Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 16 July 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 119 70
Rank change year-on-year +5 -49 +31
Contract jobs citing CISSP 10 17 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.50% 0.82% 2.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.10% 2.87% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 31
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
South East median daily rate £525 £475 £474
% change year-on-year +10.53% +0.32% +5.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £67.00 £60.87 £67.50
% change year-on-year +10.07% -9.82% -

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 476 593 508
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 23.69% 28.72% 25.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 347 349
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £365 £411 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.19% -1.08% +9.34%
10th Percentile £215 £261 £250
90th Percentile £494 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £411 £400
% change year-on-year +3.41% +2.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 37 10
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £15.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +14.65% -63.06%
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.45 £10.47
90th Percentile £51.88 £58.00 £39.25
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year +55.56% -12.62% +14.44%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Buckinghamshire

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISSP in Buckinghamshire

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -2 3 £550 +10.00% 2
Aylesbury - 1 £450 -
High Wycombe - 1 - -
CISSP
South East

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 6 (60.00%) CISM
1 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (50.00%) CISMP
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 5 (50.00%) CCNP
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (50.00%) MCSE
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) SSCP
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Conceptual Models
3 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Data Privacy
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (10.00%) Spanning Tree

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) BGP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (10.00%) HSRP
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) NX-OS
2 1 (10.00%) OSPF
2 1 (10.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Security Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Architect
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Conceptual Models
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (10.00%) Data Privacy
4 1 (10.00%) Data Security
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Disk Encryption
4 1 (10.00%) Due Diligence
4 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CISM
2 5 (50.00%) CCNP
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CISMP
2 5 (50.00%) MCSE
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (20.00%) SSCP
4 1 (10.00%) CCA
4 1 (10.00%) CCSE
4 1 (10.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (10.00%) Capita
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee