Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 61 68
Rank change year-on-year +17 +7 +1
Contract jobs citing CISSP 14 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.22% 1.93% 1.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.62% 3.89% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 6
Gloucestershire median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £320 £413 £425
90th Percentile £495 £494 £481
South West median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £70.00 -

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 249 411 498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 39.46% 49.46% 51.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 254 247
Gloucestershire median daily rate £463 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% - -
10th Percentile £176 £164 £264
90th Percentile £663 £563 £554
South West median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 39 28
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £28.75 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.55% - -29.49%
10th Percentile £17.28 £17.13 £11.17
90th Percentile £40.93 £49.80 £46.15
South West median hourly rate £32.50 £35.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year -9.09% -6.54% +5.08%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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
Gloucester - 5 £488 - 2
CISSP
South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 12 (85.71%) Information Security
2 11 (78.57%) CISM
2 11 (78.57%) Risk Management
3 6 (42.86%) Validation
3 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (35.71%) CEH
4 5 (35.71%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Legal
4 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
4 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
4 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (35.71%) Security Architecture
4 5 (35.71%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 4 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (28.57%) Smart Meter
5 4 (28.57%) Security Operations
5 4 (28.57%) Internal Audit
5 4 (28.57%) Remediation Plan
6 3 (21.43%) GDPR
6 3 (21.43%) IT Audit
6 3 (21.43%) ISMS
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
1 5 (35.71%) Legal
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Security Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Security Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Information Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Information Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Information Security Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) AWS Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Azure Architect
6 1 (7.14%) CISSP Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
6 1 (7.14%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 4 (28.57%) Smart Meter
3 1 (7.14%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Information Security
2 11 (78.57%) Risk Management
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) Validation
4 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
4 5 (35.71%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (35.71%) Security Architecture
5 4 (28.57%) Internal Audit
5 4 (28.57%) Remediation Plan
5 4 (28.57%) Security Operations
6 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management
6 3 (21.43%) ISMS
6 3 (21.43%) IT Audit
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Security Management
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) IT Governance
7 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) CISM
2 5 (35.71%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 5 (35.71%) CEH
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (21.43%) CRISC
4 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) ISACA
6 1 (7.14%) CASP
6 1 (7.14%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
2 4 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (21.43%) COBIT
3 3 (21.43%) GDPR
4 1 (7.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (7.14%) PMO