The table below looks at the statistics for CISMP in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISMP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISEB Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)
Rank 600 634 613
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -21
Permanent jobs citing CISMP 12 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.027% 0.004% 0.025%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.018% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 12
Average salary £57,500 £74,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.81% +19.20%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £47,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-16.84% +50.79%
CISMP
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
11267 11406 12348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.44% 25.12% 25.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9222 9165 10383
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISMP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CISMP Jobs Demand Trend in London

CISMP
Salary Trend in London

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

CISMP Salary Trend in London

CISMP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISMP within the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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 - 2 £55,000 -
CISMP
England

CISMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing CISMP 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 CISMP.

1 29 (100.00%) CISSP
2 27 (93.10%) Information Security
3 25 (86.21%) CISM
4 24 (82.76%) Finance
5 21 (72.41%) Degree
6 20 (68.97%) Banking
7 17 (58.62%) Internet
8 16 (55.17%) Intranet
8 16 (55.17%) SWIFT
9 11 (37.93%) Windows
9 11 (37.93%) Linux
10 7 (24.14%) CEH
10 7 (24.14%) Cisco
10 7 (24.14%) Juniper
10 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
10 7 (24.14%) Fortinet
11 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
11 6 (20.69%) SQL
12 5 (17.24%) UNIX
12 5 (17.24%) ITIL
13 4 (13.79%) Oracle
13 4 (13.79%) AIX
13 4 (13.79%) Solaris
13 4 (13.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 4 (13.79%) Retail
14 3 (10.34%) Snort
14 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
14 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
14 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Management
14 3 (10.34%) Project Planning

CISMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing CISMP 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 CISMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 17 (58.62%) Internet
2 16 (55.17%) Intranet
3 2 (6.90%) Firewall
General
1 24 (82.76%) Finance
2 20 (68.97%) Banking
3 4 (13.79%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Analyst
1 19 (65.52%) Security Analyst
2 18 (62.07%) Information Analyst
2 18 (62.07%) Information Security Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Security Administrator
4 8 (27.59%) Graduate
4 8 (27.59%) Administrator
4 8 (27.59%) Information Security Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Security Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Security Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) IT Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) IT Security Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) IT Security Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Information Security Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Managing Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) IT Security Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 16 (55.17%) SWIFT
2 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
1 11 (37.93%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) UNIX
3 4 (13.79%) AIX
3 4 (13.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) Information Security
2 5 (17.24%) ITIL
3 3 (10.34%) Project Planning
3 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (3.45%) ISMS
4 1 (3.45%) SIEM
4 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (3.45%) Requirements Management
4 1 (3.45%) Six Sigma
4 1 (3.45%) Service Management
4 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.45%) Change Management
4 1 (3.45%) Information Security Management
4 1 (3.45%) Security Management
4 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) VB
2 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) CISSP
2 25 (86.21%) CISM
3 21 (72.41%) Degree
4 7 (24.14%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Snort
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Cisco
1 7 (24.14%) Juniper
1 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
1 7 (24.14%) Fortinet
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle