The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISEB Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)
Rank 872 860 869
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing CISMP 33 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.017% 0.025%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.064% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 29
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31805 29645 33019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.14% 27.25% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24911 23846 28317
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 25 July 2014 within the UK.

CISMP Salary Histogram in the UK

CISMP
Top 20 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 25 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -17 31 £57,500 +43.75% 1
East Midlands +4 13 £62,500 +38.88%
Leicestershire - 12 £62,500 -
West Midlands - 11 £42,500 -
Leicester - 10 £62,500 -
Walsall - 6 £42,500 -
Cambridge - 3 - -
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
East of England - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire -6 2 - -
Aylesbury -8 2 - -
South West -11 2 £41,250 -16.66%
South East -26 2 - - 1
South Wales - 2 £65,000 -
Wales - 2 £65,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £65,000 -
Bristol -1 1 £52,500 +6.06%
Wiltshire - 1 £30,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £44,000 -
Swindon - 1 £30,000 -

CISMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 68 (82.93%) CISSP
2 52 (63.41%) CEH
3 51 (62.20%) PCI DSS
4 42 (51.22%) Information Security
5 41 (50.00%) Firewall
5 41 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
6 38 (46.34%) Wireless
6 38 (46.34%) VoIP
7 37 (45.12%) Security Testing
8 36 (43.90%) GPEN
8 36 (43.90%) OSCP
9 30 (36.59%) Open Source
9 30 (36.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 30 (36.59%) C
9 30 (36.59%) Java
10 28 (34.15%) VPN
10 28 (34.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 27 (32.93%) Information Management
12 26 (31.71%) Ethical Hacking
12 26 (31.71%) GIAC
13 25 (30.49%) Objective-C
13 25 (30.49%) PHP
13 25 (30.49%) .NET
14 21 (25.61%) CISM
15 19 (23.17%) Management Information System
16 13 (15.85%) Information Assurance
16 13 (15.85%) CISA
16 13 (15.85%) Security Management
16 13 (15.85%) Windows
17 12 (14.63%) Degree

CISMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 5 (6.10%) Apache
2 1 (1.22%) GroupWise
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.66%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (50.00%) Firewall
2 38 (46.34%) Wireless
2 38 (46.34%) VoIP
3 28 (34.15%) VPN
4 5 (6.10%) Internet
5 3 (3.66%) WAN
5 3 (3.66%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (3.66%) LAN
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) AppScan
General
1 9 (10.98%) Advertising
2 8 (9.76%) Retail
2 8 (9.76%) Finance
3 2 (2.44%) Legal
4 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (36.59%) Tester
2 28 (34.15%) Penetration Tester
2 28 (34.15%) Security Tester
3 15 (18.29%) Information Security Officer
3 15 (18.29%) Security Officer
4 14 (17.07%) Security Manager
5 13 (15.85%) Analyst
5 13 (15.85%) Security Analyst
6 9 (10.98%) Information Manager
6 9 (10.98%) Information Security Manager
7 7 (8.54%) Information Assurance Manager
8 5 (6.10%) IT Security Manager
8 5 (6.10%) Consultant
8 5 (6.10%) Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Information Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Information Security Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Chief Information Officer
9 3 (3.66%) Chief Information Security Officer
9 3 (3.66%) Chief Security Officer
10 2 (2.44%) Penetration Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (30.49%) .NET
2 5 (6.10%) JCE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (36.59%) Open Source
2 19 (23.17%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.10%) AS400
3 5 (6.10%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.10%) Cryptography
4 3 (3.66%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.44%) CESG
5 2 (2.44%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.85%) Windows
2 10 (12.20%) Solaris
3 8 (9.76%) UNIX
4 5 (6.10%) AIX
4 5 (6.10%) HPUX
4 5 (6.10%) Linux
4 5 (6.10%) OS/390
4 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (51.22%) Information Security
2 41 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 37 (45.12%) Security Testing
4 30 (36.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 27 (32.93%) Information Management
6 26 (31.71%) Ethical Hacking
7 13 (15.85%) Security Management
7 13 (15.85%) Information Assurance
8 9 (10.98%) Risk Management
8 9 (10.98%) Information Security Management
8 9 (10.98%) ITIL
9 6 (7.32%) Project Management
10 5 (6.10%) Data Security
10 5 (6.10%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (6.10%) Data Protection
11 4 (4.88%) Supplier Management
11 4 (4.88%) Technical Analysis
12 3 (3.66%) Network Management
12 3 (3.66%) SIEM
12 3 (3.66%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (36.59%) C
1 30 (36.59%) Java
2 25 (30.49%) PHP
2 25 (30.49%) Objective-C
3 7 (8.54%) Python
4 5 (6.10%) SQL
4 5 (6.10%) C#
4 5 (6.10%) C++
5 2 (2.44%) Perl
5 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 68 (82.93%) CISSP
2 52 (63.41%) CEH
3 36 (43.90%) GPEN
3 36 (43.90%) OSCP
4 26 (31.71%) GIAC
5 21 (25.61%) CISM
6 13 (15.85%) CISA
7 12 (14.63%) Degree
8 10 (12.20%) GWAPT
8 10 (12.20%) OSCE
8 10 (12.20%) GCIH
9 4 (4.88%) Security+ Certification
10 3 (3.66%) CGEIT
11 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
12 1 (1.22%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (1.22%) MCSA
12 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (62.20%) PCI DSS
2 28 (34.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (6.10%) COBIT
4 1 (1.22%) BS25999
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (6.10%) Oracle
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.66%) Websense
3 3 (3.66%) VMware
3 3 (3.66%) Tripwire
3 3 (3.66%) Qualys
3 3 (3.66%) Tufin
3 3 (3.66%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.22%) HP
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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