Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 145 146
Rank change year-on-year +17 +1 +82
Permanent jobs citing CISM 92 74 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.02% 1.71% 1.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.74% 6.44% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 24 60 65
Hertfordshire median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +18.18% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £79,250 £78,000 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +30.00% -4.76% +2.44%

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 1,189 1,149 1,581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 26.05% 26.47% 32.86%
Number of salaries quoted 899 905 1,232
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +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 19 July 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 19 July 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
Welwyn Garden City -14 36 £60,000 -7.69%
Hatfield -11 8 £48,750 -55.68% 1
Rickmansworth - 4 £75,000 -
St Albans -11 3 £52,500 +10.53%
Hemel Hempstead -6 2 £50,000 -23.08%
CISM
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for CISM.

1 92 (100.00%) CISSP
2 65 (70.65%) CISA
3 57 (61.96%) GIAC
4 55 (59.78%) SSCP
4 55 (59.78%) CompTIA Security+
5 54 (58.70%) CSSLP
6 52 (56.52%) SANS
7 51 (55.43%) Sophos
8 50 (54.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 49 (53.26%) Symantec
10 48 (52.17%) SIEM
11 47 (51.09%) Windows
12 44 (47.83%) Cybersecurity
13 43 (46.74%) Security Architecture
14 42 (45.65%) Microsoft
15 40 (43.48%) Unix
16 37 (40.22%) Security Operations
17 35 (38.04%) Security Operations Centre
18 34 (36.96%) Identity Access Management
18 34 (36.96%) Performance Monitoring
18 34 (36.96%) Application Performance Monitoring
19 27 (29.35%) Due Diligence
20 24 (26.09%) Retail
21 22 (23.91%) Use Case
22 21 (22.83%) Information Security
23 20 (21.74%) Data Loss Prevention
24 19 (20.65%) Penetration Testing
24 19 (20.65%) Vulnerability Management
25 18 (19.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
26 14 (15.22%) Agile Software Development

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:

Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.87%) Office 365
2 9 (9.78%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (8.70%) Mimecast
4 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.70%) DKIM
1 8 (8.70%) DMARC
2 4 (4.35%) Firewall
3 2 (2.17%) Network Security
4 1 (1.09%) DHCP
4 1 (1.09%) DNS
4 1 (1.09%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.35%) GIS
Development Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Metasploit
General
1 24 (26.09%) Retail
2 3 (3.26%) Finance
3 1 (1.09%) Legal
3 1 (1.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (40.22%) Security Engineer
2 35 (38.04%) Security Manager
3 23 (25.00%) Engineering Manager
4 11 (11.96%) Information Manager
4 11 (11.96%) Information Security Manager
5 7 (7.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (7.61%) Vulnerability Management Engineer
6 5 (5.43%) Compliance Manager
6 5 (5.43%) Head of Security
6 5 (5.43%) Risk Manager
6 5 (5.43%) Technology Risk Manager
7 4 (4.35%) Head of Cybersecurity
8 3 (3.26%) Information Officer
8 3 (3.26%) Information Security Officer
8 3 (3.26%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 3 (3.26%) Security Officer
9 2 (2.17%) Head of Risk Management
9 2 (2.17%) Information Security Analyst
9 2 (2.17%) IT Engineer
9 2 (2.17%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.09%) ADSI
1 1 (1.09%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (38.04%) Security Operations Centre
2 9 (9.78%) Management Information System
2 9 (9.78%) PKI
3 8 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.26%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (2.17%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 47 (51.09%) Windows
2 40 (43.48%) Unix
3 14 (15.22%) Linux
4 10 (10.87%) Kali Linux
5 8 (8.70%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (54.35%) Continuous Improvement
2 48 (52.17%) SIEM
3 44 (47.83%) Cybersecurity
4 43 (46.74%) Security Architecture
5 37 (40.22%) Security Operations
6 34 (36.96%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 34 (36.96%) Identity Access Management
6 34 (36.96%) Performance Monitoring
7 27 (29.35%) Due Diligence
8 22 (23.91%) Use Case
9 21 (22.83%) Information Security
10 20 (21.74%) Data Loss Prevention
11 19 (20.65%) Penetration Testing
11 19 (20.65%) Vulnerability Management
12 14 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (15.22%) Risk Management
13 13 (14.13%) ITIL
14 11 (11.96%) ISMS
15 10 (10.87%) Information Security Management
15 10 (10.87%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.78%) Go
1 9 (9.78%) Perl
1 9 (9.78%) PHP
1 9 (9.78%) Python
1 9 (9.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 92 (100.00%) CISSP
2 65 (70.65%) CISA
3 57 (61.96%) GIAC
4 55 (59.78%) CompTIA Security+
4 55 (59.78%) SSCP
5 54 (58.70%) CSSLP
6 52 (56.52%) SANS
7 10 (10.87%) CEH
8 4 (4.35%) CESG Certified Professional
8 4 (4.35%) GSLC
8 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
8 4 (4.35%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.26%) CISMP
9 3 (3.26%) Degree
10 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.09%) OSCE
10 1 (1.09%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.43%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.35%) COBIT
4 3 (3.26%) GDPR
5 2 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (1.09%) Government Security Classifications
6 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (10.87%) Nessus
1 10 (10.87%) Nmap
2 5 (5.43%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 51 (55.43%) Sophos
2 49 (53.26%) Symantec
3 42 (45.65%) Microsoft
4 10 (10.87%) Forcepoint
4 10 (10.87%) Netsparker
4 10 (10.87%) Qualys
5 1 (1.09%) Lumension
5 1 (1.09%) McAfee
5 1 (1.09%) Splunk