The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 96 95 69
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -26
Permanent jobs citing CISM 3 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.59% 2.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.82% 2.64% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 18
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -8.60%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.52%
CISM
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
365 303 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.90% 22.21% 35.44%
Number of salaries quoted 256 174 271
Average salary £44,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISM across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

CISM
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

CISM Salary Trend in Edinburgh

CISM
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing CISM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISM.

1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (25.00%) CEH
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (25.00%) People Management
5 1 (12.50%) SIEM
5 1 (12.50%) CRISC
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) SLA
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) CISA
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
5 1 (12.50%) Security Management

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing CISM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Security Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Applications Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Information Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Risk Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) People Management
4 1 (12.50%) SIEM
4 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) CEH
3 1 (12.50%) CRISC
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA