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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Management
Rank 539 543 517
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -26
Contract jobs citing Information Security Management 57 52 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.098% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 39 15
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£342 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.82% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £610 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £330 £413
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.70 £31.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.70 £31.50 -
% change year-on-year
-56.50% -

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
41173 39816 35317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.21% 75.21% 74.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 26232 25172 21131
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1182 1174 1060
Average hourly rate £29.00 £28.25 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% -11.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.77 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.81 £50.00 £49.52
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 May 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 30 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 29 May 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 -25 49 £342 -21.94% 13
South East +8 20 £419 +4.68% 2
London -8 15 £341 -24.30% 5
Surrey - 7 £513 - 1
East Sussex -10 6 £275 -31.88%
Wales - 6 £110 -
Staines - 6 £513 -
Lewes 0 5 £275 +155.81%
Basingstoke - 5 - -
Hampshire - 5 - -
City of London +7 4 £375 -16.66%
North Wales - 3 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £341 -
East of England +5 2 £275 -35.29%
Berkshire +3 2 - - 1
North West -19 2 - - 1
South Wales - 2 - -
South West - 2 - - 2
Scotland - 2 £413 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £450 - 2
Hertfordshire - 2 £275 -
Flintshire - 2 - -
Watford - 2 £275 -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Mold - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 £413 - 1
Somerset - 2 - -
North East -6 1 - -
West Midlands -10 1 £433 -27.91% 1
Brighton -10 1 - -

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 104 (100.00%) Security Management
1 104 (100.00%) Information Security
2 64 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 53 (50.96%) ISMS
4 50 (48.08%) Management Information System
5 38 (36.54%) Risk Management
6 34 (32.69%) CISSP
7 29 (27.88%) CISM
8 23 (22.12%) PCI DSS
9 21 (20.19%) ITIL
10 20 (19.23%) Firewall
10 20 (19.23%) Security Cleared
11 18 (17.31%) Microsoft
12 17 (16.35%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (15.38%) CISA
13 16 (15.38%) Change Management
14 15 (14.42%) SC Cleared
14 15 (14.42%) Degree
15 14 (13.46%) Data Centre
15 14 (13.46%) Data Protection
15 14 (13.46%) Windows
16 13 (12.50%) Network Security
17 12 (11.54%) Data Protection Act
17 12 (11.54%) CRISC
17 12 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
17 12 (11.54%) Cyber Security
18 11 (10.58%) Penetration Testing
18 11 (10.58%) PKI
18 11 (10.58%) Incident Management
18 11 (10.58%) Finance

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 9 (8.65%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.73%) IIS
3 4 (3.85%) Apache
4 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.96%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.96%) SAS
5 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.77%) MS Project
2 6 (5.77%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.88%) MS Office
4 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Summit
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.96%) Office 365
2 1 (0.96%) SaaS
2 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (19.23%) Firewall
2 13 (12.50%) Network Security
3 10 (9.62%) VPN
4 8 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (6.73%) SAN
6 6 (5.77%) iSCSI
6 6 (5.77%) VoIP
7 4 (3.85%) SSH
7 4 (3.85%) HTTP
7 4 (3.85%) SSL
8 3 (2.88%) LAN
9 2 (1.92%) DHCP
9 2 (1.92%) WAN
9 2 (1.92%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.92%) DNS
10 1 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
General
1 11 (10.58%) Finance
2 10 (9.62%) Legal
3 6 (5.77%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.92%) Retail
4 2 (1.92%) Advertising
4 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.96%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.96%) Law
5 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.96%) Banking
5 1 (0.96%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (26.92%) Analyst
2 24 (23.08%) Security Analyst
3 18 (17.31%) Information Security Analyst
3 18 (17.31%) Consultant
3 18 (17.31%) Information Analyst
4 16 (15.38%) Security Consultant
5 13 (12.50%) Security Manager
6 10 (9.62%) Information Manager
6 10 (9.62%) Information Security Manager
7 9 (8.65%) Security Officer
8 7 (6.73%) Support Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (6.73%) IT Support Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) IT Support
9 6 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.77%) Security Engineer
10 5 (4.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.81%) Senior Support Engineer
10 5 (4.81%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 5 (4.81%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.85%) Middleware
2 1 (0.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 50 (48.08%) Management Information System
2 17 (16.35%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (13.46%) Data Centre
4 12 (11.54%) Data Protection Act
5 11 (10.58%) PKI
6 7 (6.73%) NHS
6 7 (6.73%) Cryptography
7 6 (5.77%) Replication
8 5 (4.81%) Smart Meter
9 4 (3.85%) CESG
10 3 (2.88%) Mathematics
10 3 (2.88%) Statistics
11 2 (1.92%) Freedom of Information
11 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.92%) Freedom of Information Act
11 2 (1.92%) RMADS
11 2 (1.92%) CESG CLAS
12 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.96%) Economics
12 1 (0.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.46%) Windows
2 6 (5.77%) AIX
2 6 (5.77%) Solaris
2 6 (5.77%) Linux
2 6 (5.77%) UNIX
3 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.96%) Debian
4 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (100.00%) Security Management
1 104 (100.00%) Information Security
2 53 (50.96%) ISMS
3 38 (36.54%) Risk Management
4 21 (20.19%) ITIL
5 16 (15.38%) Change Management
6 14 (13.46%) Data Protection
7 12 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (11.54%) Cyber Security
8 11 (10.58%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (10.58%) Incident Management
9 10 (9.62%) Risk Assessment
10 9 (8.65%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (8.65%) GAP Analysis
10 9 (8.65%) Information Governance
10 9 (8.65%) SIEM
11 8 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
11 8 (7.69%) Security Testing
11 8 (7.69%) Service Management
12 7 (6.73%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.85%) SQL
2 1 (0.96%) C
2 1 (0.96%) Python
2 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 34 (32.69%) CISSP
2 29 (27.88%) CISM
3 20 (19.23%) Security Cleared
4 16 (15.38%) CISA
5 15 (14.42%) SC Cleared
5 15 (14.42%) Degree
6 12 (11.54%) CRISC
7 4 (3.85%) ISACA
7 4 (3.85%) GCIA
7 4 (3.85%) GCIH
8 2 (1.92%) ISEB
8 2 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.96%) CCSP
9 1 (0.96%) CCNA
9 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.96%) CCA
9 1 (0.96%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.96%) CCEA
9 1 (0.96%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (22.12%) PCI DSS
3 8 (7.69%) COBIT
4 6 (5.77%) Data Quality
5 5 (4.81%) COSO
6 4 (3.85%) ISO 14001
6 4 (3.85%) ISO 9001
6 4 (3.85%) SLA
7 2 (1.92%) GPG13
7 2 (1.92%) QA
8 1 (0.96%) BS25999
System Software
1 10 (9.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.73%) vSphere
3 2 (1.92%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.96%) vCloud
4 1 (0.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (17.31%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.62%) VMware
3 9 (8.65%) Citrix
4 4 (3.85%) McAfee
4 4 (3.85%) Cisco
5 3 (2.88%) HP
6 2 (1.92%) SAP
6 2 (1.92%) Remedy
7 1 (0.96%) EMC
7 1 (0.96%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.96%) CommVault
7 1 (0.96%) Hitachi
7 1 (0.96%) Lotus
7 1 (0.96%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle
7 1 (0.96%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.96%) Google
7 1 (0.96%) hybris
7 1 (0.96%) Tableau
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