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 31 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 395 444 456
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +12
Contract jobs citing CISM 211 128 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.14% 1.39% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 87 57
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £365 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £652 £630 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £506 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
9843 9224 8269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.10% 18.69% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5948 5255 4491
Average daily rate £400 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 467 402 454
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £13.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISM across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
London +49 121 £500 +2.56% 30
South East -4 27 £525 +16.66% 22
East of England +11 17 £495 -10.00% 8
North West -27 14 £855 +71.00% 6
West Midlands +10 10 £538 +19.44% 5
South West -2 9 £429 +7.05% 5
East Midlands -4 7 £485 +7.77%
Yorkshire - 1 £550 - 2
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CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 358 (95.47%) CISSP
2 221 (58.93%) Information Security
3 182 (48.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 146 (38.93%) CISA
5 111 (29.60%) Finance
6 98 (26.13%) Risk Management
7 77 (20.53%) Firewall
7 77 (20.53%) ITIL
8 69 (18.40%) PCI DSS
9 65 (17.33%) Security Management
10 64 (17.07%) Cyber Security
11 63 (16.80%) SIEM
12 62 (16.53%) Management Information System
12 62 (16.53%) Risk Assessment
13 55 (14.67%) Penetration Testing
14 52 (13.87%) Data Protection
15 49 (13.07%) Security Architecture
15 49 (13.07%) PKI
16 46 (12.27%) CRISC
17 44 (11.73%) Network Security
18 42 (11.20%) ISMS
18 42 (11.20%) Degree
18 42 (11.20%) Information Security Management
19 39 (10.40%) Cisco
20 38 (10.13%) Banking
21 37 (9.87%) Windows
22 35 (9.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
22 35 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
23 34 (9.07%) Kalman Filter
23 34 (9.07%) Cisco Certification

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 16 (4.27%) IIS
2 9 (2.40%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.13%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (4.00%) MS Office
2 12 (3.20%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.13%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.07%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (1.07%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.53%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.07%) PaaS
2 17 (4.53%) SaaS
3 15 (4.00%) IaaS
4 7 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.80%) Office 365
7 1 (0.27%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 77 (20.53%) Firewall
2 44 (11.73%) Network Security
3 26 (6.93%) Cisco ASA
4 24 (6.40%) SSL
5 19 (5.07%) WAN
6 16 (4.27%) Intrusion Detection
7 12 (3.20%) TCP/IP
7 12 (3.20%) VPN
8 8 (2.13%) Wireless
9 6 (1.60%) LAN
10 5 (1.33%) Wireless Security
11 4 (1.07%) LDAP
11 4 (1.07%) DNS
12 3 (0.80%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.80%) Internet
13 2 (0.53%) OSPF
13 2 (0.53%) BGP
13 2 (0.53%) EIGRP
13 2 (0.53%) TACACS
14 1 (0.27%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.53%) Big Data
2 8 (2.13%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.60%) QlikView
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database
General
1 111 (29.60%) Finance
2 38 (10.13%) Banking
3 25 (6.67%) Legal
4 22 (5.87%) Investment Banking
5 15 (4.00%) Financial Institution
6 12 (3.20%) Publishing
7 10 (2.67%) Retail
8 5 (1.33%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.07%) Law
10 3 (0.80%) Military
10 3 (0.80%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.80%) Advertising
11 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 102 (27.20%) Analyst
2 77 (20.53%) Security Analyst
3 72 (19.20%) Consultant
4 64 (17.07%) Security Consultant
5 62 (16.53%) Security Manager
6 55 (14.67%) Architect
6 55 (14.67%) Security Architect
7 36 (9.60%) Information Analyst
7 36 (9.60%) Information Security Analyst
8 22 (5.87%) Information Security Consultant
9 20 (5.33%) Information Security Manager
9 20 (5.33%) Information Manager
10 18 (4.80%) Risk Analyst
10 18 (4.80%) Security Engineer
10 18 (4.80%) Technical Analyst
10 18 (4.80%) Security Officer
11 16 (4.27%) IT Security Manager
12 15 (4.00%) Security Specialist
13 14 (3.73%) Project Manager
14 13 (3.47%) IT Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.07%) Middleware
2 3 (0.80%) .NET
2 3 (0.80%) SOAP
3 2 (0.53%) Web Services
3 2 (0.53%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.53%) AppFabric
3 2 (0.53%) SailPoint
3 2 (0.53%) HTML
4 1 (0.27%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.27%) JSP
4 1 (0.27%) WCF
4 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.27%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 62 (16.53%) Management Information System
2 49 (13.07%) PKI
3 35 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
5 24 (6.40%) CESG
6 18 (4.80%) Data Centre
7 14 (3.73%) CESG CLAS
7 14 (3.73%) Computer Science
8 11 (2.93%) RMADS
9 9 (2.40%) Cryptography
10 8 (2.13%) SCADA
10 8 (2.13%) Fixed Income
11 6 (1.60%) Smart Meter
12 5 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.80%) Life Science
13 3 (0.80%) Human Factors
13 3 (0.80%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (0.53%) Mobile Computing
14 2 (0.53%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 37 (9.87%) Windows
2 22 (5.87%) Linux
3 17 (4.53%) UNIX
4 3 (0.80%) Solaris
5 1 (0.27%) AIX
5 1 (0.27%) VMS
5 1 (0.27%) Android
5 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (58.93%) Information Security
2 98 (26.13%) Risk Management
3 77 (20.53%) ITIL
4 65 (17.33%) Security Management
5 64 (17.07%) Cyber Security
6 63 (16.80%) SIEM
7 62 (16.53%) Risk Assessment
8 55 (14.67%) Penetration Testing
9 52 (13.87%) Data Protection
10 49 (13.07%) Security Architecture
11 42 (11.20%) ISMS
11 42 (11.20%) Information Security Management
12 35 (9.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 34 (9.07%) Kalman Filter
14 33 (8.80%) Incident Management
15 32 (8.53%) Stakeholder Management
16 31 (8.27%) TOGAF
17 30 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
18 29 (7.73%) PRINCE2
19 28 (7.47%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.67%) SQL
2 7 (1.87%) C
3 3 (0.80%) Java
4 2 (0.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.53%) C#
4 2 (0.53%) Objective-C
4 2 (0.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 358 (95.47%) CISSP
2 146 (38.93%) CISA
3 46 (12.27%) CRISC
4 42 (11.20%) Degree
5 34 (9.07%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (7.47%) Security Cleared
7 26 (6.93%) CISMP
8 20 (5.33%) ITIL Certification
9 19 (5.07%) SC Cleared
10 17 (4.53%) CCSA
10 17 (4.53%) CEH
10 17 (4.53%) CCNA
11 14 (3.73%) JNCIA
11 14 (3.73%) CCENT
12 13 (3.47%) DV Cleared
13 11 (2.93%) ISSAP
13 11 (2.93%) CCSP
14 7 (1.87%) CCNP
15 6 (1.60%) GIAC
16 5 (1.33%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 182 (48.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 69 (18.40%) PCI DSS
3 32 (8.53%) COBIT
4 20 (5.33%) QA
5 14 (3.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.53%) COSO
6 2 (0.53%) EMIR
7 1 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.27%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.27%) MiFID
7 1 (0.27%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.27%) SLA
7 1 (0.27%) BS7799
System Software
1 17 (4.53%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.07%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (1.60%) Nessus
2 4 (1.07%) OpenView
3 3 (0.80%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.27%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (10.40%) Cisco
2 30 (8.00%) CheckPoint
3 22 (5.87%) Clearswift
3 22 (5.87%) Kaspersky
4 19 (5.07%) Citrix
5 17 (4.53%) VMware
6 16 (4.27%) McAfee
7 14 (3.73%) Oracle
7 14 (3.73%) Microsoft
7 14 (3.73%) Cyber-Ark
8 13 (3.47%) SAP
9 9 (2.40%) Sourcefire
10 8 (2.13%) Symantec
11 7 (1.87%) ArcSight
12 5 (1.33%) Qualys
12 5 (1.33%) Websense
13 4 (1.07%) Splunk
13 4 (1.07%) Remedy
13 4 (1.07%) BMC
13 4 (1.07%) HP
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