The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 174 246 257
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +11
Permanent jobs citing CISM 58 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.03% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.25% 0.86% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 52 13 7
Median salary £55,000 £61,215 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.15% +28.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £76,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%
CISM
England

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1365 1754 1641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.23% 27.33% 22.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1124 1343 1266
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing CISM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CISM
Salary Trend in the North West

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

CISM Salary Trend in the North West

CISM
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISM across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

CISM Salary Histogram in the North West

CISM
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +42 36 £60,000 +23.07% 4
Cheshire +30 9 £45,000 -30.76% 2
Merseyside +15 7 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Cumbria - 2 £52,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £31,500 -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing CISM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for CISM.

1 116 (92.06%) CISSP
2 89 (70.63%) Information Security
3 58 (46.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 46 (36.51%) Risk Management
5 42 (33.33%) Security Management
6 41 (32.54%) PCI DSS
7 31 (24.60%) Finance
8 29 (23.02%) Degree
9 28 (22.22%) ITIL
10 26 (20.63%) CISA
11 25 (19.84%) Cybersecurity
11 25 (19.84%) Security Operations
12 24 (19.05%) SIEM
13 21 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
13 21 (16.67%) CEH
14 20 (15.87%) Firewall
14 20 (15.87%) Vulnerability Management
15 19 (15.08%) Management Information System
15 19 (15.08%) Risk Assessment
15 19 (15.08%) Information Security Management
16 16 (12.70%) GCIH
16 16 (12.70%) SANS
17 15 (11.90%) Incident Management
17 15 (11.90%) Business Continuity
17 15 (11.90%) Project Management
18 14 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
18 14 (11.11%) Cisco
19 13 (10.32%) GIAC
19 13 (10.32%) VMware
19 13 (10.32%) Legal

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.38%) IIS
2 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.79%) MS Office
1 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.38%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.87%) Firewall
2 13 (10.32%) Network Security
3 5 (3.97%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (3.97%) Internet
3 5 (3.97%) Wireless
4 4 (3.17%) Intranet
5 3 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (2.38%) WebEx
6 1 (0.79%) LAN
6 1 (0.79%) NAS
6 1 (0.79%) SAN
6 1 (0.79%) VoIP
6 1 (0.79%) WAN
General
1 31 (24.60%) Finance
2 13 (10.32%) Legal
3 8 (6.35%) Retail
4 6 (4.76%) Banking
5 4 (3.17%) Law
6 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (32.54%) Analyst
2 38 (30.16%) Security Analyst
3 28 (22.22%) Security Manager
4 16 (12.70%) IT Analyst
5 15 (11.90%) Consultant
5 15 (11.90%) Information Analyst
6 14 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
6 14 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
6 14 (11.11%) Security Consultant
7 11 (8.73%) IT Manager
8 10 (7.94%) Information Manager
8 10 (7.94%) Information Security Manager
8 10 (7.94%) Security Specialist
9 9 (7.14%) Architect
9 9 (7.14%) Security Architect
10 8 (6.35%) IT Consultant
10 8 (6.35%) IT Security Consultant
10 8 (6.35%) IT Security Manager
10 8 (6.35%) IT Security Specialist
11 7 (5.56%) Security Advisor
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.08%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.17%) CESG
5 3 (2.38%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (2.38%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (2.38%) PKI
6 2 (1.59%) BYOD
6 2 (1.59%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.59%) Freedom of Information Act
6 2 (1.59%) Social Media
7 1 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.79%) iPad
7 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.94%) Windows
2 1 (0.79%) Solaris
2 1 (0.79%) Unix
2 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (70.63%) Information Security
2 46 (36.51%) Risk Management
3 42 (33.33%) Security Management
4 28 (22.22%) ITIL
5 25 (19.84%) Cybersecurity
5 25 (19.84%) Security Operations
6 24 (19.05%) SIEM
7 21 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 20 (15.87%) Vulnerability Management
9 19 (15.08%) Information Security Management
9 19 (15.08%) Risk Assessment
10 15 (11.90%) Business Continuity
10 15 (11.90%) Incident Management
10 15 (11.90%) Project Management
11 14 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
13 11 (8.73%) Digital Forensics
13 11 (8.73%) Ethical Hacking
13 11 (8.73%) Performance Monitoring
13 11 (8.73%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 116 (92.06%) CISSP
2 29 (23.02%) Degree
3 26 (20.63%) CISA
4 21 (16.67%) CEH
5 16 (12.70%) GCIH
5 16 (12.70%) SANS
6 13 (10.32%) GIAC
7 11 (8.73%) CISMP
8 9 (7.14%) OSCP
9 8 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (4.76%) A+ Certification
10 6 (4.76%) CHFI
10 6 (4.76%) CRISC
10 6 (4.76%) EC-Council LPT
10 6 (4.76%) ECSA
10 6 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
10 6 (4.76%) PCI QSA
10 6 (4.76%) RHCE
10 6 (4.76%) Security Cleared
11 5 (3.97%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (46.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (32.54%) PCI DSS
3 12 (9.52%) COBIT
4 7 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (3.17%) RMADS
6 3 (2.38%) COSO
6 3 (2.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (2.38%) ISO 9001
7 2 (1.59%) ISO22301
7 2 (1.59%) JSP 440
7 2 (1.59%) PA-DSS
7 2 (1.59%) SLA
8 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 12 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.79%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) MIIS
Vendors
1 14 (11.11%) Cisco
2 13 (10.32%) VMware
3 8 (6.35%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.97%) CheckPoint
6 4 (3.17%) IBM
7 3 (2.38%) MobileIron
7 3 (2.38%) ScanSafe
7 3 (2.38%) Sophos
7 3 (2.38%) Symantec
8 2 (1.59%) Citrix
8 2 (1.59%) Imperva
8 2 (1.59%) Splunk
9 1 (0.79%) Avaya
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