Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 April 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)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 53 44
Rank change year-on-year +10 -9 +16
Contract jobs citing CISSP 14 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.34% 1.74% 3.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.28% 8.22% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 7
Swindon median daily rate £500 £444 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.68% -11.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £465 £406 £403
90th Percentile £515 £531 £590
Wiltshire median daily rate £500 £414 £500
% change year-on-year +20.85% -17.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire 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 Swindon with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Swindon
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 86 146 208
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 14.36% 21.13% 29.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 100 148
Swindon median daily rate £444 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.58% +13.79% -14.20%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £271
90th Percentile £550 £532 £511
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £400 £368
% change year-on-year +18.75% +8.84% -8.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 15
Swindon median hourly rate - £55.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +340.00% -5.66%
Wiltshire median hourly rate £31.00 £38.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year -19.48% +23.20% +131.48%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Swindon

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISSP in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Swindon region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 11 (78.57%) Vulnerability Management
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 9 (64.29%) SIEM
3 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 8 (57.14%) DNA
3 8 (57.14%) Symantec
3 8 (57.14%) McAfee
3 8 (57.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (57.14%) Service Management
3 8 (57.14%) Business Transformation
3 8 (57.14%) FireEye
3 8 (57.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
5 5 (35.71%) HP
5 5 (35.71%) Bluefish Communications
5 5 (35.71%) ArcSight
6 3 (21.43%) Banking
6 3 (21.43%) Tripwire
6 3 (21.43%) Law
6 3 (21.43%) Security Hardening
6 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
6 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
6 3 (21.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (21.43%) Programme Delivery
7 2 (14.29%) Firewall
7 2 (14.29%) Unix
7 2 (14.29%) Windows
8 1 (7.14%) VPN

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
General
1 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) ArcSight Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Operations Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Security Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Security Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Operational Security Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Security Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Vulnerability Management
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) SIEM
3 8 (57.14%) Business Transformation
3 8 (57.14%) DNA
3 8 (57.14%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) Programme Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Security Hardening
5 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.14%) Data Privacy
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Security Operations
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) GIAC
2 1 (7.14%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (21.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
3 1 (7.14%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) FireEye
1 8 (57.14%) McAfee
1 8 (57.14%) Symantec
2 5 (35.71%) ArcSight
2 5 (35.71%) Bluefish Communications
2 5 (35.71%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Tripwire
4 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) LogRhythm
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft