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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
England / North West
Rank 172 177 222
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +45
Permanent jobs citing CISM 76 62 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.30% 1.11% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.77% 4.05% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 39 20 34
Median salary £55,000 £52,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +16.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £68,000 £57,450
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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
1318 1531 1721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.46% 27.47% 25.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1001 1190 1441
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 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -18 42 £55,000 +2.32% 3
Cheshire +31 24 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Lancashire -7 4 £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 21 January 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.

1 122 (98.39%) CISSP
2 105 (84.68%) Information Security
3 59 (47.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 57 (45.97%) Degree
5 55 (44.35%) PCI DSS
6 47 (37.90%) Risk Management
7 44 (35.48%) Finance
8 43 (34.68%) Security Operations
9 40 (32.26%) CISA
10 31 (25.00%) Security Management
11 30 (24.19%) Network Security
12 28 (22.58%) Management Information System
13 25 (20.16%) Banking
13 25 (20.16%) Incident Management
14 24 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
15 20 (16.13%) Business Continuity
15 20 (16.13%) Security Architecture
16 18 (14.52%) Information Assurance
16 18 (14.52%) Disaster Recovery
16 18 (14.52%) Information Security Management
17 17 (13.71%) ITIL
17 17 (13.71%) CISMP
17 17 (13.71%) Security Cleared
17 17 (13.71%) Security Monitoring
18 16 (12.90%) Vulnerability Management
18 16 (12.90%) Computer Science
19 15 (12.10%) Data Security
19 15 (12.10%) Data Centre
20 14 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
20 14 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management

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 12 (9.68%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
2 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 30 (24.19%) Network Security
2 13 (10.48%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (3.23%) Firewall
4 1 (0.81%) Internet
4 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.03%) GIS
General
1 44 (35.48%) Finance
2 25 (20.16%) Banking
3 12 (9.68%) Legal
4 10 (8.06%) Telecoms
5 8 (6.45%) Law
6 7 (5.65%) Marketing
7 6 (4.84%) Retail
8 2 (1.61%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (1.61%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.81%) Electronics
9 1 (0.81%) Local Government
9 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (26.61%) Security Manager
2 29 (23.39%) Consultant
2 29 (23.39%) Information Manager
3 28 (22.58%) Analyst
4 24 (19.35%) Information Security Manager
5 23 (18.55%) Security Analyst
6 20 (16.13%) Security Consultant
7 14 (11.29%) Senior Analyst
8 13 (10.48%) Senior Security Analyst
9 12 (9.68%) Information Security Consultant
10 11 (8.87%) Senior Consultant
10 11 (8.87%) Senior Security Consultant
11 10 (8.06%) Information Analyst
11 10 (8.06%) Information Security Analyst
11 10 (8.06%) Network Consultant
11 10 (8.06%) Network Security Consultant
11 10 (8.06%) Senior Information Security Consultant
11 10 (8.06%) Senior Network Consultant
11 10 (8.06%) Senior Network Security Consultant
12 9 (7.26%) Information Assurance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.61%) Middleware
2 1 (0.81%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.58%) Management Information System
2 16 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 15 (12.10%) Data Centre
4 14 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (10.48%) Security Operations Centre
6 9 (7.26%) Mathematics
7 7 (5.65%) Driving Licence
8 5 (4.03%) Cyber Attack
8 5 (4.03%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (4.03%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.61%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.81%) CESG
10 1 (0.81%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (0.81%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.81%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.81%) Linux
1 1 (0.81%) Unix
1 1 (0.81%) Windows
1 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (84.68%) Information Security
2 47 (37.90%) Risk Management
3 43 (34.68%) Security Operations
4 31 (25.00%) Security Management
5 25 (20.16%) Incident Management
6 24 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
7 20 (16.13%) Business Continuity
7 20 (16.13%) Security Architecture
8 18 (14.52%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (14.52%) Information Assurance
8 18 (14.52%) Information Security Management
9 17 (13.71%) ITIL
9 17 (13.71%) Security Monitoring
10 16 (12.90%) Vulnerability Management
11 15 (12.10%) Data Security
12 14 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (10.48%) Risk Assessment
14 11 (8.87%) Data Management
14 11 (8.87%) Performance Management
14 11 (8.87%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.26%) C
Qualifications
1 122 (98.39%) CISSP
2 57 (45.97%) Degree
3 40 (32.26%) CISA
4 17 (13.71%) CISMP
4 17 (13.71%) Security Cleared
5 12 (9.68%) IISP
5 12 (9.68%) ISSAP
6 11 (8.87%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (8.87%) CRISC
7 9 (7.26%) CCNP
7 9 (7.26%) DV Cleared
7 9 (7.26%) SANS
8 7 (5.65%) Postgraduate
9 6 (4.84%) CEH
9 6 (4.84%) PCI QSA
9 6 (4.84%) SC Cleared
10 3 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.61%) ISSEP
11 2 (1.61%) ISSMP
11 2 (1.61%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (47.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 55 (44.35%) PCI DSS
3 11 (8.87%) COBIT
4 9 (7.26%) ISO22301
5 2 (1.61%) GPG13
5 2 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 11 (8.87%) ArcSight
1 11 (8.87%) Splunk
2 9 (7.26%) Cisco
3 4 (3.23%) Intel
4 2 (1.61%) SAP
5 1 (0.81%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle
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