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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 215 217 246
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +29
Permanent jobs citing CISM 45 28 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.60% 0.40% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.45% 1.69% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 41 23 18
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -2.10%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +9.67%
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
1838 1652 1946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.50% 23.69% 25.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1398 1706
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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
Manchester -7 21 £50,000 +23.45% 2
Cheshire -6 13 £47,500 -2.06% 2
Merseyside +21 11 £50,000 +42.85% 2
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 66 (94.29%) CISSP
2 62 (88.57%) Information Security
3 28 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (34.29%) PCI DSS
5 23 (32.86%) CISA
5 23 (32.86%) ITIL
6 21 (30.00%) Firewall
6 21 (30.00%) Management Information System
6 21 (30.00%) Risk Management
6 21 (30.00%) ISSAP
6 21 (30.00%) ISSMP
7 18 (25.71%) Degree
7 18 (25.71%) Finance
8 17 (24.29%) E-Commerce
9 16 (22.86%) UNIX
9 16 (22.86%) Linux
10 15 (21.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 15 (21.43%) Retail
11 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 14 (20.00%) Law
12 13 (18.57%) Cisco
12 13 (18.57%) Windows
12 13 (18.57%) CheckPoint
12 13 (18.57%) Data Protection
12 13 (18.57%) COBIT
13 12 (17.14%) Business Continuity
14 11 (15.71%) ISEB
14 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (14.29%) Security Management

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (30.00%) Firewall
2 10 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (11.43%) LDAP
4 7 (10.00%) Network Security
5 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
General
1 18 (25.71%) Finance
2 15 (21.43%) Retail
3 14 (20.00%) Law
4 9 (12.86%) Banking
5 3 (4.29%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.86%) Marketing
6 2 (2.86%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (25.71%) Security Engineer
2 15 (21.43%) Information Security Engineer
3 8 (11.43%) Head of Security
3 8 (11.43%) Security Manager
3 8 (11.43%) Information Manager
3 8 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (11.43%) Administrator
3 8 (11.43%) Head of Information Security
4 7 (10.00%) Analyst
4 7 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) Consultant
5 6 (8.57%) IT Security Administrator
5 6 (8.57%) IT Administrator
5 6 (8.57%) Security Administrator
5 6 (8.57%) Senior Technician
6 4 (5.71%) Head of IT Security
6 4 (5.71%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Head of IT
6 4 (5.71%) Information Risk Manager
6 4 (5.71%) IT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.57%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.71%) RMADS
4 4 (5.71%) CESG
5 2 (2.86%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.86%) UNIX
1 16 (22.86%) Linux
2 13 (18.57%) Windows
3 2 (2.86%) AIX
4 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (88.57%) Information Security
2 23 (32.86%) ITIL
3 21 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 17 (24.29%) E-Commerce
5 13 (18.57%) Data Protection
6 12 (17.14%) Business Continuity
7 10 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (14.29%) Information Security Management
7 10 (14.29%) Security Management
8 9 (12.86%) SIEM
8 9 (12.86%) Migration
9 8 (11.43%) Information Assurance
10 5 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (5.71%) Ethical Hacking
11 4 (5.71%) Incident Management
12 3 (4.29%) People Management
12 3 (4.29%) TOGAF
12 3 (4.29%) Data Security
12 3 (4.29%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (94.29%) CISSP
2 23 (32.86%) CISA
3 21 (30.00%) ISSAP
3 21 (30.00%) ISSMP
4 18 (25.71%) Degree
5 11 (15.71%) ISEB
6 6 (8.57%) CEH
7 4 (5.71%) PCI QSA
8 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.86%) CRISC
9 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.86%) SSCP
9 2 (2.86%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (2.86%) CCNA
9 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (34.29%) PCI DSS
3 15 (21.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 13 (18.57%) COBIT
5 9 (12.86%) SLA
6 3 (4.29%) HIPAA
System Software
1 8 (11.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) Nessus
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.57%) CheckPoint
2 13 (18.57%) Cisco
3 6 (8.57%) Sourcefire
3 6 (8.57%) Splunk
3 6 (8.57%) Websense
4 1 (1.43%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.43%) McAfee
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