The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security Management over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management
Rank 546 542 541
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Information Security Management 83 73 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.18% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 35 32
Median daily rate £543 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.28% +21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £385 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £550 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £513 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +28.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £24.23 - £15.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.51 - £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.94 - £15.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.23 £13.70 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+76.82% -11.61%
Information Security Management
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41433 41340 38406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.05% 79.98% 78.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 27617 27390 24287
Median daily rate £448 £420 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.54% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 956 1081 1104
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.19 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Information Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Information Security Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Information Security Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Information Security Management across the England region.

Information Security Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Information Security Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security Management across the England region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Information Security Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Information Security Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Management across the England region.

Information Security Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Information Security Management
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Management within the England region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +11 27 £550 +20.87% 8
South East -5 21 £475 -3.79% 3
South West +11 11 £550 - 1
East Midlands +8 11 £565 -
West Midlands -32 7 £675 +14.89% 1
East of England +15 5 £438 -15.86% 1
North West -4 3 £475 - 4
Information Security Management
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Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Information Security Management.

1 146 (100.00%) Security Management
1 146 (100.00%) Information Security
2 75 (51.37%) Management Information System
2 75 (51.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 69 (47.26%) ISMS
4 67 (45.89%) CISSP
5 51 (34.93%) CISM
6 42 (28.77%) Risk Management
7 31 (21.23%) Finance
8 28 (19.18%) ITIL
8 28 (19.18%) PCI DSS
9 27 (18.49%) Information Assurance
9 27 (18.49%) Cybersecurity
9 27 (18.49%) Security Operations
10 26 (17.81%) Data Protection
10 26 (17.81%) Security Cleared
11 24 (16.44%) CISA
12 23 (15.75%) SC Cleared
13 22 (15.07%) Project Management
14 21 (14.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 20 (13.70%) Vulnerability Management
15 20 (13.70%) Degree
16 19 (13.01%) Microsoft
17 18 (12.33%) Security Architecture
17 18 (12.33%) Security Operations Centre
18 17 (11.64%) MS Excel
19 16 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management
20 15 (10.27%) Cisco
20 15 (10.27%) SIEM
20 15 (10.27%) CRISC

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.48%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.42%) IIS
3 2 (1.37%) Apache
3 2 (1.37%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.37%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.37%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.68%) JBoss
4 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (11.64%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.90%) MS Office
3 7 (4.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.42%) MS Project
4 5 (3.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.22%) Internet
2 5 (3.42%) Firewall
3 4 (2.74%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (2.74%) Network Security
4 3 (2.05%) DNS
5 2 (1.37%) DHCP
5 2 (1.37%) DMZ
5 2 (1.37%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.37%) IPsec
5 2 (1.37%) LAN
5 2 (1.37%) MPLS
5 2 (1.37%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.37%) VLAN
5 2 (1.37%) VPN
5 2 (1.37%) WAN
5 2 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.68%) HTTP
6 1 (0.68%) SSH
6 1 (0.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.37%) Big Data
1 2 (1.37%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.68%) InfluxDB
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
General
1 31 (21.23%) Finance
2 14 (9.59%) Legal
3 4 (2.74%) Law
3 4 (2.74%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.05%) Banking
5 2 (1.37%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.37%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.68%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.68%) French Language
6 1 (0.68%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (27.40%) Security Manager
2 31 (21.23%) Consultant
3 28 (19.18%) Security Consultant
4 23 (15.75%) Project Manager
4 23 (15.75%) Security Project Manager
5 22 (15.07%) Analyst
6 20 (13.70%) Security Analyst
7 17 (11.64%) Information Manager
7 17 (11.64%) Information Security Consultant
7 17 (11.64%) Information Security Manager
8 14 (9.59%) Architect
9 12 (8.22%) Security Architect
10 11 (7.53%) Business Analyst
11 9 (6.16%) Information Analyst
11 9 (6.16%) Information Security Analyst
12 8 (5.48%) Cybersecurity Architect
13 7 (4.79%) Compliance Manager
13 7 (4.79%) IT Project Manager
13 7 (4.79%) IT Security Manager
13 7 (4.79%) IT Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.37%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.68%) ELK Stack
2 1 (0.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 75 (51.37%) Management Information System
2 18 (12.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 14 (9.59%) CESG
4 7 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.79%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (4.79%) PKI
4 7 (4.79%) PMI
5 4 (2.74%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.05%) Fintech
6 3 (2.05%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.37%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.37%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.37%) Economics
7 2 (1.37%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.37%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.37%) VCE vBlock
8 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) Smart Energy
8 1 (0.68%) User Experience
8 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.90%) Windows
2 6 (4.11%) Linux
2 6 (4.11%) Unix
3 5 (3.42%) Solaris
4 4 (2.74%) AIX
4 4 (2.74%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.37%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.37%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.37%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.68%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (100.00%) Information Security
1 146 (100.00%) Security Management
2 69 (47.26%) ISMS
3 42 (28.77%) Risk Management
4 28 (19.18%) ITIL
5 27 (18.49%) Cybersecurity
5 27 (18.49%) Information Assurance
5 27 (18.49%) Security Operations
6 26 (17.81%) Data Protection
7 22 (15.07%) Project Management
8 20 (13.70%) Vulnerability Management
9 18 (12.33%) Security Architecture
10 16 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (10.27%) SIEM
12 14 (9.59%) PRINCE2
13 13 (8.90%) Business Continuity
14 11 (7.53%) Penetration Testing
15 10 (6.85%) Protective Monitoring
16 9 (6.16%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (6.16%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.05%) C
1 3 (2.05%) SQL
2 1 (0.68%) Java
Qualifications
1 67 (45.89%) CISSP
2 51 (34.93%) CISM
3 26 (17.81%) Security Cleared
4 24 (16.44%) CISA
5 23 (15.75%) SC Cleared
6 20 (13.70%) Degree
7 15 (10.27%) CRISC
8 12 (8.22%) CESG Certified Professional
9 9 (6.16%) CCSP
9 9 (6.16%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (5.48%) CCDP
10 8 (5.48%) CCNP
11 7 (4.79%) PMI Certification
12 5 (3.42%) CISMP
12 5 (3.42%) IISP
12 5 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (2.05%) ISACA
14 2 (1.37%) CEH
14 2 (1.37%) ISSAP
14 2 (1.37%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (51.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (19.18%) PCI DSS
3 21 (14.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 8 (5.48%) JSP 440
4 8 (5.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (4.79%) SLA
6 6 (4.11%) GPG13
6 6 (4.11%) ISO22301
7 3 (2.05%) COBIT
7 3 (2.05%) ISO 9001
7 3 (2.05%) RMADS
8 2 (1.37%) HMG Infosec
8 2 (1.37%) ISAE 3402
8 2 (1.37%) ISO27002
8 2 (1.37%) SSAE 16
9 1 (0.68%) COSO
9 1 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.68%) ISO27005
9 1 (0.68%) SAS 70
System Software
1 4 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.37%) XenApp
3 1 (0.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.05%) SCOM
2 2 (1.37%) SCCM
2 2 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.68%) Consul
3 1 (0.68%) Grafana
3 1 (0.68%) Kibana
3 1 (0.68%) logstash
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.68%) Puppet
3 1 (0.68%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (0.68%) SELinux
3 1 (0.68%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (13.01%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.27%) Cisco
3 10 (6.85%) CheckPoint
4 8 (5.48%) Citrix
5 6 (4.11%) Oracle
6 5 (3.42%) BMC
6 5 (3.42%) Remedy
7 4 (2.74%) VMware
8 3 (2.05%) Cognos
9 2 (1.37%) Arqiva
9 2 (1.37%) ION Trading
9 2 (1.37%) Lumension
9 2 (1.37%) Palo Alto
9 2 (1.37%) Wyse
10 1 (0.68%) BT
10 1 (0.68%) Forcepoint
10 1 (0.68%) Intel Security
10 1 (0.68%) NetWitness
10 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.68%) ServiceNow