Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 165 221
Rank change year-on-year +7 +56 -17
Permanent jobs citing CISM 58 54 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.33% 1.21% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.32% 3.84% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 42 53 15
Hertfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £50,950
90th Percentile £78,000 £79,500 £71,000
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% -16.67% +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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1090 1405 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 24.99% 31.43% 32.84%
Number of salaries quoted 905 1105 1435
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,700 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.97% +1.63% +1.18%

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 November 2017.

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 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
Hemel Hempstead -2 20 £65,000 +44.44%
Welwyn Garden City - 9 £50,000 -
Watford -5 5 £73,500 +27.83%
Hatfield - 4 £110,000 -
Royston +19 3 £78,000 -2.50%
Rickmansworth - 3 - -
Potters Bar - 2 £44,000 -
CISM
East of England

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

1 55 (94.83%) CISSP
2 37 (63.79%) CISA
3 30 (51.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (50.00%) Windows
5 25 (43.10%) Information Security
6 22 (37.93%) Cybersecurity
7 21 (36.21%) Finance
8 20 (34.48%) Unix
9 19 (32.76%) GDPR
9 19 (32.76%) Data Protection
10 17 (29.31%) SANS
10 17 (29.31%) SSCP
11 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
11 14 (24.14%) Security+ Certification
11 14 (24.14%) GIAC
11 14 (24.14%) Penetration Testing
11 14 (24.14%) CompTIA Security+
11 14 (24.14%) SIEM
11 14 (24.14%) CSSLP
12 12 (20.69%) Cryptography
13 11 (18.97%) Sophos
13 11 (18.97%) Symantec
14 10 (17.24%) Risk Management
14 10 (17.24%) ITIL
14 10 (17.24%) Linux
14 10 (17.24%) Data Loss Prevention
15 9 (15.52%) Windows Server
16 7 (12.07%) Firewall
16 7 (12.07%) Norton AntiVirus
16 7 (12.07%) Data Protection Act

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 (8.62%) SaaS
2 3 (5.17%) Mimecast
2 3 (5.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) Firewall
1 7 (12.07%) Network Security
2 3 (5.17%) DKIM
2 3 (5.17%) DMARC
2 3 (5.17%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) MySQL
1 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 21 (36.21%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Publishing
2 4 (6.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (24.14%) Security Engineer
2 11 (18.97%) Consultant
3 10 (17.24%) Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) Security Analyst
4 9 (15.52%) Information Security Specialist
4 9 (15.52%) Information Specialist
4 9 (15.52%) Security Consultant
4 9 (15.52%) Security Manager
4 9 (15.52%) Security Specialist
5 7 (12.07%) Information Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) Information Security Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) Network Consultant
5 7 (12.07%) Network Security Consultant
6 6 (10.34%) Information Manager
6 6 (10.34%) Information Security Manager
7 4 (6.90%) Chief Information Officer
7 4 (6.90%) Chief Information Security Officer
7 4 (6.90%) Chief Security Officer
7 4 (6.90%) Information Security Officer
7 4 (6.90%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (8.62%) CESG
2 5 (8.62%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.90%) CESG CLAS
4 3 (5.17%) PKI
5 1 (1.72%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.00%) Windows
2 20 (34.48%) Unix
3 10 (17.24%) Linux
4 9 (15.52%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) Information Security
2 22 (37.93%) Cybersecurity
3 19 (32.76%) Data Protection
4 14 (24.14%) Penetration Testing
4 14 (24.14%) SIEM
5 12 (20.69%) Cryptography
6 10 (17.24%) Data Loss Prevention
6 10 (17.24%) ITIL
6 10 (17.24%) Risk Management
7 7 (12.07%) Security Auditing
8 6 (10.34%) Information Assurance
8 6 (10.34%) Security Architecture
9 5 (8.62%) Business Continuity
9 5 (8.62%) Patch Management
9 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (8.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (6.90%) Information Management
10 4 (6.90%) Internal Audit
10 4 (6.90%) Performance Management
10 4 (6.90%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.72%) Python
1 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 55 (94.83%) CISSP
2 37 (63.79%) CISA
3 17 (29.31%) SANS
3 17 (29.31%) SSCP
4 14 (24.14%) CompTIA Security+
4 14 (24.14%) CSSLP
4 14 (24.14%) GIAC
4 14 (24.14%) Security+ Certification
5 7 (12.07%) CESG Certified Professional
5 7 (12.07%) CGEIT
5 7 (12.07%) CRISC
6 4 (6.90%) CLAS
7 3 (5.17%) Degree
7 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.72%) CEH
8 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (51.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (32.76%) GDPR
3 7 (12.07%) COBIT
4 5 (8.62%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 5 (8.62%) ISO 22301
4 5 (8.62%) PCI DSS
5 4 (6.90%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.72%) Ansible
2 1 (1.72%) Cacti
2 1 (1.72%) Consul
2 1 (1.72%) Nagios
2 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.72%) Puppet
2 1 (1.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.97%) Sophos
2 11 (18.97%) Symantec
3 6 (10.34%) Splunk
4 5 (8.62%) LogRhythm
5 3 (5.17%) Apple
5 3 (5.17%) Forcepoint
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle