Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 79 65
Rank change year-on-year +34 -14 -
Contract jobs citing CISSP 26 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.13% 0.58% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.57% 3.52% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 7
South Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £463 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.92% -7.50% -
10th Percentile £424 £396 £370
90th Percentile £609 £519 £553
Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £513 £450
% change year-on-year +7.32% +13.89% +7.14%
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 140 199 201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 16.87% 16.49% 20.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 135 150
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £248 £306 £213
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 18
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £21.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.93% +7.50% -23.81%
10th Percentile £16.00 £16.75 £10.83
90th Percentile £36.45 £24.00 £28.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £14.53 £15.50
% change year-on-year +0.81% -6.24% -

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +35 25 £550 +18.92% 1
CISSP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 18 (69.23%) Finance
1 18 (69.23%) Banking
2 16 (61.54%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (57.69%) Investment Management
4 11 (42.31%) CISM
4 11 (42.31%) SIEM
5 9 (34.62%) Client/Server
6 8 (30.77%) Symantec
6 8 (30.77%) Incident Management
6 8 (30.77%) CEH
6 8 (30.77%) CRISC
6 8 (30.77%) Security Operations
7 7 (26.92%) Information Security
7 7 (26.92%) Degree
7 7 (26.92%) CISA
7 7 (26.92%) Financial Institution
8 6 (23.08%) Validation
8 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (23.08%) Unix
8 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
8 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
9 5 (19.23%) OWASP
9 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
9 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
9 5 (19.23%) Threat Modelling
9 5 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (19.23%) Data Loss Prevention
10 4 (15.38%) Mainframe

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) DMZ
2 2 (7.69%) DNS
2 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) Network Security
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
General
1 18 (69.23%) Banking
1 18 (69.23%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) SOC Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Applications Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Information Security Specialist
3 5 (19.23%) Information Specialist
3 5 (19.23%) Risk Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Security Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Security Specialist
4 4 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Security Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Business Integration Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Incident Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Integration Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Security Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Security Incident Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Client/Server
2 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
3 4 (15.38%) Mainframe
4 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
5 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Unix
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) Linux
4 2 (7.69%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (57.69%) Investment Management
3 11 (42.31%) SIEM
4 8 (30.77%) Incident Management
4 8 (30.77%) Security Operations
5 7 (26.92%) Information Security
6 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
6 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Validation
7 5 (19.23%) Data Loss Prevention
7 5 (19.23%) OWASP
7 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
7 5 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (19.23%) Threat Modelling
8 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
9 3 (11.54%) DevOps
9 3 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) C++
1 3 (11.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) CISM
2 8 (30.77%) CEH
2 8 (30.77%) CRISC
3 7 (26.92%) CISA
3 7 (26.92%) Degree
4 3 (11.54%) GCIA
4 3 (11.54%) GCIH
4 3 (11.54%) ISSAP
5 2 (7.69%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (7.69%) CCSP
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (7.69%) IISP
5 2 (7.69%) ISSEP
5 2 (7.69%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Symantec
2 3 (11.54%) Qualys
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) Varonis