Period
to 24 January 2019

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 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 177 195 221
Rank change year-on-year +18 +26 +14
Permanent jobs citing CISM 75 64 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.32% 0.97% 0.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.75% 3.47% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 45 47 36
Berkshire median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -7.69% +13.04%
10th Percentile £46,750 £50,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £81,250
South East median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 1,579 1,846 2,454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 27.69% 28.04% 31.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,107 1,434 1,754
Berkshire median annual salary £49,969 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.04% -14.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £80,000
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 24 January 2019.

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 24 January 2019. 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 +12 46 £61,500 -1.60% 1
Reading +23 18 £67,500 +16.38% 4
Slough - 2 £52,500 - 2
CISM
South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, 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 72 (96.00%) CISSP
2 54 (72.00%) Information Security
3 42 (56.00%) Cybersecurity
4 36 (48.00%) CISA
5 31 (41.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 30 (40.00%) Degree
7 26 (34.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 26 (34.67%) CRISC
8 23 (30.67%) Security Operations
9 22 (29.33%) SANS
9 22 (29.33%) OWASP
10 21 (28.00%) OSCP
11 20 (26.67%) SIEM
11 20 (26.67%) CEH
12 19 (25.33%) Computer Science
12 19 (25.33%) Linux
13 18 (24.00%) Firewall
14 17 (22.67%) Management Information System
14 17 (22.67%) Logistics
14 17 (22.67%) Computer Science Degree
15 16 (21.33%) Finance
16 14 (18.67%) Security Operations Centre
17 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
18 12 (16.00%) CCSP
18 12 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
18 12 (16.00%) Risk Management
19 11 (14.67%) CSIRT
19 11 (14.67%) Cyber Kill Chain
19 11 (14.67%) Runbook
20 10 (13.33%) Customer Engagement

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 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) IaaS
1 5 (6.67%) PaaS
2 2 (2.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.00%) Firewall
2 10 (13.33%) SCCP
3 5 (6.67%) Network Security
4 2 (2.67%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (2.67%) Internet
4 2 (2.67%) IPsec
4 2 (2.67%) NetScaler
4 2 (2.67%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (2.67%) VPN
4 2 (2.67%) Wireless
5 1 (1.33%) WAN
General
1 16 (21.33%) Finance
2 9 (12.00%) Legal
3 6 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.67%) Banking
4 2 (2.67%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (37.33%) Analyst
2 19 (25.33%) Consultant
3 16 (21.33%) Senior Analyst
4 15 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 15 (20.00%) Security Consultant
5 12 (16.00%) Vulnerability Analyst
6 11 (14.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 11 (14.67%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
6 11 (14.67%) Senior Security Analyst
7 10 (13.33%) Security Manager
8 9 (12.00%) Incident Analyst
8 9 (12.00%) Security Incident Analyst
8 9 (12.00%) Senior Incident Analyst
9 8 (10.67%) Information Manager
9 8 (10.67%) Information Security Manager
10 6 (8.00%) Information Security Consultant
10 6 (8.00%) Senior Consultant
10 6 (8.00%) Senior Security Consultant
11 5 (6.67%) Information Assurance Manager
11 5 (6.67%) Security Assurance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (1.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.67%) Management Information System
2 14 (18.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 11 (14.67%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.33%) Linux
2 8 (10.67%) Windows
3 1 (1.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (72.00%) Information Security
2 42 (56.00%) Cybersecurity
3 26 (34.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 23 (30.67%) Security Operations
5 22 (29.33%) OWASP
6 20 (26.67%) SIEM
7 19 (25.33%) Computer Science
8 17 (22.67%) Logistics
9 12 (16.00%) Risk Management
10 11 (14.67%) Runbook
11 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (13.33%) Customer Engagement
11 10 (13.33%) Ethical Hacking
11 10 (13.33%) Incident Management
12 9 (12.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
12 9 (12.00%) Data Protection
12 9 (12.00%) Information Management
12 9 (12.00%) Regulatory Compliance
12 9 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (12.00%) Threat Intelligence
Qualifications
1 72 (96.00%) CISSP
2 36 (48.00%) CISA
3 30 (40.00%) Degree
4 26 (34.67%) CRISC
5 22 (29.33%) SANS
6 21 (28.00%) OSCP
7 20 (26.67%) CEH
8 17 (22.67%) Computer Science Degree
9 12 (16.00%) CCSP
9 12 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (12.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 9 (12.00%) CREST Certified
11 8 (10.67%) SSCP
12 6 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
12 6 (8.00%) Security Cleared
13 1 (1.33%) CompTIA Security+
13 1 (1.33%) GCED
13 1 (1.33%) GCIA
13 1 (1.33%) Master's Degree
13 1 (1.33%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (41.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (12.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (8.00%) GDPR
4 5 (6.67%) COBIT
5 2 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (1.33%) NIST 800
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (14.67%) CSIRT
2 7 (9.33%) Nessus
3 1 (1.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.00%) Qualys
2 9 (12.00%) Symantec
3 7 (9.33%) Rapid7
4 6 (8.00%) Cisco
5 2 (2.67%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.67%) Citrix
5 2 (2.67%) F5
5 2 (2.67%) McAfee
5 2 (2.67%) Palo Alto
5 2 (2.67%) Sophos
5 2 (2.67%) Trend Micro
5 2 (2.67%) Zscaler
6 1 (1.33%) IBM
6 1 (1.33%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.33%) Splunk