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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) with a requirement for CISMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 7 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISEB Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
7 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 802 643 303
Rank change year-on-year -159 -340 +60
Permanent jobs citing CISMP 66 15 1
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.086% 0.037% 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.42% 0.20% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 47 11 1
10th Percentile £27,750 £60,000 -
25th Percentile £45,000 £66,875 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £77,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -19.35% +93.75% -44.83%
75th Percentile £78,382 £80,625 £42,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £82,500 -
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,152 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.41% +14.58% -2.33%

CISMP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 15,877 7,458 1,364
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 20.58% 18.32% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8,158 4,939 1,067
10th Percentile £32,321 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,058 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.76% -8.70%
75th Percentile £77,014 £72,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

CISMP
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing CISMP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

CISMP trend for jobs with a WFH option

CISMP
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing CISMP.

CISMP salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

CISMP
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing CISMP over the 6 months to 7 August 2022.

CISMP salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 7 August 2022, CISMP job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for CISMP.

1 51 (77.27%) CISSP
1 51 (77.27%) CISM
1 51 (77.27%) Information Security
2 45 (68.18%) Cybersecurity
3 44 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 37 (56.06%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 33 (50.00%) Management Information System
6 30 (45.45%) Azure
7 26 (39.39%) Risk Management
8 25 (37.88%) Data Protection
9 23 (34.85%) NCSC
10 21 (31.82%) Privileged Access Management
10 21 (31.82%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 21 (31.82%) Identity Access Management
11 19 (28.79%) Risk Assessment
11 19 (28.79%) Security Management
11 19 (28.79%) Information Security Management
12 18 (27.27%) Business Continuity
12 18 (27.27%) GDPR
13 17 (25.76%) Cyber Essentials
13 17 (25.76%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
13 17 (25.76%) RMADS
13 17 (25.76%) BS25999
13 17 (25.76%) JSP 440
13 17 (25.76%) Facilities Management
13 17 (25.76%) Data Protection Act
13 17 (25.76%) ISO 22301
13 17 (25.76%) Business Continuity Management
14 16 (24.24%) Validation
14 16 (24.24%) Change Management

CISMP
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 (7.58%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (24.24%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (45.45%) Azure
2 15 (22.73%) AWS
3 6 (9.09%) SaaS
4 5 (7.58%) GCP
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.70%) TCP/IP
2 7 (10.61%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) JIRA
General
1 16 (24.24%) Presentation Skills
2 14 (21.21%) Games
3 12 (18.18%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 9 (13.64%) Finance
5 8 (12.12%) Telecoms
6 5 (7.58%) Banking
6 5 (7.58%) Retail
7 3 (4.55%) Public Sector
8 2 (3.03%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (1.52%) Advertising
9 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.52%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (42.42%) Security Manager
2 24 (36.36%) Information Manager
2 24 (36.36%) Information Security Manager
3 15 (22.73%) Analyst
4 14 (21.21%) Security Analyst
5 12 (18.18%) Information Analyst
5 12 (18.18%) Information Security Analyst
6 8 (12.12%) Consultant
7 7 (10.61%) IT Security Specialist
7 7 (10.61%) Security Specialist
8 6 (9.09%) Security Consultant
9 5 (7.58%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 5 (7.58%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) Cybersecurity Specialist
9 5 (7.58%) IT Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) IT Security Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) Security Engineer
10 4 (6.06%) Cybersecurity Manager
10 4 (6.06%) Information Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) Web Services
2 5 (7.58%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 33 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 17 (25.76%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (10.61%) Private Cloud
4 5 (7.58%) Cloud Native
4 5 (7.58%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 1 (1.52%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.52%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (77.27%) Information Security
2 45 (68.18%) Cybersecurity
3 26 (39.39%) Risk Management
4 25 (37.88%) Data Protection
5 21 (31.82%) Identity Access Management
5 21 (31.82%) Privileged Access Management
6 19 (28.79%) Information Security Management
6 19 (28.79%) Risk Assessment
6 19 (28.79%) Security Management
7 18 (27.27%) Business Continuity
8 17 (25.76%) Business Continuity Management
8 17 (25.76%) Facilities Management
9 16 (24.24%) Change Management
9 16 (24.24%) Secure Coding
9 16 (24.24%) Validation
10 13 (19.70%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (19.70%) Security Architecture
11 12 (18.18%) BCP
11 12 (18.18%) Security Testing
11 12 (18.18%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 6 (9.09%) Python
2 5 (7.58%) Groovy
2 5 (7.58%) Java
2 5 (7.58%) SQL
3 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 51 (77.27%) CISM
1 51 (77.27%) CISSP
2 37 (56.06%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 17 (25.76%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
4 15 (22.73%) CISA
4 15 (22.73%) Security Cleared
5 12 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 11 (16.67%) CompTIA Security+
7 10 (15.15%) SSCP
8 8 (12.12%) Degree
9 7 (10.61%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 7 (10.61%) CCSP
10 5 (7.58%) CCNA
11 4 (6.06%) CRISC
12 1 (1.52%) GISF
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (34.85%) NCSC
3 21 (31.82%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 18 (27.27%) GDPR
5 17 (25.76%) BS25999
5 17 (25.76%) Cyber Essentials
5 17 (25.76%) ISO 22301
5 17 (25.76%) JSP 440
5 17 (25.76%) RMADS
6 13 (19.70%) NIST
7 6 (9.09%) NIST 800
8 4 (6.06%) GRC
8 4 (6.06%) ISO 31000
8 4 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 4 (6.06%) PCI DSS
9 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
9 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 5 (7.58%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 5 (7.58%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.58%) Atlassian
2 5 (7.58%) BeyondTrust
2 5 (7.58%) CyberArk
2 5 (7.58%) Google
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle
2 5 (7.58%) Ping Identity