Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for CISMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 October 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.

ISEB Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 354 376 396
Rank change year-on-year +22 +20 -
Contract jobs citing CISMP 10 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.062% 0.029% 0.026%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 0.11% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
South East median daily rate £400 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +22.22% -
England median daily rate £450 £550 £350
% change year-on-year -18.18% +57.14% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

CISMP 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 the South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3592 4443 5157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.12% 26.16% 26.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2045 2691 3052
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.06% +6.60%
10th Percentile £213 £255 £258
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 216 212 247
South East median hourly rate £24.38 £26.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -3.70% +58.82%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £52.25 £50.70
England median hourly rate £26.00 £25.31 £22.50
% change year-on-year +2.73% +12.49% +15.38%

CISMP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CISMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for CISMP in the South East

CISMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CISMP in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for CISMP in the South East

CISMP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISMP within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Thames Valley +8 10 £400 -27.27%
Berkshire +13 7 - -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £400 -
CISMP
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CISMP 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 South East region with a requirement for CISMP.

1 10 (100.00%) CISSP
1 10 (100.00%) CISM
2 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (50.00%) Security Operations
4 5 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (50.00%) SIEM
4 5 (50.00%) Information Security
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) Qualys
6 3 (30.00%) Network Security
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
6 3 (30.00%) Conceptual Models
6 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
6 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (30.00%) Change Management
6 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (30.00%) Internet
6 3 (30.00%) Remedy
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (30.00%) MCSE
6 3 (30.00%) CCNP
7 2 (20.00%) Risk Management

CISMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
1 3 (30.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Security Manager
2 5 (50.00%) Information Manager
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (10.00%) Strategy Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 5 (50.00%) SIEM
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Conceptual Models
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CISM
1 10 (100.00%) CISSP
2 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) CCNP
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (30.00%) MCSE
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Qualys
1 3 (30.00%) Remedy