The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Manager
Rank 545 519 521
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 37 40 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.081% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.088% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 13
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£505 £550 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.18% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £450 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £601 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £563 £418
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47113 45619 41438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.43% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 28736 27090 23781
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1785 1896 2209
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

Information Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Information Security Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Information Security Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Information Security Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Information Security Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Information Security Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Information Security Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Information Security Manager
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 Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 6 March 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 -33 32 £505 -8.18% 8
London -18 16 £525 -4.54%
South East - 10 £500 - 3
City of London +16 7 £513 +7.89%
East of England - 5 £394 - 2
Middlesex - 3 £572 -
Berkshire - 3 £475 - 1
South West -7 2 £625 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 2
East Midlands - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - -
Midlothian - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1

Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Information Security Manager in their job title 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 with Information Security Manager in their job title.

1 83 (98.81%) Information Security
2 35 (41.67%) Risk Management
3 33 (39.29%) Management Information System
4 29 (34.52%) CISSP
5 27 (32.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 20 (23.81%) Security Management
7 18 (21.43%) CISM
8 16 (19.05%) Information Security Management
9 15 (17.86%) Change Management
9 15 (17.86%) PRINCE2
9 15 (17.86%) Security Cleared
10 14 (16.67%) ISMS
10 14 (16.67%) Data Protection
11 13 (15.48%) Data Security
11 13 (15.48%) Finance
11 13 (15.48%) SC Cleared
12 12 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (14.29%) ITIL
12 12 (14.29%) Information Assurance
13 10 (11.90%) Degree
13 10 (11.90%) Project Management
14 9 (10.71%) CISA
15 8 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
15 8 (9.52%) PCI DSS
15 8 (9.52%) Incident Management
15 8 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
16 7 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
16 7 (8.33%) Matrix Management
16 7 (8.33%) Network Security
16 7 (8.33%) Firewall

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Information Security Manager in their job title 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 with Information Security Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) Firewall
1 7 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 7 (8.33%) Network Security
2 2 (2.38%) Internet
3 1 (1.19%) Intranet
General
1 13 (15.48%) Finance
2 6 (7.14%) Law
3 5 (5.95%) Legal
4 3 (3.57%) Retail
5 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.38%) Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.38%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (39.29%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.14%) CESG
2 6 (7.14%) CESG CLAS
2 6 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 6 (7.14%) RMADS
3 4 (4.76%) Human Factors
3 4 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.38%) PKI
4 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.19%) NHS
5 1 (1.19%) FMCG
5 1 (1.19%) SCADA
5 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.95%) Windows
2 2 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (98.81%) Information Security
2 35 (41.67%) Risk Management
3 20 (23.81%) Security Management
4 16 (19.05%) Information Security Management
5 15 (17.86%) Change Management
5 15 (17.86%) PRINCE2
6 14 (16.67%) ISMS
6 14 (16.67%) Data Protection
7 13 (15.48%) Data Security
8 12 (14.29%) ITIL
8 12 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (14.29%) Information Assurance
9 10 (11.90%) Project Management
10 8 (9.52%) Incident Management
10 8 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
11 7 (8.33%) Matrix Management
12 6 (7.14%) People Management
13 5 (5.95%) Service Delivery
14 4 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.19%) C
1 1 (1.19%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (34.52%) CISSP
2 18 (21.43%) CISM
3 15 (17.86%) Security Cleared
4 13 (15.48%) SC Cleared
5 10 (11.90%) Degree
6 9 (10.71%) CISA
7 5 (5.95%) CISMP
7 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (5.95%) PMP
7 5 (5.95%) PMI Certification
8 4 (4.76%) GIAC
8 4 (4.76%) CRISC
9 2 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (2.38%) ISEB
10 1 (1.19%) MCSE
10 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.19%) CEH
10 1 (1.19%) APMP
10 1 (1.19%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (32.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (9.52%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.38%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.19%) QA
4 1 (1.19%) COSO
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) SCCM
1 2 (2.38%) SCOM
2 1 (1.19%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (8.33%) McAfee
2 5 (5.95%) Websense
3 4 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.57%) Sophos
4 3 (3.57%) Sourcefire
4 3 (3.57%) CheckPoint
4 3 (3.57%) LogRhythm
5 2 (2.38%) TippingPoint
5 2 (2.38%) F5
5 2 (2.38%) ArcSight
5 2 (2.38%) Juniper
5 2 (2.38%) Cisco
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle
6 1 (1.19%) HP
6 1 (1.19%) Nokia
6 1 (1.19%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (1.19%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.19%) Blue Coat
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