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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 217 251 220
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -31
Contract jobs citing CISM 44 21 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.54% 0.21% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.15% 0.78% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 19
Median daily rate £475 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £346 £441
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £505 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 - £47.50
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
2045 2680 2430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.89% 27.15% 25.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1270 1610 1231
Median daily rate £400 £398 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.39% +7.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 115 121
Median hourly rate £34.00 £30.90 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.03% +81.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.43 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Berkshire +23 14 £450 +2.85% 2
Hampshire +22 13 £475 -17.39% 2
Buckinghamshire +31 8 £463 -
West Sussex +1 4 £525 -
Surrey +7 3 £750 +57.89%
Kent +3 1 - - 2
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 86 (100.00%) CISSP
2 63 (73.26%) Information Security
3 41 (47.67%) Cybersecurity
4 39 (45.35%) CISA
5 37 (43.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 27 (31.40%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (27.91%) PCI DSS
8 22 (25.58%) Telecoms
9 21 (24.42%) CESG
9 21 (24.42%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (19.77%) CCSP
11 16 (18.60%) Management Information System
11 16 (18.60%) Risk Management
11 16 (18.60%) CEH
12 15 (17.44%) Degree
12 15 (17.44%) Cisco
12 15 (17.44%) Time Management
13 14 (16.28%) ISMS
14 13 (15.12%) Security Cleared
14 13 (15.12%) COBIT
15 12 (13.95%) CheckPoint
15 12 (13.95%) Information Assurance
15 12 (13.95%) Data Protection
16 11 (12.79%) Security Management
16 11 (12.79%) CCNP
16 11 (12.79%) GCIH
16 11 (12.79%) Ethical Hacking
16 11 (12.79%) Penetration Testing
17 10 (11.63%) ITIL
17 10 (11.63%) Analytical Skills

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 2 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.63%) Network Security
2 6 (6.98%) Firewall
2 6 (6.98%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (4.65%) VPN
4 3 (3.49%) IPsec
5 2 (2.33%) 3G
5 2 (2.33%) 4G
5 2 (2.33%) Internet
5 2 (2.33%) Intranet
5 2 (2.33%) Kerberos
5 2 (2.33%) LDAP
5 2 (2.33%) SSL
6 1 (1.16%) Diameter Protocol
6 1 (1.16%) FTP
6 1 (1.16%) IPv6
6 1 (1.16%) SMTP
6 1 (1.16%) SS7
6 1 (1.16%) SSH
6 1 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.49%) Star Schema
2 2 (2.33%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (25.58%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.47%) Finance
3 7 (8.14%) Legal
4 4 (4.65%) Law
5 1 (1.16%) Billing
5 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (26.74%) Consultant
2 22 (25.58%) Security Consultant
2 22 (25.58%) Security Specialist
3 17 (19.77%) Compliance Specialist
4 14 (16.28%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 14 (16.28%) Security Compliance Specialist
5 13 (15.12%) Architect
6 12 (13.95%) Analyst
6 12 (13.95%) Security Analyst
7 11 (12.79%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 11 (12.79%) Security Architect
8 10 (11.63%) Information Security Consultant
9 5 (5.81%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 4 (4.65%) Designer
10 4 (4.65%) Information Analyst
10 4 (4.65%) Information Security Analyst
10 4 (4.65%) Information Security Specialist
10 4 (4.65%) Information Specialist
10 4 (4.65%) Security Designer
11 3 (3.49%) Cisco Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) Middleware
1 2 (2.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.42%) CESG
2 16 (18.60%) Management Information System
3 10 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (10.47%) Cyberthreat
5 6 (6.98%) PKI
6 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.65%) Public Cloud
6 4 (4.65%) Smart Meter
7 3 (3.49%) Smart Energy
8 2 (2.33%) Cryptography
8 2 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (2.33%) Driving Licence
8 2 (2.33%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.16%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (1.16%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.16%) PMI
9 1 (1.16%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.14%) Windows
2 4 (4.65%) Unix
3 2 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (73.26%) Information Security
2 41 (47.67%) Cybersecurity
3 27 (31.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (18.60%) Risk Management
5 15 (17.44%) Time Management
6 14 (16.28%) ISMS
7 12 (13.95%) Data Protection
7 12 (13.95%) Information Assurance
8 11 (12.79%) Ethical Hacking
8 11 (12.79%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (12.79%) Security Management
9 10 (11.63%) ITIL
10 9 (10.47%) Data Entry
10 9 (10.47%) Information Security Management
11 8 (9.30%) OWASP
11 8 (9.30%) Project Management
11 8 (9.30%) Security Architecture
11 8 (9.30%) Vulnerability Management
12 7 (8.14%) Service Management
12 7 (8.14%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.47%) C#
1 9 (10.47%) PowerShell
1 9 (10.47%) Python
1 9 (10.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 86 (100.00%) CISSP
2 39 (45.35%) CISA
3 21 (24.42%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (19.77%) CCSP
5 16 (18.60%) CEH
6 15 (17.44%) Degree
7 13 (15.12%) Security Cleared
8 11 (12.79%) CCNP
8 11 (12.79%) GCIH
9 9 (10.47%) CCDP
9 9 (10.47%) CESG Certified Professional
9 9 (10.47%) CompTIA Security+
9 9 (10.47%) GCIA
9 9 (10.47%) GIAC
9 9 (10.47%) SC Cleared
9 9 (10.47%) Security+ Certification
10 8 (9.30%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 6 (6.98%) SANS
12 4 (4.65%) PCI QSA
13 2 (2.33%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (43.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (27.91%) PCI DSS
3 13 (15.12%) COBIT
4 10 (11.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 8 (9.30%) JSP 440
6 6 (6.98%) ISO22301
7 3 (3.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (2.33%) HIPAA
9 1 (1.16%) Government Security Classifications
9 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (1.16%) RMADS
9 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.16%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 15 (17.44%) Cisco
2 12 (13.95%) CheckPoint
3 3 (3.49%) Citrix
3 3 (3.49%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle
4 2 (2.33%) Qualys
5 1 (1.16%) Arqiva
5 1 (1.16%) F5
5 1 (1.16%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.16%) SAP
5 1 (1.16%) Sun