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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
South East / West Sussex
Rank - 55 -
Contract jobs citing CISSP 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - 1.20% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 8.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Median daily rate - £472 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £62.62 £50.00 £68.00
% change year-on-year +25.24% -26.47%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 147 87 115
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 28.88% 14.95% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 53 79
Median daily rate £413 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Median hourly rate £50.00 £17.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +185.71% -37.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £15.82 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £17.50 £47.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.25% +77.77%  

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing CISSP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (20.00%) Mimecast
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) SANS
4 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (20.00%) Cyber Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (20.00%) GDPR
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
4 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Security
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) CISA
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

CISSP
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Cyber Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Data Security
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) CISA
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Qualys