Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 266 310 243
Rank change year-on-year +44 -67 +53
Permanent jobs citing CISM 108 85 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.80% 0.57% 1.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.15% 2.47% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 77 44 119
Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +7.32%
10th Percentile £37,249 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,550 £71,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 the Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3,427 3,436 4,816
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 25.53% 22.99% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2,350 2,770 3,535
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for CISM in the Midlands

CISM
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for CISM in the Midlands

CISM
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISM in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for CISM in the Midlands

CISM
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 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
West Midlands +54 95 £57,000 +8.57% 10
East Midlands -15 10 £66,750 +21.36% 7
CISM
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Midlands region with a requirement for CISM.

1 107 (99.07%) CISSP
2 91 (84.26%) Information Security
3 82 (75.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 69 (63.89%) PCI DSS
5 49 (45.37%) ITIL
6 47 (43.52%) Risk Management
7 43 (39.81%) Data Centre
8 39 (36.11%) CISA
9 37 (34.26%) GDPR
10 36 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
11 34 (31.48%) SIEM
12 30 (27.78%) Data Protection
13 28 (25.93%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 25 (23.15%) SC Cleared
14 25 (23.15%) Security Cleared
14 25 (23.15%) Management Information System
15 24 (22.22%) Service Delivery
15 24 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
16 20 (18.52%) ISMS
17 19 (17.59%) Cybersecurity
18 18 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
19 17 (15.74%) IT Governance
19 17 (15.74%) Information Security Management
19 17 (15.74%) Security Management
20 15 (13.89%) Security Testing
20 15 (13.89%) CEH
21 14 (12.96%) Business Continuity
21 14 (12.96%) Data Security
21 14 (12.96%) Microsoft
22 13 (12.04%) DNS

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 12 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.70%) Apache
Business Applications
1 9 (8.33%) assyst
2 7 (6.48%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.04%) DNS
2 8 (7.41%) Firewall
2 8 (7.41%) HTTP
3 5 (4.63%) Network Security
3 5 (4.63%) VoIP
4 4 (3.70%) DHCP
5 3 (2.78%) Wireless
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (0.93%) PBX
6 1 (0.93%) SMS
6 1 (0.93%) VPN
6 1 (0.93%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) AppScan
General
1 12 (11.11%) Retail
2 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.78%) Finance
4 2 (1.85%) Legal
4 2 (1.85%) Local Government
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (41.67%) Security Manager
2 29 (26.85%) Information Manager
2 29 (26.85%) Information Security Manager
3 20 (18.52%) Analyst
3 20 (18.52%) Security Analyst
4 18 (16.67%) Compliance Manager
4 18 (16.67%) Security Compliance Manager
5 16 (14.81%) Information Security Compliance Manager
6 14 (12.96%) Security Officer
7 13 (12.04%) Information Analyst
7 13 (12.04%) Information Security Analyst
8 12 (11.11%) Information Officer
8 12 (11.11%) Information Security Officer
9 11 (10.19%) IT Manager
10 10 (9.26%) IT Security Manager
11 9 (8.33%) Compliance Officer
11 9 (8.33%) Information Security Compliance Officer
11 9 (8.33%) Security Compliance Officer
12 7 (6.48%) IT Analyst
12 7 (6.48%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 43 (39.81%) Data Centre
2 25 (23.15%) Management Information System
3 13 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (11.11%) CESG
5 9 (8.33%) BYOD
6 8 (7.41%) Data Protection Act
6 8 (7.41%) Freedom of Information
7 7 (6.48%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (1.85%) PKI
10 2 (1.85%) Security Operations Centre
11 1 (0.93%) Cybercrime
11 1 (0.93%) Life Science
11 1 (0.93%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.70%) Windows
1 4 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (84.26%) Information Security
2 49 (45.37%) ITIL
3 47 (43.52%) Risk Management
4 34 (31.48%) SIEM
5 30 (27.78%) Data Protection
6 24 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
6 24 (22.22%) Service Delivery
7 20 (18.52%) ISMS
8 19 (17.59%) Cybersecurity
9 18 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
10 17 (15.74%) Information Security Management
10 17 (15.74%) IT Governance
10 17 (15.74%) Security Management
11 15 (13.89%) Security Testing
12 14 (12.96%) Business Continuity
12 14 (12.96%) Data Security
13 13 (12.04%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (11.11%) Cryptography
15 11 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (10.19%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.93%) C
1 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 107 (99.07%) CISSP
2 39 (36.11%) CISA
3 25 (23.15%) SC Cleared
3 25 (23.15%) Security Cleared
4 15 (13.89%) CEH
5 12 (11.11%) CRISC
5 12 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (10.19%) Degree
7 8 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (5.56%) MCSE
8 6 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (5.56%) SANS
9 5 (4.63%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 4 (3.70%) CCNA
10 4 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (2.78%) GIAC
11 3 (2.78%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
12 2 (1.85%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 2 (1.85%) CESG Certified Professional
12 2 (1.85%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (75.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 69 (63.89%) PCI DSS
3 37 (34.26%) GDPR
4 36 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
5 28 (25.93%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 12 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 7 (6.48%) QA
8 5 (4.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 5 (4.63%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 4 (3.70%) ISO 31000
10 2 (1.85%) IASME
10 2 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.93%) COBIT
11 1 (0.93%) GPG13
11 1 (0.93%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.93%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.93%) NIST 800
11 1 (0.93%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (4.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Computer Incident Response Team
1 1 (0.93%) HP Fortify
1 1 (0.93%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 14 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.63%) HP
2 5 (4.63%) VMware
3 4 (3.70%) Dell
4 3 (2.78%) LogRhythm
5 2 (1.85%) ArcSight
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco
6 1 (0.93%) IBM
6 1 (0.93%) Qualys
6 1 (0.93%) Splunk
6 1 (0.93%) Veracode