Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 290 280 288
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8 +90
Permanent jobs citing CISM 173 247 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.81% 1.02% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.06% 4.82% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 126 173 188
North of England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £33,409 £38,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £76,000 £72,500
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 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 4,256 5,125 5,784
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 19.86% 21.07% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3,308 4,034 4,750
North of England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 -58 79 £51,250 -4.65% 19
Yorkshire +34 73 £50,000 -4.76% 11
North East -9 21 £57,500 -11.54% 1
CISM
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 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.

1 155 (89.60%) CISSP
2 143 (82.66%) Information Security
3 99 (57.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 80 (46.24%) CISA
5 59 (34.10%) Cybersecurity
6 48 (27.75%) PCI DSS
7 44 (25.43%) Risk Management
8 41 (23.70%) GDPR
9 39 (22.54%) Degree
10 36 (20.81%) Security Management
11 35 (20.23%) Finance
11 35 (20.23%) Data Protection
12 28 (16.18%) Information Security Management
12 28 (16.18%) CEH
13 24 (13.87%) SIEM
14 22 (12.72%) Management Information System
14 22 (12.72%) Security Architecture
14 22 (12.72%) Penetration Testing
15 21 (12.14%) Security Operations
16 20 (11.56%) Incident Management
16 20 (11.56%) Firewall
16 20 (11.56%) Stakeholder Management
17 19 (10.98%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
18 18 (10.40%) Intrusion Detection
18 18 (10.40%) ISMS
19 16 (9.25%) Network Security
19 16 (9.25%) CISMP
19 16 (9.25%) Analytics
20 15 (8.67%) Identity Access Management
20 15 (8.67%) Information Assurance

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 5 (2.89%) Confluence
2 2 (1.16%) Apache
2 2 (1.16%) IIS
2 2 (1.16%) JBoss
2 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.16%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.56%) Firewall
2 18 (10.40%) Intrusion Detection
3 16 (9.25%) Network Security
4 6 (3.47%) WAN
5 5 (2.89%) LAN
6 4 (2.31%) VPN
6 4 (2.31%) Wireless
7 3 (1.73%) DMZ
7 3 (1.73%) IPv4
7 3 (1.73%) IPv6
7 3 (1.73%) NetScaler
7 3 (1.73%) Wireless Security
8 2 (1.16%) Broadband
8 2 (1.16%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (1.16%) DKIM
8 2 (1.16%) DMARC
8 2 (1.16%) Kerberos
8 2 (1.16%) SMS
8 2 (1.16%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.16%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.89%) Big Data
2 4 (2.31%) DB2
2 4 (2.31%) Hadoop
2 4 (2.31%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.16%) GIS
3 2 (1.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.89%) JIRA
2 2 (1.16%) AppScan
2 2 (1.16%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.58%) Burp Suite
General
1 35 (20.23%) Finance
2 14 (8.09%) Banking
3 10 (5.78%) Legal
4 9 (5.20%) Investment Banking
4 9 (5.20%) Law
5 8 (4.62%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.89%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) Local Government
7 1 (0.58%) Retail
7 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (30.64%) Security Manager
2 49 (28.32%) Analyst
3 41 (23.70%) Security Analyst
4 31 (17.92%) Information Analyst
4 31 (17.92%) Information Security Analyst
5 24 (13.87%) Information Manager
6 22 (12.72%) Information Security Manager
7 13 (7.51%) Head of Security
7 13 (7.51%) Senior Analyst
7 13 (7.51%) Senior Security Analyst
8 12 (6.94%) Security Engineer
9 11 (6.36%) Senior Information Analyst
9 11 (6.36%) Senior Information Security Analyst
10 10 (5.78%) Architect
10 10 (5.78%) Incident Manager
10 10 (5.78%) Security Incident Manager
11 9 (5.20%) Consultant
11 9 (5.20%) Security Architect
11 9 (5.20%) Security Consultant
12 8 (4.62%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.05%) LDAP
2 5 (2.89%) Web Services
3 3 (1.73%) Middleware
4 2 (1.16%) .NET
4 2 (1.16%) SAML
4 2 (1.16%) SPNEGO
4 2 (1.16%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.72%) Management Information System
2 11 (6.36%) Data Protection Act
3 10 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.78%) CESG
3 10 (5.78%) PKI
4 8 (4.62%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.05%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (3.47%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 6 (3.47%) Cyberattack
6 6 (3.47%) Smart Meter
7 4 (2.31%) Life Science
7 4 (2.31%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (2.31%) Smart Energy
8 3 (1.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.16%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.16%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.16%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (1.16%) Freedom of Information Act
9 2 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.78%) Windows
2 9 (5.20%) Linux
3 5 (2.89%) Unix
4 1 (0.58%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (82.66%) Information Security
2 59 (34.10%) Cybersecurity
3 44 (25.43%) Risk Management
4 36 (20.81%) Security Management
5 35 (20.23%) Data Protection
6 28 (16.18%) Information Security Management
7 24 (13.87%) SIEM
8 22 (12.72%) Penetration Testing
8 22 (12.72%) Security Architecture
9 21 (12.14%) Security Operations
10 20 (11.56%) Incident Management
10 20 (11.56%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (10.40%) ISMS
12 16 (9.25%) Analytics
13 15 (8.67%) Identity Access Management
13 15 (8.67%) Information Assurance
14 14 (8.09%) Mentoring
15 13 (7.51%) Coaching
16 12 (6.94%) Data Security
17 11 (6.36%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.73%) Python
2 2 (1.16%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.16%) Java
2 2 (1.16%) Perl
2 2 (1.16%) PHP
2 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 155 (89.60%) CISSP
2 80 (46.24%) CISA
3 39 (22.54%) Degree
4 28 (16.18%) CEH
5 19 (10.98%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 16 (9.25%) CISMP
7 15 (8.67%) ISACA
8 14 (8.09%) CRISC
8 14 (8.09%) SSCP
9 13 (7.51%) CESG Certified Professional
10 9 (5.20%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (5.20%) CompTIA Security+
10 9 (5.20%) Security Cleared
11 8 (4.62%) CREST Certified
11 8 (4.62%) SANS
12 5 (2.89%) GIAC
12 5 (2.89%) OSCP
12 5 (2.89%) Tigerscheme
13 4 (2.31%) CCNA
13 4 (2.31%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (57.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 48 (27.75%) PCI DSS
3 41 (23.70%) GDPR
4 12 (6.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 9 (5.20%) COBIT
5 9 (5.20%) Cyber Essentials
6 7 (4.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (2.89%) QA
8 4 (2.31%) IASME
9 3 (1.73%) ISO 9001
9 3 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 3 (1.73%) SLA
10 2 (1.16%) HIPAA
10 2 (1.16%) PMO
11 1 (0.58%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 7 (4.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (4.05%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (2.89%) Nessus
3 4 (2.31%) HP Fortify
4 3 (1.73%) QRadar
5 1 (0.58%) Nexpose
5 1 (0.58%) Nmap
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (4.05%) Oracle
2 6 (3.47%) Darktrace
3 5 (2.89%) CheckPoint
4 4 (2.31%) Digital Shadows
4 4 (2.31%) Splunk
4 4 (2.31%) Sybase
5 3 (1.73%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (1.73%) Blue Coat
5 3 (1.73%) F5
5 3 (1.73%) Fortinet
5 3 (1.73%) IBM
5 3 (1.73%) SonicWALL
5 3 (1.73%) Veracode
6 2 (1.16%) Cisco
6 2 (1.16%) Juniper
6 2 (1.16%) LogRhythm
6 2 (1.16%) Ping Identity
6 2 (1.16%) Qualys
6 2 (1.16%) SAP
7 1 (0.58%) SmartCo