Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 218 202
Rank change year-on-year +51 -16 +47
Permanent jobs citing CISM 95 35 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.56% 0.56% 1.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.85% 1.96% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 64 30 71
Berkshire median annual salary £61,500 £58,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.03% -7.20% +4.17%
10th Percentile £51,250 £50,875 £47,500
90th Percentile £88,500 £78,250 £78,750
South East median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £63,750
% change year-on-year +3.45% -9.02% +6.25%

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 1,624 1,783 2,756
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 26.60% 28.62% 31.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,170 1,402 2,019
Berkshire median annual salary £48,514 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.13% -9.52% +9.38%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £78,750
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 12 November 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 12 November 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 +6 41 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Reading +24 36 £70,000 +20.69% 1
Slough -4 3 £52,500 -18.29%
CISM
South East

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 92 (96.84%) CISSP
2 70 (73.68%) Information Security
3 41 (43.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 40 (42.11%) CISA
5 34 (35.79%) Cybersecurity
6 26 (27.37%) Degree
7 21 (22.11%) CRISC
8 19 (20.00%) SANS
9 18 (18.95%) Risk Management
9 18 (18.95%) Finance
10 17 (17.89%) Vulnerability Management
11 16 (16.84%) Computer Science
12 15 (15.79%) OWASP
12 15 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (13.68%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (13.68%) CCSP
13 13 (13.68%) Linux
13 13 (13.68%) Computer Science Degree
14 12 (12.63%) SIEM
14 12 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (12.63%) Cisco
15 11 (11.58%) SCCP
15 11 (11.58%) Security Cleared
15 11 (11.58%) Data Protection
15 11 (11.58%) PCI DSS
15 11 (11.58%) Ethical Hacking
15 11 (11.58%) CEH
16 10 (10.53%) Information Management
16 10 (10.53%) Qualys
16 10 (10.53%) Management Information System

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 4 (4.21%) IIS
2 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.58%) SCCP
2 8 (8.42%) Firewall
2 8 (8.42%) Network Security
3 2 (2.11%) Cisco Firepower
3 2 (2.11%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (2.11%) VPN
3 2 (2.11%) WAN
4 1 (1.05%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (1.05%) Internet
4 1 (1.05%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.05%) IPsec
4 1 (1.05%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.05%) SSL
4 1 (1.05%) Wireless
General
1 18 (18.95%) Finance
2 9 (9.47%) Legal
3 8 (8.42%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.11%) Banking
5 2 (2.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (25.26%) Consultant
2 21 (22.11%) Analyst
2 21 (22.11%) Security Consultant
3 16 (16.84%) Security Manager
4 14 (14.74%) Information Manager
4 14 (14.74%) Information Security Manager
5 13 (13.68%) Security Officer
6 12 (12.63%) Security Analyst
7 8 (8.42%) Information Security Consultant
7 8 (8.42%) Senior Consultant
7 8 (8.42%) Senior Security Consultant
8 7 (7.37%) Information Analyst
8 7 (7.37%) Information Security Analyst
8 7 (7.37%) Vulnerability Analyst
9 6 (6.32%) IT Manager
9 6 (6.32%) IT Risk Manager
9 6 (6.32%) Risk Manager
10 5 (5.26%) Information Assurance Manager
10 5 (5.26%) Information Security Officer
10 5 (5.26%) IT Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.26%) LAMP
2 3 (3.16%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.84%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.21%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 3 (3.16%) PKI
5 3 (3.16%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.11%) SCADA
7 1 (1.05%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.68%) Linux
2 9 (9.47%) Windows
3 5 (5.26%) CentOS
4 1 (1.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (73.68%) Information Security
2 34 (35.79%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (18.95%) Risk Management
4 17 (17.89%) Vulnerability Management
5 15 (15.79%) OWASP
5 15 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (12.63%) SIEM
7 11 (11.58%) Data Protection
7 11 (11.58%) Ethical Hacking
8 10 (10.53%) Data Security
8 10 (10.53%) Information Management
9 9 (9.47%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (8.42%) Creative Thinking
10 8 (8.42%) ITIL
10 8 (8.42%) Security Auditing
11 7 (7.37%) Internal Audit
11 7 (7.37%) People Management
11 7 (7.37%) Regulatory Compliance
11 7 (7.37%) Security Testing
11 7 (7.37%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 92 (96.84%) CISSP
2 40 (42.11%) CISA
3 26 (27.37%) Degree
4 21 (22.11%) CRISC
5 19 (20.00%) SANS
6 13 (13.68%) CCSP
6 13 (13.68%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (13.68%) Computer Science Degree
7 11 (11.58%) CEH
7 11 (11.58%) Security Cleared
8 10 (10.53%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 8 (8.42%) SSCP
10 7 (7.37%) CREST Certified
11 6 (6.32%) BPSS Clearance
12 5 (5.26%) OSCP
13 4 (4.21%) CESG Certified Professional
13 4 (4.21%) GIAC
13 4 (4.21%) IISP
14 2 (2.11%) TOGAF Certification
15 1 (1.05%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (43.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (11.58%) PCI DSS
3 7 (7.37%) GDPR
4 4 (4.21%) COBIT
4 4 (4.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (1.05%) NIST 800
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.05%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (7.37%) Nessus
2 4 (4.21%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 12 (12.63%) Cisco
2 10 (10.53%) Qualys
3 7 (7.37%) Rapid7
4 6 (6.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.26%) McAfee
6 3 (3.16%) Symantec
6 3 (3.16%) Trend Micro
7 2 (2.11%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.11%) Splunk
8 1 (1.05%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.05%) Citrix
8 1 (1.05%) F5
8 1 (1.05%) Google
8 1 (1.05%) Juniper
8 1 (1.05%) LogRhythm
8 1 (1.05%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.05%) Sophos
8 1 (1.05%) Zscaler