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 23 July 2016 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 315 314 353
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +39
Contract jobs citing CISM 117 112 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.47% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.04% 3.08% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 88 48
Median daily rate £550 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £658
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £480 £450
% change year-on-year
+1.04% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.62 - -
CISM
England

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
3851 3637 3667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.38% 15.41% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2608 2380 2377
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 96 112
Median hourly rate £18.00 £22.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.01 £13.17 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.56 £52.17 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +29.72%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing CISM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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
City of London +53 31 £550 +8.64% 15
Docklands, London +14 2 £600 -
Canary Wharf +4 2 £603 +123.14%
Bromley -6 1 £538 -2.27%
Croydon - 1 £448 -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CISM 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 London region with a requirement for CISM.

1 234 (98.32%) CISSP
2 184 (77.31%) Information Security
3 86 (36.13%) Finance
4 83 (34.87%) CISA
5 78 (32.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 58 (24.37%) Risk Management
7 53 (22.27%) Cybersecurity
8 52 (21.85%) Security Operations
9 41 (17.23%) Management Information System
10 40 (16.81%) Firewall
10 40 (16.81%) PCI DSS
10 40 (16.81%) Security Cleared
11 39 (16.39%) SC Cleared
12 38 (15.97%) Degree
13 36 (15.13%) SIEM
14 35 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
15 33 (13.87%) Vulnerability Management
16 30 (12.61%) TOGAF
17 29 (12.18%) Stakeholder Management
18 27 (11.34%) ITIL
19 26 (10.92%) Project Management
19 26 (10.92%) Security Architecture
20 25 (10.50%) CRISC
20 25 (10.50%) Security Management
20 25 (10.50%) Linux
21 24 (10.08%) Risk Assessment
21 24 (10.08%) CISMP
21 24 (10.08%) Data Protection
22 23 (9.66%) Security Operations Centre
23 22 (9.24%) Microsoft

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 16 (6.72%) IIS
2 6 (2.52%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.26%) iPlanet
3 3 (1.26%) MQSeries
3 3 (1.26%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.26%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.26%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 14 (5.88%) MS Office
2 9 (3.78%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.10%) MS Project
4 3 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.26%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.26%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 5 (2.10%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.26%) BusinessWare
2 3 (1.26%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.04%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.26%) IBM Blueworks
4 2 (0.84%) IaaS
5 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.42%) PaaS
5 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (16.81%) Firewall
2 17 (7.14%) Network Security
3 12 (5.04%) DNS
3 12 (5.04%) LDAP
4 11 (4.62%) HTTP
5 10 (4.20%) Kerberos
5 10 (4.20%) SSL
5 10 (4.20%) VPN
6 9 (3.78%) LAN
7 8 (3.36%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (2.10%) Internet
8 5 (2.10%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.84%) FTP
9 2 (0.84%) SSH
9 2 (0.84%) WAN
10 1 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.42%) DWDM
10 1 (0.42%) MPLS
10 1 (0.42%) NGN
10 1 (0.42%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.04%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.20%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.26%) DB2
3 3 (1.26%) DB2 UDB
4 2 (0.84%) Big Data
5 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.42%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.84%) TestNG
2 1 (0.42%) AppScan
2 1 (0.42%) Metasploit
General
1 86 (36.13%) Finance
2 19 (7.98%) Legal
3 15 (6.30%) Retail
4 8 (3.36%) French Language
4 8 (3.36%) Italian Language
4 8 (3.36%) Polish Language
4 8 (3.36%) Spanish Language
5 7 (2.94%) Banking
6 5 (2.10%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.10%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.68%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.26%) Advertising
8 3 (1.26%) German Language
8 3 (1.26%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Back Office
9 1 (0.42%) Games
9 1 (0.42%) Law
9 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.42%) Marketing
9 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 73 (30.67%) Analyst
2 56 (23.53%) Security Analyst
3 40 (16.81%) Architect
3 40 (16.81%) Security Architect
4 39 (16.39%) Consultant
5 37 (15.55%) Security Consultant
6 23 (9.66%) Security Manager
7 22 (9.24%) Information Analyst
7 22 (9.24%) Information Security Analyst
8 20 (8.40%) Information Security Officer
8 20 (8.40%) Security Officer
9 18 (7.56%) IT Analyst
10 16 (6.72%) Chief Information Officer
10 16 (6.72%) Chief Information Security Officer
10 16 (6.72%) Chief Security Officer
11 15 (6.30%) CISSP Analyst
12 14 (5.88%) CIO
12 14 (5.88%) Information Manager
12 14 (5.88%) Information Security Manager
12 14 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.20%) SAML
2 4 (1.68%) Middleware
3 3 (1.26%) MSMQ
4 2 (0.84%) .NET
4 2 (0.84%) J2EE
4 2 (0.84%) Web Services
5 1 (0.42%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (17.23%) Management Information System
2 35 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (9.66%) Security Operations Centre
4 21 (8.82%) CESG
5 8 (3.36%) Cryptography
6 7 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.52%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (2.10%) PMI
9 4 (1.68%) Equities
9 4 (1.68%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.68%) PKI
10 3 (1.26%) AS400
10 3 (1.26%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (1.26%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.26%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.26%) FMCG
10 3 (1.26%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.26%) RSA SecurID
11 2 (0.84%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.84%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.50%) Linux
2 17 (7.14%) Windows
3 12 (5.04%) Unix
4 5 (2.10%) Solaris
5 4 (1.68%) AIX
6 3 (1.26%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.26%) zOS
7 2 (0.84%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (77.31%) Information Security
2 58 (24.37%) Risk Management
3 53 (22.27%) Cybersecurity
4 52 (21.85%) Security Operations
5 36 (15.13%) SIEM
6 33 (13.87%) Vulnerability Management
7 30 (12.61%) TOGAF
8 29 (12.18%) Stakeholder Management
9 27 (11.34%) ITIL
10 26 (10.92%) Project Management
10 26 (10.92%) Security Architecture
11 25 (10.50%) Security Management
12 24 (10.08%) Data Protection
12 24 (10.08%) Risk Assessment
13 22 (9.24%) Identity Access Management
14 21 (8.82%) Information Security Management
15 20 (8.40%) Information Assurance
16 19 (7.98%) SABSA
17 13 (5.46%) Security Testing
18 12 (5.04%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (6.30%) SQL
2 14 (5.88%) Java
3 13 (5.46%) Perl
3 13 (5.46%) Python
4 10 (4.20%) PowerShell
4 10 (4.20%) VB
5 6 (2.52%) C
6 3 (1.26%) C#
6 3 (1.26%) C++
7 2 (0.84%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.84%) Ruby
8 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.42%) PHP
Qualifications
1 234 (98.32%) CISSP
2 83 (34.87%) CISA
3 40 (16.81%) Security Cleared
4 39 (16.39%) SC Cleared
5 38 (15.97%) Degree
6 25 (10.50%) CRISC
7 24 (10.08%) CISMP
8 18 (7.56%) CEH
9 17 (7.14%) SANS
10 16 (6.72%) IISP
11 10 (4.20%) GIAC
12 8 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (2.52%) PMI Certification
14 5 (2.10%) APMP
14 5 (2.10%) CESG Certified Professional
14 5 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (1.68%) CLAS
16 3 (1.26%) (ISC)2 CCSP
16 3 (1.26%) CBAP
16 3 (1.26%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (32.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 40 (16.81%) PCI DSS
3 9 (3.78%) GPG13
4 7 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (2.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 5 (2.10%) COBIT
6 5 (2.10%) SLA
7 3 (1.26%) Government Security Classifications
8 2 (0.84%) ISO27002
8 2 (0.84%) QA
9 1 (0.42%) COSO
9 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.42%) ISO27005
9 1 (0.42%) RMADS
System Software
1 19 (7.98%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.26%) ClearTrust
3 2 (0.84%) Snort
4 1 (0.42%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (3.78%) EnCase
2 4 (1.68%) RSA Archer
3 3 (1.26%) CA Single Sign-On
3 3 (1.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (1.26%) Nessus
4 1 (0.42%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.42%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.42%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.42%) SCCM
4 1 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (9.24%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.98%) Cisco
3 16 (6.72%) CheckPoint
4 15 (6.30%) Oracle
5 13 (5.46%) Cyber-Ark
6 6 (2.52%) Varonis
7 5 (2.10%) BMC
7 5 (2.10%) Qualys
7 5 (2.10%) Remedy
7 5 (2.10%) Splunk
8 4 (1.68%) ArcSight
8 4 (1.68%) IBM
9 3 (1.26%) BEA
9 3 (1.26%) CA
9 3 (1.26%) Cognos
9 3 (1.26%) FireEye
9 3 (1.26%) Palo Alto
9 3 (1.26%) SAP
9 3 (1.26%) Sun
9 3 (1.26%) Vitria
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