Period
to 23 March 2019

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 23 March 2019 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
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 159 140 171
Rank change year-on-year -19 +31 -31
Contract jobs citing CISSP 32 59 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.68% 1.23% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.26% 9.08% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 39 11
Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% -5.00% +20.48%
10th Percentile £404 £363 £388
90th Percentile £650 £750 £613
England median daily rate £538 £513 £475
% change year-on-year +4.88% +7.89% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - £62.62

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 751 650 649
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.89% 13.59% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 396 390
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £257 £200 £257
90th Percentile £601 £555 £550
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 51 24
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £20.66 £18.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.93% +13.57% +17.34%
10th Percentile £14.17 £13.00 £11.72
90th Percentile £43.80 £40.00 £31.60
England median hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +16.00% -9.09% -

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 23 March 2019.

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 23 March 2019. 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 21 £535 +9.74% 1
South Yorkshire -27 8 £463 -2.63%
CISSP
England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, 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 26 (81.25%) CISM
2 19 (59.38%) Information Security
3 17 (53.13%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (34.38%) CISA
5 10 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (28.13%) ACF2
6 9 (28.13%) Security Architecture
6 9 (28.13%) REXX
6 9 (28.13%) zOS
6 9 (28.13%) RACF
6 9 (28.13%) JCL
6 9 (28.13%) Mainframe
7 8 (25.00%) ISPF
8 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
8 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (21.88%) SIEM
9 6 (18.75%) DevOps
9 6 (18.75%) Collaborative Working
10 5 (15.63%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 5 (15.63%) QRadar
10 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 5 (15.63%) Splunk
10 5 (15.63%) Use Case
10 5 (15.63%) IBM
10 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (15.63%) Finance
11 4 (12.50%) Change Management
11 4 (12.50%) Financial Institution
11 4 (12.50%) Risk Assessment

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (3.13%) Open Workbench
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon S3
3 2 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.13%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (3.13%) IaaS
4 1 (3.13%) Office 365
4 1 (3.13%) PaaS
4 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Network Security
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Financial Institution
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Architect
1 9 (28.13%) Security Architect
2 8 (25.00%) Consultant
2 8 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Information Security Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Security Solutions Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Mainframe Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
5 2 (6.25%) Security Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Security Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) RACF Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Splunk Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) ISPF
2 1 (3.13%) REST
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Mainframe
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) PMI
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Cloud Native
4 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) PKI
4 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) zOS
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Information Security
2 17 (53.13%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (28.13%) Security Architecture
4 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
4 7 (21.88%) SIEM
5 6 (18.75%) Collaborative Working
5 6 (18.75%) DevOps
6 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (15.63%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 5 (15.63%) Use Case
7 4 (12.50%) Change Management
7 4 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.38%) Security Operations
9 2 (6.25%) Migration
9 2 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) JCL
1 9 (28.13%) REXX
2 2 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (81.25%) CISM
2 11 (34.38%) CISA
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (9.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 3 (9.38%) GIAC
4 3 (9.38%) PMI Certification
4 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) CBAP
5 2 (6.25%) CCSP
5 2 (6.25%) CEH
5 2 (6.25%) CRISC
5 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) CCNA
6 1 (3.13%) CCNP
6 1 (3.13%) CCSA
6 1 (3.13%) CGEIT
6 1 (3.13%) CSSLP
6 1 (3.13%) Degree
6 1 (3.13%) ISSAP
6 1 (3.13%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 4 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.13%) GDPR
4 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (3.13%) PMBOK
4 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) ACF2
1 9 (28.13%) RACF
2 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) QRadar
2 3 (9.38%) CA Endevor
3 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.25%) Terraform
4 1 (3.13%) Ansible
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (3.13%) Nessus
4 1 (3.13%) Nmap
4 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) IBM
1 5 (15.63%) Splunk
2 4 (12.50%) AlienVault
2 4 (12.50%) ArcSight
2 4 (12.50%) Fortinet
2 4 (12.50%) LogRhythm
2 4 (12.50%) McAfee
2 4 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 2 (6.25%) Google
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) SAP