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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
England / South West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 202 234
Rank change year-on-year -12 +32  
Permanent jobs citing CISM 28 33 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.53% 0.63% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.67% 2.07% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 9
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -22.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.79%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West.

Academic & Professional Certification
South West
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1680 1593 1774
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 31.75% 30.38% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1298 1255 1389
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% +3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,988 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing CISM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cornwall - 13 £55,000 -
Bristol -25 11 £38,250 -10.00% 1
Gloucestershire -8 2 - - 1
Wiltshire -1 1 £80,000 +14.28% 1
Somerset - 1 £57,500 - 1
CISM
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 58 (95.08%) CISSP
2 33 (54.10%) Information Security
2 33 (54.10%) Cybersecurity
3 28 (45.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (40.98%) Security Cleared
5 24 (39.34%) Telecoms
6 20 (32.79%) Risk Management
7 17 (27.87%) ITIL
8 16 (26.23%) SIEM
9 15 (24.59%) Splunk
9 15 (24.59%) Rapid7
9 15 (24.59%) LogRhythm
9 15 (24.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 15 (24.59%) RHCSA
9 15 (24.59%) AlienVault
9 15 (24.59%) RHCA
9 15 (24.59%) Nessus
9 15 (24.59%) Snort
9 15 (24.59%) Acunetix
9 15 (24.59%) Business Development
9 15 (24.59%) Unix
9 15 (24.59%) C
9 15 (24.59%) Java
9 15 (24.59%) JavaScript
9 15 (24.59%) Linux
9 15 (24.59%) Python
9 15 (24.59%) Cisco
9 15 (24.59%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (24.59%) CCNP
9 15 (24.59%) RHCE

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (11.48%) DHCP
2 7 (11.48%) DNS
2 7 (11.48%) Firewall
2 7 (11.48%) LAN
2 7 (11.48%) Network Security
2 7 (11.48%) Software-Defined Networking
2 7 (11.48%) VPN
2 7 (11.48%) WAN
General
1 24 (39.34%) Telecoms
2 10 (16.39%) Finance
3 8 (13.11%) Banking
3 8 (13.11%) Legal
4 2 (3.28%) Military
5 1 (1.64%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.64%) Electronics
5 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.64%) Marketing
5 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (29.51%) Consultant
2 16 (26.23%) Security Engineer
3 15 (24.59%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 15 (24.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (24.59%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 8 (13.11%) Security Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) Security Consultant
5 7 (11.48%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 7 (11.48%) Information Security Consultant
6 5 (8.20%) Architect
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Information Security Consultant
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Security Consultant
6 5 (8.20%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Information Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Information Security Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Information Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 10 (16.39%) Management Information System
3 8 (13.11%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.20%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.28%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.64%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.59%) Linux
1 15 (24.59%) Unix
2 7 (11.48%) Windows
2 7 (11.48%) Windows Server
2 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.20%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (54.10%) Cybersecurity
1 33 (54.10%) Information Security
2 20 (32.79%) Risk Management
3 17 (27.87%) ITIL
4 16 (26.23%) SIEM
5 15 (24.59%) Business Development
5 15 (24.59%) Security Management
6 10 (16.39%) Mathematics
7 9 (14.75%) Incident Management
7 9 (14.75%) Information Assurance
7 9 (14.75%) Matrix Organization
7 9 (14.75%) Time Management
8 8 (13.11%) Business Continuity
8 8 (13.11%) Data Security
8 8 (13.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (13.11%) Network Architecture
8 8 (13.11%) Reverse Engineering
8 8 (13.11%) Security Architecture
8 8 (13.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 7 (11.48%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.59%) C
1 15 (24.59%) Java
1 15 (24.59%) JavaScript
1 15 (24.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 58 (95.08%) CISSP
2 25 (40.98%) Security Cleared
3 15 (24.59%) CCNP
3 15 (24.59%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (24.59%) RHCA
3 15 (24.59%) RHCE
3 15 (24.59%) RHCSA
4 14 (22.95%) Degree
5 13 (21.31%) CISA
5 13 (21.31%) DV Cleared
6 12 (19.67%) SANS
7 11 (18.03%) CESG Certified Professional
8 8 (13.11%) Computer Science Degree
9 7 (11.48%) CCNA
9 7 (11.48%) CNA
9 7 (11.48%) Network+ Certification
9 7 (11.48%) Novell Certification
9 7 (11.48%) SC Cleared
9 7 (11.48%) SSCP
9 7 (11.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (45.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (16.39%) COBIT
3 9 (14.75%) Cyber Essentials
3 9 (14.75%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.64%) GDPR
4 1 (1.64%) NIST 800
4 1 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (24.59%) Snort
2 7 (11.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.48%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (24.59%) Nessus
2 2 (3.28%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Acunetix
1 15 (24.59%) AlienVault
1 15 (24.59%) Cisco
1 15 (24.59%) LogRhythm
1 15 (24.59%) Rapid7
1 15 (24.59%) Splunk
2 7 (11.48%) Dell
2 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.48%) SonicWALL
2 7 (11.48%) VMware
3 1 (1.64%) SAP
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