The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 98 106 130
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +24
Contract jobs citing CISSP 45 29 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.51% 0.96% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.52% 3.46% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 8 7
Median daily rate £400 £379 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.54% -15.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £322 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £626 £421 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.50 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year
+52.63% -
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
996 837 949
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.48% 27.65% 32.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 492 607
Median daily rate £385 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £548 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 37 56
Median hourly rate £37.25 £38.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.61% +9.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.79 £18.20 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

CISSP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISSP across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

CISSP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

CISSP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Bristol +12 20 £488 +23.41% 4
Gloucestershire 0 13 £450 - 4
Wiltshire +1 7 £380 +7.88% 1
Dorset - 2 £280 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 West region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 47 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 46 (48.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 44 (46.81%) Information Security
4 39 (41.49%) Firewall
5 31 (32.98%) Information Assurance
5 31 (32.98%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 30 (31.91%) SIEM
7 25 (26.60%) Security Architecture
7 25 (26.60%) DV Cleared
8 24 (25.53%) Finance
9 23 (24.47%) CLAS
10 22 (23.40%) SC Cleared
11 19 (20.21%) PCI DSS
12 17 (18.09%) CISM
12 17 (18.09%) Management Information System
13 16 (17.02%) Internet
14 15 (15.96%) Windows
14 15 (15.96%) Data Centre
15 14 (14.89%) Threat Management
16 13 (13.83%) IISP
16 13 (13.83%) Linux
16 13 (13.83%) ITIL
16 13 (13.83%) CESG
16 13 (13.83%) Intrusion Detection
16 13 (13.83%) Compliance Audit
17 12 (12.77%) VMware
17 12 (12.77%) C
17 12 (12.77%) Forcepoint
17 12 (12.77%) Security Operations
17 12 (12.77%) Security Operations Centre

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 10 (10.64%) IIS
2 1 (1.06%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.51%) Office 365
3 1 (1.06%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (41.49%) Firewall
2 16 (17.02%) Internet
3 13 (13.83%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (9.57%) Cisco ISE
4 9 (9.57%) Network Security
5 4 (4.26%) Wireless
6 3 (3.19%) SSL
6 3 (3.19%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.13%) VPN
8 1 (1.06%) LAN
8 1 (1.06%) WAN
8 1 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
General
1 24 (25.53%) Finance
2 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.19%) Banking
3 3 (3.19%) Legal
4 2 (2.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 36 (38.30%) Consultant
2 24 (25.53%) Security Consultant
3 18 (19.15%) Analyst
4 13 (13.83%) Security Analyst
5 11 (11.70%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 10 (10.64%) IT Analyst
7 9 (9.57%) Architect
8 7 (7.45%) IT Security Analyst
8 7 (7.45%) Security Architect
9 6 (6.38%) CISSP Consultant
9 6 (6.38%) Information Assurance Practitioner
9 6 (6.38%) Security Specialist
9 6 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (6.38%) Senior Security Analyst
10 5 (5.32%) Information Analyst
10 5 (5.32%) Information Security Analyst
10 5 (5.32%) IT Consultant
10 5 (5.32%) IT Security Consultant
10 5 (5.32%) Security Advisor
10 5 (5.32%) SOC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.06%) .NET
1 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.06%) Classic ASP
1 1 (1.06%) Java EE
1 1 (1.06%) SOAP
1 1 (1.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.09%) Management Information System
2 15 (15.96%) Data Centre
3 13 (13.83%) CESG
4 12 (12.77%) Security Operations Centre
5 8 (8.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (6.38%) Algorithms
7 5 (5.32%) CESG CLAS
7 5 (5.32%) Computer Science
7 5 (5.32%) PKI
8 4 (4.26%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (4.26%) Internet of Things
9 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (2.13%) AS400
10 2 (2.13%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (2.13%) Mainframe
11 1 (1.06%) Cryptography
11 1 (1.06%) Cyber Attack
11 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
11 1 (1.06%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.96%) Windows
2 13 (13.83%) Linux
3 4 (4.26%) Unix
4 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.06%) Solaris
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (46.81%) Information Security
2 31 (32.98%) Information Assurance
3 30 (31.91%) SIEM
4 25 (26.60%) Security Architecture
5 14 (14.89%) Threat Management
6 13 (13.83%) Compliance Audit
6 13 (13.83%) ITIL
7 12 (12.77%) Security Operations
8 11 (11.70%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (11.70%) Risk Management
8 11 (11.70%) Vulnerability Management
9 10 (10.64%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (9.57%) Content Management
10 9 (9.57%) Risk Assessment
11 8 (8.51%) OWASP
12 7 (7.45%) DDoS Mitigation
13 6 (6.38%) Coaching
13 6 (6.38%) ITIL V3
13 6 (6.38%) Penetration Testing
13 6 (6.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.77%) C
2 3 (3.19%) Java
2 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.06%) C#
3 1 (1.06%) PHP
3 1 (1.06%) Python
3 1 (1.06%) Ruby
3 1 (1.06%) SQL
3 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (26.60%) DV Cleared
3 23 (24.47%) CLAS
4 22 (23.40%) SC Cleared
5 17 (18.09%) CISM
6 13 (13.83%) IISP
7 11 (11.70%) Degree
8 8 (8.51%) CESG Certified Professional
8 8 (8.51%) CREST Certified
9 7 (7.45%) SANS
10 6 (6.38%) CEH
11 5 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (5.32%) GIAC
12 4 (4.26%) CCNP
12 4 (4.26%) CISA
12 4 (4.26%) CRISC
12 4 (4.26%) GWAPT
12 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (4.26%) OSCE
12 4 (4.26%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (48.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (32.98%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 19 (20.21%) PCI DSS
4 10 (10.64%) JSP 440
4 10 (10.64%) RMADS
5 6 (6.38%) ISO27002
6 4 (4.26%) Government Security Classifications
6 4 (4.26%) ISO22301
6 4 (4.26%) ISO27005
7 2 (2.13%) COBIT
7 2 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (1.06%) COSO
8 1 (1.06%) HMG Infosec
8 1 (1.06%) QA
8 1 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (1.06%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 8 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (8.51%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (3.19%) SCCM
3 2 (2.13%) RSA enVision
4 1 (1.06%) Ansible
4 1 (1.06%) Nessus
4 1 (1.06%) Nmap
4 1 (1.06%) Puppet
4 1 (1.06%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 12 (12.77%) Forcepoint
1 12 (12.77%) VMware
2 11 (11.70%) Cisco
3 9 (9.57%) ArcSight
4 7 (7.45%) Cyber-Ark
5 3 (3.19%) LogRhythm
5 3 (3.19%) Splunk
6 2 (2.13%) IBM
6 2 (2.13%) Juniper
6 2 (2.13%) Qualys
7 1 (1.06%) Google
7 1 (1.06%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.06%) Palo Alto
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