Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 279 279 401
Rank change year-on-year 0 +122 +168
Permanent jobs citing CISM 911 922 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.21% 1.23% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.39% 5.12% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 734 775 562
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% -
10th Percentile £49,738 £48,750 £46,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £64,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -1.54% +8.33% +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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 16892 17994 22875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.48% 24.04% 25.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12602 14950 18652
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,413
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.97% +6.83%
10th Percentile £30,250 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for CISM in London

CISM
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for CISM in London

CISM
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISM in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CISM in London

CISM
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the London region over the 6 months to 20 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
Central London -7 137 £67,500 +1.50% 10
East London +34 56 £77,500 +10.71%
West London -1 13 £67,500 +1.50% 4
South London 0 11 £70,000 +16.67% 1
North London +4 5 £56,500 -22.07%
CISM
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 London region with a requirement for CISM.

1 893 (98.02%) CISSP
2 713 (78.27%) Information Security
3 407 (44.68%) CISA
4 395 (43.36%) Cybersecurity
5 357 (39.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 356 (39.08%) Finance
7 288 (31.61%) Data Protection
8 281 (30.85%) SIEM
9 230 (25.25%) Firewall
10 227 (24.92%) Security Operations
11 220 (24.15%) Degree
12 201 (22.06%) Banking
13 185 (20.31%) Security Architecture
14 161 (17.67%) Risk Management
15 159 (17.45%) Vulnerability Management
16 153 (16.79%) Penetration Testing
16 153 (16.79%) GDPR
17 150 (16.47%) ITIL
18 138 (15.15%) Computer Science
19 135 (14.82%) PCI DSS
20 134 (14.71%) Windows
21 129 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
22 125 (13.72%) Linux
23 124 (13.61%) CEH
24 118 (12.95%) CRISC
25 117 (12.84%) Management Information System
26 114 (12.51%) Vulnerability Scanning
27 107 (11.75%) Data Protection Act
28 100 (10.98%) Network Security
29 99 (10.87%) GIAC

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 28 (3.07%) IIS
1 28 (3.07%) SharePoint
2 19 (2.09%) WebSphere
3 7 (0.77%) Apache
4 5 (0.55%) SAS
5 2 (0.22%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.22%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.11%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 23 (2.52%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.11%) Maya
Business Applications
1 17 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (5.16%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (4.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (2.74%) Office 365
4 17 (1.87%) OneDrive
4 17 (1.87%) SaaS
5 11 (1.21%) Mimecast
6 9 (0.99%) Cloudflare
7 6 (0.66%) IaaS
8 5 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.44%) PaaS
10 1 (0.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 230 (25.25%) Firewall
2 100 (10.98%) Network Security
3 90 (9.88%) TCP/IP
4 66 (7.24%) Intrusion Detection
5 37 (4.06%) Internet
6 25 (2.74%) VoIP
7 16 (1.76%) LAN
7 16 (1.76%) WAN
8 8 (0.88%) BGP
8 8 (0.88%) Multicast
8 8 (0.88%) Wireless
9 7 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (0.55%) EIGRP
10 5 (0.55%) OSPF
11 4 (0.44%) LDAP
12 3 (0.33%) HTTP
13 2 (0.22%) DNS
13 2 (0.22%) SMS
13 2 (0.22%) SSL
13 2 (0.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (2.96%) SQL Server
2 9 (0.99%) MySQL
3 7 (0.77%) NoSQL
4 4 (0.44%) Blockchain
5 3 (0.33%) Big Data
6 2 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.22%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.11%) GIS
7 1 (0.11%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (1.54%) AppScan
1 14 (1.54%) Metasploit
2 5 (0.55%) Paros
3 4 (0.44%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.11%) Subversion
General
1 356 (39.08%) Finance
2 201 (22.06%) Banking
3 58 (6.37%) Legal
4 49 (5.38%) Investment Banking
5 48 (5.27%) Retail Banking
6 47 (5.16%) Law
7 38 (4.17%) Telecoms
8 27 (2.96%) Private Banking
9 24 (2.63%) Retail
10 15 (1.65%) Marketing
11 11 (1.21%) Electronics
11 11 (1.21%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.66%) International Banking
13 5 (0.55%) Advertising
13 5 (0.55%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.33%) Automotive
14 3 (0.33%) Publishing
15 2 (0.22%) Games
16 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 224 (24.59%) Security Manager
2 213 (23.38%) Analyst
3 187 (20.53%) Security Analyst
4 105 (11.53%) Consultant
5 90 (9.88%) Security Consultant
6 86 (9.44%) Information Manager
6 86 (9.44%) Information Security Manager
7 77 (8.45%) Security Engineer
8 69 (7.57%) Information Analyst
8 69 (7.57%) Information Security Analyst
9 62 (6.81%) Cybersecurity Manager
10 59 (6.48%) IT Manager
11 53 (5.82%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 53 (5.82%) IT Analyst
11 53 (5.82%) Security Officer
12 51 (5.60%) IT Security Manager
13 47 (5.16%) Architect
13 47 (5.16%) Security Architect
14 46 (5.05%) Information Security Officer
14 46 (5.05%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (3.29%) SailPoint
2 19 (2.09%) MSMQ
2 19 (2.09%) WebSphere MQ
3 13 (1.43%) .NET
4 9 (0.99%) J2EE
5 8 (0.88%) Web Services
6 7 (0.77%) OAuth
7 6 (0.66%) CSS
8 5 (0.55%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (0.55%) HTML
8 5 (0.55%) JSP
8 5 (0.55%) XML
8 5 (0.55%) XSL
9 4 (0.44%) Middleware
9 4 (0.44%) OAuth2
9 4 (0.44%) SAML
10 3 (0.33%) OpenID
11 2 (0.22%) Java EE
12 1 (0.11%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 138 (15.15%) Computer Science
2 117 (12.84%) Management Information System
3 107 (11.75%) Data Protection Act
4 83 (9.11%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (2.96%) CESG
6 24 (2.63%) PKI
7 23 (2.52%) Cyberthreat
8 22 (2.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 19 (2.09%) Security Operations Centre
10 15 (1.65%) Data Centre
10 15 (1.65%) Fintech
10 15 (1.65%) Public Cloud
11 13 (1.43%) Cyber Attack
12 10 (1.10%) Algorithms
12 10 (1.10%) Cyber Defence
12 10 (1.10%) Data Structures
13 6 (0.66%) Blackberry
13 6 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
14 5 (0.55%) Mobile App
15 4 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 134 (14.71%) Windows
2 125 (13.72%) Linux
3 80 (8.78%) Windows Server
4 64 (7.03%) Unix
5 38 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 24 (2.63%) Android
7 14 (1.54%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.55%) Kali Linux
9 2 (0.22%) VMS
10 1 (0.11%) OpenBSD
10 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 713 (78.27%) Information Security
2 395 (43.36%) Cybersecurity
3 288 (31.61%) Data Protection
4 281 (30.85%) SIEM
5 227 (24.92%) Security Operations
6 185 (20.31%) Security Architecture
7 161 (17.67%) Risk Management
8 159 (17.45%) Vulnerability Management
9 153 (16.79%) Penetration Testing
10 150 (16.47%) ITIL
11 129 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
12 114 (12.51%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 97 (10.65%) Stakeholder Management
14 91 (9.99%) Data Loss Prevention
15 86 (9.44%) Identity Access Management
16 83 (9.11%) Change Management
17 82 (9.00%) Programme Management
18 81 (8.89%) ISMS
19 78 (8.56%) Incident Management
19 78 (8.56%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (3.84%) SQL
2 32 (3.51%) C#
3 30 (3.29%) Python
4 25 (2.74%) Perl
5 23 (2.52%) Java
6 20 (2.20%) Ruby
7 19 (2.09%) Bash Shell
7 19 (2.09%) Bourne shell
7 19 (2.09%) Korn
8 17 (1.87%) PowerShell
9 14 (1.54%) C
10 12 (1.32%) C++
11 5 (0.55%) JavaScript
11 5 (0.55%) Objective-C
11 5 (0.55%) VB
11 5 (0.55%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.44%) PHP
13 2 (0.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 893 (98.02%) CISSP
2 407 (44.68%) CISA
3 220 (24.15%) Degree
4 124 (13.61%) CEH
5 118 (12.95%) CRISC
6 99 (10.87%) GIAC
7 80 (8.78%) SANS
8 68 (7.46%) Computer Science Degree
9 63 (6.92%) Cisco Certification
10 45 (4.94%) CBAP
11 43 (4.72%) SSCP
12 38 (4.17%) GSEC
13 35 (3.84%) CCNA
13 35 (3.84%) CCNP
13 35 (3.84%) CESG Certified Professional
14 32 (3.51%) GISF
15 31 (3.40%) Security Cleared
16 26 (2.85%) SC Cleared
17 23 (2.52%) GCIH
18 20 (2.20%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 357 (39.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 153 (16.79%) GDPR
3 135 (14.82%) PCI DSS
4 94 (10.32%) COBIT
4 94 (10.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 34 (3.73%) Cyber Essentials
6 20 (2.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 17 (1.87%) ISO 22301
8 12 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 6 (0.66%) ISO 31000
9 6 (0.66%) NIST 800
9 6 (0.66%) SLA
10 5 (0.55%) HIPAA
10 5 (0.55%) PMO
10 5 (0.55%) SAS 70
11 4 (0.44%) BS25999
11 4 (0.44%) BS7799
11 4 (0.44%) COSO
12 3 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 3 (0.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 86 (9.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.33%) Docker
3 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.11%) Postfix
3 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 57 (6.26%) Nessus
2 38 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
3 37 (4.06%) SCCM
4 23 (2.52%) OpenVAS
5 17 (1.87%) QRadar
6 16 (1.76%) Core Impact
6 16 (1.76%) Nexpose
6 16 (1.76%) PowerBroker
6 16 (1.76%) RSA Security Analytics
6 16 (1.76%) WSUS
7 14 (1.54%) CSIRT
8 11 (1.21%) FTK
8 11 (1.21%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 6 (0.66%) RSA Archer
10 5 (0.55%) HP Fortify
10 5 (0.55%) Nmap
10 5 (0.55%) WebInspect
11 4 (0.44%) Puppet
12 3 (0.33%) Ansible
13 2 (0.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 79 (8.67%) Microsoft
2 56 (6.15%) Splunk
3 49 (5.38%) McAfee
3 49 (5.38%) Symantec
4 45 (4.94%) CyberArk
5 43 (4.72%) Palo Alto
6 38 (4.17%) Cisco
7 32 (3.51%) Qualys
8 30 (3.29%) Aveksa
9 28 (3.07%) CheckPoint
10 23 (2.52%) Apple
11 20 (2.20%) LogRhythm
12 17 (1.87%) AlienVault
12 17 (1.87%) ArcSight
12 17 (1.87%) SolarWinds
12 17 (1.87%) Varonis
13 16 (1.76%) Bomgar
14 12 (1.32%) Forcepoint
15 11 (1.21%) IBM
15 11 (1.21%) Radware