Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 247 286 338
Rank change year-on-year +39 +52 +21
Permanent jobs citing CISM 105 80 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.87% 0.60% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.85% 2.14% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 78 68 44
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -11.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £41,000 £36,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £78,000 £80,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £64,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -1.54% +8.33% +9.09%

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 3686 3744 4712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 30.45% 28.25% 31.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2891 2957 3840
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% - +1.18%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +17 60 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Bedfordshire +39 13 £50,000 +42.86%
Norfolk +20 13 £44,925 +9.11% 1
Essex - 9 £52,500 -
Cambridgeshire -36 8 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Suffolk +9 1 £64,000 +66.23%
East Anglia - 1 £85,000 -
CISM
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for CISM.

1 102 (97.14%) CISSP
2 60 (57.14%) Information Security
3 56 (53.33%) CISA
4 47 (44.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 44 (41.90%) Windows
6 42 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
7 34 (32.38%) Penetration Testing
8 33 (31.43%) Data Protection
9 29 (27.62%) SSCP
10 28 (26.67%) SIEM
11 26 (24.76%) Data Loss Prevention
11 26 (24.76%) Finance
11 26 (24.76%) ITIL
12 25 (23.81%) Unix
12 25 (23.81%) Linux
12 25 (23.81%) Microsoft
13 23 (21.90%) SANS
14 22 (20.95%) Firewall
14 22 (20.95%) GDPR
15 18 (17.14%) Active Directory
15 18 (17.14%) Management Information System
15 18 (17.14%) GIAC
15 18 (17.14%) Security Operations
15 18 (17.14%) CSSLP
16 17 (16.19%) Windows Server
17 15 (14.29%) Risk Management
17 15 (14.29%) Security+ Certification
17 15 (14.29%) CompTIA Security+
17 15 (14.29%) Security Architecture
18 14 (13.33%) Data Protection Act

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 (0.95%) Apache
1 1 (0.95%) IIS
1 1 (0.95%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.76%) SaaS
3 3 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.86%) Mimecast
3 3 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.95%) Firewall
2 11 (10.48%) Network Security
3 7 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.71%) LAN
4 6 (5.71%) WAN
5 3 (2.86%) DKIM
5 3 (2.86%) DMARC
5 3 (2.86%) PPP
6 2 (1.90%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.95%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.95%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.95%) SAN
7 1 (0.95%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.95%) MySQL
2 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.95%) Subversion
General
1 26 (24.76%) Finance
2 10 (9.52%) Legal
2 10 (9.52%) Retail
3 4 (3.81%) Publishing
4 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.95%) Electronics
5 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (26.67%) Security Engineer
2 20 (19.05%) Analyst
3 18 (17.14%) Security Manager
4 16 (15.24%) Consultant
4 16 (15.24%) Security Analyst
5 14 (13.33%) Security Consultant
6 13 (12.38%) Information Analyst
6 13 (12.38%) Information Security Analyst
7 9 (8.57%) Information Manager
7 9 (8.57%) Information Security Manager
7 9 (8.57%) Information Security Specialist
7 9 (8.57%) Information Specialist
7 9 (8.57%) IT Engineer
7 9 (8.57%) IT Security Engineer
7 9 (8.57%) Security Specialist
8 8 (7.62%) IT Manager
8 8 (7.62%) IT Security Manager
8 8 (7.62%) Network Consultant
8 8 (7.62%) Network Security Consultant
9 7 (6.67%) SIEM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.86%) Web Services
2 1 (0.95%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.14%) Management Information System
2 14 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (7.62%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (5.71%) Mainframe
5 5 (4.76%) CESG
5 5 (4.76%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.81%) CESG CLAS
7 3 (2.86%) Cyber Attack
7 3 (2.86%) PKI
8 2 (1.90%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.90%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.95%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 44 (41.90%) Windows
2 25 (23.81%) Linux
2 25 (23.81%) Unix
3 17 (16.19%) Windows Server
4 10 (9.52%) Apple iOS
5 7 (6.67%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.86%) VMS
7 1 (0.95%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (57.14%) Information Security
2 42 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 34 (32.38%) Penetration Testing
4 33 (31.43%) Data Protection
5 28 (26.67%) SIEM
6 26 (24.76%) Data Loss Prevention
6 26 (24.76%) ITIL
7 18 (17.14%) Security Operations
8 15 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 15 (14.29%) Security Architecture
9 13 (12.38%) Business Continuity
9 13 (12.38%) Cryptography
10 11 (10.48%) Vulnerability Management
10 11 (10.48%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 10 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (7.62%) Analytics
12 8 (7.62%) Data Analytics
12 8 (7.62%) Risk Analysis
12 8 (7.62%) Security Auditing
12 8 (7.62%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.52%) Python
2 9 (8.57%) Perl
3 6 (5.71%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.86%) C
4 3 (2.86%) C#
4 3 (2.86%) C++
4 3 (2.86%) Java
5 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.95%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 102 (97.14%) CISSP
2 56 (53.33%) CISA
3 29 (27.62%) SSCP
4 23 (21.90%) SANS
5 18 (17.14%) CSSLP
5 18 (17.14%) GIAC
6 15 (14.29%) CompTIA Security+
6 15 (14.29%) Security+ Certification
7 11 (10.48%) CEH
8 8 (7.62%) CRISC
9 7 (6.67%) CESG Certified Professional
9 7 (6.67%) CGEIT
10 6 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (4.76%) Degree
12 4 (3.81%) CLAS
12 4 (3.81%) Security Cleared
13 3 (2.86%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 3 (2.86%) CCNA
13 3 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (1.90%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (44.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (20.95%) GDPR
3 8 (7.62%) COBIT
3 8 (7.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 7 (6.67%) PCI DSS
5 5 (4.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 5 (4.76%) ISO 22301
6 4 (3.81%) ISO 9001
7 2 (1.90%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 18 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.95%) VMware NSX
2 1 (0.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (7.62%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (3.81%) Ansible
2 4 (3.81%) Puppet
3 1 (0.95%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.95%) Cacti
3 1 (0.95%) Cisco CME
3 1 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.95%) Consul
3 1 (0.95%) Nagios
3 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.95%) Terraform
3 1 (0.95%) vRealize
Vendors
1 25 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.33%) Symantec
3 13 (12.38%) Sophos
4 10 (9.52%) Apple
4 10 (9.52%) Forcepoint
5 8 (7.62%) Cisco
5 8 (7.62%) Splunk
6 5 (4.76%) LogRhythm
7 4 (3.81%) CyberArk
8 3 (2.86%) Google
8 3 (2.86%) Oracle
9 2 (1.90%) Lumension
10 1 (0.95%) Avaya
10 1 (0.95%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.95%) Capita
10 1 (0.95%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.95%) McAfee
10 1 (0.95%) SAP
10 1 (0.95%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.95%) VMware