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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISEB Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)
Rank 812 906 972
Rank change year-on-year
+94 +66
Permanent jobs citing CISMP 109 58 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.052% 0.033%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.42% 0.19% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 101 51 30
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,650 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £56,000 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+24.44% -25.00%

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
25871 30355 33200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.65% 27.43% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20910 24061 26309
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 June 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 25 June 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 +103 100 £60,000 +33.33% 12
London +82 57 £63,000 +13.51% 3
West Midlands -15 14 £41,500 +1.84% 1
South West +22 10 £45,250 -30.38% 2
Yorkshire +9 7 £35,000 -17.64% 5
South East +54 5 £82,500 +69.23% 1
Gloucestershire +1 5 £75,000 +15.38% 1
Birmingham -15 5 £60,000 +79.10%
Staffordshire - 5 £36,250 - 1
Bristol - 5 £33,000 - 1
North Yorkshire +6 4 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Skipton -6 4 £35,000 -17.64% 1
East of England +39 3 £60,000 +14.28%
North West +20 3 £27,500 -50.00%
West Yorkshire +6 3 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Manchester +4 3 £27,500 -50.00%
Scotland +1 3 £47,000 +4.44%
Cheltenham -12 3 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Cannock - 3 £35,000 - 1
Leeds - 3 £60,000 - 2
Glasgow - 3 £47,000 -
Cambridgeshire +4 2 £60,000 -
Cambridge +2 2 £60,000 -
Slough - 2 £85,000 - 1
Guildford - 2 £80,000 -
Gloucester - 2 £80,000 -
Worcester - 2 £41,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £85,000 - 1
Surrey - 2 £80,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 £41,500 -

CISMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 204 (91.48%) CISSP
2 196 (87.89%) Information Security
3 138 (61.88%) CISM
4 119 (53.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 79 (35.43%) Finance
6 70 (31.39%) CISA
7 66 (29.60%) PCI DSS
8 61 (27.35%) Degree
9 54 (24.22%) Cybersecurity
10 45 (20.18%) Internet
11 44 (19.73%) Banking
12 43 (19.28%) Management Information System
12 43 (19.28%) Risk Management
13 41 (18.39%) Security Management
14 38 (17.04%) IT Audit
15 34 (15.25%) Intranet
15 34 (15.25%) SWIFT
16 31 (13.90%) Security Architecture
16 31 (13.90%) Risk Assessment
17 28 (12.56%) ITIL
17 28 (12.56%) Windows
17 28 (12.56%) COBIT
18 26 (11.66%) CESG
19 25 (11.21%) Information Security Management
20 24 (10.76%) CEH
21 23 (10.31%) SIEM
22 22 (9.87%) CESG Certified Professional
23 20 (8.97%) PCI QSA
24 19 (8.52%) Stakeholder Management
24 19 (8.52%) Data Protection

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 5 (2.24%) IIS
2 2 (0.90%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (3.59%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (20.18%) Internet
2 34 (15.25%) Intranet
3 14 (6.28%) Firewall
4 5 (2.24%) Network Security
4 5 (2.24%) VPN
5 3 (1.35%) VLAN
6 2 (0.90%) DNS
6 2 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.90%) VoIP
6 2 (0.90%) Wireless
6 2 (0.90%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.90%) AppScan
2 2 (0.90%) Paros
General
1 79 (35.43%) Finance
2 44 (19.73%) Banking
3 10 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.59%) Advertising
4 8 (3.59%) Electronics
4 8 (3.59%) Financial Institution
4 8 (3.59%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.59%) Marketing
5 7 (3.14%) Legal
6 5 (2.24%) Games
6 5 (2.24%) Retail
7 2 (0.90%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 77 (34.53%) Analyst
2 76 (34.08%) Security Analyst
3 57 (25.56%) Information Analyst
3 57 (25.56%) Information Security Analyst
4 47 (21.08%) Security Manager
5 28 (12.56%) Information Officer
5 28 (12.56%) Security Officer
6 27 (12.11%) Consultant
6 27 (12.11%) Information Security Officer
7 25 (11.21%) Banking Analyst
8 20 (8.97%) IT Manager
8 20 (8.97%) IT Security Manager
9 19 (8.52%) Information Manager
9 19 (8.52%) Information Security Manager
10 18 (8.07%) Security Consultant
11 17 (7.62%) Administrator
11 17 (7.62%) Security Administrator
12 16 (7.17%) Risk Manager
13 12 (5.38%) Information Security Administrator
14 11 (4.93%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.90%) RESTful
1 2 (0.90%) SOAP
1 2 (0.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 43 (19.28%) Management Information System
2 34 (15.25%) SWIFT
3 26 (11.66%) CESG
4 14 (6.28%) CESG CLAS
5 13 (5.83%) Data Protection Act
6 11 (4.93%) Computer Science
7 8 (3.59%) Mathematics
8 6 (2.69%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (2.24%) PKI
10 3 (1.35%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.35%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.35%) Fintech
11 2 (0.90%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.90%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.90%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.90%) Security Operations Centre
12 1 (0.45%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (0.45%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 28 (12.56%) Windows
2 17 (7.62%) Linux
3 9 (4.04%) Unix
4 2 (0.90%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (87.89%) Information Security
2 54 (24.22%) Cybersecurity
3 43 (19.28%) Risk Management
4 41 (18.39%) Security Management
5 38 (17.04%) IT Audit
6 31 (13.90%) Risk Assessment
6 31 (13.90%) Security Architecture
7 28 (12.56%) ITIL
8 25 (11.21%) Information Security Management
9 23 (10.31%) SIEM
10 19 (8.52%) Data Protection
10 19 (8.52%) Security Operations
10 19 (8.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (8.07%) ISMS
11 18 (8.07%) Project Management
12 16 (7.17%) Business Development
13 13 (5.83%) Service Design
14 11 (4.93%) Information Security Governance
14 11 (4.93%) Presales
15 10 (4.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.28%) SQL
2 3 (1.35%) C
3 2 (0.90%) Java
3 2 (0.90%) Python
4 1 (0.45%) Perl
4 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 204 (91.48%) CISSP
2 138 (61.88%) CISM
3 70 (31.39%) CISA
4 61 (27.35%) Degree
5 24 (10.76%) CEH
6 22 (9.87%) CESG Certified Professional
7 20 (8.97%) PCI QSA
8 18 (8.07%) CLAS
9 15 (6.73%) Security Cleared
10 12 (5.38%) SC Cleared
11 8 (3.59%) CompTIA Security+
11 8 (3.59%) ECSA
11 8 (3.59%) Security+ Certification
12 7 (3.14%) CCNA
12 7 (3.14%) CCNP
12 7 (3.14%) CCSA
12 7 (3.14%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (3.14%) SSCP
13 6 (2.69%) CRISC
14 5 (2.24%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (53.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 66 (29.60%) PCI DSS
3 28 (12.56%) COBIT
4 15 (6.73%) ISO27002
5 14 (6.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 9 (4.04%) ISO 9001
7 5 (2.24%) ISO22301
7 5 (2.24%) SLA
8 3 (1.35%) HMG Infosec
8 3 (1.35%) RMADS
9 2 (0.90%) Government Security Classifications
9 2 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.24%) Snort
1 5 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.69%) RSA Archer
2 4 (1.79%) Nessus
2 4 (1.79%) QRadar
3 2 (0.90%) HP Fortify
3 2 (0.90%) Nmap
3 2 (0.90%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 15 (6.73%) Splunk
2 13 (5.83%) CheckPoint
2 13 (5.83%) Cisco
3 9 (4.04%) Oracle
4 8 (3.59%) Fortinet
4 8 (3.59%) Juniper
4 8 (3.59%) SAP
5 6 (2.69%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.24%) VMware
7 3 (1.35%) IBM
8 2 (0.90%) AlienVault
8 2 (0.90%) LogRhythm
8 2 (0.90%) Qualys
Yorkshire
Via Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Via Resource
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum + benefits DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Car, PMI, pension, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £47500.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Skipton
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cannock
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 18 days ago