Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 203 204 251
Rank change year-on-year +1 +47 +95
Permanent jobs citing CISM 132 126 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.26% 1.20% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.74% 5.20% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 127 107 134
City of London median annual salary £77,500 £67,500 £71,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.81% -4.93% +18.33%
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £46,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £102,500 £110,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% - +12.50%

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 the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,298 2,424 3,505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.95% 23.05% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2,056 2,164 3,063
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £56,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.77% +2.73% +6.80%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £100,000 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing CISM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for CISM in the City of London

CISM
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISM in the City of London.

Salary trend for CISM in the City of London

CISM
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISM in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for CISM in the City of London

CISM
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the City of London region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge +7 2 £50,000 -56.52%
CISM
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 City of London region with a requirement for CISM.

1 127 (96.21%) CISSP
2 105 (79.55%) Information Security
3 91 (68.94%) Finance
4 73 (55.30%) CISA
5 67 (50.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 53 (40.15%) Cybersecurity
7 34 (25.76%) ISMS
8 31 (23.48%) SIEM
9 30 (22.73%) CRISC
10 29 (21.97%) Security Architecture
11 27 (20.45%) Firewall
12 26 (19.70%) Degree
13 24 (18.18%) Security Management
14 22 (16.67%) Management Information System
14 22 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
14 22 (16.67%) COBIT
14 22 (16.67%) Data Protection
15 21 (15.91%) Vulnerability Management
15 21 (15.91%) GDPR
16 20 (15.15%) Intrusion Detection
16 20 (15.15%) Information Security Management
16 20 (15.15%) ITIL
17 19 (14.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 18 (13.64%) CEH
18 18 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
18 18 (13.64%) Risk Management
19 17 (12.88%) Project Management
20 16 (12.12%) Security Operations
21 15 (11.36%) Internal Audit
21 15 (11.36%) Data Security

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (4.55%) SAS
2 3 (2.27%) IIS
3 1 (0.76%) Apache
3 1 (0.76%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.52%) IaaS
3 2 (1.52%) PaaS
3 2 (1.52%) SaaS
4 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 27 (20.45%) Firewall
2 20 (15.15%) Intrusion Detection
3 12 (9.09%) Network Security
4 4 (3.03%) Internet
5 1 (0.76%) DNS
5 1 (0.76%) Intranet
5 1 (0.76%) LAN
5 1 (0.76%) VoIP
5 1 (0.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.79%) MySQL
2 2 (1.52%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.76%) Big Data
3 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.52%) AppScan
1 2 (1.52%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
General
1 91 (68.94%) Finance
2 13 (9.85%) Banking
3 9 (6.82%) Law
3 9 (6.82%) Legal
4 3 (2.27%) International Banking
4 3 (2.27%) Retail
4 3 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.52%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (26.52%) Analyst
2 34 (25.76%) Security Manager
3 32 (24.24%) Security Analyst
4 19 (14.39%) Information Analyst
4 19 (14.39%) Information Security Analyst
5 18 (13.64%) Information Manager
6 17 (12.88%) Information Security Manager
7 13 (9.85%) Security Officer
8 12 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
8 12 (9.09%) Risk Manager
9 11 (8.33%) Head of Security
9 11 (8.33%) IT Manager
10 10 (7.58%) Governance Manager
10 10 (7.58%) Information Risk Manager
11 9 (6.82%) CISSP Manager
11 9 (6.82%) Information Security Risk Manager
11 9 (6.82%) IT Analyst
11 9 (6.82%) IT Security Analyst
11 9 (6.82%) IT Security Manager
12 8 (6.06%) Information Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.06%) .NET
2 2 (1.52%) J2EE
3 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.76%) CSS
3 1 (0.76%) HTML
3 1 (0.76%) JSP
3 1 (0.76%) LDAP
3 1 (0.76%) OAuth
3 1 (0.76%) OAuth2
3 1 (0.76%) SAML
3 1 (0.76%) Web Services
3 1 (0.76%) XML
3 1 (0.76%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 13 (9.85%) Fintech
3 8 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.30%) CESG
4 7 (5.30%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.79%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.52%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.52%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.52%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.76%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.76%) PMI
8 1 (0.76%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.06%) Windows
2 7 (5.30%) Android
2 7 (5.30%) Apple iOS
2 7 (5.30%) Unix
3 4 (3.03%) Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (79.55%) Information Security
2 53 (40.15%) Cybersecurity
3 34 (25.76%) ISMS
4 31 (23.48%) SIEM
5 29 (21.97%) Security Architecture
6 24 (18.18%) Security Management
7 22 (16.67%) Data Protection
7 22 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
8 21 (15.91%) Vulnerability Management
9 20 (15.15%) Information Security Management
9 20 (15.15%) ITIL
10 19 (14.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 18 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (13.64%) Risk Management
12 17 (12.88%) Project Management
13 16 (12.12%) Security Operations
14 15 (11.36%) Data Security
14 15 (11.36%) Internal Audit
15 13 (9.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 11 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.58%) Java
2 4 (3.03%) C
2 4 (3.03%) PHP
2 4 (3.03%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.27%) C#
3 3 (2.27%) C++
3 3 (2.27%) Python
4 2 (1.52%) Perl
5 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.76%) Go
5 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.76%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.76%) Ruby
5 1 (0.76%) SQL
5 1 (0.76%) VB
5 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 127 (96.21%) CISSP
2 73 (55.30%) CISA
3 30 (22.73%) CRISC
4 26 (19.70%) Degree
5 18 (13.64%) CEH
6 14 (10.61%) GIAC
7 8 (6.06%) SANS
8 7 (5.30%) GCIH
9 6 (4.55%) CLAS
9 6 (4.55%) SC Cleared
9 6 (4.55%) Security Cleared
10 5 (3.79%) CCIE
10 5 (3.79%) CCIE Security
10 5 (3.79%) CCNA
10 5 (3.79%) CCSA
10 5 (3.79%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (3.79%) JNCIA
11 4 (3.03%) CompTIA Security+
11 4 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
12 3 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (50.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (16.67%) COBIT
3 21 (15.91%) GDPR
4 11 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 10 (7.58%) PCI DSS
6 6 (4.55%) SAS 70
7 4 (3.03%) COSO
7 4 (3.03%) MiFID
8 2 (1.52%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.76%) BS7799
9 1 (0.76%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.76%) ISO 31000
9 1 (0.76%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (3.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (4.55%) Nessus
2 4 (3.03%) CSIRT
3 1 (0.76%) Ansible
3 1 (0.76%) Core Impact
3 1 (0.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (7.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.03%) Cisco
2 4 (3.03%) ServiceNow
2 4 (3.03%) Splunk
3 3 (2.27%) Qualys
4 2 (1.52%) Apple
4 2 (1.52%) CyberArk
4 2 (1.52%) IBM
5 1 (0.76%) Google
5 1 (0.76%) Interwoven
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle
5 1 (0.76%) Xamarin