Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 53 81
Rank change year-on-year -1 +28 -7
Contract jobs citing CISSP 21 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.36% 2.30% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.28% 12.59% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 2
South Yorkshire median daily rate £423 £550 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.18% +12.82% -9.30%
10th Percentile £386 £424 £464
90th Percentile £520 £609 £521
Yorkshire median daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 129 135 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 14.49% 18.24% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 84 135
South Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +12.50% +16.28%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £289
90th Percentile £569 £575 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 7
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.51 £22.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.03% +1.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £9.38 £15.40 £14.00
90th Percentile £25.70 £45.25 £24.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £14.60 £14.00
% change year-on-year +13.01% +4.29% -13.90%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in South Yorkshire

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISSP in South Yorkshire

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISSP in South Yorkshire

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. 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
Sheffield +2 18 £475 -13.64% 1
Doncaster - 1 £338 -
CISSP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 12 (57.14%) Banking
2 10 (47.62%) Degree
3 9 (42.86%) SIEM
3 9 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 9 (42.86%) CISM
4 8 (38.10%) Information Security
5 7 (33.33%) Investment Management
6 6 (28.57%) Financial Institution
6 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
6 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
6 6 (28.57%) CISA
7 5 (23.81%) Internet
7 5 (23.81%) Client/Server
7 5 (23.81%) ISACA
7 5 (23.81%) Security Operations
8 4 (19.05%) CompTIA Security+
8 4 (19.05%) CRISC
8 4 (19.05%) F5
8 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (19.05%) SSL
8 4 (19.05%) Symantec
8 4 (19.05%) Firewall
8 4 (19.05%) GSEC
8 4 (19.05%) Blue Coat
8 4 (19.05%) ProxySG
9 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (14.29%) AppScan
9 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
9 3 (14.29%) GIAC

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Internet
2 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) SSL
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) AppScan
General
1 12 (57.14%) Banking
2 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) SOC Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Monitoring Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Writer
4 3 (14.29%) Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Security Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Incident Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Information Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Security Incident Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Security Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Service Architect
5 2 (9.52%) SIEM Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Data Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps Architect
6 1 (4.76%) IT Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Client/Server
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
1 9 (42.86%) SIEM
2 8 (38.10%) Information Security
3 7 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 5 (23.81%) Security Operations
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) DevOps
6 3 (14.29%) SDLC
7 2 (9.52%) Computer Security
7 2 (9.52%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Security Monitoring
7 2 (9.52%) Security Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
7 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (4.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 1 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
8 1 (4.76%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 9 (42.86%) CISM
3 6 (28.57%) CISA
4 5 (23.81%) ISACA
5 4 (19.05%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (19.05%) CRISC
5 4 (19.05%) GSEC
6 3 (14.29%) CSSLP
6 3 (14.29%) GIAC
6 3 (14.29%) GSSP-.NET
6 3 (14.29%) GSSP-JAVA
6 3 (14.29%) GWAPT
7 1 (4.76%) CCSE
7 1 (4.76%) CCSP
7 1 (4.76%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (4.76%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 1 (4.76%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) GDPR
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.76%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) ProxySG
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) CSIRT
1 2 (9.52%) Nessus
1 2 (9.52%) WMI
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 4 (19.05%) Blue Coat
2 4 (19.05%) F5
2 4 (19.05%) Symantec
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) CA
5 1 (4.76%) Capita
5 1 (4.76%) Delphix
5 1 (4.76%) Juniper
5 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.76%) Thales
5 1 (4.76%) VMware