Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 133 147
Rank change year-on-year +13 +14 +10
Permanent jobs citing CISM 13 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.67% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.10% 1.08% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 5
Wales median annual salary £40,210 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.65% - -18.18%
10th Percentile £33,122 £41,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £49,160 £47,500 £78,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 420 465 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 21.53% 23.30% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 285 400 599
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £20,925
90th Percentile £60,750 £56,375 £57,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +24 10 £40,210 -10.65%
South Wales -9 3 £52,500 -
CISM
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 11 (84.62%) Risk Management
3 10 (76.92%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (69.23%) Degree
4 9 (69.23%) Security Architecture
4 9 (69.23%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (69.23%) SABSA
5 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
6 2 (15.38%) GDPR
6 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (15.38%) GIAC
7 1 (7.69%) CISA
7 1 (7.69%) Unix
7 1 (7.69%) Windows
7 1 (7.69%) Linux
7 1 (7.69%) LAN
7 1 (7.69%) WAN
7 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.69%) DNS
7 1 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (7.69%) CEH
7 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (7.69%) COBIT
7 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
7 1 (7.69%) ISMS
7 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
7 1 (7.69%) Information Security Governance
7 1 (7.69%) GPEN

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 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Consultant
1 9 (69.23%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 9 (69.23%) Security Consultant
2 7 (53.85%) Senior Consultant
2 7 (53.85%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
2 7 (53.85%) Senior Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Information Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Information Officer
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Information Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Officer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (84.62%) Risk Management
3 10 (76.92%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (69.23%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (69.23%) SABSA
4 9 (69.23%) Security Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (7.69%) Actionable Insight
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Critical Thinking
6 1 (7.69%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Due Diligence
6 1 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security Governance
6 1 (7.69%) Internal Audit
6 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
6 1 (7.69%) Threat Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Threat Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) CISSP
2 9 (69.23%) Degree
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 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (15.38%) GDPR
2 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (7.69%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) LexisNexis