Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 279 272 259
Rank change year-on-year -7 -13 +29
Permanent jobs citing CISM 56 61 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.54% 0.61% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.88% 1.98% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 46 51 52
South West median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -21.43% +33.33%
10th Percentile £34,000 £36,250 £36,750
90th Percentile £71,875 £64,250 £90,000
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 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 2,979 3,078 3,541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 28.93% 30.57% 32.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2,246 2,366 2,791
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £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 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 22 October 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 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
Bristol -4 23 £55,000 +28.28% 9
Wiltshire 0 13 £55,000 -12.00% 3
Gloucestershire +4 10 £38,000 -33.91% 4
Dorset - 7 £57,500 - 3
Devon - 2 £65,000 -
Somerset +31 1 £80,000 +39.13%
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 South West region with a requirement for CISM.

1 54 (96.43%) CISSP
2 52 (92.86%) Information Security
3 35 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (37.50%) CISA
5 20 (35.71%) PCI DSS
6 16 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
6 16 (28.57%) Management Information System
7 14 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
8 12 (21.43%) GDPR
8 12 (21.43%) Web Services
8 12 (21.43%) Security Architecture
8 12 (21.43%) Information Assurance
9 11 (19.64%) SIEM
9 11 (19.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (19.64%) Risk Management
10 10 (17.86%) Finance
10 10 (17.86%) SANS
11 9 (16.07%) CESG
11 9 (16.07%) OWASP
11 9 (16.07%) Data Protection
11 9 (16.07%) PKI
12 8 (14.29%) Degree
12 8 (14.29%) Process Management
12 8 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
13 7 (12.50%) ITIL
13 7 (12.50%) PCI QSA
14 6 (10.71%) SDLC
14 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (10.71%) Security Management
14 6 (10.71%) Regulatory Compliance

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.36%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (1.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) Big Data
General
1 10 (17.86%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Aerospace
2 3 (5.36%) Legal
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Back Office
3 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Security Manager
2 15 (26.79%) Information Manager
3 14 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
4 12 (21.43%) Analyst
4 12 (21.43%) Consultant
4 12 (21.43%) Security Analyst
4 12 (21.43%) Security Consultant
5 8 (14.29%) Information Analyst
5 8 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
6 7 (12.50%) Architect
6 7 (12.50%) Security Architect
7 6 (10.71%) Security Officer
8 5 (8.93%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 5 (8.93%) Information Security Consultant
8 5 (8.93%) Information Security Officer
8 5 (8.93%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (8.93%) Senior Information Analyst
8 5 (8.93%) Senior Information Security Analyst
8 5 (8.93%) Senior Security Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.43%) Web Services
2 4 (7.14%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 9 (16.07%) CESG
2 9 (16.07%) PKI
3 8 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.36%) Cyberattack
5 3 (5.36%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.79%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.79%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Unix
1 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (92.86%) Information Security
2 16 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (21.43%) Information Assurance
3 12 (21.43%) Security Architecture
4 11 (19.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (19.64%) Risk Management
4 11 (19.64%) SIEM
5 9 (16.07%) Data Protection
5 9 (16.07%) OWASP
6 8 (14.29%) Process Management
7 7 (12.50%) ITIL
8 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (10.71%) Regulatory Compliance
8 6 (10.71%) SDLC
8 6 (10.71%) Security Management
9 5 (8.93%) ISMS
9 5 (8.93%) Presales
10 4 (7.14%) Business Development
10 4 (7.14%) Data Privacy
10 4 (7.14%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 54 (96.43%) CISSP
2 21 (37.50%) CISA
3 14 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 10 (17.86%) SANS
5 8 (14.29%) Degree
6 7 (12.50%) PCI QSA
7 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
8 3 (5.36%) CEH
8 3 (5.36%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (5.36%) CRISC
8 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.57%) SSCP
10 1 (1.79%) CISMP
10 1 (1.79%) CREST Certified
10 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.79%) GIAC
10 1 (1.79%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 1 (1.79%) MCSA
10 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (35.71%) PCI DSS
3 12 (21.43%) GDPR
4 6 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 5 (8.93%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (5.36%) COBIT
6 3 (5.36%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (3.57%) QA
8 1 (1.79%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Firmware
1 1 (1.79%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) FortiGate
1 1 (1.79%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.36%) Google
3 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco
3 1 (1.79%) CyberArk
3 1 (1.79%) LogRhythm
3 1 (1.79%) Sun
3 1 (1.79%) Symantec
3 1 (1.79%) Thales