Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 November 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 132 126
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6 +29
Contract jobs citing CISSP 35 40 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.98% 1.03% 1.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.77% 2.72% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 42 35
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £353 £358 £377
90th Percentile £545 £550 £625
South East median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £60.44 - -
South East median hourly rate £60.44 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +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 Hampshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hampshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1262 1473 1823
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 35.48% 37.78% 41.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 712 974 1086
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.90% +4.76%
10th Percentile £211 £270 £269
90th Percentile £525 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 83 71
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +55.56%
10th Percentile £18.92 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.15 £52.00 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £27.80 £30.90
% change year-on-year -9.64% -10.03% +81.76%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Hampshire

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISSP in Hampshire

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Hampshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISSP in Hampshire

CISSP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CISSP in Hampshire

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Southampton +17 11 £425 +21.43% 2
Petersfield - 5 £338 -
Basingstoke -24 4 £400 -
Farnborough +6 2 - -
Gosport - 2 - -
Portsmouth - 2 - - 2
Fleet +8 1 - -
Fareham - 1 - - 1
CISSP
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 14 (40.00%) Information Security
2 13 (37.14%) SIEM
2 13 (37.14%) Vulnerability Management
3 12 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 9 (25.71%) Firewall
5 9 (25.71%) Management Information System
5 9 (25.71%) Windows
6 8 (22.86%) Linux
6 8 (22.86%) JBoss
6 8 (22.86%) Red Hat
6 8 (22.86%) CISM
6 8 (22.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (22.86%) PKI
6 8 (22.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (22.86%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (20.00%) SANS
7 7 (20.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 7 (20.00%) Data Protection
7 7 (20.00%) RHCSA
7 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 7 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (20.00%) Project Management
7 7 (20.00%) SAN
7 7 (20.00%) Perl
7 7 (20.00%) Apache
7 7 (20.00%) Tomcat
8 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
8 6 (17.14%) GIAC
8 6 (17.14%) PCI DSS

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 8 (22.86%) JBoss
2 7 (20.00%) Apache
2 7 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (11.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) Firewall
2 7 (20.00%) SAN
3 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
4 5 (14.29%) DNS
5 4 (11.43%) DHCP
5 4 (11.43%) LDAP
5 4 (11.43%) Network Security
6 2 (5.71%) IPsec
6 2 (5.71%) VPN
6 2 (5.71%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.86%) 802.11
7 1 (2.86%) BGP
7 1 (2.86%) HSRP
7 1 (2.86%) OSPF
7 1 (2.86%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
1 3 (8.57%) Redis
1 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Consultant
1 11 (31.43%) Security Consultant
2 7 (20.00%) CISSP Consultant
2 7 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Security Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) IT Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Security Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Product Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) SOC Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) SOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (8.57%) JAAS
1 3 (8.57%) Java EE
1 3 (8.57%) JMS
1 3 (8.57%) JMX
1 3 (8.57%) JNDI
2 2 (5.71%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (5.71%) Middleware
3 1 (2.86%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Management Information System
2 8 (22.86%) PKI
3 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (8.57%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.86%) Life Science
5 1 (2.86%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Linux
2 8 (22.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Information Security
2 13 (37.14%) SIEM
2 13 (37.14%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (22.86%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 7 (20.00%) Project Management
5 6 (17.14%) Security Operations
6 5 (14.29%) ITIL
7 4 (11.43%) Attack Monitoring
8 3 (8.57%) Change Control
8 3 (8.57%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (8.57%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) Information Assurance
8 3 (8.57%) SABSA
8 3 (8.57%) Security Architecture
9 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
9 2 (5.71%) Network Design
9 2 (5.71%) Open Source
9 2 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) Perl
2 4 (11.43%) Python
2 4 (11.43%) SQL
3 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
3 3 (8.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 8 (22.86%) CISM
4 7 (20.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 7 (20.00%) RHCSA
4 7 (20.00%) SANS
4 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (17.14%) GIAC
6 5 (14.29%) CEH
6 5 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
6 5 (14.29%) CSSLP
7 4 (11.43%) CCNA
7 4 (11.43%) GCIH
7 4 (11.43%) ISSAP
7 4 (11.43%) RHCE
8 2 (5.71%) CREST Certified
8 2 (5.71%) Degree
9 1 (2.86%) CRISC
9 1 (2.86%) GCIA
9 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (17.14%) PCI DSS
3 3 (8.57%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (8.57%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (5.71%) RMADS
5 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Puppet
2 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (2.86%) Cobbler
3 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Red Hat
2 3 (8.57%) Cloudera
3 2 (5.71%) ArcSight
3 2 (5.71%) McAfee
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco
4 1 (2.86%) Forcepoint
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.86%) Splunk