Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 252 277
Rank change year-on-year +81 +25 +68
Permanent jobs citing CISM 164 105 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.62% 0.87% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.58% 2.82% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 54 77 72
East of England median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.74% +15.00% -14.89%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,000 £36,950
90th Percentile £87,500 £78,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £64,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +1.56% -1.54% +8.33%

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 2,938 3,725 3,768
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.95% 30.94% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2,041 2,929 2,967
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +1.16%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +56 106 £76,250 +17.31% 2
Cambridgeshire +50 34 £65,000 +30.00% 8
Suffolk +20 22 £70,000 +9.38%
Bedfordshire -7 2 - -
CISM
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 160 (97.56%) CISSP
2 92 (56.10%) CISA
3 83 (50.61%) Information Security
4 76 (46.34%) Cybersecurity
5 73 (44.51%) GIAC
6 67 (40.85%) SSCP
7 65 (39.63%) Windows
7 65 (39.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 65 (39.63%) SANS
8 63 (38.41%) SIEM
9 61 (37.20%) Security Architecture
10 58 (35.37%) Unix
10 58 (35.37%) CompTIA Security+
11 57 (34.76%) CSSLP
12 51 (31.10%) Sophos
13 48 (29.27%) Symantec
13 48 (29.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 42 (25.61%) Finance
14 42 (25.61%) Security Operations
15 40 (24.39%) Security Operations Centre
16 39 (23.78%) Identity Access Management
16 39 (23.78%) Microsoft
17 38 (23.17%) Retail
18 37 (22.56%) ITIL
19 36 (21.95%) Linux
20 34 (20.73%) Application Performance Monitoring
20 34 (20.73%) Performance Monitoring
21 32 (19.51%) Vulnerability Management
22 31 (18.90%) Risk Management
23 30 (18.29%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 5 (3.05%) ExpressionEngine
1 5 (3.05%) WordPress
2 3 (1.83%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.83%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 28 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (12.80%) SaaS
3 15 (9.15%) Office 365
4 12 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (5.49%) Mimecast
6 8 (4.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.71%) LAN
1 11 (6.71%) WAN
2 9 (5.49%) DKIM
2 9 (5.49%) DMARC
3 7 (4.27%) Internet
4 6 (3.66%) Network Security
5 5 (3.05%) Firewall
6 3 (1.83%) VPN
6 3 (1.83%) Wireless
7 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.05%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.61%) GIS
Development Applications
1 12 (7.32%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.61%) Burp Suite
General
1 42 (25.61%) Finance
2 38 (23.17%) Retail
3 9 (5.49%) Legal
4 6 (3.66%) Publishing
5 3 (1.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (37.20%) Security Manager
2 36 (21.95%) Security Engineer
3 28 (17.07%) Engineering Manager
4 26 (15.85%) Information Manager
4 26 (15.85%) Information Security Manager
5 17 (10.37%) Architect
5 17 (10.37%) Security Architect
6 12 (7.32%) Analyst
6 12 (7.32%) Vulnerability Management Engineer
7 11 (6.71%) Security Officer
8 10 (6.10%) Information Officer
8 10 (6.10%) Information Security Officer
9 9 (5.49%) Consultant
10 8 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.88%) Security Consultant
11 7 (4.27%) Development Analyst
11 7 (4.27%) Software Analyst
11 7 (4.27%) Software Development Analyst
12 6 (3.66%) Security Solutions Architect
12 6 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.27%) .NET
2 5 (3.05%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 40 (24.39%) Security Operations Centre
2 29 (17.68%) Management Information System
3 12 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.49%) PKI
5 6 (3.66%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.83%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 65 (39.63%) Windows
2 58 (35.37%) Unix
3 36 (21.95%) Linux
4 12 (7.32%) Kali Linux
5 8 (4.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (50.61%) Information Security
2 76 (46.34%) Cybersecurity
3 65 (39.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 63 (38.41%) SIEM
5 61 (37.20%) Security Architecture
6 42 (25.61%) Security Operations
7 39 (23.78%) Identity Access Management
8 37 (22.56%) ITIL
9 34 (20.73%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 34 (20.73%) Performance Monitoring
10 32 (19.51%) Vulnerability Management
11 31 (18.90%) Risk Management
12 30 (18.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 29 (17.68%) Penetration Testing
14 24 (14.63%) Due Diligence
15 22 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
15 22 (13.41%) Problem-Solving
15 22 (13.41%) Use Case
16 18 (10.98%) DevOps
17 17 (10.37%) Data Loss Prevention
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.32%) Go
1 12 (7.32%) Perl
1 12 (7.32%) PHP
1 12 (7.32%) Python
1 12 (7.32%) Ruby
2 7 (4.27%) Java
3 4 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 160 (97.56%) CISSP
2 92 (56.10%) CISA
3 73 (44.51%) GIAC
4 67 (40.85%) SSCP
5 65 (39.63%) SANS
6 58 (35.37%) CompTIA Security+
7 57 (34.76%) CSSLP
8 29 (17.68%) CEH
9 17 (10.37%) CRISC
10 12 (7.32%) CREST Certified
11 9 (5.49%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (5.49%) Degree
12 6 (3.66%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 5 (3.05%) CCSP
14 4 (2.44%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
15 3 (1.83%) CCNA
15 3 (1.83%) CCNP
15 3 (1.83%) IISP
16 1 (0.61%) CISMP
16 1 (0.61%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (29.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (14.63%) GDPR
2 24 (14.63%) PCI DSS
3 17 (10.37%) ISO 22301
4 16 (9.76%) COBIT
5 9 (5.49%) HIPAA
6 8 (4.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (1.83%) QA
8 2 (1.22%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.61%) Government Security Classifications
9 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 3 (1.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (7.32%) Nessus
1 12 (7.32%) Nmap
2 1 (0.61%) CASB
2 1 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 51 (31.10%) Sophos
2 48 (29.27%) Symantec
3 39 (23.78%) Microsoft
4 16 (9.76%) LogRhythm
5 12 (7.32%) Forcepoint
5 12 (7.32%) Netsparker
5 12 (7.32%) Qualys
6 4 (2.44%) Splunk
7 2 (1.22%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.61%) Cognizant