Period
to 11 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 11 December 2019 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 90 106
Rank change year-on-year +44 +16 -61
Contract jobs citing CISSP 29 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.38% 0.87% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.29% 2.82% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 12
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £575 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.74% +24.32% -11.27%
10th Percentile £413 £450 £450
90th Percentile £638 £625 £545
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £563 £450
% change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% -14.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £40.00 - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 236 390 425
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 27.54% 30.73% 23.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 285 255
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% -5.60%
10th Percentile £185 £215 £225
90th Percentile £600 £535 £510
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £410 £394 £400
% change year-on-year +4.06% -1.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 31
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.00 £16.77 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.61% -6.82% +56.52%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.30 £10.00
90th Percentile £31.50 £19.40 £57.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -5.71% -16.67% +3.70%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Milton Keynes

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISSP in Milton Keynes

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISSP in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 19 (65.52%) Information Security
2 17 (58.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (48.28%) GDPR
4 13 (44.83%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (44.83%) Firewall
5 12 (41.38%) TOGAF
5 12 (41.38%) OWASP
5 12 (41.38%) GIAC
5 12 (41.38%) McAfee
5 12 (41.38%) Security Architecture
5 12 (41.38%) CLAS
5 12 (41.38%) SANS
5 12 (41.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 12 (41.38%) TOGAF Certification
6 11 (37.93%) Security Management
7 10 (34.48%) Management Information System
7 10 (34.48%) Risk Management
7 10 (34.48%) CISM
7 10 (34.48%) Security Testing
7 10 (34.48%) Computer Science
7 10 (34.48%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (34.48%) Patch Management
7 10 (34.48%) Security Patching
7 10 (34.48%) Vulnerability Management
8 9 (31.03%) Burp Suite
8 9 (31.03%) Rapid7
8 9 (31.03%) Computer Science Degree
8 9 (31.03%) Nessus
8 9 (31.03%) Degree
8 9 (31.03%) Retail

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 6 (20.69%) Azure
2 5 (17.24%) Azure Stack
3 1 (3.45%) AWS
3 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) Firewall
2 6 (20.69%) Network Security
3 3 (10.34%) BGP
3 3 (10.34%) HSRP
3 3 (10.34%) LAN
3 3 (10.34%) NetScreen
3 3 (10.34%) OSPF
3 3 (10.34%) Sourcefire
3 3 (10.34%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.34%) VPN
3 3 (10.34%) WAN
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Burp Suite
General
1 9 (31.03%) Retail
2 7 (24.14%) Legal
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Architect
2 13 (44.83%) Security Architect
3 5 (17.24%) DevSecOps Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Information Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Security Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Security Manager
5 1 (3.45%) AWS Architect
5 1 (3.45%) AWS Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Azure Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Implementation Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Information Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Check Point GAiA
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Information Security
2 13 (44.83%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (41.38%) OWASP
3 12 (41.38%) Security Architecture
3 12 (41.38%) TOGAF
4 11 (37.93%) Security Management
5 10 (34.48%) Computer Science
5 10 (34.48%) Patch Management
5 10 (34.48%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (34.48%) Risk Management
5 10 (34.48%) Security Patching
5 10 (34.48%) Security Testing
5 10 (34.48%) Vulnerability Management
6 9 (31.03%) GAP Analysis
7 7 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (24.14%) Ethical Hacking
7 7 (24.14%) Feasibility Study
8 6 (20.69%) DevSecOps
9 5 (17.24%) Identity Access Management
10 4 (13.79%) Architectural Design
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) CLAS
1 12 (41.38%) GIAC
1 12 (41.38%) SANS
1 12 (41.38%) TOGAF Certification
2 10 (34.48%) CISM
3 9 (31.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (31.03%) Degree
4 4 (13.79%) CISA
5 3 (10.34%) CCSE
5 3 (10.34%) CEH
5 3 (10.34%) CGEIT
5 3 (10.34%) GCFE
5 3 (10.34%) GCIA
5 3 (10.34%) GCIH
6 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (58.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (48.28%) GDPR
3 12 (41.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (10.34%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) McAfee
2 9 (31.03%) Qualys
2 9 (31.03%) Rapid7
3 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.34%) Blue Coat
4 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
4 3 (10.34%) Juniper
4 3 (10.34%) Salesforce.com