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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 219 250 243
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -7
Contract jobs citing CISM 46 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.53% 0.26% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.07% 0.96% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 12
Median daily rate £475 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £506 £463
% change year-on-year
-6.17% +9.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.81 - -
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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2223 2601 2354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.84% 26.53% 25.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1373 1545 1201
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £270 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.18% +8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 118 101
Median hourly rate £36.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%

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 27 August 2016.

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 27 August 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
Hampshire +17 14 £475 -17.39% 1
Berkshire +18 12 £450 - 6
Buckinghamshire +21 8 £463 -
Kent +4 5 £550 +29.41% 1
West Sussex 0 4 £525 -
Surrey -2 3 £750 +27.65%
East Sussex +6 1 £350 -39.13%
Middlesex - 1 £530 -
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CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 South East region with a requirement for CISM.

1 112 (99.12%) CISSP
2 86 (76.11%) Information Security
3 49 (43.36%) Cybersecurity
4 48 (42.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 47 (41.59%) CISA
6 30 (26.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (22.12%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (22.12%) PCI DSS
8 23 (20.35%) Cisco
8 23 (20.35%) Telecoms
8 23 (20.35%) CESG
9 21 (18.58%) Management Information System
9 21 (18.58%) CCSP
10 20 (17.70%) Risk Management
10 20 (17.70%) ISMS
11 19 (16.81%) Security Cleared
11 19 (16.81%) Degree
11 19 (16.81%) CEH
12 18 (15.93%) CheckPoint
12 18 (15.93%) Security Architecture
13 16 (14.16%) SC Cleared
13 16 (14.16%) CCNP
14 15 (13.27%) GIAC
14 15 (13.27%) Data Protection
15 14 (12.39%) Information Assurance
15 14 (12.39%) GCIH
15 14 (12.39%) CCDP
15 14 (12.39%) ITIL
15 14 (12.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
16 13 (11.50%) GCIA

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 4 (3.54%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.77%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.62%) Firewall
2 9 (7.96%) Network Security
3 8 (7.08%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (4.42%) VPN
5 4 (3.54%) Internet
5 4 (3.54%) Intranet
6 3 (2.65%) IPsec
7 2 (1.77%) 3G
7 2 (1.77%) 4G
7 2 (1.77%) SSL
8 1 (0.88%) Diameter Protocol
8 1 (0.88%) FTP
8 1 (0.88%) IPv6
8 1 (0.88%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.88%) LDAP
8 1 (0.88%) SMTP
8 1 (0.88%) SS7
8 1 (0.88%) SSH
8 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.77%) Star Schema
2 1 (0.88%) Data Lake
2 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.77%) AppScan
1 2 (1.77%) Metasploit
General
1 23 (20.35%) Telecoms
2 11 (9.73%) Finance
3 10 (8.85%) Legal
4 4 (3.54%) Law
5 3 (2.65%) Retail
6 1 (0.88%) Billing
6 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (28.32%) Consultant
1 32 (28.32%) Security Consultant
2 23 (20.35%) Security Specialist
3 20 (17.70%) Architect
3 20 (17.70%) Compliance Specialist
4 19 (16.81%) Security Architect
5 17 (15.04%) Cybersecurity Specialist
5 17 (15.04%) Security Compliance Specialist
6 13 (11.50%) Information Security Consultant
7 11 (9.73%) Analyst
7 11 (9.73%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 11 (9.73%) Security Analyst
8 9 (7.96%) Designer
8 9 (7.96%) Security Designer
8 9 (7.96%) Security Manager
9 6 (5.31%) CISSP Architect
10 5 (4.42%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 5 (4.42%) Information Specialist
11 4 (3.54%) Cisco Security Consultant
11 4 (3.54%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.88%) Middleware
1 1 (0.88%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.35%) CESG
2 21 (18.58%) Management Information System
3 11 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (8.85%) Cyberthreat
5 7 (6.19%) PKI
6 6 (5.31%) Smart Meter
7 5 (4.42%) Computer Science
7 5 (4.42%) VCE vBlock
8 4 (3.54%) SCADA
8 4 (3.54%) Smart Energy
9 3 (2.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (1.77%) Cryptography
10 2 (1.77%) Cyber Attack
10 2 (1.77%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.77%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.77%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.77%) FMCG
10 2 (1.77%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.77%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (1.77%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.96%) Windows
2 4 (3.54%) Unix
3 2 (1.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (76.11%) Information Security
2 49 (43.36%) Cybersecurity
3 30 (26.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (17.70%) ISMS
4 20 (17.70%) Risk Management
5 18 (15.93%) Security Architecture
6 15 (13.27%) Data Protection
7 14 (12.39%) Information Assurance
7 14 (12.39%) ITIL
8 13 (11.50%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (11.50%) Security Management
8 13 (11.50%) Time Management
9 11 (9.73%) Ethical Hacking
9 11 (9.73%) Information Security Management
9 11 (9.73%) Project Management
10 9 (7.96%) Data Entry
11 8 (7.08%) OWASP
11 8 (7.08%) Vulnerability Management
12 7 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (6.19%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.73%) C#
1 11 (9.73%) Python
2 9 (7.96%) PowerShell
2 9 (7.96%) VB
3 5 (4.42%) C
4 2 (1.77%) C++
4 2 (1.77%) Java
4 2 (1.77%) Perl
Qualifications
1 112 (99.12%) CISSP
2 47 (41.59%) CISA
3 25 (22.12%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (18.58%) CCSP
5 19 (16.81%) CEH
5 19 (16.81%) Degree
5 19 (16.81%) Security Cleared
6 16 (14.16%) CCNP
6 16 (14.16%) SC Cleared
7 15 (13.27%) GIAC
8 14 (12.39%) CCDP
8 14 (12.39%) GCIH
9 13 (11.50%) GCIA
10 10 (8.85%) CESG Certified Professional
11 9 (7.96%) CompTIA Security+
11 9 (7.96%) Security+ Certification
12 6 (5.31%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 6 (5.31%) ISSAP
13 5 (4.42%) SANS
14 4 (3.54%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (42.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (22.12%) PCI DSS
3 14 (12.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 13 (11.50%) COBIT
5 8 (7.08%) JSP 440
6 7 (6.19%) RMADS
7 5 (4.42%) ISO22301
8 4 (3.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (1.77%) ISAE 3402
9 2 (1.77%) ISO 9001
9 2 (1.77%) ISO27005
10 1 (0.88%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (0.88%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 6 (5.31%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) Sendmail
2 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (3.54%) Nessus
Vendors
1 23 (20.35%) Cisco
2 18 (15.93%) CheckPoint
3 4 (3.54%) IBM
3 4 (3.54%) Qualys
4 3 (2.65%) Citrix
4 3 (2.65%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.77%) ArcSight
5 2 (1.77%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (1.77%) Intel Security
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle
5 2 (1.77%) Tripwire
5 2 (1.77%) Veracode
6 1 (0.88%) Arqiva
6 1 (0.88%) F5
6 1 (0.88%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.88%) SAP
6 1 (0.88%) Sun