Period
to 22 November 2017

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

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 150 148
Rank change year-on-year +12 -2 -3
Permanent jobs citing CISM 5 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.24% 0.23% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.97% 0.85% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 12
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £82,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -48.48% +50.00% +29.41%
10th Percentile £39,450 £55,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £67,750 £91,650 £58,625
UK 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 Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wales
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 517 709 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 24.87% 26.87% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 431 606 706
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,434
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.23% +1.24%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,260
90th Percentile £57,946 £57,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 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
South Wales +30 3 £72,500 -12.12% 1
West Wales - 1 £40,000 -
North Wales - 1 £42,500 -
CISM
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 Wales region with a requirement for CISM.

1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) ISMS
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (40.00%) GDPR
3 2 (40.00%) CRISC
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) CISA
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Law
3 2 (40.00%) MBA
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) CISMP
4 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (20.00%) PCI QSA
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall

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 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (40.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Head of Information
1 2 (40.00%) Head of Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) Head of Security
1 2 (40.00%) Information Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Information Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) ISMS
2 3 (60.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 3 (60.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (20.00%) SIEM
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) CISA
2 2 (40.00%) CRISC
2 2 (40.00%) MBA
3 1 (20.00%) CISMP
3 1 (20.00%) CREST Certified
3 1 (20.00%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) GDPR
3 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft