Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Information Security Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security Management over the 6 months to 20 June 2018 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.

Information Security Management
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 147 180
Rank change year-on-year -14 +33 +1
Contract jobs citing Information Security Management 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.13% 0.082% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.099% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Berkshire median daily rate £470 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.67% - -
South East median daily rate £438 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -7.89% +5.56% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £60.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £60.00 - -

Information Security Management is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,278 3,017 3,944
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.30% 82.54% 81.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,660 1,402 2,123
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £252
90th Percentile £588 £575 £549
South East median daily rate £435 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.82% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 126 122
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £15.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.26% -8.82% -21.11%
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.00 £10.58
90th Percentile £50.63 £44.50 £54.80
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -23.08% +18.18%

Information Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Information Security Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Management in Berkshire

Information Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security Management in Berkshire

Information Security Management
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 Information Security Management within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 June 2018. 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
Reading -4 2 - -
Newbury - 1 £470 -
Information Security Management
South East

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Information Security Management.

1 5 (100.00%) Security Management
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) ISMS
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) B2B
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Billing
3 2 (40.00%) Active Listening
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) ISO 22301
4 1 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (20.00%) GDPR
4 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (20.00%) NetIQ
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) CISM
4 1 (20.00%) ISO 14001
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 20000

Information Security Management
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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 2 (40.00%) Billing
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Customer Executive
1 1 (20.00%) Designer
1 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Information Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Security Designer
1 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Security Management
2 4 (80.00%) ISMS
3 2 (40.00%) Active Listening
3 2 (40.00%) B2B
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) GDPR
2 1 (20.00%) ISO 14001
2 1 (20.00%) ISO 22301
2 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) NetIQ