Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 105 74
Rank change year-on-year +28 -31 -7
Permanent jobs citing CISM 6 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.67% 0.55% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.47% 1.94% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 2
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +3.63% -3.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £45,325
90th Percentile £50,125 £65,000 £53,775
North West median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +16.50% +3.00%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 173 361 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 19.37% 28.29% 29.04%
Number of salaries quoted 132 198 165
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -1.23%
10th Percentile £22,513 £24,500 £25,850
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £59,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% -2.50%

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for CISM in Merseyside

CISM
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for CISM in Merseyside

CISM
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
Liverpool +24 6 £42,500 -15.00% 1
CISM
North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for CISM.

1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (66.67%) CISA
4 3 (50.00%) SIEM
5 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 2 (33.33%) GDPR
5 2 (33.33%) Network Security
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
6 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
6 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (16.67%) Wireless
6 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (16.67%) DMZ
6 1 (16.67%) Project Management
6 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (16.67%) LAN
6 1 (16.67%) WAN
6 1 (16.67%) VPN
6 1 (16.67%) IPv4
6 1 (16.67%) IPv6
6 1 (16.67%) Wireless Security
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (16.67%) COBIT

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) DMZ
2 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (16.67%) IPv4
2 1 (16.67%) IPv6
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless Security
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Information Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (50.00%) SIEM
4 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) GDPR
3 1 (16.67%) COBIT
3 1 (16.67%) ISO 22301
3 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 1 (16.67%) Splunk