The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Manager
Rank 409 402 406
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 23 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.100% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 21
Average daily rate £425 £519 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.07% -5.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £358 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £485
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -7.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Information Security Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21805 21262 22113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.73% 94.80% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15767 14589 15407
Average daily rate £463 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 391 398
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £38.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Information Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Manager in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Information Security Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Information Security Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Information Security Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Information Security Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Information Security Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Information Security Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Information Security Manager
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 Information Security Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
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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
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Vacancies
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Information Security Manager
England

Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Information Security Manager in their job title 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 with Information Security Manager in their job title.

1 46 (100.00%) Information Security
2 18 (39.13%) CISSP
2 18 (39.13%) Project Management
3 15 (32.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (30.43%) CISM
5 10 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (19.57%) Business Continuity
7 8 (17.39%) ITIL
7 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2
7 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (15.22%) Project Planning
9 6 (13.04%) CISMP
9 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
9 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
9 6 (13.04%) Information Assurance
9 6 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (13.04%) Finance
9 6 (13.04%) Firewall
10 5 (10.87%) Change Management
10 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
10 5 (10.87%) Data Protection
10 5 (10.87%) PCI DSS
10 5 (10.87%) Degree
10 5 (10.87%) Security Operations
11 4 (8.70%) Identity Access Management
11 4 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
11 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
11 4 (8.70%) CISA
11 4 (8.70%) Security Management
11 4 (8.70%) Microsoft

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Information Security Manager in their job title 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 with Information Security Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Office
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) DMZ
2 2 (4.35%) VoIP
2 2 (4.35%) VPN
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
3 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.17%) LAN
3 1 (2.17%) WAN
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) French Language
2 3 (6.52%) Italian Language
2 3 (6.52%) Legal
2 3 (6.52%) Polish Language
2 3 (6.52%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (2.17%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.52%) Cryptography
2 3 (6.52%) FMCG
2 3 (6.52%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (4.35%) BYOD
3 2 (4.35%) Hedge funds
3 2 (4.35%) iPad
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.17%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.17%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
1 1 (2.17%) Unix
1 1 (2.17%) VMS
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
1 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) Information Security
2 18 (39.13%) Project Management
3 10 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (19.57%) Business Continuity
5 8 (17.39%) ITIL
5 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2
5 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (15.22%) Project Planning
7 6 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (13.04%) Information Assurance
8 5 (10.87%) Change Management
8 5 (10.87%) Data Protection
8 5 (10.87%) Security Operations
9 4 (8.70%) Identity Access Management
9 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
9 4 (8.70%) Security Management
9 4 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (6.52%) Incident Management
10 3 (6.52%) Information Security Management
11 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) CISSP
2 14 (30.43%) CISM
3 6 (13.04%) CISMP
3 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
4 5 (10.87%) Degree
5 4 (8.70%) CISA
6 3 (6.52%) CLAS
6 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (4.35%) CITP
7 2 (4.35%) MBCS
7 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
7 2 (4.35%) PMP
8 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.17%) GIAC
8 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (2.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (32.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.87%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.52%) COBIT
3 3 (6.52%) ISO22301
4 2 (4.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (4.35%) RMADS
4 2 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (2.17%) BS7799
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco
3 2 (4.35%) Palo Alto