The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
UK / England
Rank 409 350 438
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +88
Contract jobs citing CISM 158 270 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.58% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.88% 2.76% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 180 93
Median daily rate £500 £528 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.21% +5.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £400 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 0
Median hourly rate £70.00 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -

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

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8385 9792 9567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.24% 21.04% 20.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5301 6006 5691
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 421 454 445
Median hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +89.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in England

CISM
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CISM Daily Rate Trend in England

CISM
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISM across the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

CISM Daily Rate Histogram in England

CISM
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CISM across the England region.

CISM Hourly Rate Trend in England

CISM
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -47 83 £500 -9.09% 52
East of England +11 19 £325 -22.15% 3
South East -25 16 £525 +5.00% 11
North West +19 12 £575 +59.72% 3
South West +20 11 £358 -11.18% 4
Yorkshire +11 6 £463 -7.50%
West Midlands -5 6 £375 -14.28% 5
Midlands - 3 £500 - 1
East Midlands -3 2 £375 -31.81% 1
CISM
UK

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 England region with a requirement for CISM.

1 378 (90.00%) CISSP
2 317 (75.48%) Information Security
3 174 (41.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 156 (37.14%) CISA
5 141 (33.57%) Finance
6 116 (27.62%) Risk Management
7 100 (23.81%) Management Information System
8 95 (22.62%) Cybersecurity
9 92 (21.90%) PCI DSS
10 80 (19.05%) Firewall
11 79 (18.81%) Degree
12 65 (15.48%) ITIL
13 59 (14.05%) Data Protection
14 57 (13.57%) Security Cleared
15 56 (13.33%) Network Security
16 55 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
17 54 (12.86%) Security Management
18 52 (12.38%) Risk Assessment
19 51 (12.14%) Security Operations
20 49 (11.67%) Windows
20 49 (11.67%) Security Architecture
21 48 (11.43%) SIEM
22 44 (10.48%) Information Security Management
23 43 (10.24%) SC Cleared
24 41 (9.76%) CRISC
24 41 (9.76%) Vulnerability Management
24 41 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
25 38 (9.05%) Cisco
25 38 (9.05%) Microsoft
26 37 (8.81%) Project Management

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 13 (3.10%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.38%) IIS
3 6 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (1.43%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.48%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (3.81%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.10%) MS Visio
3 8 (1.90%) MS Office
4 5 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.19%) MS Project
5 3 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.48%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.62%) Office 365
3 10 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.43%) SaaS
4 6 (1.43%) Yammer
5 4 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.71%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.48%) IaaS
7 2 (0.48%) PaaS
8 1 (0.24%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 80 (19.05%) Firewall
2 56 (13.33%) Network Security
3 29 (6.90%) Intrusion Detection
4 15 (3.57%) VPN
5 14 (3.33%) LDAP
5 14 (3.33%) TCP/IP
6 10 (2.38%) WAN
7 8 (1.90%) Cisco ISE
7 8 (1.90%) LAN
8 7 (1.67%) HTTP
8 7 (1.67%) Internet
8 7 (1.67%) Kerberos
8 7 (1.67%) SSL
9 6 (1.43%) FTP
9 6 (1.43%) SSH
10 5 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (0.95%) DNS
12 3 (0.71%) BGP
12 3 (0.71%) EIGRP
12 3 (0.71%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.95%) Big Data
2 4 (0.95%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.71%) Star Schema
4 2 (0.48%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.24%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 3 (0.71%) AppScan
2 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.24%) JIRA
2 1 (0.24%) Selenium
General
1 141 (33.57%) Finance
2 32 (7.62%) Banking
3 31 (7.38%) Retail
4 23 (5.48%) Legal
4 23 (5.48%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.14%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.43%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.19%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.71%) Automotive
8 3 (0.71%) French Language
8 3 (0.71%) Local Government
9 2 (0.48%) Back Office
9 2 (0.48%) Law
10 1 (0.24%) Advertising
10 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.24%) Billing
10 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.24%) Publishing
10 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (21.67%) Analyst
2 78 (18.57%) Security Analyst
3 75 (17.86%) Consultant
4 73 (17.38%) Security Manager
5 71 (16.90%) Security Consultant
6 53 (12.62%) Architect
7 51 (12.14%) Security Architect
8 48 (11.43%) Information Manager
8 48 (11.43%) Information Security Manager
9 36 (8.57%) Information Security Consultant
10 29 (6.90%) Security Officer
11 25 (5.95%) Information Analyst
12 24 (5.71%) Information Security Analyst
13 20 (4.76%) Information Security Officer
13 20 (4.76%) IT Analyst
14 19 (4.52%) Information Officer
14 19 (4.52%) IT Security Analyst
15 18 (4.29%) Cybersecurity Analyst
16 16 (3.81%) Information Security Architect
17 15 (3.57%) CISSP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.38%) Web Services
2 7 (1.67%) SAML
3 6 (1.43%) COM
4 4 (0.95%) Middleware
5 3 (0.71%) .NET
5 3 (0.71%) AppFabric
5 3 (0.71%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.71%) WCF
6 1 (0.24%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.24%) CGI
6 1 (0.24%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 100 (23.81%) Management Information System
2 41 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (7.38%) Data Centre
4 30 (7.14%) Security Operations Centre
5 25 (5.95%) CESG
6 22 (5.24%) Cryptography
7 19 (4.52%) Data Protection Act
7 19 (4.52%) PKI
8 17 (4.05%) Computer Science
9 16 (3.81%) Fixed Income
10 13 (3.10%) Cyberthreat
11 8 (1.90%) Equities
12 7 (1.67%) Cyber Defence
13 6 (1.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 5 (1.19%) CESG CLAS
14 5 (1.19%) NHS
15 4 (0.95%) Mathematics
15 4 (0.95%) Public Cloud
15 4 (0.95%) Smart Meter
16 3 (0.71%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 49 (11.67%) Windows
2 36 (8.57%) Linux
3 33 (7.86%) Unix
4 6 (1.43%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.71%) Solaris
6 2 (0.48%) AIX
6 2 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.24%) Android
7 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (75.48%) Information Security
2 116 (27.62%) Risk Management
3 95 (22.62%) Cybersecurity
4 65 (15.48%) ITIL
5 59 (14.05%) Data Protection
6 55 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 54 (12.86%) Security Management
8 52 (12.38%) Risk Assessment
9 51 (12.14%) Security Operations
10 49 (11.67%) Security Architecture
11 48 (11.43%) SIEM
12 44 (10.48%) Information Security Management
13 41 (9.76%) Vulnerability Management
14 37 (8.81%) Project Management
15 33 (7.86%) Penetration Testing
16 32 (7.62%) TOGAF
17 30 (7.14%) ISMS
18 28 (6.67%) IT Audit
19 27 (6.43%) Incident Management
20 26 (6.19%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 14 (3.33%) SQL
2 13 (3.10%) Python
3 11 (2.62%) PowerShell
3 11 (2.62%) VB
4 10 (2.38%) C#
5 6 (1.43%) Java
6 3 (0.71%) Perl
7 2 (0.48%) Delphi
7 2 (0.48%) PHP
8 1 (0.24%) Scala
Qualifications
1 378 (90.00%) CISSP
2 156 (37.14%) CISA
3 79 (18.81%) Degree
4 57 (13.57%) Security Cleared
5 43 (10.24%) SC Cleared
6 41 (9.76%) CRISC
7 35 (8.33%) GIAC
8 33 (7.86%) CEH
9 26 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
10 24 (5.71%) CESG Certified Professional
11 21 (5.00%) PCI QSA
12 19 (4.52%) GCIH
13 18 (4.29%) CISMP
14 17 (4.05%) CLAS
14 17 (4.05%) GCIA
15 15 (3.57%) IISP
16 14 (3.33%) SANS
17 12 (2.86%) CCNA
17 12 (2.86%) CCNP
18 11 (2.62%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (41.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 92 (21.90%) PCI DSS
3 36 (8.57%) COBIT
4 29 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 19 (4.52%) QA
6 11 (2.62%) ISO27002
7 10 (2.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 6 (1.43%) Disclosure Scotland
8 6 (1.43%) RMADS
9 5 (1.19%) Basel III
9 5 (1.19%) GDPR
10 4 (0.95%) GPG13
10 4 (0.95%) HIPAA
10 4 (0.95%) SLA
11 3 (0.71%) ISO22301
11 3 (0.71%) JSP 440
12 2 (0.48%) FedRAMP
12 2 (0.48%) ISAE 3402
13 1 (0.24%) Government Security Classifications
13 1 (0.24%) MiFID
System Software
1 21 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.43%) Snort
3 3 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.48%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.24%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.24%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 8 (1.90%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 7 (1.67%) Nessus
3 4 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.95%) Nmap
4 3 (0.71%) ArcSight ESM
4 3 (0.71%) Nexpose
4 3 (0.71%) QRadar
5 2 (0.48%) SCCM
6 1 (0.24%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (0.24%) CSIRT
6 1 (0.24%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.24%) Kibana
6 1 (0.24%) logstash
6 1 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.24%) SmoothWall
6 1 (0.24%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 38 (9.05%) Cisco
1 38 (9.05%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.52%) Oracle
3 18 (4.29%) CheckPoint
4 12 (2.86%) Qualys
5 11 (2.62%) Fortinet
6 10 (2.38%) SAP
6 10 (2.38%) Splunk
6 10 (2.38%) Varonis
7 9 (2.14%) Cyber-Ark
8 8 (1.90%) ArcSight
8 8 (1.90%) Sourcefire
9 7 (1.67%) Juniper
9 7 (1.67%) Palo Alto
9 7 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.67%) Sun
10 6 (1.43%) Infor
11 5 (1.19%) F5
11 5 (1.19%) FireEye
12 4 (0.95%) ServiceNow
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