The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 295 379 360
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -19
Contract jobs citing CISM 125 55 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.51% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.30% 1.47% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 38 26
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£450 £491 £508
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.30% -3.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £410 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £539
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £429 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.55% +7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
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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 London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3788 3747 3737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.47% 14.91% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2488 2396 2228
Average daily rate £425 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 87 140
Average hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISM across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in London

CISM
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CISM across the London region.

CISM Daily Rate Trend in London

CISM
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISM across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

CISM Daily Rate Histogram in London

CISM
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CISM across the London region.

CISM Hourly Rate Trend in London

CISM
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 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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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
City of London +34 25 £463 -7.03% 11
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
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England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 183 (95.31%) CISSP
2 122 (63.54%) Information Security
3 83 (43.23%) CISA
4 58 (30.21%) Finance
5 54 (28.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 48 (25.00%) Risk Management
7 36 (18.75%) Security Management
7 36 (18.75%) Management Information System
7 36 (18.75%) Degree
8 33 (17.19%) ITIL
9 32 (16.67%) Security Architecture
10 31 (16.15%) Information Security Management
11 30 (15.63%) Firewall
12 29 (15.10%) Banking
13 26 (13.54%) UNIX
13 26 (13.54%) CheckPoint
14 24 (12.50%) Windows
15 23 (11.98%) Network Security
16 22 (11.46%) Risk Assessment
17 19 (9.90%) Penetration Testing
17 19 (9.90%) COBIT
18 18 (9.38%) TOGAF
18 18 (9.38%) HP
19 17 (8.85%) Linux
20 16 (8.33%) Microsoft
20 16 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
20 16 (8.33%) PCI DSS
21 15 (7.81%) Data Protection
21 15 (7.81%) Qualys
21 15 (7.81%) Active Directory

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 7 (3.65%) IIS
2 5 (2.60%) CMS
2 5 (2.60%) Joomla!
3 3 (1.56%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
1 8 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.04%) SaaS
2 2 (1.04%) PaaS
2 2 (1.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (15.63%) Firewall
2 23 (11.98%) Network Security
3 14 (7.29%) TCP/IP
4 13 (6.77%) WAN
5 10 (5.21%) LAN
6 9 (4.69%) Internet
6 9 (4.69%) Reverse Proxy
7 7 (3.65%) DMZ
8 6 (3.13%) Wireless
8 6 (3.13%) VPN
9 5 (2.60%) Intranet
9 5 (2.60%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (2.08%) DNS
11 3 (1.56%) DHCP
12 2 (1.04%) LDAP
12 2 (1.04%) SSL
13 1 (0.52%) SAN
13 1 (0.52%) SMTP
13 1 (0.52%) IPsec
13 1 (0.52%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.60%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.08%) MySQL
2 4 (2.08%) MongoDB
2 4 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (2.08%) NoSQL
2 4 (2.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Metasploit
General
1 58 (30.21%) Finance
2 29 (15.10%) Banking
3 14 (7.29%) Legal
4 12 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 12 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 11 (5.73%) Retail
6 5 (2.60%) Publishing
7 4 (2.08%) Advertising
8 3 (1.56%) Games
8 3 (1.56%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.56%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.04%) Private Banking
9 2 (1.04%) Dutch Language
9 2 (1.04%) French Language
10 1 (0.52%) Marketing
10 1 (0.52%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (26.56%) Analyst
2 45 (23.44%) Security Analyst
3 41 (21.35%) Consultant
4 36 (18.75%) Security Consultant
5 20 (10.42%) Architect
5 20 (10.42%) Information Security Analyst
5 20 (10.42%) Information Analyst
6 18 (9.38%) Security Manager
6 18 (9.38%) Security Architect
6 18 (9.38%) Security Engineer
7 14 (7.29%) Senior Analyst
7 14 (7.29%) Senior Security Analyst
8 11 (5.73%) Information Security Consultant
9 9 (4.69%) Network Analyst
9 9 (4.69%) Network Security Analyst
9 9 (4.69%) Security Specialist
10 8 (4.17%) Information Specialist
10 8 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
10 8 (4.17%) Information Manager
10 8 (4.17%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.17%) Web Services
2 7 (3.65%) Middleware
3 2 (1.04%) .NET
3 2 (1.04%) SAML
4 1 (0.52%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.52%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 13 (6.77%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.17%) Economics
5 5 (2.60%) E-Learning
5 5 (2.60%) SecurID
5 5 (2.60%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (2.08%) FMCG
6 4 (2.08%) CESG
7 3 (1.56%) CESG CLAS
7 3 (1.56%) Human Factors
8 2 (1.04%) PKI
9 1 (0.52%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.52%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.52%) RMADS
9 1 (0.52%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.52%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.54%) UNIX
2 24 (12.50%) Windows
3 17 (8.85%) Linux
4 7 (3.65%) Solaris
5 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.52%) VMS
5 1 (0.52%) AIX
5 1 (0.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (63.54%) Information Security
2 48 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 36 (18.75%) Security Management
4 33 (17.19%) ITIL
5 32 (16.67%) Security Architecture
6 31 (16.15%) Information Security Management
7 22 (11.46%) Risk Assessment
8 19 (9.90%) Penetration Testing
9 18 (9.38%) TOGAF
10 15 (7.81%) Data Protection
11 14 (7.29%) SIEM
12 12 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (5.73%) E-Discovery
14 10 (5.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 10 (5.21%) Security Testing
15 9 (4.69%) Cyber Security
15 9 (4.69%) Vulnerability Management
16 8 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
17 7 (3.65%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.56%) C
2 2 (1.04%) Python
3 1 (0.52%) R
3 1 (0.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 183 (95.31%) CISSP
2 83 (43.23%) CISA
3 36 (18.75%) Degree
4 16 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (7.81%) CCSA
6 14 (7.29%) CCNA
6 14 (7.29%) CEH
6 14 (7.29%) CRISC
7 13 (6.77%) JNCIA
8 9 (4.69%) Security Cleared
9 8 (4.17%) GIAC
10 7 (3.65%) SC Cleared
11 4 (2.08%) QiCA
11 4 (2.08%) ISACA
12 3 (1.56%) CGEIT
12 3 (1.56%) CCNP
13 2 (1.04%) CCSE
13 2 (1.04%) JNCIP
13 2 (1.04%) JNCIE
13 2 (1.04%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (28.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (9.90%) COBIT
3 16 (8.33%) PCI DSS
4 7 (3.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (3.13%) QA
6 4 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.52%) GPG13
7 1 (0.52%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.52%) COSO
System Software
1 15 (7.81%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.52%) UAG
3 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.52%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (4.17%) Puppet
2 2 (1.04%) OpenView
3 1 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.52%) Nessus
Vendors
1 26 (13.54%) CheckPoint
2 18 (9.38%) HP
3 16 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 15 (7.81%) Qualys
5 13 (6.77%) ArcSight
6 10 (5.21%) Tufin
6 10 (5.21%) VMware
6 10 (5.21%) BMC
7 9 (4.69%) Fortinet
8 7 (3.65%) Cyber-Ark
9 6 (3.13%) SAP
9 6 (3.13%) Oracle
10 5 (2.60%) TippingPoint
11 4 (2.08%) Cisco
11 4 (2.08%) Gemalto
12 3 (1.56%) Juniper
12 3 (1.56%) Citrix
12 3 (1.56%) McAfee
13 2 (1.04%) Blue Coat
13 2 (1.04%) Remedy
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