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Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)

If you're looking to excel in the IT security sector with one of the highest paying and sought after IT qualifications, then this certification is for you

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Why choose the Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)?

A must-have qualification if you’re looking for a successful career in security. Being a Certified Information Security Manager means higher earning potential and career advancement.

Recent independent studies rank CISM as one of the highest paying and sought after IT certifications. This unique certification has a strong management focus so it’s great for those of you who are looking to progress up the career ladder.

It promotes international security practices and recognises the individuals who manage, design, oversees and assess an enterprise’s information security. The demand for skilled information security management professionals is on the rise, and the CISM certification is a globally accepted standard of achievement in this area.

OverviewWhat you'll learnWhat's included

Course Guide

The key facts about your online training

Certification: Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)

Study time:  20 – 35 hours

Vendor: ISACA

Provider: Skillsoft

Student support: StudentCare™, Career Services and expert mentoring

Prerequisites: 5+ years experience in information security
management, this can be accrued after passing the exam

Assessment:  1 x 240 minute exam (included), 150 questions.
Also includes practice exam and questions

Resources: Internet access and email

Ideal for: Information security managers, aspiring information security managers or IT consultants

Included in your modules

Information Security Governance Part 1
Information Security Governance Part 2
Information Risk Management and Compliance Part 1
Information Risk Management and Compliance Part 2
Information Security Program Development and Management Part 1
Information Security Program Development and Management Part 2
Information Security Incident Management Part 1
Information Security Incident Management Part 2

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Salary Indicator

Salary Projection

Average salary after completing

Average Salary
Information Security Officer
Average Salary
You can earn
Average Salary
Information Security Manager
Source: Adzuna


You can earn an average of £51,750.00 a year

Security Analysts command average annual salaries of more than £70,000, and while they represent only 11% of the profession, demand for their skills has grown by 269% in the past few years

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Validation of your skillset

Demonstrates an individual can manage, design, oversee and assess a company's information security systems

Great earnings

The certification offers great earning potential, with average earnings currently standing at £60,000

Globally recognised certification

A widely accepted cross industry certification ensuring that the premise of information security comes from business needs

Why learn with us?

We'll get you career ready and help place you into the industry
Learn from home 24/7
Award winning digital education
Global community of over 40,000 students
Industry leading tuition with 1:1 personal tutor access
Unrivalled 360 Career Services and StudentCare™
Access virtual seminars and live classrooms
We only partner with the biggest accreditors in the world
Gain invaluable industry experience
Exclusive student benefits; Alumni community, TOTUM, industry events and lots more
Change career, start fresh or simply advance in your current role

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