Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 126 154
Rank change year-on-year -15 +28 -15
Contract jobs citing CISSP 18 40 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.59% 1.11% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.30% 7.98% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 22
West Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £525 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +26.51% -3.49%
10th Percentile £398 £400 £345
90th Percentile £641 £690 £680
Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £513 £450
% change year-on-year +7.32% +13.89% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 419 501 693
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.76% 13.92% 15.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 270 440
West Yorkshire median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £256 £250 £255
90th Percentile £553 £565 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £389 £375
% change year-on-year +2.89% +3.67% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 19 25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.23% -16.13% +1.64%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £16.79 £35.20
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £14.53 £15.50
% change year-on-year +0.81% -6.24% -

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in West Yorkshire

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISSP in West Yorkshire

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISSP in West Yorkshire

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Leeds -3 12 £525 - 13
Wakefield - 5 £550 -
CISSP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 13 (72.22%) CISM
2 9 (50.00%) Information Security
2 9 (50.00%) ITIL
3 7 (38.89%) CISA
4 6 (33.33%) Project Management
4 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 6 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (27.78%) Degree
5 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
5 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco
5 5 (27.78%) CCNP
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (27.78%) GDPR
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
6 4 (22.22%) CCDP
6 4 (22.22%) Retail
6 4 (22.22%) Security Management
6 4 (22.22%) Network Design
6 4 (22.22%) Security Architecture
6 4 (22.22%) Data Privacy
6 4 (22.22%) SDLC
7 3 (16.67%) Open Source
7 3 (16.67%) SaaS
7 3 (16.67%) PaaS
7 3 (16.67%) Data Management
7 3 (16.67%) Resource Management
7 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 3 (16.67%) QA

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (11.11%) Confluence
1 2 (11.11%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) PaaS
1 3 (16.67%) SaaS
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) IaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SMS
1 1 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
1 4 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Consultant
2 7 (38.89%) Security Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 2 (11.11%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Security Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Security Manager
4 1 (5.56%) GDPR Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Office 365 Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Remediation Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) SOX Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) WLAN Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Information Security
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
3 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
4 4 (22.22%) Data Privacy
4 4 (22.22%) Network Design
4 4 (22.22%) SDLC
4 4 (22.22%) Security Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) Security Management
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Data Management
5 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 3 (16.67%) Information Security Management
5 3 (16.67%) Line Management
5 3 (16.67%) Mobile Commerce
5 3 (16.67%) Open Source
5 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 3 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 3 (16.67%) SFIA
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) CISM
2 7 (38.89%) CISA
3 5 (27.78%) CCNP
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (27.78%) Degree
4 4 (22.22%) CCDP
5 3 (16.67%) Chartered Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (11.11%) AWS Certification
6 2 (11.11%) CCNA
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (11.11%) MCSA
6 2 (11.11%) MCSE
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (11.11%) Postgraduate
7 1 (5.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (5.56%) CCDA
7 1 (5.56%) CCIP
7 1 (5.56%) Master's Degree
7 1 (5.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (27.78%) GDPR
3 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 3 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
4 1 (5.56%) RMADS
4 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 2 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
1 2 (11.11%) Terraform
2 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.56%) McAfee
5 1 (5.56%) Qualys
5 1 (5.56%) Sophos
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec
5 1 (5.56%) Trend Micro