The first table below looks at the demand for CISM in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 516 437 529
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +92
Permanent jobs citing CISM 439 522 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.48% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.39% 1.75% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 322 345 323
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,050 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -2.65%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31600 29794 32765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.09% 27.31% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 24801 24153 28117
Average salary £44,250 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISM within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CISM
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISM within the UK.

CISM Salary Trend in the UK

CISM
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISM over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 within the UK.

CISM Salary Histogram in the UK

CISM
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 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
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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
England -72 395 £58,500 +6.36% 48
London -33 184 £65,000 - 22
South East +23 116 £57,500 +13.30% 10
Surrey +15 41 £65,000 +30.00%
City of London +5 40 £61,000 -6.15% 5
Berkshire 0 36 £55,000 -8.33% 7
East Midlands +7 34 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Hampshire -12 25 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Newbury +16 20 £27,500 -45.81% 2
Leicestershire +6 18 £50,000 - 1
East of England -8 15 £45,000 -18.18% 1
North West -33 15 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Leicester +4 14 £55,000 - 1
Guildford -15 13 - -
Hertfordshire -5 12 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Potters Bar - 12 £45,000 - 1
South West -17 11 £65,000 +13.04% 3
Southampton +12 9 £40,000 -4.76% 1
Scotland -9 9 £55,000 +30.17% 3
Gloucestershire +1 8 £75,000 +3.44% 1
Cheshire 0 8 £55,000 - 1
Cheltenham -2 8 £75,000 +76.47% 1
Yorkshire -98 8 £54,000 -13.60%
Derbyshire 0 7 £52,500 +16.66%
Leeds -57 7 £53,250 -18.07%
West Yorkshire -73 7 £53,250 -11.25%
South Wales - 7 £47,000 - 1
Wales - 7 £47,000 - 1
Cardiff - 7 £47,000 - 1
Birmingham -5 6 £52,500 +5.00% 1

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 829 (94.74%) CISSP
2 648 (74.06%) Information Security
3 429 (49.03%) CISA
4 415 (47.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 283 (32.34%) Finance
6 257 (29.37%) Degree
7 247 (28.23%) PCI DSS
8 233 (26.63%) Management Information System
9 226 (25.83%) Risk Management
10 199 (22.74%) ITIL
11 151 (17.26%) Security Cleared
12 137 (15.66%) Project Management
13 125 (14.29%) COBIT
14 122 (13.94%) Firewall
15 113 (12.91%) Security Management
16 109 (12.46%) Windows
17 102 (11.66%) Banking
18 98 (11.20%) Linux
19 97 (11.09%) PRINCE2
20 96 (10.97%) Penetration Testing
21 95 (10.86%) Data Protection
22 90 (10.29%) SC Cleared
23 84 (9.60%) SIEM
23 84 (9.60%) Business Development
23 84 (9.60%) Risk Assessment
24 83 (9.49%) Security Architecture
25 80 (9.14%) Cyber Security
26 73 (8.34%) Information Assurance
27 69 (7.89%) Oracle
28 68 (7.77%) CRISC

CISM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 38 (4.34%) IIS
2 11 (1.26%) Lync
3 9 (1.03%) Tomcat
4 5 (0.57%) Apache
5 3 (0.34%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.11%) GroupWise
6 1 (0.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.37%) MS Office
3 7 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.46%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.26%) SAP ERP
2 7 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.11%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.69%) SaaS
2 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 122 (13.94%) Firewall
2 68 (7.77%) Network Security
3 45 (5.14%) Internet
4 43 (4.91%) LAN
5 36 (4.11%) WAN
5 36 (4.11%) Wireless
6 32 (3.66%) Intrusion Detection
7 25 (2.86%) TCP/IP
7 25 (2.86%) DNS
8 24 (2.74%) VPN
9 23 (2.63%) DHCP
10 20 (2.29%) VoIP
10 20 (2.29%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (1.60%) Cisco Nexus
11 14 (1.60%) IPX
11 14 (1.60%) IPv6
12 11 (1.26%) IP Telephony
13 7 (0.80%) Wireshark
13 7 (0.80%) Broadband
14 4 (0.46%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.37%) MySQL
1 12 (1.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (0.91%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.23%) QlikView
3 2 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.23%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.11%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (0.11%) Big Data
4 1 (0.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (0.80%) Metasploit
2 5 (0.57%) AppScan
3 1 (0.11%) QADirector
General
1 283 (32.34%) Finance
2 102 (11.66%) Banking
3 59 (6.74%) Telecoms
4 56 (6.40%) Legal
5 40 (4.57%) Law
6 33 (3.77%) Retail
7 17 (1.94%) Advertising
7 17 (1.94%) Marketing
8 15 (1.71%) Financial Institution
9 11 (1.26%) Investment Banking
10 9 (1.03%) Local Government
11 5 (0.57%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.57%) Games
11 5 (0.57%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.46%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.46%) French Language
13 2 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.11%) Publishing
14 1 (0.11%) Electronics
14 1 (0.11%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 212 (24.23%) Consultant
2 187 (21.37%) Security Consultant
3 169 (19.31%) Security Manager
4 117 (13.37%) Analyst
5 100 (11.43%) Security Analyst
6 83 (9.49%) Architect
7 75 (8.57%) Security Architect
8 70 (8.00%) Security Specialist
9 64 (7.31%) Information Security Consultant
10 59 (6.74%) Information Security Specialist
10 59 (6.74%) Information Specialist
11 50 (5.71%) Security Officer
11 50 (5.71%) Information Manager
12 47 (5.37%) Senior Manager
13 46 (5.26%) Information Security Manager
13 46 (5.26%) Information Security Analyst
13 46 (5.26%) Information Analyst
14 45 (5.14%) Information Security Officer
15 40 (4.57%) IT Security Consultant
15 40 (4.57%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.37%) .NET
2 9 (1.03%) Web Services
2 9 (1.03%) LAMP
3 6 (0.69%) JSP
3 6 (0.69%) Middleware
4 2 (0.23%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.11%) Java EE
5 1 (0.11%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.11%) OAuth
5 1 (0.11%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.11%) SAML
5 1 (0.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 233 (26.63%) Management Information System
2 56 (6.40%) RMADS
3 52 (5.94%) Computer Science
3 52 (5.94%) CESG
4 36 (4.11%) PMI
5 28 (3.20%) Cryptography
5 28 (3.20%) PKI
6 23 (2.63%) CESG CLAS
7 15 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
8 10 (1.14%) Mathematics
9 9 (1.03%) Clustering
10 8 (0.91%) GIS
11 6 (0.69%) FMCG
11 6 (0.69%) Open Source
12 5 (0.57%) Social Media
12 5 (0.57%) Kindle
12 5 (0.57%) AS400
12 5 (0.57%) Smartphone
13 4 (0.46%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.46%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 109 (12.46%) Windows
2 98 (11.20%) Linux
3 50 (5.71%) UNIX
4 15 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (1.60%) Solaris
6 11 (1.26%) Windows 7
7 10 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (1.03%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.57%) OS/390
10 2 (0.23%) AIX
11 1 (0.11%) Android
11 1 (0.11%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 648 (74.06%) Information Security
2 226 (25.83%) Risk Management
3 199 (22.74%) ITIL
4 137 (15.66%) Project Management
5 113 (12.91%) Security Management
6 97 (11.09%) PRINCE2
7 96 (10.97%) Penetration Testing
8 95 (10.86%) Data Protection
9 84 (9.60%) SIEM
9 84 (9.60%) Risk Assessment
9 84 (9.60%) Business Development
10 83 (9.49%) Security Architecture
11 80 (9.14%) Cyber Security
12 73 (8.34%) Information Assurance
13 67 (7.66%) Information Security Management
14 63 (7.20%) Business Continuity
14 63 (7.20%) Risk Analysis
15 60 (6.86%) ISMS
16 51 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
17 46 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 37 (4.23%) SQL
2 19 (2.17%) Java
3 12 (1.37%) C
3 12 (1.37%) PowerShell
4 11 (1.26%) Perl
5 10 (1.14%) Python
6 7 (0.80%) C++
7 4 (0.46%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 829 (94.74%) CISSP
2 429 (49.03%) CISA
3 257 (29.37%) Degree
4 151 (17.26%) Security Cleared
5 90 (10.29%) SC Cleared
6 68 (7.77%) CRISC
7 54 (6.17%) CEH
8 52 (5.94%) Cisco Certification
9 45 (5.14%) PCI QSA
10 43 (4.91%) DV Cleared
11 42 (4.80%) PMI Certification
12 37 (4.23%) GIAC
13 35 (4.00%) CCNP
14 31 (3.54%) SSCP
15 27 (3.09%) CGEIT
16 24 (2.74%) GPEN
17 23 (2.63%) GCIH
17 23 (2.63%) CCNA
18 22 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
19 21 (2.40%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 415 (47.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 247 (28.23%) PCI DSS
3 125 (14.29%) COBIT
4 57 (6.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 25 (2.86%) JSP 440
6 24 (2.74%) ISO 9001
7 23 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 15 (1.71%) QA
9 11 (1.26%) COSO
10 10 (1.14%) BS25999
11 9 (1.03%) SLA
11 9 (1.03%) BS7799
12 7 (0.80%) GPG13
13 3 (0.34%) ISO 14001
14 2 (0.23%) HIPAA
15 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 1 (0.11%) TickIT
15 1 (0.11%) CESG Infosec
System Software
1 21 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.37%) Nmap
3 11 (1.26%) Snort
4 8 (0.91%) Forefront TMG
4 8 (0.91%) UAG
5 7 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.34%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (0.69%) Tivoli
2 5 (0.57%) Nessus
3 3 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (0.23%) WebInspect
4 2 (0.23%) WSUS
4 2 (0.23%) SCOM
5 1 (0.11%) SCCM
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 69 (7.89%) Oracle
2 49 (5.60%) Microsoft
3 39 (4.46%) Cisco
4 31 (3.54%) Cyber-Ark
5 19 (2.17%) CheckPoint
5 19 (2.17%) McAfee
6 17 (1.94%) Sourcefire
6 17 (1.94%) Splunk
6 17 (1.94%) SAP
7 13 (1.49%) Juniper
8 12 (1.37%) CA
9 8 (0.91%) VMware
10 7 (0.80%) Symantec
11 6 (0.69%) Websense
11 6 (0.69%) Tripwire
12 5 (0.57%) LogRhythm
12 5 (0.57%) Tufin
12 5 (0.57%) HP
13 4 (0.46%) IBM
13 4 (0.46%) Sun
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus competitive package
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
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Salary: £80k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Benefits.
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £45,613 to £60,239 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
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Salary: Competitive Salary + Excellent Flexible Benefits
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Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
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West London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £67000 per annum
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