Period
to 18 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 166 162
Rank change year-on-year +76 -4 +58
Permanent jobs citing CISM 119 50 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.95% 1.19% 1.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.13% 4.69% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 38 43 57
Hertfordshire median annual salary £74,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.62% +18.18% -8.33%
10th Percentile £43,375 £42,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,000 £74,500
East of England median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year +21.74% +12.20% -12.77%

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 1,175 1,065 1,424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 29.11% 25.28% 32.17%
Number of salaries quoted 851 877 1,100
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,700 £25,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% -

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 October 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 October 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 +7 39 - -
Hatfield +8 10 £47,500 -56.82%
Watford +3 4 £71,250 -3.06%
Rickmansworth -3 3 - -
Stevenage - 3 £45,000 -
St Albans -3 1 £52,500 +10.53%
CISM
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 119 (100.00%) CISSP
2 75 (63.03%) CISA
3 70 (58.82%) SIEM
4 69 (57.98%) Windows
5 65 (54.62%) GIAC
6 63 (52.94%) SSCP
6 63 (52.94%) CompTIA Security+
7 61 (51.26%) CSSLP
7 61 (51.26%) Unix
7 61 (51.26%) SANS
8 60 (50.42%) Continuous Improvement
9 57 (47.90%) Sophos
10 53 (44.54%) Symantec
11 50 (42.02%) Cybersecurity
12 49 (41.18%) Security Architecture
13 44 (36.97%) Microsoft
14 40 (33.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 40 (33.61%) Information Security
14 40 (33.61%) Security Operations
14 40 (33.61%) Security Operations Centre
15 39 (32.77%) Identity Access Management
15 39 (32.77%) Performance Monitoring
15 39 (32.77%) Application Performance Monitoring
16 36 (30.25%) Linux
17 32 (26.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 30 (25.21%) ITIL
19 28 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
20 27 (22.69%) Retail
21 26 (21.85%) Vulnerability Management
21 26 (21.85%) Due Diligence

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 4 (3.36%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.13%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (13.45%) SaaS
3 13 (10.92%) Office 365
4 9 (7.56%) Mimecast
5 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.56%) DKIM
1 9 (7.56%) DMARC
2 3 (2.52%) Firewall
3 2 (1.68%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.36%) GIS
Development Applications
1 14 (11.76%) Metasploit
General
1 27 (22.69%) Retail
2 7 (5.88%) Finance
3 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (48.74%) Security Manager
2 40 (33.61%) Security Engineer
3 29 (24.37%) Information Manager
3 29 (24.37%) Information Security Manager
4 28 (23.53%) Engineering Manager
5 12 (10.08%) Vulnerability Management Engineer
6 8 (6.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.20%) Compliance Manager
7 5 (4.20%) Risk Manager
7 5 (4.20%) Technology Risk Manager
8 4 (3.36%) Analyst
8 4 (3.36%) Head of Security
8 4 (3.36%) Information Officer
8 4 (3.36%) Information Security Officer
8 4 (3.36%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 4 (3.36%) Security Analyst
8 4 (3.36%) Security Officer
9 3 (2.52%) Compliance Officer
9 3 (2.52%) Head of Cybersecurity
9 3 (2.52%) Information Security Compliance Officer
Miscellaneous
1 40 (33.61%) Security Operations Centre
2 21 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.56%) PKI
4 8 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.04%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.36%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.68%) Cyberattack
7 2 (1.68%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 69 (57.98%) Windows
2 61 (51.26%) Unix
3 36 (30.25%) Linux
4 14 (11.76%) Kali Linux
5 8 (6.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (58.82%) SIEM
2 60 (50.42%) Continuous Improvement
3 50 (42.02%) Cybersecurity
4 49 (41.18%) Security Architecture
5 40 (33.61%) Information Security
5 40 (33.61%) Security Operations
6 39 (32.77%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 39 (32.77%) Identity Access Management
6 39 (32.77%) Performance Monitoring
7 32 (26.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 30 (25.21%) ITIL
9 28 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
10 26 (21.85%) Due Diligence
10 26 (21.85%) Vulnerability Management
11 22 (18.49%) Use Case
12 21 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (16.81%) Data Loss Prevention
14 16 (13.45%) Cryptography
14 16 (13.45%) Patch Management
15 15 (12.61%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.92%) Go
1 13 (10.92%) Perl
1 13 (10.92%) PHP
1 13 (10.92%) Python
1 13 (10.92%) Ruby
2 1 (0.84%) C
Qualifications
1 119 (100.00%) CISSP
2 75 (63.03%) CISA
3 65 (54.62%) GIAC
4 63 (52.94%) CompTIA Security+
4 63 (52.94%) SSCP
5 61 (51.26%) CSSLP
5 61 (51.26%) SANS
6 14 (11.76%) CEH
7 12 (10.08%) CRISC
8 6 (5.04%) Degree
9 4 (3.36%) CESG Certified Professional
9 4 (3.36%) GSLC
10 1 (0.84%) CISMP
10 1 (0.84%) CREST Certified
10 1 (0.84%) GPEN
10 1 (0.84%) OSCE
10 1 (0.84%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (33.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (18.49%) PCI DSS
3 21 (17.65%) GDPR
4 17 (14.29%) ISO 22301
5 13 (10.92%) COBIT
6 2 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.84%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 4 (3.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (11.76%) Nessus
1 14 (11.76%) Nmap
2 4 (3.36%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.84%) CASB
Vendors
1 57 (47.90%) Sophos
2 53 (44.54%) Symantec
3 44 (36.97%) Microsoft
4 16 (13.45%) LogRhythm
5 14 (11.76%) Netsparker
5 14 (11.76%) Qualys
6 13 (10.92%) Forcepoint
7 5 (4.20%) Splunk