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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Manager
Rank 383 389 376
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 23 22 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 15
Average daily rate £475 £519 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.43% -5.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £385 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £565 £618
UK excluding London average daily rate £407 £488 £430
% change year-on-year
-16.51% +13.37%
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
20120 19835 20493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 94.52% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14240 14068 13851
Average daily rate £450 £445 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 331 399
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.70 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.41% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 14 February 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 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +42 1 £638 +24.39%
Croydon - 1 £600 -
Information Security Manager
England

Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 47 (100.00%) Information Security
2 19 (40.43%) CISSP
3 16 (34.04%) CISM
4 14 (29.79%) ITIL
4 14 (29.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (27.66%) Project Management
5 13 (27.66%) Firewall
6 11 (23.40%) Management Information System
7 10 (21.28%) Finance
7 10 (21.28%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (17.02%) CISA
9 7 (14.89%) Security Management
9 7 (14.89%) PRINCE2
9 7 (14.89%) LAN
9 7 (14.89%) PCI DSS
10 6 (12.77%) Information Assurance
10 6 (12.77%) Vulnerability Management
10 6 (12.77%) Cisco
10 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
10 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
10 6 (12.77%) WAN
10 6 (12.77%) Business Continuity
11 5 (10.64%) Risk Management
11 5 (10.64%) Legal
11 5 (10.64%) Change Management
11 5 (10.64%) MS Office
11 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (10.64%) Data Protection
11 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 5 (10.64%) MS Office
2 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) Firewall
2 7 (14.89%) LAN
3 6 (12.77%) WAN
4 4 (8.51%) VPN
5 3 (6.38%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (6.38%) DMZ
5 3 (6.38%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (4.26%) Internet
6 2 (4.26%) Network Security
6 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.26%) VoIP
7 1 (2.13%) Extranet
7 1 (2.13%) Wireless
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Legal
3 4 (8.51%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Games
5 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Marketing
5 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) Cryptography
4 2 (4.26%) BYOD
4 2 (4.26%) Hedge funds
4 2 (4.26%) iPad
4 2 (4.26%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.13%) FMCG
5 1 (2.13%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Unix
3 2 (4.26%) VMS
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (29.79%) ITIL
3 13 (27.66%) Project Management
4 10 (21.28%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (14.89%) PRINCE2
6 7 (14.89%) Security Management
7 6 (12.77%) Business Continuity
7 6 (12.77%) Information Assurance
7 6 (12.77%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (10.64%) Change Management
8 5 (10.64%) Data Protection
8 5 (10.64%) Risk Management
8 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (8.51%) Identity Access Management
9 4 (8.51%) Incident Management
9 4 (8.51%) Information Security Management
9 4 (8.51%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (8.51%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (8.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
1 3 (6.38%) VB
2 1 (2.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) CISSP
2 16 (34.04%) CISM
3 8 (17.02%) CISA
4 4 (8.51%) Degree
4 4 (8.51%) PMI Certification
4 4 (8.51%) PMP
4 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.38%) GIAC
5 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (4.26%) CITP
6 2 (4.26%) CLAS
6 2 (4.26%) CRISC
6 2 (4.26%) MBCS
7 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (2.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (14.89%) PCI DSS
3 4 (8.51%) COBIT
4 3 (6.38%) ISO22301
4 3 (6.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (4.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (4.26%) RMADS
6 1 (2.13%) COSO
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.38%) Snort
3 1 (2.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Nexpose
1 3 (6.38%) Proventia
1 3 (6.38%) QRadar
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Cisco
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) Intel Security
3 3 (6.38%) CheckPoint
3 3 (6.38%) Citrix
3 3 (6.38%) F5
3 3 (6.38%) ScanSafe
4 2 (4.26%) Palo Alto