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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 91 110
Rank change year-on-year -16 +19  
Permanent jobs citing CISM 26 49 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.34% 2.09% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.27% 7.46% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 12
Median salary £32,500 £60,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.83% +45.45%  
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £55,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year +2.27% +7.31%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 493 657 663
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 25.49% 28.09% 32.97%
Number of salaries quoted 377 428 523
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing CISM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CISM in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 56 (100.00%) CISSP
2 42 (75.00%) ITIL
3 39 (69.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 38 (67.86%) Information Security
5 34 (60.71%) CISA
6 25 (44.64%) PCI DSS
6 25 (44.64%) Data Centre
7 24 (42.86%) Data Security
7 24 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
7 24 (42.86%) Finance
8 23 (41.07%) SIEM
9 17 (30.36%) Risk Management
10 16 (28.57%) Service Management
11 15 (26.79%) Cybersecurity
11 15 (26.79%) Management Information System
12 14 (25.00%) Service Delivery
12 14 (25.00%) ITIL V3
12 14 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (25.00%) Data Protection
12 14 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 14 (25.00%) SC Cleared
12 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
12 14 (25.00%) Security Operations
13 13 (23.21%) Continuous Improvement Process
13 13 (23.21%) Security Monitoring
13 13 (23.21%) Cyber Essentials
13 13 (23.21%) Problem Management
13 13 (23.21%) Incident Management
13 13 (23.21%) IT Governance
13 13 (23.21%) assyst

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 4 (7.14%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 13 (23.21%) assyst
1 13 (23.21%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) Firewall
2 4 (7.14%) Network Security
2 4 (7.14%) Skype
2 4 (7.14%) Wireshark
3 3 (5.36%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Burp Suite
1 4 (7.14%) Fiddler
General
1 24 (42.86%) Finance
2 11 (19.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (48.21%) Security Officer
2 23 (41.07%) Compliance Officer
2 23 (41.07%) Security Compliance Officer
3 16 (28.57%) Information Officer
3 16 (28.57%) Information Security Officer
4 14 (25.00%) Analyst
4 14 (25.00%) Security Analyst
5 12 (21.43%) Information Security Compliance Officer
6 8 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
6 8 (14.29%) Security Operations Analyst
7 6 (10.71%) Information Manager
7 6 (10.71%) Information Security Manager
7 6 (10.71%) Security Manager
8 4 (7.14%) Security Operations Specialist
8 4 (7.14%) Security Specialist
9 3 (5.36%) IT Security Officer
9 3 (5.36%) Risk Officer
10 2 (3.57%) Compliance Manager
10 2 (3.57%) Consultant
10 2 (3.57%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 25 (44.64%) Data Centre
2 15 (26.79%) Management Information System
3 13 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (23.21%) Freedom of Information
4 10 (17.86%) Cyber Attack
5 5 (8.93%) CESG
5 5 (8.93%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.79%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 1 (1.79%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Unix
3 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (75.00%) ITIL
2 38 (67.86%) Information Security
3 24 (42.86%) Data Security
4 23 (41.07%) SIEM
5 17 (30.36%) Risk Management
6 16 (28.57%) Service Management
7 15 (26.79%) Cybersecurity
8 14 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (25.00%) Data Protection
8 14 (25.00%) ITIL V3
8 14 (25.00%) Security Operations
8 14 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 13 (23.21%) Continuous Improvement Process
9 13 (23.21%) Cryptography
9 13 (23.21%) Incident Management
9 13 (23.21%) IT Governance
9 13 (23.21%) Problem Management
9 13 (23.21%) Security Monitoring
10 9 (16.07%) Digital Forensics
10 9 (16.07%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 56 (100.00%) CISSP
2 34 (60.71%) CISA
3 24 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 9 (16.07%) CEH
5 9 (16.07%) GIAC
6 5 (8.93%) OSCP
7 4 (7.14%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 4 (7.14%) SANS
8 3 (5.36%) CCNA
8 3 (5.36%) CCNP
8 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (5.36%) CISMP
8 3 (5.36%) Degree
8 3 (5.36%) GCIA
8 3 (5.36%) GCIH
8 3 (5.36%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (3.57%) PCI QSA
10 1 (1.79%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (69.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (44.64%) PCI DSS
3 14 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 13 (23.21%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (7.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 4 (7.14%) QA
6 2 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (1.79%) GDPR
7 1 (1.79%) ISO 14001
7 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (16.07%) QRadar
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) IBM
2 1 (1.79%) Computacenter
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