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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 179 163 183
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Permanent jobs citing CISM 25 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.67% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.92% 2.41% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 20
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £45,000 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,100 £55,200
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.52%
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
1304 1205 1342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.14% 27.89% 28.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 943 1153
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -19 14 £51,250 +13.88% 2
Warwickshire - 5 £50,000 -
Coventry - 3 £62,500 - 2
Shropshire - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £42,500 -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 43 (89.58%) Information Security
2 38 (79.17%) CISSP
3 36 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (60.42%) CISA
5 21 (43.75%) PCI DSS
6 18 (37.50%) Security Management
7 16 (33.33%) ITIL
8 11 (22.92%) Degree
9 10 (20.83%) Management Information System
10 9 (18.75%) Risk Management
10 9 (18.75%) Information Security Management
10 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (18.75%) CRISC
11 8 (16.67%) Data Protection
11 8 (16.67%) Security Architecture
11 8 (16.67%) SIEM
11 8 (16.67%) TOGAF
12 7 (14.58%) Change Management
12 7 (14.58%) Windows
12 7 (14.58%) Business Continuity
12 7 (14.58%) PCI QSA
13 6 (12.50%) Banking
13 6 (12.50%) Manufacturing
13 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (12.50%) IRCA
14 5 (10.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
14 5 (10.42%) Games
14 5 (10.42%) Retail
14 5 (10.42%) Network Security

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) Network Security
2 3 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (2.08%) Firewall
General
1 6 (12.50%) Banking
1 6 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 5 (10.42%) Games
2 5 (10.42%) Retail
3 4 (8.33%) Legal
3 4 (8.33%) Finance
4 2 (4.17%) Marketing
4 2 (4.17%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.17%) Automotive
4 2 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Consultant
1 11 (22.92%) Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Security Officer
3 9 (18.75%) Information Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) Information Security Officer
4 8 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Security Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Security Consultant
5 6 (12.50%) Security Manager
6 5 (10.42%) Information Manager
6 5 (10.42%) Information Security Consultant
6 5 (10.42%) Information Security Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Security Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Principal Security Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) IT Risk Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) CLAS Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 2 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.17%) RMADS
2 2 (4.17%) CESG
2 2 (4.17%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.08%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) UNIX
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (89.58%) Information Security
2 18 (37.50%) Security Management
3 16 (33.33%) ITIL
4 9 (18.75%) Risk Management
4 9 (18.75%) Information Security Management
4 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 8 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 8 (16.67%) SIEM
5 8 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 7 (14.58%) Change Management
6 7 (14.58%) Business Continuity
7 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
8 5 (10.42%) Information Assurance
9 4 (8.33%) Time Management
10 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
10 3 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 3 (6.25%) Incident Management
10 3 (6.25%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (79.17%) CISSP
2 29 (60.42%) CISA
3 11 (22.92%) Degree
4 9 (18.75%) CRISC
5 7 (14.58%) PCI QSA
6 6 (12.50%) IRCA
7 3 (6.25%) CCNP
7 3 (6.25%) CCNA
7 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (6.25%) CSSLP
8 2 (4.17%) CEH
8 2 (4.17%) SSCP
9 1 (2.08%) CISMP
9 1 (2.08%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (43.75%) PCI DSS
3 5 (10.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (8.33%) COBIT
5 2 (4.17%) COSO
6 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (2.08%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle
1 4 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (2.08%) IBM
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) SAP
Coventry
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance, 4500
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive, benefits and much more
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: Plus Car / Allowance
Posted: 22 days ago