The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank - 70 62
Permanent jobs citing CISM 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.30% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.54% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-1.90% -8.69%
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 Merseyside region.

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
148 130 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 28.74% 19.70% 24.52%
Number of salaries quoted 88 108 104
Average salary £39,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £69,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

CISM
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

CISM Salary Trend in Merseyside

CISM
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) ISSAP
3 1 (33.33%) ISSMP
3 1 (33.33%) COBIT
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Law
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Information Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Information Systems Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) ISSAP
2 1 (33.33%) ISSMP
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) COBIT