Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 139 163 111
Rank change year-on-year +24 -52 +35
Permanent jobs citing CISM 50 27 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.53% 0.73% 2.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.96% 2.85% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 40 14 41
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +16.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £63,750 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £53,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.48% +12.63% -5.00%

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 1,008 946 1,154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 30.80% 25.73% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 567 603 759
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% +5.00% -3.03%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £24,550
90th Percentile £77,200 £66,200 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.13% - -2.44%

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 21 February 2019.

Salary histogram for CISM in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for CISM.

1 50 (100.00%) CISSP
2 35 (70.00%) Information Security
3 33 (66.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 32 (64.00%) PCI DSS
5 25 (50.00%) ITIL
6 22 (44.00%) SIEM
7 20 (40.00%) SC Cleared
7 20 (40.00%) Security Cleared
8 15 (30.00%) Data Centre
9 13 (26.00%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (26.00%) Service Delivery
9 13 (26.00%) Cyber Essentials
10 12 (24.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 12 (24.00%) Data Protection
11 11 (22.00%) GDPR
12 10 (20.00%) CRISC
12 10 (20.00%) Incident Management
12 10 (20.00%) Security Management
13 9 (18.00%) Information Security Management
13 9 (18.00%) DNS
14 8 (16.00%) Windows
14 8 (16.00%) Risk Management
14 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
15 7 (14.00%) Time Management
15 7 (14.00%) VMware
15 7 (14.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (14.00%) Spring
15 7 (14.00%) CISMP
15 7 (14.00%) Retail

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 7 (14.00%) Apache
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) DNS
2 7 (14.00%) DHCP
2 7 (14.00%) VoIP
3 4 (8.00%) Firewall
4 2 (4.00%) Network Security
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.00%) VPN
General
1 7 (14.00%) Retail
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 23 (46.00%) Information Manager
3 22 (44.00%) Information Security Manager
4 13 (26.00%) Compliance Manager
4 13 (26.00%) Information Security Compliance Manager
4 13 (26.00%) Security Compliance Manager
5 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Security Officer
7 3 (6.00%) Head of Information
7 3 (6.00%) Head of Information Security
7 3 (6.00%) Head of Security
7 3 (6.00%) IT Security Officer
7 3 (6.00%) SOC Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Information Risk Manager
8 2 (4.00%) IT Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Risk Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.00%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (4.00%) Cyberattack
6 1 (2.00%) Cybercrime
6 1 (2.00%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (2.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
2 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (70.00%) Information Security
2 25 (50.00%) ITIL
3 22 (44.00%) SIEM
4 13 (26.00%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (26.00%) Service Delivery
5 12 (24.00%) Data Protection
6 10 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 10 (20.00%) Security Management
7 9 (18.00%) Information Security Management
8 8 (16.00%) Risk Management
9 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 7 (14.00%) Project Management
9 7 (14.00%) Time Management
10 6 (12.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 5 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
12 4 (8.00%) ISMS
12 4 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
12 4 (8.00%) Security Operations
13 3 (6.00%) Service Management
13 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 50 (100.00%) CISSP
2 20 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 20 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (20.00%) CRISC
4 7 (14.00%) CCNA
4 7 (14.00%) CEH
4 7 (14.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (14.00%) CISMP
4 7 (14.00%) MCSE
4 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (14.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (10.00%) CISA
6 3 (6.00%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (4.00%) Degree
7 2 (4.00%) GIAC
7 2 (4.00%) IISP
7 2 (4.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 2 (4.00%) PCI QSA
8 1 (2.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 1 (2.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (66.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (64.00%) PCI DSS
3 13 (26.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 12 (24.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 11 (22.00%) GDPR
6 6 (12.00%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (2.00%) COBIT
7 1 (2.00%) COSO
7 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (2.00%) JSP 440
7 1 (2.00%) NIST 800
7 1 (2.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Dell
1 7 (14.00%) HP
1 7 (14.00%) VMware
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.00%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.00%) IBM