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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISEB Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)
Rank 844 904 936
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +32
Permanent jobs citing CISMP 67 60 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.055% 0.033%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 65 51 32
Median salary £60,000 £46,377 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.37% +22.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £61,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +12.50%

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
24577 29935 31074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.05% 27.29% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19779 24168 24219
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 25 September 2016 within the UK.

CISMP Salary Histogram in the UK

CISMP
Top 26 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 25 September 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 +73 67 £60,000 +29.37% 7
London +63 29 £63,000 +9.56% 3
South West +7 10 £60,000 +29.37%
West Midlands -10 9 £39,500 -17.70%
Cheltenham - 9 £60,000 -
Gloucestershire - 9 £60,000 -
Yorkshire +25 8 £47,500 +26.66% 2
West Yorkshire +18 8 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Staffordshire - 7 £39,500 -
South East +45 5 £57,500 +15.00%
Leeds +27 5 £45,750 +10.60% 1
Bradford - 4 £65,000 -
Lichfield - 4 £35,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £55,000 -
East Midlands +12 2 £45,000 +56.33%
Leicestershire -3 2 £45,000 +56.33%
Birmingham -18 2 £66,250 +38.02%
North West - 2 £52,500 -
Kent +8 1 £90,000 +100.00%
Bristol +1 1 £31,500 -37.00%
Surrey - 1 £60,000 -
Manchester - 1 £60,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £60,000 -
Guildford - 1 £60,000 -
Southampton - 1 £60,000 -
Cannock - 1 £40,000 -

CISMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 168 (95.45%) CISSP
2 136 (77.27%) Information Security
3 106 (60.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 70 (39.77%) CISA
5 63 (35.80%) CISM
6 58 (32.95%) PCI DSS
7 50 (28.41%) Cybersecurity
8 46 (26.14%) Finance
9 38 (21.59%) Security Architecture
10 37 (21.02%) Data Protection
10 37 (21.02%) COBIT
11 35 (19.89%) Degree
11 35 (19.89%) Management Information System
12 33 (18.75%) Risk Management
13 32 (18.18%) CEH
14 29 (16.48%) Security Management
14 29 (16.48%) SIEM
15 28 (15.91%) Data Protection Act
16 26 (14.77%) ITIL
16 26 (14.77%) Risk Assessment
17 24 (13.64%) Information Security Governance
18 23 (13.07%) Information Governance
18 23 (13.07%) CESG Certified Professional
18 23 (13.07%) ISO27002
19 21 (11.93%) Firewall
19 21 (11.93%) Information Security Management
20 20 (11.36%) Windows
21 19 (10.80%) Games
21 19 (10.80%) Banking
22 18 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management

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 3 (1.70%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (3.98%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (5.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.93%) Firewall
2 18 (10.23%) Internet
3 15 (8.52%) Intranet
4 11 (6.25%) Network Security
5 8 (4.55%) VPN
6 3 (1.70%) DNS
6 3 (1.70%) VLAN
7 2 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.14%) VoIP
7 2 (1.14%) Wireless
8 1 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.57%) LAN
8 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.57%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Metasploit
General
1 46 (26.14%) Finance
2 19 (10.80%) Banking
2 19 (10.80%) Games
3 9 (5.11%) Electronics
3 9 (5.11%) Manufacturing
3 9 (5.11%) Marketing
3 9 (5.11%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.98%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.84%) Advertising
5 5 (2.84%) Legal
6 3 (1.70%) Retail
7 2 (1.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (36.36%) Analyst
2 63 (35.80%) Security Analyst
3 41 (23.30%) Information Analyst
3 41 (23.30%) Information Security Analyst
4 28 (15.91%) Consultant
5 24 (13.64%) Security Manager
6 19 (10.80%) Risk Manager
7 15 (8.52%) Governance Analyst
7 15 (8.52%) Information Governance Analyst
7 15 (8.52%) Information Officer
7 15 (8.52%) Project Analyst
7 15 (8.52%) Project Governance Analyst
8 13 (7.39%) Architect
8 13 (7.39%) Security Architect
9 12 (6.82%) Compliance Consultant
10 11 (6.25%) Banking Analyst
10 11 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
10 11 (6.25%) Risk Consultant
10 11 (6.25%) Security Consultant
10 11 (6.25%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.84%) RESTful
1 5 (2.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (19.89%) Management Information System
2 28 (15.91%) Data Protection Act
3 15 (8.52%) SWIFT
4 12 (6.82%) CESG
5 5 (2.84%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (1.70%) Fintech
7 2 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.14%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.14%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.14%) PKI
8 1 (0.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.36%) Windows
2 11 (6.25%) Linux
3 10 (5.68%) Unix
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (77.27%) Information Security
2 50 (28.41%) Cybersecurity
3 38 (21.59%) Security Architecture
4 37 (21.02%) Data Protection
5 33 (18.75%) Risk Management
6 29 (16.48%) Security Management
6 29 (16.48%) SIEM
7 26 (14.77%) ITIL
7 26 (14.77%) Risk Assessment
8 24 (13.64%) Information Security Governance
9 23 (13.07%) Information Governance
10 21 (11.93%) Information Security Management
11 18 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (9.66%) Security Operations
13 16 (9.09%) IT Audit
14 13 (7.39%) Business Development
14 13 (7.39%) Presales
15 12 (6.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 11 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (6.25%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.84%) SQL
2 4 (2.27%) Java
3 2 (1.14%) C
3 2 (1.14%) Python
4 1 (0.57%) Perl
4 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 168 (95.45%) CISSP
2 70 (39.77%) CISA
3 63 (35.80%) CISM
4 35 (19.89%) Degree
5 32 (18.18%) CEH
6 23 (13.07%) CESG Certified Professional
7 17 (9.66%) CCNA
7 17 (9.66%) CCNP
7 17 (9.66%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (8.52%) PCI QSA
9 14 (7.95%) SSCP
10 13 (7.39%) CCSA
11 9 (5.11%) CompTIA Security+
11 9 (5.11%) CRISC
11 9 (5.11%) Security+ Certification
12 8 (4.55%) MCSE
12 8 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (3.41%) EC-Council LPT
14 5 (2.84%) Security Cleared
15 4 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (60.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 58 (32.95%) PCI DSS
3 37 (21.02%) COBIT
4 23 (13.07%) ISO27002
5 3 (1.70%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.70%) ISO22301
5 3 (1.70%) QA
5 3 (1.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.57%) Snort
3 1 (0.57%) vSphere
3 1 (0.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (3.41%) RSA Archer
2 3 (1.70%) Nessus
2 3 (1.70%) QRadar
3 1 (0.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 12 (6.82%) Cisco
2 10 (5.68%) Oracle
2 10 (5.68%) Splunk
3 9 (5.11%) SAP
4 8 (4.55%) CheckPoint
4 8 (4.55%) Qualys
5 5 (2.84%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.27%) LogRhythm
6 4 (2.27%) VMware
7 3 (1.70%) ArcSight
7 3 (1.70%) HP
7 3 (1.70%) IBM
7 3 (1.70%) LogLogic
8 2 (1.14%) Fortinet
8 2 (1.14%) Juniper
9 1 (0.57%) Citrix
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £65,000-£85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £80000.00 - £95000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
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Yorkshire
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Salary: From £50,000 to £68,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
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