Period
to 25 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 25 June 2019 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
England > London
6 months to
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 471 597 546
Rank change year-on-year +126 -51 +22
Contract jobs citing Information Security Management 123 40 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.089% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 19 28
London median daily rate £575 £485 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.56% +4.86% -5.13%
10th Percentile £385 £387 £200
90th Percentile £875 £645 £740
England median daily rate £538 £493 £425
% change year-on-year +9.14% +15.88% -10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £60.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year - +445.45% -54.59%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 35,809 39,888 35,086
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 88.86% 88.31% 87.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,531 28,875 25,132
London median daily rate £520 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +2.81%
10th Percentile £343 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 414 553 389
London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.50 £24.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.04% -1.45% +18.38%
10th Percentile £12.58 £14.00 £12.86
90th Percentile £53.75 £53.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £25.43 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +15.57% -12.00% -

Information Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Management in London

Information Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security Management in London

Information Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Management in London over the 6 months to 25 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Security Management in London

Information Security Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Security Management in London

Information Security Management
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 25 June 2019. 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
Central London +72 57 £513 -2.38% 2
West London +16 3 £350 -
South London - 2 - -
Information Security Management
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for Information Security Management.

1 123 (100.00%) Information Security
2 115 (93.50%) Security Management
3 99 (80.49%) ISMS
4 62 (50.41%) Law
5 61 (49.59%) Management Information System
6 59 (47.97%) Sony
7 56 (45.53%) Windows
8 42 (34.15%) Active Directory
9 39 (31.71%) Office 365
10 38 (30.89%) Finance
11 35 (28.46%) Microsoft
12 27 (21.95%) ITIL
13 25 (20.33%) CISSP
14 21 (17.07%) SQL Server
15 20 (16.26%) Legal
15 20 (16.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 18 (14.63%) Migration
16 18 (14.63%) VMware
17 17 (13.82%) SQL
17 17 (13.82%) Linux
18 16 (13.01%) MySQL
19 15 (12.20%) Windows Server
20 14 (11.38%) Data Centre
20 14 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
20 14 (11.38%) Firewall
20 14 (11.38%) SCCM
20 14 (11.38%) PowerShell
21 13 (10.57%) Microsoft Azure
21 13 (10.57%) CISM
21 13 (10.57%) ITSM

Information Security Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 13 (10.57%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.13%) SharePoint
3 9 (7.32%) Apache
4 4 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.81%) Confluence
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.81%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.81%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (8.13%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.63%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.81%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 39 (31.71%) Office 365
2 13 (10.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (8.13%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (7.32%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (4.88%) SaaS
6 1 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.81%) npm
6 1 (0.81%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.81%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.38%) Firewall
2 9 (7.32%) SAN
3 4 (3.25%) DHCP
3 4 (3.25%) DNS
3 4 (3.25%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (3.25%) SSL
3 4 (3.25%) VPN
3 4 (3.25%) WAN
4 3 (2.44%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (2.44%) IPsec
4 3 (2.44%) Network Security
5 1 (0.81%) HTTP
5 1 (0.81%) Intranet
5 1 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.01%) MySQL
3 12 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (7.32%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (7.32%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (2.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (4.07%) Bitbucket
1 5 (4.07%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.81%) Artifactory
2 1 (0.81%) JIRA
2 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.81%) webpack
General
1 62 (50.41%) Law
2 38 (30.89%) Finance
3 20 (16.26%) Legal
4 7 (5.69%) Banking
5 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (36.59%) Analyst
2 26 (21.14%) Service Analyst
2 26 (21.14%) Service Desk Analyst
3 18 (14.63%) Junior
4 15 (12.20%) Desktop Support
5 14 (11.38%) Support Analyst
6 13 (10.57%) Consultant
7 12 (9.76%) Security Consultant
8 11 (8.94%) Information Security Consultant
9 10 (8.13%) Developer
9 10 (8.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (7.32%) IT Engineer
11 8 (6.50%) Junior Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (5.69%) Desktop Analyst
12 7 (5.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 7 (5.69%) Security Manager
13 6 (4.88%) Deskside Support
13 6 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
13 6 (4.88%) Security Specialist
14 5 (4.07%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.50%) .NET
2 5 (4.07%) .NET Framework
2 5 (4.07%) ASP.NET
2 5 (4.07%) CSS
3 4 (3.25%) Ajax
3 4 (3.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (3.25%) Dapper ORM
3 4 (3.25%) jQuery
3 4 (3.25%) JSON
3 4 (3.25%) RESTful
3 4 (3.25%) ServiceStack
3 4 (3.25%) SOAP
3 4 (3.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (3.25%) Web Services
4 3 (2.44%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (1.63%) REST
6 1 (0.81%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.81%) Kafka
6 1 (0.81%) LESS
6 1 (0.81%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 61 (49.59%) Management Information System
2 14 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.38%) Data Centre
3 9 (7.32%) Private Cloud
3 9 (7.32%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (4.88%) User Experience
5 2 (1.63%) Equities
5 2 (1.63%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.63%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (1.63%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.81%) BYOD
6 1 (0.81%) Cybercrime
6 1 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.81%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.81%) iPhone
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.81%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 56 (45.53%) Windows
2 17 (13.82%) Linux
3 15 (12.20%) Windows Server
4 8 (6.50%) Windows 10
5 7 (5.69%) Windows 7
5 7 (5.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.25%) Unix
7 3 (2.44%) Data ONTAP
7 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (100.00%) Information Security
2 115 (93.50%) Security Management
3 99 (80.49%) ISMS
4 27 (21.95%) ITIL
5 18 (14.63%) Migration
6 13 (10.57%) ITSM
7 12 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (9.76%) Information Security Governance
7 12 (9.76%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 11 (8.94%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (8.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 11 (8.94%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (8.94%) Risk Management
9 9 (7.32%) Incident Management
9 9 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (7.32%) Storage Management
10 8 (6.50%) Mobile Device Management
10 8 (6.50%) Risk Analysis
11 7 (5.69%) Project Management
11 7 (5.69%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.82%) SQL
2 14 (11.38%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.07%) C#
3 5 (4.07%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.25%) PHP
5 1 (0.81%) C
5 1 (0.81%) Java
5 1 (0.81%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (20.33%) CISSP
2 13 (10.57%) CISM
3 12 (9.76%) CISA
4 8 (6.50%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (6.50%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (5.69%) CEH
6 6 (4.88%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 6 (4.88%) CHFI
7 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (4.07%) SC Cleared
7 5 (4.07%) Security Cleared
8 4 (3.25%) CRISC
8 4 (3.25%) Degree
9 3 (2.44%) CCA
9 3 (2.44%) CCEA
9 3 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (2.44%) GIAC
9 3 (2.44%) MCSE
9 3 (2.44%) VCP5
9 3 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (8.94%) SLA
3 8 (6.50%) NIST
4 6 (4.88%) COBIT
5 3 (2.44%) GDPR
5 3 (2.44%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.63%) ISAE 3402
6 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.81%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.81%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.81%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.81%) PSD2
7 1 (0.81%) QA
7 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (34.15%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.76%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (7.32%) Shibboleth
3 9 (7.32%) VMware NSX
4 5 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.44%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.44%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (2.44%) vSphere
5 3 (2.44%) XenApp
6 1 (0.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (11.38%) SCCM
2 10 (8.13%) WSUS
3 9 (7.32%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (2.44%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.81%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 59 (47.97%) Sony
2 35 (28.46%) Microsoft
3 18 (14.63%) VMware
4 7 (5.69%) Cisco
4 7 (5.69%) Oracle
5 5 (4.07%) Citrix
6 4 (3.25%) DevExpress
7 3 (2.44%) iManage
7 3 (2.44%) NetApp
7 3 (2.44%) Qualys
7 3 (2.44%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.44%) Symantec
8 2 (1.63%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.63%) Nokia
8 2 (1.63%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.81%) Adobe
9 1 (0.81%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.81%) HP
9 1 (0.81%) Lotus
9 1 (0.81%) Veeam