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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 361 449 446
Rank change year-on-year
+88 -3
Contract jobs citing CISM 239 145 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.51% 0.31% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.39% 1.52% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 89 83
Average daily rate £516 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £354 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 1
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - £45.00
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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
10012 9534 8820
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.22% 20.25% 19.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6240 5589 4833
Average daily rate £403 £400 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 441 443 405
Average hourly rate £36.75 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.75% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 12 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISM across the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

CISM Hourly Rate Histogram 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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +72 124 £550 +10.00% 62
South East +25 49 £500 +1.26% 17
North West -11 20 £360 +2.85% 7
East of England +15 15 £396 +5.66% 1
South West -10 9 £405 -22.85% 6
East Midlands - 8 £550 - 2
West Midlands -8 7 £454 +6.76% 6
Yorkshire -18 6 £438 +12.90% 4
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CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 429 (93.87%) CISSP
2 337 (73.74%) Information Security
3 185 (40.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 183 (40.04%) CISA
5 126 (27.57%) Finance
6 116 (25.38%) Risk Management
7 93 (20.35%) PCI DSS
8 89 (19.47%) Security Architecture
9 84 (18.38%) Firewall
10 82 (17.94%) Management Information System
10 82 (17.94%) Windows
10 82 (17.94%) Cybersecurity
11 78 (17.07%) Risk Assessment
12 65 (14.22%) Cisco Certification
13 64 (14.00%) SIEM
13 64 (14.00%) Degree
14 60 (13.13%) Security Cleared
15 57 (12.47%) ITIL
16 55 (12.04%) Microsoft
17 54 (11.82%) TOGAF
18 52 (11.38%) SC Cleared
19 50 (10.94%) Oracle
20 49 (10.72%) Banking
20 49 (10.72%) Security Management
21 48 (10.50%) Unix
22 46 (10.07%) CRISC
23 45 (9.85%) Active Directory
23 45 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
24 44 (9.63%) Network Security
25 43 (9.41%) COBIT

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 18 (3.94%) IIS
2 17 (3.72%) MS Exchange
3 11 (2.41%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.19%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (1.97%) iPlanet
5 9 (1.97%) MQSeries
5 9 (1.97%) WebLogic
5 9 (1.97%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (4.81%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.06%) MS Office
3 4 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.88%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.66%) SmartSuite
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.97%) BusinessWare
1 9 (1.97%) SAP R/3
2 4 (0.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) Maximo
4 1 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.22%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.03%) PaaS
2 22 (4.81%) IaaS
3 21 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (3.50%) SaaS
5 15 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.44%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.22%) Office 365
8 1 (0.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 84 (18.38%) Firewall
2 44 (9.63%) Network Security
3 20 (4.38%) VPN
4 17 (3.72%) Intrusion Detection
5 14 (3.06%) LAN
6 13 (2.84%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (1.97%) WAN
8 8 (1.75%) DNS
9 5 (1.09%) SNMP
9 5 (1.09%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.88%) DMZ
10 4 (0.88%) Internet
10 4 (0.88%) SSH
10 4 (0.88%) Wireless
11 3 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (0.66%) DWDM
11 3 (0.66%) MPLS
11 3 (0.66%) NGN
11 3 (0.66%) Packet Switching
11 3 (0.66%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.19%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.97%) DB2
2 9 (1.97%) DB2 UDB
3 8 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (1.53%) Big Data
5 4 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (0.44%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.22%) Toad
General
1 126 (27.57%) Finance
2 49 (10.72%) Banking
3 25 (5.47%) Retail
4 21 (4.60%) Legal
5 13 (2.84%) Investment Banking
6 12 (2.63%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.09%) Automotive
8 5 (1.09%) Back Office
8 5 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.88%) Games
10 3 (0.66%) Advertising
10 3 (0.66%) Publishing
11 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 111 (24.29%) Consultant
2 101 (22.10%) Security Consultant
3 94 (20.57%) Architect
4 93 (20.35%) Security Architect
5 92 (20.13%) Analyst
6 79 (17.29%) Security Analyst
7 49 (10.72%) Security Manager
8 38 (8.32%) Information Analyst
9 37 (8.10%) Information Security Analyst
10 31 (6.78%) Information Security Consultant
11 23 (5.03%) Security Engineer
11 23 (5.03%) Senior Analyst
12 21 (4.60%) Information Manager
13 20 (4.38%) Head of Security
13 20 (4.38%) Information Security Manager
13 20 (4.38%) Senior Security Analyst
14 18 (3.94%) Risk Analyst
15 16 (3.50%) CISSP Analyst
15 16 (3.50%) CISSP Architect
16 15 (3.28%) Cybersecurity Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (5.91%) Middleware
2 9 (1.97%) MSMQ
2 9 (1.97%) Web Services
3 7 (1.53%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 82 (17.94%) Management Information System
2 42 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (8.53%) CESG
4 26 (5.69%) CESG CLAS
5 23 (5.03%) PKI
6 17 (3.72%) Data Centre
7 16 (3.50%) Cryptography
8 13 (2.84%) Cyberthreat
8 13 (2.84%) FMCG
9 9 (1.97%) AS400
9 9 (1.97%) Driving Licence
9 9 (1.97%) Private Cloud
10 8 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
10 8 (1.75%) Smartcard
11 7 (1.53%) Computer Science
12 6 (1.31%) Public Cloud
13 5 (1.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 5 (1.09%) PMI
13 5 (1.09%) Security Operations Centre
14 3 (0.66%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 82 (17.94%) Windows
2 48 (10.50%) Unix
3 34 (7.44%) Linux
4 21 (4.60%) AIX
5 14 (3.06%) VMS
6 13 (2.84%) Solaris
7 9 (1.97%) Windows 7
7 9 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (1.97%) zOS
8 4 (0.88%) Android
8 4 (0.88%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (73.74%) Information Security
2 116 (25.38%) Risk Management
3 89 (19.47%) Security Architecture
4 82 (17.94%) Cybersecurity
5 78 (17.07%) Risk Assessment
6 64 (14.00%) SIEM
7 57 (12.47%) ITIL
8 54 (11.82%) TOGAF
9 49 (10.72%) Security Management
10 45 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 43 (9.41%) Information Assurance
12 41 (8.97%) Project Management
13 39 (8.53%) Data Protection
13 39 (8.53%) Security Operations
14 32 (7.00%) SABSA
14 32 (7.00%) Vulnerability Management
15 28 (6.13%) Identity Access Management
16 27 (5.91%) Penetration Testing
16 27 (5.91%) Risk Analysis
16 27 (5.91%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (4.16%) SQL
2 14 (3.06%) C
3 2 (0.44%) C#
3 2 (0.44%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.44%) Python
3 2 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 429 (93.87%) CISSP
2 183 (40.04%) CISA
3 65 (14.22%) Cisco Certification
4 64 (14.00%) Degree
5 60 (13.13%) Security Cleared
6 52 (11.38%) SC Cleared
7 46 (10.07%) CRISC
8 43 (9.41%) CCNA
9 38 (8.32%) GIAC
10 36 (7.88%) CLAS
11 31 (6.78%) CESG Certified Professional
12 24 (5.25%) CCSA
12 24 (5.25%) DV Cleared
12 24 (5.25%) JNCIA
13 22 (4.81%) CISMP
13 22 (4.81%) SANS
14 16 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
15 15 (3.28%) MCSE
16 14 (3.06%) MCP
17 12 (2.63%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 185 (40.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 93 (20.35%) PCI DSS
3 43 (9.41%) COBIT
4 34 (7.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (3.06%) COSO
5 14 (3.06%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 12 (2.63%) ISO 9001
7 9 (1.97%) QA
8 8 (1.75%) ISAE 3402
8 8 (1.75%) ISO27005
9 7 (1.53%) ISO27002
10 5 (1.09%) RMADS
11 3 (0.66%) SLA
12 2 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
12 2 (0.44%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.22%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.22%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.22%) PA-DSS
13 1 (0.22%) SEPA
13 1 (0.22%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 45 (9.85%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.97%) ClearTrust
4 5 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (2.19%) CA Single Sign-On
2 6 (1.31%) EnCase
2 6 (1.31%) Nessus
3 5 (1.09%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 3 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (0.44%) Puppet
5 2 (0.44%) QRadar
5 2 (0.44%) SmoothWall
6 1 (0.22%) Nmap
6 1 (0.22%) RSA enVision
6 1 (0.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 55 (12.04%) Microsoft
2 50 (10.94%) Oracle
3 34 (7.44%) CheckPoint
4 33 (7.22%) Cisco
5 28 (6.13%) IBM
6 20 (4.38%) Cyber-Ark
6 20 (4.38%) Intel Security
6 20 (4.38%) Qualys
7 19 (4.16%) ArcSight
8 17 (3.72%) SAP
8 17 (3.72%) VMware
9 15 (3.28%) Symantec
10 14 (3.06%) CA
11 12 (2.63%) HP
12 10 (2.19%) Rackspace
13 9 (1.97%) Barracuda Networks
13 9 (1.97%) BEA
13 9 (1.97%) Tripwire
13 9 (1.97%) Vitria
14 8 (1.75%) Palo Alto
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