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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 227 243 223
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Contract jobs citing CISM 35 30 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.31% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.49% 1.20% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 16
Median daily rate £475 £513 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £355 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +11.11%
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
2356 2509 2430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.68% 26.20% 26.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1410 1479 1188
Median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £263 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 114 87
Median hourly rate £40.00 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.61% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £14.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £47.83 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +31.94%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +10 11 £469 -18.47% 1
Berkshire +7 10 £538 - 1
Kent +9 6 £475 +24.59%
Surrey -6 6 £488 -14.28% 2
West Sussex -8 2 - -
East Sussex +8 1 £350 -39.13%
Middlesex -6 1 £530 +23.25%
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 105 (99.06%) CISSP
2 80 (75.47%) Information Security
3 49 (46.23%) CISA
4 46 (43.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 41 (38.68%) Cybersecurity
6 25 (23.58%) PCI DSS
7 23 (21.70%) Cisco
8 22 (20.75%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (19.81%) CESG
9 21 (19.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (18.87%) Telecoms
11 18 (16.98%) Degree
11 18 (16.98%) Security Architecture
12 17 (16.04%) Security Cleared
12 17 (16.04%) Management Information System
12 17 (16.04%) CCSP
13 16 (15.09%) CheckPoint
13 16 (15.09%) SC Cleared
14 15 (14.15%) ISMS
14 15 (14.15%) Data Protection
14 15 (14.15%) Firewall
14 15 (14.15%) CEH
15 14 (13.21%) Risk Management
15 14 (13.21%) CCNP
15 14 (13.21%) ITIL
15 14 (13.21%) Information Assurance
16 12 (11.32%) COBIT
16 12 (11.32%) Windows
16 12 (11.32%) CCDP
16 12 (11.32%) Project Management

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 7 (6.60%) IIS
2 1 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.94%) iPlanet
2 1 (0.94%) MQSeries
2 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) BusinessWare
1 1 (0.94%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) IaaS
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.94%) Office 365
2 1 (0.94%) PaaS
2 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.15%) Firewall
2 9 (8.49%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (7.55%) Network Security
4 5 (4.72%) Internet
4 5 (4.72%) Intranet
4 5 (4.72%) VPN
5 2 (1.89%) 3G
5 2 (1.89%) 4G
5 2 (1.89%) IPsec
5 2 (1.89%) SSL
6 1 (0.94%) Diameter Protocol
6 1 (0.94%) IPv6
6 1 (0.94%) SAN
6 1 (0.94%) SS7
6 1 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.94%) DB2
1 1 (0.94%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) AppScan
1 2 (1.89%) Metasploit
General
1 20 (18.87%) Telecoms
2 10 (9.43%) Legal
3 9 (8.49%) Finance
4 2 (1.89%) Law
4 2 (1.89%) Retail
5 1 (0.94%) Billing
5 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (31.13%) Consultant
1 33 (31.13%) Security Consultant
2 24 (22.64%) Architect
2 24 (22.64%) Security Architect
3 22 (20.75%) Security Specialist
4 17 (16.04%) Compliance Specialist
4 17 (16.04%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 17 (16.04%) Security Compliance Specialist
5 15 (14.15%) Information Security Consultant
6 11 (10.38%) Security Manager
7 9 (8.49%) Analyst
7 9 (8.49%) Security Analyst
8 8 (7.55%) CISSP Architect
8 8 (7.55%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 8 (7.55%) Designer
8 8 (7.55%) Security Designer
9 5 (4.72%) Information Architect
9 5 (4.72%) Information Security Architect
9 5 (4.72%) Information Specialist
9 5 (4.72%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.94%) MSMQ
1 1 (0.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.81%) CESG
2 17 (16.04%) Management Information System
3 9 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.60%) Cyberthreat
5 6 (5.66%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.72%) VCE vBlock
7 4 (3.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (3.77%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (3.77%) Mathematics
7 4 (3.77%) PKI
7 4 (3.77%) SCADA
7 4 (3.77%) Smartcard
8 3 (2.83%) Smart Meter
9 2 (1.89%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (1.89%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (1.89%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.89%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.89%) FMCG
10 1 (0.94%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.94%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.32%) Windows
2 5 (4.72%) Linux
3 4 (3.77%) Unix
4 1 (0.94%) AIX
4 1 (0.94%) Solaris
4 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.94%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (75.47%) Information Security
2 41 (38.68%) Cybersecurity
3 21 (19.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (16.98%) Security Architecture
5 15 (14.15%) Data Protection
5 15 (14.15%) ISMS
6 14 (13.21%) Information Assurance
6 14 (13.21%) ITIL
6 14 (13.21%) Risk Management
7 12 (11.32%) Project Management
7 12 (11.32%) Security Management
8 11 (10.38%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (10.38%) Time Management
9 10 (9.43%) Information Security Management
10 9 (8.49%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (8.49%) Data Entry
10 9 (8.49%) SABSA
10 9 (8.49%) TOGAF
10 9 (8.49%) Vulnerability Management
11 8 (7.55%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.55%) C#
1 8 (7.55%) Python
2 6 (5.66%) PowerShell
2 6 (5.66%) VB
3 5 (4.72%) C
4 2 (1.89%) C++
4 2 (1.89%) Java
4 2 (1.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 105 (99.06%) CISSP
2 49 (46.23%) CISA
3 22 (20.75%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (16.98%) Degree
5 17 (16.04%) CCSP
5 17 (16.04%) Security Cleared
6 16 (15.09%) SC Cleared
7 15 (14.15%) CEH
8 14 (13.21%) CCNP
9 12 (11.32%) CCDP
9 12 (11.32%) CESG Certified Professional
9 12 (11.32%) GIAC
10 10 (9.43%) CompTIA Security+
10 10 (9.43%) GCIA
10 10 (9.43%) GCIH
10 10 (9.43%) Security+ Certification
11 7 (6.60%) CLAS
12 6 (5.66%) IISP
12 6 (5.66%) ISSAP
13 4 (3.77%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (43.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (23.58%) PCI DSS
3 12 (11.32%) COBIT
3 12 (11.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 8 (7.55%) JSP 440
4 8 (7.55%) RMADS
5 7 (6.60%) ISO 9001
6 6 (5.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (3.77%) ISAE 3402
7 4 (3.77%) ISO27005
8 3 (2.83%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (4.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.94%) ClearTrust
2 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.77%) Nessus
2 1 (0.94%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.94%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (21.70%) Cisco
2 16 (15.09%) CheckPoint
3 7 (6.60%) IBM
4 6 (5.66%) Qualys
5 5 (4.72%) Barracuda Networks
6 4 (3.77%) ArcSight
6 4 (3.77%) Intel Security
6 4 (3.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.77%) Tripwire
7 2 (1.89%) Citrix
7 2 (1.89%) Oracle
7 2 (1.89%) SAP
7 2 (1.89%) Veracode
8 1 (0.94%) Arqiva
8 1 (0.94%) BEA
8 1 (0.94%) BMC
8 1 (0.94%) CA
8 1 (0.94%) Sun
8 1 (0.94%) Vitria
8 1 (0.94%) VMware