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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 126 106 110
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Contract jobs citing CISSP 20 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.60% 0.60% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.02% 3.33% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 7
Median daily rate £450 £325 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -38.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 £51.17 £43.00
% change year-on-year
-9.12% +19.00%
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 West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
663 450 467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.04% 18.06% 18.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 251 224
Median daily rate £400 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 37 27
Median hourly rate £36.00 £31.44 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.50% +46.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £13.06 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Warwickshire -1 6 £500 +60.00%
Birmingham -16 3 £338 -37.20% 7
Coventry - 3 £493 - 2
Herefordshire - 2 £325 -
Solihull - 1 - - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £350 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 28 (87.50%) Information Security
2 21 (65.63%) CISM
3 13 (40.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (31.25%) PRINCE2
5 9 (28.13%) ITIL
6 8 (25.00%) CISA
6 8 (25.00%) Data Protection
7 7 (21.88%) TOGAF
7 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
8 6 (18.75%) Security Management
8 6 (18.75%) Windows
8 6 (18.75%) Cisco
8 6 (18.75%) Data Privacy
9 5 (15.63%) CRISC
9 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (15.63%) CESG
9 5 (15.63%) PCI DSS
9 5 (15.63%) SaaS
9 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
9 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
10 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (12.50%) MS Project
10 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
10 4 (12.50%) Security Testing
10 4 (12.50%) APMP
11 3 (9.38%) Vulnerability Management
11 3 (9.38%) SABSA
11 3 (9.38%) Business Transformation
11 3 (9.38%) ISMS
11 3 (9.38%) Data Centre

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 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (6.25%) IIS
1 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) SaaS
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) IaaS
3 2 (6.25%) PaaS
4 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) WAN
2 2 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) NonStop SQL
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Automotive
2 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Military
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Consultant
2 8 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 7 (21.88%) Architect
3 7 (21.88%) Information Security Consultant
4 6 (18.75%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (18.75%) Security Architect
4 6 (18.75%) Security Manager
5 5 (15.63%) Information Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Security Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Information Security Compliance Officer
7 2 (6.25%) Information Security Officer
7 2 (6.25%) Information Security Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Programme Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Security Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Security Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) CESG
1 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) CESG CLAS
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.25%) Smartcard
4 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) PMI
4 1 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) Information Security
2 10 (31.25%) PRINCE2
3 9 (28.13%) ITIL
4 8 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
5 7 (21.88%) TOGAF
6 6 (18.75%) Data Privacy
6 6 (18.75%) Security Management
7 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.50%) Security Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Business Transformation
9 3 (9.38%) Information Security Management
9 3 (9.38%) ISMS
9 3 (9.38%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Project Management
9 3 (9.38%) SABSA
9 3 (9.38%) Scrum
9 3 (9.38%) SDLC
9 3 (9.38%) Security Architecture
9 3 (9.38%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 21 (65.63%) CISM
2 8 (25.00%) CISA
3 5 (15.63%) CRISC
4 4 (12.50%) APMP
4 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (9.38%) CLAS
5 3 (9.38%) Degree
5 3 (9.38%) DV Cleared
5 3 (9.38%) ISEB
5 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
6 2 (6.25%) CEH
6 2 (6.25%) GIAC
6 2 (6.25%) IISP
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (3.13%) CGEIT
7 1 (3.13%) CISMP
7 1 (3.13%) ISSAP
7 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
7 1 (3.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (40.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (15.63%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.25%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
3 2 (6.25%) ISO27005
3 2 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (3.13%) COBIT
4 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
4 1 (3.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (3.13%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Cisco
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) ArcSight
3 2 (6.25%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (6.25%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (6.25%) Google
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
3 2 (6.25%) Intel Security
3 2 (6.25%) ION Trading
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Qualys
3 2 (6.25%) Sun
3 2 (6.25%) Symantec
3 2 (6.25%) Tripwire
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