Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 225 285 278
Rank change year-on-year +60 -7 -11
Permanent jobs citing CISM 93 52 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.93% 0.51% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.31% 1.72% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 78 42 53
South West median annual salary £57,500 £52,750 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.00% -24.64% +27.27%
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,000 £50,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £64,250 £90,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £64,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +1.56% -1.54% +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 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 2,808 3,021 3,529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.99% 29.73% 32.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2,040 2,289 2,760
South West median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 17 December 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 17 December 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 +29 41 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Gloucestershire +25 21 £38,000 -33.91% 2
Dorset - 14 £57,500 - 3
Wiltshire 0 13 £57,500 +4.55%
Somerset +22 2 £60,000 +4.35%
Devon +4 2 £65,000 +31.31%
CISM
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 92 (98.92%) CISSP
2 86 (92.47%) Information Security
3 63 (67.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 38 (40.86%) CISA
5 34 (36.56%) Cybersecurity
6 31 (33.33%) Finance
7 27 (29.03%) Management Information System
8 26 (27.96%) Risk Management
8 26 (27.96%) PCI DSS
9 21 (22.58%) GDPR
10 18 (19.35%) SIEM
11 17 (18.28%) CESG Certified Professional
12 16 (17.20%) Internal Audit
12 16 (17.20%) Process Management
12 16 (17.20%) Data Protection
12 16 (17.20%) Information Assurance
13 13 (13.98%) Regulatory Compliance
13 13 (13.98%) Security Management
14 12 (12.90%) ISMS
14 12 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 11 (11.83%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (10.75%) Risk Assessment
16 10 (10.75%) Web Services
16 10 (10.75%) Security Cleared
17 9 (9.68%) SDLC
17 9 (9.68%) Security Architecture
17 9 (9.68%) ITIL
17 9 (9.68%) Information Security Management
18 8 (8.60%) Firewall

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 4 (4.30%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.60%) Firewall
2 7 (7.53%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (5.38%) DMZ
4 4 (4.30%) Internet
5 1 (1.08%) Network Security
5 1 (1.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.08%) Big Data
General
1 31 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (7.53%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.38%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.30%) Electronics
4 4 (4.30%) Marketing
5 3 (3.23%) Aerospace
5 3 (3.23%) Legal
6 1 (1.08%) Back Office
6 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (29.03%) Analyst
1 27 (29.03%) Security Analyst
2 21 (22.58%) Security Manager
3 20 (21.51%) Consultant
3 20 (21.51%) Information Manager
3 20 (21.51%) Information Security Manager
4 19 (20.43%) Security Officer
5 17 (18.28%) Information Analyst
5 17 (18.28%) Information Security Analyst
6 16 (17.20%) Information Security Officer
6 16 (17.20%) Security Consultant
7 14 (15.05%) Information Officer
8 13 (13.98%) Senior Analyst
8 13 (13.98%) Senior Security Analyst
9 12 (12.90%) Senior Information Analyst
9 12 (12.90%) Senior Information Security Analyst
10 10 (10.75%) Risk Officer
11 8 (8.60%) Information Security Consultant
12 5 (5.38%) IT Risk Analyst
12 5 (5.38%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.75%) Web Services
2 5 (5.38%) ModSecurity
3 1 (1.08%) LDAP
3 1 (1.08%) OAuth
3 1 (1.08%) OpenID
3 1 (1.08%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.03%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.53%) CESG
2 7 (7.53%) PKI
3 6 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.30%) Cyberattack
6 3 (3.23%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.08%) Fintech
7 1 (1.08%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (92.47%) Information Security
2 34 (36.56%) Cybersecurity
3 26 (27.96%) Risk Management
4 18 (19.35%) SIEM
5 16 (17.20%) Data Protection
5 16 (17.20%) Information Assurance
5 16 (17.20%) Internal Audit
5 16 (17.20%) Process Management
6 13 (13.98%) Regulatory Compliance
6 13 (13.98%) Security Management
7 12 (12.90%) ISMS
8 11 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (11.83%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (10.75%) Risk Assessment
10 9 (9.68%) Information Security Management
10 9 (9.68%) ITIL
10 9 (9.68%) SDLC
10 9 (9.68%) Security Architecture
11 7 (7.53%) OWASP
11 7 (7.53%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.30%) C
Qualifications
1 92 (98.92%) CISSP
2 38 (40.86%) CISA
3 17 (18.28%) CESG Certified Professional
4 10 (10.75%) Security Cleared
5 7 (7.53%) SANS
5 7 (7.53%) SC Cleared
6 6 (6.45%) Degree
7 4 (4.30%) CLAS
7 4 (4.30%) CRISC
7 4 (4.30%) IISP
7 4 (4.30%) PCI QSA
8 3 (3.23%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (3.23%) MCSA
8 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (3.23%) SSCP
9 2 (2.15%) CEH
9 2 (2.15%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.15%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 1 (1.08%) CISMP
10 1 (1.08%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (67.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (27.96%) PCI DSS
3 21 (22.58%) GDPR
4 12 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 7 (7.53%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (4.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 4 (4.30%) RMADS
7 3 (3.23%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (2.15%) COBIT
9 1 (1.08%) ISO 22301
9 1 (1.08%) NIST 800
9 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.08%) NDS
1 1 (1.08%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (1.08%) FortiGate
1 1 (1.08%) OSSEC
1 1 (1.08%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (1.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (4.30%) Microsoft
1 4 (4.30%) SAP
2 3 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (1.08%) CA
3 1 (1.08%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.08%) ForgeRock
3 1 (1.08%) IBM
3 1 (1.08%) LogRhythm
3 1 (1.08%) Micro Focus
3 1 (1.08%) NetIQ
3 1 (1.08%) Novell
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle
3 1 (1.08%) Ping Identity
3 1 (1.08%) Sun
3 1 (1.08%) Thales