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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 282 269 244
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -25
Permanent jobs citing CISM 36 52 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.45% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.24% 2.05% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 27 40 78
Average salary £58,000 £56,250 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.11% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £88,000 £80,500 £75,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +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
2906 2540 3159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.31% 21.78% 25.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2390 2236 2835
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 £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 (94.38%) CISSP
2 76 (85.39%) Information Security
3 52 (58.43%) Finance
4 40 (44.94%) Management Information System
5 30 (33.71%) CISA
6 28 (31.46%) Degree
7 27 (30.34%) Risk Management
8 26 (29.21%) Banking
9 20 (22.47%) Project Management
10 18 (20.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 16 (17.98%) Windows
12 15 (16.85%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (16.85%) Penetration Testing
12 15 (16.85%) Change Management
12 15 (16.85%) Risk Assessment
13 14 (15.73%) CCNP
14 13 (14.61%) Linux
15 12 (13.48%) UNIX
15 12 (13.48%) Vulnerability Management
16 11 (12.36%) Firewall
17 10 (11.24%) LAN
17 10 (11.24%) Cyber Security
18 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
18 9 (10.11%) Operations Management
18 9 (10.11%) Computer Science
18 9 (10.11%) Security Testing
18 9 (10.11%) Splunk
18 9 (10.11%) ITIL
18 9 (10.11%) GIAC
19 8 (8.99%) Cryptography

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS Office
2 3 (3.37%) SmartSuite
3 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.36%) Firewall
2 10 (11.24%) LAN
3 8 (8.99%) Network Security
4 7 (7.87%) Internet
5 6 (6.74%) VPN
5 6 (6.74%) WAN
5 6 (6.74%) Wireshark
6 3 (3.37%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (3.37%) SAN
6 3 (3.37%) LDAP
7 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.25%) Wireless
7 2 (2.25%) Wireless Security
8 1 (1.12%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.12%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.12%) DMZ
8 1 (1.12%) DNS
8 1 (1.12%) DHCP
8 1 (1.12%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.12%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Metasploit
General
1 52 (58.43%) Finance
2 26 (29.21%) Banking
3 6 (6.74%) Retail
3 6 (6.74%) Legal
4 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.49%) Advertising
4 4 (4.49%) Law
5 2 (2.25%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.12%) French Language
6 1 (1.12%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (34.83%) Security Analyst
1 31 (34.83%) Analyst
2 26 (29.21%) Consultant
3 21 (23.60%) Information Analyst
3 21 (23.60%) Information Security Analyst
4 15 (16.85%) Security Consultant
5 10 (11.24%) Security Specialist
6 9 (10.11%) Information Specialist
6 9 (10.11%) Information Security Specialist
7 8 (8.99%) Technology Consultant
7 8 (8.99%) Security Manager
8 5 (5.62%) IT Security Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) Information Security Consultant
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Security Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Information Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) Security Officer
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Information Security Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) Security Operations Manager
10 3 (3.37%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.25%) Web Services
1 2 (2.25%) SAML
1 2 (2.25%) SailPoint
2 1 (1.12%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 40 (44.94%) Management Information System
2 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.11%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.99%) Cryptography
4 4 (4.49%) PKI
5 3 (3.37%) CESG
6 1 (1.12%) Equities
6 1 (1.12%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.12%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.98%) Windows
2 13 (14.61%) Linux
3 12 (13.48%) UNIX
4 2 (2.25%) Solaris
5 1 (1.12%) Android
5 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (85.39%) Information Security
2 27 (30.34%) Risk Management
3 20 (22.47%) Project Management
4 15 (16.85%) Penetration Testing
4 15 (16.85%) Change Management
4 15 (16.85%) Risk Assessment
5 12 (13.48%) Vulnerability Management
6 10 (11.24%) Cyber Security
7 9 (10.11%) Operations Management
7 9 (10.11%) Security Testing
7 9 (10.11%) ITIL
8 8 (8.99%) Performance Improvement
8 8 (8.99%) Test Automation
8 8 (8.99%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (8.99%) Stress Testing
8 8 (8.99%) Integration Testing
8 8 (8.99%) Test Management
8 8 (8.99%) System Testing
8 8 (8.99%) Test Strategy
8 8 (8.99%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.74%) Python
1 6 (6.74%) C
1 6 (6.74%) C++
1 6 (6.74%) Java
1 6 (6.74%) Perl
2 2 (2.25%) SQL
3 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 84 (94.38%) CISSP
2 30 (33.71%) CISA
3 28 (31.46%) Degree
4 15 (16.85%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (15.73%) CCNP
6 9 (10.11%) GIAC
7 8 (8.99%) ISEB
7 8 (8.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (7.87%) Security Cleared
9 6 (6.74%) CCNA
9 6 (6.74%) MCSE
9 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (6.74%) RHCE
9 6 (6.74%) GSEC
9 6 (6.74%) GPEN
9 6 (6.74%) OSCP
10 5 (5.62%) SC Cleared
11 3 (3.37%) ISSAP
11 3 (3.37%) ISSMP
11 3 (3.37%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.74%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.25%) COBIT
4 1 (1.12%) COSO
4 1 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.74%) Nmap
2 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.12%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (2.25%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (10.11%) Splunk
2 7 (7.87%) Cisco
3 6 (6.74%) CheckPoint
3 6 (6.74%) Sourcefire
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle
4 4 (4.49%) McAfee
5 3 (3.37%) AlgoSec
5 3 (3.37%) Cyber-Ark
5 3 (3.37%) Tufin
5 3 (3.37%) Juniper
6 2 (2.25%) Dell
6 2 (2.25%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.12%) IronPort
7 1 (1.12%) Symantec
7 1 (1.12%) Apple
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package incl Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50K to 65K + Car + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £52000 - £67000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £120000 per annum + EXCELLENT BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago