Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 211 217 281
Rank change year-on-year +6 +64 +115
Permanent jobs citing CISM 114 139 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.13% 1.20% 0.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.10% 5.25% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 104 116 136
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.57% +12.00%
10th Percentile £49,250 £45,000 £45,625
90th Percentile £100,000 £98,125 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.05% -6.43% +7.69%

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 2237 2650 4118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.08% 22.79% 23.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1991 2348 3541
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £92,500 £83,750
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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CISM in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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.

1 108 (94.74%) CISSP
2 85 (74.56%) Information Security
3 72 (63.16%) Finance
4 67 (58.77%) CISA
5 50 (43.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 42 (36.84%) Firewall
7 36 (31.58%) ISMS
8 35 (30.70%) Data Protection
8 35 (30.70%) SIEM
9 31 (27.19%) CRISC
10 30 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
10 30 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
11 25 (21.93%) Security Management
11 25 (21.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 23 (20.18%) Degree
12 23 (20.18%) Information Security Management
13 20 (17.54%) Data Security
14 19 (16.67%) COBIT
14 19 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
14 19 (16.67%) Supplier Management
15 18 (15.79%) Vulnerability Management
15 18 (15.79%) ITIL
15 18 (15.79%) Compliance Audit
16 17 (14.91%) Security Architecture
17 16 (14.04%) Risk Management
17 16 (14.04%) Security Operations
17 16 (14.04%) GDPR
18 14 (12.28%) Internal Audit
18 14 (12.28%) CEH
19 13 (11.40%) Agile Software Development

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 5 (4.39%) SAS
2 4 (3.51%) IIS
3 2 (1.75%) Apache
4 1 (0.88%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.51%) IaaS
2 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.51%) SaaS
3 2 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.75%) PaaS
4 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (36.84%) Firewall
2 19 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 12 (10.53%) Network Security
4 3 (2.63%) VoIP
5 2 (1.75%) LDAP
6 1 (0.88%) DNS
6 1 (0.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.88%) Internet
6 1 (0.88%) Intranet
6 1 (0.88%) LAN
6 1 (0.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.51%) MySQL
2 2 (1.75%) Big Data
2 2 (1.75%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.88%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.63%) AppScan
2 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
General
1 72 (63.16%) Finance
2 12 (10.53%) Banking
3 3 (2.63%) International Banking
3 3 (2.63%) Private Banking
3 3 (2.63%) Retail
3 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.75%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.75%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (35.96%) Analyst
2 34 (29.82%) Security Analyst
3 26 (22.81%) Information Analyst
3 26 (22.81%) Information Security Analyst
4 23 (20.18%) Security Manager
5 18 (15.79%) Technical Analyst
5 18 (15.79%) Technical Security Analyst
6 10 (8.77%) IT Manager
7 9 (7.89%) IT Analyst
7 9 (7.89%) IT Security Manager
8 7 (6.14%) Architect
8 7 (6.14%) Consultant
8 7 (6.14%) Security Architect
8 7 (6.14%) Security Engineer
8 7 (6.14%) Senior Manager
9 6 (5.26%) CISSP Manager
9 6 (5.26%) IT Security Analyst
9 6 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (3.51%) Cybersecurity Manager
10 4 (3.51%) Senior IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.26%) .NET
2 3 (2.63%) J2EE
2 3 (2.63%) OAuth
3 2 (1.75%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.75%) CSS
3 2 (1.75%) HTML
3 2 (1.75%) JSP
3 2 (1.75%) OAuth2
3 2 (1.75%) SAML
3 2 (1.75%) XML
3 2 (1.75%) XSL
4 1 (0.88%) OpenID
4 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.65%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (4.39%) CESG
4 5 (4.39%) Fintech
5 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.63%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.75%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.75%) PKI
7 1 (0.88%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.88%) PMI
7 1 (0.88%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.88%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.26%) Android
1 6 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 5 (4.39%) Unix
2 5 (4.39%) Windows
3 2 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (74.56%) Information Security
2 36 (31.58%) ISMS
3 35 (30.70%) Data Protection
3 35 (30.70%) SIEM
4 30 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
4 30 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
5 25 (21.93%) Security Management
5 25 (21.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 23 (20.18%) Information Security Management
7 20 (17.54%) Data Security
8 19 (16.67%) Supplier Management
9 18 (15.79%) Compliance Audit
9 18 (15.79%) ITIL
9 18 (15.79%) Vulnerability Management
10 17 (14.91%) Security Architecture
11 16 (14.04%) Risk Management
11 16 (14.04%) Security Operations
12 14 (12.28%) Internal Audit
13 13 (11.40%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (11.40%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.77%) Java
2 5 (4.39%) C
2 5 (4.39%) C#
2 5 (4.39%) C++
3 3 (2.63%) Perl
3 3 (2.63%) Python
4 2 (1.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.75%) Objective-C
4 2 (1.75%) PHP
4 2 (1.75%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.75%) VB
4 2 (1.75%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 108 (94.74%) CISSP
2 67 (58.77%) CISA
3 31 (27.19%) CRISC
4 23 (20.18%) Degree
5 14 (12.28%) CEH
6 7 (6.14%) SANS
7 6 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (5.26%) GCIH
7 6 (5.26%) GIAC
8 5 (4.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (4.39%) SC Cleared
8 5 (4.39%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.63%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 3 (2.63%) ECIH
9 3 (2.63%) GCIA
9 3 (2.63%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (2.63%) Novell Certification
10 2 (1.75%) CCIE
10 2 (1.75%) CCSA
10 2 (1.75%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (43.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (16.67%) COBIT
3 16 (14.04%) GDPR
4 7 (6.14%) PCI DSS
5 6 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 5 (4.39%) SAS 70
7 2 (1.75%) HIPAA
7 2 (1.75%) SLA
8 1 (0.88%) COSO
8 1 (0.88%) GCP
8 1 (0.88%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.88%) ISO 31000
8 1 (0.88%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) CSIRT
2 2 (1.75%) Nessus
3 1 (0.88%) Ansible
3 1 (0.88%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (9.65%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.51%) Cisco
2 4 (3.51%) CyberArk
2 4 (3.51%) Splunk
3 3 (2.63%) Apple
3 3 (2.63%) IBM
3 3 (2.63%) Oracle
3 3 (2.63%) Qualys
4 2 (1.75%) ServiceNow
4 2 (1.75%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.88%) F5
5 1 (0.88%) Google
5 1 (0.88%) Palo Alto