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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
North West / Manchester
Rank 87 101 87
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Contract jobs citing CISM 6 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.45% 0.39% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.79% 3.04% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £575 £725 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.68% +20.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £478 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.75% +6.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £66.56 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
+33.12% -

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
215 230 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.12% 12.81% 13.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 124 108
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £260 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £680 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 11
Median hourly rate £29.00 £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.71% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.60 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £48.00 £13.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing CISM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CISM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for CISM.

1 14 (100.00%) CISSP
2 11 (78.57%) Information Security
3 7 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 5 (35.71%) COBIT
5 4 (28.57%) CISA
5 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Security Operations
6 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
6 3 (21.43%) Firewall
6 3 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) SIEM
6 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (14.29%) Network Security
7 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (14.29%) CEH
7 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) LDAP
7 2 (14.29%) Unix
7 2 (14.29%) Windows
7 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
7 2 (14.29%) Cyberthreat

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) LDAP
2 2 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
3 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (7.14%) PuTTY
3 1 (7.14%) SSH
3 1 (7.14%) SSL
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Architect
1 4 (28.57%) Security Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Information Security Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) IT Manager
2 3 (21.43%) IT Risk Manager
2 3 (21.43%) IT Security Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Risk Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Security Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Security Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) CISSP Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Information Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Security Technical Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Risk Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) VMS Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (7.14%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Information Security
2 4 (28.57%) Security Operations
3 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) SIEM
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.14%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) CISSP
2 4 (28.57%) CISA
3 2 (14.29%) CEH
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) CRISC
4 1 (7.14%) GIAC
4 1 (7.14%) ISEB
4 1 (7.14%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (35.71%) COBIT
3 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) AlienVault
1 1 (7.14%) ArcSight
1 1 (7.14%) Qualys
1 1 (7.14%) Splunk