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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 90 - 119
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CISM 16 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.14% - 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.07% - 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 5
Average salary £46,000 - £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -8.33%
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
521 703 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.98% 38.21% 37.85%
Number of salaries quoted 442 547 590
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

CISM Salary Histogram in Cambridge

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (100.00%) CISSP
2 26 (96.30%) Firewall
3 24 (88.89%) Penetration Testing
4 22 (81.48%) Degree
5 21 (77.78%) ITIL
6 20 (74.07%) SSCP
7 19 (70.37%) WAN
8 18 (66.67%) Information Security
9 17 (62.96%) Management Information System
9 17 (62.96%) LAN
9 17 (62.96%) Kalman Filter
10 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
10 16 (59.26%) Wireless
11 14 (51.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 12 (44.44%) Oracle
13 10 (37.04%) PCI DSS
14 8 (29.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 6 (22.22%) Information Security Management
15 6 (22.22%) Security Management
16 5 (18.52%) Finance
16 5 (18.52%) SIEM
16 5 (18.52%) CISA
17 4 (14.81%) Identity Management
17 4 (14.81%) VPN
17 4 (14.81%) Oracle Identity Management
17 4 (14.81%) COBIT
17 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
17 4 (14.81%) Information Management
17 4 (14.81%) Cyber Security
17 4 (14.81%) Network Security

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (96.30%) Firewall
2 19 (70.37%) WAN
3 17 (62.96%) LAN
4 16 (59.26%) Wireless
5 4 (14.81%) VPN
5 4 (14.81%) Network Security
6 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.41%) MPLS
6 2 (7.41%) BGP
6 2 (7.41%) EIGRP
6 2 (7.41%) DMVPN
7 1 (3.70%) Internet
7 1 (3.70%) HTTP
7 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Ant
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Consultant
1 13 (48.15%) Security Consultant
2 10 (37.04%) IT Consultant
2 10 (37.04%) IT Security Consultant
3 7 (25.93%) IT Security Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Security Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Security Officer
5 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Information Security Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Information Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Security Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Information Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 17 (62.96%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Fat Client
2 2 (7.41%) Thin Client
2 2 (7.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) UNIX
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Solaris
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Penetration Testing
2 21 (77.78%) ITIL
3 18 (66.67%) Information Security
4 17 (62.96%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (29.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (22.22%) Information Security Management
6 6 (22.22%) Security Management
7 5 (18.52%) SIEM
8 4 (14.81%) Identity Management
8 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
8 4 (14.81%) Information Management
8 4 (14.81%) Cyber Security
9 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 3 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
10 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (7.41%) DDoS Mitigation
11 1 (3.70%) Database Security
11 1 (3.70%) Anomaly Detection
11 1 (3.70%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) CISSP
2 22 (81.48%) Degree
3 20 (74.07%) SSCP
4 5 (18.52%) CISA
5 2 (7.41%) CCNP
5 2 (7.41%) CCNA
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (51.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (37.04%) PCI DSS
3 4 (14.81%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Fortinet
2 2 (7.41%) VMware
2 2 (7.41%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) WorldPay
3 1 (3.70%) Websense
3 1 (3.70%) Symantec
3 1 (3.70%) AppSense
3 1 (3.70%) Sourcefire
3 1 (3.70%) Splunk
3 1 (3.70%) Qualys