Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 226 200
Rank change year-on-year +78 -26 +51
Permanent jobs citing CISM 119 32 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.82% 0.51% 1.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.98% 1.78% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 97 23 73
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -7.20% +4.17%
10th Percentile £37,500 £52,250 £46,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,000
South East median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - -4.00% +4.17%

CISM is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,706 1,798 2,829
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 26.07% 28.74% 32.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,299 1,400 2,140
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +10.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £77,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.69% -1.67% +5.88%

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing CISM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for CISM in Berkshire

CISM
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISM in Berkshire.

Salary trend for CISM in Berkshire

CISM
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISM in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for CISM in Berkshire

CISM
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 67 £57,500 -
Reading +26 35 £70,000 +20.69% 6
Slough -1 1 £85,000 +30.77% 2
CISM
South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT jobs citing CISM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for CISM.

1 119 (100.00%) CISSP
2 70 (58.82%) Information Security
3 60 (50.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 44 (36.97%) Cybersecurity
5 38 (31.93%) SANS
6 37 (31.09%) CISA
7 34 (28.57%) CEH
7 34 (28.57%) OWASP
8 33 (27.73%) Vulnerability Management
9 26 (21.85%) Degree
10 24 (20.17%) Risk Management
11 23 (19.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (19.33%) Qualys
12 21 (17.65%) Rapid7
13 18 (15.13%) Computer Science
13 18 (15.13%) Ethical Hacking
14 17 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (13.45%) CCSP
15 16 (13.45%) Cisco Certification
16 15 (12.61%) SCCP
16 15 (12.61%) Legal
16 15 (12.61%) Computer Science Degree
17 14 (11.76%) (ISC)2 CCSP
17 14 (11.76%) Information Management
17 14 (11.76%) Finance
18 13 (10.92%) Data Security
18 13 (10.92%) Risk Assessment
18 13 (10.92%) Nessus
19 12 (10.08%) Strategic Planning
19 12 (10.08%) Business Continuity

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (10.08%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.61%) SCCP
2 10 (8.40%) WAN
3 5 (4.20%) Network Security
4 3 (2.52%) Firewall
5 2 (1.68%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.84%) SSL
6 1 (0.84%) VPN
General
1 15 (12.61%) Legal
2 14 (11.76%) Finance
3 7 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.36%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.68%) Banking
5 2 (1.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (22.69%) Security Manager
2 26 (21.85%) Information Manager
2 26 (21.85%) Information Security Manager
3 25 (21.01%) Analyst
4 17 (14.29%) Consultant
4 17 (14.29%) Vulnerability Analyst
5 15 (12.61%) Security Officer
6 14 (11.76%) Security Consultant
7 10 (8.40%) IT Manager
8 7 (5.88%) Architect
8 7 (5.88%) Security Architect
9 6 (5.04%) Information Analyst
9 6 (5.04%) Information Security Analyst
9 6 (5.04%) Information Security Consultant
9 6 (5.04%) IT Risk Manager
9 6 (5.04%) Risk Manager
9 6 (5.04%) Security Analyst
10 5 (4.20%) Information Assurance Manager
10 5 (4.20%) Information Security Architect
10 5 (4.20%) IT Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.36%) LAMP
2 1 (0.84%) REST
2 1 (0.84%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.13%) Computer Science
2 17 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.36%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.36%) SCADA
4 2 (1.68%) PKI
5 1 (0.84%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.88%) Linux
1 7 (5.88%) Windows
2 4 (3.36%) CentOS
3 1 (0.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (58.82%) Information Security
2 44 (36.97%) Cybersecurity
3 34 (28.57%) OWASP
4 33 (27.73%) Vulnerability Management
5 24 (20.17%) Risk Management
6 23 (19.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (15.13%) Ethical Hacking
8 14 (11.76%) Information Management
9 13 (10.92%) Data Security
9 13 (10.92%) Risk Assessment
10 12 (10.08%) BCP
10 12 (10.08%) Business Continuity
10 12 (10.08%) Business Continuity Management
10 12 (10.08%) Business Continuity Planning
10 12 (10.08%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (10.08%) Regulatory Compliance
10 12 (10.08%) Strategic Planning
11 11 (9.24%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 10 (8.40%) ITIL
13 9 (7.56%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 119 (100.00%) CISSP
2 38 (31.93%) SANS
3 37 (31.09%) CISA
4 34 (28.57%) CEH
5 26 (21.85%) Degree
6 16 (13.45%) CCSP
6 16 (13.45%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (12.61%) Computer Science Degree
8 14 (11.76%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 12 (10.08%) IISP
10 11 (9.24%) CRISC
11 9 (7.56%) Security Cleared
12 8 (6.72%) GIAC
13 6 (5.04%) CESG Certified Professional
14 4 (3.36%) CREST Certified
14 4 (3.36%) SSCP
15 3 (2.52%) GCIH
15 3 (2.52%) ISSAP
16 2 (1.68%) SC Cleared
16 2 (1.68%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (50.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.20%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.36%) COBIT
3 4 (3.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (3.36%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (1.68%) GDPR
5 1 (0.84%) PSD2
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 13 (10.92%) Nessus
2 1 (0.84%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 23 (19.33%) Qualys
2 21 (17.65%) Rapid7
3 9 (7.56%) Cisco
4 4 (3.36%) McAfee
5 2 (1.68%) Splunk
5 2 (1.68%) Trend Micro
6 1 (0.84%) Blue Coat
6 1 (0.84%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.84%) CyberArk
6 1 (0.84%) Google
6 1 (0.84%) Juniper
6 1 (0.84%) LogRhythm
6 1 (0.84%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.84%) NetIQ