Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 94 95
Rank change year-on-year +17 +1 -4
Contract jobs citing CISSP 9 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.71% 0.48% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.95% 1.69% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 6
Reading median daily rate £550 £494 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.39% +6.76% -2.63%
10th Percentile £420 £456 £365
90th Percentile £603 £564 £531
Berkshire median daily rate £563 £450 £600
% change year-on-year +25.00% -25.00% +26.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 Reading with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Reading
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 305 415 545
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 24.13% 28.46% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 203 276
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +9.32%
10th Percentile £260 £226 £257
90th Percentile £600 £573 £544
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 63
Reading median hourly rate £16.00 £36.00 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.56% +16.50% +81.02%
10th Percentile £11.25 £19.63 £21.55
90th Percentile £39.75 £55.65 £54.94
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year - -59.55% +62.63%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Reading

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISSP in Reading

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Reading over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISSP in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 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 Reading region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 5 (55.56%) CISM
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) Security Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security Management
4 2 (22.22%) Security Management
4 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (22.22%) SABSA
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) GIAC
4 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (22.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (22.22%) SANS
5 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
5 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) CLAS
5 1 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (11.11%) CREST Certified
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (11.11%) PCI QSA
5 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (11.11%) HP Helion

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) HP Helion
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Security Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Security Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) CISSP Architect
3 1 (11.11%) CISSP Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) IT Architect
3 1 (11.11%) IT Security Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) Security Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security Management
4 2 (22.22%) SABSA
4 2 (22.22%) Security Management
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (11.11%) ISMS
5 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CISM
2 2 (22.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) GIAC
2 2 (22.22%) SANS
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) CISA
3 1 (11.11%) CLAS
3 1 (11.11%) CREST Certified
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) ISSAP
3 1 (11.11%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (11.11%) COBIT
2 1 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Forcepoint
1 1 (11.11%) Symantec