The table below looks at the statistics for CISMP 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 CISMP over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISEB Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)
Rank 128 129 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing CISMP 23 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.64% 0.16% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.19% 0.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £206 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £363 -
% change year-on-year
-10.34% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
CISMP
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
722 599 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.98% 19.29% 20.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 304 197
Average daily rate £378 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £575 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 75 39
Average hourly rate £21.88 £18.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.52% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.00 £13.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £45.00 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%

CISMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

CISMP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CISMP
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

CISMP Daily Rate Trend in the North West

CISMP
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 CISMP within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 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 +12 22 £325 +57.76%
CISMP
England

CISMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing CISMP 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 CISMP.

1 29 (96.67%) CISSP
2 26 (86.67%) Clearswift
2 26 (86.67%) SSL
2 26 (86.67%) Cisco
2 26 (86.67%) Firewall
2 26 (86.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
3 25 (83.33%) CheckPoint
4 23 (76.67%) Kalman Filter
4 23 (76.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 23 (76.67%) PKI
5 22 (73.33%) Kaspersky
5 22 (73.33%) CISM
6 20 (66.67%) ITIL
7 19 (63.33%) ITIL Certification
8 17 (56.67%) SIEM
8 17 (56.67%) Penetration Testing
8 17 (56.67%) Network Security
9 15 (50.00%) QA
9 15 (50.00%) Citrix
10 14 (46.67%) CCENT
10 14 (46.67%) Security Patching
11 13 (43.33%) Data Centre
11 13 (43.33%) Migration
11 13 (43.33%) WAN
12 12 (40.00%) VMware
12 12 (40.00%) Service Delivery
13 9 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
14 6 (20.00%) Information Security
15 4 (13.33%) Management Information System

CISMP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing CISMP 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 CISMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) IBM Notes
1 3 (10.00%) Apache
1 3 (10.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (86.67%) SSL
1 26 (86.67%) Firewall
2 25 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (56.67%) Network Security
4 13 (43.33%) WAN
5 3 (10.00%) VPN
General
1 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Analyst
2 21 (70.00%) Security Analyst
3 15 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Technical Security Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Network Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) IT Security Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Digital Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Digital Technical Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Security Technical Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Security Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Security Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 23 (76.67%) PKI
2 13 (43.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.33%) CESG
4 3 (10.00%) User Experience
4 3 (10.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Kalman Filter
1 23 (76.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 20 (66.67%) ITIL
3 17 (56.67%) SIEM
3 17 (56.67%) Penetration Testing
4 14 (46.67%) Security Patching
5 13 (43.33%) Migration
6 12 (40.00%) Service Delivery
7 9 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (20.00%) Information Security
9 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (13.33%) TOGAF
9 4 (13.33%) Security Architecture
10 3 (10.00%) SABSA
10 3 (10.00%) SDLC
10 3 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
11 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
12 1 (3.33%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 29 (96.67%) CISSP
2 22 (73.33%) CISM
3 19 (63.33%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (46.67%) CCENT
5 3 (10.00%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (86.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) Clearswift
1 26 (86.67%) Cisco
2 25 (83.33%) CheckPoint
3 22 (73.33%) Kaspersky
4 15 (50.00%) Citrix
5 12 (40.00%) VMware
6 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (10.00%) Lotus