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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISEB Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)
UK
Rank 810 836 923
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +87
Permanent jobs citing CISMP 53 117 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.12% 0.038%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.42% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 50 94 38
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% -2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £41,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +4.76%

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
20812 28128 29370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.66% 27.90% 27.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16425 22473 23309
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 £27,823 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
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 27 February 2017 within the UK.

CISMP Salary Histogram in the UK

CISMP
Top 25 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 27 February 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 +30 51 £42,500 -19.04% 6
London +21 17 £80,000 +86.04%
North West -1 10 £40,000 +60.00% 1
West Midlands +35 9 £40,000 -13.51%
Manchester -25 9 £40,000 +60.00%
Yorkshire +23 8 £32,500 -45.83% 1
Leeds +21 6 £30,000 -50.00% 1
Birmingham +17 6 £40,000 -13.51%
West Yorkshire +12 6 £30,000 -50.00% 1
City of London +22 3 £58,500 +6.36%
North East +3 3 £45,000 +50.00%
Staffordshire - 3 £35,000 -
Lichfield - 3 £35,000 -
Durham - 3 £45,000 -
Skipton +4 2 £37,500 -
North Yorkshire +3 2 £37,500 -
Reading +32 1 £44,000 -12.00%
South East +28 1 £44,000 -20.00%
Berkshire +10 1 £44,000 -16.19%
Cheshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
East of England - 1 £52,000 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £37,000 -
Chester - 1 £50,000 - 1
Lincolnshire - 1 £37,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £52,000 - 1

CISMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 135 (94.41%) CISSP
2 112 (78.32%) Information Security
3 92 (64.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 92 (64.34%) CISM
4 75 (52.45%) PCI DSS
5 44 (30.77%) CISA
6 38 (26.57%) Security Management
6 38 (26.57%) Management Information System
7 36 (25.17%) Information Security Management
8 34 (23.78%) CEH
9 32 (22.38%) ISMS
9 32 (22.38%) Data Protection
10 31 (21.68%) Security Operations
10 31 (21.68%) Risk Management
11 30 (20.98%) Firewall
11 30 (20.98%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 28 (19.58%) Finance
13 24 (16.78%) Degree
13 24 (16.78%) Security Architecture
13 24 (16.78%) Cybersecurity
14 23 (16.08%) Penetration Testing
14 23 (16.08%) Stakeholder Management
15 22 (15.38%) SSCP
16 21 (14.69%) Vulnerability Management
16 21 (14.69%) Network Security
16 21 (14.69%) SC Cleared
16 21 (14.69%) Security Cleared
16 21 (14.69%) Data Centre
17 20 (13.99%) Data Protection Act
18 19 (13.29%) IT Governance

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 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (9.79%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (9.79%) Sentinel
2 2 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.79%) Office 365
2 4 (2.80%) SaaS
3 2 (1.40%) IaaS
3 2 (1.40%) PaaS
4 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (20.98%) Firewall
2 21 (14.69%) Network Security
3 10 (6.99%) Internet
4 1 (0.70%) DMZ
4 1 (0.70%) IPsec
4 1 (0.70%) SSL
4 1 (0.70%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.40%) Big Data
General
1 28 (19.58%) Finance
2 11 (7.69%) Legal
3 6 (4.20%) French Language
3 6 (4.20%) Italian Language
3 6 (4.20%) Spanish Language
4 4 (2.80%) Marketing
5 3 (2.10%) Retail
6 2 (1.40%) Banking
6 2 (1.40%) Electronics
6 2 (1.40%) German Language
6 2 (1.40%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.40%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 52 (36.36%) Analyst
2 51 (35.66%) Security Analyst
3 30 (20.98%) Security Manager
4 18 (12.59%) Information Manager
5 17 (11.89%) IT Analyst
5 17 (11.89%) IT Security Analyst
6 16 (11.19%) Senior Analyst
7 15 (10.49%) Information Analyst
7 15 (10.49%) Information Security Analyst
7 15 (10.49%) Senior Security Analyst
8 14 (9.79%) Consultant
9 13 (9.09%) Information Officer
9 13 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
9 13 (9.09%) Security Officer
10 12 (8.39%) Compliance Consultant
10 12 (8.39%) Information Security Manager
11 9 (6.29%) Operations Analyst
11 9 (6.29%) Risk Consultant
11 9 (6.29%) Security Operations Analyst
12 8 (5.59%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 38 (26.57%) Management Information System
2 21 (14.69%) Data Centre
3 20 (13.99%) Data Protection Act
4 13 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.90%) Driving Licence
6 5 (3.50%) CESG
7 4 (2.80%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.40%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.40%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.40%) SCADA
8 2 (1.40%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.40%) Social Media
9 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.70%) NHS
9 1 (0.70%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.20%) Windows
2 3 (2.10%) Linux
2 3 (2.10%) Unix
3 2 (1.40%) Android
3 2 (1.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (78.32%) Information Security
2 38 (26.57%) Security Management
3 36 (25.17%) Information Security Management
4 32 (22.38%) Data Protection
4 32 (22.38%) ISMS
5 31 (21.68%) Risk Management
5 31 (21.68%) Security Operations
6 30 (20.98%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 24 (16.78%) Cybersecurity
7 24 (16.78%) Security Architecture
8 23 (16.08%) Penetration Testing
8 23 (16.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (14.69%) Vulnerability Management
10 19 (13.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 19 (13.29%) IT Governance
10 19 (13.29%) Risk Assessment
10 19 (13.29%) Security Monitoring
11 18 (12.59%) ITIL
11 18 (12.59%) PRINCE2
12 17 (11.89%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.10%) SQL
Qualifications
1 135 (94.41%) CISSP
2 92 (64.34%) CISM
3 44 (30.77%) CISA
4 34 (23.78%) CEH
5 24 (16.78%) Degree
6 22 (15.38%) SSCP
7 21 (14.69%) SC Cleared
7 21 (14.69%) Security Cleared
8 18 (12.59%) CRISC
9 16 (11.19%) CompTIA Security+
9 16 (11.19%) Security+ Certification
10 14 (9.79%) CESG Certified Professional
11 11 (7.69%) CCNA
11 11 (7.69%) CCNP
11 11 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (5.59%) CCSA
12 8 (5.59%) MCSE
12 8 (5.59%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (4.20%) GIAC
13 6 (4.20%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (64.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 75 (52.45%) PCI DSS
3 16 (11.19%) COBIT
3 16 (11.19%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 15 (10.49%) Cyber Essentials
4 15 (10.49%) RMADS
5 14 (9.79%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 14 (9.79%) GPG13
6 12 (8.39%) ISO27002
7 7 (4.90%) SLA
8 4 (2.80%) GDPR
9 2 (1.40%) FINRA
9 2 (1.40%) HIPAA
9 2 (1.40%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.70%) BS25999
10 1 (0.70%) ISO27005
10 1 (0.70%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.70%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.10%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (2.10%) QRadar
2 2 (1.40%) Nessus
Vendors
1 14 (9.79%) ServiceNow
2 13 (9.09%) Cisco
3 8 (5.59%) Qualys
4 5 (3.50%) Splunk
5 3 (2.10%) ArcSight
5 3 (2.10%) CheckPoint
5 3 (2.10%) Fortinet
5 3 (2.10%) HP
5 3 (2.10%) IBM
5 3 (2.10%) Juniper
5 3 (2.10%) LogLogic
5 3 (2.10%) LogRhythm
5 3 (2.10%) Oracle
6 2 (1.40%) Saba
6 2 (1.40%) SAP
7 1 (0.70%) Cadence
7 1 (0.70%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
England
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £54000.00 per annum + Car & Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £51000 - £59000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago