The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 273 264 250
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Permanent jobs citing CISM 41 56 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.48% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.46% 2.22% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 33 45 76
Average salary £58,000 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,050 £42,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £74,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £51,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.85% +8.42%
CISM
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2814 2518 3164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.84% 21.38% 25.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2322 2213 2843
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CISM
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

CISM Salary Trend in the City of London

CISM
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISM across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

CISM Salary Histogram in the City of London

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 84 (92.31%) CISSP
2 78 (85.71%) Information Security
3 50 (54.95%) Finance
4 40 (43.96%) Management Information System
5 32 (35.16%) Degree
6 29 (31.87%) CISA
7 28 (30.77%) Risk Management
8 23 (25.27%) Banking
8 23 (25.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 20 (21.98%) Project Management
10 17 (18.68%) Windows
11 14 (15.38%) Change Management
11 14 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
11 14 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
11 14 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (15.38%) Computer Science
12 13 (14.29%) UNIX
12 13 (14.29%) Linux
13 12 (13.19%) CCNP
13 12 (13.19%) Firewall
14 11 (12.09%) Vulnerability Management
14 11 (12.09%) LAN
15 10 (10.99%) ITIL
16 9 (9.89%) Cisco
16 9 (9.89%) GIAC
16 9 (9.89%) Operations Management
17 8 (8.79%) Network Security
17 8 (8.79%) Cyber Security
17 8 (8.79%) Cryptography
18 7 (7.69%) Retail

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.10%) IIS
1 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) MS Office
2 3 (3.30%) SmartSuite
3 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.19%) Firewall
2 11 (12.09%) LAN
3 8 (8.79%) Network Security
4 7 (7.69%) WAN
4 7 (7.69%) Internet
5 6 (6.59%) VPN
5 6 (6.59%) Wireshark
6 4 (4.40%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.30%) SAN
8 2 (2.20%) Wireless
8 2 (2.20%) Wireless Security
8 2 (2.20%) LDAP
8 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.10%) DNS
9 1 (1.10%) DHCP
9 1 (1.10%) Kerberos
9 1 (1.10%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.10%) DMZ
9 1 (1.10%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.10%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Metasploit
General
1 50 (54.95%) Finance
2 23 (25.27%) Banking
3 7 (7.69%) Retail
4 6 (6.59%) Legal
5 5 (5.49%) Law
5 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
6 4 (4.40%) Advertising
7 2 (2.20%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.10%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.10%) French Language
8 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (34.07%) Analyst
2 30 (32.97%) Security Analyst
3 24 (26.37%) Consultant
4 21 (23.08%) Information Analyst
4 21 (23.08%) Information Security Analyst
5 15 (16.48%) Security Consultant
6 12 (13.19%) Security Manager
7 9 (9.89%) Security Specialist
7 9 (9.89%) Information Security Specialist
7 9 (9.89%) Information Specialist
8 6 (6.59%) Technology Consultant
8 6 (6.59%) Information Security Consultant
9 5 (5.49%) IT Security Analyst
9 5 (5.49%) Security Officer
10 4 (4.40%) Senior Information Analyst
10 4 (4.40%) Senior Information Security Analyst
10 4 (4.40%) Information Manager
10 4 (4.40%) Information Security Manager
10 4 (4.40%) Senior Security Analyst
10 4 (4.40%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) Web Services
1 2 (2.20%) SAML
1 2 (2.20%) SailPoint
2 1 (1.10%) .NET
2 1 (1.10%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 40 (43.96%) Management Information System
2 14 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.79%) Cryptography
4 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.30%) PKI
5 3 (3.30%) CESG
6 2 (2.20%) FMCG
7 1 (1.10%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.10%) PMI
7 1 (1.10%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.68%) Windows
2 13 (14.29%) Linux
2 13 (14.29%) UNIX
3 2 (2.20%) Solaris
4 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.10%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (85.71%) Information Security
2 28 (30.77%) Risk Management
3 20 (21.98%) Project Management
4 14 (15.38%) Change Management
4 14 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
4 14 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (12.09%) Vulnerability Management
6 10 (10.99%) ITIL
7 9 (9.89%) Operations Management
8 8 (8.79%) Cyber Security
9 7 (7.69%) OWASP
9 7 (7.69%) Security Testing
10 6 (6.59%) Integration Testing
10 6 (6.59%) Test Management
10 6 (6.59%) System Testing
10 6 (6.59%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (6.59%) Stress Testing
10 6 (6.59%) Test Automation
10 6 (6.59%) Performance Improvement
10 6 (6.59%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.69%) C++
1 7 (7.69%) Java
2 6 (6.59%) Perl
2 6 (6.59%) C
2 6 (6.59%) Python
3 2 (2.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 84 (92.31%) CISSP
2 32 (35.16%) Degree
3 29 (31.87%) CISA
4 14 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (13.19%) CCNP
6 9 (9.89%) GIAC
7 7 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 7 (7.69%) OSCP
7 7 (7.69%) CCNA
7 7 (7.69%) MCSE
7 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (6.59%) RHCE
8 6 (6.59%) ISEB
8 6 (6.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (6.59%) GPEN
8 6 (6.59%) GSEC
9 5 (5.49%) SC Cleared
9 5 (5.49%) CRISC
10 4 (4.40%) CEH
10 4 (4.40%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (25.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.49%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.30%) COBIT
4 1 (1.10%) SLA
4 1 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.10%) COSO
System Software
1 6 (6.59%) Nmap
2 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.10%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (9.89%) Cisco
2 7 (7.69%) CheckPoint
2 7 (7.69%) Splunk
3 6 (6.59%) Sourcefire
4 5 (5.49%) Oracle
5 3 (3.30%) Juniper
5 3 (3.30%) AlgoSec
5 3 (3.30%) Tufin
6 2 (2.20%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.20%) Dell
6 2 (2.20%) McAfee
7 1 (1.10%) Symantec
7 1 (1.10%) Apple
7 1 (1.10%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (1.10%) IronPort
City, London
Montash
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Qualserv Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £52000 - £67000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago