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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 112 103 93
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Permanent jobs citing CISM 18 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.87% 1.01% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.48% 3.70% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 14
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £43,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £62,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.52%
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
726 513 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.16% 27.29% 30.10%
Number of salaries quoted 655 454 441
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 19 December 2014.

CISM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 33 (100.00%) Information Security
2 27 (81.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (69.70%) CISSP
3 23 (69.70%) CISA
4 14 (42.42%) Security Management
4 14 (42.42%) ITIL
5 12 (36.36%) PCI DSS
6 10 (30.30%) Information Security Management
6 10 (30.30%) Business Continuity
7 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (24.24%) IRCA
9 7 (21.21%) Degree
9 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
9 7 (21.21%) TOGAF
10 6 (18.18%) Risk Management
11 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
11 5 (15.15%) Security Architecture
11 5 (15.15%) SIEM
11 5 (15.15%) Business Continuity Planning
11 5 (15.15%) CRISC
11 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
11 5 (15.15%) Games
11 5 (15.15%) Banking
11 5 (15.15%) Retail
11 5 (15.15%) PCI QSA
12 4 (12.12%) UNIX
12 4 (12.12%) Windows
13 3 (9.09%) C
13 3 (9.09%) SABSA
13 3 (9.09%) Time Management

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
1 5 (15.15%) Games
1 5 (15.15%) Banking
1 5 (15.15%) Retail
2 3 (9.09%) Law
2 3 (9.09%) Legal
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Security Officer
2 12 (36.36%) Information Security Officer
3 10 (30.30%) Consultant
4 7 (21.21%) Security Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) Information Manager
5 5 (15.15%) Information Security Manager
5 5 (15.15%) Security Manager
6 4 (12.12%) Information Security Consultant
7 3 (9.09%) Architect
7 3 (9.09%) Security Architect
8 2 (6.06%) Information Security Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) CLAS Consultant
8 2 (6.06%) Principal Security Consultant
8 2 (6.06%) Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Security Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Principal Consultant
8 2 (6.06%) Information Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Delivery Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Business Consultant
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) CESG
2 2 (6.06%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (6.06%) RMADS
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) UNIX
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (42.42%) ITIL
2 14 (42.42%) Security Management
3 10 (30.30%) Information Security Management
3 10 (30.30%) Business Continuity
4 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.21%) TOGAF
6 6 (18.18%) Risk Management
7 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
7 5 (15.15%) Security Architecture
7 5 (15.15%) SIEM
7 5 (15.15%) Business Continuity Planning
8 3 (9.09%) SABSA
8 3 (9.09%) Time Management
8 3 (9.09%) ISMS
8 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
9 2 (6.06%) Change Management
9 2 (6.06%) IT Governance
9 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
9 2 (6.06%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (69.70%) CISSP
1 23 (69.70%) CISA
2 8 (24.24%) IRCA
3 7 (21.21%) Degree
4 5 (15.15%) PCI QSA
4 5 (15.15%) CRISC
5 3 (9.09%) CSSLP
5 3 (9.09%) CCNP
5 3 (9.09%) CCNA
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (6.06%) SSCP
6 2 (6.06%) CEH
7 1 (3.03%) CISMP
7 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.03%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (81.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (36.36%) PCI DSS
3 3 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Tripwire
2 1 (3.03%) Tufin
2 1 (3.03%) LogRhythm