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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 203 176 179
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +3
Permanent jobs citing CISM 16 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.33% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.15% 1.24% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 27
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £54,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
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
1386 1286 1475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.07% 26.18% 29.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1027 1211
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -12 11 £42,500 -5.55% 6
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Shropshire - 2 £60,000 -
Coventry -18 1 £60,000 -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 40 (88.89%) Information Security
2 36 (80.00%) CISSP
3 29 (64.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (62.22%) CISA
5 18 (40.00%) PCI DSS
6 16 (35.56%) ITIL
7 12 (26.67%) Security Management
8 11 (24.44%) Degree
9 10 (22.22%) TOGAF
9 10 (22.22%) SIEM
9 10 (22.22%) Windows
10 9 (20.00%) PRINCE2
10 9 (20.00%) Management Information System
10 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (17.78%) Risk Management
11 8 (17.78%) Business Continuity
11 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
12 7 (15.56%) PCI QSA
12 7 (15.56%) CRISC
13 6 (13.33%) Security Architecture
13 6 (13.33%) UNIX
13 6 (13.33%) Manufacturing
13 6 (13.33%) Banking
14 5 (11.11%) Retail
14 5 (11.11%) Games
14 5 (11.11%) Information Security Management
14 5 (11.11%) IRCA
14 5 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 5 (11.11%) Data Protection
14 5 (11.11%) Information Assurance

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Firewall
2 3 (6.67%) Network Security
2 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.67%) SAN
General
1 6 (13.33%) Manufacturing
1 6 (13.33%) Banking
2 5 (11.11%) Retail
2 5 (11.11%) Games
3 3 (6.67%) Finance
3 3 (6.67%) Legal
4 2 (4.44%) Marketing
5 1 (2.22%) Military
5 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.22%) Automotive
5 1 (2.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Security Officer
2 9 (20.00%) Information Security Officer
3 8 (17.78%) Consultant
4 7 (15.56%) Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Security Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Security Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Information Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Information Security Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Security Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Security Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Architecture Manager
7 3 (6.67%) IT Security Officer
8 2 (4.44%) Principal Security Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 2 (4.44%) IT Security Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Security Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) JSP
2 1 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.44%) CESG
2 2 (4.44%) Cryptography
2 2 (4.44%) RMADS
3 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) UNIX
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (88.89%) Information Security
2 16 (35.56%) ITIL
3 12 (26.67%) Security Management
4 10 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 10 (22.22%) SIEM
5 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 8 (17.78%) Risk Management
6 8 (17.78%) Business Continuity
7 6 (13.33%) Security Architecture
8 5 (11.11%) Incident Management
8 5 (11.11%) Data Protection
8 5 (11.11%) Information Assurance
8 5 (11.11%) Information Security Management
9 4 (8.89%) Change Management
9 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (8.89%) Project Management
9 4 (8.89%) Zachman Framework
9 4 (8.89%) Time Management
10 3 (6.67%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (80.00%) CISSP
2 28 (62.22%) CISA
3 11 (24.44%) Degree
4 7 (15.56%) PCI QSA
4 7 (15.56%) CRISC
5 5 (11.11%) IRCA
5 5 (11.11%) CISMP
6 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
6 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
7 3 (6.67%) CSSLP
7 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (6.67%) CCNP
7 3 (6.67%) CCNA
8 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.22%) CGEIT
9 1 (2.22%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (64.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 5 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (4.44%) COBIT
5 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (2.22%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle
2 4 (8.89%) Cisco
3 3 (6.67%) Tripwire
3 3 (6.67%) Tufin
3 3 (6.67%) LogRhythm
4 2 (4.44%) Qualys
5 1 (2.22%) IBM
5 1 (2.22%) SAP
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