Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 137 152
Rank change year-on-year +3 +15 +3
Permanent jobs citing CISM 9 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.46% 0.45% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.80% 1.70% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 4
Wales median annual salary £45,105 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.23% -10.00% -44.44%
10th Percentile £38,819 £38,125 £42,500
90th Percentile £60,500 £80,925 £57,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

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 499 587 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 25.56% 26.25% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 331 446 630
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,250 £36,388
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.58% +5.12% -9.03%
10th Percentile £23,125 £23,375 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,500 £50,800
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +12 5 £40,105 -10.88% 1
South Wales +22 4 £52,500 -17.97% 3
CISM
UK

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 9 (100.00%) CISSP
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Security Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (33.33%) SABSA
3 3 (33.33%) GDPR
3 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) CISA
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (22.22%) CCIE
4 2 (22.22%) CCNP
4 2 (22.22%) OWASP
4 2 (22.22%) IT Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (22.22%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (22.22%) Data Privacy
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) SIEM
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management

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 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Security Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Security Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Information Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Security Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Information Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Information Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) IT Architect
3 1 (11.11%) IT Security Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Security Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Security Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) SABSA
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Data Privacy
4 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (22.22%) IT Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (22.22%) OWASP
4 2 (22.22%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (22.22%) SIEM
4 2 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (11.11%) Threat Intelligence
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (33.33%) CISA
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) CCIE
3 2 (22.22%) CCNP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (11.11%) GIAC
4 1 (11.11%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) GDPR
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (11.11%) COBIT