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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 220 230 220
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing CISM 45 33 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.51% 0.35% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.81% 1.41% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 17
Median daily rate £463 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.59% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £328 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £595 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £436 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -3.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.62 - -
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
2485 2337 2432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.89% 24.81% 27.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1464 1326 1198
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 122 100
Median hourly rate £28.90 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.10% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £14.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +20.00%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +22 24 £563 - 2
Kent +11 6 £488 +13.04% 1
Surrey -11 6 £450 -12.19% 3
Hampshire +11 5 £425 - 4
Buckinghamshire +7 2 - -
East Sussex +4 1 £350 -39.13%
Middlesex -10 1 £530 +30.86%
West Sussex -16 1 - -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 104 (99.05%) CISSP
2 80 (76.19%) Information Security
3 53 (50.48%) CISA
4 43 (40.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 40 (38.10%) Cybersecurity
6 25 (23.81%) PCI DSS
7 22 (20.95%) Security Architecture
7 22 (20.95%) CESG
8 18 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (16.19%) Degree
10 15 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 15 (14.29%) Firewall
10 15 (14.29%) Telecoms
10 15 (14.29%) ITIL
10 15 (14.29%) Cisco
11 14 (13.33%) SC Cleared
12 13 (12.38%) Windows
12 13 (12.38%) Project Management
12 13 (12.38%) CEH
13 12 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (11.43%) TOGAF
13 12 (11.43%) Management Information System
13 12 (11.43%) GIAC
13 12 (11.43%) SABSA
13 12 (11.43%) CESG Certified Professional
14 11 (10.48%) COBIT
14 11 (10.48%) Data Protection
14 11 (10.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 11 (10.48%) Cisco Certification
15 10 (9.52%) 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 9 (8.57%) IIS
2 1 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.95%) iPlanet
2 1 (0.95%) MQSeries
2 1 (0.95%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) BusinessWare
1 1 (0.95%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) IaaS
2 2 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.90%) PaaS
2 2 (1.90%) SaaS
3 1 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.29%) Firewall
2 10 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (6.67%) Network Security
4 5 (4.76%) Internet
4 5 (4.76%) Intranet
5 4 (3.81%) VPN
6 1 (0.95%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.95%) DB2
1 1 (0.95%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) AppScan
1 2 (1.90%) Metasploit
General
1 15 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 9 (8.57%) Finance
3 7 (6.67%) Legal
4 2 (1.90%) Retail
5 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (28.57%) Architect
1 30 (28.57%) Security Architect
2 26 (24.76%) Consultant
2 26 (24.76%) Security Consultant
3 21 (20.00%) Security Specialist
4 16 (15.24%) Compliance Specialist
4 16 (15.24%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 16 (15.24%) Security Compliance Specialist
5 12 (11.43%) Security Manager
6 11 (10.48%) Information Security Consultant
7 9 (8.57%) Analyst
7 9 (8.57%) CISSP Architect
7 9 (8.57%) Information Security Architect
7 9 (8.57%) Security Analyst
8 8 (7.62%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 8 (7.62%) Information Architect
9 6 (5.71%) TOGAF Architect
10 5 (4.76%) Designer
10 5 (4.76%) Information Specialist
10 5 (4.76%) Security Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.90%) Web Services
2 1 (0.95%) Middleware
2 1 (0.95%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.95%) CESG
2 12 (11.43%) Management Information System
3 9 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 7 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
4 7 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (6.67%) Smartcard
5 5 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 5 (4.76%) VCE vBlock
6 4 (3.81%) Driving Licence
6 4 (3.81%) SCADA
7 3 (2.86%) CESG CLAS
7 3 (2.86%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.90%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.90%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (1.90%) FMCG
8 2 (1.90%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.90%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.90%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.38%) Windows
2 6 (5.71%) Linux
3 4 (3.81%) Unix
4 1 (0.95%) AIX
4 1 (0.95%) Solaris
4 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.95%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (76.19%) Information Security
2 40 (38.10%) Cybersecurity
3 22 (20.95%) Security Architecture
4 18 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (14.29%) ITIL
6 13 (12.38%) Project Management
7 12 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (11.43%) SABSA
7 12 (11.43%) TOGAF
8 11 (10.48%) Data Protection
9 10 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
9 10 (9.52%) Time Management
10 9 (8.57%) Risk Management
11 8 (7.62%) Data Entry
11 8 (7.62%) Information Assurance
11 8 (7.62%) Quality Management
11 8 (7.62%) Vulnerability Management
12 7 (6.67%) Ethical Hacking
12 7 (6.67%) Security Management
12 7 (6.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.62%) C#
1 8 (7.62%) Python
2 6 (5.71%) PowerShell
2 6 (5.71%) VB
3 5 (4.76%) C
4 2 (1.90%) C++
4 2 (1.90%) Java
4 2 (1.90%) Perl
Qualifications
1 104 (99.05%) CISSP
2 53 (50.48%) CISA
3 17 (16.19%) Degree
4 15 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 14 (13.33%) SC Cleared
6 13 (12.38%) CEH
7 12 (11.43%) CESG Certified Professional
7 12 (11.43%) GIAC
8 11 (10.48%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (9.52%) GCIA
9 10 (9.52%) GCIH
10 9 (8.57%) CLAS
11 8 (7.62%) IISP
12 7 (6.67%) CCSP
12 7 (6.67%) CompTIA Security+
12 7 (6.67%) Security+ Certification
13 6 (5.71%) ISSAP
14 5 (4.76%) CCDP
14 5 (4.76%) CCNP
14 5 (4.76%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (40.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (23.81%) PCI DSS
3 11 (10.48%) COBIT
3 11 (10.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (8.57%) ISO 9001
4 9 (8.57%) RMADS
5 7 (6.67%) ISO27005
6 6 (5.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 6 (5.71%) ISAE 3402
7 3 (2.86%) ISO22301
8 2 (1.90%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.95%) ISO27002
System Software
1 5 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.95%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) Nessus
1 2 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.90%) Puppet
2 1 (0.95%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.95%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (14.29%) Cisco
2 9 (8.57%) IBM
3 8 (7.62%) Barracuda Networks
4 7 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 7 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.71%) ArcSight
5 6 (5.71%) Intel Security
5 6 (5.71%) Qualys
5 6 (5.71%) Tripwire
6 4 (3.81%) Oracle
7 3 (2.86%) Sun
7 3 (2.86%) VMware
8 2 (1.90%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.90%) SAP
8 2 (1.90%) Splunk
8 2 (1.90%) Veracode
9 1 (0.95%) Arqiva
9 1 (0.95%) BEA
9 1 (0.95%) BMC
9 1 (0.95%) CA