Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 296 236 287
Rank change year-on-year -60 +51 +44
Permanent jobs citing CISM 71 119 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.57% 0.98% 0.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.11% 3.31% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 41 104 80
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% -1.45%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £84,250 £90,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +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 3,359 3,593 4,214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.16% 29.59% 29.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2,581 2,707 3,319
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,658
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.55% +3.68%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -39 36 £57,500 -11.54% 2
Cambridgeshire -20 11 £65,000 -23.53% 4
Bedfordshire +21 8 £77,500 +55.00%
Essex -11 7 £48,000 +11.63%
Suffolk - 7 £40,000 - 1
Norfolk +21 2 - - 5
CISM
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 68 (95.77%) CISSP
2 53 (74.65%) Information Security
3 32 (45.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (39.44%) Risk Management
5 25 (35.21%) CISA
6 23 (32.39%) SIEM
7 22 (30.99%) Penetration Testing
8 20 (28.17%) Information Security Management
8 20 (28.17%) Security Management
9 17 (23.94%) Security Architecture
10 16 (22.54%) Firewall
11 15 (21.13%) Vulnerability Management
11 15 (21.13%) Cybersecurity
12 14 (19.72%) Security Operations
12 14 (19.72%) Management Information System
13 13 (18.31%) ISMS
13 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (16.90%) GDPR
14 12 (16.90%) Data Protection
14 12 (16.90%) GIAC
14 12 (16.90%) Unix
15 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
15 11 (15.49%) CISMP
15 11 (15.49%) SC Cleared
15 11 (15.49%) Security Cleared
15 11 (15.49%) Cyberthreat
16 10 (14.08%) IT Audit
16 10 (14.08%) Network Security
16 10 (14.08%) Finance
17 9 (12.68%) Sophos

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 2 (2.82%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.23%) IaaS
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.82%) Office 365
3 2 (2.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.54%) Firewall
2 10 (14.08%) Network Security
3 2 (2.82%) SMS
3 2 (2.82%) VPN
4 1 (1.41%) DHCP
4 1 (1.41%) DNS
4 1 (1.41%) Internet
4 1 (1.41%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.41%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.41%) LAN
4 1 (1.41%) SAN
4 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.41%) VLAN
4 1 (1.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.23%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Metasploit
2 2 (2.82%) Burp Suite
General
1 10 (14.08%) Finance
2 8 (11.27%) Retail
3 5 (7.04%) Legal
4 1 (1.41%) Billing
4 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (25.35%) Security Manager
2 16 (22.54%) Information Manager
2 16 (22.54%) Information Security Manager
3 15 (21.13%) Security Engineer
4 14 (19.72%) Security Officer
5 11 (15.49%) Information Security Officer
6 10 (14.08%) Information Officer
7 6 (8.45%) Consultant
7 6 (8.45%) Head of Security
7 6 (8.45%) Security Consultant
7 6 (8.45%) Senior Manager
8 5 (7.04%) Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Compliance Manager
8 5 (7.04%) Information Security Consultant
8 5 (7.04%) Risk Manager
8 5 (7.04%) Technology Risk Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Head of Cybersecurity
9 3 (4.23%) Head of Information
9 3 (4.23%) Risk Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) .NET
1 1 (1.41%) ADSI
1 1 (1.41%) LDAP
1 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) Management Information System
2 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (15.49%) Cyberthreat
4 9 (12.68%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (7.04%) Cyberattack
6 2 (2.82%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.41%) Life Science
7 1 (1.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.90%) Unix
2 9 (12.68%) Windows
3 3 (4.23%) Kali Linux
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.41%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (74.65%) Information Security
2 28 (39.44%) Risk Management
3 23 (32.39%) SIEM
4 22 (30.99%) Penetration Testing
5 20 (28.17%) Information Security Management
5 20 (28.17%) Security Management
6 17 (23.94%) Security Architecture
7 15 (21.13%) Cybersecurity
7 15 (21.13%) Vulnerability Management
8 14 (19.72%) Security Operations
9 13 (18.31%) ISMS
10 12 (16.90%) Data Protection
11 10 (14.08%) IT Audit
12 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (9.86%) Incident Management
13 7 (9.86%) ITIL
13 7 (9.86%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (9.86%) Security Hardening
13 7 (9.86%) Service Delivery
13 7 (9.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.63%) Perl
1 4 (5.63%) Python
2 3 (4.23%) C
2 3 (4.23%) Java
3 2 (2.82%) C#
3 2 (2.82%) C++
3 2 (2.82%) Go
3 2 (2.82%) PHP
3 2 (2.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 68 (95.77%) CISSP
2 25 (35.21%) CISA
3 12 (16.90%) GIAC
4 11 (15.49%) CISMP
4 11 (15.49%) SC Cleared
4 11 (15.49%) Security Cleared
5 9 (12.68%) SSCP
6 8 (11.27%) CompTIA Security+
7 7 (9.86%) CSSLP
7 7 (9.86%) SANS
8 6 (8.45%) CEH
9 4 (5.63%) CRISC
10 3 (4.23%) CESG Certified Professional
10 3 (4.23%) GSLC
11 2 (2.82%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 2 (2.82%) Degree
11 2 (2.82%) IISP
12 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (1.41%) OSCE
12 1 (1.41%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (45.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (16.90%) GDPR
3 9 (12.68%) PCI DSS
4 6 (8.45%) COBIT
5 4 (5.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (4.23%) Government Security Classifications
6 3 (4.23%) HIPAA
6 3 (4.23%) QA
6 3 (4.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (1.41%) COSO
7 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (4.23%) Nessus
2 3 (4.23%) Nmap
Vendors
1 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.68%) Sophos
3 8 (11.27%) Symantec
4 4 (5.63%) Qualys
5 3 (4.23%) Capita
5 3 (4.23%) Netsparker
6 2 (2.82%) Cisco
6 2 (2.82%) Splunk
7 1 (1.41%) Forcepoint
7 1 (1.41%) Lumension
7 1 (1.41%) McAfee
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle
7 1 (1.41%) TOWER Software