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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
England / North West
Rank 186 173 230
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +57
Permanent jobs citing CISM 59 64 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.98% 1.13% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.22% 4.22% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 28 34 26
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +20.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £72,500 £60,608
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%

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
1398 1517 1815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.31% 26.83% 25.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1015 1201 1467
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 -49 25 £46,500 -22.98% 3
Cheshire +30 16 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Lancashire -7 3 £40,000 -27.27%
Merseyside -9 3 £50,000 +5.26%
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 127 (98.45%) CISSP
2 108 (83.72%) Information Security
3 63 (48.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 61 (47.29%) PCI DSS
5 53 (41.09%) Risk Management
6 45 (34.88%) Degree
7 42 (32.56%) Finance
7 42 (32.56%) CISA
8 38 (29.46%) Security Operations
9 34 (26.36%) Security Management
10 31 (24.03%) Network Security
11 30 (23.26%) Management Information System
12 27 (20.93%) Incident Management
13 24 (18.60%) Banking
14 21 (16.28%) Business Continuity
14 21 (16.28%) Information Security Management
14 21 (16.28%) Cybersecurity
15 20 (15.50%) Information Assurance
15 20 (15.50%) Stakeholder Management
15 20 (15.50%) CISMP
16 19 (14.73%) Disaster Recovery
16 19 (14.73%) ITIL
16 19 (14.73%) Security Cleared
17 17 (13.18%) Computer Science
17 17 (13.18%) Data Security
18 16 (12.40%) Retail
18 16 (12.40%) Vulnerability Management
18 16 (12.40%) Security Architecture
19 15 (11.63%) Security Monitoring
20 14 (10.85%) Intrusion Detection

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 9 (6.98%) IIS
2 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) MS Office
2 1 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 31 (24.03%) Network Security
2 14 (10.85%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (6.98%) Firewall
4 4 (3.10%) Internet
5 1 (0.78%) DMZ
5 1 (0.78%) IPsec
5 1 (0.78%) LAN
5 1 (0.78%) SSL
5 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.78%) VPN
5 1 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.65%) GIS
General
1 42 (32.56%) Finance
2 24 (18.60%) Banking
3 16 (12.40%) Retail
4 13 (10.08%) Legal
5 11 (8.53%) Telecoms
6 8 (6.20%) Law
7 7 (5.43%) Marketing
8 2 (1.55%) Advertising
8 2 (1.55%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (1.55%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.78%) Electronics
9 1 (0.78%) Local Government
9 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (22.48%) Analyst
1 29 (22.48%) Consultant
2 28 (21.71%) Security Manager
3 26 (20.16%) Information Manager
3 26 (20.16%) Security Analyst
4 21 (16.28%) Information Security Manager
5 20 (15.50%) Security Consultant
6 16 (12.40%) Senior Analyst
7 15 (11.63%) Senior Security Analyst
8 13 (10.08%) Information Security Consultant
9 11 (8.53%) Information Analyst
9 11 (8.53%) Information Security Analyst
10 9 (6.98%) Information Assurance Consultant
10 9 (6.98%) Information Security Officer
10 9 (6.98%) IT Analyst
10 9 (6.98%) IT Security Analyst
10 9 (6.98%) Security Officer
11 8 (6.20%) Network Security Consultant
11 8 (6.20%) Senior Information Security Consultant
11 8 (6.20%) Senior Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.55%) Middleware
2 1 (0.78%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 30 (23.26%) Management Information System
2 17 (13.18%) Computer Science
3 14 (10.85%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (9.30%) Data Centre
5 10 (7.75%) Security Operations Centre
6 7 (5.43%) Driving Licence
7 5 (3.88%) Cyber Attack
7 5 (3.88%) Cyberthreat
7 5 (3.88%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.55%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.55%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.78%) CESG
9 1 (0.78%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.78%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.78%) PKI
9 1 (0.78%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.55%) Unix
2 1 (0.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (83.72%) Information Security
2 53 (41.09%) Risk Management
3 38 (29.46%) Security Operations
4 34 (26.36%) Security Management
5 27 (20.93%) Incident Management
6 21 (16.28%) Business Continuity
6 21 (16.28%) Cybersecurity
6 21 (16.28%) Information Security Management
7 20 (15.50%) Information Assurance
7 20 (15.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (14.73%) Disaster Recovery
8 19 (14.73%) ITIL
9 17 (13.18%) Data Security
10 16 (12.40%) Security Architecture
10 16 (12.40%) Vulnerability Management
11 15 (11.63%) Security Monitoring
12 13 (10.08%) Risk Assessment
13 11 (8.53%) Data Management
13 11 (8.53%) Penetration Testing
13 11 (8.53%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.98%) C
Qualifications
1 127 (98.45%) CISSP
2 45 (34.88%) Degree
3 42 (32.56%) CISA
4 20 (15.50%) CISMP
5 19 (14.73%) Security Cleared
6 13 (10.08%) ISSAP
7 11 (8.53%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (7.75%) CRISC
9 9 (6.98%) CCNP
9 9 (6.98%) DV Cleared
9 9 (6.98%) IISP
10 7 (5.43%) CEH
11 6 (4.65%) PCI QSA
11 6 (4.65%) SC Cleared
12 5 (3.88%) Postgraduate
12 5 (3.88%) SANS
13 3 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (1.55%) CLAS
14 2 (1.55%) CREST Certified
14 2 (1.55%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (48.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 61 (47.29%) PCI DSS
3 14 (10.85%) COBIT
4 9 (6.98%) ISO22301
5 4 (3.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.55%) GPG13
7 1 (0.78%) BS25999
7 1 (0.78%) COSO
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 11 (8.53%) Cisco
2 8 (6.20%) ArcSight
2 8 (6.20%) Splunk
3 2 (1.55%) Avaya
3 2 (1.55%) Intel
3 2 (1.55%) Riverbed
3 2 (1.55%) SAP
4 1 (0.78%) Citrix
4 1 (0.78%) CyberArk
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle
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