The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 73 91 69
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -22
Contract jobs citing CISSP 17 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.28% 0.16% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.83% 0.95% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
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£531 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £450 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £440 £478
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.17 £39.75 -
% change year-on-year
+28.72% -
CISSP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Qualifications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
352 210 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 26.61% 16.50% 20.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 119 158
Average daily rate £400 £386 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 17
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -41.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £47.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+27.33% -10.71%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISSP across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

CISSP
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISSP across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Staines - 7 £513 - 1
Dorking - 1 £625 -
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 29 (48.33%) Management Information System
2 27 (45.00%) CISM
3 26 (43.33%) ITIL
3 26 (43.33%) Finance
3 26 (43.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (38.33%) PCI DSS
5 22 (36.67%) Firewall
6 21 (35.00%) Information Security
7 19 (31.67%) Risk Management
7 19 (31.67%) Cisco
8 17 (28.33%) TCP/IP
8 17 (28.33%) DNS
8 17 (28.33%) Security Management
9 16 (26.67%) Load Balancing
10 15 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
10 15 (25.00%) F5
11 14 (23.33%) LogLogic
11 14 (23.33%) Network Architecture
11 14 (23.33%) Tradeweb
11 14 (23.33%) SolarWinds
11 14 (23.33%) Tufin
11 14 (23.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 14 (23.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 14 (23.33%) Multicast
11 14 (23.33%) Lancope
11 14 (23.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 14 (23.33%) RMDS
11 14 (23.33%) Blue Coat
11 14 (23.33%) Wireshark
11 14 (23.33%) TippingPoint

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 14 (23.33%) RMDS
2 1 (1.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (36.67%) Firewall
2 17 (28.33%) TCP/IP
2 17 (28.33%) DNS
3 14 (23.33%) DHCP
3 14 (23.33%) Wireshark
3 14 (23.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 14 (23.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 14 (23.33%) Multicast
4 10 (16.67%) Network Security
5 3 (5.00%) VPN
6 2 (3.33%) TACACS
6 2 (3.33%) SSL
6 2 (3.33%) Wireless
6 2 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.67%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.67%) VLAN
7 1 (1.67%) Wireless Security
7 1 (1.67%) Internet
7 1 (1.67%) LAN
7 1 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) MySQL
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
General
1 26 (43.33%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Legal
3 2 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (65.00%) Consultant
2 32 (53.33%) Security Consultant
3 14 (23.33%) Network Consultant
4 8 (13.33%) Architect
4 8 (13.33%) Network Security Consultant
5 7 (11.67%) Security Manager
6 6 (10.00%) Firewall Consultant
6 6 (10.00%) Security Architect
7 4 (6.67%) IT Security Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) IT Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) IT Security Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Security Officer
9 2 (3.33%) IT Security Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Information Security Officer
9 2 (3.33%) Head of Security
9 2 (3.33%) Security Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) IT Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Information Security Consultant
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Security Consultant
9 2 (3.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.33%) Rendezvous
2 2 (3.33%) Middleware
3 1 (1.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 29 (48.33%) Management Information System
2 14 (23.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 9 (15.00%) PKI
3 9 (15.00%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (10.00%) Smart Meter
5 5 (8.33%) Cryptography
6 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.33%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.33%) CMDB
6 2 (3.33%) NHS
7 1 (1.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Linux
2 3 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (1.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) ITIL
2 21 (35.00%) Information Security
3 19 (31.67%) Risk Management
4 17 (28.33%) Security Management
5 16 (26.67%) Load Balancing
6 15 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
7 14 (23.33%) Service Management
7 14 (23.33%) Change Management
7 14 (23.33%) Network Architecture
8 13 (21.67%) Vulnerability Management
9 10 (16.67%) Data Protection
9 10 (16.67%) PRINCE2
10 9 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (15.00%) OWASP
11 8 (13.33%) Change Control
12 7 (11.67%) ISMS
12 7 (11.67%) SDLC
12 7 (11.67%) Security Testing
12 7 (11.67%) E-Commerce
12 7 (11.67%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.67%) C
2 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (45.00%) CISM
2 12 (20.00%) CRISC
3 8 (13.33%) CISA
4 3 (5.00%) Degree
4 3 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.33%) CCSP
5 2 (3.33%) CCSA
5 2 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.33%) MCITP
5 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) CCDA
6 1 (1.67%) CCDP
6 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (43.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (38.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.67%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) Nessus
2 1 (1.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 19 (31.67%) Cisco
2 15 (25.00%) F5
3 14 (23.33%) LogLogic
3 14 (23.33%) Lancope
3 14 (23.33%) TippingPoint
3 14 (23.33%) Tradeweb
3 14 (23.33%) SolarWinds
3 14 (23.33%) Tufin
3 14 (23.33%) Juniper
3 14 (23.33%) CheckPoint
3 14 (23.33%) TIBCO
3 14 (23.33%) Bloomberg
3 14 (23.33%) Radianz
3 14 (23.33%) Blue Coat
3 14 (23.33%) NetScout
4 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.00%) SAP
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle
5 2 (3.33%) Software AG
5 2 (3.33%) Qualys