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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security Management over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management
Rank 573 568 572
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing Information Security Management 76 102 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 73 52
Median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £336 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £16.75

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
43985 46966 44712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.15% 81.01% 77.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 29139 30711 27950
Median daily rate £440 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1137 1301 1222
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.50 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Information Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Information Security Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Management within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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 trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -8 67 £465 +3.33% 17
London -14 28 £438 +2.94% 6
South East +10 25 £475 +5.55% 3
Hampshire +10 13 £469 +4.16% 1
Winchester +11 10 £475 +5.55%
Wales - 9 £288 -
City of London +5 7 £375 -14.28% 3
Cardiff - 7 £375 -
South Wales - 7 £375 -
East Midlands -2 5 £580 +93.33% 1
Nottingham - 5 £580 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £580 -
South West +16 4 £225 -43.75% 1
Surrey +14 4 £500 +33.33% 2
Berkshire +2 4 £600 +24.67%
Staines - 3 - -
West Midlands - 3 £400 - 3
North West +20 2 £475 -3.06% 2
Crawley +10 2 £475 +18.75%
Reading +9 2 £600 +26.31%
Gloucestershire +4 2 £225 -43.75%
West Sussex -1 2 £475 +18.75%
Warwickshire - 2 - -
North Wales - 2 £150 -
Cheltenham - 2 £225 -
Flintshire - 2 £150 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £400 -
Lancashire +21 1 - -
Preston +4 1 - -
East of England +2 1 - -

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Information Security Management.

1 154 (100.00%) Security Management
1 154 (100.00%) Information Security
2 83 (53.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 81 (52.60%) Management Information System
4 74 (48.05%) ISMS
5 70 (45.45%) CISSP
6 53 (34.42%) Risk Management
6 53 (34.42%) CISM
7 33 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
8 32 (20.78%) Data Protection
8 32 (20.78%) PCI DSS
9 31 (20.13%) ITIL
10 30 (19.48%) Finance
10 30 (19.48%) Security Cleared
11 29 (18.83%) Information Assurance
12 28 (18.18%) Security Operations
13 26 (16.88%) SC Cleared
14 24 (15.58%) CISA
15 23 (14.94%) Vulnerability Management
16 22 (14.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
17 21 (13.64%) Security Architecture
18 20 (12.99%) SIEM
18 20 (12.99%) Cisco
18 20 (12.99%) Degree
19 19 (12.34%) Project Management
20 18 (11.69%) Legal
21 17 (11.04%) Microsoft
21 17 (11.04%) Penetration Testing
21 17 (11.04%) CRISC
22 16 (10.39%) MS Excel

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.19%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.25%) IIS
3 4 (2.60%) Apache
3 4 (2.60%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.30%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.30%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.65%) JBoss
5 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (10.39%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.79%) MS Office
3 5 (3.25%) MS Project
4 4 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) AWS CloudTrail
1 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.65%) IaaS
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.79%) Internet
1 12 (7.79%) Network Security
2 9 (5.84%) Firewall
3 5 (3.25%) Cisco ISE
4 4 (2.60%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.95%) DNS
6 2 (1.30%) DHCP
6 2 (1.30%) DMZ
6 2 (1.30%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.30%) IPsec
6 2 (1.30%) LAN
6 2 (1.30%) MPLS
6 2 (1.30%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.30%) VLAN
6 2 (1.30%) VoIP
6 2 (1.30%) WAN
7 1 (0.65%) HTTP
7 1 (0.65%) SSH
7 1 (0.65%) VPN
7 1 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.60%) Big Data
1 4 (2.60%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.65%) InfluxDB
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (19.48%) Finance
2 18 (11.69%) Legal
3 5 (3.25%) Law
3 5 (3.25%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.95%) Banking
5 2 (1.30%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.65%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.65%) French Language
6 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.65%) Retail
6 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (19.48%) Consultant
1 30 (19.48%) Security Manager
2 27 (17.53%) Security Consultant
3 23 (14.94%) Analyst
4 20 (12.99%) Information Manager
4 20 (12.99%) Information Security Manager
4 20 (12.99%) Security Analyst
5 17 (11.04%) Project Manager
6 15 (9.74%) Information Security Consultant
6 15 (9.74%) Security Project Manager
7 13 (8.44%) Architect
7 13 (8.44%) Security Officer
8 12 (7.79%) Information Analyst
8 12 (7.79%) Security Architect
9 11 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
10 7 (4.55%) Information Security Officer
10 7 (4.55%) IT Manager
11 6 (3.90%) Compliance Manager
11 6 (3.90%) Cybersecurity Architect
11 6 (3.90%) Information Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.30%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.65%) ELK Stack
2 1 (0.65%) Middleware
2 1 (0.65%) REST
2 1 (0.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 81 (52.60%) Management Information System
2 14 (9.09%) CESG
3 12 (7.79%) Security Operations Centre
4 8 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.19%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (5.19%) PKI
5 5 (3.25%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.95%) Cryptography
6 3 (1.95%) Fintech
6 3 (1.95%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.95%) NHS
6 3 (1.95%) PMI
7 2 (1.30%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.30%) Economics
7 2 (1.30%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.30%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.65%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.44%) Windows
2 6 (3.90%) Linux
3 4 (2.60%) Unix
3 4 (2.60%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.95%) AIX
4 3 (1.95%) Solaris
5 2 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.30%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.30%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.30%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.65%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (100.00%) Information Security
1 154 (100.00%) Security Management
2 74 (48.05%) ISMS
3 53 (34.42%) Risk Management
4 33 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
5 32 (20.78%) Data Protection
6 31 (20.13%) ITIL
7 29 (18.83%) Information Assurance
8 28 (18.18%) Security Operations
9 23 (14.94%) Vulnerability Management
10 21 (13.64%) Security Architecture
11 20 (12.99%) SIEM
12 19 (12.34%) Project Management
13 17 (11.04%) Penetration Testing
14 14 (9.09%) IT Audit
15 13 (8.44%) Risk Assessment
16 12 (7.79%) PRINCE2
16 12 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
17 11 (7.14%) Incident Management
17 11 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.95%) C
1 3 (1.95%) SQL
2 1 (0.65%) Java
2 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 70 (45.45%) CISSP
2 53 (34.42%) CISM
3 30 (19.48%) Security Cleared
4 26 (16.88%) SC Cleared
5 24 (15.58%) CISA
6 20 (12.99%) Degree
7 17 (11.04%) CRISC
8 14 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
9 10 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (5.84%) CCNP
10 9 (5.84%) CCSP
11 8 (5.19%) CCDP
12 6 (3.90%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (3.25%) CISMP
13 5 (3.25%) GSEC
13 5 (3.25%) IISP
14 4 (2.60%) ISSAP
15 3 (1.95%) CLAS
15 3 (1.95%) PMI Certification
15 3 (1.95%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (53.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (20.78%) PCI DSS
3 22 (14.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 10 (6.49%) JSP 440
5 7 (4.55%) COBIT
5 7 (4.55%) SLA
6 6 (3.90%) GPG13
7 5 (3.25%) QA
8 4 (2.60%) ISO27002
9 3 (1.95%) RMADS
10 2 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (1.30%) HMG Infosec
10 2 (1.30%) ISAE 3402
10 2 (1.30%) ISO 9001
10 2 (1.30%) ISO22301
10 2 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (1.30%) SSAE 16
11 1 (0.65%) COSO
11 1 (0.65%) SAS 70
System Software
1 4 (2.60%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.30%) XenApp
3 1 (0.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.95%) SCOM
2 2 (1.30%) Puppet
2 2 (1.30%) SCCM
2 2 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.65%) Consul
3 1 (0.65%) Grafana
3 1 (0.65%) Kibana
3 1 (0.65%) logstash
3 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.65%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (0.65%) SELinux
3 1 (0.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (12.99%) Cisco
2 17 (11.04%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.49%) CheckPoint
4 7 (4.55%) Citrix
5 6 (3.90%) Oracle
6 5 (3.25%) BMC
6 5 (3.25%) Fortinet
6 5 (3.25%) Remedy
7 4 (2.60%) VMware
8 2 (1.30%) Arqiva
8 2 (1.30%) ION Trading
8 2 (1.30%) Lumension
8 2 (1.30%) Palo Alto
8 2 (1.30%) Wyse
9 1 (0.65%) BT
9 1 (0.65%) Forcepoint
9 1 (0.65%) NetWitness
9 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.65%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.65%) Sony
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