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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 447 443 461
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Contract jobs citing CISM 128 101 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.39% 1.22% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 58 58
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 £481
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £558 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £463
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%
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
9219 8298 9066
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.68% 17.81% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5254 4509 4772
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 £525 £535 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 401 457 562
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
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 30 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 30 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 +27 69 £488 -6.25% 17
South East -26 21 £450 -10.00% 9
North West +17 15 £500 +42.85% 5
East Midlands +10 11 £450 - 4
East of England -14 6 £550 -
South West -18 3 £401 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £450 - 2
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 2
CISM
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CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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
2 180 (63.60%) Information Security
3 112 (39.58%) CISA
4 91 (32.16%) Finance
5 85 (30.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 78 (27.56%) Risk Management
7 67 (23.67%) Management Information System
8 60 (21.20%) Degree
9 52 (18.37%) Firewall
10 50 (17.67%) Security Management
11 48 (16.96%) Security Architecture
12 46 (16.25%) Banking
13 44 (15.55%) Risk Assessment
13 44 (15.55%) Microsoft
14 40 (14.13%) ITIL
15 38 (13.43%) Windows
16 36 (12.72%) TOGAF
17 34 (12.01%) UNIX
18 33 (11.66%) Information Security Management
18 33 (11.66%) PCI DSS
19 32 (11.31%) Network Security
20 30 (10.60%) Data Protection
21 28 (9.89%) CRISC
22 27 (9.54%) Penetration Testing
22 27 (9.54%) Active Directory
23 26 (9.19%) SIEM
24 25 (8.83%) Security Cleared
25 24 (8.48%) Stakeholder Management
26 23 (8.13%) Cisco
26 23 (8.13%) Financial Institution

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (5.65%) IIS
2 13 (4.59%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.18%) Joomla!
3 9 (3.18%) CMS
4 5 (1.77%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.06%) SAP Web AS
5 3 (1.06%) SAS
5 3 (1.06%) Apache
6 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (3.89%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.12%) 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 5 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (18.37%) Firewall
2 32 (11.31%) Network Security
3 19 (6.71%) TCP/IP
4 12 (4.24%) Internet
5 11 (3.89%) WAN
6 10 (3.53%) Intranet
6 10 (3.53%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (3.18%) VPN
8 8 (2.83%) LAN
9 6 (2.12%) Wireless
10 4 (1.41%) MPLS
10 4 (1.41%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (1.06%) SSL
11 3 (1.06%) SAN
12 2 (0.71%) DMZ
12 2 (0.71%) LDAP
12 2 (0.71%) DHCP
12 2 (0.71%) FTP
12 2 (0.71%) DNS
12 2 (0.71%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.47%) DB2
2 4 (1.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.71%) MS Access
4 1 (0.35%) Big Data
4 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.35%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.35%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.35%) QADirector
General
1 91 (32.16%) Finance
2 46 (16.25%) Banking
3 23 (8.13%) Financial Institution
4 16 (5.65%) Legal
5 14 (4.95%) Investment Banking
6 9 (3.18%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.18%) Retail
7 5 (1.77%) Advertising
8 4 (1.41%) Publishing
9 3 (1.06%) Private Banking
9 3 (1.06%) Military
10 2 (0.71%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.71%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.71%) French Language
11 1 (0.35%) International Banking
11 1 (0.35%) Marketing
11 1 (0.35%) Law
11 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 70 (24.73%) Analyst
2 55 (19.43%) Security Analyst
3 53 (18.73%) Architect
4 50 (17.67%) Consultant
5 46 (16.25%) Security Architect
6 42 (14.84%) Security Consultant
7 25 (8.83%) Security Manager
8 21 (7.42%) Senior Analyst
8 21 (7.42%) Senior Security Analyst
9 20 (7.07%) Information Manager
10 18 (6.36%) Information Analyst
10 18 (6.36%) Information Security Analyst
11 15 (5.30%) Risk Analyst
12 13 (4.59%) Information Security Manager
13 12 (4.24%) Security Specialist
14 11 (3.89%) Security Engineer
14 11 (3.89%) Risk Manager
14 11 (3.89%) Information Security Consultant
15 9 (3.18%) Security Officer
15 9 (3.18%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.47%) XML
2 5 (1.77%) Regular Expression
3 4 (1.41%) Middleware
4 2 (0.71%) SAML
4 2 (0.71%) OLE
4 2 (0.71%) .NET
5 1 (0.35%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.35%) JSP
5 1 (0.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 67 (23.67%) Management Information System
2 21 (7.42%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.30%) Data Protection Act
4 12 (4.24%) Economics
5 11 (3.89%) E-Learning
6 9 (3.18%) CESG
7 7 (2.47%) CMDB
7 7 (2.47%) CESG CLAS
8 5 (1.77%) Mobile Computing
8 5 (1.77%) RMADS
9 4 (1.41%) Human Factors
10 2 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.71%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.71%) SCADA
10 2 (0.71%) Learning Management System
11 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.35%) Freedom of Information Act
11 1 (0.35%) FMCG
11 1 (0.35%) Freedom of Information
11 1 (0.35%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 38 (13.43%) Windows
2 34 (12.01%) UNIX
3 12 (4.24%) Linux
3 12 (4.24%) VMS
4 5 (1.77%) Solaris
5 4 (1.41%) AIX
6 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (63.60%) Information Security
2 78 (27.56%) Risk Management
3 50 (17.67%) Security Management
4 48 (16.96%) Security Architecture
5 44 (15.55%) Risk Assessment
6 40 (14.13%) ITIL
7 36 (12.72%) TOGAF
8 33 (11.66%) Information Security Management
9 30 (10.60%) Data Protection
10 27 (9.54%) Penetration Testing
11 26 (9.19%) SIEM
12 24 (8.48%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (8.13%) SABSA
14 22 (7.77%) Cyber Security
15 21 (7.42%) Vulnerability Management
16 17 (6.01%) Business Continuity
17 16 (5.65%) Zachman Framework
18 15 (5.30%) PRINCE2
18 15 (5.30%) Database Security
19 13 (4.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 13 (4.59%) C
2 7 (2.47%) SQL
3 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.35%) Java
3 1 (0.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 273 (96.47%) CISSP
2 112 (39.58%) CISA
3 60 (21.20%) Degree
4 28 (9.89%) CRISC
5 25 (8.83%) Security Cleared
6 19 (6.71%) GIAC
7 17 (6.01%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (5.65%) CEH
9 15 (5.30%) SC Cleared
10 10 (3.53%) CCNP
10 10 (3.53%) CCSA
11 9 (3.18%) ISSAP
12 8 (2.83%) CCNA
12 8 (2.83%) ISACA
13 7 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (2.47%) MCSE
13 7 (2.47%) QiCA
14 6 (2.12%) MCSA
14 6 (2.12%) CCIE
14 6 (2.12%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (30.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (11.66%) PCI DSS
3 22 (7.77%) COBIT
4 20 (7.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (3.18%) QA
6 6 (2.12%) BS25999
7 1 (0.35%) GPG13
7 1 (0.35%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.35%) SLA
7 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (9.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.06%) RACF
3 2 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.35%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.35%) Snort
4 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (3.53%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.06%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (0.71%) OpenView
4 1 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.35%) WebInspect
4 1 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (15.55%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.13%) Cisco
3 22 (7.77%) CheckPoint
4 17 (6.01%) Cyber-Ark
5 13 (4.59%) SAP
6 11 (3.89%) Gemalto
6 11 (3.89%) Juniper
7 9 (3.18%) Oracle
8 8 (2.83%) HP
9 6 (2.12%) McAfee
9 6 (2.12%) Qualys
10 5 (1.77%) ArcSight
10 5 (1.77%) Fortinet
11 4 (1.41%) IBM
12 3 (1.06%) Tufin
12 3 (1.06%) F5
12 3 (1.06%) Aveksa
12 3 (1.06%) Varonis
12 3 (1.06%) Citrix
13 2 (0.71%) Symantec
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