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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 393 409 449
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +40
Contract jobs citing CISM 204 176 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.34% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.99% 1.84% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 132 73
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£500 £464 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £375 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £485 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
10232 9560 8563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.03% 18.68% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6236 5510 4762
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 490 402 444
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £13.36 £12.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.00 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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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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 -4 120 £500 +11.11% 33
South East -17 22 £425 -15.00% 6
North West -26 15 £775 +55.00% 4
East of England +11 12 £520 +12.43% 2
West Midlands +9 12 £325 -38.09% 6
South West +4 7 £468 +16.80% 13
East Midlands -8 7 £468 +3.88% 4
Yorkshire -25 4 £375 -26.82% 6
North East - 2 £550 - 1
Midlands - 1 £388 -
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CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 373 (96.13%) CISSP
2 228 (58.76%) Information Security
3 180 (46.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 145 (37.37%) CISA
5 111 (28.61%) Finance
6 101 (26.03%) Risk Management
7 90 (23.20%) Firewall
8 87 (22.42%) ITIL
9 74 (19.07%) SIEM
10 70 (18.04%) Cyber Security
11 65 (16.75%) Security Management
12 63 (16.24%) Management Information System
13 62 (15.98%) PCI DSS
14 56 (14.43%) Penetration Testing
15 54 (13.92%) PKI
16 52 (13.40%) Security Architecture
17 51 (13.14%) Risk Assessment
18 50 (12.89%) Data Protection
18 50 (12.89%) Network Security
19 48 (12.37%) Kalman Filter
20 47 (12.11%) Banking
21 46 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
21 46 (11.86%) Cisco
21 46 (11.86%) Degree
22 45 (11.60%) Information Security Management
23 44 (11.34%) CRISC
24 41 (10.57%) COBIT
25 40 (10.31%) Vulnerability Assessment
25 40 (10.31%) Windows
26 37 (9.54%) CheckPoint

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 20 (5.15%) IIS
2 12 (3.09%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.06%) Apache
4 4 (1.03%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.52%) iPlanet
5 2 (0.52%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.52%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (5.67%) MS Office
2 17 (4.38%) MS Excel
3 13 (3.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (3.09%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.29%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (0.77%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.52%) BusinessWare
3 2 (0.52%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.26%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.93%) PaaS
2 18 (4.64%) SaaS
3 15 (3.87%) IaaS
4 7 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.77%) Office 365
8 1 (0.26%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 90 (23.20%) Firewall
2 50 (12.89%) Network Security
3 32 (8.25%) Cisco ASA
4 29 (7.47%) SSL
5 21 (5.41%) WAN
6 18 (4.64%) Intrusion Detection
7 16 (4.12%) VPN
8 11 (2.84%) TCP/IP
9 7 (1.80%) LAN
10 5 (1.29%) DNS
10 5 (1.29%) Wireless
11 3 (0.77%) Wireless Security
11 3 (0.77%) OSPF
11 3 (0.77%) BGP
11 3 (0.77%) EIGRP
12 2 (0.52%) Internet
12 2 (0.52%) DHCP
12 2 (0.52%) TACACS
13 1 (0.26%) SAN
13 1 (0.26%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (4.90%) Big Data
2 10 (2.58%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.32%) QlikView
4 6 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.52%) DB2 UDB
5 2 (0.52%) DB2
General
1 111 (28.61%) Finance
2 47 (12.11%) Banking
3 30 (7.73%) Legal
4 24 (6.19%) Investment Banking
5 14 (3.61%) Publishing
6 13 (3.35%) Retail
7 9 (2.32%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.80%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.29%) Law
10 4 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.77%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.77%) Advertising
11 3 (0.77%) Military
12 2 (0.52%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.26%) Front Office
13 1 (0.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 99 (25.52%) Analyst
2 78 (20.10%) Security Analyst
3 72 (18.56%) Consultant
4 64 (16.49%) Security Consultant
5 60 (15.46%) Architect
5 60 (15.46%) Security Architect
6 59 (15.21%) Security Manager
7 28 (7.22%) Information Analyst
7 28 (7.22%) Information Security Analyst
8 27 (6.96%) Information Security Consultant
9 24 (6.19%) Security Engineer
10 22 (5.67%) Security Officer
11 21 (5.41%) Information Manager
11 21 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
12 20 (5.15%) Information Security Manager
13 16 (4.12%) IT Security Consultant
13 16 (4.12%) Security Specialist
13 16 (4.12%) IT Security Manager
13 16 (4.12%) IT Consultant
14 15 (3.87%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.03%) Middleware
2 2 (0.52%) AppFabric
2 2 (0.52%) SailPoint
2 2 (0.52%) .NET
2 2 (0.52%) Web Services
2 2 (0.52%) MSMQ
3 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.26%) JSP
3 1 (0.26%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.26%) WCF
3 1 (0.26%) HTML5
3 1 (0.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 63 (16.24%) Management Information System
2 54 (13.92%) PKI
3 37 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (8.25%) CESG
5 25 (6.44%) Data Protection Act
6 23 (5.93%) Data Centre
7 17 (4.38%) CESG CLAS
8 14 (3.61%) RMADS
9 12 (3.09%) Computer Science
10 9 (2.32%) Cryptography
11 8 (2.06%) Fixed Income
12 5 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (1.29%) Smart Meter
13 4 (1.03%) SCADA
14 3 (0.77%) Life Science
14 3 (0.77%) Mobile App
15 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
15 2 (0.52%) FMCG
15 2 (0.52%) Mobile Computing
15 2 (0.52%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 40 (10.31%) Windows
2 24 (6.19%) Linux
3 16 (4.12%) UNIX
4 5 (1.29%) Solaris
5 3 (0.77%) AIX
5 3 (0.77%) Android
5 3 (0.77%) Mac OS
5 3 (0.77%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.52%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.52%) zOS
6 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (58.76%) Information Security
2 101 (26.03%) Risk Management
3 87 (22.42%) ITIL
4 74 (19.07%) SIEM
5 70 (18.04%) Cyber Security
6 65 (16.75%) Security Management
7 56 (14.43%) Penetration Testing
8 52 (13.40%) Security Architecture
9 51 (13.14%) Risk Assessment
10 50 (12.89%) Data Protection
11 48 (12.37%) Kalman Filter
12 45 (11.60%) Information Security Management
13 40 (10.31%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 36 (9.28%) TOGAF
14 36 (9.28%) Vulnerability Management
15 33 (8.51%) ISMS
16 31 (7.99%) Incident Management
16 31 (7.99%) Project Management
17 26 (6.70%) Stakeholder Management
18 25 (6.44%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 13 (3.35%) C
1 13 (3.35%) SQL
2 2 (0.52%) PowerShell
2 2 (0.52%) Java
3 1 (0.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.26%) C#
3 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 373 (96.13%) CISSP
2 145 (37.37%) CISA
3 46 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
3 46 (11.86%) Degree
4 44 (11.34%) CRISC
5 31 (7.99%) Security Cleared
5 31 (7.99%) CISMP
6 28 (7.22%) ITIL Certification
7 26 (6.70%) CCNA
8 25 (6.44%) CCSA
9 22 (5.67%) JNCIA
10 21 (5.41%) SC Cleared
11 18 (4.64%) CEH
12 14 (3.61%) CCENT
13 13 (3.35%) CCSP
14 12 (3.09%) DV Cleared
15 11 (2.84%) ISSAP
16 9 (2.32%) CCNP
17 6 (1.55%) ISEB
17 6 (1.55%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (46.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 62 (15.98%) PCI DSS
3 41 (10.57%) COBIT
4 27 (6.96%) QA
5 21 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (1.29%) SLA
7 4 (1.03%) COSO
8 2 (0.52%) EMIR
8 2 (0.52%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.26%) BS7799
9 1 (0.26%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.26%) MiFID
9 1 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 17 (4.38%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.03%) Snort
4 2 (0.52%) ClearTrust
5 1 (0.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (2.32%) Nessus
2 6 (1.55%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.52%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.26%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.26%) SCCM
4 1 (0.26%) OpenView
Vendors
1 46 (11.86%) Cisco
2 37 (9.54%) CheckPoint
3 27 (6.96%) Clearswift
3 27 (6.96%) Kaspersky
4 21 (5.41%) Microsoft
5 19 (4.90%) Citrix
5 19 (4.90%) VMware
5 19 (4.90%) McAfee
6 16 (4.12%) Oracle
7 14 (3.61%) SAP
7 14 (3.61%) Symantec
8 12 (3.09%) Qualys
9 11 (2.84%) Cyber-Ark
10 10 (2.58%) ArcSight
11 8 (2.06%) Sourcefire
12 4 (1.03%) Google
12 4 (1.03%) Tripwire
12 4 (1.03%) Splunk
12 4 (1.03%) Rackspace
13 3 (0.77%) FireEye
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