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 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 309 326 355
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +29
Contract jobs citing CISM 81 77 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.34% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.26% 2.09% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 60 22
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£500 £463 £466
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.04% -0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £400 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
3584 3676 3195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.85% 16.18% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2317 2511 1896
Average daily rate £415 £413 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 123 125
Average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.80 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.10%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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 +1 24 £488 +8.33% 7
Feltham - 2 £470 -
Brentford - 1 £470 -
Docklands, London - 1 £600 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £140 -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

1 133 (95.68%) CISSP
2 81 (58.27%) Information Security
3 75 (53.96%) CISA
4 53 (38.13%) Finance
5 48 (34.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 31 (22.30%) Risk Management
6 31 (22.30%) Degree
7 30 (21.58%) Risk Assessment
8 29 (20.86%) Management Information System
8 29 (20.86%) Cyber Security
9 26 (18.71%) Security Management
9 26 (18.71%) ITIL
10 23 (16.55%) Data Protection
11 20 (14.39%) Firewall
12 19 (13.67%) CRISC
12 19 (13.67%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (12.23%) Banking
13 17 (12.23%) Project Management
14 16 (11.51%) Legal
14 16 (11.51%) COBIT
14 16 (11.51%) Security Architecture
14 16 (11.51%) SIEM
15 15 (10.79%) Network Security
16 14 (10.07%) Information Security Management
17 12 (8.63%) Windows
17 12 (8.63%) Penetration Testing
18 11 (7.91%) Investment Banking
18 11 (7.91%) TOGAF
18 11 (7.91%) Incident Management
18 11 (7.91%) PCI DSS

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 10 (7.19%) IIS
2 5 (3.60%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.44%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (6.47%) MS Office
2 8 (5.76%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.88%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.88%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.72%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.76%) PaaS
1 8 (5.76%) IaaS
2 7 (5.04%) SaaS
3 4 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.72%) Office 365
5 1 (0.72%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 20 (14.39%) Firewall
2 15 (10.79%) Network Security
3 7 (5.04%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (3.60%) WAN
5 4 (2.88%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.88%) LDAP
5 4 (2.88%) LAN
5 4 (2.88%) Wireless
6 3 (2.16%) Internet
7 2 (1.44%) SSL
7 2 (1.44%) DMZ
7 2 (1.44%) BIG-IP
7 2 (1.44%) VLAN
7 2 (1.44%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.44%) Wireless Security
7 2 (1.44%) OSPF
8 1 (0.72%) SS7
8 1 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.72%) 4G
8 1 (0.72%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.60%) Big Data
2 2 (1.44%) QlikView
3 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
General
1 53 (38.13%) Finance
2 17 (12.23%) Banking
3 16 (11.51%) Legal
4 11 (7.91%) Investment Banking
5 10 (7.19%) Financial Institution
6 5 (3.60%) Retail
7 3 (2.16%) Advertising
7 3 (2.16%) Publishing
7 3 (2.16%) Law
7 3 (2.16%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.72%) Front Office
8 1 (0.72%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 41 (29.50%) Analyst
2 30 (21.58%) Security Analyst
3 27 (19.42%) Security Manager
4 23 (16.55%) Consultant
5 19 (13.67%) Security Consultant
6 16 (11.51%) Architect
6 16 (11.51%) Information Analyst
6 16 (11.51%) Security Architect
6 16 (11.51%) Information Security Analyst
7 14 (10.07%) Risk Analyst
8 11 (7.91%) Project Manager
9 10 (7.19%) Information Manager
9 10 (7.19%) Security Project Manager
9 10 (7.19%) IT Risk Analyst
10 9 (6.47%) Information Security Manager
11 8 (5.76%) Information Security Consultant
11 8 (5.76%) Security Engineer
12 6 (4.32%) Senior Security Analyst
12 6 (4.32%) Information Architect
12 6 (4.32%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.44%) .NET
2 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.72%) Middleware
2 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.72%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.72%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.86%) Management Information System
2 19 (13.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.04%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (4.32%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.88%) CESG
6 3 (2.16%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (2.16%) Cryptography
6 3 (2.16%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (2.16%) Mobile Computing
6 3 (2.16%) Freedom of Information Act
6 3 (2.16%) Human Factors
6 3 (2.16%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.44%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.44%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.72%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.72%) Economics
8 1 (0.72%) PKI
8 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.63%) Windows
2 9 (6.47%) Linux
3 8 (5.76%) UNIX
4 3 (2.16%) Solaris
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (58.27%) Information Security
2 31 (22.30%) Risk Management
3 30 (21.58%) Risk Assessment
4 29 (20.86%) Cyber Security
5 26 (18.71%) Security Management
5 26 (18.71%) ITIL
6 23 (16.55%) Data Protection
7 17 (12.23%) Project Management
8 16 (11.51%) Security Architecture
8 16 (11.51%) SIEM
9 14 (10.07%) Information Security Management
10 12 (8.63%) Penetration Testing
11 11 (7.91%) Incident Management
11 11 (7.91%) TOGAF
11 11 (7.91%) Vulnerability Management
11 11 (7.91%) SABSA
12 10 (7.19%) ISMS
13 9 (6.47%) Information Assurance
13 9 (6.47%) Change Management
14 8 (5.76%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.44%) Java
2 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.72%) Objective-C
2 1 (0.72%) C
2 1 (0.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 133 (95.68%) CISSP
2 75 (53.96%) CISA
3 31 (22.30%) Degree
4 19 (13.67%) CRISC
5 9 (6.47%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (5.04%) CEH
6 7 (5.04%) SC Cleared
6 7 (5.04%) Security Cleared
7 6 (4.32%) GIAC
8 5 (3.60%) ISACA
8 5 (3.60%) ISSAP
8 5 (3.60%) QiCA
9 3 (2.16%) CISMP
9 3 (2.16%) CCSP
9 3 (2.16%) CCNP
9 3 (2.16%) CCNA
10 2 (1.44%) ISEB
10 2 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.44%) JNCIA
10 2 (1.44%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (34.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (11.51%) COBIT
3 11 (7.91%) PCI DSS
4 5 (3.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.44%) QA
5 2 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (1.44%) EMIR
6 1 (0.72%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.72%) COSO
6 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.72%) SLA
6 1 (0.72%) BS7799
6 1 (0.72%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (3.60%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.88%) OpenView
2 1 (0.72%) SCCM
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.72%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (7.19%) McAfee
2 7 (5.04%) SAP
2 7 (5.04%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.04%) Citrix
3 6 (4.32%) Cisco
3 6 (4.32%) Symantec
4 5 (3.60%) CheckPoint
4 5 (3.60%) Juniper
4 5 (3.60%) F5
4 5 (3.60%) Cyber-Ark
5 4 (2.88%) ArcSight
5 4 (2.88%) BMC
5 4 (2.88%) HP
5 4 (2.88%) Remedy
5 4 (2.88%) Websense
6 3 (2.16%) VMware
6 3 (2.16%) Blue Coat
6 3 (2.16%) Oracle
7 2 (1.44%) Ruckus Wireless
7 2 (1.44%) Rackspace
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