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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISEB Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)
UK
Rank 766 822 910
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +88
Permanent jobs citing CISMP 85 96 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.097% 0.030%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 0.35% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 70 73 27
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,500 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £55,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +39.24%

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
21265 27805 29415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.22% 28.11% 27.93%
Number of salaries quoted 16834 22231 23556
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISMP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing CISMP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISMP within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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 +71 83 £40,000 -23.80% 3
London +40 24 £67,500 +56.97% 2
West Midlands +20 23 £40,000 -13.51%
Yorkshire +28 18 £32,500 -45.83%
Birmingham +10 16 £40,000 -13.51%
North West -9 14 £40,000 +60.00%
Manchester -17 14 £40,000 +60.00%
West Yorkshire +30 13 £32,500 -45.83%
Leeds +33 12 £32,500 -45.83%
Lichfield - 7 £35,000 -
Staffordshire - 7 £35,000 -
Skipton +4 5 £37,500 +7.14%
North Yorkshire -2 5 £37,500 +7.14%
City of London +16 3 £58,500 +6.36% 1
South East +45 1 £44,000 -23.47%
Reading +35 1 £44,000 -16.19%
Wiltshire +19 1 £62,500 -
Berkshire +17 1 £44,000 -20.00%
Swindon +13 1 £62,500 -
South Wales +10 1 £37,250 -0.66%
South West +10 1 £62,500 -15.25% 1
Wales -1 1 £37,250 -0.66%
Newport -9 1 £37,250 -0.66%
Durham - 1 £45,000 -
North East - 1 £45,000 -
Keighley - 1 £37,500 -
Scotland - 1 £60,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £60,000 -

CISMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing CISMP 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 CISMP.

1 146 (95.42%) CISSP
2 115 (75.16%) Information Security
3 98 (64.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 86 (56.21%) CISM
5 78 (50.98%) PCI DSS
6 48 (31.37%) CEH
7 43 (28.10%) Security Management
8 42 (27.45%) CISA
9 41 (26.80%) Management Information System
9 41 (26.80%) Information Security Management
10 38 (24.84%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 36 (23.53%) Security Operations
11 36 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
12 35 (22.88%) ISMS
13 33 (21.57%) Firewall
14 31 (20.26%) Risk Management
14 31 (20.26%) Data Protection
14 31 (20.26%) Security Architecture
15 26 (16.99%) Network Security
16 25 (16.34%) SIEM
16 25 (16.34%) Stakeholder Management
17 24 (15.69%) Finance
18 23 (15.03%) Penetration Testing
18 23 (15.03%) SSCP
18 23 (15.03%) SC Cleared
18 23 (15.03%) Security Cleared
19 22 (14.38%) Degree
19 22 (14.38%) COBIT
19 22 (14.38%) Security Monitoring
20 21 (13.73%) PRINCE2

CISMP
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:

Applications
1 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (9.15%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (9.15%) Sentinel
2 2 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.15%) Office 365
2 4 (2.61%) SaaS
3 2 (1.31%) IaaS
3 2 (1.31%) PaaS
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (21.57%) Firewall
2 26 (16.99%) Network Security
3 6 (3.92%) Internet
4 2 (1.31%) VoIP
4 2 (1.31%) VPN
4 2 (1.31%) Wireless
5 1 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.65%) LAN
5 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.65%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.31%) Big Data
General
1 24 (15.69%) Finance
2 11 (7.19%) Legal
3 4 (2.61%) French Language
3 4 (2.61%) Italian Language
3 4 (2.61%) Marketing
3 4 (2.61%) Spanish Language
4 2 (1.31%) Banking
4 2 (1.31%) Electronics
4 2 (1.31%) German Language
4 2 (1.31%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.31%) Retail
4 2 (1.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (32.03%) Analyst
2 48 (31.37%) Security Analyst
3 32 (20.92%) Security Manager
4 22 (14.38%) Consultant
5 19 (12.42%) Information Manager
6 16 (10.46%) Compliance Consultant
7 14 (9.15%) Senior Analyst
8 13 (8.50%) Information Analyst
8 13 (8.50%) Information Officer
8 13 (8.50%) Information Security Analyst
8 13 (8.50%) Information Security Manager
8 13 (8.50%) Information Security Officer
8 13 (8.50%) IT Analyst
8 13 (8.50%) IT Security Analyst
8 13 (8.50%) Operations Analyst
8 13 (8.50%) Risk Consultant
8 13 (8.50%) Security Officer
8 13 (8.50%) Security Operations Analyst
8 13 (8.50%) Senior Security Analyst
9 9 (5.88%) CISSP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.65%) RESTful
1 1 (0.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (26.80%) Management Information System
2 21 (13.73%) Data Centre
3 17 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
4 12 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.58%) Driving Licence
6 5 (3.27%) CESG
7 4 (2.61%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.96%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.31%) Cyber Defence
9 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.31%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.31%) SCADA
9 2 (1.31%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (1.31%) Social Media
10 1 (0.65%) NHS
10 1 (0.65%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.88%) Windows
2 5 (3.27%) Unix
3 3 (1.96%) Linux
4 2 (1.31%) Android
4 2 (1.31%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (75.16%) Information Security
2 43 (28.10%) Security Management
3 41 (26.80%) Information Security Management
4 38 (24.84%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 36 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
5 36 (23.53%) Security Operations
6 35 (22.88%) ISMS
7 31 (20.26%) Data Protection
7 31 (20.26%) Risk Management
7 31 (20.26%) Security Architecture
8 25 (16.34%) SIEM
8 25 (16.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (15.03%) Penetration Testing
10 22 (14.38%) Security Monitoring
11 21 (13.73%) Continuous Improvement
11 21 (13.73%) PRINCE2
12 20 (13.07%) Risk Assessment
12 20 (13.07%) Vulnerability Management
13 19 (12.42%) IT Governance
14 16 (10.46%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.96%) SQL
2 1 (0.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 146 (95.42%) CISSP
2 86 (56.21%) CISM
3 48 (31.37%) CEH
4 42 (27.45%) CISA
5 23 (15.03%) SC Cleared
5 23 (15.03%) Security Cleared
5 23 (15.03%) SSCP
6 22 (14.38%) Degree
7 20 (13.07%) CRISC
8 18 (11.76%) CESG Certified Professional
9 17 (11.11%) CCNA
9 17 (11.11%) CCNP
9 17 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (8.50%) CCSA
10 13 (8.50%) MCSE
10 13 (8.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (7.84%) CompTIA Security+
11 12 (7.84%) Security+ Certification
12 6 (3.92%) GIAC
13 5 (3.27%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (64.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 78 (50.98%) PCI DSS
3 22 (14.38%) COBIT
4 16 (10.46%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 16 (10.46%) ISO27002
5 15 (9.80%) RMADS
6 14 (9.15%) GPG13
7 7 (4.58%) SLA
8 4 (2.61%) GDPR
9 3 (1.96%) QA
10 2 (1.31%) HIPAA
10 2 (1.31%) ISO22301
11 1 (0.65%) BS25999
11 1 (0.65%) ISO27005
11 1 (0.65%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.65%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.96%) Snort
2 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.65%) vSphere
2 1 (0.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (2.61%) QRadar
2 3 (1.96%) Nessus
3 1 (0.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 18 (11.76%) Cisco
2 14 (9.15%) ServiceNow
3 13 (8.50%) Qualys
4 6 (3.92%) Splunk
5 5 (3.27%) LogRhythm
5 5 (3.27%) Oracle
6 4 (2.61%) ArcSight
6 4 (2.61%) CheckPoint
6 4 (2.61%) HP
6 4 (2.61%) IBM
6 4 (2.61%) LogLogic
7 3 (1.96%) Fortinet
7 3 (1.96%) Juniper
8 2 (1.31%) FINRA
8 2 (1.31%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.31%) Saba
8 2 (1.31%) SAP
9 1 (0.65%) Cadence
9 1 (0.65%) Citrix
9 1 (0.65%) VMware
London
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, Dental, Discoun
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago