Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 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)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 70 86
Rank change year-on-year -1 +16 -29
Contract jobs citing CISSP 20 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.91% 1.27% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.70% 5.61% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 2
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £413 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -13.16% +55.74%
10th Percentile £403 £399 £430
90th Percentile £520 £450 £520
South East median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £60.44 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +72.67% - -

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 West Sussex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Sussex
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 230 285 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 21.93% 22.60% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 173 138
West Sussex median daily rate £400 £400 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.89% +10.00%
10th Percentile £268 £300 £243
90th Percentile £495 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 25 13
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +152.94% -
10th Percentile £17.50 £31.40 £15.50
90th Percentile £50.25 £52.25 £42.40
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £34.00 £29.95
% change year-on-year -24.44% +13.52% +76.18%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in West Sussex

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISSP in West Sussex

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in West Sussex over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISSP in West Sussex

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 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
Gatwick - 8 £450 -
Crawley -5 6 £475 +11.76%
East Grinstead - 2 £429 -
CISSP
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 19 (95.00%) CISM
1 19 (95.00%) Information Security
2 15 (75.00%) PCI DSS
3 12 (60.00%) COBIT
3 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (55.00%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (50.00%) SANS
5 10 (50.00%) GDPR
5 10 (50.00%) SSCP
6 9 (45.00%) Degree
6 9 (45.00%) Data Privacy
7 8 (40.00%) Mimecast
7 8 (40.00%) Qualys
7 8 (40.00%) Tufin
7 8 (40.00%) Splunk
8 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
8 6 (30.00%) Firewall
9 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
9 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (20.00%) Line Management
10 4 (20.00%) Coaching
11 3 (15.00%) ISACA
11 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
11 3 (15.00%) Information Governance
11 3 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
11 3 (15.00%) Data Security
11 3 (15.00%) CISA

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Mimecast
2 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) Intranet
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Analyst
2 15 (75.00%) Security Analyst
3 10 (50.00%) Information Analyst
3 10 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 7 (35.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Governance Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Security Technical Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) CCTV
2 2 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Unix
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Information Security
2 11 (55.00%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (45.00%) Data Privacy
4 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (20.00%) Coaching
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (20.00%) Line Management
6 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) Data Security
6 3 (15.00%) Information Governance
6 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) SIEM
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.00%) Threat Detection
7 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 1 (5.00%) DevOps
8 1 (5.00%) Lean Six Sigma
8 1 (5.00%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) CISM
2 10 (50.00%) SANS
2 10 (50.00%) SSCP
3 9 (45.00%) Degree
4 3 (15.00%) CISA
4 3 (15.00%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 12 (60.00%) COBIT
2 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (50.00%) GDPR
4 2 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Qualys
1 8 (40.00%) Splunk
1 8 (40.00%) Tufin
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft