The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 463 500 497
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -3
Permanent jobs citing CISM 459 393 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.40% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.54% 1.47% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 366 316 314
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.16%
CISM
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29878 26792 27166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.55% 27.25% 28.05%
Number of salaries quoted 23951 21354 22478
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISM across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in England

CISM
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISM across the England region.

CISM Salary Trend in England

CISM
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISM across the England region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

CISM Salary Histogram in England

CISM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the England region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +61 222 £66,250 +1.92% 26
South East +7 92 £60,000 +4.34% 14
East Midlands +35 36 £56,250 +7.14% 4
East of England +11 33 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Yorkshire +2 27 £45,000 -10.00% 3
North West +11 22 £44,500 -6.31% 3
West Midlands -37 13 £50,000 +11.11% 3
South West -35 12 £50,000 - 4
North East -22 3 £35,500 -21.11% 1
Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
CISM
UK

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 930 (94.22%) CISSP
2 795 (80.55%) Information Security
3 528 (53.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 392 (39.72%) CISA
5 310 (31.41%) Risk Management
6 297 (30.09%) PCI DSS
7 257 (26.04%) Management Information System
8 236 (23.91%) Finance
9 222 (22.49%) Degree
10 221 (22.39%) Firewall
11 215 (21.78%) ITIL
12 185 (18.74%) Security Management
13 131 (13.27%) Security Architecture
14 130 (13.17%) CRISC
15 128 (12.97%) Windows
16 127 (12.87%) COBIT
17 119 (12.06%) Information Security Management
18 118 (11.96%) Cyber Security
19 115 (11.65%) CEH
20 109 (11.04%) Banking
21 108 (10.94%) Data Protection
22 106 (10.74%) Business Continuity
23 103 (10.44%) Network Security
24 101 (10.23%) SIEM
25 100 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
26 98 (9.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
27 93 (9.42%) Penetration Testing
28 90 (9.12%) Wireless
29 87 (8.81%) Security Cleared
30 86 (8.71%) Vulnerability Management

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 29 (2.94%) IIS
2 10 (1.01%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.41%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.20%) Lync
Applications
1 28 (2.84%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.11%) MS Visio
3 10 (1.01%) MS Office
4 8 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.30%) SmartSuite
5 3 (0.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (0.81%) Office 365
3 7 (0.71%) SaaS
4 6 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.41%) IaaS
6 1 (0.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 221 (22.39%) Firewall
2 103 (10.44%) Network Security
3 90 (9.12%) Wireless
4 67 (6.79%) TCP/IP
5 37 (3.75%) LAN
6 36 (3.65%) WAN
7 31 (3.14%) VPN
8 24 (2.43%) Intrusion Detection
9 22 (2.23%) Wireless Security
10 21 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
10 21 (2.13%) Internet
11 16 (1.62%) LDAP
12 13 (1.32%) DMZ
13 11 (1.11%) Intranet
14 10 (1.01%) DNS
15 6 (0.61%) SAN
15 6 (0.61%) MPLS
15 6 (0.61%) IPsec
16 5 (0.51%) BGP
16 5 (0.51%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (2.03%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.11%) Relational Database
3 6 (0.61%) Amazon Redshift
3 6 (0.61%) Oracle Database
3 6 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 6 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.10%) MySQL
4 1 (0.10%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.10%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (0.61%) JIRA
2 2 (0.20%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.10%) Ant
3 1 (0.10%) Hudson
General
1 236 (23.91%) Finance
2 109 (11.04%) Banking
3 73 (7.40%) Legal
4 71 (7.19%) Law
5 66 (6.69%) Retail
6 40 (4.05%) Telecoms
7 34 (3.44%) Games
8 24 (2.43%) Marketing
8 24 (2.43%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.42%) iGaming
10 13 (1.32%) Financial Institution
11 11 (1.11%) Investment Banking
12 8 (0.81%) Advertising
13 7 (0.71%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.51%) Automotive
14 5 (0.51%) Czech Language
15 3 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.30%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.20%) Local Government
16 2 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 193 (19.55%) Security Manager
2 175 (17.73%) Analyst
3 169 (17.12%) Security Analyst
4 153 (15.50%) Consultant
5 142 (14.39%) Security Consultant
6 118 (11.96%) Information Manager
7 115 (11.65%) Information Security Manager
8 109 (11.04%) Architect
9 101 (10.23%) Security Engineer
10 100 (10.13%) Security Architect
11 85 (8.61%) Information Analyst
12 83 (8.41%) Information Security Analyst
13 65 (6.59%) Security Officer
14 56 (5.67%) Head of Security
15 55 (5.57%) Information Security Officer
16 49 (4.96%) Information Security Engineer
17 42 (4.26%) Information Security Consultant
18 33 (3.34%) Security Specialist
19 29 (2.94%) Head of Information Security
20 25 (2.53%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (0.91%) .NET
2 8 (0.81%) Web Services
3 6 (0.61%) REST
3 6 (0.61%) SOAP
4 4 (0.41%) Middleware
5 2 (0.20%) SailPoint
5 2 (0.20%) XML
6 1 (0.10%) HTML
6 1 (0.10%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.10%) AppFabric
6 1 (0.10%) Ajax
6 1 (0.10%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 257 (26.04%) Management Information System
2 100 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
3 82 (8.31%) Computer Science
4 34 (3.44%) CESG
5 25 (2.53%) PKI
6 24 (2.43%) Cryptography
7 21 (2.13%) RMADS
7 21 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
8 15 (1.52%) Mathematics
9 14 (1.42%) CESG CLAS
10 11 (1.11%) EMV
10 11 (1.11%) Open Source
11 10 (1.01%) Hedge funds
11 10 (1.01%) SWIFT
12 9 (0.91%) Mobile Payment
13 8 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
13 8 (0.81%) CMDB
13 8 (0.81%) GIS
14 6 (0.61%) FMCG
15 5 (0.51%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 128 (12.97%) Windows
2 76 (7.70%) Linux
3 59 (5.98%) UNIX
4 8 (0.81%) Android
5 7 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.41%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.41%) Solaris
8 3 (0.30%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.20%) AIX
9 2 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 795 (80.55%) Information Security
2 310 (31.41%) Risk Management
3 215 (21.78%) ITIL
4 185 (18.74%) Security Management
5 131 (13.27%) Security Architecture
6 119 (12.06%) Information Security Management
7 118 (11.96%) Cyber Security
8 108 (10.94%) Data Protection
9 106 (10.74%) Business Continuity
10 101 (10.23%) SIEM
11 93 (9.42%) Penetration Testing
12 86 (8.71%) Vulnerability Management
13 81 (8.21%) Incident Management
14 80 (8.11%) TOGAF
14 80 (8.11%) E-Commerce
15 73 (7.40%) Disaster Recovery
16 72 (7.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 67 (6.79%) ISMS
18 59 (5.98%) Project Management
19 58 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 31 (3.14%) SQL
2 16 (1.62%) Bash Shell
2 16 (1.62%) C
3 15 (1.52%) Python
3 15 (1.52%) Perl
4 12 (1.22%) Java
5 6 (0.61%) C++
6 5 (0.51%) APL
7 2 (0.20%) Ruby
7 2 (0.20%) PHP
8 1 (0.10%) VB
8 1 (0.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 930 (94.22%) CISSP
2 392 (39.72%) CISA
3 222 (22.49%) Degree
4 130 (13.17%) CRISC
5 115 (11.65%) CEH
6 87 (8.81%) Security Cleared
7 54 (5.47%) Cisco Certification
8 52 (5.27%) GIAC
9 49 (4.96%) CISMP
9 49 (4.96%) SC Cleared
10 44 (4.46%) SSCP
10 44 (4.46%) PCI QSA
11 32 (3.24%) ISSAP
11 32 (3.24%) ISSMP
12 31 (3.14%) CCNA
13 26 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
14 25 (2.53%) MCSE
15 16 (1.62%) ISEB
15 16 (1.62%) CCNP
16 15 (1.52%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 528 (53.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 297 (30.09%) PCI DSS
3 127 (12.87%) COBIT
4 98 (9.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 20 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 19 (1.93%) COSO
7 18 (1.82%) QA
8 13 (1.32%) SLA
9 9 (0.91%) BS7799
9 9 (0.91%) HIPAA
10 7 (0.71%) ISO 9001
10 7 (0.71%) BS25999
11 6 (0.61%) Data Quality
12 4 (0.41%) EMIR
12 4 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
12 4 (0.41%) MiFID
12 4 (0.41%) Basel II
13 2 (0.20%) JSP 440
14 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 64 (6.48%) Active Directory
2 28 (2.84%) Snort
3 11 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.61%) Xen
4 6 (0.61%) Nmap
4 6 (0.61%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.10%) XenApp
5 1 (0.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (2.43%) Norton AntiVirus
2 15 (1.52%) Nessus
3 6 (0.61%) OpenView
4 3 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (0.30%) SCCM
4 3 (0.30%) WSUS
5 2 (0.20%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.20%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.20%) Nagios
6 1 (0.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.10%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 71 (7.19%) Cisco
2 58 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 56 (5.67%) CheckPoint
4 36 (3.65%) McAfee
5 30 (3.04%) Oracle
6 29 (2.94%) Juniper
7 26 (2.63%) Symantec
8 22 (2.23%) Cyber-Ark
9 21 (2.13%) IronPort
10 20 (2.03%) VMware
11 19 (1.93%) Websense
12 18 (1.82%) Splunk
12 18 (1.82%) Fortinet
13 16 (1.62%) Qualys
14 15 (1.52%) ArcSight
15 14 (1.42%) Citrix
16 12 (1.22%) Sourcefire
17 10 (1.01%) Red Hat
18 9 (0.91%) NetApp
19 8 (0.81%) Blue Coat
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens + Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Marlborough, Wiltshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Circa 80K + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + OT
Posted: 6 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + PMI + Pension + Life Assurance
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday