The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
England / South East
Rank 224 187 203
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +16
Contract jobs citing CISM 16 66 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.79% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.82% 2.87% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 40 23
Median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £450 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £650 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1963 2300 2585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.44% 27.54% 27.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1182 1358 1248
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 129 116
Median hourly rate £23.00 £45.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.88% +143.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £60.62 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.48
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.39%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CISM
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

CISM Daily Rate Trend in the South East

CISM
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISM across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

CISM Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

CISM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CISM across the South East region.

CISM Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

CISM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
Buckinghamshire - 5 £525 - 3
Berkshire +2 3 £538 +13.15% 3
Hampshire -3 2 £444 -21.25% 3
Surrey -7 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 £400 -
Kent -5 1 £400 -20.00% 2
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 South East region with a requirement for CISM.

1 51 (100.00%) CISSP
2 37 (72.55%) Information Security
3 25 (49.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (49.02%) Cybersecurity
4 21 (41.18%) PCI DSS
5 15 (29.41%) CEH
6 13 (25.49%) Degree
6 13 (25.49%) Ethical Hacking
6 13 (25.49%) CISA
7 12 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (23.53%) Management Information System
7 12 (23.53%) Risk Management
7 12 (23.53%) Security Cleared
8 11 (21.57%) Finance
9 10 (19.61%) GCIH
9 10 (19.61%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (19.61%) ISMS
10 9 (17.65%) SC Cleared
10 9 (17.65%) CCSP
10 9 (17.65%) CESG
11 8 (15.69%) GCIA
11 8 (15.69%) Telecoms
11 8 (15.69%) GIAC
11 8 (15.69%) C#
11 8 (15.69%) VB
11 8 (15.69%) ITIL
11 8 (15.69%) Python
11 8 (15.69%) PowerShell
11 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (15.69%) Cyberthreat

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.96%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (11.76%) Firewall
3 5 (9.80%) Network Security
4 3 (5.88%) VPN
5 2 (3.92%) Kerberos
5 2 (3.92%) LDAP
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.96%) FTP
6 1 (1.96%) HTTP
6 1 (1.96%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.96%) IPsec
6 1 (1.96%) NetScreen
6 1 (1.96%) SMTP
6 1 (1.96%) SNMP
6 1 (1.96%) SSH
6 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) Star Schema
2 2 (3.92%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Telecoms
3 6 (11.76%) Legal
4 2 (3.92%) Law
4 2 (3.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Consultant
2 12 (23.53%) Security Consultant
3 10 (19.61%) Analyst
3 10 (19.61%) Security Analyst
4 8 (15.69%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Architect
5 6 (11.76%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 5 (9.80%) Information Security Consultant
7 4 (7.84%) Security Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Security Manager
7 4 (7.84%) Security Specialist
8 3 (5.88%) Cloud Specialist
8 3 (5.88%) Compliance Specialist
8 3 (5.88%) Head of Information
8 3 (5.88%) Head of Information Security
8 3 (5.88%) Head of Security
8 3 (5.88%) PCI DSS Specialist
8 3 (5.88%) Security Advisor
9 2 (3.92%) Junior Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) Middleware
1 2 (3.92%) SAML
2 1 (1.96%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.96%) CGI
2 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 9 (17.65%) CESG
3 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (15.69%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (11.76%) PKI
5 4 (7.84%) Cryptography
5 4 (7.84%) Public Cloud
5 4 (7.84%) Smart Meter
6 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
6 3 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (5.88%) Smart Energy
7 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.92%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.96%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (1.96%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.96%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.96%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (72.55%) Information Security
2 25 (49.02%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (25.49%) Ethical Hacking
4 12 (23.53%) Risk Management
4 12 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (19.61%) ISMS
6 8 (15.69%) ITIL
7 7 (13.73%) Information Assurance
7 7 (13.73%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (13.73%) Service Management
8 6 (11.76%) Security Operations
9 5 (9.80%) Business Continuity
9 5 (9.80%) Security Management
10 4 (7.84%) Computer Forensics
10 4 (7.84%) Data Protection
10 4 (7.84%) eTOM
10 4 (7.84%) Information Security Management
10 4 (7.84%) Security Architecture
10 4 (7.84%) Time Management
10 4 (7.84%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) C#
1 8 (15.69%) PowerShell
1 8 (15.69%) Python
1 8 (15.69%) VB
2 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (100.00%) CISSP
2 15 (29.41%) CEH
3 13 (25.49%) CISA
3 13 (25.49%) Degree
4 12 (23.53%) Security Cleared
5 10 (19.61%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (19.61%) GCIH
6 9 (17.65%) CCSP
6 9 (17.65%) SC Cleared
7 8 (15.69%) GCIA
7 8 (15.69%) GIAC
8 6 (11.76%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 5 (9.80%) CESG Certified Professional
10 4 (7.84%) PCI QSA
10 4 (7.84%) SANS
11 3 (5.88%) CCNP
11 3 (5.88%) DV Cleared
11 3 (5.88%) IISP
12 2 (3.92%) CCDP
12 2 (3.92%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (49.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (41.18%) PCI DSS
3 6 (11.76%) COBIT
4 4 (7.84%) HIPAA
4 4 (7.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (5.88%) ISO22301
6 2 (3.92%) FedRAMP
6 2 (3.92%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (3.92%) JSP 440
7 1 (1.96%) GDPR
7 1 (1.96%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (1.96%) RMADS
7 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.96%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.96%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.96%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 1 (1.96%) Nessus
1 1 (1.96%) SCCM
1 1 (1.96%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) CheckPoint
1 6 (11.76%) Cisco
2 2 (3.92%) Citrix
2 2 (3.92%) Juniper
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Splunk
3 1 (1.96%) Arqiva
3 1 (1.96%) Intel Security
3 1 (1.96%) Lancope
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) Palo Alto
3 1 (1.96%) Qualys
3 1 (1.96%) Sourcefire
3 1 (1.96%) Symantec