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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 397 526 435
Rank change year-on-year
+129 -91
Permanent jobs citing CISM 702 449 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.64% 0.38% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.35% 1.41% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 528 334 362
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,325 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
29880 31924 29713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.22% 27.12% 27.28%
Number of salaries quoted 23802 25041 23912
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 July 2015 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 28 July 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
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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 +137 633 £60,000 +3.44% 79
London +108 302 £65,000 - 40
South East +16 105 £60,000 +3.44% 8
City of London +65 90 £70,000 +12.00% 13
Yorkshire +70 76 £42,500 -21.29% 4
Scotland +54 52 £42,000 -30.29%
West Yorkshire +53 47 £42,250 -20.65%
Berkshire -7 39 £60,000 +5.26% 2
West Midlands +14 38 £50,000 -4.30% 3
East of England +28 35 £53,500 +7.00% 5
Glasgow +40 34 £42,000 -40.00%
North West +8 28 £55,000 +10.00% 8
Surrey -5 28 £57,500 -11.53% 1
East Midlands -8 26 £70,000 +33.33% 3
Manchester - 24 £60,000 - 4
North Yorkshire +20 23 £42,500 -32.00% 4
South West -1 22 £50,000 -23.07% 7
Leeds +18 21 £49,000 -7.98%
Hertfordshire +7 20 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Birmingham +7 19 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Skipton - 17 £42,500 - 3
Nottinghamshire +15 16 £77,500 +93.75%
Edinburgh +11 16 £62,500 +4.16%
Nottingham +10 16 £77,500 +93.75%
Bristol -10 13 £50,750 -18.80% 4
Hampshire -12 13 £60,000 +3.89%
Bradford - 13 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire +2 12 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Newbury -5 12 £65,000 +136.36% 2
Cambridge +20 11 £44,250 -31.92% 1

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 1227 (91.09%) CISSP
2 1018 (75.58%) Information Security
3 705 (52.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 609 (45.21%) CISA
5 496 (36.82%) Finance
6 399 (29.62%) PCI DSS
7 387 (28.73%) Risk Management
8 325 (24.13%) ITIL
9 317 (23.53%) Cyber Security
10 306 (22.72%) Degree
11 250 (18.56%) Management Information System
12 225 (16.70%) Firewall
13 221 (16.41%) Security Management
14 201 (14.92%) Data Protection
15 168 (12.47%) COBIT
16 163 (12.10%) Penetration Testing
17 162 (12.03%) CRISC
18 160 (11.88%) Security Cleared
18 160 (11.88%) Windows
19 153 (11.36%) SIEM
20 152 (11.28%) Banking
21 149 (11.06%) Network Security
21 149 (11.06%) Security Architecture
22 145 (10.76%) Business Continuity
23 142 (10.54%) Risk Assessment
24 129 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
25 124 (9.21%) Information Security Management
26 120 (8.91%) Incident Management
27 119 (8.83%) ISMS
28 110 (8.17%) Project Management

CISM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 53 (3.93%) IIS
2 13 (0.97%) SharePoint
3 12 (0.89%) Apache
4 8 (0.59%) Lync
5 4 (0.30%) CMS
6 3 (0.22%) JBoss
6 3 (0.22%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.22%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.15%) SAS
8 1 (0.074%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.074%) Tomcat
Applications
1 34 (2.52%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.71%) MS Office
3 16 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.67%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.15%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 6 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
1 6 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.15%) Summit
5 1 (0.074%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.074%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.48%) SaaS
2 16 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.15%) IaaS
6 1 (0.074%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 225 (16.70%) Firewall
2 149 (11.06%) Network Security
3 66 (4.90%) Wireless
4 62 (4.60%) LAN
5 52 (3.86%) TCP/IP
6 51 (3.79%) Internet
7 50 (3.71%) Intrusion Detection
8 43 (3.19%) WAN
9 29 (2.15%) VPN
10 22 (1.63%) Wireless Security
11 18 (1.34%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (0.97%) Intranet
13 12 (0.89%) DNS
14 11 (0.82%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (0.74%) SAN
16 9 (0.67%) WLAN
16 9 (0.67%) LDAP
16 9 (0.67%) IPsec
17 7 (0.52%) Cisco ISE
17 7 (0.52%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (2.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.45%) Data Mining
2 6 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (0.45%) Big Data
3 3 (0.22%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.22%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (0.22%) Hadoop
3 3 (0.22%) QlikView
3 3 (0.22%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.15%) MySQL
4 2 (0.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 5 (0.37%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.074%) JIRA
2 1 (0.074%) Ant
General
1 496 (36.82%) Finance
2 152 (11.28%) Banking
3 88 (6.53%) Legal
4 80 (5.94%) Law
5 79 (5.86%) Retail
6 68 (5.05%) Telecoms
7 48 (3.56%) Financial Institution
8 30 (2.23%) Marketing
9 24 (1.78%) Investment Banking
10 21 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 17 (1.26%) Advertising
12 15 (1.11%) Manufacturing
13 9 (0.67%) Retail Banking
14 7 (0.52%) Private Banking
15 6 (0.45%) Electronics
15 6 (0.45%) Games
15 6 (0.45%) Publishing
15 6 (0.45%) Automotive
16 5 (0.37%) Czech Language
17 4 (0.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 300 (22.27%) Security Manager
2 264 (19.60%) Consultant
3 242 (17.97%) Security Consultant
4 197 (14.63%) Analyst
5 182 (13.51%) Security Analyst
6 166 (12.32%) Information Manager
7 159 (11.80%) Information Security Manager
8 116 (8.61%) Security Officer
9 104 (7.72%) Architect
10 100 (7.42%) Security Architect
11 94 (6.98%) Information Security Analyst
11 94 (6.98%) Information Analyst
12 91 (6.76%) Information Security Consultant
13 84 (6.24%) Information Security Officer
14 64 (4.75%) Security Engineer
15 46 (3.41%) Security Specialist
16 45 (3.34%) Senior Consultant
16 45 (3.34%) Head of Security
17 44 (3.27%) Cyber Security Consultant
17 44 (3.27%) Cyber Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (1.56%) Middleware
2 14 (1.04%) .NET
3 8 (0.59%) JSP
4 7 (0.52%) Web Services
4 7 (0.52%) HTML
5 6 (0.45%) ASP.NET
6 5 (0.37%) WPF
6 5 (0.37%) CSS
7 4 (0.30%) SOAP
7 4 (0.30%) SAML
7 4 (0.30%) 802.1X
8 3 (0.22%) OpenID
8 3 (0.22%) OAuth
8 3 (0.22%) WSDL
8 3 (0.22%) XML
9 2 (0.15%) COM
9 2 (0.15%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.15%) Java EE
10 1 (0.074%) SailPoint
10 1 (0.074%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 250 (18.56%) Management Information System
2 129 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (5.12%) Computer Science
3 69 (5.12%) Cryptography
4 63 (4.68%) Data Protection Act
5 52 (3.86%) Data Centre
6 37 (2.75%) CESG
7 28 (2.08%) PKI
8 26 (1.93%) RMADS
9 25 (1.86%) Mathematics
9 25 (1.86%) SCADA
10 17 (1.26%) Cybercrime
11 16 (1.19%) Mobile Payment
12 13 (0.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 13 (0.97%) BYOD
13 12 (0.89%) Taxonomies
13 12 (0.89%) Internet of Things
14 11 (0.82%) Mainframe
15 10 (0.74%) Smart Meter
15 10 (0.74%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 160 (11.88%) Windows
2 102 (7.57%) UNIX
3 54 (4.01%) Linux
4 6 (0.45%) Solaris
4 6 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (0.45%) Windows 7
4 6 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (0.45%) Windows 8
4 6 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.30%) VMS
6 2 (0.15%) Android
6 2 (0.15%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.074%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1018 (75.58%) Information Security
2 387 (28.73%) Risk Management
3 325 (24.13%) ITIL
4 317 (23.53%) Cyber Security
5 221 (16.41%) Security Management
6 201 (14.92%) Data Protection
7 163 (12.10%) Penetration Testing
8 153 (11.36%) SIEM
9 149 (11.06%) Security Architecture
10 145 (10.76%) Business Continuity
11 142 (10.54%) Risk Assessment
12 124 (9.21%) Information Security Management
13 120 (8.91%) Incident Management
14 119 (8.83%) ISMS
15 110 (8.17%) Project Management
16 104 (7.72%) Vulnerability Management
17 102 (7.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 96 (7.13%) Information Assurance
19 73 (5.42%) Stakeholder Management
20 72 (5.35%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 49 (3.64%) SQL
2 24 (1.78%) Java
3 9 (0.67%) VBA
4 6 (0.45%) JavaScript
4 6 (0.45%) C
4 6 (0.45%) C#
5 5 (0.37%) APL
5 5 (0.37%) VBScript
6 4 (0.30%) Perl
6 4 (0.30%) Python
6 4 (0.30%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.22%) Ruby
7 3 (0.22%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.22%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.22%) PHP
8 2 (0.15%) C++
9 1 (0.074%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1227 (91.09%) CISSP
2 609 (45.21%) CISA
3 306 (22.72%) Degree
4 162 (12.03%) CRISC
5 160 (11.88%) Security Cleared
6 100 (7.42%) CEH
7 89 (6.61%) Cisco Certification
8 86 (6.38%) SC Cleared
9 80 (5.94%) CISMP
10 65 (4.83%) GIAC
11 53 (3.93%) PCI QSA
12 50 (3.71%) CCNP
13 46 (3.41%) SSCP
14 42 (3.12%) ACCA
15 31 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
15 31 (2.30%) CCNA
16 26 (1.93%) DV Cleared
17 25 (1.86%) MCSE
18 20 (1.48%) GPEN
19 17 (1.26%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 705 (52.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 399 (29.62%) PCI DSS
3 168 (12.47%) COBIT
4 75 (5.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 17 (1.26%) HIPAA
6 14 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 14 (1.04%) COSO
7 12 (0.89%) BS25999
8 8 (0.59%) ISO 9001
8 8 (0.59%) QA
9 6 (0.45%) Basel II
9 6 (0.45%) JSP 440
9 6 (0.45%) MiFID
9 6 (0.45%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.45%) EMIR
9 6 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
10 5 (0.37%) PAS 55
11 4 (0.30%) ISO 9000
12 3 (0.22%) SLA
12 3 (0.22%) BS7799
System Software
1 65 (4.83%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (0.74%) Snort
3 2 (0.15%) OpenSSH
3 2 (0.15%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.074%) Xen
4 1 (0.074%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (0.52%) Nessus
3 6 (0.45%) OpenView
4 5 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.30%) SCCM
5 4 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.15%) Nmap
6 2 (0.15%) ArcSight ESM
7 1 (0.074%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 82 (6.09%) Microsoft
2 76 (5.64%) Cisco
3 62 (4.60%) Oracle
4 45 (3.34%) McAfee
5 32 (2.38%) Qualys
5 32 (2.38%) CheckPoint
6 31 (2.30%) SAP
7 30 (2.23%) Splunk
7 30 (2.23%) ArcSight
8 26 (1.93%) Websense
9 22 (1.63%) Juniper
10 20 (1.48%) Cyber-Ark
11 18 (1.34%) Tripwire
12 17 (1.26%) VMware
13 15 (1.11%) HP
14 14 (1.04%) Fortinet
15 13 (0.97%) Symantec
16 12 (0.89%) WorldPay
16 12 (0.89%) Trustwave
17 10 (0.74%) Citrix
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + good benefits + bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000k-£70,000k
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 55,000 + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 70,000 + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 45,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum good bonus and benefits offered
Posted: Yesterday
Skipton, Yorkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Harris Global
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Dental
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Skye Group
Salary: £85,000 per annum with company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago