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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 197 181 199
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +18
Permanent jobs citing CISM 15 29 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.52% 0.062%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.99% 1.81% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 29 3
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
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
1510 1604 1367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.63% 28.90% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1256 1389 1122
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,388 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 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 2 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 -9 14 £52,000 +4.00% 2
Coventry - 2 £47,250 -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 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 20 (90.91%) Information Security
2 17 (77.27%) CISSP
3 14 (63.64%) CISA
3 14 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (40.91%) PCI DSS
5 7 (31.82%) ITIL
6 6 (27.27%) Security Management
6 6 (27.27%) Business Continuity
7 5 (22.73%) UNIX
7 5 (22.73%) Firewall
7 5 (22.73%) ISMS
8 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
8 4 (18.18%) Information Security Management
8 4 (18.18%) Legal
8 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
8 4 (18.18%) Finance
8 4 (18.18%) IT Governance
9 3 (13.64%) LogRhythm
9 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity Planning
9 3 (13.64%) Windows
9 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.64%) IRCA
9 3 (13.64%) Tripwire
9 3 (13.64%) Tufin
9 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
10 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
10 2 (9.09%) RMADS
10 2 (9.09%) Security Testing
10 2 (9.09%) CGEIT

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 5 (22.73%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) Network Security
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
1 4 (18.18%) Legal
2 2 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Information Security Officer
1 8 (36.36%) Security Officer
2 4 (18.18%) Information Security Specialist
2 4 (18.18%) Security Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Security Specialist
2 4 (18.18%) Information Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Information Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Security Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) CLAS Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Information Security Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Information Security Officer
5 1 (4.55%) Head of Security
5 1 (4.55%) Head of Information Security
5 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) CESG
1 2 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
1 2 (9.09%) Cryptography
1 2 (9.09%) PKI
1 2 (9.09%) RMADS
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) UNIX
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Information Security
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) Security Management
3 6 (27.27%) Business Continuity
4 5 (22.73%) ISMS
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 4 (18.18%) Information Security Management
5 4 (18.18%) IT Governance
6 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.09%) Security Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Security Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) SIEM
7 2 (9.09%) Information Assurance
7 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
8 1 (4.55%) Computer Forensics
8 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 17 (77.27%) CISSP
2 14 (63.64%) CISA
3 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) IRCA
4 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) CEH
5 2 (9.09%) Degree
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (9.09%) SSCP
5 2 (9.09%) CGEIT
6 1 (4.55%) GIAC
6 1 (4.55%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (40.91%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.64%) Tripwire
1 3 (13.64%) Tufin
1 3 (13.64%) LogRhythm
2 2 (9.09%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (4.55%) McAfee
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