The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 100 134 122
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -12
Contract jobs citing CISM 29 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.16% 0.035% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.43% 0.15% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 6
Average daily rate £488 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £453 £415 £475
% change year-on-year
+9.03% -12.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £68.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +81.33%
CISM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
655 650 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.24% 23.03% 25.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 301 293
Average daily rate £400 £398 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +8.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 22
Average hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £14.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +45.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.88 £14.64 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £39.00 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISM across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CISM
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CISM across the Berkshire region.

CISM Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

CISM
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISM across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

CISM Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

CISM
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 9 - - 1
Reading - 6 £625 - 4
Bracknell - 2 - -
Slough - 2 £488 -
CISM
South East

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CISM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CISM.

1 40 (100.00%) CISSP
2 27 (67.50%) CISA
2 27 (67.50%) Information Security
3 19 (47.50%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (42.50%) CESG
5 13 (32.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (27.50%) SC Cleared
6 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
7 9 (22.50%) Time Management
7 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
8 8 (20.00%) Project Management
8 8 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (17.50%) Data Entry
9 7 (17.50%) CESG Certified Professional
9 7 (17.50%) Risk Management
9 7 (17.50%) CISMP
10 6 (15.00%) GIAC
10 6 (15.00%) Security Architecture
10 6 (15.00%) CRISC
10 6 (15.00%) PCI DSS
11 5 (12.50%) RMADS
11 5 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (10.00%) GCIA
12 4 (10.00%) GSEC
12 4 (10.00%) GCIH
12 4 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
12 4 (10.00%) ISSAP
12 4 (10.00%) SCADA
12 4 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
12 4 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CISM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CISM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (2.50%) Network Security
1 1 (2.50%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) AppScan
1 2 (5.00%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Compliance Specialist
1 15 (37.50%) Cybersecurity Specialist
1 15 (37.50%) Security Compliance Specialist
1 15 (37.50%) Security Specialist
2 8 (20.00%) Consultant
2 8 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 7 (17.50%) Security Manager
4 6 (15.00%) Architect
4 6 (15.00%) Security Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Compliance Officer
5 4 (10.00%) Operational Security Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Security Operations Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Security Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Compliance Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Information Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Information Security Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Information Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) CESG
2 4 (10.00%) SCADA
2 4 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Unix
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (67.50%) Information Security
2 19 (47.50%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (32.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (22.50%) Time Management
5 8 (20.00%) Project Management
6 7 (17.50%) Data Entry
6 7 (17.50%) Risk Management
7 6 (15.00%) Security Architecture
8 4 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (10.00%) Security Operations
8 4 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (7.50%) Security Management
10 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (5.00%) Information Security Management
10 2 (5.00%) ITIL
10 2 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (5.00%) SABSA
10 2 (5.00%) Security Testing
10 2 (5.00%) TOGAF
11 1 (2.50%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) C
1 2 (5.00%) C#
1 2 (5.00%) C++
1 2 (5.00%) Java
1 2 (5.00%) Perl
1 2 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 40 (100.00%) CISSP
2 27 (67.50%) CISA
3 11 (27.50%) SC Cleared
3 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
4 7 (17.50%) CESG Certified Professional
4 7 (17.50%) CISMP
5 6 (15.00%) CRISC
5 6 (15.00%) GIAC
6 4 (10.00%) GCIA
6 4 (10.00%) GCIH
6 4 (10.00%) GSEC
6 4 (10.00%) ISSAP
7 2 (5.00%) CEH
7 2 (5.00%) CLAS
8 1 (2.50%) CITP
8 1 (2.50%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (2.50%) Degree
8 1 (2.50%) ISACA
8 1 (2.50%) ISSEP
8 1 (2.50%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (15.00%) PCI DSS
3 5 (12.50%) RMADS
3 5 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Nessus
2 1 (2.50%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) IBM
1 2 (5.00%) Veracode
2 1 (2.50%) BMC
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft