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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 200 186 196
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs citing CISM 22 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.34% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.37% 1.22% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 5
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £36,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +7.36%
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
1609 1478 1313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.99% 27.79% 28.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1370 1249 1092
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -8 15 £50,750 +6.84% 2
Warwickshire - 4 £47,500 -
Coventry - 2 £40,500 -
Solihull -1 1 £47,500 -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 30 (96.77%) Information Security
2 24 (77.42%) CISSP
3 22 (70.97%) CISA
3 22 (70.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (45.16%) PCI DSS
5 12 (38.71%) Security Management
6 11 (35.48%) ITIL
7 8 (25.81%) Risk Management
7 8 (25.81%) Information Security Management
7 8 (25.81%) Business Continuity
8 4 (12.90%) IT Governance
8 4 (12.90%) Degree
8 4 (12.90%) Legal
8 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
8 4 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (12.90%) ISMS
8 4 (12.90%) Data Protection
9 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity Planning
9 3 (9.68%) Security Architecture
9 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
9 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
9 3 (9.68%) UNIX
9 3 (9.68%) Windows
9 3 (9.68%) Change Management
9 3 (9.68%) IRCA
9 3 (9.68%) Finance
10 2 (6.45%) Law
10 2 (6.45%) CESG
10 2 (6.45%) CESG CLAS
10 2 (6.45%) COBIT

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.45%) Firewall
1 2 (6.45%) Network Security
2 1 (3.23%) SAN
General
1 4 (12.90%) Legal
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Law
4 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Information Security Officer
1 8 (25.81%) Security Officer
2 7 (22.58%) Security Manager
3 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Information Manager
3 6 (19.35%) Information Security Manager
4 5 (16.13%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Information Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Security Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Security Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Security Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Security Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Information Security Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) CLAS Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Information Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Information Security Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Information Security Officer
7 1 (3.23%) Head of Information Security
7 1 (3.23%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) CESG
2 2 (6.45%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (6.45%) Cryptography
2 2 (6.45%) PKI
2 2 (6.45%) RMADS
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) UNIX
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (96.77%) Information Security
2 12 (38.71%) Security Management
3 11 (35.48%) ITIL
4 8 (25.81%) Risk Management
4 8 (25.81%) Information Security Management
4 8 (25.81%) Business Continuity
5 4 (12.90%) IT Governance
5 4 (12.90%) ISMS
5 4 (12.90%) Data Protection
6 3 (9.68%) Security Architecture
6 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (9.68%) Change Management
7 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.45%) Security Testing
7 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
7 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.45%) People Management
7 2 (6.45%) SIEM
7 2 (6.45%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (77.42%) CISSP
2 22 (70.97%) CISA
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (12.90%) Degree
4 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
4 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
4 3 (9.68%) IRCA
5 2 (6.45%) CRISC
5 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
5 2 (6.45%) SSCP
5 2 (6.45%) CEH
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.23%) CCNP
6 1 (3.23%) CCNA
6 1 (3.23%) CGEIT
6 1 (3.23%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (70.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (45.16%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.45%) COSO
3 2 (6.45%) COBIT
4 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.45%) Tripwire
1 2 (6.45%) Tufin
1 2 (6.45%) LogRhythm
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday