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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 328 458 595
Rank change year-on-year
+130 +137
Permanent jobs citing CISM 922 614 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.93% 0.57% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.44% 2.09% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 738 481 327
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £43,400
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £84,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%

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
26791 29398 32263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.16% 27.51% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 21549 23075 25904
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 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 25 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 +131 863 £61,250 +2.08% 92
London +58 431 £67,500 -3.57% 48
South East +65 141 £60,000 - 12
West Midlands +51 90 £56,250 +32.35% 1
Surrey +43 54 £57,500 -4.16% 5
City of London +3 52 £70,000 - 10
North West +56 51 £54,000 -18.49% 9
Berkshire +28 49 £60,000 - 2
Yorkshire +5 49 £51,000 +20.00% 7
Birmingham +31 47 £60,000 +50.00% 1
East of England +34 40 £52,500 - 5
Leeds +31 38 £51,000 +13.33% 3
West Yorkshire +8 38 £51,000 +21.42% 4
Manchester +37 34 £60,000 - 6
East Midlands +27 32 £55,000 -4.34% 3
South West +26 28 £62,500 +21.35% 6
Scotland -18 28 £63,750 +27.50% 1
Reading +41 27 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Kent +17 26 £52,500 -27.58% 1
Hertfordshire +29 23 £52,500 -6.66% 3
Nottinghamshire - 21 £55,000 - 1
Staines +30 20 £65,000 - 3
Edinburgh +9 19 £67,500 +28.57% 1
Tunbridge Wells +20 15 £52,500 -27.58%
Hemel Hempstead - 14 £47,500 - 1
Bristol +11 13 £60,000 +16.50% 4
Staffordshire - 12 £58,750 -
Gloucestershire - 10 - - 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 10 £52,500 -
Cheshire +33 9 £45,000 -32.07% 1

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 1808 (93.68%) CISSP
2 1481 (76.74%) Information Security
3 988 (51.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 863 (44.72%) CISA
5 601 (31.14%) PCI DSS
6 596 (30.88%) Risk Management
7 543 (28.13%) Finance
8 511 (26.48%) Cybersecurity
9 490 (25.39%) Degree
10 394 (20.41%) Management Information System
11 338 (17.51%) Security Management
11 338 (17.51%) Data Protection
12 328 (16.99%) ITIL
13 275 (14.25%) CRISC
14 259 (13.42%) Security Operations
15 250 (12.95%) SIEM
16 248 (12.85%) Firewall
17 232 (12.02%) CEH
18 221 (11.45%) Risk Assessment
19 215 (11.14%) COBIT
20 213 (11.04%) Information Security Management
21 207 (10.73%) IT Audit
22 206 (10.67%) Network Security
23 205 (10.62%) Penetration Testing
24 203 (10.52%) Analytical Skills
25 196 (10.16%) Security Architecture
26 190 (9.84%) Legal
27 185 (9.59%) Security Cleared
28 178 (9.22%) Computer Science
29 177 (9.17%) 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
1 129 (6.68%) IIS
2 17 (0.88%) MS Exchange
3 13 (0.67%) IBM Notes
4 9 (0.47%) Apache
4 9 (0.47%) Apache Pig
5 3 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.16%) IBM Domino
5 3 (0.16%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.10%) CloudStack
6 2 (0.10%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.052%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.052%) WebLogic
Applications
1 31 (1.61%) MS Excel
2 29 (1.50%) MS Office
3 4 (0.21%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.052%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.052%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.36%) assyst
3 2 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.052%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.052%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.052%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 32 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
3 25 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (0.93%) Office 365
5 12 (0.62%) SaaS
6 11 (0.57%) IaaS
7 3 (0.16%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 248 (12.85%) Firewall
2 206 (10.67%) Network Security
3 66 (3.42%) Intrusion Detection
4 63 (3.26%) Internet
5 45 (2.33%) LAN
5 45 (2.33%) WAN
6 42 (2.18%) VPN
7 31 (1.61%) SSL
8 30 (1.55%) Intranet
8 30 (1.55%) TCP/IP
9 27 (1.40%) Wireless
10 24 (1.24%) HTTP
11 17 (0.88%) Wireshark
12 14 (0.73%) DNS
13 12 (0.62%) MPLS
14 11 (0.57%) DMZ
14 11 (0.57%) SNMP
15 10 (0.52%) IPsec
16 6 (0.31%) Extranet
16 6 (0.31%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (2.12%) Big Data
2 24 (1.24%) SQL Server
3 21 (1.09%) Data Mining
4 13 (0.67%) Hadoop
5 4 (0.21%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.16%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.10%) GIS
7 2 (0.10%) MySQL
8 1 (0.052%) DB2
8 1 (0.052%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.052%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.052%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.052%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.052%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.052%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.052%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.052%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.052%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 14 (0.73%) Metasploit
2 13 (0.67%) AppScan
3 8 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.10%) Paros
General
1 543 (28.13%) Finance
2 190 (9.84%) Legal
3 134 (6.94%) Banking
4 84 (4.35%) Retail
5 70 (3.63%) Telecoms
6 48 (2.49%) Law
7 25 (1.30%) Manufacturing
8 23 (1.19%) Marketing
8 23 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
9 19 (0.98%) Financial Institution
10 13 (0.67%) Publishing
11 12 (0.62%) Electronics
11 12 (0.62%) Investment Banking
12 8 (0.41%) Advertising
13 7 (0.36%) Local Government
14 5 (0.26%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.26%) Games
15 3 (0.16%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.10%) Back Office
17 1 (0.052%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 502 (26.01%) Security Manager
2 362 (18.76%) Consultant
3 335 (17.36%) Analyst
4 321 (16.63%) Security Consultant
5 296 (15.34%) Security Analyst
6 287 (14.87%) Information Security Manager
7 274 (14.20%) Information Manager
8 184 (9.53%) IT Manager
9 173 (8.96%) Information Analyst
10 163 (8.45%) Information Security Analyst
11 155 (8.03%) Architect
12 145 (7.51%) Security Architect
13 134 (6.94%) IT Security Manager
14 129 (6.68%) Security Officer
15 108 (5.60%) Information Security Officer
16 102 (5.28%) Information Officer
17 94 (4.87%) Information Security Consultant
18 84 (4.35%) Security Specialist
19 82 (4.25%) Cybersecurity Consultant
20 80 (4.15%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (0.47%) Middleware
1 9 (0.47%) Web Services
2 7 (0.36%) HTML
2 7 (0.36%) HTML5
3 6 (0.31%) SAML
4 5 (0.26%) .NET
5 4 (0.21%) SailPoint
6 3 (0.16%) Regular Expression
6 3 (0.16%) ZeroMQ
7 2 (0.10%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (0.10%) JSON
7 2 (0.10%) LAMP
7 2 (0.10%) RESTful
7 2 (0.10%) XML
8 1 (0.052%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.052%) BAPI
8 1 (0.052%) CSS
8 1 (0.052%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.052%) SAP Fiori
8 1 (0.052%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 394 (20.41%) Management Information System
2 203 (10.52%) Analytical Skills
3 178 (9.22%) Computer Science
4 102 (5.28%) Data Centre
5 94 (4.87%) Security Operations Centre
6 93 (4.82%) CESG
7 87 (4.51%) Data Protection Act
8 79 (4.09%) PKI
9 66 (3.42%) Cryptography
9 66 (3.42%) Cyberthreat
10 57 (2.95%) Mathematics
11 40 (2.07%) CESG CLAS
11 40 (2.07%) Cyber Attack
11 40 (2.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 27 (1.40%) Mobile App
13 26 (1.35%) Driving Licence
14 22 (1.14%) Client/Server
14 22 (1.14%) FMCG
14 22 (1.14%) SWIFT
15 20 (1.04%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 139 (7.20%) Windows
2 108 (5.60%) Linux
3 87 (4.51%) Unix
4 16 (0.83%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.21%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.16%) AIX
6 3 (0.16%) VMS
7 2 (0.10%) Android
7 2 (0.10%) Kali Linux
7 2 (0.10%) Mac OS X
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 (0.052%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.052%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1481 (76.74%) Information Security
2 596 (30.88%) Risk Management
3 511 (26.48%) Cybersecurity
4 338 (17.51%) Data Protection
4 338 (17.51%) Security Management
5 328 (16.99%) ITIL
6 259 (13.42%) Security Operations
7 250 (12.95%) SIEM
8 221 (11.45%) Risk Assessment
9 213 (11.04%) Information Security Management
10 207 (10.73%) IT Audit
11 205 (10.62%) Penetration Testing
12 196 (10.16%) Security Architecture
13 177 (9.17%) ISMS
14 172 (8.91%) Vulnerability Management
15 165 (8.55%) Project Management
16 163 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
17 137 (7.10%) Internal Audit
18 118 (6.11%) Information Assurance
19 112 (5.80%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 42 (2.18%) SQL
2 38 (1.97%) C
3 32 (1.66%) Python
4 18 (0.93%) Perl
5 14 (0.73%) Shell Script
6 11 (0.57%) C#
6 11 (0.57%) C++
6 11 (0.57%) PowerShell
7 9 (0.47%) Java
7 9 (0.47%) PHP
8 6 (0.31%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.10%) Ruby
9 2 (0.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1808 (93.68%) CISSP
2 863 (44.72%) CISA
3 490 (25.39%) Degree
4 275 (14.25%) CRISC
5 232 (12.02%) CEH
6 185 (9.59%) Security Cleared
7 163 (8.45%) Cisco Certification
7 163 (8.45%) GIAC
8 160 (8.29%) SANS
9 148 (7.67%) CISMP
10 140 (7.25%) SC Cleared
11 123 (6.37%) IISP
12 100 (5.18%) CLAS
13 89 (4.61%) CCNA
14 72 (3.73%) CESG Certified Professional
15 64 (3.32%) SSCP
16 58 (3.01%) GCIA
17 57 (2.95%) GCIH
18 55 (2.85%) PCI QSA
19 53 (2.75%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 988 (51.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 601 (31.14%) PCI DSS
3 215 (11.14%) COBIT
4 133 (6.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 46 (2.38%) ISO 9001
6 39 (2.02%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 35 (1.81%) ISO27002
8 23 (1.19%) RMADS
9 21 (1.09%) ISO22301
10 19 (0.98%) ISAE 3402
11 16 (0.83%) SSAE 16
12 14 (0.73%) SLA
13 12 (0.62%) PA-DSS
14 10 (0.52%) COSO
15 7 (0.36%) HMG Infosec
15 7 (0.36%) ISO27005
16 6 (0.31%) JSP 440
17 5 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
17 5 (0.26%) QA
18 4 (0.21%) MiFID
System Software
1 95 (4.92%) Active Directory
2 26 (1.35%) Snort
3 12 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.31%) ISA Server
5 5 (0.26%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 39 (2.02%) Nessus
2 23 (1.19%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 19 (0.98%) QRadar
4 13 (0.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 13 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 11 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
6 10 (0.52%) HP Fortify
7 9 (0.47%) RSA Archer
8 8 (0.41%) SCCM
8 8 (0.41%) WebInspect
9 7 (0.36%) NetBackup
10 6 (0.31%) OpenVAS
11 5 (0.26%) EnCase
11 5 (0.26%) Nmap
12 4 (0.21%) MIIS
12 4 (0.21%) SCOM
13 3 (0.16%) Nexpose
13 3 (0.16%) WMI
14 2 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
14 2 (0.10%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 166 (8.60%) Microsoft
2 116 (6.01%) Cisco
3 68 (3.52%) Splunk
4 67 (3.47%) ArcSight
5 59 (3.06%) Oracle
6 47 (2.44%) Qualys
7 43 (2.23%) Intel Security
8 36 (1.87%) Symantec
9 35 (1.81%) VMware
10 34 (1.76%) IBM
11 31 (1.61%) SolarWinds
12 27 (1.40%) HP
13 26 (1.35%) SAP
14 24 (1.24%) Red Hat
15 23 (1.19%) CheckPoint
15 23 (1.19%) Juniper
16 20 (1.04%) Remedy
17 19 (0.98%) Palo Alto
18 16 (0.83%) AlienVault
18 16 (0.83%) Forcepoint
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Beecher Madden
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £51,000 per annum Plus Bonus Plus Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Scunthorpe, South Humberside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Aviva
Salary: Flexible
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Mark Loucas Payments
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum BONUS, PENSION ,BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Aviva
Salary: Flexible
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
THE PRUDENTIAL ASSURANCE CO LT
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Palm Mason
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Scunthorpe, South Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Beecher Madden
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £68000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Posted: 5 days ago