Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 52 49
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3 +3
Contract jobs citing CISSP 13 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.57% 1.47% 2.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.04% 8.70% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 14
Swindon median daily rate £550 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -2.70% -5.13%
10th Percentile £475 £365 £379
90th Percentile £585 £500 £538
Wiltshire median daily rate £525 £500 £438
% change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% -10.26%
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 108 115 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 13.03% 16.94% 21.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 74 108
Swindon median daily rate £450 £410 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +3.80% -1.25%
10th Percentile £346 £313 £250
90th Percentile £557 £530 £538
Wiltshire median daily rate £479 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +12.78% +9.68% -0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Swindon median hourly rate £30.25 £27.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +27.91% +22.89%
10th Percentile £18.23 £16.98 £20.75
90th Percentile £42.08 £36.63 £22.25
Wiltshire median hourly rate £44.88 £37.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year +19.67% -8.54% +134.29%

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 22 October 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 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Law
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
2 6 (46.15%) Security Hardening
2 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 6 (46.15%) Programme Delivery
3 4 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) SSCP
4 3 (23.08%) CISM
4 3 (23.08%) SAP
4 3 (23.08%) CESG Certified Professional
4 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) Information Assurance
5 2 (15.38%) SIEM
5 2 (15.38%) ISACA
5 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
5 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (15.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (15.38%) FireEye
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (15.38%) Antivirus Management
5 2 (15.38%) Server Management
5 2 (15.38%) Unix
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) DNA
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint

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 4 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
2 6 (46.15%) Law
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Consultant
2 7 (53.85%) Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Operational Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Security Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Programme Delivery
1 6 (46.15%) Security Hardening
2 3 (23.08%) Information Assurance
2 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Antivirus Management
3 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
3 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (15.38%) DNA
3 2 (15.38%) Server Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) SIEM
4 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
4 1 (7.69%) Threat Detection
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CESG Certified Professional
1 3 (23.08%) CISM
1 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) SSCP
2 2 (15.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) GIAC
2 2 (15.38%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) JSP 440
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (15.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
2 1 (7.69%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
2 2 (15.38%) FireEye
2 2 (15.38%) McAfee
2 2 (15.38%) Symantec
2 2 (15.38%) Tripwire
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) LogRhythm
3 1 (7.69%) Qualys