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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 90 79 77
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Contract jobs citing CISSP 15 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.82% 0.71% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.07% 5.15% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 7
Average daily rate £510 £415 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.89% -24.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £318 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £740 £573 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £485 £500
% change year-on-year
-6.18% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.25 - £45.00
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
247 194 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.56% 13.68% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 103 90
Average daily rate £395 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £554 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 10
Average hourly rate £21.25 £13.00 £12.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.46% +2.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £15.66 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 9 February 2016.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 23 (82.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (71.43%) Information Security
3 12 (42.86%) Risk Management
4 10 (35.71%) CISM
5 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (32.14%) Risk Assessment
5 9 (32.14%) Security Testing
6 8 (28.57%) Finance
6 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
7 7 (25.00%) ITIL
8 6 (21.43%) Project Management
8 6 (21.43%) Firewall
8 6 (21.43%) CISA
8 6 (21.43%) Time Management
8 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (17.86%) Security Architecture
9 5 (17.86%) PCI DSS
9 5 (17.86%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (17.86%) COBIT
9 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
9 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
10 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (14.29%) Network Security
10 4 (14.29%) COSO
10 4 (14.29%) OWASP
10 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (14.29%) Security Operations
11 3 (10.71%) CESG Certified Professional
11 3 (10.71%) CLAS
11 3 (10.71%) Data Centre

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Firewall
2 4 (14.29%) Network Security
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (7.14%) SSL
4 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Security Manager
2 9 (32.14%) Information Manager
2 9 (32.14%) Information Security Manager
3 7 (25.00%) Consultant
4 5 (17.86%) Security Consultant
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Head of IT
5 3 (10.71%) Head of IT Security
5 3 (10.71%) Head of Security
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Architect
6 2 (7.14%) CISSP Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Head of IT Operations
6 2 (7.14%) Head of Operations
6 2 (7.14%) IT Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Operational Security Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Security Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Security Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) Cryptography
2 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Social Media
3 2 (7.14%) CESG
3 2 (7.14%) PKI
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Information Security
2 12 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 9 (32.14%) Risk Assessment
3 9 (32.14%) Security Testing
3 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (25.00%) ITIL
5 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (21.43%) Project Management
5 6 (21.43%) Time Management
6 5 (17.86%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Security Architecture
7 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.29%) OWASP
7 4 (14.29%) Security Operations
8 3 (10.71%) Records Management
9 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (7.14%) SIEM
9 2 (7.14%) Threat Management
9 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) CISM
2 6 (21.43%) CISA
3 3 (10.71%) CESG Certified Professional
3 3 (10.71%) CLAS
4 2 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (7.14%) CISMP
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) CITP
5 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) IISP
5 1 (3.57%) ISEB
5 1 (3.57%) MBCS
5 1 (3.57%) PCI QSA
5 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.57%) PMP
5 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (82.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (17.86%) COBIT
2 5 (17.86%) PCI DSS
3 4 (14.29%) COSO
4 1 (3.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (3.57%) ISO22301
4 1 (3.57%) QA
4 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco
2 2 (7.14%) Clearswift
2 2 (7.14%) Kaspersky
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) F5
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Splunk
3 1 (3.57%) VMware
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