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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 51 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CISM 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.61% - 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.44% - 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
147 116 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 29.52% 19.14% 31.62%
Number of salaries quoted 118 94 140
Average salary £40,500 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,825 £64,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISM across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

CISM Salary Histogram in Merseyside

CISM
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 2 March 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
Liverpool - 4 £55,000 -
Wirral - 4 £40,000 -
CISM
North West

CISM
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 19 (100.00%) CISSP
2 18 (94.74%) Information Security
3 15 (78.95%) ISSAP
3 15 (78.95%) ISSMP
4 12 (63.16%) ITIL
5 10 (52.63%) Law
5 10 (52.63%) COBIT
6 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
7 8 (42.11%) Information Security Management
7 8 (42.11%) Security Management
7 8 (42.11%) Degree
7 8 (42.11%) Retail
8 7 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (36.84%) PCI DSS
8 7 (36.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (26.32%) Cisco
9 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
9 5 (26.32%) UNIX
9 5 (26.32%) Windows
9 5 (26.32%) Linux
9 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
9 5 (26.32%) Firewall
9 5 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
10 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
10 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
11 2 (10.53%) CISA
12 1 (5.26%) Finance
12 1 (5.26%) Games

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Firewall
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
General
1 10 (52.63%) Law
2 8 (42.11%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Security Engineer
2 13 (68.42%) Information Security Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Information Systems Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Security Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Information Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) UNIX
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Information Security
2 12 (63.16%) ITIL
3 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
4 8 (42.11%) Information Security Management
4 8 (42.11%) Security Management
5 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) CISSP
2 15 (78.95%) ISSAP
2 15 (78.95%) ISSMP
3 8 (42.11%) Degree
4 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) COBIT
2 7 (36.84%) PCI DSS
2 7 (36.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco
1 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint