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 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 208 177 206
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +29
Permanent jobs citing CISM 16 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.41% 0.062%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.03% 1.41% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 3
Average salary £46,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +8.42%
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
1554 1565 1341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.92% 29.20% 27.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1301 1347 1110
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 0 15 £46,500 -7.00%
Coventry - 2 £47,250 -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 22 (91.67%) Information Security
2 19 (79.17%) CISSP
3 18 (75.00%) CISA
3 18 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (45.83%) PCI DSS
4 11 (45.83%) ITIL
5 10 (41.67%) Security Management
6 8 (33.33%) Information Security Management
6 8 (33.33%) Business Continuity
7 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
8 5 (20.83%) Legal
8 5 (20.83%) ISMS
9 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 4 (16.67%) IT Governance
9 4 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
10 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 3 (12.50%) IRCA
10 3 (12.50%) UNIX
10 3 (12.50%) Windows
10 3 (12.50%) Firewall
10 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
10 3 (12.50%) Tripwire
10 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
10 3 (12.50%) Tufin
10 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
10 3 (12.50%) LogRhythm
11 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
11 2 (8.33%) Security Architecture
11 2 (8.33%) SIEM

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
General
1 5 (20.83%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Security Officer
1 9 (37.50%) Information Security Officer
2 7 (29.17%) Security Manager
3 6 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (25.00%) Information Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Information Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Information Security Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Information Security Officer
5 2 (8.33%) CLAS Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Information Security Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Security Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Security Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Business Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) RMADS
2 2 (8.33%) PKI
2 2 (8.33%) Cryptography
2 2 (8.33%) CESG
2 2 (8.33%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) UNIX
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Information Security
2 11 (45.83%) ITIL
3 10 (41.67%) Security Management
4 8 (33.33%) Information Security Management
4 8 (33.33%) Business Continuity
5 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 5 (20.83%) ISMS
7 4 (16.67%) IT Governance
8 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
9 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 2 (8.33%) Security Architecture
9 2 (8.33%) SIEM
9 2 (8.33%) Information Assurance
9 2 (8.33%) Security Testing
9 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
10 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
10 1 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
10 1 (4.17%) Data Security
10 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 1 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 19 (79.17%) CISSP
2 18 (75.00%) CISA
3 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (12.50%) IRCA
4 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
5 2 (8.33%) CGEIT
5 2 (8.33%) Degree
5 2 (8.33%) CEH
5 2 (8.33%) SSCP
6 1 (4.17%) GCIH
6 1 (4.17%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (45.83%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (12.50%) Tripwire
1 3 (12.50%) Tufin
1 3 (12.50%) LogRhythm
2 1 (4.17%) McAfee