The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
England / West Midlands
Rank 118 118 109
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs citing CISM 5 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.27% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.07% 1.36% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 3
Median daily rate £375 £454 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.35% +6.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £478 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.75% +6.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £66.56 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
+33.12% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
469 513 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.55% 19.80% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 275 204
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 54
Median hourly rate £24.50 £17.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.11% -41.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.00 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing CISM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CISM
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CISM across the West Midlands region.

CISM Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

CISM
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISM across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

CISM Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

CISM
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Warwickshire -2 2 £375 -37.50% 1
Solihull -4 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £600 -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CISM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for CISM.

1 11 (100.00%) CISSP
2 9 (81.82%) Information Security
3 5 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
5 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
5 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Network Security
5 3 (27.27%) ISMS
5 3 (27.27%) GPG13
5 3 (27.27%) Regulatory Compliance
5 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
5 3 (27.27%) Security Management
5 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
5 3 (27.27%) CISA
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
5 3 (27.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (18.18%) CEH
6 2 (18.18%) CISMP
6 2 (18.18%) Sentinel
6 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
6 2 (18.18%) Juniper
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) CRM
6 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (18.18%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) Network Security
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Security Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Security Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Security Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Information Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Network Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Security Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Security Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Information Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Operational Security Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Operations Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Information Security Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (9.09%) PKI
3 1 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Solaris
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Information Security
2 5 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
4 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
4 3 (27.27%) ISMS
4 3 (27.27%) Regulatory Compliance
4 3 (27.27%) Security Management
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) CRM
5 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) ERP
5 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
5 2 (18.18%) IT Governance
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 2 (18.18%) Security Monitoring
5 2 (18.18%) Security Operations
5 2 (18.18%) SIEM
5 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (27.27%) CISA
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) CEH
3 2 (18.18%) CISMP
3 2 (18.18%) CRISC
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
4 1 (9.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (27.27%) GPG13
2 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
2 3 (27.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (18.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (18.18%) RMADS
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
2 2 (18.18%) Juniper
2 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
3 1 (9.09%) Sourcefire