Period
to 21 February 2018

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 21 February 2018 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 287 277 316
Rank change year-on-year -10 +39 +28
Permanent jobs citing CISM 78 83 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.62% 0.65% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.10% 2.32% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 50 72 67
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £56,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.61% +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,950 £38,900
90th Percentile £75,250 £85,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%

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 3,711 3,580 4,462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 29.70% 28.24% 30.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2,945 2,774 3,454
East of England median annual salary £46,902 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.40% +4.71% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 21 February 2018.

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 21 February 2018. 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 +3 45 £65,000 - 5
Bedfordshire +38 11 £62,500 +78.57% 2
Cambridgeshire -40 11 £57,500 -32.35% 6
Norfolk +26 7 £42,425 - 5
Essex -9 4 £45,500 +7.06% 1
CISM
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 East of England region with a requirement for CISM.

1 78 (100.00%) CISSP
2 51 (65.38%) Information Security
3 40 (51.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 36 (46.15%) CISA
5 32 (41.03%) Windows
5 32 (41.03%) Penetration Testing
6 31 (39.74%) SIEM
6 31 (39.74%) Cybersecurity
7 25 (32.05%) Unix
8 24 (30.77%) Firewall
9 23 (29.49%) SSCP
10 22 (28.21%) GDPR
11 21 (26.92%) Data Loss Prevention
11 21 (26.92%) SANS
11 21 (26.92%) Microsoft
12 20 (25.64%) Security Operations
13 19 (24.36%) Data Protection
14 18 (23.08%) Linux
15 17 (21.79%) GIAC
16 15 (19.23%) ITIL
16 15 (19.23%) CSSLP
16 15 (19.23%) CompTIA Security+
17 14 (17.95%) Symantec
17 14 (17.95%) Security Management
17 14 (17.95%) Information Security Management
18 13 (16.67%) Management Information System
18 13 (16.67%) Finance
18 13 (16.67%) Sophos
18 13 (16.67%) Network Security
19 11 (14.10%) Active Directory

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 1 (1.28%) Apache
1 1 (1.28%) IIS
1 1 (1.28%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) SaaS
2 3 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.85%) Mimecast
2 3 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (30.77%) Firewall
2 13 (16.67%) Network Security
3 3 (3.85%) DKIM
3 3 (3.85%) DMARC
3 3 (3.85%) PPP
4 2 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (2.56%) SAN
4 2 (2.56%) SMS
4 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.28%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.28%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.28%) LAN
5 1 (1.28%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (1.28%) VLAN
5 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.28%) MySQL
2 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 13 (16.67%) Finance
2 10 (12.82%) Legal
2 10 (12.82%) Retail
3 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.28%) Electronics
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (26.92%) Security Engineer
2 17 (21.79%) Security Manager
3 14 (17.95%) Consultant
3 14 (17.95%) Security Consultant
4 13 (16.67%) Information Manager
4 13 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
5 12 (15.38%) Analyst
6 9 (11.54%) Security Analyst
6 9 (11.54%) Security Officer
7 6 (7.69%) Information Analyst
7 6 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
7 6 (7.69%) Information Security Officer
7 6 (7.69%) Network Consultant
7 6 (7.69%) Network Security Consultant
8 5 (6.41%) Information Security Consultant
8 5 (6.41%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Senior Information Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Senior Information Security Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Senior Security Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) LAMP
1 1 (1.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 11 (14.10%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (6.41%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.41%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.85%) Cyberattack
6 3 (3.85%) PKI
7 1 (1.28%) CESG
7 1 (1.28%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.28%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 32 (41.03%) Windows
2 25 (32.05%) Unix
3 18 (23.08%) Linux
4 7 (8.97%) Windows Server
5 5 (6.41%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.85%) VMS
7 2 (2.56%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (65.38%) Information Security
2 32 (41.03%) Penetration Testing
3 31 (39.74%) Cybersecurity
3 31 (39.74%) SIEM
4 21 (26.92%) Data Loss Prevention
5 20 (25.64%) Security Operations
6 19 (24.36%) Data Protection
7 15 (19.23%) ITIL
8 14 (17.95%) Information Security Management
8 14 (17.95%) Security Management
9 11 (14.10%) Cryptography
9 11 (14.10%) Risk Management
9 11 (14.10%) Vulnerability Management
10 10 (12.82%) Threat Intelligence
11 9 (11.54%) Security Architecture
12 8 (10.26%) ISMS
13 7 (8.97%) Incident Management
14 6 (7.69%) Analytics
14 6 (7.69%) Data Analytics
14 6 (7.69%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.41%) Python
2 4 (5.13%) Perl
2 4 (5.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 78 (100.00%) CISSP
2 36 (46.15%) CISA
3 23 (29.49%) SSCP
4 21 (26.92%) SANS
5 17 (21.79%) GIAC
6 15 (19.23%) CompTIA Security+
6 15 (19.23%) CSSLP
7 9 (11.54%) CEH
7 9 (11.54%) CISMP
8 7 (8.97%) Security Cleared
9 6 (7.69%) SC Cleared
10 5 (6.41%) Degree
11 3 (3.85%) CCNA
11 3 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (1.28%) CCIE
12 1 (1.28%) CCNP
12 1 (1.28%) GSEC
12 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (51.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (28.21%) GDPR
3 10 (12.82%) PCI DSS
4 8 (10.26%) COBIT
5 5 (6.41%) Government Security Classifications
5 5 (6.41%) ISO 22301
6 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (1.28%) COSO
7 1 (1.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (14.10%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.28%) VMware NSX
2 1 (1.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (10.26%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.28%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.28%) Ansible
2 1 (1.28%) Cacti
2 1 (1.28%) Cisco CME
2 1 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.28%) Consul
2 1 (1.28%) Nagios
2 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.28%) Puppet
2 1 (1.28%) Terraform
2 1 (1.28%) vRealize
Vendors
1 21 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.95%) Symantec
3 13 (16.67%) Sophos
4 9 (11.54%) Cisco
5 6 (7.69%) Splunk
6 5 (6.41%) Apple
6 5 (6.41%) Forcepoint
6 5 (6.41%) LogRhythm
7 3 (3.85%) Capita
7 3 (3.85%) Oracle
8 2 (2.56%) CyberArk
8 2 (2.56%) Lumension
9 1 (1.28%) Avaya
9 1 (1.28%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.28%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.28%) McAfee
9 1 (1.28%) SAP
9 1 (1.28%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.28%) VMware