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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 237 279 267
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -12
Permanent jobs citing CISM 74 35 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.72% 0.34% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.87% 1.36% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 59 30 42
Average salary £65,000 £68,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.10% +24.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £48,400 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £72,250
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
2574 2582 2848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.00% 24.90% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2241 2185 2535
Average salary £52,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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.

1 104 (91.23%) CISSP
2 91 (79.82%) Information Security
3 52 (45.61%) CISA
4 51 (44.74%) Finance
4 51 (44.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 48 (42.11%) Risk Management
6 39 (34.21%) Degree
7 35 (30.70%) Management Information System
7 35 (30.70%) Firewall
8 29 (25.44%) CRISC
9 27 (23.68%) Windows
10 26 (22.81%) Computer Science
11 24 (21.05%) PCI DSS
12 23 (20.18%) Security Management
13 22 (19.30%) UNIX
14 19 (16.67%) Information Security Management
15 17 (14.91%) Linux
16 16 (14.04%) CheckPoint
16 16 (14.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 16 (14.04%) Security Architecture
16 16 (14.04%) ISMS
17 15 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
17 15 (13.16%) ITIL
17 15 (13.16%) Cisco
17 15 (13.16%) CEH
18 14 (12.28%) Law
18 14 (12.28%) MBA
18 14 (12.28%) Cyber Security
18 14 (12.28%) iGaming
19 13 (11.40%) Business Continuity

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (0.88%) IIS
1 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (4.39%) MS Office
2 4 (3.51%) SmartSuite
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (30.70%) Firewall
2 13 (11.40%) TCP/IP
3 12 (10.53%) DMZ
4 10 (8.77%) VPN
5 7 (6.14%) Network Security
6 6 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (5.26%) LAN
6 6 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (4.39%) Internet
8 4 (3.51%) Wireless Security
8 4 (3.51%) Wireless
9 1 (0.88%) SAN
9 1 (0.88%) WAN
9 1 (0.88%) DHCP
9 1 (0.88%) DNS
9 1 (0.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 51 (44.74%) Finance
2 14 (12.28%) Law
2 14 (12.28%) iGaming
3 12 (10.53%) Games
4 11 (9.65%) Banking
5 7 (6.14%) Retail
6 6 (5.26%) Legal
7 5 (4.39%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.75%) Advertising
9 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (20.18%) Analyst
2 22 (19.30%) Security Analyst
3 19 (16.67%) Security Manager
4 15 (13.16%) Information Security Analyst
4 15 (13.16%) Information Analyst
5 14 (12.28%) Head of Security
6 13 (11.40%) Consultant
7 12 (10.53%) Security Officer
7 12 (10.53%) Information Security Officer
8 11 (9.65%) Security Engineer
8 11 (9.65%) Information Manager
9 10 (8.77%) Information Security Manager
9 10 (8.77%) Security Consultant
10 9 (7.89%) Information Security Engineer
11 5 (4.39%) IT Auditor
11 5 (4.39%) Risk Analyst
11 5 (4.39%) Auditor
11 5 (4.39%) IT Security Analyst
12 4 (3.51%) Security Risk Analyst
12 4 (3.51%) Information Assurance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.75%) Web Services
2 1 (0.88%) .NET
2 1 (0.88%) SAML
2 1 (0.88%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 35 (30.70%) Management Information System
2 26 (22.81%) Computer Science
3 11 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.39%) Cryptography
5 4 (3.51%) PKI
5 4 (3.51%) CESG
6 2 (1.75%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.75%) FMCG
7 1 (0.88%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.88%) PMI
7 1 (0.88%) NHS
7 1 (0.88%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 27 (23.68%) Windows
2 22 (19.30%) UNIX
3 17 (14.91%) Linux
4 6 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (79.82%) Information Security
2 48 (42.11%) Risk Management
3 23 (20.18%) Security Management
4 19 (16.67%) Information Security Management
5 16 (14.04%) Security Architecture
5 16 (14.04%) ISMS
6 15 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (13.16%) ITIL
7 14 (12.28%) Cyber Security
8 13 (11.40%) Business Continuity
9 12 (10.53%) E-Commerce
9 12 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
9 12 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
10 10 (8.77%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (8.77%) Project Management
11 9 (7.89%) Database Security
11 9 (7.89%) E-Discovery
12 8 (7.02%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 6 (5.26%) Data Security
14 5 (4.39%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.53%) Python
1 12 (10.53%) Perl
1 12 (10.53%) Bash Shell
2 6 (5.26%) SQL
3 2 (1.75%) Java
4 1 (0.88%) C
4 1 (0.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 104 (91.23%) CISSP
2 52 (45.61%) CISA
3 39 (34.21%) Degree
4 29 (25.44%) CRISC
5 15 (13.16%) CEH
6 14 (12.28%) MBA
7 9 (7.89%) ISSAP
7 9 (7.89%) ISSMP
8 7 (6.14%) CISMP
9 6 (5.26%) Security Cleared
10 3 (2.63%) SSCP
11 2 (1.75%) ISACA
11 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.75%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.75%) CIMA
11 2 (1.75%) ACCA
12 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.88%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (44.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (21.05%) PCI DSS
3 16 (14.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (10.53%) COBIT
5 4 (3.51%) QA
6 2 (1.75%) SLA
7 1 (0.88%) COSO
System Software
1 13 (11.40%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.26%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (14.04%) CheckPoint
2 15 (13.16%) Cisco
3 10 (8.77%) Juniper
4 7 (6.14%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.26%) IronPort
5 6 (5.26%) Oracle
5 6 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.51%) AlgoSec
6 4 (3.51%) Fortinet
6 4 (3.51%) Tufin
6 4 (3.51%) Symantec
6 4 (3.51%) McAfee
7 3 (2.63%) Websense
8 2 (1.75%) ArcSight
8 2 (1.75%) Trustwave
8 2 (1.75%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.88%) NetApp
9 1 (0.88%) Cyber-Ark
9 1 (0.88%) ForgeRock
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: Unspecified Compretitive Salary offered
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
GA Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive, benefits and much more
Posted: 19 days ago