Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 208 217
Rank change year-on-year +12 +9 +53
Permanent jobs citing CISM 164 116 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.47% 1.13% 1.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.02% 5.07% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 144 106 116
City of London median annual salary £83,750 £67,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.07% - -3.57%
10th Percentile £50,000 £49,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £122,500 £100,625 £100,750
Central London median annual salary £82,500 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% - -3.57%

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 2,335 2,286 2,676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.92% 22.25% 23.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2,017 2,038 2,373
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £31,556
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - -

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 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for CISM in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for CISM.

1 163 (99.39%) CISSP
2 123 (75.00%) Information Security
3 94 (57.32%) Cybersecurity
4 75 (45.73%) CISA
5 60 (36.59%) Finance
6 52 (31.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 47 (28.66%) Risk Management
8 45 (27.44%) Firewall
9 43 (26.22%) CRISC
10 41 (25.00%) SIEM
11 40 (24.39%) Penetration Testing
12 39 (23.78%) GDPR
13 38 (23.17%) Windows
14 37 (22.56%) Linux
15 34 (20.73%) Data Loss Prevention
16 33 (20.12%) Data Privacy
16 33 (20.12%) Legal
17 29 (17.68%) Open Source
18 27 (16.46%) Stakeholder Management
18 27 (16.46%) TCP/IP
19 25 (15.24%) Threat Detection
20 24 (14.63%) Remediation Plan
20 24 (14.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
21 23 (14.02%) MiFID
21 23 (14.02%) Snort
21 23 (14.02%) Data Encryption
21 23 (14.02%) Elastic Stack
21 23 (14.02%) OSSEC
22 21 (12.80%) Security Architecture
22 21 (12.80%) Banking

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 1 (0.61%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (2.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.22%) PaaS
2 1 (0.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (27.44%) Firewall
2 27 (16.46%) TCP/IP
3 12 (7.32%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (4.88%) Internet
5 6 (3.66%) LAN
5 6 (3.66%) Network Security
5 6 (3.66%) WAN
6 5 (3.05%) VPN
7 3 (1.83%) VoIP
8 2 (1.22%) Cisco Firepower
9 1 (0.61%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Metasploit
General
1 60 (36.59%) Finance
2 33 (20.12%) Legal
3 21 (12.80%) Banking
4 10 (6.10%) Financial Institution
4 10 (6.10%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.44%) Games
6 3 (1.83%) Advertising
6 3 (1.83%) Retail
7 2 (1.22%) Law
8 1 (0.61%) Military
8 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (20.73%) Security Manager
2 32 (19.51%) Security Officer
3 28 (17.07%) Analyst
4 23 (14.02%) Security Analyst
5 17 (10.37%) Information Security Officer
6 16 (9.76%) Information Manager
7 15 (9.15%) Information Officer
8 14 (8.54%) Risk Manager
9 13 (7.93%) IT Manager
9 13 (7.93%) IT Risk Manager
10 12 (7.32%) Information Security Manager
10 12 (7.32%) IT Director
11 11 (6.71%) Architect
11 11 (6.71%) Information Analyst
11 11 (6.71%) Information Security Analyst
11 11 (6.71%) Security Architect
12 10 (6.10%) Consultant
13 8 (4.88%) Cybersecurity Analyst
14 7 (4.27%) IT Infrastructure Manager
14 7 (4.27%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.02%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (1.22%) Middleware
3 1 (0.61%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.93%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.27%) Fintech
4 6 (3.66%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 5 (3.05%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (3.05%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.44%) Cyberattack
6 4 (2.44%) Cybercrime
7 3 (1.83%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.83%) Analytical Mindset
7 3 (1.83%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.83%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.22%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.22%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.61%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (23.17%) Windows
2 37 (22.56%) Linux
3 10 (6.10%) Unix
4 6 (3.66%) AIX
4 6 (3.66%) CentOS
4 6 (3.66%) HPUX
4 6 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (3.66%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (3.66%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.22%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (75.00%) Information Security
2 94 (57.32%) Cybersecurity
3 47 (28.66%) Risk Management
4 41 (25.00%) SIEM
5 40 (24.39%) Penetration Testing
6 34 (20.73%) Data Loss Prevention
7 33 (20.12%) Data Privacy
8 29 (17.68%) Open Source
9 27 (16.46%) Stakeholder Management
10 25 (15.24%) Threat Detection
11 24 (14.63%) Remediation Plan
11 24 (14.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 23 (14.02%) Data Encryption
13 21 (12.80%) Security Architecture
14 19 (11.59%) Threat Intelligence
15 14 (8.54%) Data Protection
16 12 (7.32%) ITIL
17 11 (6.71%) Matrix Organization
17 11 (6.71%) Supplier Management
18 10 (6.10%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 163 (99.39%) CISSP
2 75 (45.73%) CISA
3 43 (26.22%) CRISC
4 20 (12.20%) GIAC
5 19 (11.59%) Degree
6 16 (9.76%) CEH
7 13 (7.93%) SANS
8 11 (6.71%) CGEIT
9 4 (2.44%) CISMP
10 3 (1.83%) CESG Certified Professional
10 3 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.83%) CREST Certified
11 2 (1.22%) CCNA
11 2 (1.22%) CCNP
11 2 (1.22%) MCSA
11 2 (1.22%) MCSE
11 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.22%) SSCP
11 2 (1.22%) TOGAF Certification
12 1 (0.61%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (31.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 39 (23.78%) GDPR
3 23 (14.02%) MiFID
4 8 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 7 (4.27%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (3.66%) COBIT
6 6 (3.66%) PCI DSS
7 3 (1.83%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (1.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (1.22%) ISO 9001
8 2 (1.22%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.61%) FINRA
9 1 (0.61%) HIPAA
System Software
1 23 (14.02%) Snort
2 3 (1.83%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (14.02%) OSSEC
2 4 (2.44%) CASB
3 1 (0.61%) Nessus
3 1 (0.61%) QRadar
3 1 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (4.88%) Intel
2 6 (3.66%) Red Hat
2 6 (3.66%) Sun
3 4 (2.44%) Cisco
3 4 (2.44%) Symantec
4 3 (1.83%) Splunk
4 3 (1.83%) VMware
5 2 (1.22%) McAfee
5 2 (1.22%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.61%) Apple
6 1 (0.61%) CyberArk