The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 144 167 181
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +14
Contract jobs citing CISM 27 20 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.79% 0.42% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.87% 2.72% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 21
Median daily rate £588 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.68% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £373 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £698 £570 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - -
CISM
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
554 735 895
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.23% 15.61% 15.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 548 638
Median daily rate £450 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £274 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 15
Median hourly rate £16.33 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.71% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £21.25 £31.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.27% +19.37%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing CISM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CISM
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

CISM Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

CISM
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISM across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

CISM Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CISM 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 City of London region with a requirement for CISM.

1 56 (96.55%) CISSP
2 47 (81.03%) Information Security
3 33 (56.90%) Finance
4 24 (41.38%) CISA
5 22 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (31.03%) Security Operations
7 17 (29.31%) Risk Management
8 16 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (25.86%) Management Information System
10 14 (24.14%) ITIL
11 12 (20.69%) Linux
11 12 (20.69%) SIEM
12 11 (18.97%) Security Cleared
12 11 (18.97%) Firewall
13 10 (17.24%) Information Security Management
13 10 (17.24%) Security Management
13 10 (17.24%) ISMS
13 10 (17.24%) SC Cleared
14 9 (15.52%) PCI DSS
14 9 (15.52%) Cybersecurity
14 9 (15.52%) Cisco
15 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
15 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
15 8 (13.79%) Risk Assessment
15 8 (13.79%) Vulnerability Management
16 7 (12.07%) GPG13
16 7 (12.07%) Degree
16 7 (12.07%) COBIT
16 7 (12.07%) Cyber-Ark
16 7 (12.07%) IISP

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 7 (12.07%) IIS
2 6 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.34%) MS Office
3 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.97%) Firewall
2 7 (12.07%) LDAP
3 5 (8.62%) Cisco ISE
3 5 (8.62%) HTTP
3 5 (8.62%) Network Security
4 4 (6.90%) DNS
4 4 (6.90%) Kerberos
4 4 (6.90%) SSL
5 3 (5.17%) FTP
5 3 (5.17%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (5.17%) SSH
6 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) TestNG
General
1 33 (56.90%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Legal
3 2 (3.45%) French Language
3 2 (3.45%) German Language
3 2 (3.45%) Italian Language
3 2 (3.45%) Polish Language
3 2 (3.45%) Retail
3 2 (3.45%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Analyst
2 14 (24.14%) Security Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) Business Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Security Officer
5 4 (6.90%) Consultant
5 4 (6.90%) Risk Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Security Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Security Specialist
5 4 (6.90%) Service Transition Specialist
6 3 (5.17%) Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Information Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Information Security Officer
6 3 (5.17%) IT Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Security Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Security Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Security Risk Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) CIO
7 2 (3.45%) CISSP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) SAML
2 3 (5.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (25.86%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.62%) PKI
3 5 (8.62%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (6.90%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.45%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.45%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.45%) SCADA
6 1 (1.72%) CESG
6 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.72%) Equities
6 1 (1.72%) Fintech
6 1 (1.72%) iSeries
6 1 (1.72%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Linux
2 7 (12.07%) Unix
3 4 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (81.03%) Information Security
2 18 (31.03%) Security Operations
3 17 (29.31%) Risk Management
4 14 (24.14%) ITIL
5 12 (20.69%) SIEM
6 10 (17.24%) Information Security Management
6 10 (17.24%) ISMS
6 10 (17.24%) Security Management
7 9 (15.52%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (13.79%) Risk Assessment
8 8 (13.79%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (12.07%) Identity Access Management
10 6 (10.34%) IT Audit
10 6 (10.34%) Protective Monitoring
11 5 (8.62%) Change Control
11 5 (8.62%) Data Privacy
11 5 (8.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 4 (6.90%) Information Assurance
12 4 (6.90%) Service Management
12 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) Python
2 5 (8.62%) Perl
2 5 (8.62%) SQL
3 4 (6.90%) Java
4 3 (5.17%) C
4 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.17%) VB
5 2 (3.45%) Ruby
6 1 (1.72%) C#
6 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 56 (96.55%) CISSP
2 24 (41.38%) CISA
3 11 (18.97%) Security Cleared
4 10 (17.24%) SC Cleared
5 7 (12.07%) Degree
5 7 (12.07%) IISP
6 6 (10.34%) CRISC
6 6 (10.34%) GSEC
7 4 (6.90%) CISMP
7 4 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (5.17%) CCNP
8 3 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (5.17%) GIAC
9 2 (3.45%) GCIH
9 2 (3.45%) SANS
10 1 (1.72%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (1.72%) CGEIT
10 1 (1.72%) CREST Certified
10 1 (1.72%) ECIH
10 1 (1.72%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (15.52%) PCI DSS
3 7 (12.07%) COBIT
3 7 (12.07%) GPG13
3 7 (12.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (6.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (6.90%) SLA
5 2 (3.45%) Basel III
5 2 (3.45%) ISO27002
6 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.45%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Cisco
2 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.07%) Cyber-Ark
4 6 (10.34%) Oracle
5 5 (8.62%) Fortinet
6 4 (6.90%) BMC
6 4 (6.90%) CheckPoint
6 4 (6.90%) Remedy
6 4 (6.90%) Varonis
7 2 (3.45%) Splunk
8 1 (1.72%) Sony
8 1 (1.72%) Sun
8 1 (1.72%) Sybase
8 1 (1.72%) WorldPay