Period
to 12 July 2020

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 12 July 2020 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
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 100 161 139
Rank change year-on-year +61 -22 -21
Contract jobs citing CISSP 7 19 33
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.44% 0.51% 0.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.03% 1.41% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 15
Median daily rate £550 £500 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -13.04% +27.78%
10th Percentile £516 £350 £428
90th Percentile £713 £541 £638
South East median daily rate £550 £513 £513
% change year-on-year +7.26% +0.05% +8.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £60.65 -
South East median hourly rate - £60.65 -

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 677 1,343 1,323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 42.18% 36.13% 34.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 831 678
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £329 £300 £270
90th Percentile £579 £575 £563
South East median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 90 51
Median hourly rate £31.61 £33.40 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.36% -21.41% +6.25%
10th Percentile £18.00 £16.77 £17.50
90th Percentile £56.63 £57.50 £53.75
Median hourly rate £31.39 £33.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year -6.02% -4.57% +55.56%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Hampshire

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing CISSP in Hampshire.

Daily rate trend for CISSP in Hampshire

CISSP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing CISSP in Hampshire over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for CISSP in Hampshire

CISSP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing CISSP in Hampshire.

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 12 July 2020. 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
Havant - 3 £550 -
Fareham +18 2 £675 +17.39%
Basingstoke +34 1 - -
Portsmouth +34 1 £520 -
CISSP
South East

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 7 (100.00%) CISM
2 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (71.43%) PKI
4 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
4 4 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (57.14%) CISMP
4 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
4 4 (57.14%) Cryptography
4 4 (57.14%) Information Security Management
4 4 (57.14%) Security Management
4 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
4 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (57.14%) Defect Management
4 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 4 (57.14%) CMDB
4 4 (57.14%) Qualys
4 4 (57.14%) ISMS
4 4 (57.14%) Smart Meter
4 4 (57.14%) Smart Energy
5 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
5 3 (42.86%) e-Learning
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco
6 2 (28.57%) CISA
6 2 (28.57%) CCIE
6 2 (28.57%) CCNP
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (28.57%) TOGAF

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Security Officer
2 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) SOC Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) PKI
2 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
2 4 (57.14%) CMDB
2 4 (57.14%) Smart Energy
2 4 (57.14%) Smart Meter
3 3 (42.86%) e-Learning
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 1 (14.29%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
2 4 (57.14%) Cryptography
2 4 (57.14%) Defect Management
2 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security Management
2 4 (57.14%) ISMS
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (57.14%) Security Management
2 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Architectural Design
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (28.57%) SABSA
3 2 (28.57%) Threat Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CISM
2 4 (57.14%) CISMP
3 2 (28.57%) CCIE
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) CISA
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 2 (28.57%) NIST
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Qualys
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper