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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 97 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Contract jobs citing CISM 2 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.80% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% 6.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate
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- £513 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
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
279 157 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 17.18% 12.53% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 81 81
Average daily rate £330 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £194 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 20
Average hourly rate £15.98 £23.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.02% +14.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £16.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £30.62 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

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 29 July 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 25 (100.00%) CISSP
1 25 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (88.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 22 (88.00%) Cisco ASA
2 22 (88.00%) Cisco
3 21 (84.00%) ITIL
3 21 (84.00%) CheckPoint
3 21 (84.00%) Clearswift
3 21 (84.00%) SSL
3 21 (84.00%) Firewall
3 21 (84.00%) Kaspersky
3 21 (84.00%) Kalman Filter
3 21 (84.00%) CISMP
3 21 (84.00%) PKI
4 18 (72.00%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (68.00%) Penetration Testing
6 16 (64.00%) SIEM
7 14 (56.00%) Security Patching
7 14 (56.00%) Network Security
8 13 (52.00%) Service Delivery
8 13 (52.00%) QA
8 13 (52.00%) CCENT
9 12 (48.00%) Data Centre
9 12 (48.00%) Migration
9 12 (48.00%) VMware
9 12 (48.00%) WAN
9 12 (48.00%) Citrix
10 9 (36.00%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (16.00%) Information Security
12 3 (12.00%) Life Science

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (88.00%) Cisco ASA
2 21 (84.00%) SSL
2 21 (84.00%) Firewall
3 14 (56.00%) Network Security
4 12 (48.00%) WAN
5 2 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (4.00%) Wireless Security
6 1 (4.00%) VPN
6 1 (4.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Analyst
2 18 (72.00%) Security Analyst
3 14 (56.00%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Technical Security Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Network Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Network Security Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Security Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.00%) IT Security Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Account Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 21 (84.00%) PKI
2 12 (48.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.00%) Life Science
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.00%) SCADA
5 1 (4.00%) CESG
5 1 (4.00%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 21 (84.00%) ITIL
2 21 (84.00%) Kalman Filter
3 17 (68.00%) Penetration Testing
4 16 (64.00%) SIEM
5 14 (56.00%) Security Patching
6 13 (52.00%) Service Delivery
7 12 (48.00%) Migration
8 9 (36.00%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (16.00%) Information Security
10 2 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (8.00%) PRINCE
10 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
10 2 (8.00%) Information Security Management
10 2 (8.00%) Security Management
10 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
11 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
11 1 (4.00%) Project Governance
11 1 (4.00%) Cyber Security
11 1 (4.00%) Data Privacy
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) CISSP
2 21 (84.00%) CISMP
3 18 (72.00%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (52.00%) CCENT
5 3 (12.00%) CISA
6 1 (4.00%) CEH
6 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (52.00%) QA
3 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (8.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Cisco
2 21 (84.00%) CheckPoint
2 21 (84.00%) Clearswift
2 21 (84.00%) Kaspersky
3 12 (48.00%) VMware
3 12 (48.00%) Citrix