Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 100 158
Rank change year-on-year -62 +58 +7
Permanent jobs citing CISM 30 120 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.78% 2.53% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.99% 8.53% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 10 55 32
Birmingham median annual salary £61,250 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.36% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £39,475
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £68,975
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 1004 1407 1184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 26.06% 29.71% 29.93%
Number of salaries quoted 733 916 952
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -3.23%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £71,125
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CISM in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing CISM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for CISM.

1 27 (90.00%) CISSP
2 24 (80.00%) Information Security
3 14 (46.67%) Data Centre
4 13 (43.33%) SC Cleared
4 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
5 12 (40.00%) PCI DSS
5 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (36.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 10 (33.33%) SIEM
8 9 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (30.00%) ITIL
9 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
9 8 (26.67%) Risk Management
9 8 (26.67%) Incident Management
9 8 (26.67%) Cyber Attack
9 8 (26.67%) Security Operations
9 8 (26.67%) Data Protection
10 7 (23.33%) Digital Forensics
10 7 (23.33%) Problem Management
10 7 (23.33%) ITIL V3
10 7 (23.33%) QRadar
10 7 (23.33%) Security Monitoring
10 7 (23.33%) assyst
10 7 (23.33%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (23.33%) Freedom of Information
10 7 (23.33%) Retail
10 7 (23.33%) Service Management
10 7 (23.33%) IBM
11 6 (20.00%) Risk Assessment

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:

Business Applications
1 7 (23.33%) assyst
2 2 (6.67%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Network Security
2 3 (10.00%) Firewall
2 3 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (23.33%) Retail
2 4 (13.33%) Legal
3 3 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Information Manager
1 7 (23.33%) Security Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Consultant
2 5 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) IT Security Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 5 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Operations Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Security Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Security Operations Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Information Assurance Manager
4 3 (10.00%) IT Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) IT Security Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) IT Auditor
5 2 (6.67%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Security Officer
5 2 (6.67%) Security Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 8 (26.67%) Cyber Attack
5 7 (23.33%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Unix
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Information Security
2 10 (33.33%) SIEM
3 9 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (30.00%) ITIL
4 8 (26.67%) Data Protection
4 8 (26.67%) Incident Management
4 8 (26.67%) Risk Management
4 8 (26.67%) Security Operations
4 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
5 7 (23.33%) Digital Forensics
5 7 (23.33%) ITIL V3
5 7 (23.33%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (23.33%) Problem Management
5 7 (23.33%) Security Monitoring
5 7 (23.33%) Service Management
6 6 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (16.67%) Data Privacy
7 5 (16.67%) Information Assurance
7 5 (16.67%) Security Management
7 5 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) C
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (90.00%) CISSP
2 13 (43.33%) SC Cleared
2 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
3 5 (16.67%) CISA
4 3 (10.00%) GCIA
4 3 (10.00%) GCIH
4 3 (10.00%) GIAC
4 3 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (10.00%) SANS
5 2 (6.67%) CCNA
5 2 (6.67%) CCNP
5 2 (6.67%) CEH
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.67%) Degree
5 2 (6.67%) IRCA
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.33%) CRISC
6 1 (3.33%) Novell Certification
6 1 (3.33%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 11 (36.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (13.33%) GDPR
5 3 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (10.00%) ISO 22301
6 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (3.33%) NIST 800
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) QRadar
2 1 (3.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) IBM
2 2 (6.67%) Capita
3 1 (3.33%) CyberArk
3 1 (3.33%) NetIQ
3 1 (3.33%) VMware