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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISEB Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)
Rank - 132 -
Contract jobs citing CISMP 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.22% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £535 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+33.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
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
733 631 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.28% 20.04% 20.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 322 235
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 51 66
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.12 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.33% +43.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £12.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £52.00 £36.44
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Clearswift
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Kaspersky
1 2 (100.00%) SmoothWall
1 2 (100.00%) Threat Management
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (100.00%) CLAS
2 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Application Rationalisation
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Migration

CISMP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (100.00%) Threat Management
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Application Rationalisation
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CLAS
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Clearswift
1 2 (100.00%) Kaspersky
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) VMware