The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 115 120 119
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing CISM 24 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.76% 0.040% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.55% 0.15% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 6
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£525 £260 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+101.92% -38.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £260 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £494 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
CISM
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
943 689 787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 30.00% 27.67% 31.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 392 441
Average daily rate £420 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 39 62
Average hourly rate £39.00 £23.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.56% -36.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.14 £37.00 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.83%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CISM
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

CISM Daily Rate Trend in the South West

CISM
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISM across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

CISM Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

CISM
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
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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
Devon - 11 £550 - 2
Gloucestershire -8 8 £388 +49.03% 3
Bristol - 3 £245 -
Wiltshire - 1 £850 -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing CISM 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 CISM.

1 24 (85.71%) CISSP
2 20 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 12 (42.86%) SIEM
3 12 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (39.29%) ISSAP
4 11 (39.29%) ISSMP
4 11 (39.29%) Information Security
5 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
5 9 (32.14%) Identity Management
6 7 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 7 (25.00%) CISA
6 7 (25.00%) Firewall
6 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 6 (21.43%) ITIL
7 6 (21.43%) Finance
8 5 (17.86%) LAN
8 5 (17.86%) WAN
8 5 (17.86%) VPN
8 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
8 5 (17.86%) Security Management
8 5 (17.86%) SCCM
8 5 (17.86%) Data Protection
8 5 (17.86%) PCI DSS
8 5 (17.86%) Security Architecture
8 5 (17.86%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (17.86%) Cyber Security
9 4 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
9 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 4 (14.29%) Nessus

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing CISM 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 CISM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) LAN
2 5 (17.86%) WAN
2 5 (17.86%) VPN
3 1 (3.57%) VoIP
3 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Metasploit
2 1 (3.57%) Toad
2 1 (3.57%) GCC
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Designer
2 8 (28.57%) Security Designer
3 6 (21.43%) Architect
3 6 (21.43%) Security Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Information Risk Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Tester
4 2 (7.14%) IT Auditor
4 2 (7.14%) Penetration Tester
4 2 (7.14%) Risk Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Information Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Auditor
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (3.57%) Security Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Security Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Security Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Information Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) PKI
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) UNIX
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) SIEM
2 11 (39.29%) Information Security
3 9 (32.14%) Identity Management
4 6 (21.43%) ITIL
5 5 (17.86%) Security Management
5 5 (17.86%) Data Protection
5 5 (17.86%) Security Architecture
5 5 (17.86%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (17.86%) Cyber Security
6 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
6 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.14%) Analytics
7 2 (7.14%) Protective Monitoring
8 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Migration
8 1 (3.57%) Project Management
8 1 (3.57%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (85.71%) CISSP
2 20 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 11 (39.29%) ISSAP
3 11 (39.29%) ISSMP
4 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
5 7 (25.00%) DV Cleared
5 7 (25.00%) CISA
6 3 (10.71%) Degree
6 3 (10.71%) CEH
6 3 (10.71%) GSEC
6 3 (10.71%) Security+ Certification
6 3 (10.71%) GIAC
6 3 (10.71%) MCP
6 3 (10.71%) SSCP
6 3 (10.71%) ISACA
6 3 (10.71%) GPEN
7 2 (7.14%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (17.86%) PCI DSS
3 4 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 4 (14.29%) COBIT
4 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Snort
1 1 (3.57%) Nmap
1 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) SCCM
2 4 (14.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Juniper
3 2 (7.14%) LogRhythm
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) Sourcefire
4 1 (3.57%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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