Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 299 267 264
Rank change year-on-year -32 -3 +71
Permanent jobs citing CISM 36 77 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.36% 0.73% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.22% 2.24% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 26 66 73
South West median annual salary £52,750 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.08% +9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £38,500 £50,625 £42,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £88,125 £73,099
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +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 the South West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South West
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,959 3,439 3,661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.36% 32.75% 31.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2,194 2,700 2,967
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,163 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for CISM in the South West

CISM
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for CISM in the South West

CISM
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISM in the South West over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for CISM in the South West

CISM
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 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
Bristol -38 18 £53,750 -32.81%
Gloucestershire +26 8 £75,000 +7.14% 1
Devon +12 3 £49,500 +1.54%
Wiltshire -3 2 £42,750 -17.39%
Somerset - 2 - -
Cornwall - 2 £55,000 - 1
CISM
England

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

1 36 (100.00%) CISSP
2 28 (77.78%) Information Security
3 19 (52.78%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (38.89%) CESG Certified Professional
6 10 (27.78%) PCI DSS
7 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 8 (22.22%) Finance
8 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
9 6 (16.67%) Data Privacy
9 6 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
9 6 (16.67%) Records Management
9 6 (16.67%) Cyber Resilience
9 6 (16.67%) Risk Management
9 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
10 5 (13.89%) Data Protection
10 5 (13.89%) SCADA
10 5 (13.89%) ISACA
10 5 (13.89%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (13.89%) CISA
10 5 (13.89%) GDPR
11 4 (11.11%) IT Audit
11 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
11 4 (11.11%) Security Management
11 4 (11.11%) SIEM
12 3 (8.33%) Snort
12 3 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
12 3 (8.33%) ISMS
12 3 (8.33%) RMADS
12 3 (8.33%) Mentoring

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (8.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) DHCP
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
3 1 (2.78%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (2.78%) VPN
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Electronics
3 2 (5.56%) Legal
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.56%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Automotive
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Consultant
2 18 (50.00%) Security Consultant
3 11 (30.56%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 7 (19.44%) Senior Consultant
4 7 (19.44%) Senior Security Consultant
5 6 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
7 4 (11.11%) Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Information Manager
7 4 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
7 4 (11.11%) Security Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Security Manager
8 2 (5.56%) Head of Compliance
8 2 (5.56%) Head of IT
8 2 (5.56%) Information Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Information Security Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Information Security Specialist
8 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Security Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) SCADA
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
1 2 (5.56%) Unix
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Information Security
2 19 (52.78%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 6 (16.67%) Cyber Resilience
3 6 (16.67%) Data Privacy
3 6 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (16.67%) Records Management
3 6 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 5 (13.89%) Data Protection
4 5 (13.89%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (11.11%) IT Audit
5 4 (11.11%) Security Management
5 4 (11.11%) SIEM
6 3 (8.33%) Information Security Management
6 3 (8.33%) ISMS
6 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.56%) Compliance Audit
7 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) Java
1 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
1 2 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) CISSP
2 14 (38.89%) CESG Certified Professional
3 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
5 5 (13.89%) CISA
5 5 (13.89%) ISACA
6 3 (8.33%) GIAC
6 3 (8.33%) IISP
7 2 (5.56%) CISMP
7 2 (5.56%) CLAS
7 2 (5.56%) RHCA
7 2 (5.56%) RHCE
7 2 (5.56%) RHCSA
8 1 (2.78%) CCNA
8 1 (2.78%) CCNP
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.78%) ISEB
8 1 (2.78%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (2.78%) Novell Certification
8 1 (2.78%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (27.78%) PCI DSS
3 5 (13.89%) GDPR
4 3 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (8.33%) RMADS
5 2 (5.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Snort
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Nessus
2 1 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) LogRhythm
2 2 (5.56%) Acunetix
2 2 (5.56%) AlienVault
2 2 (5.56%) Rapid7
2 2 (5.56%) SAP
2 2 (5.56%) Splunk
3 1 (2.78%) Capita
3 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco
3 1 (2.78%) Dell
3 1 (2.78%) McAfee
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL
3 1 (2.78%) Thales
3 1 (2.78%) VMware