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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 254 291 276
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -15
Permanent jobs citing CISM 60 49 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.55% 0.40% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.24% 1.77% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 51 42 45
Average salary £62,500 £55,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.61% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £41,200
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,150 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +9.67%
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
2677 2772 2996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.34% 22.73% 25.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2290 2371 2688
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,000 £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 24 November 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 24 November 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 81 (92.05%) CISSP
2 72 (81.82%) Information Security
3 39 (44.32%) Finance
4 37 (42.05%) Degree
5 36 (40.91%) CISA
6 35 (39.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 34 (38.64%) Risk Management
8 23 (26.14%) Windows
8 23 (26.14%) Management Information System
9 22 (25.00%) Firewall
10 21 (23.86%) Computer Science
11 18 (20.45%) UNIX
12 15 (17.05%) Banking
12 15 (17.05%) Linux
13 13 (14.77%) Risk Assessment
13 13 (14.77%) CRISC
14 12 (13.64%) PCI DSS
14 12 (13.64%) Project Management
14 12 (13.64%) Cisco
15 11 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
16 10 (11.36%) E-Commerce
16 10 (11.36%) CheckPoint
16 10 (11.36%) Retail
17 9 (10.23%) Penetration Testing
17 9 (10.23%) Law
17 9 (10.23%) Python
17 9 (10.23%) Perl
18 8 (9.09%) ITIL
18 8 (9.09%) LAN
18 8 (9.09%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 (1.14%) IIS
1 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) MS Office
2 3 (3.41%) SmartSuite
3 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (25.00%) Firewall
2 8 (9.09%) LAN
2 8 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 7 (7.95%) DMZ
3 7 (7.95%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (6.82%) Internet
4 6 (6.82%) VPN
5 4 (4.55%) WAN
5 4 (4.55%) Network Security
6 3 (3.41%) Wireless Security
6 3 (3.41%) Wireshark
6 3 (3.41%) Wireless
6 3 (3.41%) SAN
7 2 (2.27%) LDAP
8 1 (1.14%) DNS
8 1 (1.14%) DHCP
8 1 (1.14%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.14%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.14%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.14%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Metasploit
General
1 39 (44.32%) Finance
2 15 (17.05%) Banking
3 10 (11.36%) Retail
4 9 (10.23%) Law
5 8 (9.09%) iGaming
6 7 (7.95%) Legal
7 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
7 6 (6.82%) Games
8 3 (3.41%) Advertising
9 2 (2.27%) Investment Banking
10 1 (1.14%) Retail Banking
10 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
10 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (27.27%) Analyst
2 23 (26.14%) Security Analyst
3 17 (19.32%) Information Analyst
3 17 (19.32%) Consultant
3 17 (19.32%) Information Security Analyst
4 14 (15.91%) Security Consultant
5 11 (12.50%) Security Manager
6 8 (9.09%) Head of Security
7 5 (5.68%) Information Specialist
7 5 (5.68%) Information Security Specialist
7 5 (5.68%) Information Manager
7 5 (5.68%) Information Security Consultant
7 5 (5.68%) Information Security Manager
7 5 (5.68%) Risk Analyst
7 5 (5.68%) Security Specialist
8 4 (4.55%) Security Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) IT Security Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Security Risk Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Information Assurance Analyst
9 2 (2.27%) Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) SailPoint
2 2 (2.27%) Web Services
2 2 (2.27%) SAML
3 1 (1.14%) OAuth
3 1 (1.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.14%) Management Information System
2 21 (23.86%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.82%) Cryptography
4 3 (3.41%) PKI
4 3 (3.41%) CESG
5 2 (2.27%) FMCG
6 1 (1.14%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.14%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 23 (26.14%) Windows
2 18 (20.45%) UNIX
3 15 (17.05%) Linux
4 3 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.27%) Solaris
6 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (81.82%) Information Security
2 34 (38.64%) Risk Management
3 13 (14.77%) Risk Assessment
4 12 (13.64%) Project Management
5 11 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
6 10 (11.36%) E-Commerce
7 9 (10.23%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (9.09%) ITIL
9 6 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (6.82%) Security Management
10 5 (5.68%) Database Security
10 5 (5.68%) ISMS
10 5 (5.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 5 (5.68%) Risk Analysis
11 4 (4.55%) OWASP
11 4 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (4.55%) Business Analysis
11 4 (4.55%) Incident Management
11 4 (4.55%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.23%) Perl
1 9 (10.23%) Python
2 6 (6.82%) Bash Shell
3 5 (5.68%) Java
4 4 (4.55%) C
4 4 (4.55%) C++
5 2 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 81 (92.05%) CISSP
2 37 (42.05%) Degree
3 36 (40.91%) CISA
4 13 (14.77%) CRISC
5 8 (9.09%) MBA
6 7 (7.95%) ISSAP
6 7 (7.95%) ISSMP
6 7 (7.95%) Security Cleared
7 6 (6.82%) CEH
8 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
8 4 (4.55%) OSCP
8 4 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (4.55%) MCSE
8 4 (4.55%) CCNA
9 3 (3.41%) CCNP
9 3 (3.41%) RHCE
9 3 (3.41%) GSEC
9 3 (3.41%) SSCP
9 3 (3.41%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (39.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (13.64%) PCI DSS
3 6 (6.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (3.41%) COBIT
5 2 (2.27%) QA
5 2 (2.27%) SLA
6 1 (1.14%) COSO
System Software
1 7 (7.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.41%) Nmap
3 2 (2.27%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (2.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (13.64%) Cisco
2 10 (11.36%) CheckPoint
3 6 (6.82%) Oracle
4 3 (3.41%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.41%) Tufin
4 3 (3.41%) AlgoSec
4 3 (3.41%) Juniper
5 2 (2.27%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.27%) Dell
5 2 (2.27%) Symantec
5 2 (2.27%) McAfee
5 2 (2.27%) ArcSight
5 2 (2.27%) IronPort
6 1 (1.14%) Apple
6 1 (1.14%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (1.14%) ForgeRock
6 1 (1.14%) Websense
6 1 (1.14%) NetApp
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