The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 171 158 150
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Contract jobs citing CISSP 71 114 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.92% 1.20% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.59% 4.39% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 77 44
Median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £390 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 £32.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+118.75% -32.63%
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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1975 2596 2906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.52% 27.44% 29.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1219 1527 1437
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 144 141
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.90 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% +91.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.95 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.89 £50.00 £42.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

CISSP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISSP across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

CISSP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

CISSP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +32 20 £500 +14.28% 1
Berkshire -16 15 £500 -6.97% 2
Hampshire -1 13 £431 -21.59% 4
Oxfordshire +3 7 £300 -14.28%
Surrey -11 7 £413 -17.50% 1
West Sussex +10 5 £400 -15.78%
Middlesex - 2 £493 -
Kent +1 1 £550 +10.00%
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 South East region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 109 (60.56%) Information Security
2 64 (35.56%) CISM
3 61 (33.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 58 (32.22%) Cybersecurity
5 55 (30.56%) PCI DSS
6 50 (27.78%) Risk Management
7 49 (27.22%) Management Information System
7 49 (27.22%) Security Cleared
8 46 (25.56%) Windows
9 43 (23.89%) Information Assurance
10 42 (23.33%) Penetration Testing
11 41 (22.78%) Firewall
12 38 (21.11%) SC Cleared
13 36 (20.00%) CESG
14 35 (19.44%) Microsoft
14 35 (19.44%) CEH
14 35 (19.44%) ISMS
15 33 (18.33%) Cryptography
16 32 (17.78%) CESG Certified Professional
17 31 (17.22%) Cisco
18 30 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
18 30 (16.67%) Security Architecture
19 29 (16.11%) Patch Management
19 29 (16.11%) Finance
20 27 (15.00%) CISA
20 27 (15.00%) ITIL
20 27 (15.00%) Degree
21 25 (13.89%) Active Directory
21 25 (13.89%) IPsec
21 25 (13.89%) OWASP

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (7.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.78%) IIS
3 3 (1.67%) Apache
4 2 (1.11%) JBoss
4 2 (1.11%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.56%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 11 (6.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.22%) MS Project
2 4 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (3.33%) SaaS
2 5 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.56%) IaaS
4 1 (0.56%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (22.78%) Firewall
2 25 (13.89%) IPsec
3 18 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 17 (9.44%) Internet
5 15 (8.33%) Network Security
5 15 (8.33%) SMTP
5 15 (8.33%) SSH
6 14 (7.78%) Wireless
7 13 (7.22%) TCP/IP
8 12 (6.67%) SSL
8 12 (6.67%) VPN
9 11 (6.11%) FTP
10 8 (4.44%) LAN
10 8 (4.44%) WAN
11 6 (3.33%) DNS
12 5 (2.78%) HTTP
13 4 (2.22%) Junos
13 4 (2.22%) LDAP
13 4 (2.22%) MPLS
13 4 (2.22%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.67%) Big Data
2 3 (1.67%) Star Schema
3 2 (1.11%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.56%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (0.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) AppScan
1 1 (0.56%) Burp Suite
1 1 (0.56%) GDB
1 1 (0.56%) WinDbg
General
1 29 (16.11%) Finance
2 19 (10.56%) Telecoms
3 11 (6.11%) Legal
4 6 (3.33%) Retail
5 4 (2.22%) Law
6 3 (1.67%) Back Office
7 1 (0.56%) Banking
7 1 (0.56%) Billing
7 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 41 (22.78%) Consultant
2 36 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 33 (18.33%) Analyst
4 32 (17.78%) Architect
5 29 (16.11%) Security Architect
6 25 (13.89%) Security Analyst
7 18 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
8 15 (8.33%) Security Advisor
9 12 (6.67%) CISSP Architect
9 12 (6.67%) Information Assurance Leader
10 10 (5.56%) Security Engineer
10 10 (5.56%) Security Manager
11 9 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
12 8 (4.44%) CISSP Consultant
13 7 (3.89%) Network Engineer
13 7 (3.89%) Network Security Engineer
14 6 (3.33%) Information Analyst
14 6 (3.33%) Penetration Tester
14 6 (3.33%) Security Specialist
14 6 (3.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.33%) Middleware
2 4 (2.22%) Regular Expression
3 3 (1.67%) Web Services
4 2 (1.11%) ELK Stack
4 2 (1.11%) SAML
5 1 (0.56%) .NET
5 1 (0.56%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.56%) CGI
5 1 (0.56%) HTML
5 1 (0.56%) jQuery
5 1 (0.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 49 (27.22%) Management Information System
2 36 (20.00%) CESG
3 33 (18.33%) Cryptography
4 17 (9.44%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (9.44%) PKI
5 15 (8.33%) Data Centre
6 14 (7.78%) Client/Server
7 12 (6.67%) Computer Science
8 11 (6.11%) Security Operations Centre
9 8 (4.44%) Cyberthreat
10 7 (3.89%) Public Cloud
11 5 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (2.22%) Driving Licence
12 4 (2.22%) Smart Meter
13 3 (1.67%) Cyber Attack
13 3 (1.67%) Smart Energy
14 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
14 1 (0.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 46 (25.56%) Windows
2 19 (10.56%) Linux
3 18 (10.00%) Unix
4 13 (7.22%) Windows Vista
5 6 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.22%) AIX
6 4 (2.22%) Solaris
7 3 (1.67%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.56%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (60.56%) Information Security
2 58 (32.22%) Cybersecurity
3 50 (27.78%) Risk Management
4 43 (23.89%) Information Assurance
5 42 (23.33%) Penetration Testing
6 35 (19.44%) ISMS
7 30 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
7 30 (16.67%) Security Architecture
8 29 (16.11%) Patch Management
9 27 (15.00%) ITIL
10 25 (13.89%) OWASP
11 24 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
12 23 (12.78%) Security Operations
12 23 (12.78%) SIEM
12 23 (12.78%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (12.22%) Risk Assessment
14 19 (10.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 18 (10.00%) Project Management
16 17 (9.44%) Security Management
17 16 (8.89%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.67%) Python
2 9 (5.00%) C#
2 9 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.44%) VB
4 7 (3.89%) SQL
5 4 (2.22%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.11%) Perl
7 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.56%) C
7 1 (0.56%) C++
7 1 (0.56%) Java
7 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 64 (35.56%) CISM
2 49 (27.22%) Security Cleared
3 38 (21.11%) SC Cleared
4 35 (19.44%) CEH
5 32 (17.78%) CESG Certified Professional
6 27 (15.00%) CISA
6 27 (15.00%) Degree
7 24 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (13.33%) GIAC
8 19 (10.56%) CCSP
8 19 (10.56%) GCIH
9 14 (7.78%) CCNP
9 14 (7.78%) SANS
10 12 (6.67%) GCIA
11 11 (6.11%) DV Cleared
12 10 (5.56%) CLAS
13 9 (5.00%) CCDP
14 8 (4.44%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 8 (4.44%) CompTIA Security+
14 8 (4.44%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (33.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 55 (30.56%) PCI DSS
3 20 (11.11%) RMADS
4 15 (8.33%) COBIT
5 9 (5.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 8 (4.44%) JSP 440
7 7 (3.89%) HIPAA
7 7 (3.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
9 4 (2.22%) COSO
9 4 (2.22%) SAS 70
10 3 (1.67%) ISO22301
11 1 (0.56%) Government Security Classifications
11 1 (0.56%) ISAE 3402
11 1 (0.56%) ISO27002
11 1 (0.56%) PA-DSS
11 1 (0.56%) SLA
11 1 (0.56%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 25 (13.89%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.11%) Sendmail
3 3 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.56%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.56%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (3.33%) QRadar
2 5 (2.78%) Nessus
2 5 (2.78%) Puppet
3 3 (1.67%) WSUS
4 2 (1.11%) Nexpose
4 2 (1.11%) Nmap
4 2 (1.11%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (1.11%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (0.56%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.56%) Core Impact
5 1 (0.56%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.56%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.56%) Kibana
5 1 (0.56%) logstash
5 1 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.56%) RSA enVision
5 1 (0.56%) SCCM
5 1 (0.56%) TrustSec
5 1 (0.56%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 35 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 31 (17.22%) Cisco
3 21 (11.67%) CheckPoint
4 17 (9.44%) Citrix
5 14 (7.78%) Intel Security
5 14 (7.78%) Oracle
6 11 (6.11%) Blue Coat
7 8 (4.44%) Juniper
8 7 (3.89%) Qualys
8 7 (3.89%) Splunk
9 6 (3.33%) F5
10 5 (2.78%) ArcSight
10 5 (2.78%) Fortinet
10 5 (2.78%) Palo Alto
11 4 (2.22%) Brocade
12 3 (1.67%) Apple
12 3 (1.67%) NetWitness
12 3 (1.67%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.67%) Sourcefire
12 3 (1.67%) VMware
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