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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 226 227 211
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Permanent jobs citing CISM 12 11 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.16% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.76% 0.71% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 31
Average salary £66,250 £48,750 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.89% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £32,600 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £59,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -8.33%
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
1585 1539 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.01% 22.78% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1253 1178 1438
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,500 £52,700
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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Cheshire +2 6 £66,250 +12.76%
Manchester +17 5 £60,000 +42.01% 4
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 38 (97.44%) CISSP
2 30 (76.92%) Information Security
3 24 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (41.03%) ITIL
5 15 (38.46%) Finance
6 11 (28.21%) Security Management
6 11 (28.21%) Management Information System
7 10 (25.64%) Business Continuity
7 10 (25.64%) COBIT
8 9 (23.08%) Network Security
8 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (23.08%) Risk Management
8 9 (23.08%) CISA
9 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
9 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
10 7 (17.95%) ISEB
11 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (15.38%) Firewall
11 6 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
11 6 (15.38%) Degree
11 6 (15.38%) Information Security Management
12 5 (12.82%) ISSAP
12 5 (12.82%) ISSMP
12 5 (12.82%) PCI DSS
12 5 (12.82%) Splunk
12 5 (12.82%) Law
13 4 (10.26%) Risk Assessment
13 4 (10.26%) MBA
13 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
13 4 (10.26%) Project Management

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) Network Security
2 6 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (5.13%) Wireless
3 2 (5.13%) LAN
3 2 (5.13%) WLAN
3 2 (5.13%) LDAP
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Law
3 3 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 3 (7.69%) Legal
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.13%) Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Back Office
5 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Security Manager
2 8 (20.51%) Information Manager
3 6 (15.38%) Security Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Information Security Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Security Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Risk Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Information Risk Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Technician
5 4 (10.26%) IT Security Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Information Systems Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Security Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Systems Manager
7 2 (5.13%) IT Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Security Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Head of Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Management Information System
2 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) CESG
3 2 (5.13%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (5.13%) RMADS
4 1 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.56%) SCADA
4 1 (2.56%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) Information Security
2 16 (41.03%) ITIL
3 11 (28.21%) Security Management
4 10 (25.64%) Business Continuity
5 9 (23.08%) Risk Management
6 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (15.38%) Information Security Management
7 4 (10.26%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
7 4 (10.26%) Project Management
7 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.26%) SIEM
7 4 (10.26%) Data Protection
7 4 (10.26%) Database Security
7 4 (10.26%) Supplier Management
8 2 (5.13%) Migration
8 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.13%) Security Architecture
8 2 (5.13%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 38 (97.44%) CISSP
2 9 (23.08%) CISA
3 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
3 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
4 7 (17.95%) ISEB
5 6 (15.38%) Degree
6 5 (12.82%) ISSAP
6 5 (12.82%) ISSMP
7 4 (10.26%) MBA
7 4 (10.26%) DV Cleared
7 4 (10.26%) CISMP
8 3 (7.69%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (25.64%) COBIT
3 5 (12.82%) PCI DSS
4 4 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 4 (10.26%) SLA
5 2 (5.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (5.13%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Splunk
2 4 (10.26%) Websense
2 4 (10.26%) Sourcefire
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco
4 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.56%) McAfee
4 1 (2.56%) Blue Coat
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