The table below looks at the statistics for CISMP 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 CISMP over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISEB Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)
Rank 246 253 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing CISMP 12 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.011% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% 0.038% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate £638 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.37% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £518 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+29.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
CISMP
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
2351 2599 2144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.58% 27.42% 25.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1430 1268 1020
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 106 115
Average hourly rate £45.00 £19.00 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.84% +17.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.50 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

CISMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISMP across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISMP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CISMP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

CISMP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

CISMP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISMP across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

CISMP Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

CISMP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISMP within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +12 7 £500 +25.00% 1
Surrey - 5 £650 -
CISMP
England

CISMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing CISMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CISMP.

1 20 (100.00%) CISSP
2 16 (80.00%) Information Security
3 13 (65.00%) CISM
4 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (30.00%) Security Architecture
7 5 (25.00%) Information Governance
7 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (25.00%) CISA
7 5 (25.00%) CLAS
7 5 (25.00%) Security Operations
7 5 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
7 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (20.00%) SIEM
9 3 (15.00%) Information Security Management
9 3 (15.00%) Security Management
10 1 (5.00%) RMADS
10 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
10 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
10 1 (5.00%) Ethical Hacking
10 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
10 1 (5.00%) Project Management
10 1 (5.00%) ITIL
10 1 (5.00%) Cisco
10 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
10 1 (5.00%) Firewall
10 1 (5.00%) Management Information System

CISMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing CISMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CISMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Security Manager
2 7 (35.00%) Architect
2 7 (35.00%) Information Security Architect
2 7 (35.00%) Security Architect
3 6 (30.00%) Information Architect
4 4 (20.00%) Operational Security Manager
4 4 (20.00%) Security Operations Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Security Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Security Project Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Chief Information Officer
6 2 (10.00%) Chief Information Security Officer
6 2 (10.00%) Chief Security Officer
6 2 (10.00%) CIO
6 2 (10.00%) Information Security Officer
6 2 (10.00%) IT Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Security Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Information Security
2 6 (30.00%) Security Architecture
3 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (25.00%) Information Governance
3 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (25.00%) Security Operations
4 4 (20.00%) SIEM
5 3 (15.00%) Information Security Management
5 3 (15.00%) Security Management
6 1 (5.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) CISSP
2 13 (65.00%) CISM
3 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (25.00%) CISA
4 5 (25.00%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.00%) RMADS
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft