The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 164 182 126
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -56
Permanent jobs citing CISM 21 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.60% 0.14% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.64% 0.53% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Average salary £49,000 £53,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.98% -18.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,650 £61,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £53,850 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
CISM
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
794 939 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.77% 25.53% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 643 787 499
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

CISM
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

CISM Salary Trend in Leeds

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 30 (81.08%) CISSP
2 27 (72.97%) Information Security
3 21 (56.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (40.54%) Data Protection
4 15 (40.54%) CISA
5 10 (27.03%) PCI DSS
5 10 (27.03%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (24.32%) Security Testing
6 9 (24.32%) ACCA
7 8 (21.62%) Finance
8 7 (18.92%) ITIL
8 7 (18.92%) Banking
8 7 (18.92%) Retail
8 7 (18.92%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (18.92%) Matrix Management
9 6 (16.22%) Risk Management
9 6 (16.22%) GIAC
10 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
10 5 (13.51%) IIS
10 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
10 5 (13.51%) CEH
10 5 (13.51%) ISMS
11 4 (10.81%) Network Security
11 4 (10.81%) Cyber Security
11 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity
11 4 (10.81%) UNIX
11 4 (10.81%) Firewall
12 3 (8.11%) ITSM
12 3 (8.11%) Security Management

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (13.51%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Firewall
1 4 (10.81%) Network Security
2 3 (8.11%) IPsec
2 3 (8.11%) VPN
3 2 (5.41%) DMZ
3 2 (5.41%) Intranet
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Banking
2 7 (18.92%) Retail
3 3 (8.11%) Law
4 2 (5.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Security Manager
2 11 (29.73%) Information Manager
2 11 (29.73%) Information Security Manager
3 7 (18.92%) Head of Technology
3 7 (18.92%) Security Officer
4 6 (16.22%) Information Security Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Security Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Information Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Information Security Officer
5 5 (13.51%) Head of Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Data Protection Officer
6 2 (5.41%) Head of Service Delivery
6 2 (5.41%) Head of Infrastructure
6 2 (5.41%) IT Security Officer
6 2 (5.41%) IT Security Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) IT Audit Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) IT Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.41%) PKI
4 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.70%) BYOD
5 1 (2.70%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) UNIX
2 3 (8.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Information Security
2 15 (40.54%) Data Protection
3 10 (27.03%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (24.32%) Security Testing
5 7 (18.92%) Matrix Management
5 7 (18.92%) ITIL
6 6 (16.22%) Risk Management
7 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
7 5 (13.51%) ISMS
8 4 (10.81%) Cyber Security
8 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity
9 3 (8.11%) BCP
9 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
9 3 (8.11%) Service Management
9 3 (8.11%) ITSM
9 3 (8.11%) Security Management
9 3 (8.11%) SIEM
9 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
9 3 (8.11%) Security Architecture
9 3 (8.11%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 30 (81.08%) CISSP
2 15 (40.54%) CISA
3 9 (24.32%) ACCA
4 6 (16.22%) GIAC
5 5 (13.51%) CEH
6 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (8.11%) CCNP
6 3 (8.11%) Degree
7 2 (5.41%) PCI QSA
7 2 (5.41%) ISEB
7 2 (5.41%) ICAEW
7 2 (5.41%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (56.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (27.03%) PCI DSS
3 3 (8.11%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) CA
2 1 (2.70%) VMware
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) SAP
2 1 (2.70%) Citrix