The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the England region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 440 450 460
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Contract jobs citing CISM 119 92 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.33% 1.14% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 54 55
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £463 £475
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8979 8103 8878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.83% 17.81% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5154 4392 4672
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £540 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 399 453 530
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £12.39 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -4.54%
CISM
UK

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 10 July 2014.

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 10 July 2014. 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 +24 67 £455 -9.00% 20
South East -8 27 £450 -10.00% 10
East Midlands +12 9 £444 - 1
North West +4 8 £460 +31.42% 3
South West -29 3 £414 -12.84% 2
West Midlands - 3 £450 - 1
East of England -21 2 £300 -33.33%
Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
CISM
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CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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.

1 273 (96.47%) CISSP
2 172 (60.78%) Information Security
3 114 (40.28%) CISA
4 82 (28.98%) Finance
4 82 (28.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 80 (28.27%) Risk Management
6 71 (25.09%) Management Information System
7 56 (19.79%) Degree
8 52 (18.37%) Firewall
9 51 (18.02%) Microsoft
9 51 (18.02%) Security Architecture
10 49 (17.31%) Security Management
10 49 (17.31%) ITIL
11 45 (15.90%) Risk Assessment
12 43 (15.19%) Windows
13 41 (14.49%) Banking
14 39 (13.78%) TOGAF
14 39 (13.78%) UNIX
15 32 (11.31%) Network Security
16 30 (10.60%) PCI DSS
16 30 (10.60%) Active Directory
17 28 (9.89%) Cisco
17 28 (9.89%) Information Security Management
18 26 (9.19%) Stakeholder Management
18 26 (9.19%) SIEM
18 26 (9.19%) SABSA
19 25 (8.83%) CRISC
19 25 (8.83%) Data Protection
20 23 (8.13%) Penetration Testing
20 23 (8.13%) Financial Institution

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 17 (6.01%) IIS
2 13 (4.59%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.83%) CMS
3 8 (2.83%) Joomla!
4 5 (1.77%) Apache
5 4 (1.41%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.41%) SAP Web AS
6 3 (1.06%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (3.89%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (2.83%) MS Office
4 5 (1.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (18.37%) Firewall
2 32 (11.31%) Network Security
3 20 (7.07%) TCP/IP
4 13 (4.59%) Internet
4 13 (4.59%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (3.18%) Intranet
5 9 (3.18%) VPN
6 8 (2.83%) WAN
7 6 (2.12%) LAN
8 5 (1.77%) FTP
8 5 (1.77%) Wireless
9 4 (1.41%) MPLS
10 3 (1.06%) SSL
10 3 (1.06%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.71%) VLAN
11 2 (0.71%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (0.71%) IPsec
11 2 (0.71%) Wireless Security
11 2 (0.71%) SAN
11 2 (0.71%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.83%) DB2
2 5 (1.77%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.71%) MS Access
4 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.35%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.35%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.35%) Big Data
4 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.35%) QADirector
General
1 82 (28.98%) Finance
2 41 (14.49%) Banking
3 23 (8.13%) Financial Institution
4 15 (5.30%) Legal
5 12 (4.24%) Investment Banking
6 11 (3.89%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.12%) Retail
8 4 (1.41%) Advertising
8 4 (1.41%) Publishing
9 3 (1.06%) Military
9 3 (1.06%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.71%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.71%) French Language
10 2 (0.71%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.35%) International Banking
11 1 (0.35%) Marketing
11 1 (0.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 69 (24.38%) Analyst
2 57 (20.14%) Architect
3 54 (19.08%) Security Analyst
4 52 (18.37%) Consultant
5 50 (17.67%) Security Architect
6 43 (15.19%) Security Consultant
7 24 (8.48%) Senior Analyst
7 24 (8.48%) Senior Security Analyst
8 21 (7.42%) Security Manager
9 20 (7.07%) Information Manager
10 17 (6.01%) Information Analyst
10 17 (6.01%) Information Security Analyst
11 16 (5.65%) Risk Manager
12 12 (4.24%) Information Security Consultant
13 11 (3.89%) Information Security Manager
13 11 (3.89%) Risk Analyst
13 11 (3.89%) Security Specialist
14 10 (3.53%) Information Risk Manager
15 9 (3.18%) Information Security Specialist
15 9 (3.18%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.83%) XML
2 5 (1.77%) Regular Expression
3 3 (1.06%) Middleware
4 2 (0.71%) OLE
4 2 (0.71%) SAML
4 2 (0.71%) .NET
5 1 (0.35%) JSP
5 1 (0.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 71 (25.09%) Management Information System
2 21 (7.42%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.89%) Economics
4 10 (3.53%) Data Protection Act
4 10 (3.53%) E-Learning
5 9 (3.18%) CESG
6 7 (2.47%) CESG CLAS
6 7 (2.47%) CMDB
7 5 (1.77%) RMADS
7 5 (1.77%) Mobile Computing
8 4 (1.41%) Human Factors
9 3 (1.06%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.71%) SCADA
10 2 (0.71%) Learning Management System
11 1 (0.35%) Social Media
11 1 (0.35%) NHS
11 1 (0.35%) IVR
11 1 (0.35%) Freedom of Information
11 1 (0.35%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 43 (15.19%) Windows
2 39 (13.78%) UNIX
3 15 (5.30%) VMS
4 14 (4.95%) Linux
5 6 (2.12%) Solaris
6 5 (1.77%) AIX
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (60.78%) Information Security
2 80 (28.27%) Risk Management
3 51 (18.02%) Security Architecture
4 49 (17.31%) Security Management
4 49 (17.31%) ITIL
5 45 (15.90%) Risk Assessment
6 39 (13.78%) TOGAF
7 28 (9.89%) Information Security Management
8 26 (9.19%) Stakeholder Management
8 26 (9.19%) SIEM
8 26 (9.19%) SABSA
9 25 (8.83%) Data Protection
10 23 (8.13%) Penetration Testing
11 22 (7.77%) Vulnerability Management
12 19 (6.71%) Cyber Security
13 18 (6.36%) Zachman Framework
13 18 (6.36%) Business Continuity
13 18 (6.36%) PRINCE2
14 17 (6.01%) Database Security
15 13 (4.59%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.53%) C
2 9 (3.18%) SQL
3 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.35%) Java
3 1 (0.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 273 (96.47%) CISSP
2 114 (40.28%) CISA
3 56 (19.79%) Degree
4 25 (8.83%) CRISC
5 21 (7.42%) Security Cleared
6 18 (6.36%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (6.01%) CEH
8 13 (4.59%) GIAC
9 12 (4.24%) SC Cleared
10 10 (3.53%) CCSA
11 9 (3.18%) CCNP
11 9 (3.18%) CCNA
12 8 (2.83%) ISACA
12 8 (2.83%) ISSAP
13 7 (2.47%) QiCA
14 6 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (2.12%) MCSE
14 6 (2.12%) CCIE
14 6 (2.12%) JNCIP
14 6 (2.12%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (28.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (10.60%) PCI DSS
3 19 (6.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 17 (6.01%) COBIT
5 8 (2.83%) QA
6 7 (2.47%) BS25999
7 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.35%) SLA
7 1 (0.35%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.35%) GPG13
System Software
1 30 (10.60%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.06%) RACF
3 1 (0.35%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 13 (4.59%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.06%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (0.71%) OpenView
4 1 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.35%) Nessus
4 1 (0.35%) WebInspect
4 1 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 51 (18.02%) Microsoft
2 28 (9.89%) Cisco
3 22 (7.77%) CheckPoint
4 19 (6.71%) Cyber-Ark
5 14 (4.95%) Gemalto
5 14 (4.95%) SAP
6 12 (4.24%) Juniper
6 12 (4.24%) Oracle
7 8 (2.83%) McAfee
8 7 (2.47%) HP
9 6 (2.12%) IBM
9 6 (2.12%) Qualys
10 5 (1.77%) ArcSight
11 4 (1.41%) Websense
12 3 (1.06%) Citrix
12 3 (1.06%) Aveksa
12 3 (1.06%) F5
12 3 (1.06%) Varonis
13 2 (0.71%) BMC
13 2 (0.71%) Symantec
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