The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 91 124 113
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -11
Permanent jobs citing CISM 14 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.96% 0.057% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.43% 0.15% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 5
Average salary £46,000 £65,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.23% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £51,750 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -4.54%
CISM
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
575 655 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.57% 37.30% 34.08%
Number of salaries quoted 474 492 493
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,079 £28,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,272 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISM across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

CISM
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISM across the Cambridge region.

CISM Salary Trend in Cambridge

CISM
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISM across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

CISM Salary Histogram in Cambridge

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing CISM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISM.

1 27 (93.10%) CISSP
2 26 (89.66%) Firewall
3 24 (82.76%) Penetration Testing
3 24 (82.76%) Degree
4 23 (79.31%) ITIL
5 20 (68.97%) SSCP
5 20 (68.97%) Information Security
6 19 (65.52%) WAN
7 17 (58.62%) LAN
7 17 (58.62%) Management Information System
7 17 (58.62%) Kalman Filter
8 16 (55.17%) Wireless
8 16 (55.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
9 12 (41.38%) Oracle
10 10 (34.48%) PCI DSS
11 8 (27.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 6 (20.69%) Information Security Management
12 6 (20.69%) Security Management
13 5 (17.24%) SIEM
13 5 (17.24%) Finance
13 5 (17.24%) CISA
13 5 (17.24%) Network Security
14 4 (13.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 4 (13.79%) Cyber Security
14 4 (13.79%) Identity Management
14 4 (13.79%) VPN
14 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
14 4 (13.79%) Information Management
14 4 (13.79%) Oracle Identity Management

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing CISM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 26 (89.66%) Firewall
2 19 (65.52%) WAN
3 17 (58.62%) LAN
4 16 (55.17%) Wireless
5 5 (17.24%) Network Security
6 4 (13.79%) VPN
7 3 (10.34%) Internet
8 2 (6.90%) MPLS
8 2 (6.90%) BGP
8 2 (6.90%) EIGRP
8 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
8 2 (6.90%) DMVPN
8 2 (6.90%) Multicast
9 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Ant
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Consultant
1 13 (44.83%) Security Consultant
2 10 (34.48%) IT Security Consultant
2 10 (34.48%) IT Consultant
3 7 (24.14%) Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Security Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) IT Security Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Security Officer
5 2 (6.90%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Security Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Information Security Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Information Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Information Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 17 (58.62%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (6.90%) Thin Client
3 2 (6.90%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) UNIX
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Solaris
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Penetration Testing
2 23 (79.31%) ITIL
3 20 (68.97%) Information Security
4 17 (58.62%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (27.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (20.69%) Information Security Management
6 6 (20.69%) Security Management
7 5 (17.24%) SIEM
8 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
8 4 (13.79%) Identity Management
8 4 (13.79%) Information Management
8 4 (13.79%) Cyber Security
9 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
9 3 (10.34%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (6.90%) Security Architecture
10 2 (6.90%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (6.90%) DDoS Mitigation
11 1 (3.45%) Anomaly Detection
11 1 (3.45%) Database Security
11 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 27 (93.10%) CISSP
2 24 (82.76%) Degree
3 20 (68.97%) SSCP
4 5 (17.24%) CISA
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.90%) CCNP
5 2 (6.90%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (55.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (34.48%) PCI DSS
3 4 (13.79%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Citrix
2 2 (6.90%) Fortinet
2 2 (6.90%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) AppSense
3 1 (3.45%) Sourcefire
3 1 (3.45%) Qualys
3 1 (3.45%) Splunk
3 1 (3.45%) WorldPay
3 1 (3.45%) Symantec
3 1 (3.45%) Websense