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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISEB Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)
Rank 817 918 959
Rank change year-on-year
+101 +41
Permanent jobs citing CISMP 104 49 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.045% 0.036%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.39% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 98 40 37
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £94,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £56,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+24.44% -18.18%

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
26629 29765 33279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.12% 27.53% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 21456 23390 26676
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £66,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 May 2016 within the UK.

CISMP Salary Histogram in the UK

CISMP
Top 30 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 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +96 92 £60,000 +33.33% 9
London +70 54 £63,000 +13.51% 2
West Midlands -8 14 £48,250 +15.56% 1
Yorkshire +3 11 £60,000 +37.14% 1
South West +18 9 £60,000 +9.09%
West Yorkshire +19 8 £60,000 +33.33%
Leeds - 8 £60,000 -
Gloucestershire +3 7 £60,500 +10.00%
Birmingham -4 7 £60,000 +43.71% 1
Cheltenham -5 5 £60,000 +9.09%
City of London +54 3 £55,000 -
South East +33 3 £80,000 +44.14%
East of England +33 3 £60,000 +14.28%
Scotland 0 3 £47,000 -6.00%
Skipton -2 3 £35,000 -17.64% 1
North Yorkshire -5 3 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Staffordshire - 3 £35,000 -
Glasgow - 3 £47,000 -
Cannock - 3 £35,000 -
Cambridge +5 2 £60,000 -
Cambridgeshire +4 2 £60,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £22,500 -
Bristol - 2 £33,000 -
Guildford - 2 £80,000 -
Gloucester - 2 £80,000 -
Worcester - 2 £41,500 -
Worcestershire - 2 £41,500 -
Surrey - 2 £80,000 -
South Wales - 2 £22,500 -
Wales - 2 £22,500 -

CISMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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.

1 199 (90.45%) CISSP
2 198 (90.00%) Information Security
3 146 (66.36%) CISM
4 115 (52.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 79 (35.91%) Finance
6 65 (29.55%) PCI DSS
7 63 (28.64%) CISA
8 61 (27.73%) Degree
9 52 (23.64%) Cybersecurity
10 48 (21.82%) Internet
11 47 (21.36%) Banking
12 42 (19.09%) Management Information System
13 41 (18.64%) IT Audit
14 39 (17.73%) Security Management
15 38 (17.27%) Risk Management
16 37 (16.82%) Intranet
16 37 (16.82%) SWIFT
17 31 (14.09%) Windows
18 29 (13.18%) Risk Assessment
19 26 (11.82%) Information Security Management
19 26 (11.82%) ITIL
20 24 (10.91%) CESG
20 24 (10.91%) SIEM
21 22 (10.00%) CEH
21 22 (10.00%) COBIT
22 21 (9.55%) ISMS
22 21 (9.55%) Security Architecture
22 21 (9.55%) CLAS
22 21 (9.55%) Security Operations
23 20 (9.09%) Security Cleared

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.18%) IIS
2 2 (0.91%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 48 (21.82%) Internet
2 37 (16.82%) Intranet
3 14 (6.36%) Firewall
4 4 (1.82%) Network Security
5 3 (1.36%) VPN
6 2 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.91%) VoIP
6 2 (0.91%) Wireless
6 2 (0.91%) Wireless Security
7 1 (0.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (1.82%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.91%) AppScan
2 2 (0.91%) Paros
General
1 79 (35.91%) Finance
2 47 (21.36%) Banking
3 9 (4.09%) Advertising
3 9 (4.09%) Legal
4 8 (3.64%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.27%) Retail
5 5 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.36%) Electronics
6 3 (1.36%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.36%) Marketing
7 2 (0.91%) Publishing
8 1 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 73 (33.18%) Analyst
2 72 (32.73%) Security Analyst
3 56 (25.45%) Information Analyst
3 56 (25.45%) Information Security Analyst
4 55 (25.00%) Security Manager
5 29 (13.18%) Security Officer
6 28 (12.73%) Information Officer
6 28 (12.73%) Information Security Officer
7 27 (12.27%) Banking Analyst
8 26 (11.82%) Consultant
9 23 (10.45%) Information Manager
9 23 (10.45%) Information Security Manager
10 20 (9.09%) IT Manager
10 20 (9.09%) IT Security Manager
10 20 (9.09%) Security Consultant
11 18 (8.18%) Administrator
11 18 (8.18%) Security Administrator
12 15 (6.82%) Risk Manager
13 13 (5.91%) Information Security Administrator
14 12 (5.45%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.91%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (19.09%) Management Information System
2 37 (16.82%) SWIFT
3 24 (10.91%) CESG
4 17 (7.73%) CESG CLAS
5 11 (5.00%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.64%) Mathematics
7 7 (3.18%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (2.73%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (2.27%) Driving Licence
9 5 (2.27%) PKI
10 3 (1.36%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.36%) Fintech
11 2 (0.91%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.91%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.91%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.91%) Security Operations Centre
12 1 (0.45%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (0.45%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 31 (14.09%) Windows
2 16 (7.27%) Linux
3 10 (4.55%) Unix
4 2 (0.91%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (90.00%) Information Security
2 52 (23.64%) Cybersecurity
3 41 (18.64%) IT Audit
4 39 (17.73%) Security Management
5 38 (17.27%) Risk Management
6 29 (13.18%) Risk Assessment
7 26 (11.82%) Information Security Management
7 26 (11.82%) ITIL
8 24 (10.91%) SIEM
9 21 (9.55%) ISMS
9 21 (9.55%) Security Architecture
9 21 (9.55%) Security Operations
10 19 (8.64%) Project Management
11 16 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (6.82%) Data Protection
12 15 (6.82%) Service Design
13 12 (5.45%) Penetration Testing
14 11 (5.00%) Business Development
15 10 (4.55%) Information Assurance
15 10 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.45%) SQL
2 2 (0.91%) C
3 1 (0.45%) Java
3 1 (0.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 199 (90.45%) CISSP
2 146 (66.36%) CISM
3 63 (28.64%) CISA
4 61 (27.73%) Degree
5 22 (10.00%) CEH
6 21 (9.55%) CLAS
7 20 (9.09%) Security Cleared
8 19 (8.64%) CESG Certified Professional
9 15 (6.82%) PCI QSA
9 15 (6.82%) SC Cleared
10 8 (3.64%) ECSA
11 7 (3.18%) CompTIA Security+
11 7 (3.18%) IISP
11 7 (3.18%) ISACA
11 7 (3.18%) Security+ Certification
12 5 (2.27%) CCNA
12 5 (2.27%) CCNP
12 5 (2.27%) CCSA
12 5 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (2.27%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (52.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 65 (29.55%) PCI DSS
3 22 (10.00%) COBIT
4 17 (7.73%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 9 (4.09%) ISO 9001
6 8 (3.64%) ISO27002
7 5 (2.27%) ISO22301
7 5 (2.27%) SLA
8 3 (1.36%) Government Security Classifications
8 3 (1.36%) HMG Infosec
8 3 (1.36%) RMADS
9 2 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.27%) Snort
1 5 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.82%) Nessus
1 4 (1.82%) QRadar
2 3 (1.36%) RSA Archer
3 2 (0.91%) HP Fortify
3 2 (0.91%) Nmap
3 2 (0.91%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 15 (6.82%) Splunk
2 11 (5.00%) CheckPoint
2 11 (5.00%) Cisco
3 10 (4.55%) Oracle
4 8 (3.64%) Fortinet
4 8 (3.64%) Juniper
5 5 (2.27%) IBM
5 5 (2.27%) VMware
6 4 (1.82%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.36%) SAP
8 2 (0.91%) AlienVault
8 2 (0.91%) LogRhythm
8 2 (0.91%) Qualys
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
England
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
England
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
England
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Skipton
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago