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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank - 97 92
Permanent jobs citing CISM 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.35% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.01% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £51,750 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -4.54%
CISM
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
237 396 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.35% 34.71% 32.47%
Number of salaries quoted 198 358 311
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £25,928
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

CISM
Salary Trend in Kent

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

CISM Salary Trend in Kent

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (100.00%) CISSP
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
1 15 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (80.00%) Security Management
3 9 (60.00%) Risk Management
4 8 (53.33%) ITSM
4 8 (53.33%) Information Security Management
4 8 (53.33%) Business Continuity
4 8 (53.33%) Service Management
4 8 (53.33%) ITIL
4 8 (53.33%) ISMS
4 8 (53.33%) Data Privacy
5 7 (46.67%) PCI DSS
5 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
5 7 (46.67%) Firewall
6 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (40.00%) LAN
6 6 (40.00%) WAN
6 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (40.00%) Cisco
6 6 (40.00%) Data Security
6 6 (40.00%) VMware
6 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (40.00%) SIEM
6 6 (40.00%) Network Security
6 6 (40.00%) Incident Management
7 5 (33.33%) Advertising
7 5 (33.33%) Splunk
7 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 5 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) Network Security
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (40.00%) LAN
2 6 (40.00%) WAN
2 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (33.33%) Advertising
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Information Manager
1 8 (53.33%) Information Security Manager
1 8 (53.33%) Security Manager
2 3 (20.00%) IT Security Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Security Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Security Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) IVR
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (80.00%) Security Management
3 9 (60.00%) Risk Management
4 8 (53.33%) Business Continuity
4 8 (53.33%) ITSM
4 8 (53.33%) Information Security Management
4 8 (53.33%) ITIL
4 8 (53.33%) Service Management
4 8 (53.33%) ISMS
4 8 (53.33%) Data Privacy
5 6 (40.00%) Incident Management
5 6 (40.00%) SIEM
5 6 (40.00%) Data Security
6 5 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
7 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
8 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
10 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (6.67%) Data Governance
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (46.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) OpenView
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
1 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (40.00%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) HP