The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 117 105 108
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing CISM 12 22 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.56% 1.02% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.63% 3.29% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 2
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £47,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £66,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £53,000 £50,600
% change year-on-year
-0.94% +4.74%
CISM
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
735 668 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.39% 31.00% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 637 602 407
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISM across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CISM
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISM across the Birmingham region.

CISM Salary Trend in Birmingham

CISM
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISM across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

CISM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing CISM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISM.

1 18 (90.00%) Information Security
2 17 (85.00%) CISSP
3 11 (55.00%) CISA
3 11 (55.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (40.00%) PCI DSS
5 7 (35.00%) ITIL
6 6 (30.00%) UNIX
6 6 (30.00%) Firewall
7 5 (25.00%) ISMS
7 5 (25.00%) Finance
8 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity
8 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (20.00%) IT Governance
9 3 (15.00%) Tripwire
9 3 (15.00%) Tufin
9 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
9 3 (15.00%) Security Management
9 3 (15.00%) Windows
9 3 (15.00%) Linux
9 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.00%) IRCA
9 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity Planning
9 3 (15.00%) Cyber-Ark
9 3 (15.00%) LogRhythm
10 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
10 2 (10.00%) SIEM
10 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (10.00%) SSCP

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing CISM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Law
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Information Security Officer
1 6 (30.00%) Security Officer
2 5 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 5 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 5 (25.00%) Information Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Information Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Security Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Security Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) CLAS Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Information Security Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Information Security Officer
5 1 (5.00%) Head of Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) Head of Security
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) CESG
1 2 (10.00%) CESG CLAS
1 2 (10.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (10.00%) PKI
1 2 (10.00%) RMADS
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) UNIX
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Information Security
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) ISMS
4 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (20.00%) IT Governance
5 3 (15.00%) Security Management
5 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) SIEM
6 2 (10.00%) Security Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Information Assurance
6 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.00%) Computer Forensics
7 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) Information Security Management
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) CISSP
2 11 (55.00%) CISA
3 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) IRCA
4 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) CEH
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (10.00%) SSCP
5 2 (10.00%) CGEIT
6 1 (5.00%) GIAC
6 1 (5.00%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Tripwire
1 3 (15.00%) Tufin
1 3 (15.00%) Cyber-Ark
1 3 (15.00%) LogRhythm
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) McAfee
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago