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 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 68 88 82
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Contract jobs citing CISSP 25 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.93% 0.23% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.20% 1.22% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
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£493 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.44% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £428 £480
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.17 £43.00 -
% change year-on-year
+19.00% -
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
347 245 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 26.80% 18.65% 20.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 140 158
Average daily rate £400 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £239 £179
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 22 16 19
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -41.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £14.00 £19.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.77 £48.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%

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 1 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 1 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 +15 12 £513 -
Cobham -5 2 £471 +4.72%
Dorking - 1 £625 -
Woking - 1 - -
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 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 31 (44.93%) CISM
2 30 (43.48%) ITIL
2 30 (43.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (40.58%) Management Information System
4 27 (39.13%) Finance
5 26 (37.68%) Risk Management
5 26 (37.68%) PCI DSS
6 22 (31.88%) Firewall
6 22 (31.88%) Information Security
7 20 (28.99%) Cisco
8 19 (27.54%) Penetration Testing
9 17 (24.64%) DNS
9 17 (24.64%) CRISC
10 16 (23.19%) TCP/IP
10 16 (23.19%) Load Balancing
10 16 (23.19%) Security Management
11 15 (21.74%) Juniper
11 15 (21.74%) CheckPoint
11 15 (21.74%) Tufin
11 15 (21.74%) F5
12 14 (20.29%) LogLogic
12 14 (20.29%) TippingPoint
12 14 (20.29%) Network Architecture
12 14 (20.29%) Vulnerability Management
12 14 (20.29%) Tradeweb
12 14 (20.29%) SolarWinds
12 14 (20.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 14 (20.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 14 (20.29%) Multicast
12 14 (20.29%) Lancope

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (20.29%) RMDS
2 1 (1.45%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 22 (31.88%) Firewall
2 17 (24.64%) DNS
3 16 (23.19%) TCP/IP
4 14 (20.29%) Wireshark
4 14 (20.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 14 (20.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 14 (20.29%) Multicast
4 14 (20.29%) DHCP
5 10 (14.49%) Network Security
6 2 (2.90%) Wireless
6 2 (2.90%) VPN
7 1 (1.45%) LAN
7 1 (1.45%) WAN
7 1 (1.45%) SSL
7 1 (1.45%) Internet
7 1 (1.45%) TACACS
7 1 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.45%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.45%) VLAN
7 1 (1.45%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) MySQL
1 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
General
1 27 (39.13%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Legal
3 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.90%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 43 (62.32%) Consultant
2 36 (52.17%) Security Consultant
3 14 (20.29%) Network Consultant
4 12 (17.39%) Architect
5 8 (11.59%) Security Architect
5 8 (11.59%) Network Security Consultant
6 6 (8.70%) Firewall Consultant
6 6 (8.70%) Security Manager
7 4 (5.80%) IT Security Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) IT Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.35%) Security Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Security Officer
8 3 (4.35%) Head of Security
9 2 (2.90%) Lead Security Consultant
9 2 (2.90%) IT Security Manager
9 2 (2.90%) IT Security Architect
9 2 (2.90%) Information Security Officer
9 2 (2.90%) IT Architect
9 2 (2.90%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.29%) Rendezvous
2 2 (2.90%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (40.58%) Management Information System
2 14 (20.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 10 (14.49%) PKI
4 8 (11.59%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (11.59%) Smart Meter
5 7 (10.14%) Cryptography
6 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.90%) CMDB
8 1 (1.45%) NHS
8 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) Linux
2 2 (2.90%) UNIX
2 2 (2.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (43.48%) ITIL
2 26 (37.68%) Risk Management
3 22 (31.88%) Information Security
4 19 (27.54%) Penetration Testing
5 16 (23.19%) Load Balancing
5 16 (23.19%) Security Management
6 14 (20.29%) Service Management
6 14 (20.29%) Change Management
6 14 (20.29%) Network Architecture
6 14 (20.29%) Vulnerability Management
7 13 (18.84%) OWASP
7 13 (18.84%) PRINCE2
8 12 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (17.39%) Change Control
9 9 (13.04%) Data Protection
10 8 (11.59%) Security Architecture
10 8 (11.59%) Security Testing
11 7 (10.14%) E-Commerce
11 7 (10.14%) SDLC
12 6 (8.70%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) C
2 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (44.93%) CISM
2 17 (24.64%) CRISC
3 8 (11.59%) CISA
4 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (5.80%) MCITP
5 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.90%) CCSA
6 2 (2.90%) CCSP
6 2 (2.90%) Degree
6 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.45%) CCDA
7 1 (1.45%) CCDP
7 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (43.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (37.68%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.45%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.45%) XenApp
2 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) Nessus
2 1 (1.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 20 (28.99%) Cisco
2 15 (21.74%) Juniper
2 15 (21.74%) CheckPoint
2 15 (21.74%) Tufin
2 15 (21.74%) F5
3 14 (20.29%) LogLogic
3 14 (20.29%) Lancope
3 14 (20.29%) TippingPoint
3 14 (20.29%) Tradeweb
3 14 (20.29%) SolarWinds
3 14 (20.29%) TIBCO
3 14 (20.29%) Bloomberg
3 14 (20.29%) Radianz
3 14 (20.29%) Blue Coat
3 14 (20.29%) NetScout
4 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.80%) VMware
6 2 (2.90%) Qualys
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle
6 2 (2.90%) SAP