The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 370 458 395
Rank change year-on-year
+88 -63
Permanent jobs citing CISM 251 191 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.42% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.27% 1.65% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 204 145 171
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,900 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
CISM
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11049 11609 11485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.82% 25.55% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9017 9404 9430
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in London

CISM
Salary Trend in London

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

CISM Salary Trend in London

CISM
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISM across the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

CISM Salary Histogram in London

CISM
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
City of London +43 83 £70,000 +2.94% 10
Docklands, London +6 6 £66,250 -
Canary Wharf +11 2 £75,000 -11.76%
Hammersmith - 1 £72,500 -
Ealing - 1 £55,500 -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 438 (95.01%) CISSP
2 366 (79.39%) Information Security
3 239 (51.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 196 (42.52%) CISA
5 159 (34.49%) Risk Management
6 155 (33.62%) Finance
7 121 (26.25%) Management Information System
8 109 (23.64%) ITIL
8 109 (23.64%) Degree
9 106 (22.99%) PCI DSS
10 98 (21.26%) Security Management
11 91 (19.74%) Windows
12 88 (19.09%) Firewall
13 78 (16.92%) Cyber Security
14 71 (15.40%) CRISC
15 66 (14.32%) Information Security Management
15 66 (14.32%) CEH
16 64 (13.88%) COBIT
17 58 (12.58%) Security Architecture
18 55 (11.93%) Vulnerability Management
19 54 (11.71%) Data Protection
20 51 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
21 50 (10.85%) ISMS
22 49 (10.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
23 48 (10.41%) Network Security
24 47 (10.20%) Business Continuity
25 46 (9.98%) Banking
25 46 (9.98%) Penetration Testing
25 46 (9.98%) Computer Science
26 45 (9.76%) Law

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 20 (4.34%) IIS
2 3 (0.65%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.74%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.30%) MS Office
4 3 (0.65%) SmartSuite
4 3 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.87%) SaaS
3 3 (0.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (19.09%) Firewall
2 48 (10.41%) Network Security
3 35 (7.59%) Wireless
4 33 (7.16%) TCP/IP
5 22 (4.77%) Intrusion Detection
6 21 (4.56%) Wireless Security
7 17 (3.69%) VPN
8 13 (2.82%) DMZ
9 10 (2.17%) Internet
10 6 (1.30%) LDAP
10 6 (1.30%) LAN
11 5 (1.08%) IPsec
11 5 (1.08%) SAN
12 3 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (0.65%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (0.65%) VLAN
12 3 (0.65%) WAN
12 3 (0.65%) SSL
13 2 (0.43%) IPv4
13 2 (0.43%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database
2 3 (0.65%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (0.87%) JIRA
General
1 155 (33.62%) Finance
2 46 (9.98%) Banking
3 45 (9.76%) Law
4 20 (4.34%) Legal
5 17 (3.69%) Retail
6 14 (3.04%) iGaming
7 13 (2.82%) Games
8 12 (2.60%) Investment Banking
9 9 (1.95%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.52%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.87%) Advertising
12 3 (0.65%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.65%) Marketing
13 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.22%) Publishing
14 1 (0.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 103 (22.34%) Security Manager
2 60 (13.02%) Consultant
3 59 (12.80%) Analyst
4 58 (12.58%) Security Analyst
5 53 (11.50%) Security Engineer
6 50 (10.85%) Information Manager
6 50 (10.85%) Security Consultant
7 47 (10.20%) Information Security Manager
8 45 (9.76%) Architect
9 40 (8.68%) Security Architect
10 39 (8.46%) Information Analyst
10 39 (8.46%) Information Security Analyst
11 38 (8.24%) Head of Security
12 31 (6.72%) Information Security Engineer
13 30 (6.51%) Security Officer
13 30 (6.51%) Information Security Officer
14 23 (4.99%) Security Specialist
15 18 (3.90%) IT Security Manager
16 16 (3.47%) Auditor
17 15 (3.25%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.30%) .NET
2 4 (0.87%) SOAP
2 4 (0.87%) REST
3 3 (0.65%) Web Services
4 2 (0.43%) XML
4 2 (0.43%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.22%) HTML
5 1 (0.22%) Middleware
5 1 (0.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 121 (26.25%) Management Information System
2 51 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (9.98%) Computer Science
4 18 (3.90%) PKI
5 15 (3.25%) Data Protection Act
6 12 (2.60%) CESG
7 9 (1.95%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.74%) GIS
9 7 (1.52%) Hedge funds
10 6 (1.30%) Mainframe
11 5 (1.08%) Mobile Computing
11 5 (1.08%) Open Source
12 4 (0.87%) Cryptography
12 4 (0.87%) Economics
12 4 (0.87%) Social Network
12 4 (0.87%) RMADS
13 3 (0.65%) FMCG
13 3 (0.65%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.65%) User Experience
14 2 (0.43%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 91 (19.74%) Windows
2 37 (8.03%) UNIX
3 36 (7.81%) Linux
4 7 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.65%) Solaris
6 2 (0.43%) Android
6 2 (0.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (79.39%) Information Security
2 159 (34.49%) Risk Management
3 109 (23.64%) ITIL
4 98 (21.26%) Security Management
5 78 (16.92%) Cyber Security
6 66 (14.32%) Information Security Management
7 58 (12.58%) Security Architecture
8 55 (11.93%) Vulnerability Management
9 54 (11.71%) Data Protection
10 50 (10.85%) ISMS
11 47 (10.20%) Business Continuity
12 46 (9.98%) Penetration Testing
13 41 (8.89%) TOGAF
14 40 (8.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 37 (8.03%) Risk Assessment
15 37 (8.03%) Change Management
16 35 (7.59%) Incident Management
17 34 (7.38%) Disaster Recovery
18 33 (7.16%) Project Management
19 28 (6.07%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 23 (4.99%) SQL
2 14 (3.04%) Bash Shell
3 13 (2.82%) Python
3 13 (2.82%) Perl
4 10 (2.17%) Java
5 8 (1.74%) C
6 5 (1.08%) C++
7 1 (0.22%) VB
7 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 438 (95.01%) CISSP
2 196 (42.52%) CISA
3 109 (23.64%) Degree
4 71 (15.40%) CRISC
5 66 (14.32%) CEH
6 38 (8.24%) Security Cleared
7 33 (7.16%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (4.34%) MCSE
9 20 (4.34%) CCNA
9 20 (4.34%) SSCP
10 19 (4.12%) GIAC
11 18 (3.90%) CISMP
12 15 (3.25%) ISSMP
12 15 (3.25%) MBA
13 14 (3.04%) ISSAP
14 13 (2.82%) CCNP
15 11 (2.39%) SC Cleared
16 10 (2.17%) PCI QSA
17 9 (1.95%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 239 (51.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 106 (22.99%) PCI DSS
3 64 (13.88%) COBIT
4 49 (10.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (3.04%) QA
6 10 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 6 (1.30%) Basel II
7 6 (1.30%) BS7799
7 6 (1.30%) MiFID
7 6 (1.30%) EMIR
7 6 (1.30%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.65%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.43%) SLA
10 1 (0.22%) COSO
System Software
1 35 (7.59%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.90%) Snort
3 4 (0.87%) Xen
3 4 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.87%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (3.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (1.30%) OpenView
3 2 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.43%) Nessus
4 1 (0.22%) Nmap
4 1 (0.22%) WebInspect
4 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 42 (9.11%) Cisco
2 33 (7.16%) CheckPoint
3 28 (6.07%) Juniper
3 28 (6.07%) Microsoft
4 24 (5.21%) McAfee
5 18 (3.90%) Cyber-Ark
6 17 (3.69%) IronPort
6 17 (3.69%) Oracle
7 16 (3.47%) Symantec
7 16 (3.47%) Fortinet
8 10 (2.17%) Red Hat
9 9 (1.95%) SAP
9 9 (1.95%) Citrix
10 8 (1.74%) NetApp
10 8 (1.74%) ArcSight
11 7 (1.52%) Websense
11 7 (1.52%) VMware
12 6 (1.30%) Hyperion
12 6 (1.30%) BMC
12 6 (1.30%) Remedy
London
JNC Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £90000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Compnay Car allowance adn 20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000k-60,000k
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
GE Capital
Salary: £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Rark Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £80000 Per Annum 20% Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + pension, bonus, cash benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £69,000 to £95,000 per annum Plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Rark Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £80000 Per Annum Exceptional benefits (Details on r
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + car, pension, bonus & other bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Gate Hampton Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits, bonus and incentives
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £60k - 70k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago