The table below looks at the statistics for CISMP in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISMP 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
ISEB Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)
Rank 832 843 857
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +14
Permanent jobs citing CISMP 34 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.021% 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.076% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 12
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £47,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-16.84% +50.79%
CISMP
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
28931 27477 30865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.54% 26.87% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23292 21935 26132
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISMP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CISMP Jobs Demand Trend in England

CISMP
Salary Trend in England

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

CISMP Salary Trend in England

CISMP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISMP across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

CISMP Salary Histogram in England

CISMP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISMP within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
South East +18 13 £39,500 +31.66%
London +34 12 £57,500 -22.81%
South West -2 4 £39,000 +28.92%
North East - 3 £40,000 -
East of England -18 2 - -
West Midlands -8 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
CISMP
UK

CISMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing CISMP 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 CISMP.

1 65 (89.04%) CISSP
2 59 (80.82%) Information Security
3 38 (52.05%) CISM
4 35 (47.95%) Finance
5 30 (41.10%) Banking
5 30 (41.10%) Degree
6 22 (30.14%) Internet
7 20 (27.40%) PCI DSS
7 20 (27.40%) Computer Science
8 19 (26.03%) Cryptography
9 16 (21.92%) Intranet
9 16 (21.92%) SWIFT
9 16 (21.92%) Windows
10 15 (20.55%) CEH
10 15 (20.55%) Mathematics
11 14 (19.18%) Linux
12 13 (17.81%) Management Information System
13 12 (16.44%) Mobile Payment
13 12 (16.44%) PhD
13 12 (16.44%) Cisco
14 11 (15.07%) Firewall
15 10 (13.70%) ITIL
15 10 (13.70%) Mobile Commerce
15 10 (13.70%) Risk Management
15 10 (13.70%) Mobile Banking
16 9 (12.33%) Juniper
16 9 (12.33%) CheckPoint
17 8 (10.96%) Penetration Testing
17 8 (10.96%) Android
18 7 (9.59%) Solaris

CISMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing CISMP 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 CISMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
1 5 (6.85%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 22 (30.14%) Internet
2 16 (21.92%) Intranet
3 11 (15.07%) Firewall
4 5 (6.85%) VPN
5 4 (5.48%) LAN
5 4 (5.48%) WAN
6 3 (4.11%) VoIP
6 3 (4.11%) Wireless
7 2 (2.74%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (2.74%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (2.74%) Network Security
7 2 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.74%) Junos
7 2 (2.74%) SAN
7 2 (2.74%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.74%) OSPF
7 2 (2.74%) BGP
7 2 (2.74%) TACACS
General
1 35 (47.95%) Finance
2 30 (41.10%) Banking
3 4 (5.48%) Retail
4 1 (1.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (54.79%) Analyst
1 40 (54.79%) Security Analyst
2 24 (32.88%) Information Analyst
2 24 (32.88%) Information Security Analyst
3 13 (17.81%) Security Engineer
4 11 (15.07%) Graduate
5 10 (13.70%) Systems Analyst
6 9 (12.33%) Consultant
6 9 (12.33%) Security Administrator
6 9 (12.33%) Developer
7 8 (10.96%) Security Specialist
7 8 (10.96%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (10.96%) Administrator
7 8 (10.96%) Information Security Administrator
8 7 (9.59%) Information Specialist
8 7 (9.59%) Information Security Specialist
9 6 (8.22%) Analyst Developer
9 6 (8.22%) Systems Developer
10 4 (5.48%) IT Security Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) .NET
1 3 (4.11%) JCE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.40%) Computer Science
2 19 (26.03%) Cryptography
3 16 (21.92%) SWIFT
4 15 (20.55%) Mathematics
5 13 (17.81%) Management Information System
6 12 (16.44%) Mobile Payment
7 10 (13.70%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (4.11%) Open Source
9 2 (2.74%) EMV
9 2 (2.74%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.92%) Windows
2 14 (19.18%) Linux
3 8 (10.96%) Android
4 7 (9.59%) AIX
4 7 (9.59%) Solaris
5 5 (6.85%) UNIX
6 3 (4.11%) HPUX
7 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (80.82%) Information Security
2 10 (13.70%) Risk Management
2 10 (13.70%) ITIL
2 10 (13.70%) Mobile Commerce
3 8 (10.96%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (8.22%) Ethical Hacking
4 6 (8.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (8.22%) Service Delivery
4 6 (8.22%) ISMS
5 5 (6.85%) Information Management
6 4 (5.48%) Data Protection
6 4 (5.48%) Change Management
7 3 (4.11%) Information Security Management
7 3 (4.11%) Security Management
7 3 (4.11%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.11%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (4.11%) Project Planning
7 3 (4.11%) Security Testing
7 3 (4.11%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (4.11%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.22%) C
1 6 (8.22%) Java
1 6 (8.22%) SQL
2 3 (4.11%) Python
2 3 (4.11%) Objective-C
2 3 (4.11%) PHP
2 3 (4.11%) C#
2 3 (4.11%) C++
3 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 65 (89.04%) CISSP
2 38 (52.05%) CISM
3 30 (41.10%) Degree
4 15 (20.55%) CEH
5 12 (16.44%) PhD
6 3 (4.11%) GIAC
6 3 (4.11%) GPEN
6 3 (4.11%) OSCP
7 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.74%) CCSA
7 2 (2.74%) CCSE
7 2 (2.74%) CCNP
7 2 (2.74%) CCNA
7 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.74%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (27.40%) PCI DSS
2 6 (8.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (5.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.74%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.11%) Snort
3 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (16.44%) Cisco
2 9 (12.33%) Juniper
2 9 (12.33%) CheckPoint
3 7 (9.59%) Fortinet
4 4 (5.48%) Oracle
5 2 (2.74%) Citrix
5 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.74%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.74%) Splunk
5 2 (2.74%) VMware
6 1 (1.37%) HP