The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 133 114 127
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Contract jobs citing CISM 34 31 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.87% 0.85% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.05% 4.21% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 2
Median daily rate £375 £344 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -17.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £472 £395 £450
% change year-on-year
+19.36% -12.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - -
CISM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
839 736 635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.44% 20.21% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 334 325
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £504 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 82 74
Median hourly rate £37.48 £21.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.35% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.97 £11.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £59.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing CISM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CISM
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

CISM Daily Rate Trend in the North West

CISM
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISM across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

CISM Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

CISM
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -11 24 £449 +38.07% 5
Cheshire - 5 £375 - 1
Merseyside -4 4 - - 2
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England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for CISM.

1 56 (96.55%) CISSP
2 31 (53.45%) Information Security
3 29 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (41.38%) Risk Management
5 20 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (31.03%) PKI
6 18 (31.03%) COBIT
6 18 (31.03%) Vulnerability Management
7 17 (29.31%) Network Security
7 17 (29.31%) Firewall
8 16 (27.59%) ITIL
8 16 (27.59%) PCI DSS
8 16 (27.59%) Cybersecurity
9 14 (24.14%) Finance
9 14 (24.14%) SIEM
9 14 (24.14%) Penetration Testing
10 13 (22.41%) Windows
10 13 (22.41%) Threat Management
11 11 (18.97%) Data Centre
12 10 (17.24%) Kalman Filter
12 10 (17.24%) Security Operations
12 10 (17.24%) Risk Assessment
12 10 (17.24%) Splunk
13 9 (15.52%) CISA
13 9 (15.52%) Unix
14 8 (13.79%) Cisco
14 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
14 8 (13.79%) Symantec
14 8 (13.79%) Intel Security
14 8 (13.79%) Norton AntiVirus

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.31%) Firewall
1 17 (29.31%) Network Security
2 6 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (8.62%) SSL
3 5 (8.62%) WAN
4 4 (6.90%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (5.17%) Internet
6 2 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.72%) LAN
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Analyst
2 19 (32.76%) Security Analyst
3 15 (25.86%) Consultant
3 15 (25.86%) Security Consultant
4 7 (12.07%) Security Manager
5 6 (10.34%) Network Security Manager
6 5 (8.62%) Head of IT
6 5 (8.62%) Head of IT Security
6 5 (8.62%) Head of Security
7 4 (6.90%) Head of IT Operations
7 4 (6.90%) Head of Operations
7 4 (6.90%) Information Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Information Security Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Information Security Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) IT Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) IT Security Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) Vulnerability Consultant
8 3 (5.17%) Security Management Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) CISSP Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) CISSP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.03%) PKI
2 11 (18.97%) Data Centre
3 8 (13.79%) Private Cloud
4 5 (8.62%) Cryptography
5 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.90%) FMCG
6 1 (1.72%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.41%) Windows
2 9 (15.52%) Unix
3 4 (6.90%) Android
3 4 (6.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) Information Security
2 24 (41.38%) Risk Management
3 20 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (31.03%) Vulnerability Management
5 16 (27.59%) Cybersecurity
5 16 (27.59%) ITIL
6 14 (24.14%) Penetration Testing
6 14 (24.14%) SIEM
7 13 (22.41%) Threat Management
8 10 (17.24%) Kalman Filter
8 10 (17.24%) Risk Assessment
8 10 (17.24%) Security Operations
9 8 (13.79%) Data Privacy
9 8 (13.79%) Data Protection
10 7 (12.07%) Migration
10 7 (12.07%) Security Architecture
11 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management
11 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (10.34%) Defect Management
11 6 (10.34%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
1 2 (3.45%) Perl
1 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
1 2 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 56 (96.55%) CISSP
2 9 (15.52%) CISA
3 8 (13.79%) CISMP
4 6 (10.34%) CCENT
5 5 (8.62%) CESG Certified Professional
5 5 (8.62%) CLAS
5 5 (8.62%) Degree
5 5 (8.62%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (6.90%) CEH
6 4 (6.90%) GCIH
7 2 (3.45%) ISEB
8 1 (1.72%) CCNA
8 1 (1.72%) CCNP
8 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.72%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.72%) GIAC
8 1 (1.72%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (31.03%) COBIT
3 16 (27.59%) PCI DSS
4 7 (12.07%) COSO
5 3 (5.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (3.45%) QA
6 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (13.79%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (10.34%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) Splunk
2 8 (13.79%) Cisco
2 8 (13.79%) Intel Security
2 8 (13.79%) Symantec
3 6 (10.34%) CheckPoint
3 6 (10.34%) Clearswift
3 6 (10.34%) Kaspersky
4 5 (8.62%) VMware
5 4 (6.90%) Qualys
6 2 (3.45%) Citrix
6 2 (3.45%) F5
7 1 (1.72%) EMC
7 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.72%) NetApp
7 1 (1.72%) Sophos
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