The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 111 142 136
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -6
Permanent jobs citing CISM 15 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.69% 0.083% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.97% 0.25% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 5
Average salary £46,000 £57,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.29% -24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-1.90% -8.69%
CISM
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
760 799 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 34.85% 33.15% 32.36%
Number of salaries quoted 627 604 677
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 £29,500 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

CISM
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

CISM Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

CISM
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISM across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

CISM Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

CISM
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +27 15 £46,000 -29.23%
CISM
East of England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 29 (93.55%) CISSP
2 27 (87.10%) Firewall
3 25 (80.65%) Penetration Testing
4 24 (77.42%) Degree
4 24 (77.42%) ITIL
5 21 (67.74%) SSCP
5 21 (67.74%) Information Security
6 20 (64.52%) WAN
7 18 (58.06%) LAN
8 17 (54.84%) Active Directory
8 17 (54.84%) Management Information System
8 17 (54.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 17 (54.84%) Kalman Filter
9 16 (51.61%) Wireless
10 12 (38.71%) Oracle
11 11 (35.48%) PCI DSS
12 8 (25.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 7 (22.58%) SIEM
14 6 (19.35%) Information Security Management
14 6 (19.35%) Security Management
15 5 (16.13%) Finance
15 5 (16.13%) COBIT
15 5 (16.13%) Network Security
15 5 (16.13%) CISA
15 5 (16.13%) Cyber Security
16 4 (12.90%) Oracle Identity Management
16 4 (12.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 4 (12.90%) Identity Management
16 4 (12.90%) VPN
16 4 (12.90%) Risk Management

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 27 (87.10%) Firewall
2 20 (64.52%) WAN
3 18 (58.06%) LAN
4 16 (51.61%) Wireless
5 5 (16.13%) Network Security
6 4 (12.90%) VPN
7 3 (9.68%) Internet
8 2 (6.45%) MPLS
8 2 (6.45%) BGP
8 2 (6.45%) EIGRP
8 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
8 2 (6.45%) DMVPN
8 2 (6.45%) Multicast
9 1 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Ant
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Consultant
1 13 (41.94%) Security Consultant
2 10 (32.26%) IT Security Consultant
2 10 (32.26%) IT Consultant
3 8 (25.81%) Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Security Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) IT Security Analyst
4 7 (22.58%) Security Officer
5 2 (6.45%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Security Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) IT Security Officer
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Information Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Information Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (6.45%) Thin Client
3 2 (6.45%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.23%) PKI
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) UNIX
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Solaris
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Penetration Testing
2 24 (77.42%) ITIL
3 21 (67.74%) Information Security
4 17 (54.84%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (25.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 7 (22.58%) SIEM
7 6 (19.35%) Information Security Management
7 6 (19.35%) Security Management
8 5 (16.13%) Cyber Security
9 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
9 4 (12.90%) Identity Management
9 4 (12.90%) Information Management
10 3 (9.68%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
11 2 (6.45%) DDoS Mitigation
11 2 (6.45%) Security Architecture
11 2 (6.45%) Vulnerability Management
12 1 (3.23%) Database Security
12 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
12 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 29 (93.55%) CISSP
2 24 (77.42%) Degree
3 21 (67.74%) SSCP
4 5 (16.13%) CISA
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.45%) CCNP
5 2 (6.45%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (54.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (35.48%) PCI DSS
3 5 (16.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (54.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Citrix
2 2 (6.45%) Fortinet
2 2 (6.45%) VMware
3 1 (3.23%) AppSense
3 1 (3.23%) Sourcefire
3 1 (3.23%) Qualys
3 1 (3.23%) Splunk
3 1 (3.23%) WorldPay
3 1 (3.23%) Symantec
3 1 (3.23%) Websense