The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 47 47 62
Rank change year-on-year 0 +15  
Contract jobs citing CISSP 7 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.36% 1.22% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.72% 5.65% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £436 £420 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.86% -23.63%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £68.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £62.62 £50.00 £68.00
% change year-on-year +25.24% -26.47%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow.

Academic & Professional Certification
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 72 124 159
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 14.01% 21.57% 19.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 52 90
Median daily rate £335 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.47% -9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £100 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £423 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 10
Median hourly rate £26.70 - £31.70
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.05 - £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.34 - £68.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing CISSP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Glasgow

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISSP in Glasgow

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Glasgow over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISSP in Glasgow

CISSP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CISSP in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CISSP in Glasgow

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) SANS
3 5 (38.46%) CRISC
3 5 (38.46%) CISA
3 5 (38.46%) Symantec
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (30.77%) CGEIT
5 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
5 3 (23.08%) JIRA
5 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
5 3 (23.08%) Perl
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) MS Office
5 3 (23.08%) C#
5 3 (23.08%) Unix
5 3 (23.08%) Python
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 3 (23.08%) IBM
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) Apache Hive
5 3 (23.08%) Big Data
5 3 (23.08%) Statistical Modelling
5 3 (23.08%) Analytics
5 3 (23.08%) MapR
5 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
5 3 (23.08%) Splunk

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (15.38%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Apache Hive
1 3 (23.08%) Big Data
1 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Risk Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Security Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Security Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business IT Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
3 2 (15.38%) IT Risk Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Splunk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) IT Risk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Splunk Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Regular Expression
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) Unix
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Analytics
1 3 (23.08%) Anomaly Detection
1 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
1 3 (23.08%) SDLC
1 3 (23.08%) Statistical Modelling
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) Internal Audit
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
3 1 (7.69%) Data Enrichment
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) SIEM
3 1 (7.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) Perl
2 3 (23.08%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (15.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) SANS
2 5 (38.46%) CISA
2 5 (38.46%) CRISC
3 4 (30.77%) CGEIT
4 1 (7.69%) CEH
4 1 (7.69%) CREST Certified
4 1 (7.69%) GIAC
4 1 (7.69%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) ArcSight ESM
1 3 (23.08%) QRadar
2 2 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (15.38%) SCCM
3 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Symantec
2 3 (23.08%) ArcSight
2 3 (23.08%) IBM
2 3 (23.08%) MapR
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Splunk
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) Intel Security
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
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