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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISEB Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)
Rank 834 848 869
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +21
Permanent jobs citing CISMP 39 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.011% 0.006%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.041% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 33 7 6
Average salary £38,000 £38,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -45.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -23.33%
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
29110 26561 30739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.21% 26.55% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23190 21894 25831
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 23 October 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 23 October 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
London +8 20 £38,000 -48.99%
North East - 12 £40,000 -
South East -12 6 £33,500 -2.89% 1
East of England -14 1 - -
CISMP
UK

CISMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 57 (80.28%) CISSP
2 56 (78.87%) Information Security
3 36 (50.70%) PCI DSS
4 34 (47.89%) CISM
5 29 (40.85%) Banking
6 27 (38.03%) Degree
7 20 (28.17%) Management Information System
7 20 (28.17%) Cryptography
7 20 (28.17%) CEH
8 19 (26.76%) Finance
8 19 (26.76%) Internet
9 18 (25.35%) Computer Science
10 16 (22.54%) SWIFT
10 16 (22.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 16 (22.54%) Penetration Testing
10 16 (22.54%) Intranet
10 16 (22.54%) Firewall
11 14 (19.72%) VPN
11 14 (19.72%) VoIP
11 14 (19.72%) C
11 14 (19.72%) Java
11 14 (19.72%) Information Management
11 14 (19.72%) Wireless
11 14 (19.72%) GPEN
11 14 (19.72%) OSCP
12 13 (18.31%) Open Source
12 13 (18.31%) Security Testing
13 12 (16.90%) Mathematics
13 12 (16.90%) PhD
13 12 (16.90%) Mobile Payment

CISMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (2.82%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.41%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.76%) Internet
2 16 (22.54%) Firewall
2 16 (22.54%) Intranet
3 14 (19.72%) VPN
3 14 (19.72%) VoIP
3 14 (19.72%) Wireless
4 4 (5.63%) WAN
4 4 (5.63%) LAN
5 2 (2.82%) SAN
5 2 (2.82%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.82%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (2.82%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (2.82%) Network Security
5 2 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.82%) Junos
5 2 (2.82%) OSPF
5 2 (2.82%) BGP
5 2 (2.82%) TACACS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) AppScan
General
1 29 (40.85%) Banking
2 19 (26.76%) Finance
3 8 (11.27%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Legal
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (50.70%) Analyst
1 36 (50.70%) Security Analyst
2 21 (29.58%) Information Security Analyst
2 21 (29.58%) Information Analyst
3 11 (15.49%) Developer
4 10 (14.08%) Systems Analyst
4 10 (14.08%) Graduate
4 10 (14.08%) Tester
4 10 (14.08%) Penetration Tester
4 10 (14.08%) Security Engineer
4 10 (14.08%) Information Security Officer
4 10 (14.08%) Security Officer
4 10 (14.08%) Security Tester
5 8 (11.27%) Information Security Administrator
5 8 (11.27%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (11.27%) Administrator
5 8 (11.27%) Security Administrator
6 6 (8.45%) Analyst Developer
6 6 (8.45%) Systems Developer
6 6 (8.45%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.68%) .NET
2 5 (7.04%) JCE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.17%) Management Information System
1 20 (28.17%) Cryptography
2 18 (25.35%) Computer Science
3 16 (22.54%) SWIFT
4 13 (18.31%) Open Source
5 12 (16.90%) Mathematics
5 12 (16.90%) Mobile Payment
6 10 (14.08%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.82%) PKI
9 1 (1.41%) AS400
9 1 (1.41%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.49%) Windows
2 9 (12.68%) Solaris
3 8 (11.27%) Linux
3 8 (11.27%) AIX
3 8 (11.27%) Android
4 5 (7.04%) HPUX
5 4 (5.63%) UNIX
6 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.41%) OS/390
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (78.87%) Information Security
2 16 (22.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 16 (22.54%) Penetration Testing
3 14 (19.72%) Information Management
4 13 (18.31%) Security Testing
5 10 (14.08%) Mobile Commerce
6 9 (12.68%) Ethical Hacking
7 8 (11.27%) ITIL
8 5 (7.04%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (7.04%) Line Management
9 4 (5.63%) Information Assurance
9 4 (5.63%) Supplier Management
9 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.23%) Project Management
10 3 (4.23%) Security Management
10 3 (4.23%) Incident Management
10 3 (4.23%) Information Security Management
10 3 (4.23%) Data Protection
11 2 (2.82%) Change Control
11 2 (2.82%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.72%) C
1 14 (19.72%) Java
2 9 (12.68%) PHP
2 9 (12.68%) Objective-C
3 5 (7.04%) Python
3 5 (7.04%) C#
3 5 (7.04%) C++
4 1 (1.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (80.28%) CISSP
2 34 (47.89%) CISM
3 27 (38.03%) Degree
4 20 (28.17%) CEH
5 14 (19.72%) GPEN
5 14 (19.72%) OSCP
6 12 (16.90%) PhD
7 9 (12.68%) GIAC
8 7 (9.86%) CISA
9 5 (7.04%) GCIH
9 5 (7.04%) GWAPT
9 5 (7.04%) OSCE
10 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
10 2 (2.82%) CCSE
10 2 (2.82%) CCSA
10 2 (2.82%) CCNP
10 2 (2.82%) CCNA
10 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (50.70%) PCI DSS
2 7 (9.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.82%) SLA
5 1 (1.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (5.63%) Oracle
2 2 (2.82%) Cisco
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.82%) Citrix
2 2 (2.82%) Juniper
2 2 (2.82%) CheckPoint
2 2 (2.82%) VMware
2 2 (2.82%) SolarWinds
2 2 (2.82%) Splunk
3 1 (1.41%) HP