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 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
UK / England
Rank 421 358 453
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +95
Contract jobs citing CISM 154 266 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.56% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.79% 2.61% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 180 90
Median daily rate £460 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £637 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £473 £456
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 0
Median hourly rate £66.56 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.12% -
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 England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8580 10179 9652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.79% 21.35% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5478 6402 5613
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 408 401 450
Median hourly rate £34.69 £35.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% +61.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.51% +84.44%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -32 76 £438 -18.60% 40
South East -7 27 £488 -2.50% 6
East of England +3 20 £415 +11.40% 3
North West +8 8 £575 +59.72% 2
South West 0 7 £364 -10.18% 1
Yorkshire +18 6 £475 +8.57% 6
West Midlands +1 5 £375 -14.28% 1
Midlands +2 3 £500 -47.36%
CISM
UK

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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 England region with a requirement for CISM.

1 334 (93.30%) CISSP
2 260 (72.63%) Information Security
3 142 (39.66%) CISA
4 139 (38.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 108 (30.17%) Finance
6 93 (25.98%) Cybersecurity
7 91 (25.42%) PCI DSS
8 87 (24.30%) Management Information System
9 79 (22.07%) Firewall
10 71 (19.83%) Risk Management
10 71 (19.83%) Degree
11 61 (17.04%) ITIL
12 47 (13.13%) Security Management
13 46 (12.85%) Security Cleared
13 46 (12.85%) Network Security
14 42 (11.73%) Data Protection
15 40 (11.17%) Stakeholder Management
15 40 (11.17%) Security Architecture
16 39 (10.89%) SIEM
17 38 (10.61%) SC Cleared
17 38 (10.61%) Windows
17 38 (10.61%) Linux
18 37 (10.34%) Information Security Management
18 37 (10.34%) Security Operations
19 36 (10.06%) Microsoft
19 36 (10.06%) Project Management
20 35 (9.78%) CRISC
20 35 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
21 34 (9.50%) Vulnerability Management
21 34 (9.50%) Risk Assessment

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 9 (2.51%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.23%) IIS
3 5 (1.40%) Skype for Business
4 4 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.56%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.28%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (2.51%) MS Visio
2 7 (1.96%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.12%) MS Project
4 3 (0.84%) MS Office
4 3 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.56%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.79%) Office 365
4 9 (2.51%) Mimecast
5 7 (1.96%) SaaS
6 5 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.40%) IaaS
6 5 (1.40%) PaaS
7 4 (1.12%) Yammer
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (0.28%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.28%) G Suite
8 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.28%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 79 (22.07%) Firewall
2 46 (12.85%) Network Security
3 28 (7.82%) Intrusion Detection
4 15 (4.19%) VPN
5 14 (3.91%) TCP/IP
6 13 (3.63%) LDAP
7 11 (3.07%) Internet
7 11 (3.07%) WAN
8 10 (2.79%) LAN
9 8 (2.23%) HTTP
9 8 (2.23%) Wireless
10 7 (1.96%) Kerberos
10 7 (1.96%) SSL
11 6 (1.68%) DNS
12 5 (1.40%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (1.40%) SSH
13 4 (1.12%) FTP
14 3 (0.84%) BGP
14 3 (0.84%) HTTPS
14 3 (0.84%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.12%) Oracle Database
2 4 (1.12%) Star Schema
3 2 (0.56%) Big Data
3 2 (0.56%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.28%) MySQL
4 1 (0.28%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (0.84%) AppScan
2 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.28%) JIRA
2 1 (0.28%) Selenium
General
1 108 (30.17%) Finance
2 31 (8.66%) Banking
3 25 (6.98%) Retail
4 22 (6.15%) Legal
5 19 (5.31%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.51%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.68%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.40%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.84%) French Language
10 2 (0.56%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.56%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Automotive
11 1 (0.28%) Back Office
11 1 (0.28%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 93 (25.98%) Analyst
2 81 (22.63%) Security Analyst
3 60 (16.76%) Consultant
4 58 (16.20%) Security Manager
5 56 (15.64%) Security Consultant
6 41 (11.45%) Architect
7 38 (10.61%) Security Architect
8 34 (9.50%) Information Manager
9 33 (9.22%) Information Security Manager
10 32 (8.94%) Information Security Consultant
11 25 (6.98%) Information Analyst
12 24 (6.70%) Information Security Analyst
12 24 (6.70%) IT Analyst
13 23 (6.42%) IT Security Analyst
14 18 (5.03%) Security Specialist
15 17 (4.75%) CISSP Analyst
15 17 (4.75%) Cybersecurity Analyst
15 17 (4.75%) Security Officer
16 16 (4.47%) IT Manager
17 11 (3.07%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.79%) Web Services
2 7 (1.96%) SAML
3 4 (1.12%) COM
3 4 (1.12%) Middleware
4 3 (0.84%) .NET
4 3 (0.84%) AppFabric
4 3 (0.84%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.84%) WCF
5 2 (0.56%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.28%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.28%) CGI
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 87 (24.30%) Management Information System
2 35 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (6.70%) Data Centre
4 22 (6.15%) Security Operations Centre
5 21 (5.87%) CESG
6 20 (5.59%) Computer Science
7 16 (4.47%) Data Protection Act
8 11 (3.07%) Fixed Income
9 9 (2.51%) PKI
10 7 (1.96%) Equities
11 6 (1.68%) CESG CLAS
12 5 (1.40%) Cyberthreat
12 5 (1.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 5 (1.40%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (1.40%) Mainframe
12 5 (1.40%) Public Cloud
13 4 (1.12%) Cyber Attack
13 4 (1.12%) Fintech
14 3 (0.84%) Cyber Defence
14 3 (0.84%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 38 (10.61%) Linux
1 38 (10.61%) Windows
2 26 (7.26%) Unix
3 5 (1.40%) Mac OS X
3 5 (1.40%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.12%) Solaris
5 2 (0.56%) AIX
5 2 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.28%) Android
6 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (72.63%) Information Security
2 93 (25.98%) Cybersecurity
3 71 (19.83%) Risk Management
4 61 (17.04%) ITIL
5 47 (13.13%) Security Management
6 42 (11.73%) Data Protection
7 40 (11.17%) Security Architecture
7 40 (11.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 39 (10.89%) SIEM
9 37 (10.34%) Information Security Management
9 37 (10.34%) Security Operations
10 36 (10.06%) Project Management
11 34 (9.50%) Risk Assessment
11 34 (9.50%) Vulnerability Management
12 29 (8.10%) Penetration Testing
13 27 (7.54%) Identity Access Management
14 25 (6.98%) Information Assurance
15 23 (6.42%) TOGAF
16 21 (5.87%) Incident Management
16 21 (5.87%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 15 (4.19%) SQL
2 8 (2.23%) Python
3 6 (1.68%) Java
3 6 (1.68%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.12%) VB
5 3 (0.84%) C#
5 3 (0.84%) Perl
6 2 (0.56%) PHP
7 1 (0.28%) C
7 1 (0.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 334 (93.30%) CISSP
2 142 (39.66%) CISA
3 71 (19.83%) Degree
4 46 (12.85%) Security Cleared
5 38 (10.61%) SC Cleared
6 35 (9.78%) CRISC
7 32 (8.94%) GIAC
8 28 (7.82%) SANS
9 26 (7.26%) Cisco Certification
10 23 (6.42%) CEH
11 20 (5.59%) CESG Certified Professional
12 17 (4.75%) SSCP
13 16 (4.47%) PCI QSA
14 14 (3.91%) CCSP
14 14 (3.91%) GCIH
15 13 (3.63%) IISP
16 12 (3.35%) CISMP
16 12 (3.35%) CLAS
17 11 (3.07%) CCNA
17 11 (3.07%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 139 (38.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 91 (25.42%) PCI DSS
3 27 (7.54%) COBIT
4 21 (5.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 19 (5.31%) GDPR
6 17 (4.75%) QA
7 13 (3.63%) ISO27002
8 8 (2.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 7 (1.96%) Cyber Essentials
10 6 (1.68%) HIPAA
11 5 (1.40%) ISO22301
11 5 (1.40%) RMADS
12 4 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
12 4 (1.12%) SLA
13 3 (0.84%) GPG13
13 3 (0.84%) PMO
14 2 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 2 (0.56%) FedRAMP
14 2 (0.56%) ISAE 3402
15 1 (0.28%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 15 (4.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.68%) Snort
3 3 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.56%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.28%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (2.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (1.40%) Nessus
3 4 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.12%) QRadar
4 3 (0.84%) Nexpose
4 3 (0.84%) Nmap
5 2 (0.56%) ArcSight ESM
5 2 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.56%) SCCM
6 1 (0.28%) Ansible
6 1 (0.28%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (0.28%) CSIRT
6 1 (0.28%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.28%) Nagios
6 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.28%) PowerBroker
6 1 (0.28%) Puppet
6 1 (0.28%) Stealthwatch
6 1 (0.28%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 36 (10.06%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.42%) Cisco
3 18 (5.03%) CheckPoint
4 16 (4.47%) Splunk
5 15 (4.19%) Oracle
6 13 (3.63%) SAP
7 12 (3.35%) Qualys
8 11 (3.07%) CyberArk
9 10 (2.79%) Juniper
9 10 (2.79%) Sourcefire
10 8 (2.23%) Varonis
11 7 (1.96%) Sun
11 7 (1.96%) Tufin
12 5 (1.40%) ArcSight
12 5 (1.40%) Palo Alto
12 5 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (1.12%) F5
13 4 (1.12%) Infor
13 4 (1.12%) LogRhythm
13 4 (1.12%) Rapid7
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