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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 141 165 193
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +28
Contract jobs citing CISSP 116 75 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.24% 0.82% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.91% 3.01% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 46 17
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£450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £525 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £450 £431
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -
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
2362 2494 2162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.27% 27.17% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1315 1232 1124
Average daily rate £375 £350 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 103 123
Average hourly rate £21.55 £16.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.60% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.00 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.13
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.64%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +42 34 £471 +4.72% 4
Buckinghamshire +27 28 £450 -5.26% 10
Berkshire -4 16 £425 +13.33% 28
Hampshire 0 15 £450 +2.85% 7
Middlesex +8 12 £453 -4.73%
Oxfordshire - 6 £550 - 6
Kent 0 2 £525 +20.00% 4
West Sussex -22 2 - -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 105 (47.73%) Information Security
2 77 (35.00%) Firewall
3 73 (33.18%) CISM
4 64 (29.09%) Management Information System
5 61 (27.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 58 (26.36%) PCI DSS
7 56 (25.45%) ITIL
8 52 (23.64%) Risk Management
9 51 (23.18%) Security Management
10 46 (20.91%) Cisco
11 45 (20.45%) Finance
12 43 (19.55%) Vulnerability Management
13 42 (19.09%) Penetration Testing
14 40 (18.18%) CheckPoint
15 37 (16.82%) Security Cleared
16 35 (15.91%) Security Architecture
17 31 (14.09%) TCP/IP
18 30 (13.64%) Network Security
18 30 (13.64%) SC Cleared
19 28 (12.73%) VPN
19 28 (12.73%) Project Management
20 27 (12.27%) Microsoft
20 27 (12.27%) Stakeholder Management
20 27 (12.27%) F5
21 26 (11.82%) Cisco Certification
21 26 (11.82%) Change Management
22 25 (11.36%) SIEM
22 25 (11.36%) Tufin
23 24 (10.91%) Cyber Security
23 24 (10.91%) Linux

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 18 (8.18%) IIS
2 3 (1.36%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.91%) Apache
4 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (7.73%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.82%) MS Office
3 8 (3.64%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (6.36%) RMDS
2 2 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.91%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.45%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 77 (35.00%) Firewall
2 31 (14.09%) TCP/IP
3 30 (13.64%) Network Security
4 28 (12.73%) VPN
5 21 (9.55%) OSPF
6 20 (9.09%) DNS
7 19 (8.64%) LAN
8 18 (8.18%) DHCP
9 17 (7.73%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (7.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 16 (7.27%) Wireshark
11 15 (6.82%) RIP
11 15 (6.82%) WAN
12 14 (6.36%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 14 (6.36%) Multicast
12 14 (6.36%) Wireless
12 14 (6.36%) IPsec
13 13 (5.91%) SSL
14 12 (5.45%) Internet
15 11 (5.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.00%) DB2
1 11 (5.00%) DB2 UDB
2 6 (2.73%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.36%) Big Data
4 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.45%) MySQL
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 45 (20.45%) Finance
2 23 (10.45%) Telecoms
3 15 (6.82%) Banking
4 11 (5.00%) Legal
5 6 (2.73%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.27%) Retail
7 2 (0.91%) Billing
7 2 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.45%) Back Office
8 1 (0.45%) Automotive
8 1 (0.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 69 (31.36%) Consultant
2 57 (25.91%) Security Consultant
3 48 (21.82%) Architect
4 43 (19.55%) Security Architect
5 40 (18.18%) Analyst
6 34 (15.45%) Security Analyst
7 16 (7.27%) Security Manager
7 16 (7.27%) Security Engineer
8 15 (6.82%) Network Consultant
9 14 (6.36%) Design Engineer
9 14 (6.36%) IT Security Analyst
10 11 (5.00%) IP Engineer
11 9 (4.09%) Network Security Consultant
12 8 (3.64%) Security Specialist
12 8 (3.64%) Project Manager
13 7 (3.18%) Information Analyst
13 7 (3.18%) Information Security Analyst
14 6 (2.73%) Network Design Engineer
14 6 (2.73%) Firewall Consultant
14 6 (2.73%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.36%) SOAP
1 14 (6.36%) Rendezvous
2 11 (5.00%) XML
2 11 (5.00%) .NET
2 11 (5.00%) HTML
3 10 (4.55%) Middleware
4 9 (4.09%) SAML
4 9 (4.09%) OAuth
4 9 (4.09%) OpenID
5 6 (2.73%) JSP
6 3 (1.36%) Web Services
6 3 (1.36%) SAP Basis
7 2 (0.91%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 64 (29.09%) Management Information System
2 24 (10.91%) PKI
3 17 (7.73%) Data Centre
4 16 (7.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 13 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (4.09%) SecurID
7 9 (4.09%) Cryptography
7 9 (4.09%) Smart Meter
8 6 (2.73%) Human Factors
9 4 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.82%) RMADS
9 4 (1.82%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.82%) SCADA
10 3 (1.36%) Statistics
10 3 (1.36%) CMDB
11 2 (0.91%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.91%) IBM Mainframe
11 2 (0.91%) AS400
11 2 (0.91%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.91%) Linux
2 23 (10.45%) Windows
3 9 (4.09%) UNIX
4 4 (1.82%) AIX
4 4 (1.82%) Solaris
5 2 (0.91%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (47.73%) Information Security
2 56 (25.45%) ITIL
3 52 (23.64%) Risk Management
4 51 (23.18%) Security Management
5 43 (19.55%) Vulnerability Management
6 42 (19.09%) Penetration Testing
7 35 (15.91%) Security Architecture
8 28 (12.73%) Project Management
9 27 (12.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 26 (11.82%) Change Management
11 25 (11.36%) SIEM
12 24 (10.91%) Cyber Security
12 24 (10.91%) Risk Assessment
12 24 (10.91%) TOGAF
13 23 (10.45%) OWASP
14 21 (9.55%) Load Balancing
14 21 (9.55%) Data Protection
15 19 (8.64%) Security Testing
15 19 (8.64%) Change Control
16 18 (8.18%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (10.45%) SQL
2 11 (5.00%) VB
2 11 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.27%) C
4 3 (1.36%) VBScript
4 3 (1.36%) ABAP
5 2 (0.91%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.45%) Python
6 1 (0.45%) Java
6 1 (0.45%) Perl
6 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 73 (33.18%) CISM
2 37 (16.82%) Security Cleared
3 30 (13.64%) SC Cleared
4 26 (11.82%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (10.91%) Degree
6 22 (10.00%) CRISC
7 20 (9.09%) GIAC
7 20 (9.09%) CISA
8 14 (6.36%) DV Cleared
8 14 (6.36%) ISSAP
9 13 (5.91%) CCNP
10 12 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (3.64%) CEH
11 8 (3.64%) CCSP
11 8 (3.64%) PMP
11 8 (3.64%) PMI Certification
12 7 (3.18%) MCSE
13 6 (2.73%) ACSA
13 6 (2.73%) CCIE
13 6 (2.73%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (27.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 58 (26.36%) PCI DSS
3 13 (5.91%) SLA
4 7 (3.18%) COBIT
5 6 (2.73%) JSP 440
6 5 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (2.27%) COSO
7 3 (1.36%) GxP
8 2 (0.91%) QA
9 1 (0.45%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 14 (6.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.91%) XenApp
3 2 (0.91%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.91%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (4.09%) TrustSec
2 6 (2.73%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (2.73%) Nessus
3 5 (2.27%) SCCM
4 3 (1.36%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.45%) Control-M
Vendors
1 46 (20.91%) Cisco
2 40 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 27 (12.27%) Microsoft
3 27 (12.27%) F5
4 25 (11.36%) Tufin
5 22 (10.00%) Juniper
6 19 (8.64%) McAfee
7 16 (7.27%) Blue Coat
8 14 (6.36%) Lancope
8 14 (6.36%) Tradeweb
8 14 (6.36%) TippingPoint
8 14 (6.36%) SolarWinds
8 14 (6.36%) LogLogic
8 14 (6.36%) Radianz
8 14 (6.36%) TIBCO
8 14 (6.36%) Bloomberg
8 14 (6.36%) NetScout
9 13 (5.91%) ArcSight
10 11 (5.00%) SAP
10 11 (5.00%) Fortinet
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