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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 346 477 417
Rank change year-on-year
+131 -60
Permanent jobs citing CISM 329 198 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.73% 0.40% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.81% 1.57% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 274 151 160
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,200 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
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
11703 12624 11699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.14% 25.50% 25.74%
Number of salaries quoted 9605 10253 9517
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 21 April 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 21 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
City of London +68 104 £70,000 +7.69% 10
Docklands, London -6 4 £66,250 -47.00%
Canary Wharf +7 2 £75,000 -11.76%
Ealing - 2 £55,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £72,500 -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 501 (94.71%) CISSP
2 414 (78.26%) Information Security
3 301 (56.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 229 (43.29%) CISA
5 194 (36.67%) Finance
6 183 (34.59%) Risk Management
7 146 (27.60%) ITIL
8 133 (25.14%) PCI DSS
9 131 (24.76%) Management Information System
10 118 (22.31%) Degree
11 110 (20.79%) Windows
12 108 (20.42%) Security Management
13 106 (20.04%) Cyber Security
14 95 (17.96%) Firewall
15 93 (17.58%) COBIT
16 83 (15.69%) CRISC
17 76 (14.37%) Data Protection
18 74 (13.99%) Information Security Management
19 71 (13.42%) CEH
20 65 (12.29%) Vulnerability Management
21 61 (11.53%) ISMS
21 61 (11.53%) Security Architecture
22 59 (11.15%) Network Security
23 57 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
23 57 (10.78%) Law
24 55 (10.40%) Penetration Testing
24 55 (10.40%) Business Continuity
24 55 (10.40%) Security Cleared
25 52 (9.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
26 51 (9.64%) Risk Assessment

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 17 (3.21%) IIS
2 2 (0.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.19%) Apache
3 1 (0.19%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (1.70%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.13%) MS Visio
2 6 (1.13%) MS Office
3 3 (0.57%) SmartSuite
3 3 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (1.32%) SaaS
3 5 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.57%) IaaS
5 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 95 (17.96%) Firewall
2 59 (11.15%) Network Security
3 40 (7.56%) Wireless
4 31 (5.86%) TCP/IP
5 29 (5.48%) Intrusion Detection
6 23 (4.35%) Wireless Security
7 18 (3.40%) Internet
8 16 (3.02%) VPN
9 13 (2.46%) DMZ
10 12 (2.27%) LAN
11 8 (1.51%) WAN
12 6 (1.13%) LDAP
12 6 (1.13%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (0.95%) Cisco ISE
13 5 (0.95%) IPsec
13 5 (0.95%) SAN
13 5 (0.95%) VoIP
14 3 (0.57%) HTTP
14 3 (0.57%) SSL
14 3 (0.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (0.57%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.57%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (0.19%) MySQL
4 1 (0.19%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (0.38%) JIRA
General
1 194 (36.67%) Finance
2 57 (10.78%) Law
3 44 (8.32%) Banking
4 21 (3.97%) Legal
5 15 (2.84%) Financial Institution
5 15 (2.84%) Retail
6 14 (2.65%) Investment Banking
6 14 (2.65%) iGaming
7 13 (2.46%) Games
8 7 (1.32%) Advertising
8 7 (1.32%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.57%) Marketing
11 2 (0.38%) Publishing
11 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.19%) Electronics
12 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 114 (21.55%) Security Manager
2 78 (14.74%) Consultant
3 66 (12.48%) Analyst
4 65 (12.29%) Security Consultant
5 63 (11.91%) Security Analyst
5 63 (11.91%) Security Engineer
6 57 (10.78%) Information Manager
7 54 (10.21%) Information Security Manager
8 44 (8.32%) Architect
9 41 (7.75%) Information Security Analyst
9 41 (7.75%) Information Analyst
10 39 (7.37%) Security Architect
10 39 (7.37%) Head of Security
11 36 (6.81%) Security Officer
11 36 (6.81%) Information Security Officer
12 31 (5.86%) Information Security Engineer
13 26 (4.91%) Security Specialist
14 20 (3.78%) IT Security Manager
15 19 (3.59%) Auditor
16 18 (3.40%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.76%) .NET
2 3 (0.57%) Web Services
3 2 (0.38%) XML
3 2 (0.38%) Middleware
3 2 (0.38%) SOAP
3 2 (0.38%) REST
3 2 (0.38%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.19%) Ajax
4 1 (0.19%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 131 (24.76%) Management Information System
2 57 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (7.56%) Computer Science
4 20 (3.78%) Data Protection Act
5 19 (3.59%) PKI
6 13 (2.46%) Cryptography
7 10 (1.89%) Taxonomies
7 10 (1.89%) CESG
7 10 (1.89%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.70%) Mainframe
8 9 (1.70%) SCADA
8 9 (1.70%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.51%) GIS
10 6 (1.13%) Hedge funds
11 5 (0.95%) Mobile Computing
11 5 (0.95%) Mobile Payment
12 4 (0.76%) Social Network
12 4 (0.76%) RMADS
12 4 (0.76%) Economics
13 3 (0.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 110 (20.79%) Windows
2 48 (9.07%) UNIX
3 39 (7.37%) Linux
4 7 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.57%) VMS
5 3 (0.57%) Solaris
6 2 (0.38%) Android
6 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 414 (78.26%) Information Security
2 183 (34.59%) Risk Management
3 146 (27.60%) ITIL
4 108 (20.42%) Security Management
5 106 (20.04%) Cyber Security
6 76 (14.37%) Data Protection
7 74 (13.99%) Information Security Management
8 65 (12.29%) Vulnerability Management
9 61 (11.53%) ISMS
9 61 (11.53%) Security Architecture
10 55 (10.40%) Business Continuity
10 55 (10.40%) Penetration Testing
11 51 (9.64%) Risk Assessment
12 45 (8.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 41 (7.75%) Disaster Recovery
14 40 (7.56%) Change Management
15 38 (7.18%) TOGAF
16 37 (6.99%) Project Management
17 36 (6.81%) Incident Management
18 31 (5.86%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 24 (4.54%) SQL
2 15 (2.84%) Bash Shell
3 13 (2.46%) Python
3 13 (2.46%) Perl
4 8 (1.51%) Java
5 5 (0.95%) C
6 3 (0.57%) C++
7 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.19%) VB
7 1 (0.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 501 (94.71%) CISSP
2 229 (43.29%) CISA
3 118 (22.31%) Degree
4 83 (15.69%) CRISC
5 71 (13.42%) CEH
6 55 (10.40%) Security Cleared
7 38 (7.18%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (5.10%) Microsoft Certification
9 25 (4.73%) GIAC
10 21 (3.97%) CISMP
10 21 (3.97%) MCSE
11 20 (3.78%) CCNA
12 19 (3.59%) CCNP
12 19 (3.59%) SSCP
13 18 (3.40%) SC Cleared
14 16 (3.02%) ISSMP
15 15 (2.84%) ISSAP
15 15 (2.84%) MBA
16 10 (1.89%) ISACA
16 10 (1.89%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 301 (56.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 133 (25.14%) PCI DSS
3 93 (17.58%) COBIT
4 52 (9.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 9 (1.70%) QA
7 6 (1.13%) BS7799
7 6 (1.13%) MiFID
7 6 (1.13%) Basel II
7 6 (1.13%) EMIR
7 6 (1.13%) Dodd-Frank
8 5 (0.95%) COSO
9 3 (0.57%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.57%) PAS 55
10 2 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (7.37%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.40%) Snort
3 2 (0.38%) Xen
3 2 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.19%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 15 (2.84%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (1.13%) OpenView
3 2 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.38%) Nessus
3 2 (0.38%) Nmap
4 1 (0.19%) WebInspect
4 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 45 (8.51%) Cisco
2 35 (6.62%) CheckPoint
3 31 (5.86%) Juniper
4 28 (5.29%) Microsoft
5 26 (4.91%) Oracle
6 25 (4.73%) McAfee
7 19 (3.59%) Cyber-Ark
8 18 (3.40%) Fortinet
9 17 (3.21%) IronPort
9 17 (3.21%) Symantec
10 11 (2.08%) WorldPay
11 10 (1.89%) Red Hat
12 9 (1.70%) SAP
12 9 (1.70%) Citrix
12 9 (1.70%) Websense
13 8 (1.51%) ArcSight
13 8 (1.51%) NetApp
14 7 (1.32%) CA
15 6 (1.13%) Hyperion
15 6 (1.13%) BMC
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + pension, bonus, cash benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Rark Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £80000 Per Annum Exceptional benefits (Details on r
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £90000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum generous car allowance, bonus and be
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £58200.00 per annum + benefits, pension, on site gym
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago