The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
England / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 183 239
Rank change year-on-year 0 +56  
Permanent jobs citing CISM 91 54 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.33% 0.96% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.01% 3.99% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 70 45 13
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -18.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.79%  

CISM is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West.

Academic & Professional Certification
North West
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1513 1354 1535
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 22.10% 24.14% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1179 1139 1229
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,168
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing CISM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CISM in the North West

CISM
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISM in the North West.

Salary trend for CISM in the North West

CISM
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISM in the North West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CISM in the North West

CISM
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Manchester -17 46 £60,000 -7.69% 10
Cheshire -8 34 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Lancashire -1 5 £45,000 +34.32% 1
Merseyside -6 1 - -
CISM
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing CISM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for CISM.

1 114 (85.07%) CISSP
2 107 (79.85%) Information Security
3 71 (52.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 68 (50.75%) CISA
5 44 (32.84%) PCI DSS
6 43 (32.09%) Finance
7 36 (26.87%) CRISC
8 35 (26.12%) Risk Management
9 26 (19.40%) Data Protection
10 25 (18.66%) Degree
10 25 (18.66%) Retail
11 20 (14.93%) IT Strategy
12 19 (14.18%) Security Management
13 18 (13.43%) CISMP
13 18 (13.43%) Cybersecurity
14 17 (12.69%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (11.94%) Management Information System
15 16 (11.94%) ITIL
15 16 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (11.94%) SANS
15 16 (11.94%) Security Architecture
16 15 (11.19%) Internet
16 15 (11.19%) Firewall
16 15 (11.19%) Banking
17 14 (10.45%) Network Security
17 14 (10.45%) GDPR
18 13 (9.70%) IT Audit
19 12 (8.96%) ISMS
19 12 (8.96%) IT Governance
19 12 (8.96%) Incident Management

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (0.75%) IIS
1 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.75%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.49%) Office 365
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.75%) IaaS
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.19%) Firewall
1 15 (11.19%) Internet
2 14 (10.45%) Network Security
3 6 (4.48%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.24%) VPN
5 2 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.75%) DMZ
6 1 (0.75%) IPsec
6 1 (0.75%) LAN
6 1 (0.75%) SSL
6 1 (0.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.22%) GIS
General
1 43 (32.09%) Finance
2 25 (18.66%) Retail
3 15 (11.19%) Banking
4 7 (5.22%) Legal
5 5 (3.73%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.99%) Advertising
6 4 (2.99%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.24%) Billing
7 3 (2.24%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.24%) Games
7 3 (2.24%) Marketing
8 2 (1.49%) Electronics
8 2 (1.49%) Law
9 1 (0.75%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.75%) Local Government
9 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (23.13%) Analyst
2 27 (20.15%) Security Manager
3 24 (17.91%) Consultant
4 22 (16.42%) Information Security Manager
5 20 (14.93%) Information Manager
6 18 (13.43%) Security Analyst
6 18 (13.43%) Security Consultant
7 14 (10.45%) Head of Security
8 11 (8.21%) Risk Analyst
9 10 (7.46%) CISSP Consultant
9 10 (7.46%) CISSP Manager
10 9 (6.72%) Information Analyst
10 9 (6.72%) Information Security Analyst
10 9 (6.72%) Information Security Consultant
10 9 (6.72%) IT Analyst
11 7 (5.22%) CISSP Analyst
11 7 (5.22%) IT Manager
11 7 (5.22%) Risk Manager
12 6 (4.48%) Audit Analyst
12 6 (4.48%) IT Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (11.94%) Management Information System
2 10 (7.46%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.72%) Internet of Things
4 5 (3.73%) CESG
4 5 (3.73%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (2.99%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.99%) Smart Energy
5 4 (2.99%) Smart Meter
6 3 (2.24%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.49%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.75%) iPhone
8 1 (0.75%) iSeries
8 1 (0.75%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.75%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.75%) User Experience
8 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.48%) Unix
2 2 (1.49%) Windows
3 1 (0.75%) Android
3 1 (0.75%) Linux
3 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (79.85%) Information Security
2 35 (26.12%) Risk Management
3 26 (19.40%) Data Protection
4 20 (14.93%) IT Strategy
5 19 (14.18%) Security Management
6 18 (13.43%) Cybersecurity
7 17 (12.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (11.94%) ITIL
8 16 (11.94%) Security Architecture
9 13 (9.70%) IT Audit
10 12 (8.96%) Incident Management
10 12 (8.96%) ISMS
10 12 (8.96%) IT Governance
10 12 (8.96%) Penetration Testing
10 12 (8.96%) Project Management
11 11 (8.21%) Security Operations
12 10 (7.46%) Coaching
12 10 (7.46%) Information Security Management
13 9 (6.72%) Information Security Governance
13 9 (6.72%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.49%) C
2 1 (0.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 114 (85.07%) CISSP
2 68 (50.75%) CISA
3 36 (26.87%) CRISC
4 25 (18.66%) Degree
5 18 (13.43%) CISMP
6 16 (11.94%) SANS
7 7 (5.22%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 6 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (3.73%) Security Cleared
10 4 (2.99%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 4 (2.99%) CEH
10 4 (2.99%) GCFA
10 4 (2.99%) GCFE
10 4 (2.99%) ISSAP
11 3 (2.24%) Master's Degree
12 2 (1.49%) CCNA
12 2 (1.49%) CompTIA Security+
12 2 (1.49%) CREST Certified
12 2 (1.49%) Security+ Certification
12 2 (1.49%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (52.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (32.84%) PCI DSS
3 14 (10.45%) GDPR
4 12 (8.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (8.96%) SLA
5 11 (8.21%) COBIT
6 10 (7.46%) ISO 22301
7 8 (5.97%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 3 (2.24%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (2.24%) ISO 14001
8 3 (2.24%) ISO 9001
9 2 (1.49%) COSO
9 2 (1.49%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.75%) BS25999
10 1 (0.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 6 (4.48%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (4.48%) CheckPoint
1 6 (4.48%) Juniper
2 2 (1.49%) Avaya
2 2 (1.49%) Cisco
2 2 (1.49%) Citrix
2 2 (1.49%) Riverbed
2 2 (1.49%) SAP
3 1 (0.75%) ArcSight
3 1 (0.75%) HP
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40-£50k + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £53,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible working, exc pen, bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + exc benefits/ pen/ bonus/ flex work
Posted: 14 days ago
Chester
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £63000 - £85000 per annum + car, flex working, exc pen/ hol
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Stockport
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