Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 July 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 138 188
Rank change year-on-year -25 +50 +22
Contract jobs citing CISM 37 54 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.79% 1.04% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.98% 5.70% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 31 19
East of England median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% +50.00%
10th Percentile £363 £375 £303
90th Percentile £525 £575 £575
England median daily rate £486 £493 £475
% change year-on-year -1.27% +3.68% +5.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
East of England median hourly rate £46.00 £27.62 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.55% - -
England median hourly rate £46.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year +8.24% - -

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England.

Academic & Professional Certification
East of England
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 930 948 1076
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.77% 18.33% 18.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 513 520 572
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -0.97% +0.98%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £221
90th Percentile £567 £525 £549
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 71 135
East of England median hourly rate £23.00 £27.60 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +28.37% -23.64%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.09 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £49.90 £44.75
England median hourly rate £29.50 £27.50 £22.43
% change year-on-year +7.27% +22.63% +12.13%

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing CISM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for CISM in the East of England

CISM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISM in the East of England

CISM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISM in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISM in the East of England

CISM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CISM in the East of England

CISM
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Bedfordshire +11 15 £475 -5.00%
Cambridgeshire +2 8 £400 -8.68% 1
Essex -26 5 £415 -5.14% 1
Hertfordshire -20 4 - - 1
Norfolk +4 2 £450 -25.00% 9
Suffolk +4 2 £363 -34.09%
East Anglia - 1 - -
CISM
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for CISM.

1 35 (94.59%) CISSP
2 27 (72.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (62.16%) Information Security
4 22 (59.46%) CISA
5 16 (43.24%) PCI DSS
6 12 (32.43%) Finance
7 11 (29.73%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (27.03%) Management Information System
8 10 (27.03%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (24.32%) SIEM
9 9 (24.32%) GIAC
9 9 (24.32%) Business Continuity
9 9 (24.32%) Project Management
9 9 (24.32%) ITIL
10 8 (21.62%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 8 (21.62%) SANS
10 8 (21.62%) Privileged Access Management
10 8 (21.62%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 7 (18.92%) SDLC
11 7 (18.92%) Identity Access Management
11 7 (18.92%) Security Management
11 7 (18.92%) Information Security Management
11 7 (18.92%) Security Architecture
11 7 (18.92%) Degree
11 7 (18.92%) ISMS
12 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
12 6 (16.22%) CCSP
12 6 (16.22%) Data Loss Prevention
12 6 (16.22%) Compliance Management

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (10.81%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.70%) IaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) PaaS
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Network Security
2 2 (5.41%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) LAN
2 2 (5.41%) WAN
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Consultant
1 16 (43.24%) Security Consultant
2 14 (37.84%) Information Security Consultant
3 7 (18.92%) Security Manager
4 6 (16.22%) Project Manager
4 6 (16.22%) Security Project Manager
5 5 (13.51%) Security Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Network Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
6 3 (8.11%) Security Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) GDPR Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) IT Security Officer
7 2 (5.41%) Security Officer
8 1 (2.70%) CISSP Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) IT Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) IT Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) e-Health
3 1 (2.70%) PKI
3 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Information Security
2 10 (27.03%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (24.32%) Business Continuity
3 9 (24.32%) ITIL
3 9 (24.32%) Project Management
3 9 (24.32%) SIEM
4 8 (21.62%) Privileged Access Management
5 7 (18.92%) Identity Access Management
5 7 (18.92%) Information Security Management
5 7 (18.92%) ISMS
5 7 (18.92%) SDLC
5 7 (18.92%) Security Architecture
5 7 (18.92%) Security Management
6 6 (16.22%) Compliance Management
6 6 (16.22%) Data Encryption
6 6 (16.22%) Data Loss Prevention
6 6 (16.22%) Network Segmentation
6 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
6 6 (16.22%) Risk and Compliance Management
7 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) C
1 1 (2.70%) C++
1 1 (2.70%) Go
1 1 (2.70%) Haskell
1 1 (2.70%) Java
1 1 (2.70%) Perl
1 1 (2.70%) Python
1 1 (2.70%) R
1 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (94.59%) CISSP
2 22 (59.46%) CISA
3 11 (29.73%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (24.32%) GIAC
5 8 (21.62%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 8 (21.62%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 8 (21.62%) SANS
6 7 (18.92%) Degree
7 6 (16.22%) CCSP
7 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (13.51%) SSCP
9 3 (8.11%) CCNP
9 3 (8.11%) CRISC
9 3 (8.11%) JNCIP
10 1 (2.70%) CEH
10 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (2.70%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (72.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (43.24%) PCI DSS
3 4 (10.81%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
1 1 (2.70%) KVM
1 1 (2.70%) LXC
1 1 (2.70%) Slurm Workload Manager
1 1 (2.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (2.70%) Mesos
1 1 (2.70%) Nexpose
1 1 (2.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.70%) CyberArk
2 1 (2.70%) Google
2 1 (2.70%) Imperva
2 1 (2.70%) McAfee
2 1 (2.70%) Palo Alto
2 1 (2.70%) Pegasus
Norfolk
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Rate: £575 per day
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