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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 128 127 111
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Contract jobs citing CISM 28 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.72% 0.26% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.51% 1.31% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 3
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£338 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £470 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.70% +10.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £68.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+81.33% +15.38%
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
797 612 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.53% 19.69% 18.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 295 196
Average daily rate £385 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £213 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £575 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 76 34
Average hourly rate £37.00 £18.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.55% -12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.70 £13.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £34.00 £29.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -21.73%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISM across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
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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
Manchester +7 23 £325 -13.33% 1
Cumbria - 3 £415 - 1
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 38 (90.48%) CISSP
2 33 (78.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (57.14%) Kaspersky
3 24 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
4 23 (54.76%) Cisco ASA
4 23 (54.76%) Cisco
4 23 (54.76%) ITIL
4 23 (54.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 22 (52.38%) CISMP
5 22 (52.38%) PKI
5 22 (52.38%) SSL
5 22 (52.38%) CheckPoint
5 22 (52.38%) Clearswift
5 22 (52.38%) Firewall
6 19 (45.24%) ITIL Certification
6 19 (45.24%) SIEM
7 18 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
8 16 (38.10%) Information Security
9 14 (33.33%) QA
9 14 (33.33%) Network Security
9 14 (33.33%) CCENT
10 13 (30.95%) Service Delivery
11 12 (28.57%) Citrix
11 12 (28.57%) WAN
11 12 (28.57%) Migration
11 12 (28.57%) VMware
12 10 (23.81%) Risk Management
13 9 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
14 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
15 6 (14.29%) PCI DSS

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 23 (54.76%) Cisco ASA
2 22 (52.38%) SSL
2 22 (52.38%) Firewall
3 14 (33.33%) Network Security
4 12 (28.57%) WAN
5 3 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.38%) VPN
6 1 (2.38%) Wireless
6 1 (2.38%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) EDRMS
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
1 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 3 (7.14%) Military
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (57.14%) Analyst
2 22 (52.38%) Security Analyst
3 14 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
4 10 (23.81%) Security Consultant
4 10 (23.81%) Consultant
5 6 (14.29%) IT Consultant
5 6 (14.29%) IT Security Consultant
5 6 (14.29%) Technical Security Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Security Manager
6 5 (11.90%) Security Assurance Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Network Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Incident Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Network Security Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) IT Security Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Information Security Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Information Security Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Security Specialist
8 1 (2.38%) Business Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Information Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) IT Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 22 (52.38%) PKI
2 4 (9.52%) CESG
3 3 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (7.14%) Life Science
3 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.14%) FMCG
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) BYOD
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
2 23 (54.76%) ITIL
2 23 (54.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 19 (45.24%) SIEM
4 18 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
5 16 (38.10%) Information Security
6 13 (30.95%) Service Delivery
7 12 (28.57%) Migration
8 10 (23.81%) Risk Management
9 9 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (9.52%) Security Architecture
11 3 (7.14%) Programme Management
11 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (7.14%) Data Protection
12 2 (4.76%) Security Management
12 2 (4.76%) PRINCE
12 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
13 1 (2.38%) ISMS
13 1 (2.38%) Cyber Security
13 1 (2.38%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (90.48%) CISSP
2 22 (52.38%) CISMP
3 19 (45.24%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (33.33%) CCENT
5 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 5 (11.90%) CISA
8 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.38%) Degree
9 1 (2.38%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (78.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (33.33%) QA
3 6 (14.29%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.38%) COBIT
4 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) Kaspersky
2 23 (54.76%) Cisco
3 22 (52.38%) CheckPoint
3 22 (52.38%) Clearswift
4 12 (28.57%) Citrix
4 12 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (4.76%) Symantec
5 2 (4.76%) Websense
5 2 (4.76%) Qualys
5 2 (4.76%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.38%) IronPort
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