The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 335 448 592
Rank change year-on-year
+113 +144
Permanent jobs citing CISM 937 653 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.91% 0.59% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.36% 2.15% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 766 518 340
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,550 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
27926 30411 32911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.24% 27.52% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 22524 23771 26371
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,145
% change year-on-year
- +5.86%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing CISM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 May 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +112 884 £60,000 -4.00% 97
London +74 438 £67,500 -3.57% 53
South East +70 143 £57,500 -4.16% 12
West Midlands +52 86 £57,500 +35.29% 8
North West +65 58 £55,000 -10.15% 9
Yorkshire +23 50 £51,000 +13.33% 5
Birmingham +21 49 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Berkshire +20 49 £60,000 - 1
Surrey +31 47 £57,500 -4.16% 6
City of London +7 46 £62,500 -10.71% 14
East Midlands +29 37 £52,500 -8.69% 2
East of England +23 37 £49,000 +6.52% 6
Manchester +31 36 £60,000 +23.07% 7
Leeds +24 36 £51,000 +13.33% 4
West Yorkshire +17 36 £51,000 +13.33% 4
South West +15 36 £58,380 +7.11% 2
Kent +18 33 £52,500 -27.58%
Reading +34 26 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Scotland -23 24 £67,500 +35.00% 3
Nottinghamshire - 22 £55,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +18 21 £52,500 -27.58%
Hertfordshire +23 19 £47,500 -7.31% 5
Edinburgh +4 18 £67,500 +35.00% 1
Bristol +6 15 £60,000 +16.50% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 14 £47,500 - 1
Staines +30 13 £60,000 - 2
Essex +18 11 £52,500 -4.54%
North Yorkshire +11 11 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Gloucestershire +5 10 £65,000 +13.04%
Wiltshire - 10 £53,380 - 1

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 with a requirement for CISM.

1 1827 (93.45%) CISSP
2 1508 (77.14%) Information Security
3 999 (51.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 864 (44.19%) CISA
5 597 (30.54%) PCI DSS
6 595 (30.43%) Risk Management
7 556 (28.44%) Finance
8 508 (25.98%) Degree
9 476 (24.35%) Cybersecurity
10 402 (20.56%) Management Information System
11 361 (18.47%) Security Management
12 348 (17.80%) ITIL
13 324 (16.57%) Data Protection
14 274 (14.02%) CRISC
15 254 (12.99%) Security Operations
16 252 (12.89%) Firewall
17 240 (12.28%) COBIT
18 234 (11.97%) SIEM
19 228 (11.66%) CEH
20 224 (11.46%) Information Security Management
21 223 (11.41%) Risk Assessment
22 220 (11.25%) Network Security
23 214 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
24 209 (10.69%) IT Audit
25 205 (10.49%) Legal
26 193 (9.87%) Penetration Testing
27 191 (9.77%) Security Architecture
28 189 (9.67%) Computer Science
29 182 (9.31%) Vulnerability Management
30 177 (9.05%) ISMS

CISM
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 138 (7.06%) IIS
2 16 (0.82%) MS Exchange
3 12 (0.61%) IBM Notes
4 7 (0.36%) Apache
4 7 (0.36%) Apache Pig
5 5 (0.26%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.20%) NetWeaver
7 3 (0.15%) IBM Domino
8 2 (0.10%) CloudStack
8 2 (0.10%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.051%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.051%) WebLogic
Applications
1 38 (1.94%) MS Excel
2 33 (1.69%) MS Office
3 6 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.051%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.051%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.26%) assyst
3 4 (0.20%) SAP GRC
3 4 (0.20%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.051%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 35 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
4 19 (0.97%) Office 365
5 15 (0.77%) SaaS
6 11 (0.56%) IaaS
7 3 (0.15%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 252 (12.89%) Firewall
2 220 (11.25%) Network Security
3 74 (3.79%) Internet
4 61 (3.12%) Intrusion Detection
5 39 (1.99%) LAN
5 39 (1.99%) VPN
5 39 (1.99%) WAN
6 34 (1.74%) Intranet
7 27 (1.38%) SSL
7 27 (1.38%) Wireless
8 20 (1.02%) TCP/IP
9 17 (0.87%) HTTP
10 15 (0.77%) Wireshark
11 14 (0.72%) DNS
12 11 (0.56%) MPLS
12 11 (0.56%) SAN
13 10 (0.51%) IPsec
13 10 (0.51%) SNMP
14 9 (0.46%) DMZ
15 6 (0.31%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (1.79%) Big Data
2 28 (1.43%) SQL Server
3 20 (1.02%) Data Mining
4 9 (0.46%) Hadoop
5 4 (0.20%) DB2
5 4 (0.20%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.20%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (0.20%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.20%) SAP BW
5 4 (0.20%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.10%) MySQL
7 1 (0.051%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.051%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.051%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.051%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.051%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 14 (0.72%) Metasploit
2 11 (0.56%) AppScan
3 8 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.10%) Paros
General
1 556 (28.44%) Finance
2 205 (10.49%) Legal
3 151 (7.72%) Banking
4 82 (4.19%) Retail
5 68 (3.48%) Telecoms
6 48 (2.46%) Law
7 26 (1.33%) Manufacturing
8 24 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
9 23 (1.18%) Marketing
10 19 (0.97%) Financial Institution
11 16 (0.82%) Investment Banking
12 14 (0.72%) Publishing
13 12 (0.61%) Electronics
14 8 (0.41%) Advertising
15 6 (0.31%) Local Government
16 5 (0.26%) Games
17 4 (0.20%) Aerospace
18 3 (0.15%) Retail Banking
19 1 (0.051%) Hebrew Language
19 1 (0.051%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 533 (27.26%) Security Manager
2 351 (17.95%) Consultant
3 331 (16.93%) Analyst
4 310 (15.86%) Information Security Manager
5 308 (15.75%) Security Consultant
6 298 (15.24%) Information Manager
7 291 (14.88%) Security Analyst
8 200 (10.23%) IT Manager
9 175 (8.95%) Information Analyst
10 165 (8.44%) Information Security Analyst
11 149 (7.62%) Architect
12 143 (7.31%) Security Officer
13 140 (7.16%) IT Security Manager
14 136 (6.96%) Security Architect
15 118 (6.04%) Information Security Officer
16 108 (5.52%) Information Officer
17 87 (4.45%) Information Security Consultant
18 85 (4.35%) Risk Manager
19 78 (3.99%) Security Engineer
20 77 (3.94%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (0.66%) Web Services
2 7 (0.36%) SailPoint
3 6 (0.31%) Middleware
3 6 (0.31%) SAML
4 5 (0.26%) .NET
5 4 (0.20%) BAPI
5 4 (0.20%) HTML
5 4 (0.20%) HTML5
5 4 (0.20%) SAP Basis
5 4 (0.20%) SAP Fiori
6 2 (0.10%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (0.10%) JSON
6 2 (0.10%) RESTful
6 2 (0.10%) XML
7 1 (0.051%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.051%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.051%) VXML
7 1 (0.051%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 402 (20.56%) Management Information System
2 214 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
3 189 (9.67%) Computer Science
4 104 (5.32%) Data Centre
5 92 (4.71%) Security Operations Centre
6 89 (4.55%) CESG
7 81 (4.14%) Data Protection Act
8 71 (3.63%) PKI
9 63 (3.22%) Cryptography
9 63 (3.22%) Cyberthreat
10 61 (3.12%) Mathematics
11 37 (1.89%) Cyber Attack
11 37 (1.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 36 (1.84%) CESG CLAS
13 27 (1.38%) Driving Licence
14 24 (1.23%) FMCG
15 22 (1.13%) SWIFT
16 21 (1.07%) Client/Server
16 21 (1.07%) Mobile App
17 20 (1.02%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 159 (8.13%) Windows
2 102 (5.22%) Linux
3 95 (4.86%) Unix
4 14 (0.72%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.20%) VMS
6 3 (0.15%) AIX
6 3 (0.15%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.10%) Android
7 2 (0.10%) Kali Linux
7 2 (0.10%) Solaris
7 2 (0.10%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (0.10%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.10%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.051%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.051%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.051%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1508 (77.14%) Information Security
2 595 (30.43%) Risk Management
3 476 (24.35%) Cybersecurity
4 361 (18.47%) Security Management
5 348 (17.80%) ITIL
6 324 (16.57%) Data Protection
7 254 (12.99%) Security Operations
8 234 (11.97%) SIEM
9 224 (11.46%) Information Security Management
10 223 (11.41%) Risk Assessment
11 209 (10.69%) IT Audit
12 193 (9.87%) Penetration Testing
13 191 (9.77%) Security Architecture
14 182 (9.31%) Vulnerability Management
15 177 (9.05%) ISMS
16 175 (8.95%) Project Management
17 158 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
18 135 (6.91%) Internal Audit
19 115 (5.88%) Information Assurance
20 110 (5.63%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (1.79%) SQL
2 31 (1.59%) C
3 25 (1.28%) Python
4 17 (0.87%) Perl
5 12 (0.61%) Shell Script
6 9 (0.46%) Java
6 9 (0.46%) PowerShell
7 8 (0.41%) PHP
8 7 (0.36%) Bash Shell
8 7 (0.36%) C#
8 7 (0.36%) C++
9 3 (0.15%) Ruby
10 2 (0.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1827 (93.45%) CISSP
2 864 (44.19%) CISA
3 508 (25.98%) Degree
4 274 (14.02%) CRISC
5 228 (11.66%) CEH
6 170 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
6 170 (8.70%) Security Cleared
7 166 (8.49%) GIAC
8 158 (8.08%) CISMP
9 155 (7.93%) SANS
10 132 (6.75%) IISP
11 128 (6.55%) SC Cleared
12 97 (4.96%) CLAS
13 94 (4.81%) CCNA
14 69 (3.53%) SSCP
15 64 (3.27%) CESG Certified Professional
16 55 (2.81%) CCNP
17 54 (2.76%) GCIA
18 52 (2.66%) GCIH
19 48 (2.46%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 999 (51.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 597 (30.54%) PCI DSS
3 240 (12.28%) COBIT
4 141 (7.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 48 (2.46%) ISO 9001
6 43 (2.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 31 (1.59%) ISO27002
8 22 (1.13%) ISO22301
9 21 (1.07%) RMADS
10 18 (0.92%) SSAE 16
11 17 (0.87%) ISAE 3402
12 14 (0.72%) SLA
13 12 (0.61%) COSO
14 11 (0.56%) MiFID
15 10 (0.51%) PA-DSS
16 9 (0.46%) FATCA
17 7 (0.36%) HIPAA
17 7 (0.36%) ISO27005
18 6 (0.31%) HMG Infosec
19 5 (0.26%) JSP 440
System Software
1 82 (4.19%) Active Directory
2 22 (1.13%) Snort
3 18 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.31%) ISA Server
5 5 (0.26%) ACF2
6 1 (0.051%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.051%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 35 (1.79%) Nessus
2 17 (0.87%) QRadar
3 14 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
4 12 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 11 (0.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 9 (0.46%) RSA Archer
7 7 (0.36%) HP Fortify
7 7 (0.36%) NetBackup
8 6 (0.31%) SCCM
8 6 (0.31%) WebInspect
9 5 (0.26%) EnCase
9 5 (0.26%) Nmap
10 4 (0.20%) MIIS
10 4 (0.20%) OpenVAS
10 4 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Management
10 4 (0.20%) SCOM
11 3 (0.15%) FortiGate
11 3 (0.15%) Nagios
11 3 (0.15%) Nexpose
11 3 (0.15%) WMI
Vendors
1 164 (8.39%) Microsoft
2 115 (5.88%) Cisco
3 64 (3.27%) ArcSight
3 64 (3.27%) Splunk
4 63 (3.22%) Oracle
5 48 (2.46%) Intel Security
6 47 (2.40%) Qualys
7 41 (2.10%) VMware
8 34 (1.74%) Symantec
9 31 (1.59%) IBM
10 29 (1.48%) SolarWinds
11 28 (1.43%) Juniper
12 27 (1.38%) SAP
13 22 (1.13%) CheckPoint
13 22 (1.13%) Red Hat
14 21 (1.07%) HP
15 20 (1.02%) Forcepoint
15 20 (1.02%) Remedy
16 16 (0.82%) Palo Alto
17 15 (0.77%) AlienVault
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- 65,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Montash
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Networking People
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Xchanging
Salary: Comp+bens+bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
Corvus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + 27 days hol + bens.
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package, Bonus, Car, Healthcare, Pension,
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000
Posted: Yesterday
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £49000 - £54000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Attenda
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Car, PMI, pension, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £51,000 per annum Plus Bonus Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 to 70,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Ticketmaster UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,500 + competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS, CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + car + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + 25 days + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £95000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago