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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
UK / Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 93 95
Permanent jobs citing CISM 0 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales - 0.23% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.91% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Median salary - £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.79%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wales
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 255 329 431
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 25.55% 25.11% 30.76%
Number of salaries quoted 204 279 361
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,747 £21,325 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,450 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing CISM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 7 (100.00%) CISSP
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Security Architecture
3 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (71.43%) SABSA
3 5 (71.43%) RMADS
3 5 (71.43%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (71.43%) CESG
3 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
3 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
3 5 (71.43%) SEO
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
4 2 (28.57%) Security Management
4 2 (28.57%) CEH
4 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 2 (28.57%) GDPR
4 2 (28.57%) SIEM
4 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (28.57%) Information Governance
4 2 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Finance

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 (28.57%) Firewall
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Security Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Security Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Information Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) CESG
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (71.43%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
2 5 (71.43%) SABSA
2 5 (71.43%) Security Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) SEO
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) Information Governance
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) SIEM
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (71.43%) RMADS
3 2 (28.57%) GDPR