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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 60 73 81
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Contract jobs citing CISSP 21 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.68% 0.35% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.38% 2.26% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 1
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£475 £175 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+171.42% -53.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £480 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.94%
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
157 177 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 12.54% 15.71% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 81 85
Average daily rate £310 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £221 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £428 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 23
Average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.63% -5.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.62 £34.00 £22.00
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 25 July 2014.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 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 22 (70.97%) Information Security
2 17 (54.84%) CISM
3 16 (51.61%) Finance
4 11 (35.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (32.26%) Banking
5 10 (32.26%) CRISC
6 9 (29.03%) Firewall
7 8 (25.81%) GIAC
8 7 (22.58%) COBIT
9 6 (19.35%) Risk Analysis
9 6 (19.35%) CISA
10 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
10 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
10 5 (16.13%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (16.13%) ITIL
10 5 (16.13%) CheckPoint
10 5 (16.13%) McAfee
10 5 (16.13%) CRAMM
10 5 (16.13%) PCI DSS
11 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (12.90%) Fortinet
11 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
11 4 (12.90%) Security Testing
11 4 (12.90%) Network Security
11 4 (12.90%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (12.90%) Open Source
11 4 (12.90%) Data Protection
11 4 (12.90%) Sophos
11 4 (12.90%) Juniper
11 4 (12.90%) UNIX

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (29.03%) Firewall
2 4 (12.90%) Network Security
3 3 (9.68%) VPN
4 2 (6.45%) SSL
4 2 (6.45%) LAN
4 2 (6.45%) WAN
4 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.45%) MPLS
4 2 (6.45%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Risk Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) Security Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Security Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Security Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) IT Security Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Security Specialist
6 3 (9.68%) IT Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Author
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Author
6 3 (9.68%) Security Risk Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Security Manager
7 2 (6.45%) IT Security Specialist
7 2 (6.45%) Network Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Security Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (6.45%) IT Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.90%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (12.90%) Open Source
3 2 (6.45%) PKI
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) UNIX
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Information Security
2 6 (19.35%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (16.13%) CRAMM
3 5 (16.13%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
3 5 (16.13%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) Data Protection
4 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
4 4 (12.90%) Security Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Service Continuity Management
5 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.68%) Security Management
6 2 (6.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (6.45%) ITSM
6 2 (6.45%) Identity Management
6 2 (6.45%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) Service Management
6 2 (6.45%) IT Governance
6 2 (6.45%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) C
2 1 (3.23%) Perl
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) CISM
2 10 (32.26%) CRISC
3 8 (25.81%) GIAC
4 6 (19.35%) CISA
5 3 (9.68%) CCNA
5 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (6.45%) CCNP
6 2 (6.45%) CEH
7 1 (3.23%) JNCIA
7 1 (3.23%) Degree
7 1 (3.23%) MCSE
7 1 (3.23%) GPEN
7 1 (3.23%) OSCP
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.23%) RHCE
7 1 (3.23%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (3.23%) CCSA
7 1 (3.23%) GSEC
7 1 (3.23%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (22.58%) COBIT
3 5 (16.13%) PCI DSS
4 3 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) CORE IMPACT
2 2 (6.45%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) CheckPoint
1 5 (16.13%) McAfee
2 4 (12.90%) Sophos
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco
2 4 (12.90%) Juniper
2 4 (12.90%) Fortinet
3 3 (9.68%) IronPort
3 3 (9.68%) Sourcefire
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) HP
4 2 (6.45%) Nokia
4 2 (6.45%) Blue Coat
4 2 (6.45%) F5
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago