Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 218 213
Rank change year-on-year +47 -5 +29
Permanent jobs citing CISM 100 55 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.42% 0.77% 1.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.40% 2.62% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 73 30 108
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £75,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.33% +30.43% -4.17%
10th Percentile £37,500 £57,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,500 £72,500
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 1,851 2,101 3,465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 26.26% 29.54% 33.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,392 1,528 2,699
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £49,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.16% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +13 40 £55,000 -26.67% 1
Reading +13 23 £80,000 +6.67% 1
Newbury -24 3 £52,500 -12.50%
Slough +5 1 £75,000 -13.04% 1
CISM
South East

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 100 (100.00%) CISSP
2 73 (73.00%) Information Security
3 47 (47.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 40 (40.00%) Risk Management
5 37 (37.00%) Cybersecurity
6 29 (29.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 27 (27.00%) SANS
8 26 (26.00%) CEH
9 23 (23.00%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (22.00%) Degree
10 22 (22.00%) OWASP
10 22 (22.00%) Cisco Certification
11 21 (21.00%) Business Continuity
12 20 (20.00%) CISA
13 19 (19.00%) IIS
13 19 (19.00%) WAN
13 19 (19.00%) Computer Science
13 19 (19.00%) IISP
13 19 (19.00%) Regulatory Compliance
13 19 (19.00%) Computer Science Degree
14 18 (18.00%) Vulnerability Management
14 18 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (18.00%) Risk Assessment
15 17 (17.00%) Firewall
16 16 (16.00%) SIEM
17 15 (15.00%) Business Continuity Management
17 15 (15.00%) GIAC
17 15 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
17 15 (15.00%) Security Operations
18 14 (14.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP

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 19 (19.00%) IIS
2 8 (8.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.00%) WAN
2 17 (17.00%) Firewall
3 14 (14.00%) SCCP
4 12 (12.00%) Network Security
5 8 (8.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (4.00%) LAN
6 4 (4.00%) VPN
7 1 (1.00%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.00%) MySQL
General
1 14 (14.00%) Finance
2 13 (13.00%) Legal
3 8 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (33.00%) Security Manager
2 30 (30.00%) Information Manager
2 30 (30.00%) Information Security Manager
3 17 (17.00%) Analyst
4 16 (16.00%) Consultant
5 13 (13.00%) Security Consultant
6 10 (10.00%) Architect
6 10 (10.00%) Security Architect
7 9 (9.00%) Vulnerability Analyst
8 8 (8.00%) Information Security Consultant
8 8 (8.00%) Security Analyst
8 8 (8.00%) SIEM Analyst
9 6 (6.00%) IT Manager
9 6 (6.00%) Security Officer
10 4 (4.00%) AWS Architect
10 4 (4.00%) Azure Architect
10 4 (4.00%) Cybersecurity Architect
10 4 (4.00%) Designer
10 4 (4.00%) Information Security Architect
10 4 (4.00%) Radar Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.00%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.00%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (19.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 8 (8.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 7 (7.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.00%) FreeBSD
1 8 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (73.00%) Information Security
2 40 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 37 (37.00%) Cybersecurity
4 29 (29.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 22 (22.00%) OWASP
6 21 (21.00%) Business Continuity
7 19 (19.00%) Regulatory Compliance
8 18 (18.00%) Risk Assessment
8 18 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (18.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 16 (16.00%) SIEM
10 15 (15.00%) Business Continuity Management
10 15 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (15.00%) Security Operations
11 14 (14.00%) Information Management
12 12 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
12 12 (12.00%) Strategic Planning
13 11 (11.00%) ITIL
13 11 (11.00%) SABSA
13 11 (11.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 100 (100.00%) CISSP
2 27 (27.00%) SANS
3 26 (26.00%) CEH
4 22 (22.00%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (22.00%) Degree
5 20 (20.00%) CISA
6 19 (19.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 19 (19.00%) IISP
7 15 (15.00%) GIAC
8 14 (14.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 14 (14.00%) CCSP
9 8 (8.00%) CCNA
9 8 (8.00%) CCSA
9 8 (8.00%) GCIH
9 8 (8.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
11 2 (2.00%) CRISC
11 2 (2.00%) EnCE
11 2 (2.00%) GCFA
11 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (47.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (9.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (6.00%) COBIT
3 6 (6.00%) GDPR
4 3 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 1 (1.00%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (1.00%) NIST 800
5 1 (1.00%) PSD2
Systems Management
1 8 (8.00%) Juniper STRM
1 8 (8.00%) Nessus
1 8 (8.00%) QRadar
1 8 (8.00%) RSA enVision
1 8 (8.00%) RSA Security Analytics
2 2 (2.00%) CASB
3 1 (1.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (13.00%) Qualys
1 13 (13.00%) Rapid7
2 10 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (9.00%) Cisco
4 8 (8.00%) IBM
4 8 (8.00%) Juniper
4 8 (8.00%) LogRhythm
4 8 (8.00%) Sun
5 3 (3.00%) Capita
5 3 (3.00%) CyberArk
6 2 (2.00%) BT
6 2 (2.00%) Huawei
6 2 (2.00%) NEC
6 2 (2.00%) Nokia
6 2 (2.00%) Trend Micro
7 1 (1.00%) NetIQ