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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISEB Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)
Rank 853 832 876
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +44
Permanent jobs citing CISMP 37 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.013% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.049% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 32 7 23
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
28813 26492 31786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.03% 26.50% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 22740 21873 26924
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
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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 - 17 £38,000 -
North East - 10 £40,000 -
South East -16 4 £35,500 -11.25%
East of England -17 3 - -
East Midlands -7 2 £62,500 +38.88%
South West - 1 £30,000 -
CISMP
UK

CISMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 61 (82.43%) CISSP
2 51 (68.92%) Information Security
3 44 (59.46%) PCI DSS
4 35 (47.30%) CISM
5 28 (37.84%) CEH
6 27 (36.49%) Degree
7 25 (33.78%) Penetration Testing
7 25 (33.78%) Firewall
8 24 (32.43%) Banking
9 23 (31.08%) Wireless
9 23 (31.08%) VoIP
9 23 (31.08%) GPEN
9 23 (31.08%) OSCP
10 22 (29.73%) Internet
10 22 (29.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 22 (29.73%) Security Testing
11 20 (27.03%) VPN
11 20 (27.03%) C
11 20 (27.03%) Java
12 19 (25.68%) Open Source
12 19 (25.68%) Finance
13 18 (24.32%) Management Information System
13 18 (24.32%) Information Management
14 17 (22.97%) Cryptography
15 16 (21.62%) SWIFT
15 16 (21.62%) Intranet
16 15 (20.27%) PHP
16 15 (20.27%) .NET
16 15 (20.27%) Computer Science
16 15 (20.27%) Ethical Hacking

CISMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 4 (5.41%) Apache
2 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 25 (33.78%) Firewall
2 23 (31.08%) Wireless
2 23 (31.08%) VoIP
3 22 (29.73%) Internet
4 20 (27.03%) VPN
5 16 (21.62%) Intranet
6 4 (5.41%) LAN
6 4 (5.41%) WAN
7 2 (2.70%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.70%) SAN
7 2 (2.70%) OSPF
7 2 (2.70%) BGP
7 2 (2.70%) TACACS
7 2 (2.70%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (2.70%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (2.70%) Network Security
7 2 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.70%) Junos
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) AppScan
General
1 24 (32.43%) Banking
2 19 (25.68%) Finance
3 7 (9.46%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
4 1 (1.35%) Advertising
4 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (48.65%) Analyst
1 36 (48.65%) Security Analyst
2 19 (25.68%) Information Analyst
2 19 (25.68%) Information Security Analyst
3 15 (20.27%) Tester
4 13 (17.57%) Penetration Tester
4 13 (17.57%) Security Tester
5 11 (14.86%) Information Security Officer
5 11 (14.86%) Security Officer
6 10 (13.51%) Security Engineer
6 10 (13.51%) Graduate
7 9 (12.16%) Developer
8 8 (10.81%) Systems Analyst
8 8 (10.81%) Administrator
8 8 (10.81%) Information Security Administrator
8 8 (10.81%) Security Administrator
9 6 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (6.76%) Consultant
11 4 (5.41%) Analyst Developer
11 4 (5.41%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.27%) .NET
2 5 (6.76%) JCE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.68%) Open Source
2 18 (24.32%) Management Information System
3 17 (22.97%) Cryptography
4 16 (21.62%) SWIFT
5 15 (20.27%) Computer Science
6 10 (13.51%) Mathematics
6 10 (13.51%) Mobile Payment
7 8 (10.81%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (5.41%) AS400
8 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (2.70%) PKI
10 1 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) Windows
2 9 (12.16%) Solaris
3 6 (8.11%) Android
4 5 (6.76%) AIX
4 5 (6.76%) HPUX
4 5 (6.76%) Linux
5 4 (5.41%) OS/390
5 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.41%) UNIX
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (68.92%) Information Security
2 25 (33.78%) Penetration Testing
3 22 (29.73%) Security Testing
3 22 (29.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 18 (24.32%) Information Management
5 15 (20.27%) Ethical Hacking
6 8 (10.81%) ITIL
6 8 (10.81%) Mobile Commerce
7 5 (6.76%) Security Management
7 5 (6.76%) Information Assurance
7 5 (6.76%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (6.76%) Line Management
8 4 (5.41%) Supplier Management
8 4 (5.41%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.41%) Project Management
8 4 (5.41%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.41%) Data Security
9 3 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.05%) Information Security Management
9 3 (4.05%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.03%) C
1 20 (27.03%) Java
2 15 (20.27%) PHP
2 15 (20.27%) Objective-C
3 5 (6.76%) Python
3 5 (6.76%) C#
3 5 (6.76%) C++
4 4 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (82.43%) CISSP
2 35 (47.30%) CISM
3 28 (37.84%) CEH
4 27 (36.49%) Degree
5 23 (31.08%) GPEN
5 23 (31.08%) OSCP
6 15 (20.27%) GIAC
7 10 (13.51%) CISA
7 10 (13.51%) PhD
8 8 (10.81%) GCIH
8 8 (10.81%) OSCE
8 8 (10.81%) GWAPT
9 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.70%) CCSE
9 2 (2.70%) CCSA
9 2 (2.70%) CCNP
9 2 (2.70%) CCNA
9 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (59.46%) PCI DSS
2 11 (14.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (5.41%) COBIT
4 2 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle
2 2 (2.70%) Cisco
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.70%) Citrix
2 2 (2.70%) Juniper
2 2 (2.70%) CheckPoint
2 2 (2.70%) VMware
2 2 (2.70%) SolarWinds
2 2 (2.70%) Splunk
3 1 (1.35%) HP