Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 122 115
Rank change year-on-year -25 -7 +51
Permanent jobs citing CISM 47 66 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.24% 1.75% 1.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.23% 6.95% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 33 36 60
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -18.18% +29.41%
10th Percentile £43,250 £31,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £73,875
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -13.64% +22.22%

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 1,110 950 1,251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 29.24% 25.26% 27.73%
Number of salaries quoted 609 662 882
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.76% -6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £24,364
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,950 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -3.61% +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 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for CISM in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 45 (95.74%) CISSP
2 40 (85.11%) Information Security
3 39 (82.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (61.70%) PCI DSS
5 17 (36.17%) ITIL
5 17 (36.17%) Management Information System
5 17 (36.17%) SIEM
6 16 (34.04%) SC Cleared
6 16 (34.04%) Security Cleared
6 16 (34.04%) Data Centre
6 16 (34.04%) Service Delivery
6 16 (34.04%) Cyber Essentials
6 16 (34.04%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 14 (29.79%) Risk Management
8 13 (27.66%) CISA
9 12 (25.53%) Data Protection
10 11 (23.40%) Cybersecurity
11 10 (21.28%) OWASP
12 8 (17.02%) Data Security
12 8 (17.02%) Penetration Testing
12 8 (17.02%) CESG
13 7 (14.89%) Cryptography
13 7 (14.89%) Freedom of Information
13 7 (14.89%) Security Management
13 7 (14.89%) Change Management
13 7 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (14.89%) GDPR
14 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (12.77%) Line Management
15 5 (10.64%) Mobile Device 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:

Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) assyst
1 3 (6.38%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.51%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Firewall
1 1 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Legal
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (51.06%) Security Manager
2 18 (38.30%) Information Manager
2 18 (38.30%) Information Security Manager
3 14 (29.79%) Compliance Manager
3 14 (29.79%) Security Compliance Manager
4 13 (27.66%) Information Security Compliance Manager
5 9 (19.15%) Security Officer
6 8 (17.02%) Information Officer
6 8 (17.02%) Information Security Officer
7 4 (8.51%) Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Compliance Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Information Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Information Security Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Security Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Security Compliance Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Compliance Officer
8 3 (6.38%) Information Security Compliance Officer
8 3 (6.38%) IT Manager
8 3 (6.38%) IT Security Manager
8 3 (6.38%) Security Compliance Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Management Information System
2 16 (34.04%) Data Centre
3 8 (17.02%) CESG
4 7 (14.89%) Freedom of Information
5 5 (10.64%) BYOD
5 5 (10.64%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (6.38%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (4.26%) Cybercrime
7 2 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.13%) Cyberattack
8 1 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Linux
1 5 (10.64%) Unix
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (85.11%) Information Security
2 17 (36.17%) ITIL
2 17 (36.17%) SIEM
3 16 (34.04%) Service Delivery
4 14 (29.79%) Risk Management
5 12 (25.53%) Data Protection
6 11 (23.40%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (21.28%) OWASP
8 8 (17.02%) Data Security
8 8 (17.02%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (14.89%) Change Management
9 7 (14.89%) Cryptography
9 7 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (14.89%) Security Management
10 6 (12.77%) Line Management
10 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (10.64%) Information Assurance
11 5 (10.64%) Matrix Organization
11 5 (10.64%) SDLC
11 5 (10.64%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) C
1 1 (2.13%) C#
1 1 (2.13%) C++
1 1 (2.13%) Java
1 1 (2.13%) PHP
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (95.74%) CISSP
2 16 (34.04%) SC Cleared
2 16 (34.04%) Security Cleared
3 13 (27.66%) CISA
4 5 (10.64%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (8.51%) CSSLP
5 4 (8.51%) SANS
6 3 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (4.26%) Degree
7 2 (4.26%) IRCA
8 1 (2.13%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (2.13%) CREST Certified
8 1 (2.13%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (82.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (61.70%) PCI DSS
3 16 (34.04%) Cyber Essentials
3 16 (34.04%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 7 (14.89%) GDPR
5 5 (10.64%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 4 (8.51%) GCP
6 4 (8.51%) HIPAA
7 3 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (6.38%) QA
8 2 (4.26%) ISO 14001
8 2 (4.26%) ISO 9001
8 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (2.13%) COBIT
9 1 (2.13%) GPG13
9 1 (2.13%) NIST 800
9 1 (2.13%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Veracode
2 3 (6.38%) Capita
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco
3 1 (2.13%) VMware