The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 231 188 210
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +22
Permanent jobs citing CISM 16 58 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.80% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.97% 3.46% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 37 34
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,811
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -
Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1646 1676 1887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.07% 23.12% 25.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1269 1409 1626
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CISM
England

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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
Cheshire -6 9 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Merseyside -1 6 £50,000 +23.45% 2
Cumbria +6 1 £47,500 -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) CISSP
2 21 (84.00%) Information Security
3 13 (52.00%) Management Information System
4 9 (36.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (32.00%) ITIL
6 7 (28.00%) UNIX
6 7 (28.00%) Linux
6 7 (28.00%) Degree
6 7 (28.00%) PCI DSS
7 6 (24.00%) Data Protection
7 6 (24.00%) Security Management
7 6 (24.00%) ISSAP
7 6 (24.00%) ISSMP
7 6 (24.00%) Finance
7 6 (24.00%) CISA
7 6 (24.00%) Cisco
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (24.00%) Windows
8 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
8 5 (20.00%) Information Security Management
8 5 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (16.00%) Network Security
9 4 (16.00%) COBIT
9 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
9 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
9 4 (16.00%) SIEM
9 4 (16.00%) Firewall
9 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
9 4 (16.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 1 (4.00%) IIS
1 1 (4.00%) GroupWise
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
1 4 (16.00%) Network Security
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
2 3 (12.00%) Multimedia
3 2 (8.00%) Law
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
1 7 (28.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Security Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Information Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Security Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Information Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Information Security Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Information Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Information Security Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Technician
5 2 (8.00%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) CESG
2 2 (8.00%) PKI
2 2 (8.00%) RMADS
3 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) UNIX
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) AIX
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Information Security
2 8 (32.00%) ITIL
3 6 (24.00%) Security Management
3 6 (24.00%) Data Protection
4 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 5 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (16.00%) SIEM
6 3 (12.00%) Information Assurance
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
7 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
7 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (8.00%) TOGAF
7 2 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (8.00%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Perl
1 2 (8.00%) Python
1 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) CISSP
2 7 (28.00%) Degree
3 6 (24.00%) ISSAP
3 6 (24.00%) ISSMP
3 6 (24.00%) CISA
4 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (12.00%) CISMP
6 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (8.00%) CRISC
6 2 (8.00%) ISEB
7 1 (4.00%) GIAC
7 1 (4.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (28.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (16.00%) COBIT
3 4 (16.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (12.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) Sourcefire
4 2 (8.00%) Splunk
4 2 (8.00%) Websense
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) SAP
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