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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
London / City of London
Rank 141 125 172
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +47
Contract jobs citing CISM 12 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.69% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.76% 4.64% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 15
Median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £599 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £66.56 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
+33.12% -

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
435 474 820
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.79% 14.89% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 344 607
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+4.03% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 17
Median hourly rate £15.98 £19.50 £19.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.05% +2.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £16.00 £13.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £33.80 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.69 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.41% +84.44%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017, 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 29 (100.00%) CISSP
2 24 (82.76%) Information Security
3 19 (65.52%) Finance
4 12 (41.38%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (37.93%) Management Information System
5 11 (37.93%) Security Operations
6 8 (27.59%) SANS
6 8 (27.59%) Security Operations Centre
6 8 (27.59%) Risk Management
6 8 (27.59%) GIAC
6 8 (27.59%) SQL
6 8 (27.59%) Linux
6 8 (27.59%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (27.59%) GCIA
6 8 (27.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (24.14%) Retail
7 7 (24.14%) Asset Management
7 7 (24.14%) GCIH
7 7 (24.14%) Unix
7 7 (24.14%) Windows
7 7 (24.14%) Legal
7 7 (24.14%) Fixed Income
8 6 (20.69%) Network+ Certification
8 6 (20.69%) Equities
8 6 (20.69%) CISA
8 6 (20.69%) Financial Institution
8 6 (20.69%) Firewall
8 6 (20.69%) CNA
8 6 (20.69%) Novell Certification
8 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP

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 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Firewall
1 6 (20.69%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (20.69%) Network Security
1 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.34%) HTTP
3 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) Kerberos
3 2 (6.90%) LDAP
3 2 (6.90%) SSL
4 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
General
1 19 (65.52%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Legal
2 7 (24.14%) Retail
3 6 (20.69%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Analyst
2 13 (44.83%) Security Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Information Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Risk Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Security Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Security Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Security Risk Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Security Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) CISSP Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Information Risk Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Security Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Risk Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Security Penetration Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) SAML
2 1 (3.45%) Middleware
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Management Information System
2 8 (27.59%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (24.14%) Fixed Income
4 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
4 6 (20.69%) Equities
5 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.90%) Fintech
6 1 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (3.45%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) Unix
2 7 (24.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Information Security
2 12 (41.38%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (37.93%) Security Operations
4 8 (27.59%) Risk Management
4 8 (27.59%) Vulnerability Management
5 7 (24.14%) Asset Management
6 6 (20.69%) Network Design
6 6 (20.69%) Threat Detection
7 3 (10.34%) IT Audit
8 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
8 2 (6.90%) Identity Access Management
8 2 (6.90%) Information Security Management
8 2 (6.90%) Migration
8 2 (6.90%) Network Architecture
8 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Privileged Access Management
8 2 (6.90%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (6.90%) Security Architecture
8 2 (6.90%) Security Management
8 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) Python
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) Perl
3 1 (3.45%) PHP
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) CISSP
2 8 (27.59%) GCIA
2 8 (27.59%) GIAC
2 8 (27.59%) SANS
3 7 (24.14%) GCIH
4 6 (20.69%) CISA
4 6 (20.69%) CNA
4 6 (20.69%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (20.69%) Novell Certification
5 5 (17.24%) CRISC
6 3 (10.34%) CEH
7 2 (6.90%) CCFP
7 2 (6.90%) CREST Certified
7 2 (6.90%) Degree
7 2 (6.90%) EnCE
7 2 (6.90%) GCFA
7 2 (6.90%) GPEN
7 2 (6.90%) GREM
7 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
7 2 (6.90%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (10.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (6.90%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.45%) ISO27002
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Sun
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco
3 2 (6.90%) CyberArk
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) WorldPay
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) Sybase
4 1 (3.45%) Symantec
4 1 (3.45%) Varonis