Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 July 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.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 59 58
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1 +6
Contract jobs citing CISSP 3 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.44% 2.07% 2.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.21% 3.54% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 3
Gloucestershire median daily rate £513 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.89% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £439 £363 £388
90th Percentile £636 £490 £565
South West median daily rate £500 £466 £400
% change year-on-year +7.24% +16.49% -10.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - £47.50
South West median hourly rate - - £47.50

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 Gloucestershire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 248 565 471
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 35.99% 58.49% 50.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 262 269
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% +13.33%
10th Percentile £140 £300 £250
90th Percentile £556 £575 £513
South West median daily rate £400 £390 £391
% change year-on-year +2.56% -0.32% +7.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 29 22
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £32.50 £41.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.73% +49.09% -32.10%
10th Percentile £13.00 £18.20 £12.33
90th Percentile £49.25 £46.20 £48.48
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) CEH
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (33.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (33.33%) CLAS
3 1 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework

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 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Compliance Audit
1 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Remediation Plan
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (33.33%) CCSA
2 1 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) CLAS
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SANS
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk