Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 137 109
Rank change year-on-year -4 -28 +57
Permanent jobs citing CISM 62 51 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.57% 1.33% 2.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.96% 5.14% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 43 24 72
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -25.00% +20.00%
10th Percentile £37,449 £31,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,400 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £58,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -14.53% +17.00%

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 1,251 992 1,390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 31.69% 25.79% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 686 741 944
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.85% -3.53% -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £23,075
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - -

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 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for CISM in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 62 (100.00%) CISSP
2 53 (85.48%) Information Security
2 53 (85.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 39 (62.90%) PCI DSS
4 33 (53.23%) ITIL
5 29 (46.77%) Data Centre
6 27 (43.55%) Data Protection
6 27 (43.55%) Cyber Essentials
7 25 (40.32%) Risk Management
8 23 (37.10%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 22 (35.48%) Management Information System
10 20 (32.26%) CISA
10 20 (32.26%) Service Delivery
10 20 (32.26%) SC Cleared
10 20 (32.26%) Security Cleared
10 20 (32.26%) SIEM
11 18 (29.03%) GDPR
12 16 (25.81%) Data Security
13 14 (22.58%) Penetration Testing
14 13 (20.97%) Cryptography
15 12 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
15 12 (19.35%) Security Management
16 11 (17.74%) Change Management
16 11 (17.74%) CESG
16 11 (17.74%) IT Governance
16 11 (17.74%) Problem-Solving
17 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
17 10 (16.13%) Mobile Device Management
17 10 (16.13%) Business Continuity
17 10 (16.13%) Freedom of Information

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 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (11.29%) assyst
2 6 (9.68%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.68%) Office 365
3 4 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) DNS
2 2 (3.23%) Network Security
3 1 (1.61%) DHCP
3 1 (1.61%) Firewall
3 1 (1.61%) VoIP
General
1 6 (9.68%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Legal
2 4 (6.45%) Retail
3 2 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 22 (35.48%) Information Manager
2 22 (35.48%) Information Security Manager
3 15 (24.19%) Security Officer
4 14 (22.58%) Compliance Manager
4 14 (22.58%) Information Security Compliance Manager
4 14 (22.58%) Security Compliance Manager
5 13 (20.97%) Information Officer
5 13 (20.97%) Information Security Officer
6 7 (11.29%) Compliance Officer
6 7 (11.29%) Information Security Compliance Officer
6 7 (11.29%) Security Compliance Officer
7 6 (9.68%) Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) Compliance Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) Information Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) Information Security Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) IT Manager
7 6 (9.68%) IT Security Manager
7 6 (9.68%) Security Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) Security Compliance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 29 (46.77%) Data Centre
2 22 (35.48%) Management Information System
3 11 (17.74%) CESG
4 10 (16.13%) Freedom of Information
5 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (9.68%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (8.06%) BYOD
7 5 (8.06%) Cyberthreat
7 5 (8.06%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (6.45%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (3.23%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) Linux
2 4 (6.45%) Unix
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (85.48%) Information Security
2 33 (53.23%) ITIL
3 27 (43.55%) Data Protection
4 25 (40.32%) Risk Management
5 20 (32.26%) Service Delivery
5 20 (32.26%) SIEM
6 16 (25.81%) Data Security
7 14 (22.58%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (20.97%) Cryptography
9 12 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (19.35%) Security Management
10 11 (17.74%) Change Management
10 11 (17.74%) IT Governance
10 11 (17.74%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (16.13%) Business Continuity
11 10 (16.13%) Information Security Management
11 10 (16.13%) Mobile Device Management
12 9 (14.52%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (14.52%) OWASP
12 9 (14.52%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 62 (100.00%) CISSP
2 20 (32.26%) CISA
2 20 (32.26%) SC Cleared
2 20 (32.26%) Security Cleared
3 9 (14.52%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (8.06%) CESG Certified Professional
4 5 (8.06%) Degree
5 4 (6.45%) CRISC
5 4 (6.45%) CSSLP
5 4 (6.45%) SANS
6 1 (1.61%) CCNA
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.61%) CREST Certified
6 1 (1.61%) ISEB
6 1 (1.61%) MCSE
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (85.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 39 (62.90%) PCI DSS
3 27 (43.55%) Cyber Essentials
4 23 (37.10%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 18 (29.03%) GDPR
6 9 (14.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 6 (9.68%) QA
8 5 (8.06%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 4 (6.45%) GCP
9 4 (6.45%) HIPAA
10 2 (3.23%) ISO 14001
10 2 (3.23%) ISO 9001
11 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (1.61%) NIST 800
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) Veracode
3 2 (3.23%) Capita
4 1 (1.61%) Dell
4 1 (1.61%) HP
4 1 (1.61%) VMware