Period
to 16 July 2018

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

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
England > North of England
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 290 279 287
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8 +111
Permanent jobs citing CISM 203 236 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.85% 0.94% 0.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.48% 4.36% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 161 159 207
North of England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +22.22%
10th Percentile £38,000 £40,000 £34,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £71,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

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 North of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North of England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 4,532 5,414 6,080
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 18.88% 21.58% 24.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3,504 4,200 5,025
North of England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.89% -4.21% +5.56%

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for CISM in the North of England

CISM
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for CISM in the North of England

CISM
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISM in the North of England over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for CISM in the North of England

CISM
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the North of England region over the 6 months to 16 July 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
North West -24 99 £55,000 - 9
Yorkshire +32 87 £57,500 +9.52% 13
North East -22 17 £68,250 +51.67% 3
CISM
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 North of England region with a requirement for CISM.

1 197 (97.04%) CISSP
2 143 (70.44%) Information Security
3 109 (53.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 101 (49.75%) CISA
5 75 (36.95%) Cybersecurity
6 62 (30.54%) PCI DSS
7 61 (30.05%) Security Architecture
7 61 (30.05%) Finance
8 57 (28.08%) Risk Management
9 51 (25.12%) Degree
10 46 (22.66%) GDPR
11 38 (18.72%) Penetration Testing
12 36 (17.73%) Security Management
13 31 (15.27%) CSSLP
14 30 (14.78%) Management Information System
14 30 (14.78%) SANS
15 29 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
16 28 (13.79%) Information Security Management
16 28 (13.79%) Legal
16 28 (13.79%) Cryptography
16 28 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
17 26 (12.81%) Amazon AWS
17 26 (12.81%) CRISC
18 24 (11.82%) Banking
19 23 (11.33%) Firewall
19 23 (11.33%) SIEM
19 23 (11.33%) Security Operations
20 21 (10.34%) CESG Certified Professional
20 21 (10.34%) TOGAF
21 20 (9.85%) CEH

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 3 (1.48%) Confluence
1 3 (1.48%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.49%) Apache
2 1 (0.49%) CMS
2 1 (0.49%) IIS
2 1 (0.49%) JBoss
2 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (12.81%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (8.87%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.97%) Office 365
5 3 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.48%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.33%) Firewall
2 18 (8.87%) Network Security
3 12 (5.91%) Internet
4 6 (2.96%) WebEx
5 4 (1.97%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.48%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (0.99%) Sourcefire
8 1 (0.49%) Broadband
8 1 (0.49%) Intranet
8 1 (0.49%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.49%) LAN
8 1 (0.49%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.49%) SMS
8 1 (0.49%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.49%) VPN
8 1 (0.49%) WAN
8 1 (0.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.46%) Big Data
2 2 (0.99%) GIS
2 2 (0.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.48%) JIRA
2 2 (0.99%) AppScan
General
1 61 (30.05%) Finance
2 28 (13.79%) Legal
3 24 (11.82%) Banking
4 9 (4.43%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.94%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.45%) Retail Banking
7 6 (2.96%) Law
8 5 (2.46%) Publishing
8 5 (2.46%) Retail
9 4 (1.97%) Front Office
10 3 (1.48%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.99%) Local Government
12 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (29.56%) Security Manager
2 39 (19.21%) Architect
2 39 (19.21%) Security Architect
3 37 (18.23%) Analyst
4 32 (15.76%) Information Manager
4 32 (15.76%) Information Security Manager
5 28 (13.79%) Security Analyst
6 17 (8.37%) Information Analyst
6 17 (8.37%) Information Security Analyst
7 15 (7.39%) Security Specialist
8 14 (6.90%) IT Architect
8 14 (6.90%) IT Security Architect
9 12 (5.91%) Consultant
9 12 (5.91%) Security Consultant
9 12 (5.91%) Security Engineer
10 11 (5.42%) IT Manager
11 10 (4.93%) CISSP Analyst
11 10 (4.93%) Compliance Manager
11 10 (4.93%) Risk Analyst
12 9 (4.43%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.40%) Middleware
2 11 (5.42%) Web Services
3 1 (0.49%) .NET
3 1 (0.49%) LDAP
3 1 (0.49%) OAuth
3 1 (0.49%) SAML
3 1 (0.49%) SPNEGO
3 1 (0.49%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.78%) Management Information System
2 15 (7.39%) CESG
3 14 (6.90%) Cyber Defence
4 11 (5.42%) PKI
5 9 (4.43%) Cyberattack
6 8 (3.94%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.94%) Life Science
6 8 (3.94%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (3.94%) Smart Meter
7 6 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.96%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (2.96%) Virtual Team
8 5 (2.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (2.46%) Smart Energy
9 4 (1.97%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 4 (1.97%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.97%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (1.48%) Freedom of Information
10 3 (1.48%) Freedom of Information Act
10 3 (1.48%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.87%) Windows
2 14 (6.90%) Linux
3 9 (4.43%) AIX
4 2 (0.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (70.44%) Information Security
2 75 (36.95%) Cybersecurity
3 61 (30.05%) Security Architecture
4 57 (28.08%) Risk Management
5 38 (18.72%) Penetration Testing
6 36 (17.73%) Security Management
7 29 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 28 (13.79%) Cryptography
8 28 (13.79%) Information Security Management
9 23 (11.33%) Security Operations
9 23 (11.33%) SIEM
10 21 (10.34%) TOGAF
11 20 (9.85%) OWASP
12 18 (8.87%) Artificial Intelligence
12 18 (8.87%) Data Protection
12 18 (8.87%) Security Testing
13 17 (8.37%) ITIL
13 17 (8.37%) Risk Analysis
14 16 (7.88%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (7.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.48%) PowerShell
2 2 (0.99%) Bash Shell
2 2 (0.99%) Perl
2 2 (0.99%) PHP
2 2 (0.99%) Python
2 2 (0.99%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.49%) Java
Qualifications
1 197 (97.04%) CISSP
2 101 (49.75%) CISA
3 51 (25.12%) Degree
4 31 (15.27%) CSSLP
5 30 (14.78%) SANS
6 26 (12.81%) CRISC
7 21 (10.34%) CESG Certified Professional
8 20 (9.85%) CEH
9 18 (8.87%) SSCP
10 17 (8.37%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 16 (7.88%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (6.90%) CompTIA Security+
13 12 (5.91%) GIAC
14 10 (4.93%) Security Cleared
15 7 (3.45%) CCNP
16 6 (2.96%) CGEIT
16 6 (2.96%) CISMP
17 5 (2.46%) (ISC)2 CCSP
18 4 (1.97%) CCNA
18 4 (1.97%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (53.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 62 (30.54%) PCI DSS
3 46 (22.66%) GDPR
4 19 (9.36%) COBIT
5 18 (8.87%) GCP
5 18 (8.87%) HIPAA
6 13 (6.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 11 (5.42%) Cyber Essentials
8 10 (4.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (3.94%) IASME
9 8 (3.94%) ISO 9001
10 5 (2.46%) PMO
11 4 (1.97%) ISO 22301
12 2 (0.99%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 2 (0.99%) SLA
13 1 (0.49%) Actionable Recommendations
13 1 (0.49%) COSO
13 1 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 1 (0.49%) NIST 800
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.46%) CSIRT
2 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (1.48%) Nessus
3 2 (0.99%) HP Fortify
3 2 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 18 (8.87%) Veracode
2 12 (5.91%) Capita
3 9 (4.43%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.45%) CheckPoint
4 7 (3.45%) Cisco
5 6 (2.96%) Darktrace
6 5 (2.46%) Forcepoint
7 4 (1.97%) Digital Shadows
8 3 (1.48%) VMware
9 2 (0.99%) Dell KACE
9 2 (0.99%) IBM
9 2 (0.99%) Juniper
9 2 (0.99%) LogRhythm
9 2 (0.99%) Symantec
9 2 (0.99%) Trend Micro
10 1 (0.49%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (0.49%) F5
10 1 (0.49%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.49%) Google
10 1 (0.49%) SonicWALL