The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 19 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing CISM 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.95% 1.49% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.57% 7.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £37,500 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.30% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +9.67%
CISM
England

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

Qualifications Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28 40 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 26.67% 19.90% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 39 62
Average salary £37,500 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £42,500 £25,325
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £84,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

CISM
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

CISM Salary Trend in the Midlands

CISM
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) PCI QSA
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) CRISC
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CESG
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) PCI QSA
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CRISC
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT