Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 214 223
Rank change year-on-year +21 +9 +19
Permanent jobs citing CISM 70 70 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.05% 0.92% 1.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.82% 2.99% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 51 39 105
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +17.39% -8.00%
10th Percentile £51,250 £57,500 £42,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% -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 1,833 2,345 3,745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 27.46% 30.71% 33.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,409 1,679 2,929
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £80,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 17 February 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 17 February 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
Reading +16 21 £66,500 -5.00%
Maidenhead +3 14 £62,500 -16.67% 2
Newbury -25 5 £55,000 -8.33%
Slough -4 1 £75,000 +15.38%
CISM
South East

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 70 (100.00%) CISSP
2 63 (90.00%) Information Security
3 35 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 25 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (32.86%) Degree
6 20 (28.57%) Firewall
6 20 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
7 19 (27.14%) Finance
8 18 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (24.29%) SIEM
9 17 (24.29%) Cybersecurity
10 15 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (21.43%) Security Operations
10 15 (21.43%) Regulatory Compliance
10 15 (21.43%) Computer Science Degree
10 15 (21.43%) Computer Science
10 15 (21.43%) CISA
10 15 (21.43%) Business Continuity
11 14 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
12 13 (18.57%) ITIL
12 13 (18.57%) Linux
13 12 (17.14%) Cisco
13 12 (17.14%) Risk Assessment
14 11 (15.71%) GIAC
14 11 (15.71%) WAN
14 11 (15.71%) IIS
14 11 (15.71%) Network Security
14 11 (15.71%) IISP
15 10 (14.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 10 (14.29%) PCI DSS

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 11 (15.71%) IIS
2 8 (11.43%) Apache
3 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (28.57%) Firewall
2 11 (15.71%) Network Security
2 11 (15.71%) WAN
3 10 (14.29%) SCCP
4 8 (11.43%) TCP/IP
4 8 (11.43%) VPN
5 4 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (5.71%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (5.71%) DMVPN
5 4 (5.71%) FWSM
5 4 (5.71%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (5.71%) IPsec
5 4 (5.71%) LAN
5 4 (5.71%) SSL
6 1 (1.43%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) MySQL
General
1 19 (27.14%) Finance
2 8 (11.43%) Legal
3 6 (8.57%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.71%) Digital Economy
5 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.43%) Electronics
6 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (32.86%) Consultant
2 19 (27.14%) Security Manager
3 18 (25.71%) Security Consultant
4 17 (24.29%) Information Manager
4 17 (24.29%) Information Security Manager
5 10 (14.29%) Analyst
5 10 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
5 10 (14.29%) Security Analyst
6 8 (11.43%) SIEM Analyst
7 6 (8.57%) Architect
7 6 (8.57%) Security Architect
8 4 (5.71%) Cybersecurity Architect
8 4 (5.71%) Principal Consultant
8 4 (5.71%) Principal Security Consultant
8 4 (5.71%) Radar Analyst
8 4 (5.71%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (5.71%) Senior Security Consultant
8 4 (5.71%) SIEM Consultant
8 4 (5.71%) Splunk Consultant
9 3 (4.29%) Network Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.43%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 8 (11.43%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.71%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.57%) Linux
2 8 (11.43%) FreeBSD
3 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (90.00%) Information Security
2 35 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 20 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
4 17 (24.29%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (24.29%) SIEM
5 15 (21.43%) Business Continuity
5 15 (21.43%) Regulatory Compliance
5 15 (21.43%) Security Operations
6 14 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
7 13 (18.57%) ITIL
8 12 (17.14%) Risk Assessment
9 10 (14.29%) Information Management
10 9 (12.86%) Data Protection
10 9 (12.86%) Mentoring
10 9 (12.86%) Security Monitoring
11 8 (11.43%) Malware Analysis
11 8 (11.43%) Network Packet Capture
11 8 (11.43%) Open Source
11 8 (11.43%) Security Architecture
11 8 (11.43%) Threat Modelling
Qualifications
1 70 (100.00%) CISSP
2 23 (32.86%) Degree
3 18 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (21.43%) CISA
4 15 (21.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (15.71%) GIAC
5 11 (15.71%) IISP
6 10 (14.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 10 (14.29%) CCSP
7 8 (11.43%) CCNA
7 8 (11.43%) CCSA
7 8 (11.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (11.43%) SANS
8 6 (8.57%) GCIH
9 4 (5.71%) EnCE
9 4 (5.71%) GCFA
10 3 (4.29%) CEH
11 2 (2.86%) CRISC
11 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
11 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 6 (8.57%) GDPR
4 5 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 3 (4.29%) COBIT
6 2 (2.86%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (1.43%) ISO 22301
7 1 (1.43%) NIST 800
7 1 (1.43%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 8 (11.43%) Juniper STRM
1 8 (11.43%) QRadar
1 8 (11.43%) RSA enVision
1 8 (11.43%) RSA Security Analytics
2 4 (5.71%) Nessus
2 4 (5.71%) Nmap
3 1 (1.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (17.14%) Cisco
2 9 (12.86%) CheckPoint
3 8 (11.43%) IBM
3 8 (11.43%) Juniper
3 8 (11.43%) LogRhythm
3 8 (11.43%) Sun
4 4 (5.71%) NetWitness
4 4 (5.71%) Qualys
4 4 (5.71%) Splunk
5 2 (2.86%) BT
5 2 (2.86%) Capita
5 2 (2.86%) Huawei
5 2 (2.86%) NEC
5 2 (2.86%) Nokia
6 1 (1.43%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.43%) SAP
6 1 (1.43%) Trend Micro