The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Manchester region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 63 76 87
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +11
Contract jobs citing CISSP 23 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.87% 0.35% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.38% 2.25% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 1
Average daily rate
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£500 £175 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -53.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £478 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.80% +12.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 - £32.25
Qualifications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
160 178 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.01% 15.64% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 81 90
Average daily rate £309 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £236 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £428 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 22
Average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
CISSP
North West

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 30 July 2014.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 24 (72.73%) Information Security
2 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 18 (54.55%) CISM
3 12 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (33.33%) Banking
4 11 (33.33%) CRISC
5 9 (27.27%) Firewall
5 9 (27.27%) GIAC
6 8 (24.24%) COBIT
7 7 (21.21%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (18.18%) CISA
8 6 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (18.18%) McAfee
8 6 (18.18%) CRAMM
8 6 (18.18%) PCI DSS
9 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
9 5 (15.15%) Security Testing
9 5 (15.15%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (15.15%) Open Source
9 5 (15.15%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
9 5 (15.15%) Sophos
9 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
9 5 (15.15%) ITIL
9 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
9 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
10 4 (12.12%) UNIX
10 4 (12.12%) Windows
10 4 (12.12%) Cisco
10 4 (12.12%) Juniper

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) Firewall
2 4 (12.12%) Network Security
3 3 (9.09%) VPN
4 2 (6.06%) MPLS
4 2 (6.06%) LAN
4 2 (6.06%) WAN
4 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.06%) SSL
4 2 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Metasploit
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 11 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Risk Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Consultant
3 7 (21.21%) Security Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Security Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Security Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Security Risk Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Author
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Author
6 3 (9.09%) IT Security Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Security Specialist
6 3 (9.09%) IT Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Security Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Network Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (6.06%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) IT Security Specialist
7 2 (6.06%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (15.15%) Open Source
1 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) PKI
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) UNIX
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Information Security
2 7 (21.21%) Risk Analysis
3 6 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (18.18%) CRAMM
4 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
4 5 (15.15%) Security Testing
4 5 (15.15%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
4 5 (15.15%) ITIL
4 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
5 3 (9.09%) Service Continuity Management
5 3 (9.09%) Security Management
5 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.06%) Service Management
6 2 (6.06%) ITSM
6 2 (6.06%) Identity Management
6 2 (6.06%) Project Management
6 2 (6.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (6.06%) Network Management
6 2 (6.06%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) C
2 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) CISM
2 11 (33.33%) CRISC
3 9 (27.27%) GIAC
4 6 (18.18%) CISA
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (9.09%) CCNA
6 2 (6.06%) CCNP
6 2 (6.06%) CEH
7 1 (3.03%) GPEN
7 1 (3.03%) OSCP
7 1 (3.03%) JNCIA
7 1 (3.03%) Degree
7 1 (3.03%) GSEC
7 1 (3.03%) CCSE
7 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.03%) RHCE
7 1 (3.03%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (3.03%) MCSE
7 1 (3.03%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (24.24%) COBIT
3 6 (18.18%) PCI DSS
4 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) CORE IMPACT
2 2 (6.06%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) McAfee
2 5 (15.15%) Sophos
2 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
3 4 (12.12%) Cisco
3 4 (12.12%) Juniper
3 4 (12.12%) Fortinet
4 3 (9.09%) IronPort
4 3 (9.09%) Sourcefire
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.06%) HP
5 2 (6.06%) Nokia
5 2 (6.06%) Blue Coat
5 2 (6.06%) F5
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