The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 136 141 151
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing CISM 9 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.41% 0.21% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.41% 0.66% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 6
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £93,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
CISM
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
637 756 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.27% 32.02% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 482 562 626
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

CISM
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

CISM Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

CISM
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISM across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

CISM Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

CISM
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
Watford - 4 £47,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -26 2 £87,500 +59.09%
CISM
East of England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 15 (78.95%) CISA
2 14 (73.68%) CISSP
3 12 (63.16%) Information Security
3 12 (63.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (31.58%) ITIL
4 6 (31.58%) Information Security Management
4 6 (31.58%) Security Management
4 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
4 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
4 6 (31.58%) CISMP
4 6 (31.58%) COBIT
4 6 (31.58%) Data Protection
4 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS
4 6 (31.58%) Cyber Security
5 4 (21.05%) Security Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.79%) Benchmarking
6 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) GIAC
6 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (15.79%) CEH
6 3 (15.79%) IT Governance
6 3 (15.79%) CGEIT
6 3 (15.79%) Information Assurance
6 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (10.53%) Facility Management
7 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
7 2 (10.53%) ISACA
8 1 (5.26%) TOGAF

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Security Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Information Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Head of IT
3 3 (15.79%) Head of Security
3 3 (15.79%) Head of IT Security
4 2 (10.53%) Security Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Security Officer
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Chief Information Officer
4 2 (10.53%) Chief Information Security Officer
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security Officer
4 2 (10.53%) Chief Security Officer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Security Officer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Information Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Information Security
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Information Security Management
2 6 (31.58%) Security Management
2 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
2 6 (31.58%) Data Protection
2 6 (31.58%) Cyber Security
3 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (21.05%) Security Testing
4 3 (15.79%) IT Governance
4 3 (15.79%) Information Assurance
4 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (15.79%) Benchmarking
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Facility Management
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) CISA
2 14 (73.68%) CISSP
3 6 (31.58%) CISMP
4 3 (15.79%) GIAC
4 3 (15.79%) CEH
4 3 (15.79%) CGEIT
5 2 (10.53%) ISACA
5 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (63.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (31.58%) COBIT
2 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS