Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 132 143
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11 -2
Permanent jobs citing CISM 13 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.67% 0.38% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.82% 1.43% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 4
Wales median annual salary £40,210 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.65% - -25.00%
10th Percentile £38,819 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £61,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £63,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +2.36% +5.83% -

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 Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wales
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 461 560 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 23.92% 26.35% 26.43%
Number of salaries quoted 292 429 594
Wales median annual salary £41,200 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +14.29% -7.89%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,050 £52,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -1.10% +1.11%

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing CISM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for CISM in Wales

CISM
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISM in Wales.

Salary trend for CISM in Wales

CISM
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISM in Wales over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for CISM in Wales

CISM
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the Wales region over the 6 months to 16 July 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
West Wales +23 8 £40,210 -10.65%
South Wales +13 5 £52,500 - 2
CISM
UK

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for CISM.

1 13 (100.00%) CISSP
1 13 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (69.23%) Risk Management
2 9 (69.23%) Security Architecture
3 8 (61.54%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (53.85%) Degree
4 7 (53.85%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (53.85%) SABSA
5 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
6 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (15.38%) CCIE
7 2 (15.38%) CCNP
7 2 (15.38%) GIAC
7 2 (15.38%) Firewall
7 2 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (15.38%) OWASP
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
7 2 (15.38%) SIEM
7 2 (15.38%) Data Privacy
7 2 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (15.38%) GDPR
7 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (7.69%) Due Diligence
8 1 (7.69%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Consultant
1 7 (53.85%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 7 (53.85%) Security Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Information Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Information Officer
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) IT Architect
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Officer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (69.23%) Risk Management
2 9 (69.23%) Security Architecture
3 8 (61.54%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (53.85%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (53.85%) SABSA
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Data Privacy
5 2 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (15.38%) OWASP
5 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (15.38%) SIEM
5 2 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.69%) Actionable Insight
6 1 (7.69%) Due Diligence
6 1 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (7.69%) Internal Audit
6 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) CISSP
2 7 (53.85%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) CCIE
3 2 (15.38%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) GIAC
4 1 (7.69%) CEH
4 1 (7.69%) CISA
4 1 (7.69%) GISP
4 1 (7.69%) GPEN
4 1 (7.69%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (7.69%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
4 1 (7.69%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
2 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (15.38%) GDPR
4 1 (7.69%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) LexisNexis