Period
to 11 July 2020

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 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 51 73 107
Rank change year-on-year +22 +34 -12
Contract jobs citing CISSP 3 19 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.66% 1.68% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.52% 6.57% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 3
Median daily rate £497 £520 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.33% -5.45% +7.32%
10th Percentile £460 £510 £470
90th Percentile £532 £561 £575
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £525 £520 £450
% change year-on-year +0.96% +15.56% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 197 289 425
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 43.20% 25.60% 26.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 187 268
Median daily rate £470 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.43% +24.14% -12.65%
10th Percentile £315 £240 £214
90th Percentile £638 £625 £502
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £451 £450 £365
% change year-on-year +0.29% +23.29% -11.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 43
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £15.75 £14.00 £11.65
90th Percentile £39.90 £47.50 £50.75
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year - +2.86% -2.78%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Milton Keynes

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Daily rate trend for CISSP in Milton Keynes

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

1 3 (100.00%) Legal
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) GIAC
3 1 (33.33%) SABSA
3 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
3 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (33.33%) CLAS
3 1 (33.33%) CREST Certified
3 1 (33.33%) SANS
3 1 (33.33%) NIST 800
3 1 (33.33%) Commercial Awareness
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Due Diligence
3 1 (33.33%) Strategic Roadmap
3 1 (33.33%) NIST
3 1 (33.33%) ISMS
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 1 (33.33%) CRISC

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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Information Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Commercial Awareness
3 1 (33.33%) Due Diligence
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) ISMS
3 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 1 (33.33%) SABSA
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Strategic Roadmap
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISM
1 2 (66.67%) GIAC
2 1 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) CLAS
2 1 (33.33%) CREST Certified
2 1 (33.33%) CRISC
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SANS
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) NIST
2 1 (33.33%) NIST 800
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft