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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 99 121 112
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -9
Permanent jobs citing CISM 5 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.36% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.90% 0.29% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
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
556 699 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.66% 38.34% 35.85%
Number of salaries quoted 493 494 483
Average salary £41,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 19 (90.48%) Degree
2 17 (80.95%) ITIL
3 16 (76.19%) CISSP
4 15 (71.43%) Firewall
4 15 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
5 14 (66.67%) Information Security
6 11 (52.38%) Oracle
6 11 (52.38%) SSCP
7 10 (47.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (42.86%) Management Information System
9 8 (38.10%) Wireless
9 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
9 8 (38.10%) LAN
9 8 (38.10%) WAN
9 8 (38.10%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (23.81%) Internet
10 5 (23.81%) CISA
10 5 (23.81%) Finance
11 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
11 4 (19.05%) Identity Management
11 4 (19.05%) Information Management
11 4 (19.05%) Network Security
11 4 (19.05%) Oracle Identity Management
11 4 (19.05%) Cyber Security
12 3 (14.29%) Multicast
12 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
12 3 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 2 (9.52%) SIEM
14 1 (4.76%) FireEye
14 1 (4.76%) WorldPay

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 15 (71.43%) Firewall
2 8 (38.10%) Wireless
2 8 (38.10%) LAN
2 8 (38.10%) WAN
3 5 (23.81%) Internet
4 4 (19.05%) Network Security
5 3 (14.29%) Multicast
6 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Consultant
1 11 (52.38%) Security Consultant
2 10 (47.62%) IT Consultant
2 10 (47.62%) IT Security Consultant
3 7 (33.33%) Security Officer
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Information Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Information Security Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) UNIX
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Solaris
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) ITIL
2 15 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
3 14 (66.67%) Information Security
4 8 (38.10%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (19.05%) Information Management
5 4 (19.05%) Cyber Security
5 4 (19.05%) Identity Management
5 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
6 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.52%) SIEM
8 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (4.76%) Database Security
8 1 (4.76%) Anomaly Detection
8 1 (4.76%) Service Management
8 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.76%) Operations Management
8 1 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) Degree
2 16 (76.19%) CISSP
3 11 (52.38%) SSCP
4 5 (23.81%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) COBIT
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Symantec
2 1 (4.76%) Websense
2 1 (4.76%) AppSense
2 1 (4.76%) Sourcefire
2 1 (4.76%) Qualys
2 1 (4.76%) Splunk
2 1 (4.76%) WorldPay
2 1 (4.76%) FireEye