The table below looks at the statistics for CISMP in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISMP over the 3 months to 28 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISEB Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)
Rank 542 587 -
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -
Contract jobs citing CISMP 60 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.020% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 0
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£401 £399 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £399 -
% change year-on-year
-15.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10735 10609 8700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.27% 19.44% 18.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6082 6039 4648
Average daily rate £390 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 507 526 474
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £23.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £51.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.73%

CISMP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

CISMP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CISMP
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CISMP within the UK.

CISMP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CISMP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISMP within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

CISMP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CISMP
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CISMP within the UK.

CISMP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CISMP
Top 26 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISMP within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 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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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
England +32 48 £401 +0.50% 8
North West +5 27 £338 +63.83% 1
Manchester +9 22 £325 +57.76% 1
London - 12 £475 - 1
Scotland - 7 - -
East of England +19 6 - - 1
Edinburgh - 6 - -
Swansea - 5 - -
West Wales - 5 - -
Wales - 5 - -
Norwich - 4 - -
Norfolk - 4 - -
City of London - 4 £463 - 1
Cheshire - 3 £575 -
South East -19 2 £685 +37.00%
Milton Keynes - 2 £685 -
Warrington - 2 £550 -
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £685 -
Luton - 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 1 £225 -6.25%
Tyne and Wear -1 1 £225 -6.25%
North East -4 1 £225 -6.25%
Lancashire - 1 £550 -
Blackpool - 1 £550 -
Hammersmith - 1 £426 -

CISMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 65 (90.28%) CISSP
2 43 (59.72%) CISM
3 41 (56.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 39 (54.17%) Information Security
5 28 (38.89%) Firewall
6 27 (37.50%) SIEM
7 26 (36.11%) Clearswift
7 26 (36.11%) CheckPoint
7 26 (36.11%) SSL
7 26 (36.11%) Cisco
8 25 (34.72%) Cisco ASA
8 25 (34.72%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 24 (33.33%) ITIL
10 23 (31.94%) PKI
10 23 (31.94%) Kalman Filter
11 22 (30.56%) Kaspersky
12 19 (26.39%) Penetration Testing
12 19 (26.39%) ITIL Certification
13 18 (25.00%) Network Security
14 17 (23.61%) Finance
15 15 (20.83%) Citrix
15 15 (20.83%) QA
16 14 (19.44%) CCENT
17 13 (18.06%) WAN
17 13 (18.06%) Migration
17 13 (18.06%) Management Information System
17 13 (18.06%) Service Delivery
18 12 (16.67%) Risk Management
18 12 (16.67%) VMware
19 10 (13.89%) PCI DSS

CISMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.17%) IIS
1 3 (4.17%) IBM Notes
1 3 (4.17%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 28 (38.89%) Firewall
2 26 (36.11%) SSL
3 25 (34.72%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (25.00%) Network Security
5 13 (18.06%) WAN
6 7 (9.72%) Internet
7 6 (8.33%) Intranet
8 5 (6.94%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (4.17%) VPN
10 2 (2.78%) HTTPS
10 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
General
1 17 (23.61%) Finance
2 8 (11.11%) Banking
3 4 (5.56%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (63.89%) Analyst
2 43 (59.72%) Security Analyst
3 15 (20.83%) Technical Analyst
4 11 (15.28%) IT Security Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) Security Specialist
6 7 (9.72%) Information Analyst
6 7 (9.72%) Information Security Analyst
7 6 (8.33%) Security Manager
7 6 (8.33%) Technical Security Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) Information Specialist
8 5 (6.94%) Information Manager
8 5 (6.94%) Information Security Manager
9 4 (5.56%) Compliance Specialist
10 3 (4.17%) Information Assurance Specialist
10 3 (4.17%) Security Architect
10 3 (4.17%) Security Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) Data Analyst
10 3 (4.17%) Architect
11 2 (2.78%) Business Analyst
11 2 (2.78%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.94%) PKI
2 13 (18.06%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.94%) CESG
4 3 (4.17%) Life Science
4 3 (4.17%) User Experience
5 2 (2.78%) SCADA
5 2 (2.78%) RMADS
6 1 (1.39%) Online Games
6 1 (1.39%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.39%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (54.17%) Information Security
2 27 (37.50%) SIEM
3 25 (34.72%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 24 (33.33%) ITIL
5 23 (31.94%) Kalman Filter
6 19 (26.39%) Penetration Testing
7 13 (18.06%) Migration
7 13 (18.06%) Service Delivery
8 12 (16.67%) Risk Management
9 9 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (11.11%) Security Architecture
10 8 (11.11%) Cyber Security
11 7 (9.72%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (8.33%) TOGAF
13 5 (6.94%) SABSA
14 4 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
14 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
15 3 (4.17%) Use Case
15 3 (4.17%) Information Assurance
15 3 (4.17%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.78%) SQL
2 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 65 (90.28%) CISSP
2 43 (59.72%) CISM
3 19 (26.39%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (19.44%) CCENT
5 9 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 9 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 8 (11.11%) Degree
7 6 (8.33%) GIAC
7 6 (8.33%) CEH
7 6 (8.33%) SSCP
8 3 (4.17%) ISACA
9 2 (2.78%) CISA
9 2 (2.78%) PCI QSA
10 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (56.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (20.83%) QA
3 10 (13.89%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (36.11%) Cisco
1 26 (36.11%) CheckPoint
1 26 (36.11%) Clearswift
2 22 (30.56%) Kaspersky
3 15 (20.83%) Citrix
4 12 (16.67%) VMware
5 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.56%) MobileIron
7 3 (4.17%) Symantec
7 3 (4.17%) Lotus
8 2 (2.78%) Oracle
9 1 (1.39%) Juniper
9 1 (1.39%) Trustwave
9 1 (1.39%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.39%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.39%) IronPort
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