Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 161 110
Rank change year-on-year +31 -51 +41
Permanent jobs citing CISM 67 38 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.79% 0.99% 2.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.43% 3.88% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 49 11 59
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £32,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +76.92% -45.83% +20.00%
10th Percentile £36,299 £31,250 £39,500
90th Percentile £62,750 £65,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £57,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.00% -9.09% +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 1,235 979 1,441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 32.91% 25.39% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 700 734 942
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -6.59%
10th Percentile £24,838 £25,825 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,545 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.52% +1.36% -

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 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for CISM in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 67 (100.00%) CISSP
2 57 (85.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 56 (83.58%) Information Security
4 44 (65.67%) ITIL
5 40 (59.70%) PCI DSS
6 39 (58.21%) Data Centre
7 32 (47.76%) Data Protection
7 32 (47.76%) Risk Management
8 31 (46.27%) Cyber Essentials
9 27 (40.30%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 25 (37.31%) GDPR
10 25 (37.31%) SIEM
11 23 (34.33%) SC Cleared
11 23 (34.33%) Security Cleared
12 22 (32.84%) Service Delivery
13 20 (29.85%) CISA
14 18 (26.87%) Management Information System
14 18 (26.87%) Penetration Testing
15 17 (25.37%) IT Governance
16 16 (23.88%) Business Continuity
17 15 (22.39%) Cryptography
17 15 (22.39%) Microsoft Azure
18 14 (20.90%) Mobile Device Management
18 14 (20.90%) Data Security
19 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
20 12 (17.91%) ISO/IEC 20000
20 12 (17.91%) Cybersecurity
20 12 (17.91%) Office 365
20 12 (17.91%) DNS
20 12 (17.91%) SharePoint

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 (17.91%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.48%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (13.43%) assyst
2 7 (10.45%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 15 (22.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (17.91%) Office 365
3 3 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.48%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.91%) DNS
2 4 (5.97%) Network Security
3 3 (4.48%) DHCP
3 3 (4.48%) VoIP
4 2 (2.99%) Firewall
5 1 (1.49%) VPN
General
1 5 (7.46%) Retail
2 4 (5.97%) Legal
3 1 (1.49%) Finance
3 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (50.75%) Security Manager
2 22 (32.84%) Information Manager
2 22 (32.84%) Information Security Manager
3 15 (22.39%) Compliance Manager
3 15 (22.39%) Information Security Compliance Manager
3 15 (22.39%) Security Compliance Manager
3 15 (22.39%) Security Officer
4 13 (19.40%) Information Officer
4 13 (19.40%) Information Security Officer
5 10 (14.93%) IT Manager
5 10 (14.93%) IT Security Manager
6 9 (13.43%) Compliance Officer
6 9 (13.43%) Information Security Compliance Officer
6 9 (13.43%) Security Compliance Officer
7 5 (7.46%) Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) Compliance Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) Information Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) Information Security Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) Security Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) Security Compliance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 39 (58.21%) Data Centre
2 18 (26.87%) Management Information System
3 12 (17.91%) CESG
4 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (16.42%) Freedom of Information
5 7 (10.45%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (7.46%) BYOD
6 5 (7.46%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (7.46%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (5.97%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (2.99%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) Windows
1 3 (4.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (83.58%) Information Security
2 44 (65.67%) ITIL
3 32 (47.76%) Data Protection
3 32 (47.76%) Risk Management
4 25 (37.31%) SIEM
5 22 (32.84%) Service Delivery
6 18 (26.87%) Penetration Testing
7 17 (25.37%) IT Governance
8 16 (23.88%) Business Continuity
9 15 (22.39%) Cryptography
10 14 (20.90%) Data Security
10 14 (20.90%) Mobile Device Management
11 12 (17.91%) Cybersecurity
11 12 (17.91%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (16.42%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (16.42%) ISMS
13 10 (14.93%) Change Management
13 10 (14.93%) IT Audit
13 10 (14.93%) Risk Assessment
13 10 (14.93%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 67 (100.00%) CISSP
2 23 (34.33%) SC Cleared
2 23 (34.33%) Security Cleared
3 20 (29.85%) CISA
4 12 (17.91%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (10.45%) Degree
6 5 (7.46%) CESG Certified Professional
6 5 (7.46%) CRISC
7 4 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (5.97%) MCSE
7 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (4.48%) CCNA
8 3 (4.48%) CSSLP
8 3 (4.48%) SANS
8 3 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.99%) CEH
10 1 (1.49%) CCDP
10 1 (1.49%) CISMP
10 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.49%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (85.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 40 (59.70%) PCI DSS
3 31 (46.27%) Cyber Essentials
4 27 (40.30%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 25 (37.31%) GDPR
6 12 (17.91%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 7 (10.45%) QA
8 5 (7.46%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 3 (4.48%) HIPAA
10 1 (1.49%) GPG13
10 1 (1.49%) ISO 14001
10 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
10 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.48%) Dell
2 3 (4.48%) HP
2 3 (4.48%) Veracode
2 3 (4.48%) VMware
3 1 (1.49%) Cisco