The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Manager
Rank 545 533 547
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 34 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.030% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.032% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 12 9
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£480 £525 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.66% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £250 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £600 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £250 £375
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -33.33%
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 Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48097 43871 46063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.63% 92.80% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 30743 27109 26547
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1985 1943 2297
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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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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 +8 19 £466 -15.22% 7
South East -15 6 £500 +100.00% 2
North West -11 3 £484 +29.06% 2
South West - 1 £470 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £525 - 1
East of England - 1 £500 - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
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Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 80 (100.00%) Information Security
2 36 (45.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (33.75%) CISSP
4 25 (31.25%) Security Management
5 22 (27.50%) Risk Management
6 19 (23.75%) Management Information System
7 18 (22.50%) Finance
8 13 (16.25%) Banking
8 13 (16.25%) CISA
8 13 (16.25%) CISM
8 13 (16.25%) PRINCE2
8 13 (16.25%) Information Security Management
9 12 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (15.00%) ITIL
10 10 (12.50%) Project Management
10 10 (12.50%) Data Security
10 10 (12.50%) Security Architecture
10 10 (12.50%) Data Protection
10 10 (12.50%) Security Cleared
11 9 (11.25%) PCI DSS
11 9 (11.25%) SC Cleared
12 7 (8.75%) Information Assurance
12 7 (8.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 6 (7.50%) Change Management
13 6 (7.50%) Legal
13 6 (7.50%) Risk Assessment
13 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
13 6 (7.50%) Risk Analysis
13 6 (7.50%) Matrix Management
13 6 (7.50%) Cyber Security

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 3 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (3.75%) MS Project
1 3 (3.75%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (1.25%) Network Security
2 1 (1.25%) Intranet
2 1 (1.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) LAN
2 1 (1.25%) WAN
2 1 (1.25%) VPN
2 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
General
1 18 (22.50%) Finance
2 13 (16.25%) Banking
3 6 (7.50%) Legal
3 6 (7.50%) Investment Banking
4 5 (6.25%) Law
5 3 (3.75%) Retail
5 3 (3.75%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.25%) Back Office
7 1 (1.25%) Advertising
7 1 (1.25%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.75%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.25%) CESG
3 4 (5.00%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (2.50%) PMI
5 1 (1.25%) PKI
5 1 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.25%) Open Source
5 1 (1.25%) RMADS
5 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.25%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.00%) Windows
2 2 (2.50%) UNIX
3 1 (1.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (100.00%) Information Security
2 25 (31.25%) Security Management
3 22 (27.50%) Risk Management
4 13 (16.25%) PRINCE2
4 13 (16.25%) Information Security Management
5 12 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (15.00%) ITIL
6 10 (12.50%) Project Management
6 10 (12.50%) Data Security
6 10 (12.50%) Security Architecture
6 10 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 7 (8.75%) Information Assurance
8 6 (7.50%) Change Management
8 6 (7.50%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (7.50%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (7.50%) Matrix Management
8 6 (7.50%) Cyber Security
8 6 (7.50%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (7.50%) Project Planning
9 5 (6.25%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (33.75%) CISSP
2 13 (16.25%) CISA
2 13 (16.25%) CISM
3 10 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 9 (11.25%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.00%) Degree
6 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (3.75%) PMP
6 3 (3.75%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.25%) CEH
7 1 (1.25%) ISSAP
7 1 (1.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (1.25%) SSCP
7 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.25%) MCSE
7 1 (1.25%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (45.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (11.25%) PCI DSS
3 7 (8.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (5.00%) COBIT
5 3 (3.75%) QA
6 1 (1.25%) COSO
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.75%) McAfee
3 1 (1.25%) Websense
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