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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 109 115 120
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing CISSP 33 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.06% 0.37% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.54% 1.34% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 3 7
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£525 £260 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+101.92% -38.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £236 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £472 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £495 £467 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +9.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
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
932 673 790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.98% 27.45% 31.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 378 438
Average daily rate £414 £375 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.40% +3.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 43 64
Average hourly rate £39.00 £23.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.95% -35.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.14 £37.00 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISSP across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Devon +6 15 £525 -
Gloucestershire -15 9 £388 +58.16% 6
Bristol - 5 £245 - 9
Wiltshire -4 4 £500 - 1
Avon - - - -
Dorset - - - - 1
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 50 (70.42%) Security Cleared
2 31 (43.66%) SC Cleared
3 26 (36.62%) Firewall
3 26 (36.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (35.21%) Information Security
5 24 (33.80%) CISM
6 20 (28.17%) LAN
6 20 (28.17%) WAN
7 16 (22.54%) Cisco
7 16 (22.54%) Risk Management
7 16 (22.54%) Information Assurance
8 15 (21.13%) DV Cleared
8 15 (21.13%) Network Management
8 15 (21.13%) Telecoms
8 15 (21.13%) Telnet
8 15 (21.13%) FTP
8 15 (21.13%) SNMP
8 15 (21.13%) TCP/IP
8 15 (21.13%) CCIE
8 15 (21.13%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (21.13%) MPLS
9 14 (19.72%) CCNP
9 14 (19.72%) CEH
10 13 (18.31%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (18.31%) PCI DSS
11 12 (16.90%) SIEM
11 12 (16.90%) Management Information System
11 12 (16.90%) OSPF
12 11 (15.49%) ISSAP
12 11 (15.49%) ISSMP

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (36.62%) Firewall
2 20 (28.17%) LAN
2 20 (28.17%) WAN
3 15 (21.13%) Telnet
3 15 (21.13%) FTP
3 15 (21.13%) SNMP
3 15 (21.13%) TCP/IP
3 15 (21.13%) MPLS
4 13 (18.31%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (16.90%) OSPF
6 11 (15.49%) Network Security
7 5 (7.04%) VPN
8 4 (5.63%) Internet
8 4 (5.63%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.41%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Metasploit
General
1 15 (21.13%) Telecoms
2 9 (12.68%) Finance
3 6 (8.45%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.23%) Retail
5 2 (2.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (19.72%) Consultant
2 12 (16.90%) Security Architect
2 12 (16.90%) Architect
3 11 (15.49%) Designer
4 9 (12.68%) Security Consultant
5 8 (11.27%) Security Designer
5 8 (11.27%) Network Support
6 4 (5.63%) Tester
6 4 (5.63%) Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) IT Consultant
6 4 (5.63%) IT Security Consultant
7 3 (4.23%) Network Design Consultant
7 3 (4.23%) Penetration Tester
7 3 (4.23%) IT Auditor
7 3 (4.23%) Security Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Auditor
7 3 (4.23%) IT Security Auditor
7 3 (4.23%) Information Architect
7 3 (4.23%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Management Information System
2 9 (12.68%) RMADS
3 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.41%) CESG
4 1 (1.41%) PKI
4 1 (1.41%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Windows
2 4 (5.63%) UNIX
3 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.21%) Information Security
2 16 (22.54%) Risk Management
2 16 (22.54%) Information Assurance
3 15 (21.13%) Network Management
4 12 (16.90%) SIEM
5 10 (14.08%) ITIL
5 10 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (12.68%) Identity Management
7 8 (11.27%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (11.27%) Performance Management
7 8 (11.27%) Security Architecture
7 8 (11.27%) Network Performance Management
8 7 (9.86%) OWASP
8 7 (9.86%) Network Design
8 7 (9.86%) Security Management
8 7 (9.86%) SOA
9 6 (8.45%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (7.04%) Cyber Security
10 5 (7.04%) Data Protection
10 5 (7.04%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.23%) C
2 1 (1.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (70.42%) Security Cleared
2 31 (43.66%) SC Cleared
3 24 (33.80%) CISM
4 15 (21.13%) DV Cleared
4 15 (21.13%) CCIE
4 15 (21.13%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (19.72%) CCNP
5 14 (19.72%) CEH
6 11 (15.49%) ISSAP
6 11 (15.49%) ISSMP
7 9 (12.68%) Degree
8 6 (8.45%) CISA
9 5 (7.04%) SSCP
10 3 (4.23%) ISACA
10 3 (4.23%) GPEN
10 3 (4.23%) GSEC
10 3 (4.23%) Security+ Certification
10 3 (4.23%) GIAC
10 3 (4.23%) MCP
11 2 (2.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (36.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (18.31%) PCI DSS
3 7 (9.86%) ISO 9000
4 5 (7.04%) SLA
5 3 (4.23%) JSP 440
5 3 (4.23%) COBIT
5 3 (4.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (2.82%) ISO 9001
6 2 (2.82%) ISO 14001
6 2 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.41%) Snort
1 1 (1.41%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) SCCM
2 4 (5.63%) Nessus
3 2 (2.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) Cisco
2 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.23%) Juniper
4 2 (2.82%) Sourcefire
4 2 (2.82%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.41%) VMware
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle
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