Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 57 63
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6 +15
Contract jobs citing CISSP 25 32 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.96% 2.47% 1.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.54% 6.50% 5.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 28 12
Wiltshire median daily rate £500 £439 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.96% -10.00% +8.33%
10th Percentile £425 £275 £413
90th Percentile £635 £538 £549
South West median daily rate £500 £450 £468
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.74% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £70.00 -

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 451 492 511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 35.32% 37.99% 33.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 353 332
Wiltshire median daily rate £438 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £225 £230
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
South West median daily rate £410 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.90% +1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 20
Wiltshire median hourly rate £32.00 £41.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.95% +7.19% +125.00%
10th Percentile £20.95 £23.45 £13.90
90th Percentile £39.25 £47.50 £45.93
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +36.36% -31.25% +14.29%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 22 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
Swindon -6 14 £500 +2.56%
Corsham +1 8 £525 +31.25%
CISSP
South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (44.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 11 (44.00%) SIEM
1 11 (44.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (32.00%) ArcSight
3 8 (32.00%) FireEye
3 8 (32.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 8 (32.00%) Information Security
3 8 (32.00%) HP
3 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (32.00%) Symantec
3 8 (32.00%) McAfee
3 8 (32.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (32.00%) Service Management
4 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
4 7 (28.00%) DNA
4 7 (28.00%) Bluefish Communications
4 7 (28.00%) Business Transformation
5 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
6 5 (20.00%) DV Cleared
6 5 (20.00%) Information Assurance
6 5 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (16.00%) ITIL
7 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (16.00%) Data Protection
7 4 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (16.00%) CLAS
8 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (12.00%) Cyber Attack

CISSP
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (8.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco ISE
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Law
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Consultant
1 8 (32.00%) Security Consultant
2 7 (28.00%) Security Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Operational Security Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Operations Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Security Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Security Operations Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) ArcSight Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Information Security Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Applications Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Architect
6 2 (8.00%) CISSP Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Security Architect
7 1 (4.00%) AWS Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Head of Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Head of Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Cyber Attack
1 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (44.00%) SIEM
1 11 (44.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 8 (32.00%) Information Security
2 8 (32.00%) Service Management
3 7 (28.00%) Business Transformation
3 7 (28.00%) DNA
4 5 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (20.00%) Information Assurance
5 4 (16.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL
5 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (12.00%) ITSM
6 3 (12.00%) Programme Delivery
6 3 (12.00%) Security Management
6 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.00%) Information Management
7 2 (8.00%) Security Hardening
8 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 4 (16.00%) CLAS
6 3 (12.00%) CISM
7 2 (8.00%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (8.00%) CRISC
7 2 (8.00%) HND
7 2 (8.00%) IISP
7 2 (8.00%) SANS
8 1 (4.00%) AWS Certification
8 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (4.00%) ISEB
8 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (4.00%) Master's Degree
8 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.00%) GDPR
3 1 (4.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (4.00%) JSP 440
3 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) ArcSight
1 8 (32.00%) FireEye
1 8 (32.00%) HP
1 8 (32.00%) McAfee
1 8 (32.00%) Symantec
2 7 (28.00%) Bluefish Communications
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Capita
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco