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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 312 361 377
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +16
Contract jobs citing CISM 100 57 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.41% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.67% 1.55% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 40 29
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£450 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £410 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £631 £578 £576
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
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
3749 3669 3714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.48% 14.81% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2394 2301 2204
Average daily rate £425 £420 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £235
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 98 102 143
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.62 £11.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +24 17 £463 -3.64% 10
Uxbridge - 2 £520 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £525 -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 176 (97.24%) CISSP
2 108 (59.67%) Information Security
3 79 (43.65%) CISA
4 61 (33.70%) Finance
5 45 (24.86%) Management Information System
6 44 (24.31%) Risk Management
7 43 (23.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 40 (22.10%) Security Management
8 40 (22.10%) Degree
9 37 (20.44%) Security Architecture
10 35 (19.34%) Information Security Management
11 33 (18.23%) Firewall
12 29 (16.02%) Windows
13 28 (15.47%) Banking
14 27 (14.92%) ITIL
14 27 (14.92%) UNIX
14 27 (14.92%) CheckPoint
15 25 (13.81%) Risk Assessment
16 24 (13.26%) TOGAF
16 24 (13.26%) Network Security
17 22 (12.15%) Microsoft
18 20 (11.05%) COBIT
19 19 (10.50%) Active Directory
19 19 (10.50%) Cisco Certification
20 17 (9.39%) Financial Institution
21 16 (8.84%) CCSA
22 15 (8.29%) Computer Science
22 15 (8.29%) PCI DSS
23 14 (7.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
23 14 (7.73%) Investment Banking

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 10 (5.52%) CMS
1 10 (5.52%) Joomla!
2 9 (4.97%) IIS
3 3 (1.66%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.66%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (6.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (3.87%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (18.23%) Firewall
2 24 (13.26%) Network Security
3 12 (6.63%) TCP/IP
4 11 (6.08%) WAN
4 11 (6.08%) Intranet
4 11 (6.08%) Internet
5 8 (4.42%) LAN
6 7 (3.87%) VPN
6 7 (3.87%) Reverse Proxy
7 5 (2.76%) Wireless
7 5 (2.76%) DMZ
8 3 (1.66%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (1.66%) DNS
8 3 (1.66%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.10%) SSL
9 2 (1.10%) LDAP
9 2 (1.10%) DHCP
10 1 (0.55%) IPsec
10 1 (0.55%) SMTP
10 1 (0.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.21%) MongoDB
2 4 (2.21%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (2.21%) NoSQL
2 4 (2.21%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.21%) MySQL
3 2 (1.10%) DB2
4 1 (0.55%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Metasploit
General
1 61 (33.70%) Finance
2 28 (15.47%) Banking
3 17 (9.39%) Financial Institution
4 14 (7.73%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.42%) Publishing
6 7 (3.87%) Legal
7 6 (3.31%) Retail
8 3 (1.66%) Advertising
8 3 (1.66%) Private Banking
9 2 (1.10%) Dutch Language
9 2 (1.10%) French Language
9 2 (1.10%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.55%) International Banking
10 1 (0.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (24.31%) Analyst
2 40 (22.10%) Security Analyst
3 33 (18.23%) Architect
4 32 (17.68%) Consultant
5 28 (15.47%) Security Consultant
6 27 (14.92%) Security Architect
7 17 (9.39%) Senior Analyst
7 17 (9.39%) Senior Security Analyst
8 14 (7.73%) Security Manager
9 13 (7.18%) Security Engineer
9 13 (7.18%) Security Specialist
10 12 (6.63%) Information Analyst
10 12 (6.63%) Information Security Analyst
10 12 (6.63%) Information Specialist
11 11 (6.08%) Information Security Specialist
12 9 (4.97%) Information Security Consultant
12 9 (4.97%) Information Security Manager
12 9 (4.97%) Information Manager
13 7 (3.87%) Network Analyst
13 7 (3.87%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.87%) Middleware
2 5 (2.76%) Web Services
3 2 (1.10%) XML
3 2 (1.10%) SAML
4 1 (0.55%) WAP
4 1 (0.55%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 45 (24.86%) Management Information System
2 15 (8.29%) Computer Science
3 13 (7.18%) Economics
4 12 (6.63%) E-Learning
5 4 (2.21%) SecurID
5 4 (2.21%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.66%) CESG
6 3 (1.66%) Human Factors
6 3 (1.66%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (1.10%) Learning Management System
7 2 (1.10%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (1.10%) PKI
8 1 (0.55%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (0.55%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.55%) RMADS
8 1 (0.55%) FMCG
8 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.02%) Windows
2 27 (14.92%) UNIX
3 13 (7.18%) Linux
4 6 (3.31%) Solaris
5 5 (2.76%) VMS
6 2 (1.10%) AIX
7 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.55%) Android
7 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (59.67%) Information Security
2 44 (24.31%) Risk Management
3 40 (22.10%) Security Management
4 37 (20.44%) Security Architecture
5 35 (19.34%) Information Security Management
6 27 (14.92%) ITIL
7 25 (13.81%) Risk Assessment
8 24 (13.26%) TOGAF
9 13 (7.18%) Penetration Testing
9 13 (7.18%) Data Protection
10 12 (6.63%) SIEM
11 11 (6.08%) Cyber Security
12 10 (5.52%) Database Security
12 10 (5.52%) Security Testing
13 9 (4.97%) Service Management
13 9 (4.97%) Vulnerability Management
14 8 (4.42%) SABSA
14 8 (4.42%) Kalman Filter
14 8 (4.42%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (4.42%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.21%) C
2 1 (0.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 176 (97.24%) CISSP
2 79 (43.65%) CISA
3 40 (22.10%) Degree
4 19 (10.50%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (8.84%) CCSA
6 13 (7.18%) CCNA
7 10 (5.52%) CEH
7 10 (5.52%) JNCIA
8 9 (4.97%) Security Cleared
8 9 (4.97%) CRISC
9 8 (4.42%) ISACA
10 7 (3.87%) GIAC
10 7 (3.87%) CCNP
11 6 (3.31%) MCSE
11 6 (3.31%) MCSA
11 6 (3.31%) CCIE
11 6 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (3.31%) CCSE
11 6 (3.31%) SC Cleared
11 6 (3.31%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (23.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (11.05%) COBIT
3 15 (8.29%) PCI DSS
4 14 (7.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (4.42%) QA
6 3 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.55%) COSO
7 1 (0.55%) GPG13
7 1 (0.55%) JSP 440
System Software
1 19 (10.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.55%) UAG
3 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.55%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (2.76%) Puppet
1 5 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.66%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.10%) OpenView
4 1 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 27 (14.92%) CheckPoint
2 22 (12.15%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.18%) HP
4 12 (6.63%) Cyber-Ark
5 11 (6.08%) Cisco
6 9 (4.97%) Qualys
7 8 (4.42%) Gemalto
7 8 (4.42%) ArcSight
8 7 (3.87%) Tufin
8 7 (3.87%) VMware
8 7 (3.87%) Fortinet
8 7 (3.87%) Oracle
8 7 (3.87%) SAP
8 7 (3.87%) Juniper
8 7 (3.87%) BMC
9 4 (2.21%) TippingPoint
10 3 (1.66%) Citrix
10 3 (1.66%) McAfee
11 2 (1.10%) Remedy
11 2 (1.10%) IBM
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