Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 293 285 263
Rank change year-on-year -8 -22 +58
Permanent jobs citing CISM 45 59 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.43% 0.57% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.46% 1.84% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 35 50 52
South West median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.00% +21.36%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,750 £36,750
90th Percentile £85,500 £64,400 £78,625
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%

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 3,090 3,203 3,549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.55% 30.82% 32.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2,287 2,515 2,823
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £24,856 £22,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +18 26 £57,500 +41.98% 9
Wiltshire +3 8 £47,500 -32.14% 3
Dorset - 5 - -
Gloucestershire +12 3 £65,000 +13.04%
Devon - 2 £65,000 -
Somerset +25 1 £80,000 +39.13% 1
CISM
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 44 (97.78%) CISSP
2 38 (84.44%) Information Security
3 25 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (40.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 17 (37.78%) CISA
6 15 (33.33%) Security Architecture
7 13 (28.89%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (26.67%) PKI
9 11 (24.44%) SANS
9 11 (24.44%) Information Assurance
9 11 (24.44%) PCI DSS
10 10 (22.22%) CESG
10 10 (22.22%) Risk Management
11 9 (20.00%) Data Protection
11 9 (20.00%) Security Cleared
12 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
13 7 (15.56%) C
13 7 (15.56%) Web Services
13 7 (15.56%) ITIL
13 7 (15.56%) OWASP
13 7 (15.56%) SIEM
13 7 (15.56%) Business Development
13 7 (15.56%) Degree
13 7 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (15.56%) GDPR
14 6 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 6 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
14 6 (13.33%) COBIT
14 6 (13.33%) CEH
15 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management

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 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Firewall
1 4 (8.89%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (2.22%) VPN
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Back Office
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Consultant
1 12 (26.67%) Security Consultant
2 10 (22.22%) Architect
2 10 (22.22%) Security Architect
3 7 (15.56%) Information Security Consultant
3 7 (15.56%) Security Manager
4 6 (13.33%) Information Manager
4 6 (13.33%) Security Officer
5 5 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
5 5 (11.11%) Information Security Officer
6 4 (8.89%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Information Security Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Security Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) IT Security Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Risk Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Security Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Security Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) Web Services
2 3 (6.67%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) PKI
2 10 (22.22%) CESG
3 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
4 6 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (6.67%) Cyberattack
5 3 (6.67%) Private Cloud
5 3 (6.67%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.22%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Unix
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (84.44%) Information Security
2 15 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 13 (28.89%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (24.44%) Information Assurance
5 10 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 9 (20.00%) Data Protection
7 7 (15.56%) Business Development
7 7 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (15.56%) ITIL
7 7 (15.56%) OWASP
7 7 (15.56%) SIEM
8 5 (11.11%) Data Security
8 5 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.89%) Data Loss Prevention
9 4 (8.89%) Matrix Organization
9 4 (8.89%) Presales
10 3 (6.67%) Forensic Analysis
10 3 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (97.78%) CISSP
2 18 (40.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 17 (37.78%) CISA
4 11 (24.44%) SANS
5 9 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 7 (15.56%) Degree
7 6 (13.33%) CEH
8 5 (11.11%) PCI QSA
8 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
8 5 (11.11%) SSCP
9 4 (8.89%) GIAC
10 3 (6.67%) CompTIA Security+
10 3 (6.67%) CSSLP
10 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared
11 1 (2.22%) CISMP
11 1 (2.22%) CREST Certified
11 1 (2.22%) CRISC
11 1 (2.22%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (24.44%) PCI DSS
3 7 (15.56%) GDPR
4 6 (13.33%) COBIT
4 6 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (6.67%) RMADS
6 2 (4.44%) QA
7 1 (2.22%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Firmware
1 1 (2.22%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) FortiGate
1 1 (2.22%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Capita
2 4 (8.89%) CheckPoint
2 4 (8.89%) Cisco
3 3 (6.67%) Fortinet
3 3 (6.67%) Juniper
3 3 (6.67%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.22%) CyberArk
4 1 (2.22%) LogRhythm
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.22%) Sun
4 1 (2.22%) Symantec
4 1 (2.22%) Thales