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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 227 189 214
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +25
Permanent jobs citing CISM 25 49 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.34% 0.72% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.47% 3.12% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 34
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,300 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £79,650 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,600
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +2.76%
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
1704 1570 1890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.91% 22.92% 25.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1303 1333 1593
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Cheshire -1 14 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Merseyside +11 10 £50,000 +23.45% 3
Manchester -36 1 £70,000 +27.27% 2
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 37 (100.00%) CISSP
2 30 (81.08%) Information Security
3 16 (43.24%) Management Information System
4 14 (37.84%) ITIL
5 13 (35.14%) PCI DSS
6 12 (32.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (32.43%) Degree
7 11 (29.73%) ISSAP
7 11 (29.73%) ISSMP
7 11 (29.73%) CISA
8 10 (27.03%) UNIX
8 10 (27.03%) Linux
8 10 (27.03%) Risk Management
8 10 (27.03%) Finance
9 9 (24.32%) Security Management
9 9 (24.32%) Cisco
9 9 (24.32%) Windows
9 9 (24.32%) Data Protection
10 8 (21.62%) E-Commerce
10 8 (21.62%) CheckPoint
10 8 (21.62%) Information Security Management
11 7 (18.92%) Retail
11 7 (18.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
11 7 (18.92%) COBIT
12 6 (16.22%) Firewall
13 5 (13.51%) Risk Assessment
13 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
13 5 (13.51%) Network Security
13 5 (13.51%) Cisco ASA

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) IIS
1 1 (2.70%) GroupWise
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) Firewall
2 5 (13.51%) Network Security
2 5 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Retail
3 4 (10.81%) Multimedia
3 4 (10.81%) Law
3 4 (10.81%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Analyst
1 8 (21.62%) Security Analyst
1 8 (21.62%) Information Manager
2 6 (16.22%) Security Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Consultant
2 6 (16.22%) Information Security Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Security Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Security Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Information Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Information Risk Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Security Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Risk Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Information Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Technician
5 3 (8.11%) Security Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) IT Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.81%) CESG
2 4 (10.81%) RMADS
3 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.41%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (5.41%) PKI
5 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) UNIX
1 10 (27.03%) Linux
2 9 (24.32%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) AIX
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) Information Security
2 14 (37.84%) ITIL
3 10 (27.03%) Risk Management
4 9 (24.32%) Security Management
4 9 (24.32%) Data Protection
5 8 (21.62%) Information Security Management
5 8 (21.62%) E-Commerce
6 5 (13.51%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (13.51%) Information Assurance
6 5 (13.51%) SIEM
7 4 (10.81%) TOGAF
8 3 (8.11%) Project Management
8 3 (8.11%) ISMS
8 3 (8.11%) Security Architecture
9 2 (5.41%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (5.41%) IT Governance
9 2 (5.41%) Security Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.41%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (5.41%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) Perl
1 2 (5.41%) Python
1 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) CISSP
2 12 (32.43%) Degree
3 11 (29.73%) CISA
3 11 (29.73%) ISSAP
3 11 (29.73%) ISSMP
4 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
4 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
5 3 (8.11%) CISMP
5 3 (8.11%) ISEB
5 3 (8.11%) SSCP
6 2 (5.41%) CEH
6 2 (5.41%) CRISC
6 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (35.14%) PCI DSS
2 12 (32.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (18.92%) COBIT
3 7 (18.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Cisco
2 8 (21.62%) CheckPoint
3 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.11%) Websense
4 3 (8.11%) VMware
4 3 (8.11%) Sourcefire
4 3 (8.11%) Splunk
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle
5 1 (2.70%) SAP
Liverpool, Merseyside
Experis Ltd
Salary: £51000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool or London
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £0.00 - £1 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago