Period
to 17 October 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 17 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 114 61
Rank change year-on-year +11 -53 +42
Contract jobs citing CISSP 14 24 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.77% 1.07% 2.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.95% 4.87% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 44
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £513 £450 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.89% -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £450 £383 £438
90th Percentile £622 £505 £550
South East median daily rate £538 £465 £500
% change year-on-year +15.59% -7.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £67.00 £60.44 £35.00
% change year-on-year +10.86% +72.67% -

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 474 493 446
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 26.16% 21.96% 25.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 291 313
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £390 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £215 £185 £229
90th Percentile £498 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 54 6
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +28.57% -68.89%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.85 £10.24
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.75 £21.88
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +60.00% -9.09% +2.80%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 17 October 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 +1 7 £588 +27.03% 3
Aylesbury - 1 £450 -
Buckingham - 1 £475 -
High Wycombe - 1 - - 2
CISSP
South East

For the 6 months to 17 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 7 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 7 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (42.86%) SaaS
2 6 (42.86%) Security Architecture
2 6 (42.86%) Conceptual Models
2 6 (42.86%) DevOps
2 6 (42.86%) TOGAF Certification
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 6 (42.86%) CISMP
2 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (42.86%) Open Source
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) CISM
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) CCNP
2 6 (42.86%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) MCSE
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (35.71%) SSCP
3 5 (35.71%) Legal

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 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (42.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) BGP
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) HSRP
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
1 1 (7.14%) NX-OS
1 1 (7.14%) OSPF
1 1 (7.14%) Sourcefire
1 1 (7.14%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Architect
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Solutions Architect
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Technical Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Head of Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Head of Operations
3 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 5 (35.71%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 7 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (42.86%) Conceptual Models
2 6 (42.86%) DevOps
2 6 (42.86%) Open Source
2 6 (42.86%) Security Architecture
2 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 6 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.14%) Data Security
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (42.86%) CCNP
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) CISM
2 6 (42.86%) CISMP
2 6 (42.86%) MCSE
2 6 (42.86%) TOGAF Certification
3 5 (35.71%) SSCP
4 1 (7.14%) CCA
4 1 (7.14%) CCSE
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper
3 1 (7.14%) McAfee