Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 2018 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 86 59
Rank change year-on-year -26 -27 +44
Contract jobs citing CISSP 12 26 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.57% 1.37% 2.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.62% 6.19% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 38
Bristol median daily rate £475 £675 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.63% +17.39% +9.52%
10th Percentile £343 £510 £358
90th Percentile £538 £728 £650
South West median daily rate £500 £510 £450
% change year-on-year -1.96% +13.33% -0.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 458 420 405
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 21.91% 22.12% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 238 268
Bristol median daily rate £375 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +0.63% +4.61%
10th Percentile £251 £218 £264
90th Percentile £525 £602 £607
South West median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 21 22
Bristol median hourly rate £39.25 £37.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.67% +11.94% +66.46%
10th Percentile £17.50 £13.50 £20.00
90th Percentile £51.75 £45.00 £45.93
South West median hourly rate £41.83 £38.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year +8.64% +16.67% -19.51%

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 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISSP in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 9 (75.00%) Information Security
2 8 (66.67%) CISM
3 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (41.67%) CISA
4 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 3 (25.00%) Information Security Governance
7 2 (16.67%) QA
7 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
7 2 (16.67%) SIEM
7 2 (16.67%) ISSAP
7 2 (16.67%) COBIT
7 2 (16.67%) Legal
7 2 (16.67%) Retail
7 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
7 2 (16.67%) CESG
7 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (16.67%) Security Management
7 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (16.67%) Data Privacy
7 2 (16.67%) SABSA
7 2 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
7 2 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (16.67%) GDPR
8 1 (8.33%) Strategic Thinking
8 1 (8.33%) Decision-Making
8 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving

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 (8.33%) IIS
General
1 2 (16.67%) Legal
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Compliance Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Designer
2 2 (16.67%) Information Officer
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
2 2 (16.67%) Security Compliance Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Security Designer
2 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Security Officer
2 2 (16.67%) Security Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) CESG
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 3 (25.00%) Information Security Governance
5 2 (16.67%) Data Privacy
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (16.67%) SABSA
5 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Security Management
5 2 (16.67%) SIEM
5 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
6 1 (8.33%) Decision-Making
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (8.33%) Regulatory Compliance
6 1 (8.33%) Strategic Thinking
6 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CISM
2 5 (41.67%) CISA
3 2 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (16.67%) ISSAP
4 1 (8.33%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (16.67%) COBIT
3 2 (16.67%) GDPR
3 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (16.67%) QA