Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 153 174
Rank change year-on-year +49 +21 -18
Contract jobs citing CISM 57 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.40% 0.44% 0.099%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.52% 1.78% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 3
Berkshire median daily rate £550 £538 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.33% +13.16% -
10th Percentile £375 £393 £438
90th Percentile £648 £600 £488
South East median daily rate £475 £475 £543
% change year-on-year - -12.44% +14.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

CISM is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 874 1069 1294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 21.44% 24.95% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 525 632
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £226 £250 £238
90th Percentile £588 £575 £531
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 57 98
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -59.55% +62.63%
10th Percentile £11.63 £10.75 £10.75
90th Percentile £38.75 £44.97 £47.88
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £34.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -24.44% +25.93% +58.82%

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing CISM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for CISM in Berkshire

CISM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CISM in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for CISM in Berkshire

CISM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISM in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISM in Berkshire

CISM
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead +2 13 £550 - 1
Bracknell +14 12 - -
Reading +12 6 £563 +2.27%
Slough +14 5 £538 -
CISM
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for CISM.

1 55 (96.49%) CISSP
2 41 (71.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (59.65%) Information Security
4 29 (50.88%) PCI DSS
5 28 (49.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (36.84%) COBIT
7 20 (35.09%) CESG
8 19 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 18 (31.58%) Time Management
9 18 (31.58%) CISA
10 17 (29.82%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (28.07%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 14 (24.56%) Risk Management
12 14 (24.56%) ITIL
12 14 (24.56%) Legal
12 14 (24.56%) Public Cloud
13 13 (22.81%) Degree
13 13 (22.81%) Service Management
13 13 (22.81%) CCSP
14 12 (21.05%) ITSM
14 12 (21.05%) eTOM
14 12 (21.05%) Cloud Computing
14 12 (21.05%) IT Audit
14 12 (21.05%) Service Design
15 11 (19.30%) Security Operations
15 11 (19.30%) Telecoms
15 11 (19.30%) Star Schema
16 10 (17.54%) ISO 22301
17 9 (15.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
17 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (1.75%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.05%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) Intranet
2 5 (8.77%) Network Security
3 4 (7.02%) Firewall
3 4 (7.02%) Internet
4 2 (3.51%) SCCP
5 1 (1.75%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) Star Schema
General
1 14 (24.56%) Legal
2 11 (19.30%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.51%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Law
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Publishing
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Security Specialist
2 15 (26.32%) Consultant
3 11 (19.30%) Cloud Specialist
4 10 (17.54%) Security Consultant
5 9 (15.79%) CISSP Specialist
6 8 (14.04%) Security Manager
7 7 (12.28%) Architect
7 7 (12.28%) Security Architect
8 6 (10.53%) Compliance Specialist
8 6 (10.53%) Security Compliance Specialist
9 5 (8.77%) Analyst
9 5 (8.77%) Information Manager
9 5 (8.77%) Information Security Manager
9 5 (8.77%) Security Analyst
10 4 (7.02%) Compliance Analyst
10 4 (7.02%) Information Security Consultant
10 4 (7.02%) Security Compliance Analyst
11 3 (5.26%) CISSP Architect
12 2 (3.51%) Security Solutions Architect
12 2 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.09%) CESG
2 14 (24.56%) Public Cloud
3 5 (8.77%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (5.26%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Linux
2 3 (5.26%) Solaris
2 3 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (59.65%) Information Security
2 28 (49.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (31.58%) Time Management
4 14 (24.56%) ITIL
4 14 (24.56%) Risk Management
5 13 (22.81%) Service Management
6 12 (21.05%) eTOM
6 12 (21.05%) IT Audit
6 12 (21.05%) ITSM
6 12 (21.05%) Service Design
7 11 (19.30%) Security Operations
8 9 (15.79%) Data Protection
8 9 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (15.79%) Security Management
8 9 (15.79%) SIEM
8 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 7 (12.28%) Business Continuity
9 7 (12.28%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (12.28%) Statistics
10 6 (10.53%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 55 (96.49%) CISSP
2 19 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 18 (31.58%) CISA
4 17 (29.82%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (28.07%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 13 (22.81%) CCSP
6 13 (22.81%) Degree
7 8 (14.04%) PCI QSA
7 8 (14.04%) SC Cleared
8 7 (12.28%) CISMP
9 6 (10.53%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 3 (5.26%) CRISC
11 2 (3.51%) GIAC
11 2 (3.51%) SANS
12 1 (1.75%) CEH
12 1 (1.75%) CESG Certified Professional
12 1 (1.75%) CLAS
12 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (1.75%) CREST Certified
12 1 (1.75%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (71.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (50.88%) PCI DSS
3 21 (36.84%) COBIT
4 10 (17.54%) ISO 22301
5 9 (15.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 4 (7.02%) GDPR
6 4 (7.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (3.51%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (1.75%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (5.26%) Qualys
1 3 (5.26%) Remedy
2 1 (1.75%) Forcepoint
2 1 (1.75%) Symantec