Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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)
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 202 243
Rank change year-on-year +37 +41 +11
Permanent jobs citing CISM 51 35 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.04% 0.64% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% 2.75% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 36 29 19
Leeds median annual salary £45,075 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.14% +10.53% -11.63%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,950 £37,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £68,500 £62,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £41,362
% change year-on-year - +14.84% -23.05%

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 Leeds with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leeds
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 970 1274 1671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 19.82% 23.43% 23.95%
Number of salaries quoted 769 1108 1273
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,400 £62,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for CISM in Leeds

CISM
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for CISM in Leeds

CISM
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISM in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CISM in Leeds

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 Leeds region with a requirement for CISM.

1 51 (100.00%) CISSP
2 46 (90.20%) Information Security
3 39 (76.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (52.94%) CISA
5 24 (47.06%) Risk Management
6 18 (35.29%) CEH
7 16 (31.37%) Finance
8 14 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (27.45%) Cisco
8 14 (27.45%) CCNA
9 13 (25.49%) Data Protection
9 13 (25.49%) PCI DSS
10 12 (23.53%) Management Information System
10 12 (23.53%) Firewall
11 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
11 11 (21.57%) SSCP
11 11 (21.57%) Penetration Testing
11 11 (21.57%) OWASP
11 11 (21.57%) IT Audit
12 10 (19.61%) SANS
12 10 (19.61%) SIEM
12 10 (19.61%) Degree
12 10 (19.61%) Windows
12 10 (19.61%) Risk Assessment
13 9 (17.65%) CISMP
13 9 (17.65%) Data Protection Act
14 8 (15.69%) ISMS
14 8 (15.69%) Waterfall
14 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (15.69%) Information Security Management

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.53%) Firewall
2 7 (13.73%) Internet
2 7 (13.73%) LAN
2 7 (13.73%) Network Security
3 6 (11.76%) WAN
4 5 (9.80%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (9.80%) VPN
5 4 (7.84%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.84%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 16 (31.37%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Legal
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Consultant
1 16 (31.37%) Security Consultant
2 14 (27.45%) Analyst
2 14 (27.45%) Information Analyst
2 14 (27.45%) Information Security Analyst
2 14 (27.45%) Security Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Information Security Consultant
3 9 (17.65%) Security Manager
4 6 (11.76%) CISSP Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Security Specialist
5 5 (9.80%) Information Security Manager
6 4 (7.84%) CISSP Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Information Manager
6 4 (7.84%) IT Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) IT Security Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Technical Security Specialist
6 4 (7.84%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (5.88%) IT Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) Middleware
1 1 (1.96%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 9 (17.65%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (9.80%) Data Centre
4 5 (9.80%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (3.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.96%) BYOD
6 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.96%) NHS
6 1 (1.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.61%) Windows
2 5 (9.80%) Unix
3 4 (7.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (90.20%) Information Security
2 24 (47.06%) Risk Management
3 13 (25.49%) Data Protection
4 11 (21.57%) IT Audit
4 11 (21.57%) OWASP
4 11 (21.57%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (19.61%) Risk Assessment
5 10 (19.61%) SIEM
6 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (15.69%) Information Security Management
6 8 (15.69%) ISMS
6 8 (15.69%) Security Auditing
6 8 (15.69%) Security Management
6 8 (15.69%) Waterfall
7 7 (13.73%) CRAMM
7 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
7 7 (13.73%) Security Operations
8 6 (11.76%) High Availability
8 6 (11.76%) Security Architecture
8 6 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) Bash Shell
1 4 (7.84%) Python
2 2 (3.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (100.00%) CISSP
2 27 (52.94%) CISA
3 18 (35.29%) CEH
4 14 (27.45%) CCNA
4 14 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (21.57%) SSCP
6 10 (19.61%) Degree
6 10 (19.61%) SANS
7 9 (17.65%) CISMP
8 8 (15.69%) CCIE
8 8 (15.69%) CCNP
9 7 (13.73%) CRISC
10 6 (11.76%) GIAC
11 5 (9.80%) CCDA
12 3 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
13 2 (3.92%) CompTIA Security+
13 2 (3.92%) CREST Certified
13 2 (3.92%) Master's Degree
13 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (3.92%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (76.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (25.49%) PCI DSS
3 8 (15.69%) Cyber Essentials
3 8 (15.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 7 (13.73%) GDPR
4 7 (13.73%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 3 (5.88%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.96%) COBIT
6 1 (1.96%) NIST 800
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.84%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) FortiGate
1 4 (7.84%) Nagios
1 4 (7.84%) ZABBIX
2 2 (3.92%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) Cisco
2 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.80%) McAfee
4 4 (7.84%) CheckPoint
4 4 (7.84%) Palo Alto
4 4 (7.84%) SolarWinds
4 4 (7.84%) VMware
5 3 (5.88%) CyberArk
6 2 (3.92%) Darktrace
6 2 (3.92%) Digital Shadows
6 2 (3.92%) FireEye
6 2 (3.92%) Fortinet
6 2 (3.92%) Symantec
7 1 (1.96%) Google
7 1 (1.96%) NetIQ