CISM Jobs with Work from Home Options

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
UK > Work from Home

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 353 303 452
Rank change year-on-year -50 +149 -67
Permanent jobs citing CISM 234 469 443
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.70% 1.07% 0.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.49% 4.19% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 183 372 370
10th Percentile £39,978 £46,500 £48,375
25th Percentile £56,809 £53,970 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £84,919 £83,750 £81,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +7.41% +3.85%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Work from Home

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 9,386 11,192 15,104
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 27.90% 25.57% 22.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5,907 6,778 8,565
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,988 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,000 £60,000 £59,313
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +1.16% +7.84%
75th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £76,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £54,000 £57,810 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.59% +5.11% -

CISM
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing CISM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

CISM trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing CISM.

CISM salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing CISM over the 6 months to 20 April 2024.

CISM salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

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Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 66 (28.21%) Azure
2 50 (21.37%) AWS
3 25 (10.68%) SaaS
4 13 (5.56%) Microsoft 365
4 13 (5.56%) PaaS
5 11 (4.70%) Entra ID
5 11 (4.70%) IaaS
6 9 (3.85%) GCP
7 6 (2.56%) Azure Sentinel
7 6 (2.56%) Azure Service Fabric
8 5 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.71%) Microsoft Purview
10 3 (1.28%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.85%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 33 (14.10%) SD-WAN
1 33 (14.10%) WAN
2 17 (7.26%) Firewall
3 16 (6.84%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.99%) Network Security
5 4 (1.71%) Cisco IPT
5 4 (1.71%) DNS
6 3 (1.28%) VPN
7 1 (0.43%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.43%) SAN
7 1 (0.43%) Wireless
7 1 (0.43%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (1.28%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.85%) Power BI
4 1 (0.43%) Big Data
4 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (1.71%) Jenkins
General
1 62 (26.50%) Social Skills
2 52 (22.22%) Finance
3 19 (8.12%) Legal
3 19 (8.12%) Military
4 17 (7.26%) Telecoms
5 16 (6.84%) Law
6 11 (4.70%) Public Sector
7 9 (3.85%) Manufacturing
8 7 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.99%) Back Office
9 6 (2.56%) Retail
10 5 (2.14%) Automotive
11 4 (1.71%) Aerospace
11 4 (1.71%) Banking
11 4 (1.71%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 3 (1.28%) Influencing Skills
12 3 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.85%) Presentation Skills
14 1 (0.43%) Advertising
14 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 53 (22.65%) Architect
2 51 (21.79%) Lead
3 46 (19.66%) Security Architect
4 37 (15.81%) Analyst
5 34 (14.53%) Security Manager
6 29 (12.39%) Consultant
7 27 (11.54%) Lead Architect
7 27 (11.54%) Lead Security Architect
8 26 (11.11%) Security Consultant
9 22 (9.40%) Security Analyst
10 18 (7.69%) Information Manager
10 18 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
11 17 (7.26%) Information Analyst
11 17 (7.26%) Information Security Analyst
12 14 (5.98%) Security Engineer
12 14 (5.98%) Security Officer
12 14 (5.98%) Support Analyst
12 14 (5.98%) Threat Intelligence Analyst
13 13 (5.56%) Managing Consultant
14 11 (4.70%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.56%) REST
1 6 (2.56%) SOAP
1 6 (2.56%) Web Services
2 5 (2.14%) ModSecurity
3 3 (1.28%) Kafka
4 2 (0.85%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 81 (34.62%) Management Information System
2 34 (14.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 22 (9.40%) Security Posture
4 20 (8.55%) Operational Technology
5 18 (7.69%) Cyber Threat
6 7 (2.99%) Legacy Systems
6 7 (2.99%) PKI
7 6 (2.56%) Cyberattack
7 6 (2.56%) Distributed Systems
8 5 (2.14%) CESG
8 5 (2.14%) NHS
9 4 (1.71%) Onboarding
9 4 (1.71%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (1.28%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 3 (1.28%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.28%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.85%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.85%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.43%) Product Ownership
Operating Systems
1 31 (13.25%) Windows
2 21 (8.97%) Linux
3 18 (7.69%) Unix
4 14 (5.98%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.71%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.28%) CentOS
6 3 (1.28%) Solaris
6 3 (1.28%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.28%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (72.22%) Information Security
2 123 (52.56%) Cybersecurity
3 63 (26.92%) Security Architecture
4 62 (26.50%) Risk Management
5 48 (20.51%) Incident Response
6 45 (19.23%) OWASP
7 42 (17.95%) Application Security
7 42 (17.95%) Secure Coding
8 39 (16.67%) Data Protection
9 33 (14.10%) Identity Management
10 32 (13.68%) Mentoring
10 32 (13.68%) Security Operations
11 31 (13.25%) Risk Assessment
12 28 (11.97%) CI/CD
12 28 (11.97%) Incident Management
12 28 (11.97%) Project Delivery
13 27 (11.54%) Cloud Security
14 23 (9.83%) Problem-Solving
15 21 (8.97%) Agile
15 21 (8.97%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.99%) SQL
2 6 (2.56%) PowerShell
2 6 (2.56%) Python
3 2 (0.85%) Kusto Query Language
Qualifications
1 212 (90.60%) CISSP
2 62 (26.50%) Degree
3 61 (26.07%) CISA
4 57 (24.36%) CRISC
5 56 (23.93%) Security Cleared
6 50 (21.37%) Cisco Certification
6 50 (21.37%) SC Cleared
7 48 (20.51%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 44 (18.80%) CCSP
9 43 (18.38%) Azure Certification
10 40 (17.09%) AWS Certification
11 33 (14.10%) CCSK
12 24 (10.26%) CEH
13 19 (8.12%) CASP
14 17 (7.26%) GIAC
14 17 (7.26%) Master's Degree
15 16 (6.84%) CompTIA Security+
15 16 (6.84%) Computer Science Degree
16 15 (6.41%) DV Cleared
16 15 (6.41%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (40.60%) NIST
2 94 (40.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 43 (18.38%) GRC
4 34 (14.53%) GDPR
5 33 (14.10%) Cyber Essentials
6 30 (12.82%) NCSC
7 15 (6.41%) COBIT
7 15 (6.41%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 13 (5.56%) PCI DSS
9 8 (3.42%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 7 (2.99%) Data Quality
10 7 (2.99%) JSP 440
10 7 (2.99%) RMADS
11 6 (2.56%) NIST 800
11 6 (2.56%) Web Application Security Consortium
12 5 (2.14%) ISO 31000
12 5 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 4 (1.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 2 (0.85%) California Consumer Privacy Act
14 2 (0.85%) HIPAA
System Software
1 33 (14.10%) Docker
2 5 (2.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (14.10%) Kubernetes
1 33 (14.10%) Single Sign-On
2 8 (3.42%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 4 (1.71%) Ansible
4 3 (1.28%) Nessus
5 1 (0.43%) CASB
Vendors
1 20 (8.55%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.98%) Dell
3 8 (3.42%) ServiceNow
4 7 (2.99%) Oracle
4 7 (2.99%) SAP
5 5 (2.14%) Qualys
6 4 (1.71%) Alibaba
7 3 (1.28%) Splunk
8 2 (0.85%) Cisco
8 2 (0.85%) Sophos
9 1 (0.43%) CrowdStrike
9 1 (0.43%) Palo Alto