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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 86 100 85
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs citing CISM 26 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.64% 0.47% 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% 1.68% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 7
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,400 £45,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,700 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
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
494 416 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.07% 27.79% 25.02%
Number of salaries quoted 336 246 168
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,175
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISM across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

CISM Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 33 (84.62%) CISSP
2 30 (76.92%) CISA
3 29 (74.36%) Finance
3 29 (74.36%) Information Security
4 22 (56.41%) Degree
5 21 (53.85%) Banking
6 17 (43.59%) ITIL
6 17 (43.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 16 (41.03%) Retail
8 15 (38.46%) Security Management
8 15 (38.46%) Management Information System
8 15 (38.46%) Risk Management
9 14 (35.90%) Cyber Security
10 13 (33.33%) PCI DSS
10 13 (33.33%) Legal
11 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (28.21%) Risk Assessment
13 10 (25.64%) Cryptography
13 10 (25.64%) Corporate Banking
14 9 (23.08%) COBIT
14 9 (23.08%) Data Protection
14 9 (23.08%) Service Management
15 8 (20.51%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (20.51%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (20.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 8 (20.51%) Penetration Testing
15 8 (20.51%) Telecoms
15 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
15 8 (20.51%) Information Assurance
15 8 (20.51%) Digital Forensics

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Firewall
2 4 (10.26%) Intranet
2 4 (10.26%) Internet
3 3 (7.69%) LAN
3 3 (7.69%) WLAN
3 3 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 29 (74.36%) Finance
2 21 (53.85%) Banking
3 16 (41.03%) Retail
4 13 (33.33%) Legal
5 10 (25.64%) Corporate Banking
6 8 (20.51%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (20.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Security Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Information Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Information Security Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Security Manager
4 6 (15.38%) Head of Technology
5 5 (12.82%) Head of Testing
6 4 (10.26%) Information Manager
6 4 (10.26%) Information Security Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Security Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Information Security Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) Cyber Security Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) Cyber Security Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Security Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) Information Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Governance Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 10 (25.64%) Cryptography
3 8 (20.51%) SCADA
3 8 (20.51%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
5 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (10.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
7 2 (5.13%) Visualisation
7 2 (5.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) UNIX
3 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) Information Security
2 17 (43.59%) ITIL
3 15 (38.46%) Security Management
3 15 (38.46%) Risk Management
4 14 (35.90%) Cyber Security
5 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (28.21%) Risk Assessment
7 9 (23.08%) Service Management
7 9 (23.08%) Data Protection
8 8 (20.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 8 (20.51%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (20.51%) Incident Management
8 8 (20.51%) Information Assurance
8 8 (20.51%) Digital Forensics
9 7 (17.95%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (15.38%) Matrix Management
11 5 (12.82%) Vulnerability Management
11 5 (12.82%) Project Management
11 5 (12.82%) Business Continuity
11 5 (12.82%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (84.62%) CISSP
2 30 (76.92%) CISA
3 22 (56.41%) Degree
4 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
4 8 (20.51%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (15.38%) ACCA
6 4 (10.26%) CISMP
7 3 (7.69%) MBA
8 1 (2.56%) CEH
8 1 (2.56%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (43.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 9 (23.08%) COBIT
4 3 (7.69%) HIPAA
4 3 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) IBM
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Splunk
3 1 (2.56%) ArcSight
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago