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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 154 194 170
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -24
Contract jobs citing CISSP 107 50 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.09% 0.56% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.78% 2.18% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 27 23
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£450 £500 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £415 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £558 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £500 £396
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +26.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £68.00 £41.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+64.84% -2.94%
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
2831 2294 1722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.87% 25.48% 22.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1433 1105 786
Average daily rate £375 £356 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +3.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £217 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £491 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.06% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 127 112
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.03 £12.83 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -33.96%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISSP across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 March 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
Surrey +28 41 £425 -21.29% 6
Berkshire +24 34 £545 +9.00% 11
Middlesex +9 10 £572 +11.60% 1
Hampshire -20 6 £406 -24.41% 1
Buckinghamshire -1 5 £650 -
West Sussex -17 4 £300 -40.00%
M4 Corridor - 1 £500 -
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 3
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 103 (45.78%) Information Security
2 101 (44.89%) CISM
3 75 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 71 (31.56%) Firewall
5 70 (31.11%) PCI DSS
6 67 (29.78%) ITIL
7 65 (28.89%) Security Cleared
8 61 (27.11%) Risk Management
9 50 (22.22%) SC Cleared
10 46 (20.44%) PRINCE2
10 46 (20.44%) CRISC
11 45 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 44 (19.56%) CheckPoint
13 43 (19.11%) Network Security
14 42 (18.67%) Cisco
15 41 (18.22%) CISA
16 40 (17.78%) Telecoms
17 38 (16.89%) Management Information System
17 38 (16.89%) TOGAF
17 38 (16.89%) Vulnerability Management
18 33 (14.67%) Penetration Testing
19 32 (14.22%) Cisco Certification
20 31 (13.78%) DV Cleared
20 31 (13.78%) Degree
21 30 (13.33%) OSPF
22 29 (12.89%) Microsoft
22 29 (12.89%) Enterprise Architecture
23 28 (12.44%) Change Control
24 27 (12.00%) Security Architecture
24 27 (12.00%) F5

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 11 (4.89%) IIS
2 7 (3.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (2.67%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.22%) MS Office
2 5 (2.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (3.56%) RMDS
2 2 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.89%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (31.56%) Firewall
2 43 (19.11%) Network Security
3 30 (13.33%) OSPF
4 27 (12.00%) TCP/IP
5 21 (9.33%) VPN
5 21 (9.33%) Internet
6 20 (8.89%) RIP
6 20 (8.89%) IPsec
7 17 (7.56%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (7.11%) Wireless
8 16 (7.11%) SSL
9 12 (5.33%) DHCP
10 11 (4.89%) LAN
10 11 (4.89%) WLAN
10 11 (4.89%) Cisco ISE
11 9 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 9 (4.00%) Wireshark
12 8 (3.56%) DNS
12 8 (3.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 8 (3.56%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.44%) TestDirector
1 1 (0.44%) Metasploit
General
1 40 (17.78%) Telecoms
2 24 (10.67%) Finance
3 6 (2.67%) Publishing
3 6 (2.67%) Banking
4 5 (2.22%) Legal
5 2 (0.89%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.89%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.89%) Back Office
6 1 (0.44%) Games
6 1 (0.44%) Advertising
6 1 (0.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (30.22%) Consultant
2 59 (26.22%) Security Consultant
3 32 (14.22%) Architect
4 31 (13.78%) Analyst
5 29 (12.89%) Security Architect
6 27 (12.00%) Security Analyst
7 24 (10.67%) Security Engineer
8 23 (10.22%) Design Engineer
9 14 (6.22%) Project Manager
10 13 (5.78%) Network Engineer
10 13 (5.78%) Network Design Engineer
11 12 (5.33%) Security Manager
11 12 (5.33%) IP Engineer
11 12 (5.33%) Network Security Engineer
12 11 (4.89%) Security Specialist
13 10 (4.44%) Information Security Consultant
14 9 (4.00%) Information Security Analyst
14 9 (4.00%) Information Analyst
15 8 (3.56%) Network Consultant
16 7 (3.11%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.67%) SAML
1 24 (10.67%) OAuth
1 24 (10.67%) OpenID
2 8 (3.56%) Rendezvous
3 5 (2.22%) JSP
4 3 (1.33%) SOAP
4 3 (1.33%) Middleware
5 2 (0.89%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.89%) Management Information System
2 19 (8.44%) PKI
3 16 (7.11%) SecurID
4 15 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
5 14 (6.22%) Cryptography
6 12 (5.33%) Smart Meter
7 11 (4.89%) RMADS
8 9 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (3.56%) Computer Science
10 7 (3.11%) CMDB
11 6 (2.67%) Human Factors
12 4 (1.78%) SCADA
13 3 (1.33%) Statistics
13 3 (1.33%) CESG
13 3 (1.33%) CESG CLAS
13 3 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (0.89%) Algorithms
15 1 (0.44%) Device Driver
15 1 (0.44%) Smartcard
15 1 (0.44%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.22%) Windows
2 18 (8.00%) Linux
3 8 (3.56%) UNIX
4 2 (0.89%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.89%) AIX
5 1 (0.44%) Solaris
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (45.78%) Information Security
2 67 (29.78%) ITIL
3 61 (27.11%) Risk Management
4 46 (20.44%) PRINCE2
5 45 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 38 (16.89%) TOGAF
6 38 (16.89%) Vulnerability Management
7 33 (14.67%) Penetration Testing
8 29 (12.89%) Enterprise Architecture
9 28 (12.44%) Change Control
10 27 (12.00%) Security Architecture
11 24 (10.67%) Security Management
12 23 (10.22%) Risk Assessment
12 23 (10.22%) Identity Management
12 23 (10.22%) OWASP
13 22 (9.78%) Business Development
14 18 (8.00%) Change Management
15 17 (7.56%) Incident Management
15 17 (7.56%) Security Testing
16 16 (7.11%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.56%) SQL
2 4 (1.78%) C
3 3 (1.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.89%) Java
5 1 (0.44%) Perl
5 1 (0.44%) Python
5 1 (0.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 101 (44.89%) CISM
2 65 (28.89%) Security Cleared
3 50 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 46 (20.44%) CRISC
5 41 (18.22%) CISA
6 32 (14.22%) Cisco Certification
7 31 (13.78%) DV Cleared
7 31 (13.78%) Degree
8 18 (8.00%) CCNP
9 17 (7.56%) GIAC
10 12 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (4.89%) PMP
11 11 (4.89%) PMI Certification
12 9 (4.00%) CCNA
12 9 (4.00%) MCSE
13 8 (3.56%) CEH
14 7 (3.11%) CISMP
14 7 (3.11%) GCIA
15 6 (2.67%) MCP
16 5 (2.22%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 70 (31.11%) PCI DSS
3 9 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.22%) JSP 440
5 3 (1.33%) COBIT
6 2 (0.89%) QA
6 2 (0.89%) COSO
7 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (6.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.89%) XenApp
2 2 (0.89%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.44%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.44%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 6 (2.67%) Nessus
2 5 (2.22%) SCCM
3 2 (0.89%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.44%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (0.44%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 44 (19.56%) CheckPoint
2 42 (18.67%) Cisco
3 29 (12.89%) Microsoft
4 27 (12.00%) F5
5 25 (11.11%) Tufin
6 19 (8.44%) Fortinet
7 15 (6.67%) AlgoSec
8 14 (6.22%) Juniper
9 12 (5.33%) McAfee
10 11 (4.89%) CA
11 9 (4.00%) ArcSight
11 9 (4.00%) TippingPoint
11 9 (4.00%) Blue Coat
12 8 (3.56%) NetScout
12 8 (3.56%) Tradeweb
12 8 (3.56%) LogLogic
12 8 (3.56%) SolarWinds
12 8 (3.56%) Radianz
12 8 (3.56%) TIBCO
12 8 (3.56%) Bloomberg
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