The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 83 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing CISM 12 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.79% 0.39% -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.41% 2.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £436 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
272 168 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 17.88% 13.07% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 74 75
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 12
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.25 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.14% -19.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £14.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £44.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISM across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CISM
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CISM across the Manchester region.

CISM Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 24 (100.00%) CISSP
2 23 (95.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (91.67%) Cisco ASA
3 22 (91.67%) Kaspersky
3 22 (91.67%) Kalman Filter
3 22 (91.67%) Cisco
3 22 (91.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 21 (87.50%) Firewall
4 21 (87.50%) SSL
4 21 (87.50%) ITIL
4 21 (87.50%) CheckPoint
4 21 (87.50%) Clearswift
4 21 (87.50%) CISMP
4 21 (87.50%) PKI
5 18 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
6 17 (70.83%) SIEM
7 16 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
8 14 (58.33%) Security Patching
8 14 (58.33%) Network Security
9 13 (54.17%) QA
9 13 (54.17%) CCENT
9 13 (54.17%) Service Delivery
10 12 (50.00%) Migration
10 12 (50.00%) VMware
10 12 (50.00%) WAN
10 12 (50.00%) Citrix
10 12 (50.00%) Data Centre
11 9 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
12 3 (12.50%) Life Science
12 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 22 (91.67%) Cisco ASA
2 21 (87.50%) SSL
2 21 (87.50%) Firewall
3 14 (58.33%) Network Security
4 12 (50.00%) WAN
5 2 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (4.17%) Wireless Security
6 1 (4.17%) VPN
6 1 (4.17%) Wireless
General
1 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Analyst
2 19 (79.17%) Security Analyst
3 14 (58.33%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Technical Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Network Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.17%) IT Security Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Security Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Account Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Incident Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 21 (87.50%) PKI
2 12 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.50%) Life Science
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 22 (91.67%) Kalman Filter
2 21 (87.50%) ITIL
3 17 (70.83%) SIEM
4 16 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
5 14 (58.33%) Security Patching
6 13 (54.17%) Service Delivery
7 12 (50.00%) Migration
8 9 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (12.50%) Information Security
10 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
11 1 (4.17%) Cyber Security
11 1 (4.17%) Security Management
11 1 (4.17%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) CISSP
2 21 (87.50%) CISMP
3 18 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (54.17%) CCENT
5 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (95.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (54.17%) QA
3 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Cisco
1 22 (91.67%) Kaspersky
2 21 (87.50%) CheckPoint
2 21 (87.50%) Clearswift
3 12 (50.00%) VMware
3 12 (50.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) Symantec
4 1 (4.17%) Websense
4 1 (4.17%) Sourcefire
4 1 (4.17%) Qualys