The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 337 364 364
Rank change year-on-year
+27 0
Contract jobs citing CISM 69 57 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.85% 1.60% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 37 35
Average daily rate
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£488 £520 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £440 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £653 £585 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £463
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3722 3567 3744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.83% 14.70% 14.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2393 2159 2234
Average daily rate £424 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.23% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 123 139
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £45.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
CISM
England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +5 10 £463 -5.37% 5
Uxbridge - 8 £520 -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 159 (96.95%) CISSP
2 98 (59.76%) Information Security
3 77 (46.95%) CISA
4 56 (34.15%) Finance
5 42 (25.61%) Management Information System
6 39 (23.78%) Risk Management
7 38 (23.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 37 (22.56%) Security Architecture
9 36 (21.95%) Degree
10 33 (20.12%) Banking
11 32 (19.51%) Firewall
12 31 (18.90%) Security Management
13 29 (17.68%) Information Security Management
14 27 (16.46%) Microsoft
14 27 (16.46%) Windows
15 26 (15.85%) ITIL
15 26 (15.85%) Risk Assessment
15 26 (15.85%) TOGAF
16 24 (14.63%) Active Directory
17 22 (13.41%) CheckPoint
18 20 (12.20%) UNIX
18 20 (12.20%) Network Security
19 18 (10.98%) Financial Institution
20 17 (10.37%) Cyber-Ark
21 16 (9.76%) SIEM
22 14 (8.54%) Computer Science
22 14 (8.54%) Cisco
22 14 (8.54%) Database Security
23 13 (7.93%) SABSA
23 13 (7.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 9 (5.49%) Joomla!
1 9 (5.49%) CMS
2 6 (3.66%) IIS
3 3 (1.83%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.61%) SAP Web AS
4 1 (0.61%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (5.49%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.83%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (19.51%) Firewall
2 20 (12.20%) Network Security
3 11 (6.71%) TCP/IP
4 10 (6.10%) Intranet
5 9 (5.49%) WAN
6 8 (4.88%) VPN
6 8 (4.88%) Internet
7 6 (3.66%) LAN
7 6 (3.66%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (2.44%) Wireless
9 2 (1.22%) DHCP
9 2 (1.22%) FTP
9 2 (1.22%) DMZ
9 2 (1.22%) LDAP
9 2 (1.22%) DNS
9 2 (1.22%) IPsec
9 2 (1.22%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.61%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (0.61%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.83%) DB2
2 2 (1.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
General
1 56 (34.15%) Finance
2 33 (20.12%) Banking
3 18 (10.98%) Financial Institution
4 12 (7.32%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.66%) Legal
5 6 (3.66%) Retail
6 4 (2.44%) Publishing
7 3 (1.83%) Private Banking
7 3 (1.83%) Advertising
8 2 (1.22%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.22%) Dutch Language
8 2 (1.22%) French Language
9 1 (0.61%) International Banking
9 1 (0.61%) Marketing
9 1 (0.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (26.83%) Analyst
2 36 (21.95%) Security Analyst
3 34 (20.73%) Architect
4 28 (17.07%) Security Architect
5 24 (14.63%) Consultant
6 20 (12.20%) Security Consultant
6 20 (12.20%) Senior Analyst
6 20 (12.20%) Senior Security Analyst
7 16 (9.76%) Security Manager
8 12 (7.32%) Information Manager
9 11 (6.71%) Security Specialist
9 11 (6.71%) Information Security Manager
10 10 (6.10%) Information Analyst
10 10 (6.10%) Information Security Analyst
11 9 (5.49%) Information Security Specialist
11 9 (5.49%) Information Specialist
12 8 (4.88%) Risk Analyst
12 8 (4.88%) Information Security Consultant
13 6 (3.66%) Senior Security Architect
13 6 (3.66%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.44%) Middleware
2 3 (1.83%) XML
3 2 (1.22%) SAML
4 1 (0.61%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 42 (25.61%) Management Information System
2 14 (8.54%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.32%) Economics
4 11 (6.71%) E-Learning
5 4 (2.44%) CESG
6 3 (1.83%) Mobile Computing
6 3 (1.83%) Human Factors
6 3 (1.83%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.22%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.61%) RMADS
8 1 (0.61%) FMCG
8 1 (0.61%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (0.61%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.61%) PKI
8 1 (0.61%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.61%) SecurID
8 1 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.46%) Windows
2 20 (12.20%) UNIX
3 8 (4.88%) VMS
4 5 (3.05%) Solaris
4 5 (3.05%) Linux
5 2 (1.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (59.76%) Information Security
2 39 (23.78%) Risk Management
3 37 (22.56%) Security Architecture
4 31 (18.90%) Security Management
5 29 (17.68%) Information Security Management
6 26 (15.85%) ITIL
6 26 (15.85%) Risk Assessment
6 26 (15.85%) TOGAF
7 16 (9.76%) SIEM
8 14 (8.54%) Database Security
9 13 (7.93%) SABSA
10 12 (7.32%) Zachman Framework
11 11 (6.71%) Penetration Testing
11 11 (6.71%) Cyber Security
12 10 (6.10%) Data Protection
13 9 (5.49%) Security Testing
14 8 (4.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 8 (4.88%) Vulnerability Management
14 8 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (4.27%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.05%) C
2 2 (1.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 159 (96.95%) CISSP
2 77 (46.95%) CISA
3 36 (21.95%) Degree
4 11 (6.71%) Security Cleared
4 11 (6.71%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (4.88%) CRISC
5 8 (4.88%) ISACA
5 8 (4.88%) GIAC
5 8 (4.88%) SC Cleared
5 8 (4.88%) CEH
6 7 (4.27%) CCNP
7 6 (3.66%) CCIE
7 6 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (3.66%) MCSE
7 6 (3.66%) MCSA
7 6 (3.66%) CCSA
7 6 (3.66%) JNCIP
7 6 (3.66%) JNCIE
7 6 (3.66%) CCSE
8 5 (3.05%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (23.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (7.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (7.32%) COBIT
3 12 (7.32%) PCI DSS
4 8 (4.88%) QA
5 3 (1.83%) BS25999
6 1 (0.61%) GPG13
6 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 24 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.61%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (3.66%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.22%) OpenView
3 1 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 27 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.41%) CheckPoint
3 17 (10.37%) Cyber-Ark
4 14 (8.54%) Cisco
5 11 (6.71%) Gemalto
6 8 (4.88%) SAP
7 7 (4.27%) Juniper
8 6 (3.66%) HP
9 5 (3.05%) Qualys
10 4 (2.44%) McAfee
10 4 (2.44%) Oracle
10 4 (2.44%) ArcSight
11 3 (1.83%) Tufin
11 3 (1.83%) Fortinet
11 3 (1.83%) Citrix
11 3 (1.83%) IBM
12 2 (1.22%) Remedy
12 2 (1.22%) BMC
12 2 (1.22%) VMware
12 2 (1.22%) Varonis
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