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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 201 217
Rank change year-on-year +40 +16  
Permanent jobs citing CISM 73 59 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.39% 0.94% 0.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.68% 4.05% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 67 53 84
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £40,082 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,800 £76,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +6.79%  

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 1286 1456 2520
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 24.56% 23.16% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1121 1291 2164
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CISM in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 130 (94.89%) CISSP
2 110 (80.29%) Information Security
3 92 (67.15%) CISA
4 58 (42.34%) SIEM
5 55 (40.15%) Finance
6 53 (38.69%) Firewall
7 52 (37.96%) Cybersecurity
8 51 (37.23%) Management Information System
9 50 (36.50%) Data Protection
10 41 (29.93%) Degree
10 41 (29.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 38 (27.74%) Risk Management
12 33 (24.09%) Intrusion Detection
13 32 (23.36%) Computer Science
14 31 (22.63%) Security Operations
15 30 (21.90%) Kalman Filter
16 25 (18.25%) Windows
17 24 (17.52%) Legal
17 24 (17.52%) Security Management
18 23 (16.79%) Banking
18 23 (16.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 22 (16.06%) Data Protection Act
19 22 (16.06%) Network Security
19 22 (16.06%) Cyber Essentials
20 21 (15.33%) CEH
20 21 (15.33%) Stakeholder Management
21 19 (13.87%) Security Monitoring
22 18 (13.14%) Risk Assessment
22 18 (13.14%) Linux
22 18 (13.14%) Unix

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 2 (1.46%) IIS
2 1 (0.73%) Apache
2 1 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.57%) IaaS
1 9 (6.57%) SaaS
2 5 (3.65%) Office 365
3 3 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.19%) PaaS
4 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (38.69%) Firewall
2 33 (24.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 22 (16.06%) Network Security
4 14 (10.22%) TCP/IP
5 7 (5.11%) VPN
6 4 (2.92%) Internet
6 4 (2.92%) LAN
6 4 (2.92%) WAN
7 3 (2.19%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.19%) Wireless
7 3 (2.19%) Wireless Security
7 3 (2.19%) Wireshark
8 2 (1.46%) DNS
8 2 (1.46%) FTP
8 2 (1.46%) HTTP
8 2 (1.46%) LDAP
8 2 (1.46%) SMTP
8 2 (1.46%) SSH
8 2 (1.46%) VoIP
9 1 (0.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Burp Suite
1 4 (2.92%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.73%) AppScan
2 1 (0.73%) Paros
2 1 (0.73%) WebScarab
General
1 55 (40.15%) Finance
2 24 (17.52%) Legal
3 23 (16.79%) Banking
4 5 (3.65%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.92%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.19%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.73%) French Language
7 1 (0.73%) Law
7 1 (0.73%) Retail
7 1 (0.73%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (31.39%) Analyst
2 40 (29.20%) Security Manager
3 31 (22.63%) Security Analyst
4 22 (16.06%) IT Analyst
5 19 (13.87%) IT Security Analyst
6 15 (10.95%) CISSP Manager
7 14 (10.22%) Cybersecurity Manager
8 11 (8.03%) IT Manager
8 11 (8.03%) Security Engineer
8 11 (8.03%) Security Officer
9 10 (7.30%) Information Analyst
9 10 (7.30%) Information Security Analyst
10 9 (6.57%) Consultant
10 9 (6.57%) Information Security Manager
10 9 (6.57%) IT Security Manager
11 8 (5.84%) Malware Analyst
11 8 (5.84%) Monitoring Analyst
11 8 (5.84%) Risk Manager
11 8 (5.84%) Security Specialist
12 7 (5.11%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.73%) .NET
1 1 (0.73%) CGI
1 1 (0.73%) HTML
1 1 (0.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (37.23%) Management Information System
2 32 (23.36%) Computer Science
3 22 (16.06%) Data Protection Act
4 12 (8.76%) Security Operations Centre
5 9 (6.57%) Cyber Attack
6 8 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (4.38%) Fintech
8 3 (2.19%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.46%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.46%) NHS
10 1 (0.73%) CESG
10 1 (0.73%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (0.73%) Cyber Defence
10 1 (0.73%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 25 (18.25%) Windows
2 18 (13.14%) Linux
2 18 (13.14%) Unix
3 10 (7.30%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.38%) CentOS
4 6 (4.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.73%) Android
5 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.73%) FreeBSD
5 1 (0.73%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (80.29%) Information Security
2 58 (42.34%) SIEM
3 52 (37.96%) Cybersecurity
4 50 (36.50%) Data Protection
5 38 (27.74%) Risk Management
6 31 (22.63%) Security Operations
7 30 (21.90%) Kalman Filter
8 24 (17.52%) Security Management
9 23 (16.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 21 (15.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (13.87%) Security Monitoring
12 18 (13.14%) Risk Assessment
13 16 (11.68%) Information Security Management
14 15 (10.95%) Patch Management
14 15 (10.95%) Project Management
15 14 (10.22%) Incident Management
15 14 (10.22%) ISMS
16 13 (9.49%) Computer Security
16 13 (9.49%) Data Security
16 13 (9.49%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.30%) SQL
2 8 (5.84%) Perl
2 8 (5.84%) Python
3 6 (4.38%) PHP
3 6 (4.38%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.92%) C
5 2 (1.46%) C#
5 2 (1.46%) C++
5 2 (1.46%) Java
6 1 (0.73%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 130 (94.89%) CISSP
2 92 (67.15%) CISA
3 41 (29.93%) Degree
4 21 (15.33%) CEH
5 17 (12.41%) SANS
6 16 (11.68%) CRISC
7 10 (7.30%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (7.30%) GCIH
7 10 (7.30%) GSEC
8 9 (6.57%) Computer Science Degree
8 9 (6.57%) GCIA
9 8 (5.84%) GCED
10 7 (5.11%) CompTIA Security+
10 7 (5.11%) Security+ Certification
11 6 (4.38%) CCSP
11 6 (4.38%) GIAC
11 6 (4.38%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 6 (4.38%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
12 5 (3.65%) CCNA
13 4 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (29.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (16.06%) Cyber Essentials
3 13 (9.49%) GDPR
3 13 (9.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (5.84%) PCI DSS
5 5 (3.65%) COBIT
6 4 (2.92%) SLA
7 3 (2.19%) ISO 22301
7 3 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 2 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.73%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.73%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.73%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 9 (6.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (6.57%) Nessus
2 8 (5.84%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 6 (4.38%) SCCM
4 4 (2.92%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 3 (2.19%) AirWatch
5 3 (2.19%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.46%) Nmap
7 1 (0.73%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 11 (8.03%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.38%) CheckPoint
2 6 (4.38%) Cisco
2 6 (4.38%) Red Hat
3 5 (3.65%) Sophos
4 4 (2.92%) Qualys
5 3 (2.19%) Palo Alto
5 3 (2.19%) VMware
6 2 (1.46%) ArcSight
6 2 (1.46%) Citrix
6 2 (1.46%) CyberArk
6 2 (1.46%) LogRhythm
6 2 (1.46%) McAfee
6 2 (1.46%) Splunk
7 1 (0.73%) F5
7 1 (0.73%) IBM
7 1 (0.73%) Juniper
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle
7 1 (0.73%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.73%) Veracode
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago