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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 242 290 285
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -5
Permanent jobs citing CISM 64 47 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.59% 0.40% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.44% 1.69% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 54 41 33
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.52%
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
2627 2788 2971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.09% 23.53% 25.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2282 2367 2669
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 96 (95.05%) CISSP
2 81 (80.20%) Information Security
3 47 (46.53%) CISA
4 42 (41.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 42 (41.58%) Finance
5 40 (39.60%) Degree
6 37 (36.63%) Risk Management
7 29 (28.71%) Firewall
8 27 (26.73%) Computer Science
9 25 (24.75%) Management Information System
9 25 (24.75%) Windows
10 20 (19.80%) UNIX
11 18 (17.82%) Linux
11 18 (17.82%) CRISC
12 16 (15.84%) PCI DSS
13 14 (13.86%) iGaming
13 14 (13.86%) MBA
13 14 (13.86%) TCP/IP
13 14 (13.86%) Security Management
13 14 (13.86%) Risk Assessment
13 14 (13.86%) Cisco
14 13 (12.87%) DMZ
14 13 (12.87%) Perl
14 13 (12.87%) Python
14 13 (12.87%) Active Directory
15 12 (11.88%) Law
15 12 (11.88%) Games
15 12 (11.88%) Banking
15 12 (11.88%) Bash Shell
15 12 (11.88%) Vulnerability Management

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (0.99%) IIS
1 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.96%) MS Office
2 3 (2.97%) SmartSuite
3 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (28.71%) Firewall
2 14 (13.86%) TCP/IP
3 13 (12.87%) DMZ
4 7 (6.93%) VPN
4 7 (6.93%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (5.94%) LAN
6 5 (4.95%) Internet
6 5 (4.95%) Network Security
7 4 (3.96%) Wireless Security
7 4 (3.96%) Wireless
8 3 (2.97%) SAN
9 2 (1.98%) LDAP
9 2 (1.98%) WAN
9 2 (1.98%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.99%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.99%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.99%) DHCP
10 1 (0.99%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.99%) DNS
10 1 (0.99%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.98%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.99%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Metasploit
General
1 42 (41.58%) Finance
2 14 (13.86%) iGaming
3 12 (11.88%) Law
3 12 (11.88%) Games
3 12 (11.88%) Banking
4 8 (7.92%) Retail
5 7 (6.93%) Legal
6 5 (4.95%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.98%) Advertising
8 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (25.74%) Analyst
2 25 (24.75%) Security Analyst
3 18 (17.82%) Information Analyst
3 18 (17.82%) Information Security Analyst
4 15 (14.85%) Consultant
5 14 (13.86%) Head of Security
6 12 (11.88%) Security Consultant
7 11 (10.89%) Security Manager
8 7 (6.93%) Information Security Officer
8 7 (6.93%) Security Engineer
8 7 (6.93%) Security Officer
9 5 (4.95%) IT Security Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) Information Security Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) Information Manager
9 5 (4.95%) Information Security Consultant
9 5 (4.95%) Information Security Manager
9 5 (4.95%) Risk Analyst
10 4 (3.96%) Information Assurance Analyst
10 4 (3.96%) Security Risk Analyst
11 3 (2.97%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.98%) Web Services
1 2 (1.98%) SAML
2 1 (0.99%) OAuth
2 1 (0.99%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.99%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (26.73%) Computer Science
2 25 (24.75%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.95%) Cryptography
5 4 (3.96%) CESG
6 3 (2.97%) PKI
7 2 (1.98%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.98%) FMCG
8 1 (0.99%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.99%) PMI
8 1 (0.99%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 25 (24.75%) Windows
2 20 (19.80%) UNIX
3 18 (17.82%) Linux
4 6 (5.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.99%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.99%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (80.20%) Information Security
2 37 (36.63%) Risk Management
3 14 (13.86%) Security Management
3 14 (13.86%) Risk Assessment
4 12 (11.88%) E-Commerce
4 12 (11.88%) Vulnerability Management
5 10 (9.90%) ITIL
5 10 (9.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (9.90%) Information Security Management
6 9 (8.91%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (8.91%) ISMS
7 8 (7.92%) Security Architecture
7 8 (7.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 8 (7.92%) Business Continuity
7 8 (7.92%) Project Management
8 7 (6.93%) Database Security
9 6 (5.94%) Cyber Security
10 5 (4.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (4.95%) Incident Management
11 4 (3.96%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.87%) Perl
1 13 (12.87%) Python
2 12 (11.88%) Bash Shell
3 4 (3.96%) SQL
4 3 (2.97%) Java
5 2 (1.98%) C
5 2 (1.98%) C++
Qualifications
1 96 (95.05%) CISSP
2 47 (46.53%) CISA
3 40 (39.60%) Degree
4 18 (17.82%) CRISC
5 14 (13.86%) MBA
6 10 (9.90%) CEH
7 9 (8.91%) ISSAP
7 9 (8.91%) ISSMP
8 6 (5.94%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.97%) CISMP
9 3 (2.97%) SSCP
10 2 (1.98%) CIMA
10 2 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.98%) MCSE
10 2 (1.98%) CCNA
10 2 (1.98%) ACCA
10 2 (1.98%) ISACA
10 2 (1.98%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.98%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (41.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (15.84%) PCI DSS
3 11 (10.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (6.93%) COBIT
5 3 (2.97%) QA
6 2 (1.98%) SLA
7 1 (0.99%) COSO
System Software
1 13 (12.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.95%) Snort
3 1 (0.99%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (13.86%) Cisco
2 12 (11.88%) CheckPoint
3 6 (5.94%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.95%) Juniper
5 3 (2.97%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.97%) Symantec
5 3 (2.97%) McAfee
5 3 (2.97%) IronPort
5 3 (2.97%) Tufin
5 3 (2.97%) AlgoSec
5 3 (2.97%) Oracle
6 2 (1.98%) ArcSight
6 2 (1.98%) Websense
6 2 (1.98%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.99%) NetApp
7 1 (0.99%) Apple
7 1 (0.99%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (0.99%) ForgeRock
City of London
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £110000 - £125000 per annum + Good bonus + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + More
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 22 days ago