The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 112 100 93
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs citing CISSP 33 30 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.90% 1.00% 1.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.26% 5.47% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 8
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£415 £491 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.52% +27.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £335 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £855 £540 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £429 £480
% change year-on-year
+4.95% -10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.17 £43.00 -
% change year-on-year
+19.00% -
CISSP
England

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
775 548 488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.03% 18.27% 19.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 273 210
Average daily rate £375 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £563 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 48 42
Average hourly rate £21.25 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.17 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in the North West

CISSP
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

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

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

CISSP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CISSP across the North West region.

CISSP Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -3 15 £325 -24.41% 6
Merseyside - 7 £855 - 2
Cheshire -9 5 £488 +2.09% 5
Cumbria - 3 £415 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 37 (56.06%) CISM
2 36 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (46.97%) Firewall
4 29 (43.94%) CISMP
4 29 (43.94%) SIEM
5 27 (40.91%) Cisco
6 26 (39.39%) Information Security
6 26 (39.39%) Cisco ASA
7 25 (37.88%) Kaspersky
7 25 (37.88%) SSL
7 25 (37.88%) CheckPoint
7 25 (37.88%) Clearswift
8 24 (36.36%) ITIL
9 23 (34.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 23 (34.85%) Kalman Filter
10 22 (33.33%) PKI
11 19 (28.79%) ITIL Certification
12 18 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
12 18 (27.27%) Network Security
13 17 (25.76%) Data Centre
14 15 (22.73%) QA
14 15 (22.73%) Citrix
15 14 (21.21%) VMware
15 14 (21.21%) CCENT
15 14 (21.21%) Security Architecture
15 14 (21.21%) Security Patching
16 13 (19.70%) Migration
16 13 (19.70%) Service Delivery
16 13 (19.70%) WAN
17 12 (18.18%) Risk Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 3 (4.55%) IIS
1 3 (4.55%) IBM Notes
1 3 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (46.97%) Firewall
2 26 (39.39%) Cisco ASA
3 25 (37.88%) SSL
4 18 (27.27%) Network Security
5 13 (19.70%) WAN
6 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.06%) VPN
6 4 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (4.55%) DNS
7 3 (4.55%) DHCP
8 2 (3.03%) Internet
8 2 (3.03%) Wireless
9 1 (1.52%) VLAN
9 1 (1.52%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.52%) Wireless Security
9 1 (1.52%) NX-OS
9 1 (1.52%) LAN
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.55%) Military
2 3 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (46.97%) Analyst
2 25 (37.88%) Security Analyst
3 15 (22.73%) Consultant
3 15 (22.73%) Security Consultant
4 14 (21.21%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Technical Security Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Security Advisor
6 5 (7.58%) Security Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Information Security Consultant
8 3 (4.55%) IT Security Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Security Manager
8 3 (4.55%) IT Security Consultant
8 3 (4.55%) Network Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) IT Consultant
9 2 (3.03%) Architect
9 2 (3.03%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) Network Security Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Network Security Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.33%) PKI
2 17 (25.76%) Data Centre
3 10 (15.15%) CESG
4 6 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
4 6 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 6 (9.09%) RMADS
5 3 (4.55%) User Experience
5 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.55%) GIS
5 3 (4.55%) Life Science
6 2 (3.03%) Tandem
7 1 (1.52%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.52%) BYOD
7 1 (1.52%) FMCG
7 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) SIEM
2 26 (39.39%) Information Security
3 24 (36.36%) ITIL
4 23 (34.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 23 (34.85%) Kalman Filter
5 18 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
6 14 (21.21%) Security Patching
6 14 (21.21%) Security Architecture
7 13 (19.70%) Service Delivery
7 13 (19.70%) Migration
8 12 (18.18%) Risk Management
9 11 (16.67%) Data Protection
10 9 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (9.09%) Programme Management
12 5 (7.58%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (7.58%) Security Management
12 5 (7.58%) ISMS
12 5 (7.58%) Cyber Security
13 4 (6.06%) SDLC
13 4 (6.06%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (56.06%) CISM
2 29 (43.94%) CISMP
3 19 (28.79%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (21.21%) CCENT
5 11 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (15.15%) CCNP
7 9 (13.64%) CCNA
8 8 (12.12%) A+ Certification
8 8 (12.12%) SC Cleared
8 8 (12.12%) Security Cleared
9 5 (7.58%) CEH
10 3 (4.55%) ISACA
11 2 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (3.03%) GIAC
12 1 (1.52%) CISA
12 1 (1.52%) ISEB
12 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
12 1 (1.52%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (22.73%) QA
3 3 (4.55%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.52%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 27 (40.91%) Cisco
2 25 (37.88%) CheckPoint
2 25 (37.88%) Clearswift
2 25 (37.88%) Kaspersky
3 15 (22.73%) Citrix
4 14 (21.21%) VMware
5 9 (13.64%) ArcSight
5 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
6 7 (10.61%) Symantec
7 3 (4.55%) Lotus
8 2 (3.03%) Sun
8 2 (3.03%) Sophos
8 2 (3.03%) Websense
8 2 (3.03%) Qualys
9 1 (1.52%) Trustwave
9 1 (1.52%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.52%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.52%) IronPort
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