The first table below looks at the demand for the Information Security Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Manager
Rank 551 484 553
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +69
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 39 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.044% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.048% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 12
Average daily rate £525 £418 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.74% -1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £525 £629
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £409 £406
% change year-on-year
+28.44% +0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.38
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Information Security Manager
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Information Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Information Security Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Information Security Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Information Security Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Information Security Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Information Security Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Information Security Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Information Security Manager
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 Information Security Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -4 26 £550 +29.41% 2
Yorkshire -17 4 £365 -
North West -21 4 £525 +25.44% 1
West Midlands - 2 £600 -
South East -14 1 £485 +29.33% 1
South West - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
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Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Information Security Manager in their job title 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 with Information Security Manager in their job title.

1 67 (98.53%) Information Security
2 36 (52.94%) CISSP
3 30 (44.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (36.76%) Risk Management
5 22 (32.35%) Project Management
6 20 (29.41%) ITIL
7 17 (25.00%) CISM
7 17 (25.00%) Banking
8 16 (23.53%) Finance
9 14 (20.59%) Security Management
9 14 (20.59%) Business Continuity
10 13 (19.12%) CISA
11 11 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (16.18%) Business Continuity Management
11 11 (16.18%) Data Protection
12 10 (14.71%) Management Information System
13 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
13 9 (13.24%) Security Architecture
14 8 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (10.29%) Information Security Management
15 7 (10.29%) CESG
15 7 (10.29%) PRINCE2
15 7 (10.29%) Oracle
15 7 (10.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
15 7 (10.29%) Information Assurance
15 7 (10.29%) Risk Analysis
16 6 (8.82%) PCI DSS
16 6 (8.82%) BS25999
16 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
16 6 (8.82%) MS Visio

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Information Security Manager in their job title 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 with Information Security Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
1 6 (8.82%) MS Visio
2 5 (7.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.88%) MS Project
3 4 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) Network Security
2 1 (1.47%) Firewall
2 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.47%) QlikView
General
1 17 (25.00%) Banking
2 16 (23.53%) Finance
3 5 (7.35%) Games
4 4 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.41%) Retail
6 2 (2.94%) Law
6 2 (2.94%) Legal
7 1 (1.47%) Front Office
7 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.29%) CESG
3 5 (7.35%) Online Games
4 4 (5.88%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (4.41%) NHS
5 3 (4.41%) RMADS
6 2 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.94%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.47%) GIS
7 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.47%) PMI
7 1 (1.47%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (98.53%) Information Security
2 25 (36.76%) Risk Management
3 22 (32.35%) Project Management
4 20 (29.41%) ITIL
5 14 (20.59%) Security Management
5 14 (20.59%) Business Continuity
6 11 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (16.18%) Business Continuity Management
6 11 (16.18%) Data Protection
7 9 (13.24%) Security Architecture
8 8 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (10.29%) Information Security Management
9 7 (10.29%) PRINCE2
9 7 (10.29%) Information Assurance
9 7 (10.29%) Risk Analysis
10 6 (8.82%) Identity Management
11 5 (7.35%) Change Management
11 5 (7.35%) ISMS
11 5 (7.35%) Time Management
11 5 (7.35%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 36 (52.94%) CISSP
2 17 (25.00%) CISM
3 13 (19.12%) CISA
4 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
5 6 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (8.82%) GIAC
6 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
6 5 (7.35%) Degree
7 2 (2.94%) CGEIT
7 2 (2.94%) ISSEP
7 2 (2.94%) PMP
7 2 (2.94%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.94%) ISEB
8 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.47%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (44.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (8.82%) PCI DSS
2 6 (8.82%) BS25999
3 3 (4.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (4.41%) COBIT
4 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (1.47%) SLA
5 1 (1.47%) BS7799
5 1 (1.47%) CESG Infosec
5 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (10.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 6 (8.82%) Tivoli
2 6 (8.82%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (1.47%) SCCM
3 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (10.29%) Oracle
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.47%) SAP
3 1 (1.47%) McAfee
3 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.47%) Splunk