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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 176 161 184
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +23
Permanent jobs citing CISM 10 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.25% 0.51% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.94% 2.07% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 11
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +17.28%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.52%
CISM
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1059 917 1113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 26.86% 24.53% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 903 811 934
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CISM
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

CISM Salary Trend in Manchester

CISM
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

CISM Salary Histogram in Manchester

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 22 (91.67%) Information Security
2 20 (83.33%) CISSP
3 18 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (54.17%) CISA
5 11 (45.83%) Firewall
5 11 (45.83%) ITIL
6 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 10 (41.67%) Migration
6 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (37.50%) Business Continuity
7 9 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
7 9 (37.50%) LDAP
7 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 8 (33.33%) Risk Management
8 8 (33.33%) PCI DSS
8 8 (33.33%) Office 365
9 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
10 4 (16.67%) Law
10 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
10 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
10 4 (16.67%) CEH
10 4 (16.67%) Information Assurance
11 3 (12.50%) PCI QSA
11 3 (12.50%) HIPAA
11 3 (12.50%) Banking
11 3 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
11 3 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (12.50%) Data Security

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) Firewall
2 9 (37.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (16.67%) Law
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Back Office
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (37.50%) Administrator
2 8 (33.33%) Head of Security
2 8 (33.33%) Head of Information Security
3 7 (29.17%) IT Security Administrator
3 7 (29.17%) Security Administrator
3 7 (29.17%) IT Administrator
4 4 (16.67%) Head of IT
4 4 (16.67%) Head of IT Security
5 3 (12.50%) Senior IT Security Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) IT Security Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Security Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Security Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) IT Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Information Security
2 11 (45.83%) ITIL
3 10 (41.67%) Migration
4 9 (37.50%) Business Continuity
4 9 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 4 (16.67%) Information Assurance
6 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (12.50%) Data Security
7 3 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) ITSM
8 1 (4.17%) BCP
8 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.17%) Project Management
8 1 (4.17%) Service Management
8 1 (4.17%) Change Control
8 1 (4.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (83.33%) CISSP
2 13 (54.17%) CISA
3 4 (16.67%) CEH
4 3 (12.50%) PCI QSA
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (12.50%) HIPAA
3 3 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.17%) McAfee
2 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat