The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 285 320 506
Rank change year-on-year +35 +186  
Permanent jobs citing CISM 863 1000 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.08% 1.03% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.36% 3.71% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 660 827 396
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £43,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £87,500 £81,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.34% +4.54%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 19810 26924 27908
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 24.75% 27.61% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15723 21803 22089
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing CISM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CISM in England

CISM
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for CISM in England

CISM
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISM in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CISM in England

CISM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the England region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +78 510 £70,000 +7.69% 51
South East -24 89 £60,000 +4.34% 13
East of England +49 75 £46,250 -11.90% 3
West Midlands +10 54 £48,500 -11.81% 7
North West -30 43 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Yorkshire -5 34 £49,516 -9.97% 3
South West +9 33 £57,500 -4.16% 3
East Midlands -25 13 £51,500 -1.90% 1
North East - 12 £45,000 - 2
Midlands +14 3 £90,000 -
CISM
UK

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 England region with a requirement for CISM.

1 1678 (95.83%) CISSP
2 1296 (74.01%) Information Security
3 861 (49.17%) CISA
4 729 (41.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 598 (34.15%) Cybersecurity
6 580 (33.12%) Finance
7 497 (28.38%) Risk Management
8 420 (23.99%) PCI DSS
9 390 (22.27%) Degree
10 374 (21.36%) ITIL
11 361 (20.62%) Management Information System
12 355 (20.27%) Firewall
13 339 (19.36%) SIEM
14 294 (16.79%) Data Protection
15 274 (15.65%) Security Operations
16 265 (15.13%) Security Management
17 262 (14.96%) Vulnerability Management
18 226 (12.91%) Stakeholder Management
18 226 (12.91%) Windows
19 225 (12.85%) Penetration Testing
20 223 (12.74%) Linux
21 221 (12.62%) SANS
22 206 (11.76%) Security Cleared
23 203 (11.59%) Risk Assessment
23 203 (11.59%) Security Architecture
24 193 (11.02%) GIAC
25 190 (10.85%) CEH
26 186 (10.62%) Banking
27 174 (9.94%) Information Security Management
28 173 (9.88%) Legal

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 53 (3.03%) IIS
2 18 (1.03%) WebLogic
3 15 (0.86%) JBoss
4 14 (0.80%) Apache
5 13 (0.74%) WebSphere
6 12 (0.69%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.29%) Apache Spark
7 5 (0.29%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.23%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.17%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.11%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.11%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.057%) CMS
11 1 (0.057%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 30 (1.71%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.37%) MS Office
3 21 (1.20%) MS Project
4 13 (0.74%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.057%) SmartSuite
6 1 (0.057%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 31 (1.77%) Sentinel
2 28 (1.60%) Oracle Applications
3 14 (0.80%) assyst
3 14 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.51%) Temenos T24
5 5 (0.29%) SAP ERP
5 5 (0.29%) SAP HR
6 4 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.17%) Veritas eDiscovery
8 1 (0.057%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 50 (2.86%) Office 365
2 48 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (1.54%) SaaS
5 23 (1.31%) IaaS
6 22 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (0.57%) PaaS
7 10 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.17%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.17%) AWS CloudTrail
8 3 (0.17%) CloudFront
8 3 (0.17%) G Suite
8 3 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.17%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.057%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 355 (20.27%) Firewall
2 162 (9.25%) Network Security
3 140 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 138 (7.88%) TCP/IP
5 52 (2.97%) HTTP
6 49 (2.80%) LAN
7 44 (2.51%) WAN
8 42 (2.40%) Internet
9 37 (2.11%) VPN
10 23 (1.31%) HTTPS
10 23 (1.31%) Wireless
11 19 (1.09%) LDAP
12 17 (0.97%) DNS
12 17 (0.97%) SSL
13 14 (0.80%) Kerberos
13 14 (0.80%) Wireshark
14 13 (0.74%) SSH
15 12 (0.69%) MPLS
16 9 (0.51%) SMTP
17 8 (0.46%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (1.88%) Big Data
2 14 (0.80%) SQL Server
3 11 (0.63%) Relational Database
4 10 (0.57%) MongoDB
5 9 (0.51%) MySQL
6 7 (0.40%) Hadoop
7 6 (0.34%) GIS
8 5 (0.29%) ZAP BI
9 4 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.17%) Apache Hive
10 3 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.17%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.11%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.057%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.057%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.057%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (1.20%) Burp Suite
2 12 (0.69%) AppScan
3 11 (0.63%) Paros
4 8 (0.46%) Jenkins
5 7 (0.40%) Fiddler
6 4 (0.23%) Metasploit
7 3 (0.17%) Subversion
8 1 (0.057%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.057%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.057%) WebScarab
General
1 580 (33.12%) Finance
2 186 (10.62%) Banking
3 173 (9.88%) Legal
4 56 (3.20%) Retail
5 52 (2.97%) Telecoms
6 35 (2.00%) Marketing
7 32 (1.83%) Law
8 27 (1.54%) Spanish Language
9 26 (1.48%) Manufacturing
10 25 (1.43%) French Language
10 25 (1.43%) German Language
11 19 (1.09%) Italian Language
12 18 (1.03%) Dutch Language
13 17 (0.97%) Local Government
14 16 (0.91%) Games
15 15 (0.86%) Financial Institution
16 12 (0.69%) Investment Banking
17 7 (0.40%) Electronics
17 7 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
18 6 (0.34%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 429 (24.50%) Security Manager
2 403 (23.02%) Analyst
3 344 (19.65%) Security Analyst
4 203 (11.59%) Consultant
5 191 (10.91%) Information Manager
6 172 (9.82%) Information Security Manager
7 165 (9.42%) Security Consultant
8 135 (7.71%) Information Analyst
9 131 (7.48%) Information Security Analyst
10 128 (7.31%) Cybersecurity Manager
11 120 (6.85%) Security Officer
12 113 (6.45%) IT Analyst
13 108 (6.17%) Security Specialist
14 107 (6.11%) Architect
15 101 (5.77%) IT Manager
15 101 (5.77%) IT Security Analyst
15 101 (5.77%) Security Architect
16 97 (5.54%) Information Security Officer
16 97 (5.54%) Security Engineer
17 80 (4.57%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (2.68%) SailPoint
2 16 (0.91%) Web Services
3 14 (0.80%) Middleware
4 10 (0.57%) Node.js
4 10 (0.57%) SAML
5 9 (0.51%) AngularJS
5 9 (0.51%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (0.51%) XACML
6 8 (0.46%) .NET
6 8 (0.46%) 802.1X
6 8 (0.46%) RESTful
6 8 (0.46%) SPNEGO
7 7 (0.40%) boto
8 4 (0.23%) SPML
9 3 (0.17%) OAuth
9 3 (0.17%) REST
10 2 (0.11%) J2EE
10 2 (0.11%) XML
11 1 (0.057%) HTML
11 1 (0.057%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 361 (20.62%) Management Information System
2 149 (8.51%) Computer Science
3 148 (8.45%) Data Protection Act
4 96 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
5 81 (4.63%) Data Centre
6 77 (4.40%) Security Operations Centre
7 64 (3.66%) Cyber Attack
8 62 (3.54%) CESG
9 41 (2.34%) Cyberthreat
10 30 (1.71%) PKI
11 26 (1.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 25 (1.43%) Fintech
13 24 (1.37%) Mainframe
14 20 (1.14%) Cyber Defence
14 20 (1.14%) Driving Licence
15 17 (0.97%) CESG CLAS
16 15 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
16 15 (0.86%) Virtual Team
17 14 (0.80%) Freedom of Information
18 12 (0.69%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 226 (12.91%) Windows
2 223 (12.74%) Linux
3 103 (5.88%) Unix
4 61 (3.48%) Windows Server
5 33 (1.88%) Apple iOS
6 32 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (1.66%) Mac OS X
8 27 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (0.86%) Windows 7
10 12 (0.69%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.34%) Android
11 6 (0.34%) CentOS
12 5 (0.29%) AIX
12 5 (0.29%) Debian
12 5 (0.29%) Solaris
12 5 (0.29%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.23%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.057%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.057%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1296 (74.01%) Information Security
2 598 (34.15%) Cybersecurity
3 497 (28.38%) Risk Management
4 374 (21.36%) ITIL
5 339 (19.36%) SIEM
6 294 (16.79%) Data Protection
7 274 (15.65%) Security Operations
8 265 (15.13%) Security Management
9 262 (14.96%) Vulnerability Management
10 226 (12.91%) Stakeholder Management
11 225 (12.85%) Penetration Testing
12 203 (11.59%) Risk Assessment
12 203 (11.59%) Security Architecture
13 174 (9.94%) Information Security Management
14 172 (9.82%) Incident Management
15 155 (8.85%) Business Continuity
16 146 (8.34%) Security Monitoring
17 141 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
18 137 (7.82%) Identity Access Management
19 131 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (3.71%) SQL
2 43 (2.46%) C
3 33 (1.88%) Python
4 32 (1.83%) Java
5 31 (1.77%) Perl
6 21 (1.20%) Ruby
7 17 (0.97%) JavaScript
8 14 (0.80%) PHP
9 13 (0.74%) Bourne shell
9 13 (0.74%) Korn
9 13 (0.74%) PowerShell
10 8 (0.46%) Scala
11 5 (0.29%) C#
11 5 (0.29%) C++
12 1 (0.057%) Go
12 1 (0.057%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1678 (95.83%) CISSP
2 861 (49.17%) CISA
3 390 (22.27%) Degree
4 221 (12.62%) SANS
5 206 (11.76%) Security Cleared
6 193 (11.02%) GIAC
7 190 (10.85%) CEH
8 158 (9.02%) SC Cleared
9 156 (8.91%) CRISC
10 155 (8.85%) Cisco Certification
11 104 (5.94%) CESG Certified Professional
12 93 (5.31%) CISMP
13 68 (3.88%) CCNP
13 68 (3.88%) SSCP
14 65 (3.71%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 65 (3.71%) CompTIA Security+
14 65 (3.71%) Security+ Certification
15 63 (3.60%) GSEC
16 56 (3.20%) GCIH
17 52 (2.97%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 729 (41.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 420 (23.99%) PCI DSS
3 169 (9.65%) COBIT
4 91 (5.20%) Cyber Essentials
5 63 (3.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 39 (2.23%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 38 (2.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 34 (1.94%) GDPR
9 29 (1.66%) ISO27002
10 25 (1.43%) ISO22301
11 20 (1.14%) QA
11 20 (1.14%) RMADS
12 19 (1.09%) GPG13
12 19 (1.09%) SLA
13 9 (0.51%) JSP 440
14 8 (0.46%) ISO 9000
14 8 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 17799
15 6 (0.34%) ISO27005
16 5 (0.29%) BS25999
17 4 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 127 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 22 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.46%) Snort
4 6 (0.34%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.34%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.29%) XenServer
6 3 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.17%) Xen
7 1 (0.057%) Docker
7 1 (0.057%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 69 (3.94%) Nessus
2 47 (2.68%) McAfee ePO
3 46 (2.63%) CSIRT
4 31 (1.77%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 27 (1.54%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 24 (1.37%) PowerBroker
7 21 (1.20%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 16 (0.91%) SCCM
9 11 (0.63%) Backup Exec
10 10 (0.57%) Ansible
10 10 (0.57%) CA Single Sign-On
10 10 (0.57%) HP Fortify
10 10 (0.57%) Puppet
10 10 (0.57%) SCOM
10 10 (0.57%) WebInspect
11 9 (0.51%) AirWatch
11 9 (0.51%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 7 (0.40%) Nagios
13 5 (0.29%) QRadar
14 4 (0.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 104 (5.94%) Microsoft
2 89 (5.08%) Oracle
3 84 (4.80%) Cisco
4 75 (4.28%) Splunk
5 65 (3.71%) Intel Security
6 55 (3.14%) Qualys
7 53 (3.03%) CyberArk
8 35 (2.00%) CheckPoint
9 30 (1.71%) Aveksa
9 30 (1.71%) Palo Alto
9 30 (1.71%) Symantec
10 28 (1.60%) Apple
10 28 (1.60%) ArcSight
11 25 (1.43%) SAP
11 25 (1.43%) VMware
12 24 (1.37%) Bomgar
12 24 (1.37%) Cybereason
13 23 (1.31%) Sun
14 17 (0.97%) LogRhythm
15 15 (0.86%) HP
West London
Durham Professional Services Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
KnownFour
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits on Application!
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Spring Technology
Salary: bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits + 25% Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: excellent company benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
The North Starr
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £125000 per annum + 10% Pension + 30-50% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% pension
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65500 per annum + Car allowance 5.5k, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 65,000 + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 65,00 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago