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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISEB Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)
Rank 810 859 836
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -23
Permanent jobs citing CISMP 61 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.028% 0.019%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.10% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 60 20 17
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +50.00%
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
27681 29743 27688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.03% 27.15% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22201 23491 22537
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 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
Yorkshire - 22 £42,500 -
London - 19 £61,500 -
West Midlands -14 9 £48,000 +12.94%
South East +25 8 £43,500 -
South West -9 6 £46,377 +12.42%
CISMP
UK

CISMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 79 (77.45%) CISSP
2 78 (76.47%) Information Security
3 72 (70.59%) CISM
4 65 (63.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 47 (46.08%) CISA
6 46 (45.10%) PCI DSS
7 45 (44.12%) Finance
8 21 (20.59%) Security Testing
9 20 (19.61%) Management Information System
10 19 (18.63%) Risk Management
11 18 (17.65%) Degree
11 18 (17.65%) Data Protection
12 16 (15.69%) ITIL
13 15 (14.71%) SQL
13 15 (14.71%) Penetration Testing
14 14 (13.73%) CEH
14 14 (13.73%) Firewall
14 14 (13.73%) Security Management
15 13 (12.75%) Information Security Management
15 13 (12.75%) Windows
15 13 (12.75%) Cisco
15 13 (12.75%) Security Cleared
16 11 (10.78%) Continuous Improvement
16 11 (10.78%) Cyber Security
16 11 (10.78%) CESG
16 11 (10.78%) SC Cleared
16 11 (10.78%) Linux
17 10 (9.80%) Risk Assessment
17 10 (9.80%) Microsoft
18 9 (8.82%) Banking

CISMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 3 (2.94%) MS Exchange
1 3 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.73%) Firewall
2 8 (7.84%) Network Security
3 3 (2.94%) DHCP
3 3 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.94%) VPN
3 3 (2.94%) DNS
4 1 (0.98%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 45 (44.12%) Finance
2 9 (8.82%) Banking
3 5 (4.90%) Financial Institution
3 5 (4.90%) Publishing
4 4 (3.92%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.96%) Law
5 2 (1.96%) Legal
6 1 (0.98%) Retail
6 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.98%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 15 (14.71%) Analyst
2 15 (14.71%) Security Analyst
3 14 (13.73%) Information Manager
4 13 (12.75%) Information Security Manager
5 11 (10.78%) IT Security Manager
5 11 (10.78%) Security Engineer
5 11 (10.78%) Consultant
6 10 (9.80%) Security Specialist
6 10 (9.80%) Security Officer
7 9 (8.82%) Information Security Officer
8 8 (7.84%) IT Security Specialist
8 8 (7.84%) Information Security Analyst
8 8 (7.84%) Information Analyst
8 8 (7.84%) Security Consultant
9 6 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
9 6 (5.88%) Security Advisor
10 5 (4.90%) Security Administrator
10 5 (4.90%) Information Security Consultant
10 5 (4.90%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.61%) Management Information System
2 11 (10.78%) CESG
3 8 (7.84%) Computer Science
4 7 (6.86%) Freedom of Information
5 5 (4.90%) Mathematics
5 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.92%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (3.92%) CESG CLAS
7 3 (2.94%) Economics
7 3 (2.94%) RMADS
8 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.96%) EMV
8 2 (1.96%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.98%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.75%) Windows
2 11 (10.78%) Linux
3 4 (3.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (76.47%) Information Security
2 21 (20.59%) Security Testing
3 19 (18.63%) Risk Management
4 18 (17.65%) Data Protection
5 16 (15.69%) ITIL
6 15 (14.71%) Penetration Testing
7 14 (13.73%) Security Management
8 13 (12.75%) Information Security Management
9 11 (10.78%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (10.78%) Cyber Security
10 10 (9.80%) Risk Assessment
11 9 (8.82%) Business Continuity
11 9 (8.82%) Project Management
12 8 (7.84%) Vulnerability Management
13 6 (5.88%) Benchmarking
13 6 (5.88%) Information Management
13 6 (5.88%) ISMS
14 5 (4.90%) PRINCE2
15 4 (3.92%) Service Delivery
15 4 (3.92%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.71%) SQL
2 3 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (0.98%) C
3 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 79 (77.45%) CISSP
2 72 (70.59%) CISM
3 47 (46.08%) CISA
4 18 (17.65%) Degree
5 14 (13.73%) CEH
6 13 (12.75%) Security Cleared
7 11 (10.78%) SC Cleared
8 6 (5.88%) DV Cleared
8 6 (5.88%) CSSLP
9 4 (3.92%) CITP
9 4 (3.92%) MBCS
9 4 (3.92%) Security+ Certification
10 3 (2.94%) Postgraduate
10 3 (2.94%) APMP
11 2 (1.96%) PCI QSA
12 1 (0.98%) GIAC
12 1 (0.98%) MCSE
12 1 (0.98%) ISEB
12 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.98%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (63.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 46 (45.10%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (3.92%) SLA
5 2 (1.96%) COBIT
6 1 (0.98%) QA
6 1 (0.98%) BS7799
System Software
1 7 (6.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (12.75%) Cisco
2 10 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.82%) Juniper
3 9 (8.82%) CheckPoint
3 9 (8.82%) Fortinet
4 6 (5.88%) Qualys