The table below looks at the statistics for CISMP in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISMP over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISEB Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)
Rank 844 870 865
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -5
Permanent jobs citing CISMP 36 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.018% 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.067% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 20
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £29,600 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £47,500 -
% change year-on-year
-8.42% -

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
29281 28280 31282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.77% 27.21% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23491 22195 26247
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISMP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

CISMP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CISMP
Salary Trend

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

CISMP Salary Trend in the UK

CISMP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISMP over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 within the UK.

CISMP Salary Histogram in the UK

CISMP
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISMP within the UK over the 3 months to 26 January 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 +18 36 £52,500 +10.52% 2
London - 15 £57,500 - 1
South East -23 11 £39,500 +31.66%
South West -3 7 £46,000 +52.06%
Surrey -1 6 £38,250 +36.60%
Dorking - 6 £38,250 -
City of London - 6 £55,000 -
Kent - 4 £47,500 -
Bristol -3 3 £39,000 +28.92%
East of England - 2 £50,000 -
West Midlands -10 1 - -
North West - 1 £55,000 - 1
Cambridge - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 £52,500 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £55,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £52,500 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £50,000 -

CISMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing CISMP 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 CISMP.

1 71 (93.42%) CISSP
2 60 (78.95%) Information Security
3 44 (57.89%) CISM
4 42 (55.26%) Finance
5 32 (42.11%) Banking
6 29 (38.16%) Degree
7 22 (28.95%) Internet
8 18 (23.68%) PCI DSS
9 17 (22.37%) Computer Science
10 16 (21.05%) Cryptography
10 16 (21.05%) Intranet
10 16 (21.05%) Windows
10 16 (21.05%) Risk Management
10 16 (21.05%) SWIFT
11 15 (19.74%) Cisco
11 15 (19.74%) Mathematics
12 14 (18.42%) CEH
12 14 (18.42%) CheckPoint
12 14 (18.42%) Juniper
12 14 (18.42%) Linux
12 14 (18.42%) Management Information System
13 12 (15.79%) PhD
13 12 (15.79%) Mobile Payment
14 11 (14.47%) Firewall
15 10 (13.16%) ITIL
15 10 (13.16%) Mobile Commerce
15 10 (13.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 10 (13.16%) Fortinet
15 10 (13.16%) Mobile Banking
16 9 (11.84%) SQL

CISMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing CISMP 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 CISMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
1 5 (6.58%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 22 (28.95%) Internet
2 16 (21.05%) Intranet
3 11 (14.47%) Firewall
4 4 (5.26%) LAN
4 4 (5.26%) WAN
5 2 (2.63%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.63%) VPN
5 2 (2.63%) SAN
5 2 (2.63%) OSPF
5 2 (2.63%) BGP
5 2 (2.63%) TACACS
5 2 (2.63%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (2.63%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (2.63%) Network Security
5 2 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.63%) Junos
General
1 42 (55.26%) Finance
2 32 (42.11%) Banking
3 4 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Marketing
4 1 (1.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (51.32%) Analyst
1 39 (51.32%) Security Analyst
2 24 (31.58%) Information Analyst
2 24 (31.58%) Information Security Analyst
3 15 (19.74%) Security Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Graduate
4 11 (14.47%) Consultant
5 10 (13.16%) Systems Analyst
5 10 (13.16%) Security Administrator
6 9 (11.84%) Security Specialist
7 8 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) Administrator
7 8 (10.53%) Information Security Administrator
8 7 (9.21%) Information Security Specialist
8 7 (9.21%) Information Specialist
9 6 (7.89%) Analyst Developer
9 6 (7.89%) Systems Developer
9 6 (7.89%) Developer
9 6 (7.89%) Security Manager
10 5 (6.58%) IT Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) Computer Science
2 16 (21.05%) SWIFT
2 16 (21.05%) Cryptography
3 15 (19.74%) Mathematics
4 14 (18.42%) Management Information System
5 12 (15.79%) Mobile Payment
6 10 (13.16%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (2.63%) CESG
7 2 (2.63%) EMV
7 2 (2.63%) PKI
8 1 (1.32%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.32%) GIS
8 1 (1.32%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.05%) Windows
2 14 (18.42%) Linux
3 8 (10.53%) Android
4 5 (6.58%) UNIX
5 4 (5.26%) AIX
5 4 (5.26%) Solaris
6 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (78.95%) Information Security
2 16 (21.05%) Risk Management
3 10 (13.16%) ITIL
3 10 (13.16%) Mobile Commerce
4 6 (7.89%) Service Delivery
4 6 (7.89%) Change Management
4 6 (7.89%) ISMS
4 6 (7.89%) Data Protection
5 5 (6.58%) Cyber Security
5 5 (6.58%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (5.26%) Security Architecture
6 4 (5.26%) Information Security Management
6 4 (5.26%) Security Management
6 4 (5.26%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (3.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (3.95%) Project Planning
7 3 (3.95%) Business Development
7 3 (3.95%) Information Assurance
7 3 (3.95%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (2.63%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.84%) SQL
2 1 (1.32%) VB
2 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 71 (93.42%) CISSP
2 44 (57.89%) CISM
3 29 (38.16%) Degree
4 14 (18.42%) CEH
5 12 (15.79%) PhD
6 4 (5.26%) CISA
7 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.63%) PCI QSA
8 2 (2.63%) CCNP
8 2 (2.63%) CCNA
8 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.63%) CCSA
8 2 (2.63%) CCSE
9 1 (1.32%) QiCA
9 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.32%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (23.68%) PCI DSS
2 10 (13.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (3.95%) COBIT
5 2 (2.63%) SLA
6 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.95%) Snort
3 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (19.74%) Cisco
2 14 (18.42%) Juniper
2 14 (18.42%) CheckPoint
3 10 (13.16%) Fortinet
4 4 (5.26%) Oracle
5 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.63%) Citrix
5 2 (2.63%) IronPort
5 2 (2.63%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.63%) Splunk
5 2 (2.63%) Trustwave
5 2 (2.63%) VMware
5 2 (2.63%) Blue Coat
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