Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 July 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 146 206
Rank change year-on-year -25 +60 -47
Contract jobs citing CISSP 15 67 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.35% 1.16% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.45% 7.61% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 34 6
Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +9.09% -13.16%
10th Percentile £438 £343 £363
90th Percentile £613 £668 £503
England median daily rate £488 £500 £463
% change year-on-year -2.50% +8.11% +1.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £60.44 £49.90 £47.50
% change year-on-year +21.11% +5.05% +18.01%

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 Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 613 880 845
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 14.47% 15.25% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 570 560
Yorkshire median daily rate £412 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.88% +13.48% +0.71%
10th Percentile £256 £263 £218
90th Percentile £556 £606 £488
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 22 22
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.63 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.66% -18.75% +16.13%
10th Percentile £11.33 £11.78 £8.66
90th Percentile £37.70 £23.75 £30.00
England median hourly rate £29.50 £27.50 £22.43
% change year-on-year +7.27% +22.63% +12.13%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Yorkshire

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISSP in Yorkshire

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISSP in Yorkshire

CISSP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CISSP in Yorkshire

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
South Yorkshire +7 7 £550 +15.79%
North Yorkshire +13 4 £475 -13.64% 2
West Yorkshire -33 4 £580 +31.07% 4
CISSP
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 7 (46.67%) CISA
1 7 (46.67%) CISM
2 6 (40.00%) Information Security
3 5 (33.33%) CRISC
4 4 (26.67%) Threat Modelling
4 4 (26.67%) GDPR
4 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (20.00%) ERP
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Unix
5 3 (20.00%) Mainframe
5 3 (20.00%) Banking
5 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (13.33%) Security Operations
6 2 (13.33%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (13.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (13.33%) SFIA
6 2 (13.33%) Terraform
6 2 (13.33%) Line Management
6 2 (13.33%) AWS Certification
6 2 (13.33%) DevOps

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (13.33%) Confluence
1 2 (13.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) IaaS
1 2 (13.33%) PaaS
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DMZ
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Consultant
1 6 (40.00%) Security Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Security Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Applications Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Information Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Risk Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Business Information Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) CISSP Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (13.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) CISSP Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Information Security
2 4 (26.67%) Threat Modelling
3 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (20.00%) ERP
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Network Design
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Security Operations
4 2 (13.33%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (13.33%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C++
1 2 (13.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) CISA
1 7 (46.67%) CISM
2 5 (33.33%) CRISC
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (13.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (13.33%) AWS Certification
4 2 (13.33%) CCDP
4 2 (13.33%) CCNP
4 2 (13.33%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) ISSAP
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (6.67%) CCSP
5 1 (6.67%) IISP
5 1 (6.67%) ISSEP
5 1 (6.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) GDPR
1 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
2 3 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (13.33%) QA
4 1 (6.67%) COBIT
4 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
1 2 (13.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) Symantec