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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 70 80 99
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +19
Permanent jobs citing CISM 34 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.17% 1.45% 1.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.97% 5.83% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 13
Average salary £52,500 £71,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%
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
341 240 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 31.78% 24.92% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 296 204 363
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISM across the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

CISM Salary Histogram in Kent

CISM
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
Tunbridge Wells +17 21 £52,500 -27.58%
Tonbridge - 3 £52,500 -
CISM
South East

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 61 (100.00%) CISSP
1 61 (100.00%) Information Security
2 50 (81.97%) Risk Management
3 46 (75.41%) PCI DSS
4 36 (59.02%) Penetration Testing
4 36 (59.02%) Threat Management
4 36 (59.02%) Internal Audit
5 27 (44.26%) Finance
6 24 (39.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 14 (22.95%) Risk Assessment
8 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (21.31%) OWASP
8 13 (21.31%) Office 365
8 13 (21.31%) Waterfall
9 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (19.67%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (14.75%) IT Audit
11 8 (13.11%) Programme Management
11 8 (13.11%) Security Management
11 8 (13.11%) CISA
11 8 (13.11%) ISMS
12 6 (9.84%) Line Management
12 6 (9.84%) Project Management
12 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (9.84%) SAP
12 6 (9.84%) ITIL
12 6 (9.84%) Electronics
12 6 (9.84%) Telecoms
12 6 (9.84%) Manufacturing
12 6 (9.84%) SAP Oil and Gas

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.28%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (21.31%) Office 365
2 12 (19.67%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) Network Security
2 1 (1.64%) Firewall
2 1 (1.64%) LAN
2 1 (1.64%) WAN
General
1 27 (44.26%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Electronics
2 6 (9.84%) Manufacturing
2 6 (9.84%) Marketing
2 6 (9.84%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.20%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (86.89%) Security Manager
2 31 (50.82%) Information Manager
2 31 (50.82%) Information Security Manager
3 22 (36.07%) IT Manager
3 22 (36.07%) IT Security Manager
4 10 (16.39%) Governance Manager
4 10 (16.39%) Information Governance Manager
5 9 (14.75%) Information Risk Manager
5 9 (14.75%) Information Security Risk Manager
5 9 (14.75%) Risk Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) Security Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Security Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) CISSP Manager
8 2 (3.28%) CISSP Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) CISSP Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Security Analyst
9 1 (1.64%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) Cybercrime
3 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) Information Security
2 50 (81.97%) Risk Management
3 36 (59.02%) Internal Audit
3 36 (59.02%) Penetration Testing
3 36 (59.02%) Threat Management
4 14 (22.95%) Risk Assessment
5 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (21.31%) OWASP
5 13 (21.31%) Waterfall
6 9 (14.75%) IT Audit
7 8 (13.11%) ISMS
7 8 (13.11%) Programme Management
7 8 (13.11%) Security Management
8 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.84%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (9.84%) ITIL
8 6 (9.84%) Line Management
8 6 (9.84%) Project Management
9 5 (8.20%) Incident Management
9 5 (8.20%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 61 (100.00%) CISSP
2 8 (13.11%) CISA
3 2 (3.28%) CRISC
3 2 (3.28%) IISP
4 1 (1.64%) Degree
4 1 (1.64%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (75.41%) PCI DSS
2 24 (39.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.92%) ISO27002
3 3 (4.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) MIIS
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) SAP