.81%) Analyst
6 11 (13.58%) Head of Cybersecurity
6 11 (13.58%) Head of Security
7 10 (12.35%) Operational Security Manager
7 10 (12.35%) Operations Manager
7 10 (12.35%) Security Analyst
7 10 (12.35%) Security Operations Manager
8 9 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Manager
8 9 (11.11%) Head of Operations
8 9 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
9 8 (9.88%) SOC Manager
10 6 (7.41%) Architect
10 6 (7.41%) Security Architect
11 5 (6.17%) IT Manager
11 5 (6.17%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.22%) ELK Stack
1 18 (22.22%) Web Services
2 6 (7.41%) RESTful
3 1 (1.23%) .NET
3 1 (1.23%) J2EE
3 1 (1.23%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.46%) Security Operations Centre
2 12 (14.81%) Cyber Attack
3 11 (13.58%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.94%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.47%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.47%) PKI
7 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.23%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 28 (34.57%) Linux
1 28 (34.57%) Unix
1 28 (34.57%) Windows
2 2 (2.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (50.62%) Cybersecurity
2 39 (48.15%) Information Security
3 35 (43.21%) Security Operations
4 25 (30.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 24 (29.63%) Vulnerability Management
6 23 (28.40%) Patch Management
7 20 (24.69%) Risk Management
8 18 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
9 16 (19.75%) Penetration Testing
10 15 (18.52%) Security Monitoring
10 15 (18.52%) SIEM
11 13 (16.05%) Case Management
12 12 (14.81%) Service Management
13 11 (13.58%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (11.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
15 7 (8.64%) Analytics
15 7 (8.64%) Data Analytics
15 7 (8.64%) Open Source
16 6 (7.41%) People Management
16 6 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.41%) Python
2 1 (1.23%) Java
2 1 (1.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (30.86%) SSCP
2 24 (29.63%) SANS
2 24 (29.63%) Security Cleared
3 22 (27.16%) SC Cleared
4 18 (22.22%) Degree
5 16 (19.75%) CISM
6 11 (13.58%) CISMP
7 4 (4.94%) CISA
8 2 (2.47%) CEH
9 1 (1.23%) CASP
9 1 (1.23%) CCENT
9 1 (1.23%) CCIE
9 1 (1.23%) CCNA
9 1 (1.23%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.23%) CLAS
9 1 (1.23%) CRISC
9 1 (1.23%) CSSLP
9 1 (1.23%) GIAC
9 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (23.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (18.52%) COBIT
3 9 (11.11%) ISO27002
3 9 (11.11%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.23%) GDPR
4 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (23.46%) QRadar
2 7 (8.64%) Nessus
3 6 (7.41%) Kibana
3 6 (7.41%) logstash
3 6 (7.41%) Nexpose
3 6 (7.41%) Nmap
4 4 (4.94%) RSA enVision
5 1 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.23%) Puppet
5 1 (1.23%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 27 (33.33%) Apple
2 20 (24.69%) Splunk
3 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
4 13 (16.05%) IBM
5 12 (14.81%) LogRhythm
6 10 (12.35%) Cisco
7 8 (9.88%) ArcSight
7 8 (9.88%) Intel Security
8 7 (8.64%) Intel
8 7 (8.64%) NetWitness
8 7 (8.64%) Qualys
9 2 (2.47%) Oracle
9 2 (2.47%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.23%) Clearswift
10 1 (1.23%) Google
10 1 (1.23%) Kaspersky
10 1 (1.23%) Symantec
10 1 (1.23%) VMware
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
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