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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 221 232 192
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -40
Permanent jobs citing CISM 39 27 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.58% 0.36% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.40% 1.59% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 32
Average salary £53,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,049 £43,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £79,650
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
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
1628 1698 1556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.28% 22.75% 22.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1256 1313 1321
Average salary £38,350 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.26% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISM across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 September 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Manchester +41 32 £55,000 -21.42% 3
Cheshire -9 6 £50,000 - 1
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 44 (84.62%) CISSP
2 31 (59.62%) CISA
3 28 (53.85%) Information Security
4 23 (44.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (36.54%) Finance
6 18 (34.62%) Risk Management
7 16 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (30.77%) Degree
7 16 (30.77%) Management Information System
8 15 (28.85%) Security Management
9 14 (26.92%) Banking
10 13 (25.00%) Retail
10 13 (25.00%) Firewall
10 13 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
11 12 (23.08%) ITIL
11 12 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
12 11 (21.15%) SIEM
13 10 (19.23%) Security Architecture
13 10 (19.23%) Incident Management
13 10 (19.23%) Project Management
14 9 (17.31%) PCI DSS
15 8 (15.38%) ArcSight
15 8 (15.38%) Service Management
15 8 (15.38%) Legal
16 7 (13.46%) Enterprise Architecture
16 7 (13.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 7 (13.46%) ACCA
16 7 (13.46%) Data Centre
16 7 (13.46%) Digital Forensics
16 7 (13.46%) Matrix Management

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 6 (11.54%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.00%) Firewall
2 5 (9.62%) Network Security
3 3 (5.77%) DMZ
3 3 (5.77%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (5.77%) Wireless
4 2 (3.85%) LAN
4 2 (3.85%) WLAN
4 2 (3.85%) VPN
5 1 (1.92%) IPsec
5 1 (1.92%) Wireless Security
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
General
1 19 (36.54%) Finance
2 14 (26.92%) Banking
3 13 (25.00%) Retail
4 8 (15.38%) Legal
5 6 (11.54%) Corporate Banking
6 3 (5.77%) Financial Institution
7 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Consultant
1 12 (23.08%) Security Consultant
2 8 (15.38%) Information Manager
2 8 (15.38%) Security Manager
3 7 (13.46%) Head of Technology
3 7 (13.46%) Senior Security Consultant
3 7 (13.46%) Senior Consultant
4 6 (11.54%) Architect
4 6 (11.54%) Security Architect
5 5 (9.62%) IT Architect
5 5 (9.62%) IT Security Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) IT Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) Senior Security Architect
5 5 (9.62%) IT Security Architect
5 5 (9.62%) Senior Architect
5 5 (9.62%) Head of Testing
5 5 (9.62%) Senior IT Security Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Security Officer
6 4 (7.69%) Information Risk Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 7 (13.46%) Data Centre
3 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.77%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.85%) PKI
5 2 (3.85%) CESG
5 2 (3.85%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (3.85%) RMADS
6 1 (1.92%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (53.85%) Information Security
2 18 (34.62%) Risk Management
3 16 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (28.85%) Security Management
5 13 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 12 (23.08%) ITIL
6 12 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
7 11 (21.15%) SIEM
8 10 (19.23%) Security Architecture
8 10 (19.23%) Incident Management
8 10 (19.23%) Project Management
9 8 (15.38%) Service Management
10 7 (13.46%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (13.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (13.46%) Matrix Management
10 7 (13.46%) Digital Forensics
10 7 (13.46%) Cyber Security
11 6 (11.54%) Performance Management
12 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
12 5 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 44 (84.62%) CISSP
2 31 (59.62%) CISA
3 16 (30.77%) Degree
4 7 (13.46%) ACCA
5 6 (11.54%) CEH
6 4 (7.69%) MBA
6 4 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.85%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (44.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (17.31%) PCI DSS
3 5 (9.62%) COBIT
4 4 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (3.85%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) ArcSight
2 5 (9.62%) Splunk
3 4 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco
4 1 (1.92%) LogRhythm
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