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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 234 247 223
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -24
Permanent jobs citing CISM 14 9 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.13% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.78% 0.53% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 27
Average salary £61,215 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £31,000 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
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
1789 1688 1825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 27.14% 23.55% 24.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1372 1321 1485
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £50,000 £52,500
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 21 April 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 21 April 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 - 8 £63,108 - 2
Manchester +3 5 £55,000 -2.22% 3
Merseyside - 1 £40,000 -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 46 (95.83%) CISSP
2 40 (83.33%) Information Security
3 26 (54.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (39.58%) Finance
5 18 (37.50%) ITIL
6 14 (29.17%) CISA
6 14 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (27.08%) Business Continuity
8 12 (25.00%) Risk Management
9 11 (22.92%) Management Information System
9 11 (22.92%) ISEB
10 10 (20.83%) COBIT
10 10 (20.83%) Network Security
11 9 (18.75%) Security Management
12 8 (16.67%) Law
12 8 (16.67%) Firewall
12 8 (16.67%) SC Cleared
12 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
13 7 (14.58%) PCI DSS
13 7 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
14 6 (12.50%) Websense
14 6 (12.50%) SLA
14 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
14 6 (12.50%) Degree
14 6 (12.50%) Supplier Management
14 6 (12.50%) ISSAP
14 6 (12.50%) ISSMP
14 6 (12.50%) Nessus
14 6 (12.50%) Sourcefire

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.83%) Network Security
2 8 (16.67%) Firewall
3 4 (8.33%) LDAP
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.08%) Wireless
5 1 (2.08%) LAN
5 1 (2.08%) WLAN
5 1 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (39.58%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Law
3 3 (6.25%) Legal
3 3 (6.25%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.08%) Back Office
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (20.83%) Security Manager
2 8 (16.67%) Information Manager
3 7 (14.58%) Security Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Information Security Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Senior Technician
5 5 (10.42%) Administrator
5 5 (10.42%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.33%) Security Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Risk Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Security Administrator
6 4 (8.33%) Information Risk Manager
6 4 (8.33%) IT Security Administrator
6 4 (8.33%) IT Administrator
7 3 (6.25%) Information Systems Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Head of Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (22.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) CESG
3 1 (2.08%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.08%) SCADA
3 1 (2.08%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) UNIX
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
1 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (83.33%) Information Security
2 18 (37.50%) ITIL
3 13 (27.08%) Business Continuity
4 12 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 9 (18.75%) Security Management
6 7 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (12.50%) Supplier Management
7 6 (12.50%) SIEM
8 5 (10.42%) Migration
8 5 (10.42%) Information Security Management
8 5 (10.42%) Project Management
8 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
9 4 (8.33%) Data Protection
9 4 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (8.33%) Database Security
10 3 (6.25%) Data Security
10 3 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
11 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (95.83%) CISSP
2 14 (29.17%) CISA
3 11 (22.92%) ISEB
4 8 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 6 (12.50%) Degree
5 6 (12.50%) ISSAP
5 6 (12.50%) ISSMP
6 5 (10.42%) ISEB Practitioner
7 4 (8.33%) CISMP
7 4 (8.33%) MBA
7 4 (8.33%) DV Cleared
8 3 (6.25%) PCI QSA
9 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (54.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (20.83%) COBIT
3 7 (14.58%) PCI DSS
4 6 (12.50%) SLA
5 5 (10.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 3 (6.25%) HIPAA
7 3 (6.25%) FISMA
8 1 (2.08%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 6 (12.50%) Websense
1 6 (12.50%) Sourcefire
1 6 (12.50%) Splunk
2 2 (4.17%) Cisco
2 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.08%) McAfee
3 1 (2.08%) Blue Coat
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Corporate benefiits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Connectus
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago