The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 39 36 45
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing CISSP 6 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.70% 2.93% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.00% 8.15% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 1
Median daily rate £413 £500 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £485
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -7.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £62.62 £51.25 -
% change year-on-year
+22.19% -

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

Qualifications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
75 135 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 21.25% 35.90% 23.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 99 69
Median daily rate £413 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £300 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £10.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.73 £41.90 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.26% +86.22%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 12 (75.00%) Information Security
2 9 (56.25%) Retail
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) PCI DSS
4 7 (43.75%) Finance
5 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
6 5 (31.25%) CISA
6 5 (31.25%) Security Architecture
7 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (25.00%) JIRA
7 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 4 (25.00%) IIBA
7 4 (25.00%) Confluence
7 4 (25.00%) RIA
7 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 4 (25.00%) ISEB
7 4 (25.00%) Scrum
7 4 (25.00%) Data Privacy
7 4 (25.00%) Virtual Team
7 4 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
8 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (18.75%) CESG
8 3 (18.75%) CISM
8 3 (18.75%) Change Management
8 3 (18.75%) Use Case
8 3 (18.75%) Demand Management
8 3 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Nessus
9 2 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 4 (25.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DMZ
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (56.25%) Retail
2 7 (43.75%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) Security Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Information Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Information Security Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Information Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Penetration Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Business Information Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Governance Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Security Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Security Risk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Security Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) RIA
1 4 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 3 (18.75%) CESG
3 2 (12.50%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Kali Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Information Security
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 5 (31.25%) Security Architecture
5 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 4 (25.00%) Data Privacy
5 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (18.75%) Change Management
6 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (18.75%) Demand Management
6 3 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Use Case
7 2 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
7 2 (12.50%) Social Engineering
7 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) CISA
2 4 (25.00%) IIBA
2 4 (25.00%) ISEB
3 3 (18.75%) CISM
4 2 (12.50%) CEH
4 2 (12.50%) CHECK Team Leader
4 2 (12.50%) CREST Certified
4 2 (12.50%) OSCP
4 2 (12.50%) SANS
5 1 (6.25%) CLAS
5 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) PCI DSS
2 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (6.25%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Nessus