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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 441 446 460
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Contract jobs citing CISM 129 96 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.40% 1.16% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 55 59
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£450 £500 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £550 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
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
9237 8303 9029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.71% 17.85% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5273 4522 4754
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 457 561
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 £13.25 £12.00 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.68 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -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 25 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 25 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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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 +17 69 £500 -1.91% 18
South East -17 24 £450 -10.00% 7
North West +11 14 £480 +37.14% 8
East Midlands +8 11 £450 - 2
East of England -21 5 £488 - 2
South West -25 3 £401 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £450 - 5
Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 2
CISM
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CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 272 (96.80%) CISSP
2 178 (63.35%) Information Security
3 112 (39.86%) CISA
4 89 (31.67%) Finance
5 84 (29.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 79 (28.11%) Risk Management
7 68 (24.20%) Management Information System
8 60 (21.35%) Degree
9 51 (18.15%) Firewall
10 49 (17.44%) Security Management
10 49 (17.44%) Security Architecture
11 45 (16.01%) Risk Assessment
11 45 (16.01%) Microsoft
12 44 (15.66%) Banking
13 40 (14.23%) ITIL
14 38 (13.52%) Windows
14 38 (13.52%) TOGAF
15 34 (12.10%) UNIX
16 32 (11.39%) Information Security Management
16 32 (11.39%) PCI DSS
17 31 (11.03%) Network Security
18 29 (10.32%) Data Protection
19 28 (9.96%) SIEM
19 28 (9.96%) Active Directory
20 27 (9.61%) CRISC
21 26 (9.25%) Penetration Testing
22 25 (8.90%) Stakeholder Management
22 25 (8.90%) Cisco
22 25 (8.90%) SABSA
22 25 (8.90%) Security Cleared

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 16 (5.69%) IIS
2 13 (4.63%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.20%) CMS
3 9 (3.20%) Joomla!
4 5 (1.78%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.07%) SAS
5 3 (1.07%) Apache
5 3 (1.07%) SAP Web AS
6 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (3.91%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.14%) MS Office
4 5 (1.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 51 (18.15%) Firewall
2 31 (11.03%) Network Security
3 16 (5.69%) TCP/IP
4 13 (4.63%) Internet
5 12 (4.27%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (3.56%) Intranet
7 9 (3.20%) VPN
8 8 (2.85%) WAN
9 6 (2.14%) Wireless
10 5 (1.78%) LAN
11 4 (1.42%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (1.42%) MPLS
12 3 (1.07%) SSL
12 3 (1.07%) SAN
13 2 (0.71%) VLAN
13 2 (0.71%) IPsec
13 2 (0.71%) LDAP
13 2 (0.71%) DNS
13 2 (0.71%) DHCP
13 2 (0.71%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.85%) DB2
2 4 (1.42%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.71%) MS Access
4 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.36%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.36%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.36%) QADirector
General
1 89 (31.67%) Finance
2 44 (15.66%) Banking
3 23 (8.19%) Financial Institution
4 16 (5.69%) Legal
5 12 (4.27%) Investment Banking
6 9 (3.20%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.85%) Retail
8 5 (1.78%) Advertising
9 4 (1.42%) Publishing
10 3 (1.07%) Military
10 3 (1.07%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.71%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.71%) French Language
12 1 (0.36%) Marketing
12 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.36%) International Banking
12 1 (0.36%) Law
12 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 68 (24.20%) Analyst
2 55 (19.57%) Architect
3 54 (19.22%) Security Analyst
4 51 (18.15%) Consultant
5 48 (17.08%) Security Architect
6 43 (15.30%) Security Consultant
7 25 (8.90%) Security Manager
8 22 (7.83%) Senior Security Analyst
8 22 (7.83%) Senior Analyst
9 19 (6.76%) Information Manager
10 18 (6.41%) Information Security Analyst
10 18 (6.41%) Information Analyst
11 14 (4.98%) Risk Analyst
12 13 (4.63%) Information Security Manager
13 11 (3.91%) Information Security Consultant
13 11 (3.91%) Security Engineer
13 11 (3.91%) Risk Manager
14 10 (3.56%) Security Specialist
15 9 (3.20%) Security Officer
16 8 (2.85%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.85%) XML
2 5 (1.78%) Regular Expression
3 4 (1.42%) Middleware
4 2 (0.71%) OLE
4 2 (0.71%) SAML
4 2 (0.71%) .NET
5 1 (0.36%) JSP
5 1 (0.36%) Web Services
5 1 (0.36%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 68 (24.20%) Management Information System
2 21 (7.47%) Computer Science
3 14 (4.98%) Data Protection Act
4 12 (4.27%) Economics
5 11 (3.91%) E-Learning
6 9 (3.20%) CESG
7 7 (2.49%) CESG CLAS
7 7 (2.49%) CMDB
8 5 (1.78%) RMADS
8 5 (1.78%) Mobile Computing
9 4 (1.42%) Human Factors
10 2 (0.71%) SCADA
10 2 (0.71%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.71%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.36%) NHS
11 1 (0.36%) IVR
11 1 (0.36%) Freedom of Information
11 1 (0.36%) FMCG
11 1 (0.36%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 38 (13.52%) Windows
2 34 (12.10%) UNIX
3 14 (4.98%) VMS
4 12 (4.27%) Linux
5 4 (1.42%) AIX
5 4 (1.42%) Solaris
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (63.35%) Information Security
2 79 (28.11%) Risk Management
3 49 (17.44%) Security Management
3 49 (17.44%) Security Architecture
4 45 (16.01%) Risk Assessment
5 40 (14.23%) ITIL
6 38 (13.52%) TOGAF
7 32 (11.39%) Information Security Management
8 29 (10.32%) Data Protection
9 28 (9.96%) SIEM
10 26 (9.25%) Penetration Testing
11 25 (8.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 25 (8.90%) SABSA
12 22 (7.83%) Cyber Security
13 21 (7.47%) Vulnerability Management
14 18 (6.41%) Zachman Framework
15 17 (6.05%) Business Continuity
16 16 (5.69%) Database Security
17 15 (5.34%) PRINCE2
18 13 (4.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.27%) C
2 7 (2.49%) SQL
3 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.36%) Java
3 1 (0.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 272 (96.80%) CISSP
2 112 (39.86%) CISA
3 60 (21.35%) Degree
4 27 (9.61%) CRISC
5 25 (8.90%) Security Cleared
6 18 (6.41%) GIAC
7 17 (6.05%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (5.69%) CEH
9 15 (5.34%) SC Cleared
10 10 (3.56%) CCSA
10 10 (3.56%) CCNP
11 9 (3.20%) ISSAP
12 8 (2.85%) CCNA
12 8 (2.85%) ISACA
13 7 (2.49%) QiCA
13 7 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (2.49%) MCSE
14 6 (2.14%) MCSA
14 6 (2.14%) CCIE
14 6 (2.14%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (29.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (11.39%) PCI DSS
3 21 (7.47%) COBIT
4 20 (7.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (3.20%) QA
6 6 (2.14%) BS25999
7 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.36%) SLA
7 1 (0.36%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.36%) GPG13
System Software
1 28 (9.96%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.07%) RACF
3 2 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.36%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.36%) Snort
Systems Management
1 12 (4.27%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.07%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (0.71%) OpenView
4 1 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.36%) WebInspect
4 1 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 45 (16.01%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.90%) Cisco
3 19 (6.76%) CheckPoint
4 18 (6.41%) Cyber-Ark
5 13 (4.63%) SAP
6 12 (4.27%) Gemalto
7 11 (3.91%) Juniper
8 9 (3.20%) Oracle
9 6 (2.14%) McAfee
9 6 (2.14%) HP
10 5 (1.78%) IBM
10 5 (1.78%) Qualys
11 4 (1.42%) ArcSight
12 3 (1.07%) Aveksa
12 3 (1.07%) Varonis
12 3 (1.07%) F5
12 3 (1.07%) Citrix
13 2 (0.71%) BMC
13 2 (0.71%) Symantec
13 2 (0.71%) Remedy
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