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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
London / City of London
Rank 162 221 231
Rank change year-on-year +59 +10  
Permanent jobs citing CISM 64 52 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.28% 0.73% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.13% 2.93% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 63 49 67
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £91,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £56,380 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Academic & Professional Certification
City of London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1248 1776 2646
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 24.93% 25.02% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1140 1586 2221
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,001 £36,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing CISM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CISM in the City of London

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 127 (96.95%) CISSP
2 100 (76.34%) Information Security
3 71 (54.20%) CISA
4 63 (48.09%) Cybersecurity
5 43 (32.82%) Data Protection
6 42 (32.06%) Finance
7 41 (31.30%) Risk Management
8 40 (30.53%) SIEM
9 39 (29.77%) Management Information System
10 38 (29.01%) Legal
11 37 (28.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 32 (24.43%) Firewall
12 32 (24.43%) Degree
13 26 (19.85%) Banking
14 22 (16.79%) Penetration Testing
14 22 (16.79%) Kalman Filter
14 22 (16.79%) Security Operations
15 21 (16.03%) Computer Science
16 20 (15.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 19 (14.50%) Intrusion Detection
17 19 (14.50%) SANS
18 18 (13.74%) Identity Access Management
18 18 (13.74%) Windows
18 18 (13.74%) Data Protection Act
19 17 (12.98%) Security Monitoring
20 16 (12.21%) Stakeholder Management
21 15 (11.45%) Unix
21 15 (11.45%) Security Testing
22 14 (10.69%) Computer Security
22 14 (10.69%) Linux

CISM
Top Related 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 3 (2.29%) JBoss
1 3 (2.29%) WebLogic
1 3 (2.29%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.53%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 3 (2.29%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.58%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.82%) Office 365
3 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.53%) SaaS
5 1 (0.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (24.43%) Firewall
2 19 (14.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 11 (8.40%) Network Security
4 8 (6.11%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.82%) HTTP
5 5 (3.82%) VPN
6 4 (3.05%) Internet
6 4 (3.05%) LDAP
7 3 (2.29%) Wireless
7 3 (2.29%) Wireless Security
7 3 (2.29%) Wireshark
8 2 (1.53%) FTP
8 2 (1.53%) LAN
8 2 (1.53%) SAN
8 2 (1.53%) SMTP
8 2 (1.53%) SSH
8 2 (1.53%) WAN
9 1 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.05%) Big Data
2 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (4.58%) Burp Suite
2 4 (3.05%) AppScan
2 4 (3.05%) Metasploit
3 3 (2.29%) Paros
4 2 (1.53%) Subversion
General
1 42 (32.06%) Finance
2 38 (29.01%) Legal
3 26 (19.85%) Banking
4 5 (3.82%) Retail
5 3 (2.29%) Local Government
6 2 (1.53%) German Language
6 2 (1.53%) Law
6 2 (1.53%) Marketing
6 2 (1.53%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (32.82%) Security Manager
2 36 (27.48%) Analyst
3 28 (21.37%) Security Analyst
4 21 (16.03%) IT Analyst
4 21 (16.03%) IT Security Analyst
5 19 (14.50%) Information Security Manager
6 17 (12.98%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 17 (12.98%) Information Manager
7 14 (10.69%) Security Officer
8 13 (9.92%) Architect
8 13 (9.92%) Risk Manager
8 13 (9.92%) Security Architect
9 11 (8.40%) CISSP Manager
10 9 (6.87%) IT Security Officer
11 8 (6.11%) CISSP Analyst
11 8 (6.11%) Malware Analyst
11 8 (6.11%) Monitoring Analyst
12 7 (5.34%) Consultant
12 7 (5.34%) Cybersecurity Analyst
13 6 (4.58%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.05%) SailPoint
2 2 (1.53%) J2EE
2 2 (1.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 39 (29.77%) Management Information System
2 21 (16.03%) Computer Science
3 18 (13.74%) Data Protection Act
4 11 (8.40%) Cyber Attack
4 11 (8.40%) Security Operations Centre
5 8 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.29%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.53%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.53%) Fintech
8 1 (0.76%) CESG
8 1 (0.76%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.76%) Life Science
8 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.76%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.74%) Windows
2 15 (11.45%) Unix
3 14 (10.69%) Linux
4 3 (2.29%) CentOS
4 3 (2.29%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (76.34%) Information Security
2 63 (48.09%) Cybersecurity
3 43 (32.82%) Data Protection
4 41 (31.30%) Risk Management
5 40 (30.53%) SIEM
6 22 (16.79%) Kalman Filter
6 22 (16.79%) Penetration Testing
6 22 (16.79%) Security Operations
7 20 (15.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 18 (13.74%) Identity Access Management
9 17 (12.98%) Security Monitoring
10 16 (12.21%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (11.45%) Security Testing
12 14 (10.69%) Computer Security
13 13 (9.92%) Security Architecture
14 12 (9.16%) Vulnerability Management
15 11 (8.40%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (8.40%) Data Security
15 11 (8.40%) Incident Management
15 11 (8.40%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.87%) SQL
2 6 (4.58%) Java
3 4 (3.05%) Perl
3 4 (3.05%) Python
4 3 (2.29%) PHP
4 3 (2.29%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.53%) C
5 2 (1.53%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.76%) C#
6 1 (0.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 127 (96.95%) CISSP
2 71 (54.20%) CISA
3 32 (24.43%) Degree
4 19 (14.50%) SANS
5 13 (9.92%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (8.40%) CEH
6 11 (8.40%) GIAC
7 10 (7.63%) CRISC
7 10 (7.63%) GSEC
8 9 (6.87%) GCIA
8 9 (6.87%) GCIH
9 8 (6.11%) GCED
10 7 (5.34%) CCNA
11 6 (4.58%) Security Cleared
12 5 (3.82%) SC Cleared
13 4 (3.05%) CCIE
13 4 (3.05%) CESG Certified Professional
13 4 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (2.29%) CCNP
14 3 (2.29%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (28.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (9.92%) Cyber Essentials
3 11 (8.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (4.58%) PCI DSS
5 3 (2.29%) COBIT
5 3 (2.29%) GDPR
6 2 (1.53%) QA
7 1 (0.76%) BS25999
7 1 (0.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.76%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (6.11%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (4.58%) Nessus
3 4 (3.05%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 3 (2.29%) AirWatch
4 3 (2.29%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.29%) HP Fortify
4 3 (2.29%) SCCM
4 3 (2.29%) WebInspect
5 2 (1.53%) Nmap
Vendors
1 12 (9.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.05%) CyberArk
3 3 (2.29%) CheckPoint
3 3 (2.29%) HP
3 3 (2.29%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.29%) Sophos
3 3 (2.29%) VMware
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle
4 2 (1.53%) Qualys
4 2 (1.53%) Varonis
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco
5 1 (0.76%) IBM
5 1 (0.76%) Juniper
5 1 (0.76%) Palo Alto
5 1 (0.76%) Veracode
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Salary: 50,000 to 65,00 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Oncall
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £100,000k+ & comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
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The North Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
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