Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 228 270 293
Rank change year-on-year +42 +23 +23
Permanent jobs citing CISM 91 81 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.97% 0.68% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.36% 2.23% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 40 54 59
East of England median annual salary £76,250 £59,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.62% +13.81% -12.50%
10th Percentile £43,625 £40,000 £34,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £75,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 East of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East of England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,705 3,625 3,520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.90% 30.66% 28.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,874 2,893 2,754
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,700
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.97% +0.46%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing CISM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for CISM in the East of England

CISM
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for CISM in the East of England

CISM
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISM in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for CISM in the East of England

CISM
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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
Hertfordshire +31 51 £77,500 +19.23% 5
Cambridgeshire +47 32 £77,500 +55.00% 5
Suffolk - 5 £70,000 -
Bedfordshire -20 3 £57,500 -6.12%
CISM
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 East of England region with a requirement for CISM.

1 89 (97.80%) CISSP
2 54 (59.34%) Information Security
3 49 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 43 (47.25%) ITIL
5 42 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
6 36 (39.56%) CISA
7 35 (38.46%) SaaS
8 34 (37.36%) Amazon AWS
9 33 (36.26%) SSCP
10 32 (35.16%) SANS
10 32 (35.16%) Security Operations
11 30 (32.97%) PCI DSS
12 25 (27.47%) Microsoft Azure
12 25 (27.47%) Unix
12 25 (27.47%) Windows
12 25 (27.47%) Security Operations Centre
13 24 (26.37%) SIEM
13 24 (26.37%) CEH
14 22 (24.18%) Linux
14 22 (24.18%) Cisco Certification
15 21 (23.08%) Risk Management
16 20 (21.98%) Publishing
16 20 (21.98%) OWASP
16 20 (21.98%) GDPR
16 20 (21.98%) ISO 22301
17 19 (20.88%) Node.js
17 19 (20.88%) IaaS
17 19 (20.88%) (ISC)2 CCSP
17 19 (20.88%) WordPress
17 19 (20.88%) MongoDB

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 19 (20.88%) ExpressionEngine
1 19 (20.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 35 (38.46%) SaaS
2 34 (37.36%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (27.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (20.88%) IaaS
5 5 (5.49%) Office 365
6 1 (1.10%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.88%) Internet
2 6 (6.59%) Network Security
3 5 (5.49%) Firewall
4 2 (2.20%) VPN
4 2 (2.20%) Wireless
5 1 (1.10%) DKIM
5 1 (1.10%) DMARC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Metasploit
General
1 20 (21.98%) Publishing
2 16 (17.58%) Finance
3 9 (9.89%) Retail
4 6 (6.59%) Legal
4 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.10%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (56.04%) Security Manager
2 26 (28.57%) Information Manager
2 26 (28.57%) Information Security Manager
3 19 (20.88%) Incident Manager
3 19 (20.88%) Security Incident Manager
4 12 (13.19%) Consultant
5 9 (9.89%) Security Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Security Consultant
7 6 (6.59%) Architect
7 6 (6.59%) Security Architect
7 6 (6.59%) Security Solutions Architect
7 6 (6.59%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.49%) Engineering Manager
8 5 (5.49%) Supplier Manager
8 5 (5.49%) Vulnerability Management Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Analyst
10 3 (3.30%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 3 (3.30%) Information Security Consultant
10 3 (3.30%) Security Analyst
11 2 (2.20%) Cybersecurity Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.88%) Node.js
2 1 (1.10%) .NET
2 1 (1.10%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.47%) Security Operations Centre
2 19 (20.88%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.40%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.40%) Life Science
5 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.10%) PKI
6 1 (1.10%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (27.47%) Unix
1 25 (27.47%) Windows
2 22 (24.18%) Linux
3 5 (5.49%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (59.34%) Information Security
2 43 (47.25%) ITIL
3 42 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
4 32 (35.16%) Security Operations
5 24 (26.37%) SIEM
6 21 (23.08%) Risk Management
7 20 (21.98%) OWASP
8 19 (20.88%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (20.88%) Problem Management
8 19 (20.88%) Workflow
9 17 (18.68%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (18.68%) Patch Management
10 16 (17.58%) Cryptography
11 15 (16.48%) Incident Management
12 14 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
12 14 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
13 12 (13.19%) Business Continuity
13 12 (13.19%) Security Architecture
14 11 (12.09%) DevOps
15 10 (10.99%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.49%) Go
1 5 (5.49%) Perl
1 5 (5.49%) PHP
1 5 (5.49%) Python
1 5 (5.49%) Ruby
2 3 (3.30%) C
3 1 (1.10%) Java
Qualifications
1 89 (97.80%) CISSP
2 36 (39.56%) CISA
3 33 (36.26%) SSCP
4 32 (35.16%) SANS
5 24 (26.37%) CEH
6 22 (24.18%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (20.88%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 19 (20.88%) CCSP
8 14 (15.38%) CRISC
8 14 (15.38%) GIAC
9 11 (12.09%) CompTIA Security+
10 10 (10.99%) CSSLP
11 5 (5.49%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 4 (4.40%) CGEIT
12 4 (4.40%) MBA
13 3 (3.30%) CCNA
13 3 (3.30%) Degree
14 2 (2.20%) CCNP
15 1 (1.10%) CISMP
15 1 (1.10%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (32.97%) PCI DSS
3 20 (21.98%) GDPR
3 20 (21.98%) ISO 22301
4 10 (10.99%) COBIT
5 5 (5.49%) HIPAA
5 5 (5.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (4.40%) GxP
7 3 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (1.10%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (1.10%) Government Security Classifications
8 1 (1.10%) NIST 800
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) Nessus
1 5 (5.49%) Nmap
2 4 (4.40%) RSA Archer
3 1 (1.10%) CASB
3 1 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (17.58%) LogRhythm
2 8 (8.79%) Sophos
3 6 (6.59%) Symantec
4 5 (5.49%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.49%) Netsparker
4 5 (5.49%) Qualys
5 4 (4.40%) ServiceNow
5 4 (4.40%) Splunk
6 3 (3.30%) Forcepoint
7 1 (1.10%) Apple