The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 127 115 112
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Contract jobs citing CISSP 12 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.43% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.97% 2.23% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 4
Median daily rate £494 £408 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.01% -9.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £431 £450
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £61.20 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year
+28.84% -
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 West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
609 494 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.42% 19.43% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 290 208
Median daily rate £375 £340 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £200 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 40 43
Median hourly rate £18.28 £29.41 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.86% +30.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £13.05 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £37.50
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 West Midlands

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

CISSP
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISSP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

CISSP
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

CISSP Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 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
Birmingham +2 5 £525 +16.66% 2
Coventry - 3 £490 -
Warwickshire -6 1 - - 1
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 22 (75.86%) Information Security
2 18 (62.07%) CISM
3 10 (34.48%) PCI DSS
4 9 (31.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (27.59%) Data Protection
5 8 (27.59%) CISA
6 7 (24.14%) Security Management
6 7 (24.14%) Security Architecture
7 6 (20.69%) Degree
8 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
8 4 (13.79%) Cisco
8 4 (13.79%) Retail
8 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
8 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
8 4 (13.79%) Finance
8 4 (13.79%) Information Security Governance
8 4 (13.79%) Line Management
9 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (10.34%) COBIT
9 3 (10.34%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (10.34%) Network Security
9 3 (10.34%) Security Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Information Security Management
9 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
9 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (10.34%) ISEB
9 3 (10.34%) Windows
9 3 (10.34%) Oracle
9 3 (10.34%) Microsoft

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (6.90%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.45%) Liferay
2 1 (3.45%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Project
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Network Security
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) LAN
3 1 (3.45%) WAN
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
1 4 (13.79%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Games
2 2 (6.90%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Consultant
1 7 (24.14%) Security Consultant
2 5 (17.24%) Architect
2 5 (17.24%) Information Security Consultant
2 5 (17.24%) Security Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Security Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Chief Information Officer
4 3 (10.34%) Chief Information Security Officer
4 3 (10.34%) Chief Security Officer
4 3 (10.34%) CIO
4 3 (10.34%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Information Security Officer
4 3 (10.34%) Security Officer
5 2 (6.90%) Head of Information
5 2 (6.90%) Head of Information Security
5 2 (6.90%) Head of Security
5 2 (6.90%) Information Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) OAuth
1 1 (3.45%) OpenID
1 1 (3.45%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.34%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.90%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.90%) Smartcard
4 1 (3.45%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.45%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (3.45%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Information Security
2 8 (27.59%) Data Protection
3 7 (24.14%) Security Architecture
3 7 (24.14%) Security Management
4 4 (13.79%) Information Security Governance
4 4 (13.79%) Line Management
4 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
4 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (10.34%) Information Security Management
5 3 (10.34%) Security Testing
5 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
5 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.90%) Business Development
6 2 (6.90%) Data Security
6 2 (6.90%) ISMS
6 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (62.07%) CISM
2 8 (27.59%) CISA
3 6 (20.69%) Degree
4 3 (10.34%) ISEB
5 2 (6.90%) APMP
5 2 (6.90%) CRISC
5 2 (6.90%) IISP
5 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.45%) CISMP
6 1 (3.45%) CREST Certified
6 1 (3.45%) GIAC
6 1 (3.45%) GPEN
6 1 (3.45%) GSSP-JAVA
6 1 (3.45%) GWAPT
6 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
6 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (34.48%) PCI DSS
2 9 (31.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (10.34%) COBIT
4 2 (6.90%) ISAE 3402
4 2 (6.90%) ISO 9001
4 2 (6.90%) ISO27005
4 2 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
1 1 (3.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Cisco
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) ArcSight
3 2 (6.90%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.90%) F5
3 2 (6.90%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) Intel Security
3 2 (6.90%) Qualys
3 2 (6.90%) Sun
3 2 (6.90%) Tripwire
4 1 (3.45%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (3.45%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) ION Trading
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