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 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 422 419 449
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +30
Contract jobs citing CISM 135 120 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.27% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.47% 1.42% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 72 43
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£500 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £598 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £494 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £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
9173 8436 7387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.12% 18.92% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5411 4650 3941
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 409 380 526
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.81 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.02 £40.00 £44.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.83%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 -2 55 £500 +25.00% 23
South East +2 37 £572 +14.40% 12
South West +5 24 £525 +101.92% 4
North West +11 13 £350 -41.66%
West Midlands -4 3 £425 -24.10% 5
Yorkshire -8 3 £388 -22.50% 2
East Midlands - - - - 2
Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 4
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CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

1 348 (94.82%) CISSP
2 232 (63.22%) Information Security
3 159 (43.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 122 (33.24%) CISA
5 118 (32.15%) Risk Management
6 90 (24.52%) Finance
7 86 (23.43%) ITIL
8 75 (20.44%) PCI DSS
9 68 (18.53%) Management Information System
10 67 (18.26%) Security Management
11 66 (17.98%) CRISC
12 63 (17.17%) Stakeholder Management
13 58 (15.80%) PRINCE2
14 54 (14.71%) Degree
15 48 (13.08%) Data Protection
16 46 (12.53%) Security Architecture
17 43 (11.72%) Firewall
18 39 (10.63%) Security Cleared
19 38 (10.35%) Banking
19 38 (10.35%) COBIT
20 37 (10.08%) Vulnerability Management
21 35 (9.54%) UNIX
22 34 (9.26%) Penetration Testing
23 32 (8.72%) Legal
23 32 (8.72%) CheckPoint
24 31 (8.45%) Network Security
25 29 (7.90%) GIAC
25 29 (7.90%) Information Security Management
25 29 (7.90%) Windows
26 28 (7.63%) IIS

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 28 (7.63%) IIS
2 13 (3.54%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.82%) Apache
3 3 (0.82%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.27%) CMS
4 1 (0.27%) Joomla!
Applications
1 11 (3.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.45%) MS Office
3 7 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.09%) IaaS
2 4 (1.09%) SaaS
2 4 (1.09%) PaaS
3 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (11.72%) Firewall
2 31 (8.45%) Network Security
3 19 (5.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 17 (4.63%) WAN
4 17 (4.63%) LAN
5 10 (2.72%) TCP/IP
6 8 (2.18%) Wireless
6 8 (2.18%) Reverse Proxy
7 7 (1.91%) DMZ
8 5 (1.36%) VPN
8 5 (1.36%) SSL
9 4 (1.09%) DNS
9 4 (1.09%) Internet
9 4 (1.09%) SSH
10 2 (0.54%) OSPF
10 2 (0.54%) VLAN
10 2 (0.54%) BIG-IP
10 2 (0.54%) Wireless Security
10 2 (0.54%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (1.09%) MS Access
1 4 (1.09%) SQL Server
1 4 (1.09%) MySQL
1 4 (1.09%) MongoDB
1 4 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (1.09%) NoSQL
1 4 (1.09%) Relational Database
2 2 (0.54%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.09%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.27%) GCC
2 1 (0.27%) Toad
General
1 90 (24.52%) Finance
2 38 (10.35%) Banking
3 32 (8.72%) Legal
4 21 (5.72%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.27%) Financial Institution
5 12 (3.27%) Investment Banking
5 12 (3.27%) Retail
6 9 (2.45%) Publishing
7 8 (2.18%) Advertising
8 5 (1.36%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.36%) Games
9 2 (0.54%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.54%) German Language
10 1 (0.27%) Marketing
10 1 (0.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 103 (28.07%) Consultant
2 98 (26.70%) Security Consultant
3 94 (25.61%) Analyst
4 89 (24.25%) Security Analyst
5 42 (11.44%) Security Manager
6 41 (11.17%) Information Analyst
6 41 (11.17%) Information Security Analyst
7 31 (8.45%) Architect
7 31 (8.45%) Security Architect
8 28 (7.63%) Information Security Consultant
9 26 (7.08%) Security Engineer
10 17 (4.63%) Project Manager
11 13 (3.54%) Information Manager
11 13 (3.54%) IT Security Consultant
11 13 (3.54%) IT Security Analyst
11 13 (3.54%) IT Consultant
12 12 (3.27%) Cloud Engineer
13 11 (3.00%) Senior Security Analyst
13 11 (3.00%) Senior Analyst
14 10 (2.72%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.27%) Web Services
2 5 (1.36%) Middleware
3 2 (0.54%) .NET
4 1 (0.27%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.27%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 68 (18.53%) Management Information System
2 18 (4.90%) Data Protection Act
3 17 (4.63%) Computer Science
4 16 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (3.81%) CESG
6 13 (3.54%) PKI
7 10 (2.72%) RMADS
7 10 (2.72%) FMCG
8 8 (2.18%) CESG CLAS
9 7 (1.91%) CMDB
9 7 (1.91%) Smart Meter
9 7 (1.91%) Cryptography
10 6 (1.63%) Human Factors
11 4 (1.09%) SecurID
11 4 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.82%) Freedom of Information Act
12 3 (0.82%) Mobile Computing
12 3 (0.82%) Freedom of Information
13 2 (0.54%) Statistics
13 2 (0.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (9.54%) UNIX
2 29 (7.90%) Windows
3 27 (7.36%) Linux
4 6 (1.63%) Solaris
5 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.27%) Android
6 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.27%) VMS
6 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (63.22%) Information Security
2 118 (32.15%) Risk Management
3 86 (23.43%) ITIL
4 67 (18.26%) Security Management
5 63 (17.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 58 (15.80%) PRINCE2
7 48 (13.08%) Data Protection
8 46 (12.53%) Security Architecture
9 37 (10.08%) Vulnerability Management
10 34 (9.26%) Penetration Testing
11 29 (7.90%) Information Security Management
12 27 (7.36%) Project Management
12 27 (7.36%) Information Assurance
12 27 (7.36%) SIEM
13 26 (7.08%) TOGAF
13 26 (7.08%) Risk Assessment
14 24 (6.54%) OWASP
15 23 (6.27%) Change Control
16 22 (5.99%) Incident Management
17 21 (5.72%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (1.91%) SQL
2 4 (1.09%) C
3 2 (0.54%) Python
3 2 (0.54%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.27%) R
4 1 (0.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 348 (94.82%) CISSP
2 122 (33.24%) CISA
3 66 (17.98%) CRISC
4 54 (14.71%) Degree
5 39 (10.63%) Security Cleared
6 29 (7.90%) GIAC
7 28 (7.63%) CEH
8 23 (6.27%) SC Cleared
8 23 (6.27%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (5.99%) CCNA
10 18 (4.90%) JNCIA
10 18 (4.90%) CCSA
11 16 (4.36%) ISSAP
11 16 (4.36%) CISMP
12 12 (3.27%) PMP
12 12 (3.27%) PMI Certification
12 12 (3.27%) DV Cleared
13 11 (3.00%) ISSMP
14 10 (2.72%) ISACA
15 9 (2.45%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (43.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 75 (20.44%) PCI DSS
3 38 (10.35%) COBIT
4 17 (4.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (3.81%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (0.54%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.54%) QA
6 2 (0.54%) COSO
7 1 (0.27%) JSP 440
System Software
1 15 (4.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.45%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.82%) Nmap
4 2 (0.54%) UAG
5 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.27%) Snort
Systems Management
1 12 (3.27%) Puppet
1 12 (3.27%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.18%) Nessus
3 6 (1.63%) SCCM
4 4 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 32 (8.72%) CheckPoint
2 18 (4.90%) Microsoft
3 17 (4.63%) Qualys
3 17 (4.63%) HP
4 16 (4.36%) Cisco
4 16 (4.36%) VMware
5 15 (4.09%) Oracle
6 14 (3.81%) ArcSight
7 12 (3.27%) BMC
8 9 (2.45%) Juniper
9 8 (2.18%) Tufin
10 7 (1.91%) Cyber-Ark
10 7 (1.91%) F5
10 7 (1.91%) Fortinet
11 6 (1.63%) Websense
11 6 (1.63%) Blue Coat
11 6 (1.63%) MobileIron
12 5 (1.36%) TippingPoint
12 5 (1.36%) Ruckus Wireless
12 5 (1.36%) McAfee
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