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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 239 275 259
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -16
Permanent jobs citing CISM 72 38 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.69% 0.37% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.59% 1.54% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 57 31 52
Average salary £62,500 £68,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £79,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
2782 2475 2842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.74% 23.83% 26.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2350 2088 2526
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 February 2015.

CISM Salary Histogram in the City of London

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 121 (90.98%) CISSP
2 106 (79.70%) Information Security
3 66 (49.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 60 (45.11%) Finance
4 60 (45.11%) Risk Management
5 58 (43.61%) CISA
6 42 (31.58%) Management Information System
7 41 (30.83%) Degree
8 34 (25.56%) Firewall
9 33 (24.81%) CRISC
10 31 (23.31%) Windows
11 28 (21.05%) PCI DSS
12 27 (20.30%) Computer Science
13 26 (19.55%) Security Management
14 25 (18.80%) ITIL
15 23 (17.29%) UNIX
16 20 (15.04%) Information Security Management
17 19 (14.29%) ISMS
17 19 (14.29%) Cyber Security
17 19 (14.29%) Linux
18 18 (13.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 18 (13.53%) CEH
18 18 (13.53%) Security Architecture
19 17 (12.78%) CheckPoint
19 17 (12.78%) Cisco
19 17 (12.78%) Active Directory
20 16 (12.03%) Law
20 16 (12.03%) COBIT
20 16 (12.03%) Vulnerability Management
21 15 (11.28%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 2 (1.50%) IIS
1 2 (1.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.01%) MS Office
2 3 (2.26%) SmartSuite
3 2 (1.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (25.56%) Firewall
2 12 (9.02%) DMZ
2 12 (9.02%) TCP/IP
3 10 (7.52%) Network Security
4 9 (6.77%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (6.77%) VPN
5 5 (3.76%) LAN
5 5 (3.76%) Internet
5 5 (3.76%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (3.01%) Wireless Security
6 4 (3.01%) Wireless
7 2 (1.50%) SAN
7 2 (1.50%) LDAP
8 1 (0.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 60 (45.11%) Finance
2 16 (12.03%) Law
3 14 (10.53%) iGaming
4 12 (9.02%) Games
5 9 (6.77%) Banking
6 6 (4.51%) Retail
7 5 (3.76%) Telecoms
7 5 (3.76%) Legal
8 3 (2.26%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.50%) Advertising
10 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (21.05%) Security Manager
2 23 (17.29%) Analyst
3 21 (15.79%) Security Analyst
4 20 (15.04%) Head of Security
5 14 (10.53%) Information Analyst
5 14 (10.53%) Information Manager
5 14 (10.53%) Information Security Analyst
6 13 (9.77%) Security Engineer
6 13 (9.77%) Consultant
7 12 (9.02%) Information Security Manager
7 12 (9.02%) Information Security Officer
7 12 (9.02%) Security Officer
8 11 (8.27%) Information Security Engineer
8 11 (8.27%) Security Consultant
9 7 (5.26%) Head of IT
10 6 (4.51%) Head of IT Security
11 5 (3.76%) Auditor
11 5 (3.76%) IT Security Manager
11 5 (3.76%) Risk Analyst
11 5 (3.76%) IT Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.50%) .NET
1 2 (1.50%) Web Services
2 1 (0.75%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 42 (31.58%) Management Information System
2 27 (20.30%) Computer Science
3 12 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.01%) CESG
4 4 (3.01%) Cryptography
4 4 (3.01%) PKI
4 4 (3.01%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.50%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.50%) NHS
5 2 (1.50%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.50%) FMCG
5 2 (1.50%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.75%) PMI
6 1 (0.75%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 31 (23.31%) Windows
2 23 (17.29%) UNIX
3 19 (14.29%) Linux
4 6 (4.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (79.70%) Information Security
2 60 (45.11%) Risk Management
3 26 (19.55%) Security Management
4 25 (18.80%) ITIL
5 20 (15.04%) Information Security Management
6 19 (14.29%) ISMS
6 19 (14.29%) Cyber Security
7 18 (13.53%) Security Architecture
8 16 (12.03%) Vulnerability Management
9 15 (11.28%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (9.77%) Business Continuity
10 13 (9.77%) Risk Assessment
11 12 (9.02%) Penetration Testing
11 12 (9.02%) E-Commerce
12 11 (8.27%) Change Management
13 10 (7.52%) Project Management
13 10 (7.52%) Data Security
14 9 (6.77%) E-Discovery
14 9 (6.77%) Database Security
14 9 (6.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.02%) Perl
1 12 (9.02%) Python
1 12 (9.02%) Bash Shell
2 9 (6.77%) SQL
3 3 (2.26%) Java
4 2 (1.50%) C++
5 1 (0.75%) C
Qualifications
1 121 (90.98%) CISSP
2 58 (43.61%) CISA
3 41 (30.83%) Degree
4 33 (24.81%) CRISC
5 18 (13.53%) CEH
6 14 (10.53%) MBA
7 8 (6.02%) ISSAP
7 8 (6.02%) ISSMP
7 8 (6.02%) CISMP
8 6 (4.51%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.26%) ISACA
9 3 (2.26%) SSCP
10 2 (1.50%) ACCA
10 2 (1.50%) MCSE
10 2 (1.50%) CCNA
10 2 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.50%) CIMA
10 2 (1.50%) OSCP
11 1 (0.75%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (49.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (21.05%) PCI DSS
3 18 (13.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 16 (12.03%) COBIT
5 4 (3.01%) QA
6 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (1.50%) SLA
7 1 (0.75%) COSO
System Software
1 17 (12.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.51%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (3.01%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.50%) OpenView
3 1 (0.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 17 (12.78%) Cisco
1 17 (12.78%) CheckPoint
2 12 (9.02%) Juniper
3 9 (6.77%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.26%) Oracle
5 6 (4.51%) McAfee
5 6 (4.51%) Fortinet
5 6 (4.51%) IronPort
5 6 (4.51%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.01%) ArcSight
6 4 (3.01%) Websense
6 4 (3.01%) Symantec
7 3 (2.26%) Tufin
7 3 (2.26%) AlgoSec
7 3 (2.26%) Cyber-Ark
8 2 (1.50%) Trustwave
8 2 (1.50%) Remedy
8 2 (1.50%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.50%) Citrix
8 2 (1.50%) BMC
City, London
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: Unspecified Compretitive Salary offered
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 18 days ago