The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 57 48 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 -  
Contract jobs citing CISSP 4 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.63% 2.15% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.78% 5.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Median daily rate £481 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.28% -  
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 Wiltshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 225 263 235
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 35.16% 40.40% 33.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 180 152
Median daily rate £400 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £519 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 3
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +105.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISSP in Wiltshire

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -10 3 £488 -
Salisbury - 1 £415 -
CISSP
South West

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) Information Security
3 9 (34.62%) PRINCE2
3 9 (34.62%) ISEB
3 9 (34.62%) Scrum
3 9 (34.62%) CISA
3 9 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
4 8 (30.77%) CESG
4 8 (30.77%) ITIL
5 7 (26.92%) Finance
5 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
5 7 (26.92%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (23.08%) Risk Management
6 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
7 5 (19.23%) NonStop SQL
7 5 (19.23%) RIA
7 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
7 5 (19.23%) CESG CLAS
7 5 (19.23%) TOGAF
7 5 (19.23%) Ethical Hacking
7 5 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Project Management
7 5 (19.23%) CISM
7 5 (19.23%) SANS
7 5 (19.23%) Data Privacy
7 5 (19.23%) CLAS
7 5 (19.23%) SDLC
7 5 (19.23%) Metasploit
7 5 (19.23%) SaaS

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 4 (15.38%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Wireshark
2 2 (7.69%) DMZ
3 1 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Metasploit
2 4 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Military
2 4 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
1 10 (38.46%) Security Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) CISSP Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Penetration Tester
3 5 (19.23%) Security Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Tester
4 4 (15.38%) Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Information Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) IT Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Business Information Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Security Penetration Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Information Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) CESG
2 5 (19.23%) CESG CLAS
2 5 (19.23%) RIA
2 5 (19.23%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Kali Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) Information Security
3 9 (34.62%) PRINCE2
3 9 (34.62%) Scrum
4 8 (30.77%) ITIL
5 7 (26.92%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
6 6 (23.08%) Risk Management
7 5 (19.23%) Data Loss Prevention
7 5 (19.23%) Data Privacy
7 5 (19.23%) Ethical Hacking
7 5 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Project Management
7 5 (19.23%) SDLC
7 5 (19.23%) TOGAF
8 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
9 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
9 3 (11.54%) Network Packet Analysis
9 3 (11.54%) Network Packet Capture
9 3 (11.54%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) CISA
1 9 (34.62%) ISEB
1 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) CISM
3 5 (19.23%) CLAS
3 5 (19.23%) SANS
4 4 (15.38%) IIBA
5 2 (7.69%) CEH
5 2 (7.69%) CHECK Team Leader
5 2 (7.69%) CREST Certified
5 2 (7.69%) OSCP
6 1 (3.85%) Degree
6 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.85%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Nmap
2 2 (7.69%) Nessus