The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 94 94
Rank change year-on-year +34 0  
Permanent jobs citing CISM 30 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.97% 1.02% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.35% 4.03% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 8
Median salary £43,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.09% -4.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,130 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.72% +3.87%  

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 Essex.

Academic & Professional Certification
Essex
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 321 273 363
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 31.81% 25.42% 29.09%
Number of salaries quoted 235 209 285
Median salary £45,000 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.16% -2.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,159 £24,750 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

CISM
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for CISM in Essex

CISM
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISM in Essex over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CISM in Essex

CISM
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 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
Chelmsford - 13 £43,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £33,300 -
CISM
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 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 Essex region with a requirement for CISM.

1 37 (100.00%) Information Security
2 35 (94.59%) CISSP
3 33 (89.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (75.68%) Risk Management
5 27 (72.97%) Security Management
5 27 (72.97%) CISA
5 27 (72.97%) Information Security Management
6 26 (70.27%) Risk Analysis
7 25 (67.57%) Service Delivery
8 24 (64.86%) Legal
9 18 (48.65%) Data Protection
10 16 (43.24%) Data Protection Act
11 10 (27.03%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
12 6 (16.22%) Data Security
13 4 (10.81%) BCP
13 4 (10.81%) LAN
13 4 (10.81%) WAN
14 2 (5.41%) Presales
14 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity Management
14 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
14 2 (5.41%) Private Cloud
14 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
14 2 (5.41%) Business Development
14 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
14 2 (5.41%) NAS
14 2 (5.41%) Cisco
14 2 (5.41%) Citrix
14 2 (5.41%) VoIP
14 2 (5.41%) ITIL

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) LAN
1 4 (10.81%) WAN
2 2 (5.41%) NAS
2 2 (5.41%) SAN
2 2 (5.41%) VoIP
3 1 (2.70%) Network Security
General
1 24 (64.86%) Legal
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (78.38%) Analyst
2 28 (75.68%) Security Analyst
3 27 (72.97%) Information Analyst
3 27 (72.97%) Information Security Analyst
4 24 (64.86%) Information Assurance Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Security Officer
6 4 (10.81%) ICT Officer
7 2 (5.41%) Head of Delivery
7 2 (5.41%) Head of Infrastructure
7 2 (5.41%) Head of IT
7 2 (5.41%) Head of IT Infrastructure
7 2 (5.41%) Head of IT Operations
7 2 (5.41%) Head of Operations
7 2 (5.41%) Head of Service Delivery
7 2 (5.41%) IT Security Officer
8 1 (2.70%) Governance Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Information Assurance Leader
8 1 (2.70%) IT Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) IT Security Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Vulnerability Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.41%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Information Security
2 28 (75.68%) Risk Management
3 27 (72.97%) Information Security Management
3 27 (72.97%) Security Management
4 26 (70.27%) Risk Analysis
5 25 (67.57%) Service Delivery
6 18 (48.65%) Data Protection
7 10 (27.03%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (16.22%) Data Security
9 4 (10.81%) BCP
10 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
10 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity Management
10 2 (5.41%) Business Development
10 2 (5.41%) ITIL
10 2 (5.41%) Presales
11 1 (2.70%) Data Governance
11 1 (2.70%) Risk Assessment
11 1 (2.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 1 (2.70%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (94.59%) CISSP
2 27 (72.97%) CISA
3 2 (5.41%) SSCP
4 1 (2.70%) CEH
4 1 (2.70%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (2.70%) IISP
4 1 (2.70%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (89.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco
1 2 (5.41%) Citrix
1 2 (5.41%) VMware