Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 134 163
Rank change year-on-year -2 +29 +20
Contract jobs citing CISSP 55 49 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.10% 1.10% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.20% 7.66% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 31 14
Yorkshire median daily rate £525 £550 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +14.29% +10.00%
10th Percentile £407 £425 £388
90th Percentile £654 £613 £538
England median daily rate £540 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +8.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £57.25 £60.44 £47.00
% change year-on-year -5.27% +28.59% +5.03%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 764 640 770
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.30% 14.37% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 381 458
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.56% +3.00%
10th Percentile £275 £213 £248
90th Percentile £600 £553 £538
England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 47 34
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.88 £15.00 £14.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.83% +3.22% -6.24%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.25 £11.34
90th Percentile £31.35 £40.00 £23.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year - -1.96% +5.24%

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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 2018. 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
West Yorkshire +7 37 £550 - 12
South Yorkshire -23 15 £423 -23.18% 3
North Yorkshire -5 1 - -
CISSP
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 37 (67.27%) Information Security
2 32 (58.18%) CISM
3 20 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (27.27%) Firewall
4 15 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (25.45%) Security Architecture
6 13 (23.64%) CISA
7 12 (21.82%) PCI DSS
8 11 (20.00%) SIEM
9 10 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 10 (18.18%) SOA
10 9 (16.36%) Windows
10 9 (16.36%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (16.36%) REXX
10 9 (16.36%) zOS
10 9 (16.36%) RACF
10 9 (16.36%) JCL
10 9 (16.36%) Mainframe
10 9 (16.36%) Nessus
10 9 (16.36%) Management Information System
10 9 (16.36%) Risk Management
10 9 (16.36%) ACF2
10 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
11 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
11 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (14.55%) CEH
11 8 (14.55%) ISPF
11 8 (14.55%) Degree
11 8 (14.55%) Finance
12 7 (12.73%) Computer Science

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 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.82%) IaaS
3 1 (1.82%) Office 365
3 1 (1.82%) PaaS
3 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.27%) Firewall
2 7 (12.73%) Network Security
3 6 (10.91%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (9.09%) HTTP
5 4 (7.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (7.27%) Internet
5 4 (7.27%) SSL
6 1 (1.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Banking
3 6 (10.91%) Retail
4 5 (9.09%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.82%) Games
5 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Consultant
2 18 (32.73%) Security Consultant
3 9 (16.36%) Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Architect
4 7 (12.73%) Security Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Security Architect
5 5 (9.09%) CISSP Consultant
5 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce Consultant
5 5 (9.09%) Information Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) IT Consultant
5 5 (9.09%) IT Security Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) Security Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Security Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Technical Writer
7 3 (5.45%) Mainframe Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Security Project Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) ISPF
2 5 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (1.82%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.82%) JSON
3 1 (1.82%) OpenID
3 1 (1.82%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Mainframe
1 9 (16.36%) Management Information System
2 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) NHS
4 2 (3.64%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (3.64%) PKI
5 1 (1.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.82%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.82%) Robotics
5 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Windows
1 9 (16.36%) zOS
2 5 (9.09%) Linux
2 5 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.64%) Unix
4 1 (1.82%) AIX
4 1 (1.82%) CentOS
4 1 (1.82%) HPUX
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Solaris
4 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (67.27%) Information Security
2 15 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (25.45%) Security Architecture
4 11 (20.00%) SIEM
5 10 (18.18%) SOA
6 9 (16.36%) Risk Management
7 7 (12.73%) Collaborative Working
7 7 (12.73%) Computer Science
7 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (10.91%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (9.09%) Change Management
9 5 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 5 (9.09%) Information Management
10 4 (7.27%) Security Monitoring
11 3 (5.45%) Identity Access Management
11 3 (5.45%) Project Management
11 3 (5.45%) Security Operations
11 3 (5.45%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.36%) JCL
1 9 (16.36%) REXX
2 3 (5.45%) Python
3 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.64%) Perl
3 2 (3.64%) SQL
4 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (58.18%) CISM
2 13 (23.64%) CISA
3 9 (16.36%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
4 8 (14.55%) CEH
4 8 (14.55%) Degree
4 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
5 7 (12.73%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 5 (9.09%) CCNA
6 5 (9.09%) GSEC
6 5 (9.09%) ISACA
7 4 (7.27%) CompTIA Security+
7 4 (7.27%) GIAC
8 3 (5.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 3 (5.45%) CRISC
8 3 (5.45%) SANS
9 2 (3.64%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (3.64%) GCIA
9 2 (3.64%) PCI QSA
10 1 (1.82%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (21.82%) PCI DSS
3 10 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (3.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.82%) GDPR
5 1 (1.82%) ISAE 3402
5 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.36%) ACF2
1 9 (16.36%) RACF
2 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.82%) KVM
3 1 (1.82%) QEMU
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) Nessus
2 7 (12.73%) QRadar
3 6 (10.91%) Nmap
4 5 (9.09%) CSIRT
5 3 (5.45%) CA Endevor
5 3 (5.45%) SCCM
6 2 (3.64%) WMI
7 1 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Splunk
2 4 (7.27%) Blue Coat
2 4 (7.27%) CheckPoint
2 4 (7.27%) F5
2 4 (7.27%) Symantec
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco
4 2 (3.64%) Citrix
4 2 (3.64%) McAfee
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle
5 1 (1.82%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.82%) CA
5 1 (1.82%) CyberArk
5 1 (1.82%) IBM
5 1 (1.82%) Ivanti
5 1 (1.82%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.82%) Qualys
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.82%) VMware