The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 179 164 167
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs citing CISM 7 25 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.61% 0.053%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.77% 2.32% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 2
Average salary £56,250 £48,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £39,400 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £53,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
907 1079 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.41% 26.30% 22.31%
Number of salaries quoted 749 915 711
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CISM
North West

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 18 April 2014.

CISM Salary Histogram in Manchester

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) CISSP
2 20 (80.00%) CISA
2 20 (80.00%) Finance
2 20 (80.00%) Information Security
2 20 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (56.00%) PCI DSS
4 9 (36.00%) Risk Management
5 7 (28.00%) Degree
5 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
5 7 (28.00%) Legal
5 7 (28.00%) Project Management
6 6 (24.00%) Data Security
7 5 (20.00%) Firewall
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle
7 5 (20.00%) ITIL
8 4 (16.00%) CESG
8 4 (16.00%) CESG CLAS
8 4 (16.00%) COBIT
8 4 (16.00%) COSO
9 3 (12.00%) Network Security
9 3 (12.00%) Local Government
9 3 (12.00%) Ethical Hacking
9 3 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (12.00%) CA
9 3 (12.00%) Tivoli
9 3 (12.00%) RMADS
10 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
10 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) Network Security
3 2 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) DB2
General
1 20 (80.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Legal
3 3 (12.00%) Local Government
4 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Consultant
2 10 (40.00%) Security Consultant
3 8 (32.00%) Security Manager
4 7 (28.00%) Information Manager
4 7 (28.00%) Information Security Manager
5 6 (24.00%) Information Security Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) IT Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) Principal Security Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Security Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Principal Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) IT Security Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Lead Security Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Security Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) IT Security Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Information Security Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Security Advisor
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.00%) CESG
2 4 (16.00%) CESG CLAS
3 3 (12.00%) RMADS
4 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (8.00%) AS400
4 2 (8.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Information Security
2 9 (36.00%) Risk Management
3 7 (28.00%) Project Management
4 6 (24.00%) Data Security
5 5 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (12.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.00%) Identity Management
7 2 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (8.00%) Business Development
7 2 (8.00%) Resource Management
7 2 (8.00%) Information Assurance
7 2 (8.00%) Computer Security
8 1 (4.00%) ISMS
8 1 (4.00%) Time Management
8 1 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (4.00%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (8.00%) Python
1 2 (8.00%) Perl
1 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) CISSP
2 20 (80.00%) CISA
3 7 (28.00%) Degree
4 2 (8.00%) CISMP
5 1 (4.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (56.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (16.00%) COBIT
3 4 (16.00%) COSO
4 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) CA
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) SAP