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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 114 114 110
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing CISM 15 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.65% 0.76% 0.058%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.90% 2.57% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 1
Average salary £46,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +8.42%
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
789 622 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.13% 29.41% 27.90%
Number of salaries quoted 684 559 391
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 18 September 2014.

CISM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 21 (91.30%) Information Security
2 18 (78.26%) CISSP
3 17 (73.91%) CISA
3 17 (73.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (47.83%) ITIL
5 10 (43.48%) PCI DSS
6 9 (39.13%) Security Management
7 8 (34.78%) Business Continuity
8 7 (30.43%) Information Security Management
9 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
10 5 (21.74%) ISMS
10 5 (21.74%) Legal
11 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
11 4 (17.39%) IT Governance
12 3 (13.04%) Tripwire
12 3 (13.04%) Tufin
12 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
12 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
12 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
12 3 (13.04%) IRCA
12 3 (13.04%) UNIX
12 3 (13.04%) Windows
12 3 (13.04%) Firewall
12 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
12 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity Planning
12 3 (13.04%) LogRhythm
13 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
13 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture
13 2 (8.70%) SIEM

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.04%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
General
1 5 (21.74%) Legal
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Security Officer
1 9 (39.13%) Information Security Officer
2 6 (26.09%) Information Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Security Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Information Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Information Security Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Information Security Officer
4 2 (8.70%) Security Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Information Security Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) CLAS Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Security Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Head of Security
5 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) RMADS
2 2 (8.70%) Cryptography
2 2 (8.70%) CESG
2 2 (8.70%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (8.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) UNIX
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Information Security
2 11 (47.83%) ITIL
3 9 (39.13%) Security Management
4 8 (34.78%) Business Continuity
5 7 (30.43%) Information Security Management
6 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
7 5 (21.74%) ISMS
8 4 (17.39%) IT Governance
9 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity Planning
10 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
10 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture
10 2 (8.70%) SIEM
10 2 (8.70%) Security Testing
10 2 (8.70%) Information Assurance
10 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
11 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
11 1 (4.35%) Knowledge Management
11 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
11 1 (4.35%) Computer Forensics
Qualifications
1 18 (78.26%) CISSP
2 17 (73.91%) CISA
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) IRCA
5 2 (8.70%) SSCP
5 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) CGEIT
5 2 (8.70%) CEH
5 2 (8.70%) Degree
6 1 (4.35%) GCIH
6 1 (4.35%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (73.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (43.48%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Tripwire
1 3 (13.04%) Tufin
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.04%) LogRhythm
2 1 (4.35%) McAfee