Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 292 253 274
Rank change year-on-year -39 +21 +62
Permanent jobs citing CISM 56 85 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.55% 0.78% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.82% 2.37% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 47 51 65
South West median annual salary £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.43% +27.27% +1.85%
10th Percentile £36,700 £36,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £64,250 £90,000 £72,859
England median annual salary £64,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -1.54% +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 3078 3591 3642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.99% 32.84% 30.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2364 2817 2920
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,000 £23,450
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 -27 32 £43,500 -45.63%
Cornwall - 11 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire +7 6 £57,500 -17.86%
Wiltshire -5 4 £55,000 -18.52%
Devon +18 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Somerset - 1 £57,500 - 1
CISM
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 52 (92.86%) CISSP
2 34 (60.71%) Information Security
2 34 (60.71%) Cybersecurity
3 19 (33.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 14 (25.00%) SIEM
5 12 (21.43%) Snort
5 12 (21.43%) Splunk
5 12 (21.43%) LogRhythm
6 11 (19.64%) Rapid7
6 11 (19.64%) Acunetix
6 11 (19.64%) RHCA
6 11 (19.64%) Nessus
6 11 (19.64%) Telecoms
6 11 (19.64%) Finance
6 11 (19.64%) RHCE
6 11 (19.64%) Java
6 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
6 11 (19.64%) Unix
6 11 (19.64%) Linux
6 11 (19.64%) Python
6 11 (19.64%) RHCSA
6 11 (19.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 11 (19.64%) AlienVault
7 9 (16.07%) Degree
8 8 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 8 (14.29%) CISA
8 8 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
9 7 (12.50%) Windows Server
9 7 (12.50%) SANS

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 2 (3.57%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) DHCP
1 7 (12.50%) DNS
1 7 (12.50%) Firewall
1 7 (12.50%) LAN
1 7 (12.50%) Network Security
1 7 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
1 7 (12.50%) VPN
1 7 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 11 (19.64%) Finance
1 11 (19.64%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.36%) Military
3 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) Consultant
2 18 (32.14%) Security Consultant
3 13 (23.21%) Security Engineer
4 11 (19.64%) Analyst
4 11 (19.64%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 11 (19.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (19.64%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 11 (19.64%) Security Analyst
5 8 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 7 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 7 (12.50%) Information Security Consultant
7 5 (8.93%) Information Manager
7 5 (8.93%) Information Security Manager
7 5 (8.93%) Security Manager
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Security Consultant
8 4 (7.14%) Information Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Network Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) Cyber Defence
2 3 (5.36%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (5.36%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.57%) SCADA
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.79%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Linux
1 11 (19.64%) Unix
2 7 (12.50%) Windows
2 7 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (60.71%) Cybersecurity
1 34 (60.71%) Information Security
2 14 (25.00%) SIEM
3 7 (12.50%) Data Privacy
3 7 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
3 7 (12.50%) IT Strategy
3 7 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 7 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
3 7 (12.50%) Test Management
4 6 (10.71%) Business Analysis
4 6 (10.71%) Identity Access Management
4 6 (10.71%) ISMS
4 6 (10.71%) Records Management
4 6 (10.71%) Security Management
5 5 (8.93%) Incident Management
5 5 (8.93%) Risk Management
5 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 4 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.64%) Java
1 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
1 11 (19.64%) Python
2 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (92.86%) CISSP
2 11 (19.64%) RHCA
2 11 (19.64%) RHCE
2 11 (19.64%) RHCSA
3 9 (16.07%) Degree
4 8 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
4 8 (14.29%) CISA
4 8 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 7 (12.50%) CCNA
5 7 (12.50%) CCNP
5 7 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
5 7 (12.50%) Novell Certification
5 7 (12.50%) SANS
5 7 (12.50%) SSCP
5 7 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (10.71%) SC Cleared
7 4 (7.14%) CRISC
8 3 (5.36%) APMP
8 3 (5.36%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (33.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (7.14%) GDPR
4 3 (5.36%) COBIT
5 2 (3.57%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (3.57%) HIPAA
6 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (1.79%) NIST 800
6 1 (1.79%) RMADS
6 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) Snort
2 7 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (19.64%) Nessus
2 1 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) LogRhythm
1 12 (21.43%) Splunk
2 11 (19.64%) Acunetix
2 11 (19.64%) AlienVault
2 11 (19.64%) Rapid7
3 7 (12.50%) Cisco
3 7 (12.50%) Dell
3 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.50%) SonicWALL
3 7 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (1.79%) Capita
4 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.79%) McAfee
4 1 (1.79%) Symantec
4 1 (1.79%) Thales