Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 169 108
Rank change year-on-year +40 -61 +42
Permanent jobs citing CISM 63 29 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.74% 0.75% 2.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.43% 2.90% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 47 8 56
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £61,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.12% +11.36% +10.00%
10th Percentile £35,349 £45,475 £37,500
90th Percentile £71,500 £65,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,161 1,001 1,405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 32.08% 26.02% 29.99%
Number of salaries quoted 675 734 918
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,900 £22,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for CISM in Birmingham

CISM
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for CISM in Birmingham

CISM
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISM in Birmingham over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for CISM in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for CISM.

1 63 (100.00%) CISSP
2 54 (85.71%) Information Security
2 54 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 44 (69.84%) ITIL
4 41 (65.08%) PCI DSS
5 36 (57.14%) Data Centre
6 28 (44.44%) Cyber Essentials
7 26 (41.27%) Data Protection
8 25 (39.68%) Risk Management
8 25 (39.68%) GDPR
9 24 (38.10%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 23 (36.51%) SC Cleared
10 23 (36.51%) Security Cleared
10 23 (36.51%) SIEM
11 19 (30.16%) Service Delivery
12 18 (28.57%) CISA
13 15 (23.81%) IT Governance
13 15 (23.81%) Penetration Testing
14 14 (22.22%) DNS
14 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
15 13 (20.63%) Business Continuity
15 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Azure
15 13 (20.63%) Office 365
16 12 (19.05%) ISMS
16 12 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
16 12 (19.05%) Data Security
16 12 (19.05%) SharePoint
17 11 (17.46%) Management Information System
17 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
18 10 (15.87%) Security Management

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.94%) Apache
Business Applications
1 7 (11.11%) assyst
2 5 (7.94%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (20.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.22%) DNS
2 5 (7.94%) DHCP
2 5 (7.94%) VoIP
3 4 (6.35%) Network Security
4 3 (4.76%) Firewall
5 1 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.59%) VPN
General
1 6 (9.52%) Retail
2 2 (3.17%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Legal
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (58.73%) Security Manager
2 26 (41.27%) Information Manager
2 26 (41.27%) Information Security Manager
3 15 (23.81%) Compliance Manager
3 15 (23.81%) Information Security Compliance Manager
3 15 (23.81%) Security Compliance Manager
4 10 (15.87%) IT Manager
4 10 (15.87%) IT Security Manager
4 10 (15.87%) Security Officer
5 8 (12.70%) Information Officer
5 8 (12.70%) Information Security Officer
6 7 (11.11%) Compliance Officer
6 7 (11.11%) Information Security Compliance Officer
6 7 (11.11%) Security Compliance Officer
7 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) CISSP Manager
9 3 (4.76%) Compliance Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Head of Security
9 3 (4.76%) Security Compliance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 36 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (17.46%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.94%) CESG
3 5 (7.94%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (7.94%) Freedom of Information
3 5 (7.94%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (6.35%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.17%) PKI
6 1 (1.59%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.59%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) Windows
1 5 (7.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (85.71%) Information Security
2 44 (69.84%) ITIL
3 26 (41.27%) Data Protection
4 25 (39.68%) Risk Management
5 23 (36.51%) SIEM
6 19 (30.16%) Service Delivery
7 15 (23.81%) IT Governance
7 15 (23.81%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (20.63%) Business Continuity
9 12 (19.05%) Data Security
9 12 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (19.05%) ISMS
10 10 (15.87%) Cryptography
10 10 (15.87%) Incident Management
10 10 (15.87%) Security Management
11 9 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (14.29%) Information Security Management
11 9 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
11 9 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 63 (100.00%) CISSP
2 23 (36.51%) SC Cleared
2 23 (36.51%) Security Cleared
3 18 (28.57%) CISA
4 10 (15.87%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (14.29%) CRISC
6 7 (11.11%) Degree
7 6 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (9.52%) MCSE
7 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (7.94%) CCNA
8 5 (7.94%) CEH
8 5 (7.94%) CISMP
8 5 (7.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.59%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.59%) ISACA
9 1 (1.59%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 1 (1.59%) PCI QSA
9 1 (1.59%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (65.08%) PCI DSS
3 28 (44.44%) Cyber Essentials
4 25 (39.68%) GDPR
5 24 (38.10%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 10 (15.87%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 5 (7.94%) QA
8 3 (4.76%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (1.59%) COBIT
9 1 (1.59%) COSO
9 1 (1.59%) GPG13
9 1 (1.59%) ISO 14001
9 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
9 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (1.59%) JSP 440
9 1 (1.59%) NIST 800
9 1 (1.59%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) Dell
2 5 (7.94%) HP
2 5 (7.94%) VMware
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco