Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 109 143
Rank change year-on-year -48 +34 +22
Permanent jobs citing CISM 27 89 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.73% 2.13% 1.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.87% 7.73% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 41 50
Birmingham median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -6.25% -4.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £38,625
90th Percentile £63,750 £77,500 £73,875
West Midlands median annual salary £53,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 940 1,151 1,046
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 25.56% 27.52% 25.92%
Number of salaries quoted 599 759 801
Birmingham median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -12.09%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,550 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year - -0.62% +0.63%

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 2018.

Salary histogram for CISM in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 25 (92.59%) Information Security
2 22 (81.48%) CISSP
3 19 (70.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (44.44%) PCI DSS
5 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 8 (29.63%) CISA
6 8 (29.63%) Risk Management
6 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
6 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
6 8 (29.63%) SIEM
7 7 (25.93%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (22.22%) Security Operations
8 6 (22.22%) GDPR
8 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
9 5 (18.52%) Capita
9 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
9 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
9 5 (18.52%) ITIL
9 5 (18.52%) Unix
9 5 (18.52%) Windows
9 5 (18.52%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (18.52%) Internal Audit
9 5 (18.52%) Cyberattack
9 5 (18.52%) Data Privacy
10 4 (14.81%) Network Security
10 4 (14.81%) Data Protection
10 4 (14.81%) Compliance Audit
10 4 (14.81%) IRCA
10 4 (14.81%) Firewall
10 4 (14.81%) Project 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Firewall
1 4 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (14.81%) Network Security
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (14.81%) Legal
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Security Manager
2 12 (44.44%) Information Manager
3 9 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Auditor
4 4 (14.81%) Information Security Auditor
4 4 (14.81%) IT Auditor
4 4 (14.81%) IT Security Auditor
4 4 (14.81%) Security Auditor
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Information Assurance Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Security Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Security Operations Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Compliance Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Information Security Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Security Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Security Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
1 1 (3.70%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 5 (18.52%) Cyberattack
3 5 (18.52%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (11.11%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (7.41%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.70%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Unix
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Information Security
2 8 (29.63%) Risk Management
2 8 (29.63%) SIEM
3 7 (25.93%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (22.22%) Security Operations
5 5 (18.52%) Data Privacy
5 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
5 5 (18.52%) Internal Audit
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL
5 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
6 4 (14.81%) Compliance Audit
6 4 (14.81%) Data Protection
6 4 (14.81%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Project Management
6 4 (14.81%) Security Management
7 3 (11.11%) ITIL V3
7 3 (11.11%) Line Management
7 3 (11.11%) Regulatory Compliance
7 3 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
7 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C
2 1 (3.70%) C#
2 1 (3.70%) C++
2 1 (3.70%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (81.48%) CISSP
2 8 (29.63%) CISA
2 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
2 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) IRCA
4 3 (11.11%) GCIA
4 3 (11.11%) GCIH
4 3 (11.11%) GIAC
4 3 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (11.11%) SANS
5 2 (7.41%) CCNA
5 2 (7.41%) CCNP
5 2 (7.41%) CEH
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (7.41%) Degree
5 2 (7.41%) PCI QSA
6 1 (3.70%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (3.70%) CRISC
6 1 (3.70%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (70.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (44.44%) PCI DSS
3 6 (22.22%) GDPR
4 4 (14.81%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (14.81%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (11.11%) ISO 22301
6 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (7.41%) NIST 800
7 1 (3.70%) COBIT
7 1 (3.70%) GPG13
7 1 (3.70%) PMO
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) QRadar
2 2 (7.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Capita
2 3 (11.11%) IBM
3 2 (7.41%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) CyberArk
4 1 (3.70%) NetIQ