Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 41 44
Rank change year-on-year -7 +3 +17
Contract jobs citing CISSP 13 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.01% 3.28% 2.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.38% 14.38% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 11
Swindon median daily rate £500 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £480 £406 £413
90th Percentile £508 £538 £538
Wiltshire median daily rate £500 £431 £500
% change year-on-year +15.94% -13.75% +11.11%
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 105 153 227
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 16.23% 22.80% 28.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 104 162
Swindon median daily rate £420 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.20% +10.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £306 £290 £255
90th Percentile £541 £538 £538
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 13
Swindon median hourly rate £27.50 - £12.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate £29.25 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -24.03% +2.67% +117.39%

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 19 January 2018, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 11 (84.62%) Vulnerability Management
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) SIEM
3 9 (69.23%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (69.23%) ArcSight
3 9 (69.23%) FireEye
3 9 (69.23%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 9 (69.23%) Bluefish Communications
3 9 (69.23%) Business Transformation
3 9 (69.23%) DNA
3 9 (69.23%) HP
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (69.23%) Symantec
3 9 (69.23%) McAfee
3 9 (69.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (69.23%) Service Management
3 9 (69.23%) Telecoms
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) Law
4 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
5 1 (7.69%) GDPR
5 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (7.69%) Security Hardening
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Unix
5 1 (7.69%) Windows
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Firewall

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
General
1 9 (69.23%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Law
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) ArcSight Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Operations Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Security Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Operational Security Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Operations Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Security Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Security Operations Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Security Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Security Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) AWS Architect
5 1 (7.69%) AWS Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) CISSP Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Vulnerability Management
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) SIEM
3 9 (69.23%) Business Transformation
3 9 (69.23%) DNA
3 9 (69.23%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.69%) Data Privacy
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Security Hardening
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) ArcSight
1 9 (69.23%) Bluefish Communications
1 9 (69.23%) FireEye
1 9 (69.23%) HP
1 9 (69.23%) McAfee
1 9 (69.23%) Symantec
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft