The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 73 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CISM 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.12% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.88% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £650 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
114 157 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.87% 11.17% 10.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 71 66
Median daily rate £425 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £190 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 6
Median hourly rate £52.00 £15.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.98% -44.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +100.00%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing CISM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

CISM
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CISM across the Edinburgh region.

CISM Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CISM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for CISM.

1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) CEH
2 4 (80.00%) Splunk
2 4 (80.00%) SIEM
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) Use Case
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) VBA
3 3 (60.00%) GIAC
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) Process Management
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) QRadar
3 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
3 3 (60.00%) Threat Detection
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Big Data
3 3 (60.00%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (40.00%) Information Security
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) PKI
5 1 (20.00%) Qualys

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) Security Consultant
2 4 (80.00%) SIEM Consultant
3 3 (60.00%) Splunk Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Cyberthreat
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (80.00%) SIEM
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) Process Management
3 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
3 3 (60.00%) Threat Detection
3 3 (60.00%) Use Case
4 2 (40.00%) Information Security
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) Security Management
5 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Threat Management
5 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
2 4 (80.00%) CEH
3 3 (60.00%) GIAC
4 1 (20.00%) CREST Certified
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) COBIT
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) QRadar
2 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (20.00%) Qualys
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec