Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 186 211
Rank change year-on-year +18 +25 -5
Permanent jobs citing CISM 46 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.03% 0.61% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.24% 2.15% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 32 27 14
Hertfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £80,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -19.25% +23.85%
10th Percentile £45,000 £38,750 £51,275
90th Percentile £75,250 £85,000 £90,000
East of England median annual salary £59,500 £51,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year +16.10% -10.87% -

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,086 1,254 1,543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 24.32% 28.51% 30.53%
Number of salaries quoted 916 997 1,216
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,900 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £66,875
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% -1.15% +2.35%

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing CISM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for CISM in Hertfordshire

CISM
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for CISM in Hertfordshire

CISM
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISM in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for CISM in Hertfordshire

CISM
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Hemel Hempstead -1 20 £65,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 10 £50,000 -
Watford +5 5 £73,500 +22.50%
Rickmansworth - 3 - -
Hatfield - 1 £105,000 -
CISM
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for CISM.

1 46 (100.00%) CISSP
2 27 (58.70%) Windows
2 27 (58.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (56.52%) CISA
4 21 (45.65%) Unix
5 18 (39.13%) SSCP
5 18 (39.13%) SANS
6 17 (36.96%) GDPR
6 17 (36.96%) Data Protection
6 17 (36.96%) SIEM
6 17 (36.96%) Cybersecurity
6 17 (36.96%) Penetration Testing
7 16 (34.78%) Information Security
8 15 (32.61%) GIAC
8 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
8 15 (32.61%) CSSLP
8 15 (32.61%) CompTIA Security+
9 13 (28.26%) Cryptography
10 12 (26.09%) Symantec
10 12 (26.09%) Sophos
11 11 (23.91%) Linux
11 11 (23.91%) Finance
11 11 (23.91%) Data Loss Prevention
12 10 (21.74%) Network Security
12 10 (21.74%) Firewall
12 10 (21.74%) ITIL
13 8 (17.39%) Norton AntiVirus
13 8 (17.39%) Security Auditing
14 7 (15.22%) COBIT
15 6 (13.04%) Splunk

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) SaaS
2 3 (6.52%) Mimecast
2 3 (6.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.74%) Firewall
1 10 (21.74%) Network Security
2 3 (6.52%) DKIM
2 3 (6.52%) DMARC
2 3 (6.52%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) MySQL
1 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Security Engineer
2 10 (21.74%) Consultant
2 10 (21.74%) Security Consultant
3 8 (17.39%) Network Consultant
3 8 (17.39%) Network Security Consultant
4 6 (13.04%) Information Security Specialist
4 6 (13.04%) Information Specialist
4 6 (13.04%) Security Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Security Specialist
5 5 (10.87%) Security Officer
6 3 (6.52%) Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Information Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Information Security Officer
6 3 (6.52%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Security Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) IT Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.35%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
1 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (6.52%) PKI
4 2 (4.35%) CESG
4 2 (4.35%) Cyberattack
4 2 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (2.17%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 27 (58.70%) Windows
2 21 (45.65%) Unix
3 11 (23.91%) Linux
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) Cybersecurity
1 17 (36.96%) Data Protection
1 17 (36.96%) Penetration Testing
1 17 (36.96%) SIEM
2 16 (34.78%) Information Security
3 13 (28.26%) Cryptography
4 11 (23.91%) Data Loss Prevention
5 10 (21.74%) ITIL
6 8 (17.39%) Security Auditing
7 5 (10.87%) Patch Management
8 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
9 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.52%) Information Assurance
9 3 (6.52%) Migration
9 3 (6.52%) Security Architecture
9 3 (6.52%) Security Management
10 2 (4.35%) Information Security Management
10 2 (4.35%) OWASP
10 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.17%) Python
1 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 46 (100.00%) CISSP
2 26 (56.52%) CISA
3 18 (39.13%) SANS
3 18 (39.13%) SSCP
4 15 (32.61%) CompTIA Security+
4 15 (32.61%) CSSLP
4 15 (32.61%) GIAC
5 3 (6.52%) Degree
5 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.35%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (2.17%) CEH
7 1 (2.17%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (58.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (36.96%) GDPR
3 7 (15.22%) COBIT
4 5 (10.87%) ISO 22301
4 5 (10.87%) PCI DSS
5 2 (4.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.17%) Ansible
2 1 (2.17%) Cacti
2 1 (2.17%) Consul
2 1 (2.17%) Nagios
2 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.17%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.09%) Sophos
2 12 (26.09%) Symantec
3 6 (13.04%) Splunk
4 5 (10.87%) LogRhythm
5 3 (6.52%) Apple
5 3 (6.52%) Forcepoint
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle