The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 195 209 174
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -35
Permanent jobs citing CISM 32 8 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.55% 0.15% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.15% 0.54% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 36
Average salary £50,000 £53,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% -6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,050 £33,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £75,900 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-1.90% -8.69%
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 West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1487 1478 1534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.76% 27.21% 28.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1157 1178 1285
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CISM
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

CISM Salary Trend in the West Midlands

CISM
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISM across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

CISM Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

CISM
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -3 16 £42,500 -20.93% 4
Coventry - 9 £50,000 -
Shropshire - 3 £70,000 -
Solihull - 1 £42,500 - 1
West Bromwich - 1 - -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 38 (80.85%) CISSP
2 37 (78.72%) Information Security
3 21 (44.68%) CISA
4 19 (40.43%) ITIL
4 19 (40.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (34.04%) Windows
6 15 (31.91%) SIEM
7 13 (27.66%) PCI DSS
7 13 (27.66%) UNIX
8 11 (23.40%) Firewall
9 10 (21.28%) Cisco
9 10 (21.28%) Security Cleared
10 9 (19.15%) CISMP
11 8 (17.02%) Business Continuity
11 8 (17.02%) Risk Management
11 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
11 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
11 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
11 8 (17.02%) Data Centre
12 7 (14.89%) Vulnerability Management
12 7 (14.89%) Incident Management
12 7 (14.89%) Computer Security
12 7 (14.89%) Degree
12 7 (14.89%) McAfee ePO
12 7 (14.89%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (14.89%) Wireless Security
12 7 (14.89%) Wireless
12 7 (14.89%) McAfee
12 7 (14.89%) Project Management
13 6 (12.77%) CESG

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the West 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.

Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) Firewall
2 7 (14.89%) Wireless
2 7 (14.89%) Wireless Security
2 7 (14.89%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (4.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Military
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Security Officer
2 11 (23.40%) Analyst
3 10 (21.28%) Security Analyst
3 10 (21.28%) Security Manager
4 8 (17.02%) Information Security Officer
5 7 (14.89%) Security Operations Analyst
5 7 (14.89%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Information Security Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) IT Security Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Security Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) IT Security Officer
7 3 (6.38%) Architecture Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Planning Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Security Advisor
8 2 (4.26%) Cyber Security Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (4.26%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
1 8 (17.02%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.77%) CESG
3 4 (8.51%) RMADS
4 3 (6.38%) Economics
5 2 (4.26%) Cybercrime
5 2 (4.26%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.26%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Windows
2 13 (27.66%) UNIX
3 2 (4.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (78.72%) Information Security
2 19 (40.43%) ITIL
3 15 (31.91%) SIEM
4 8 (17.02%) Risk Management
4 8 (17.02%) Business Continuity
5 7 (14.89%) Project Management
5 7 (14.89%) Vulnerability Management
5 7 (14.89%) Incident Management
5 7 (14.89%) Computer Security
6 5 (10.64%) Cyber Security
6 5 (10.64%) Security Management
6 5 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.51%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (8.51%) TOGAF
8 3 (6.38%) Zachman Framework
8 3 (6.38%) Information Security Management
8 3 (6.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (6.38%) Data Protection
8 3 (6.38%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) C
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (80.85%) CISSP
2 21 (44.68%) CISA
3 10 (21.28%) Security Cleared
4 9 (19.15%) CISMP
5 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
6 7 (14.89%) Degree
7 4 (8.51%) DV Cleared
8 3 (6.38%) PCI QSA
8 3 (6.38%) CEH
8 3 (6.38%) APMP
8 3 (6.38%) Postgraduate
9 2 (4.26%) CRISC
9 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (40.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (27.66%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (4.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (8.51%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Cisco
2 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.89%) McAfee
4 4 (8.51%) Qualys
5 3 (6.38%) Tufin
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle
5 3 (6.38%) LogRhythm
5 3 (6.38%) Tripwire
6 2 (4.26%) Splunk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Solihull
CPS Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits!!
Posted: 22 days ago