The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management
Rank 238 240 247
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing Information Security Management 23 28 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.28% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.36% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 7
Median daily rate £475 £450 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £360 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £525 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.23 - £16.00
Information Security Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7029 7802 7104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.79% 79.40% 76.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4289 4775 3985
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 259 263
Median hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Information Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Information Security Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Information Security Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Information Security Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Information Security Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Information Security Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Information Security Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Management across the South East region.

Information Security Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Information Security Management
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 Information Security Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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 13 £469 -10.71% 1
Berkshire +11 5 £600 +26.31% 4
Surrey +1 3 £500 +33.33%
West Sussex -3 2 £475 +18.75%
Information Security Management
England

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Management 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 Information Security Management.

1 36 (100.00%) Security Management
1 36 (100.00%) Information Security
2 27 (75.00%) Management Information System
3 24 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (55.56%) ISMS
5 17 (47.22%) PCI DSS
6 15 (41.67%) Risk Management
6 15 (41.67%) CISSP
6 15 (41.67%) ITIL
7 14 (38.89%) Cisco
8 13 (36.11%) Data Protection
8 13 (36.11%) Information Assurance
8 13 (36.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 12 (33.33%) Legal
9 12 (33.33%) CheckPoint
10 11 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (30.56%) CISM
10 11 (30.56%) CCSP
11 10 (27.78%) CCNP
11 10 (27.78%) CCDP
11 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
11 10 (27.78%) JSP 440
11 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
12 8 (22.22%) Windows
13 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
13 6 (16.67%) Change Management
13 6 (16.67%) Degree
13 6 (16.67%) PKI
13 6 (16.67%) Law

Information Security Management
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 3 (8.33%) Apache
1 3 (8.33%) Apache Pig
2 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.89%) MS Project
2 5 (13.89%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Network Security
2 4 (11.11%) Firewall
3 3 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (5.56%) DHCP
4 2 (5.56%) DMZ
4 2 (5.56%) DNS
4 2 (5.56%) Ethernet
4 2 (5.56%) IPsec
4 2 (5.56%) LAN
4 2 (5.56%) MPLS
4 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.56%) VLAN
4 2 (5.56%) VPN
4 2 (5.56%) WAN
4 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.78%) HTTP
5 1 (2.78%) SSH
5 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Big Data
1 3 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (33.33%) Legal
2 6 (16.67%) Law
3 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.56%) Finance
4 2 (5.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Consultant
2 13 (36.11%) Security Consultant
3 5 (13.89%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Information Security Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Information Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Security Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) CISSP Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Designer
5 3 (8.33%) Security Designer
6 2 (5.56%) Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) IT Auditor
7 1 (2.78%) IT Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (16.67%) PKI
3 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.33%) Cryptography
4 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (5.56%) CESG
5 2 (5.56%) Fat Client
5 2 (5.56%) Thin Client
5 2 (5.56%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (2.78%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Solaris
3 4 (11.11%) AIX
3 4 (11.11%) Unix
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Information Security
1 36 (100.00%) Security Management
2 20 (55.56%) ISMS
3 15 (41.67%) ITIL
3 15 (41.67%) Risk Management
4 13 (36.11%) Data Protection
4 13 (36.11%) Information Assurance
5 6 (16.67%) Change Management
5 6 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (13.89%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (13.89%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (11.11%) Security Operations
8 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
8 3 (8.33%) Release Management
8 3 (8.33%) Security Testing
8 3 (8.33%) SIEM
9 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
9 2 (5.56%) Information Management
9 2 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) CISSP
2 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 11 (30.56%) CCSP
3 11 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (30.56%) CISM
4 10 (27.78%) CCDP
4 10 (27.78%) CCNP
4 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
5 6 (16.67%) Degree
6 3 (8.33%) SANS
7 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.78%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (2.78%) CCIE
8 1 (2.78%) CEH
8 1 (2.78%) CISA
8 1 (2.78%) CLAS
8 1 (2.78%) GCIA
8 1 (2.78%) GCIH
8 1 (2.78%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (47.22%) PCI DSS
3 13 (36.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 10 (27.78%) JSP 440
5 2 (5.56%) ISAE 3402
5 2 (5.56%) ISO 9001
5 2 (5.56%) RMADS
5 2 (5.56%) SSAE 16
6 1 (2.78%) COBIT
6 1 (2.78%) COSO
6 1 (2.78%) HMG Infosec
6 1 (2.78%) ISO22301
6 1 (2.78%) ISO27005
6 1 (2.78%) SAS 70
6 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) SCOM
2 2 (5.56%) SCCM
2 2 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.78%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Cisco
2 12 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle
5 2 (5.56%) Arqiva
5 2 (5.56%) Citrix
5 2 (5.56%) Lumension
5 2 (5.56%) Palo Alto
5 2 (5.56%) VMware
5 2 (5.56%) Wyse
6 1 (2.78%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.78%) NetWitness
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat