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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 164 226 233
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +7
Permanent jobs citing CISM 65 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.16% 0.40% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.33% 1.54% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 18
Average salary £55,000 £44,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £38,850
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £56,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
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
1501 1813 1646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.78% 25.73% 24.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1168 1494 1340
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,662 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the North West region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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 +64 53 £64,125 +60.31% 6
Merseyside -9 6 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Cheshire +18 4 £50,000 +13.63%
Lancashire +15 2 £55,000 +15.18% 2
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 90 (95.74%) CISSP
2 78 (82.98%) Information Security
3 44 (46.81%) Security Management
4 39 (41.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 37 (39.36%) Risk Management
6 31 (32.98%) Degree
7 28 (29.79%) Management Information System
7 28 (29.79%) Security Operations
8 27 (28.72%) Finance
9 24 (25.53%) CISA
9 24 (25.53%) PCI DSS
9 24 (25.53%) Incident Management
10 23 (24.47%) ITIL
10 23 (24.47%) Vulnerability Management
11 21 (22.34%) Root Cause Analysis
11 21 (22.34%) Information Security Management
12 20 (21.28%) Firewall
12 20 (21.28%) CEH
12 20 (21.28%) SIEM
13 19 (20.21%) Legal
13 19 (20.21%) Project Management
14 16 (17.02%) Risk Assessment
14 16 (17.02%) GCIH
14 16 (17.02%) Penetration Testing
15 15 (15.96%) Digital Forensics
16 13 (13.83%) SANS
16 13 (13.83%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 13 (13.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 13 (13.83%) GIAC
17 12 (12.77%) Business Continuity

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (6.38%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.28%) Firewall
2 12 (12.77%) Network Security
3 8 (8.51%) WebEx
4 6 (6.38%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (5.32%) Internet
6 4 (4.26%) Intranet
7 2 (2.13%) Wireless
General
1 27 (28.72%) Finance
2 19 (20.21%) Legal
3 11 (11.70%) Retail
4 8 (8.51%) Banking
5 7 (7.45%) Telecoms
6 6 (6.38%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (3.19%) Law
8 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (36.17%) Analyst
2 32 (34.04%) Security Analyst
3 20 (21.28%) Security Manager
4 13 (13.83%) Information Analyst
4 13 (13.83%) Information Security Analyst
5 11 (11.70%) IT Analyst
6 10 (10.64%) IT Security Analyst
7 9 (9.57%) Security Specialist
8 8 (8.51%) Consultant
8 8 (8.51%) IT Security Specialist
8 8 (8.51%) Security Consultant
9 7 (7.45%) Information Manager
9 7 (7.45%) Information Security Manager
10 6 (6.38%) Business Manager
10 6 (6.38%) Business Project Manager
10 6 (6.38%) IT Manager
10 6 (6.38%) IT Security Manager
10 6 (6.38%) Project Manager
10 6 (6.38%) Security Project Manager
10 6 (6.38%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 28 (29.79%) Management Information System
2 11 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.70%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.26%) Cryptography
4 3 (3.19%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (3.19%) PKI
5 2 (2.13%) Life Science
6 1 (1.06%) BYOD
6 1 (1.06%) CESG
6 1 (1.06%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.06%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.06%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.64%) Windows
2 2 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (82.98%) Information Security
2 44 (46.81%) Security Management
3 37 (39.36%) Risk Management
4 28 (29.79%) Security Operations
5 24 (25.53%) Incident Management
6 23 (24.47%) ITIL
6 23 (24.47%) Vulnerability Management
7 21 (22.34%) Information Security Management
7 21 (22.34%) Root Cause Analysis
8 20 (21.28%) SIEM
9 19 (20.21%) Project Management
10 16 (17.02%) Penetration Testing
10 16 (17.02%) Risk Assessment
11 15 (15.96%) Digital Forensics
12 13 (13.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 13 (13.83%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 12 (12.77%) Business Continuity
13 12 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (11.70%) Performance Monitoring
15 10 (10.64%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 90 (95.74%) CISSP
2 31 (32.98%) Degree
3 24 (25.53%) CISA
4 20 (21.28%) CEH
5 16 (17.02%) GCIH
6 13 (13.83%) GIAC
6 13 (13.83%) SANS
7 11 (11.70%) CISMP
8 8 (8.51%) OSCP
9 6 (6.38%) CESG Certified Professional
9 6 (6.38%) IISP
9 6 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (5.32%) CREST Certified
10 5 (5.32%) Tigerscheme
11 4 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (3.19%) A+ Certification
12 3 (3.19%) CHFI
12 3 (3.19%) ECSA
12 3 (3.19%) Network+ Certification
12 3 (3.19%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (41.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (25.53%) PCI DSS
3 9 (9.57%) COBIT
4 8 (8.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (6.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 6 (6.38%) RMADS
6 5 (5.32%) JSP 440
7 3 (3.19%) COSO
8 2 (2.13%) ISO27002
8 2 (2.13%) PA-DSS
8 2 (2.13%) QA
8 2 (2.13%) SLA
9 1 (1.06%) ISO22301
System Software
1 11 (11.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.06%) Snort
Vendors
1 11 (11.70%) VMware
2 6 (6.38%) IBM
3 4 (4.26%) Cisco
4 3 (3.19%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.19%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.19%) Splunk
5 2 (2.13%) Imperva
6 1 (1.06%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.06%) Citrix
6 1 (1.06%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.06%) ScanSafe
6 1 (1.06%) Sophos
6 1 (1.06%) Symantec
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