Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 September 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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 63 60
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 -2
Contract jobs citing CISSP 5 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.78% 0.60% 1.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.95% 1.79% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 12
Gloucestershire median daily rate £275 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +22.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £450 £363
90th Percentile £471 £650 £475
South West median daily rate £485 £525 £450
% change year-on-year -7.62% +16.67% +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 256 224 516
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 39.94% 33.43% 54.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 78 269
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £391 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.24% -4.57% -3.53%
10th Percentile £263 £161 £300
90th Percentile £563 £563 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £404 £400
% change year-on-year +5.20% +1.00% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 35 23
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £38.25 £32.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.53% +16.36% -
10th Percentile £17.50 £15.10 £22.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.75 £44.15
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £40.25 £34.50
% change year-on-year +3.18% +16.67% -13.75%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Gloucestershire

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISSP in Gloucestershire

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISSP in Gloucestershire

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
Cheltenham - 3 £275 -
CISSP
South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (20.00%) IISP
3 1 (20.00%) CLAS
3 1 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) SSCP
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (20.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Firepower
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CESG
1 1 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Fedora
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (20.00%) Human Factors
1 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CLAS
2 1 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) IISP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat