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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 107 86 83
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -3
Permanent jobs citing CISM 5 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.33% 0.87% 0.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.29% 3.86% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 5
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +9.67%
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
389 337 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.58% 22.54% 30.14%
Number of salaries quoted 269 206 223
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £50,000
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 28 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) CISSP
2 11 (91.67%) Information Security
3 7 (58.33%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Banking
4 3 (25.00%) Legal
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (25.00%) CISA
4 3 (25.00%) Line Management
5 2 (16.67%) CEH
5 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (8.33%) SIEM
6 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (8.33%) Network Security
6 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
6 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
6 1 (8.33%) Data Security
6 1 (8.33%) Security Management
6 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) SLA
6 1 (8.33%) ISEB
6 1 (8.33%) Advertising
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) People Management

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 (8.33%) Network Security
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Legal
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Security Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Information Manager
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (33.33%) Applications Manager
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Manager
5 2 (16.67%) Information Security Risk Manager
5 2 (16.67%) Information Risk Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Information Services Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Manager
6 1 (8.33%) IT Operations Manager
6 1 (8.33%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Operations Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
6 1 (8.33%) IT Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Information Security
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (25.00%) Line Management
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) SIEM
4 1 (8.33%) People Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Security
4 1 (8.33%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (25.00%) CISA
3 2 (16.67%) CEH
4 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £37000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago