The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security Management over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Management
Rank 550 547 532
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Contract jobs citing Information Security Management 44 53 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.096% 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.13% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 40 17
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £268 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £650 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £31.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.50 -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42559 41264 35676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.38% 74.73% 73.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 26548 25722 21281
Average daily rate £415 £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1225 1158 1074
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.49 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Information Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Information Security Management
Daily Rate Trend

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

Information Security Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Information Security Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security Management within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Information Security Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Information Security Management
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Information Security Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Information Security Management
Top 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Management within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 -10 43 £400 -11.11% 26
London +1 21 £425 -5.60% 8
South East +6 17 £325 -40.90% 5
Surrey - 7 £333 -
City of London +12 5 £375 -16.66% 6
Staines - 5 - -
East Sussex -6 4 £275 -60.71% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £342 -
Berkshire -3 3 - - 1
Lewes - 3 £275 - 1
Reading +2 2 - - 1
Hampshire - 2 - -
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Brighton -6 1 - -
Cheshire -12 1 - -
West Midlands -17 1 £433 -27.91% 1
North West -25 1 - - 3
East Midlands - 1 £450 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Swansea - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
West Wales - 1 - -

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Information Security Management 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 Information Security Management.

1 95 (100.00%) Security Management
1 95 (100.00%) Information Security
2 60 (63.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 58 (61.05%) ISMS
4 54 (56.84%) Management Information System
5 39 (41.05%) Risk Management
6 28 (29.47%) CISSP
7 27 (28.42%) Security Cleared
8 24 (25.26%) SC Cleared
9 20 (21.05%) CISM
9 20 (21.05%) Degree
10 19 (20.00%) ITIL
11 16 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (15.79%) PCI DSS
12 15 (15.79%) Change Management
13 13 (13.68%) Microsoft
13 13 (13.68%) CISA
14 12 (12.63%) Risk Assessment
14 12 (12.63%) Intrusion Detection
15 11 (11.58%) Legal
15 11 (11.58%) Project Management
16 10 (10.53%) Incident Management
16 10 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
17 9 (9.47%) Information Governance
17 9 (9.47%) Cyber Security
17 9 (9.47%) CRISC
17 9 (9.47%) Data Protection
17 9 (9.47%) Citrix
17 9 (9.47%) Firewall
17 9 (9.47%) GAP Analysis

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Information Security Management 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 Information Security Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.37%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.26%) IIS
3 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.11%) CMS
4 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.05%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (7.37%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.16%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.16%) MS Project
3 1 (1.05%) MS Office
3 1 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.63%) Intrusion Detection
2 9 (9.47%) Firewall
3 7 (7.37%) VPN
3 7 (7.37%) SAN
4 6 (6.32%) Network Security
5 4 (4.21%) iSCSI
5 4 (4.21%) VoIP
6 3 (3.16%) LAN
6 3 (3.16%) HTTP
6 3 (3.16%) SSL
6 3 (3.16%) SSH
7 2 (2.11%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.11%) DNS
7 2 (2.11%) WAN
7 2 (2.11%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (11.58%) Legal
2 7 (7.37%) Finance
3 3 (3.16%) Retail
3 3 (3.16%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.11%) Advertising
4 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.05%) Law
5 1 (1.05%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (27.37%) Analyst
2 22 (23.16%) Security Analyst
3 19 (20.00%) Security Manager
4 15 (15.79%) Information Analyst
4 15 (15.79%) Information Security Analyst
5 14 (14.74%) Information Manager
5 14 (14.74%) Information Security Manager
5 14 (14.74%) Consultant
6 12 (12.63%) Security Consultant
7 9 (9.47%) Security Officer
8 7 (7.37%) Architect
9 4 (4.21%) Information Security Officer
9 4 (4.21%) IT Support
9 4 (4.21%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Security Architect
10 3 (3.16%) Technical Architect
10 3 (3.16%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 3 (3.16%) Senior Support Engineer
10 3 (3.16%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.16%) Middleware
2 1 (1.05%) .NET
2 1 (1.05%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 54 (56.84%) Management Information System
2 16 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.37%) Mathematics
4 6 (6.32%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (6.32%) PKI
5 5 (5.26%) Smart Meter
6 4 (4.21%) Replication
7 3 (3.16%) NHS
7 3 (3.16%) Cryptography
7 3 (3.16%) CESG
7 3 (3.16%) Statistics
8 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.11%) RMADS
8 2 (2.11%) Freedom of Information Act
8 2 (2.11%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (2.11%) BYOD
8 2 (2.11%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.05%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.42%) Windows
2 7 (7.37%) Linux
3 4 (4.21%) AIX
4 3 (3.16%) Solaris
5 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.05%) Debian
6 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (100.00%) Security Management
1 95 (100.00%) Information Security
2 58 (61.05%) ISMS
3 39 (41.05%) Risk Management
4 19 (20.00%) ITIL
5 15 (15.79%) Change Management
6 12 (12.63%) Risk Assessment
7 11 (11.58%) Project Management
8 10 (10.53%) Incident Management
8 10 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (9.47%) Information Governance
9 9 (9.47%) Cyber Security
9 9 (9.47%) Data Protection
9 9 (9.47%) GAP Analysis
10 8 (8.42%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (8.42%) Business Continuity
11 6 (6.32%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (6.32%) SIEM
11 6 (6.32%) Security Architecture
12 5 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.05%) C
1 1 (1.05%) PHP
1 1 (1.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (29.47%) CISSP
2 27 (28.42%) Security Cleared
3 24 (25.26%) SC Cleared
4 20 (21.05%) CISM
4 20 (21.05%) Degree
5 13 (13.68%) CISA
6 9 (9.47%) CRISC
7 3 (3.16%) GCIA
7 3 (3.16%) GCIH
8 2 (2.11%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.11%) ISACA
8 2 (2.11%) SSCP
8 2 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.11%) ISEB
9 1 (1.05%) CCA
9 1 (1.05%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.05%) CCEA
9 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.05%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (63.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (15.79%) PCI DSS
3 6 (6.32%) ISO 9001
4 5 (5.26%) ISO 14001
4 5 (5.26%) COBIT
5 4 (4.21%) COSO
6 3 (3.16%) SLA
7 2 (2.11%) QA
8 1 (1.05%) TickIT
8 1 (1.05%) Data Quality
8 1 (1.05%) BS25999
System Software
1 7 (7.37%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.21%) vSphere
3 2 (2.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.05%) vCloud
4 1 (1.05%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (13.68%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.47%) Citrix
3 8 (8.42%) VMware
4 4 (4.21%) Cisco
5 3 (3.16%) McAfee
6 1 (1.05%) HP
6 1 (1.05%) EMC
6 1 (1.05%) CommVault
6 1 (1.05%) Hitachi
6 1 (1.05%) Lotus
6 1 (1.05%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.05%) Remedy
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle
6 1 (1.05%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (1.05%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.05%) Fujitsu
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