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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Management
Rank 529 535 547
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Contract jobs citing Information Security Management 95 59 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.11% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 38 21
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£475 £400 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £504 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £13.70 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.37% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.70 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
-14.37% -

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
44991 42314 38919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.81% 76.18% 74.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29174 26141 23620
Average daily rate £418 £400 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1214 1195 1121
Average hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+22.00% -19.35%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 +21 84 £475 +18.75% 11
South East +3 28 £463 +34.05% 1
London +15 25 £440 +0.57% 3
East of England +14 13 £515 +24.84% 3
Hampshire +5 11 £525 +52.17% 1
Bedfordshire - 9 £525 - 2
Berkshire +5 8 £475 -3.79%
City of London +3 8 £465 +24.00% 2
Basingstoke - 8 £525 -
Surrey - 8 £375 -
Reading -2 7 £475 -3.79%
Wales +2 6 £110 -75.55%
Scotland +3 5 £425 -15.00%
Bedford - 5 £515 - 2
Glasgow - 4 £413 -
West Midlands +2 3 £588 - 1
Hertfordshire -3 3 £275 -
South West -10 3 - -
Winchester -15 3 £415 +20.28%
North West -15 3 - - 2
North Wales - 3 - -
Manchester - 3 - - 2
Watford - 3 £275 -
South Wales +1 2 - -
Nottingham -9 2 - - 1
East Midlands -10 2 - - 1
Nottinghamshire -16 2 - - 1
North East -18 2 £550 +29.41%
Birmingham - 2 £588 - 1
Somerset - 2 - -

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 141 (100.00%) Security Management
1 141 (100.00%) Information Security
2 84 (59.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 61 (43.26%) Management Information System
4 58 (41.13%) CISSP
5 55 (39.01%) ISMS
6 47 (33.33%) CISM
7 36 (25.53%) Firewall
8 35 (24.82%) ITIL
9 33 (23.40%) Risk Management
9 33 (23.40%) Finance
10 32 (22.70%) PCI DSS
11 29 (20.57%) Penetration Testing
12 23 (16.31%) CISA
12 23 (16.31%) Windows
12 23 (16.31%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (15.60%) Microsoft
14 21 (14.89%) COBIT
15 20 (14.18%) Change Management
16 19 (13.48%) Network Security
16 19 (13.48%) Cyber Security
17 18 (12.77%) Security Testing
18 17 (12.06%) Data Protection
19 16 (11.35%) Data Centre
20 15 (10.64%) Degree
20 15 (10.64%) Security Cleared
21 14 (9.93%) Data Protection Act
22 13 (9.22%) Security Architecture
22 13 (9.22%) Risk Assessment
22 13 (9.22%) PKI

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 11 (7.80%) IIS
2 9 (6.38%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.84%) Apache
4 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.71%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.09%) MS Visio
2 10 (7.09%) MS Project
3 5 (3.55%) MS Office
4 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.71%) SaaS
2 1 (0.71%) Office 365
2 1 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 36 (25.53%) Firewall
2 19 (13.48%) Network Security
3 12 (8.51%) VPN
4 10 (7.09%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (4.96%) TCP/IP
5 7 (4.96%) SAN
6 6 (4.26%) VoIP
6 6 (4.26%) iSCSI
7 5 (3.55%) SSL
8 3 (2.13%) LAN
8 3 (2.13%) Ethernet
8 3 (2.13%) HTTP
8 3 (2.13%) SSH
9 2 (1.42%) DNS
9 2 (1.42%) WAN
9 2 (1.42%) DHCP
9 2 (1.42%) TACACS
9 2 (1.42%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.71%) VLAN
10 1 (0.71%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
General
1 33 (23.40%) Finance
2 11 (7.80%) Financial Institution
3 8 (5.67%) Legal
4 5 (3.55%) Banking
4 5 (3.55%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.13%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.42%) Advertising
6 2 (1.42%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.71%) Law
7 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.71%) Publishing
7 1 (0.71%) Retail
7 1 (0.71%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (21.99%) Analyst
2 27 (19.15%) Security Analyst
3 26 (18.44%) Consultant
4 24 (17.02%) Security Consultant
5 23 (16.31%) Security Manager
6 15 (10.64%) Information Security Analyst
6 15 (10.64%) IT Security Manager
6 15 (10.64%) Information Analyst
7 12 (8.51%) Security Engineer
8 9 (6.38%) Information Security Consultant
9 8 (5.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (5.67%) Security Specialist
10 7 (4.96%) IT Support Engineer
10 7 (4.96%) Support Engineer
10 7 (4.96%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (4.96%) Risk Analyst
10 7 (4.96%) IT Support
11 6 (4.26%) Information Manager
11 6 (4.26%) Information Security Manager
12 5 (3.55%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.13%) Middleware
1 3 (2.13%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.71%) SPML
2 1 (0.71%) REST
2 1 (0.71%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.71%) HTML
2 1 (0.71%) JDBC
2 1 (0.71%) JSP
2 1 (0.71%) Servlets
2 1 (0.71%) SOAP
2 1 (0.71%) Web Services
2 1 (0.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 61 (43.26%) Management Information System
2 23 (16.31%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (11.35%) Data Centre
4 14 (9.93%) Data Protection Act
5 13 (9.22%) PKI
6 11 (7.80%) NHS
7 8 (5.67%) Cryptography
8 6 (4.26%) Replication
9 5 (3.55%) CESG
9 5 (3.55%) Smart Meter
10 4 (2.84%) SCADA
11 2 (1.42%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.42%) RMADS
11 2 (1.42%) Handset
11 2 (1.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.71%) Streaming Video
12 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.71%) CESG CLAS
12 1 (0.71%) Statistics
12 1 (0.71%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.31%) Windows
2 13 (9.22%) Linux
3 9 (6.38%) UNIX
4 8 (5.67%) AIX
4 8 (5.67%) Solaris
5 6 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.13%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.13%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.71%) Debian
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (100.00%) Security Management
1 141 (100.00%) Information Security
2 55 (39.01%) ISMS
3 35 (24.82%) ITIL
4 33 (23.40%) Risk Management
5 29 (20.57%) Penetration Testing
6 20 (14.18%) Change Management
7 19 (13.48%) Cyber Security
8 18 (12.77%) Security Testing
9 17 (12.06%) Data Protection
10 13 (9.22%) Incident Management
10 13 (9.22%) Security Architecture
10 13 (9.22%) Risk Assessment
11 12 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (8.51%) Service Management
11 12 (8.51%) Vulnerability Management
12 11 (7.80%) Ethical Hacking
13 9 (6.38%) GAP Analysis
13 9 (6.38%) Information Governance
13 9 (6.38%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.55%) SQL
1 5 (3.55%) C
2 1 (0.71%) Java
2 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.71%) Python
2 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.71%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 58 (41.13%) CISSP
2 47 (33.33%) CISM
3 23 (16.31%) CISA
4 15 (10.64%) Degree
4 15 (10.64%) Security Cleared
5 10 (7.09%) SC Cleared
6 8 (5.67%) CRISC
7 7 (4.96%) CEH
7 7 (4.96%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (2.84%) ISACA
10 3 (2.13%) GCIA
10 3 (2.13%) GCIH
10 3 (2.13%) CCNA
11 2 (1.42%) CCSP
11 2 (1.42%) SSCP
11 2 (1.42%) CGEIT
12 1 (0.71%) VCAP
12 1 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.71%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (59.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (22.70%) PCI DSS
3 21 (14.89%) COBIT
4 9 (6.38%) SLA
5 6 (4.26%) COSO
5 6 (4.26%) Data Quality
6 4 (2.84%) GPG13
6 4 (2.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (2.13%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 13 (9.22%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.96%) vSphere
3 2 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.42%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.71%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.71%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (2.84%) Nessus
2 2 (1.42%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (15.60%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.09%) VMware
3 9 (6.38%) Citrix
4 7 (4.96%) Cisco
5 5 (3.55%) Remedy
5 5 (3.55%) Oracle
6 3 (2.13%) HP
6 3 (2.13%) McAfee
6 3 (2.13%) Fortinet
7 2 (1.42%) SAP
7 2 (1.42%) BMC
8 1 (0.71%) CA
8 1 (0.71%) CommVault
8 1 (0.71%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.71%) Apple
8 1 (0.71%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.71%) Google
8 1 (0.71%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.71%) hybris
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