Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 118 93 83
Rank change year-on-year -25 -10 +7
Contract jobs citing CISSP 9 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.42% 1.00% 1.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.72% 5.16% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 9
Bristol median daily rate £444 £503 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.69% -1.95% +27.33%
10th Percentile £338 £375 £314
90th Percentile £538 £663 £610
South West median daily rate £525 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Bristol median hourly rate - - £70.00
South West median hourly rate - - £70.00

CISSP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bristol
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 523 368 340
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 24.67% 19.38% 21.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 188 211
Bristol median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £269 £212 £269
90th Percentile £550 £600 £600
South West median daily rate £450 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +6.38% +5.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 19 27
Bristol median hourly rate £37.55 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.57% -41.67% +79.10%
10th Percentile £17.50 £15.70 £15.29
90th Percentile £64.75 £47.75 £50.75
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £35.75
% change year-on-year +23.08% -9.09% -8.33%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing CISSP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Bristol

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CISSP in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for CISSP in Bristol

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISSP in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 7 (77.78%) CISM
2 5 (55.56%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) CISA
4 3 (33.33%) Information Security Governance
4 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
5 2 (22.22%) Data Privacy
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Security Management
5 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 2 (22.22%) Legal
5 2 (22.22%) GDPR
5 2 (22.22%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (22.22%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (11.11%) IT Audit
6 1 (11.11%) Regulatory Compliance
6 1 (11.11%) IISP
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Thinking
6 1 (11.11%) Strategic Thinking
6 1 (11.11%) Decision-Making
6 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (11.11%) IIS
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) Coaching

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (11.11%) IIS
General
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Security Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Compliance Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Security Compliance Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Security Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Risk Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security Governance
3 2 (22.22%) Data Privacy
3 2 (22.22%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Decision-Making
4 1 (11.11%) IT Audit
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Strategic Thinking
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) CISM
2 4 (44.44%) CISA
3 2 (22.22%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (11.11%) CGEIT
4 1 (11.11%) CRISC
4 1 (11.11%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (22.22%) GDPR
2 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 2 (22.22%) QA