The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 26 June 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 53 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing CISSP 17 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.99% 0.71% 1.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.14% 2.53% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 6
Median daily rate £463 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 - £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 £51.17 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+36.79% +19.00%
CISSP
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
277 237 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 32.44% 27.95% 32.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 106 137
Median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 4
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £14.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +45.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +26.94%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

CISSP
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISSP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 Reading region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 13 (37.14%) Information Security
2 12 (34.29%) TCP/IP
3 11 (31.43%) GCIA
3 11 (31.43%) GCIH
3 11 (31.43%) CEH
4 10 (28.57%) CISM
4 10 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (28.57%) SIEM
5 9 (25.71%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (25.71%) Firewall
6 8 (22.86%) PCI DSS
7 7 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 7 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (20.00%) F5
7 7 (20.00%) Windows
7 7 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
8 6 (17.14%) Analytics
9 5 (14.29%) FortiGate
9 5 (14.29%) High Availability
9 5 (14.29%) FWSM
9 5 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (14.29%) Deep Packet Inspection
9 5 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
9 5 (14.29%) BIG-IP
9 5 (14.29%) Wireshark
9 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
9 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 5 (14.29%) Cisco ASA

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) TCP/IP
2 10 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (25.71%) Firewall
4 5 (14.29%) BGP
4 5 (14.29%) BIG-IP
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
4 5 (14.29%) DNS
4 5 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (14.29%) FWSM
4 5 (14.29%) HTTP
4 5 (14.29%) HTTPS
4 5 (14.29%) OSPF
4 5 (14.29%) RIP
4 5 (14.29%) SMTP
4 5 (14.29%) SNMP
4 5 (14.29%) VRRP
4 5 (14.29%) Wireshark
5 4 (11.43%) Network Security
6 3 (8.57%) Wireless Security
General
1 2 (5.71%) Banking
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Consultant
2 12 (34.29%) Security Consultant
3 10 (28.57%) Security Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) IP Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) IP Security Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Information Security Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Security Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) SOC Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Field Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) IT Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) IT Security Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Security Architect
9 1 (2.86%) CISSP Architect
9 1 (2.86%) CISSP Consultant
9 1 (2.86%) CISSP Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) CLAS Architect
9 1 (2.86%) IT Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 5 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (11.43%) iPad
2 4 (11.43%) SCADA
2 4 (11.43%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (8.57%) PKI
4 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.86%) Grid Computing
5 1 (2.86%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.57%) Linux
4 2 (5.71%) Solaris
4 2 (5.71%) Unix
5 1 (2.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Information Security
2 10 (28.57%) SIEM
3 9 (25.71%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 6 (17.14%) Analytics
5 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
6 5 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
6 5 (14.29%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 5 (14.29%) High Availability
6 5 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 5 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 5 (14.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 4 (11.43%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (11.43%) Security Management
7 4 (11.43%) Security Operations
7 4 (11.43%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) Identity Management
8 3 (8.57%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (8.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (8.57%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) CEH
1 11 (31.43%) GCIA
1 11 (31.43%) GCIH
2 10 (28.57%) CISM
3 5 (14.29%) CCNP
3 5 (14.29%) CCSA
3 5 (14.29%) CCSE
3 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 4 (11.43%) Degree
4 4 (11.43%) GIAC
4 4 (11.43%) GSEC
4 4 (11.43%) ISSAP
4 4 (11.43%) SANS
5 3 (8.57%) MCSE
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.86%) CISA
6 1 (2.86%) CITP
6 1 (2.86%) ISSEP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) PCI DSS
2 7 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (14.29%) RMADS
4 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) ProxySG
2 3 (8.57%) ISA Server
2 3 (8.57%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) FortiGate
1 5 (14.29%) RSA Security Analytics
2 3 (8.57%) RSA Archer
2 3 (8.57%) WSUS
3 1 (2.86%) Nessus
3 1 (2.86%) Nexpose
3 1 (2.86%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) F5
2 5 (14.29%) Blue Coat
2 5 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 5 (14.29%) Cisco
2 5 (14.29%) NetWitness
3 4 (11.43%) Qualys
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.71%) FireEye
6 1 (2.86%) Forcepoint
6 1 (2.86%) LogRhythm
6 1 (2.86%) Rapid7
6 1 (2.86%) Sourcefire