Period
to 23 February 2019

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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 119 134 141
Rank change year-on-year +15 +7 +11
Permanent jobs citing CISM 9 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.50% 0.26% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.55% 1.02% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 5
Wales median annual salary £70,000 £50,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -39.39% +50.00%
10th Percentile £40,562 £39,000 £42,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £71,250 £91,650
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 353 492 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 19.44% 25.56% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 268 344 486
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £24,700 £22,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,946 £57,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 February 2019.

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 February 2019. 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 +8 8 £70,000 +7.69%
West Wales -2 1 £36,412 -8.97%
CISM
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, 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 9 (100.00%) CISSP
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (77.78%) Security Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (33.33%) Google
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (11.11%) SABSA
5 1 (11.11%) Kali Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Fintech
5 1 (11.11%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) GDPR
5 1 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (11.11%) Threat Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) CISA
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) GIAC
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (11.11%) GCIH
5 1 (11.11%) Nessus
5 1 (11.11%) Nmap
5 1 (11.11%) PKI
5 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Head of Architecture
1 3 (33.33%) Head of Security
1 3 (33.33%) Information Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Information Security Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Information Officer
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Security Officer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Fintech
1 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (77.78%) Security Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security Governance
5 1 (11.11%) ISMS
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (11.11%) SABSA
5 1 (11.11%) SIEM
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Threat Intelligence
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) CISA
2 1 (11.11%) CRISC
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) GCIH
2 1 (11.11%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (11.11%) GDPR
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nessus
1 1 (11.11%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Google
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft