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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 86 110 84
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -26
Permanent jobs citing CISM 13 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.98% 0.19% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.30% 0.88% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +14.89%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -8.33%
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
302 342 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.81% 21.95% 26.69%
Number of salaries quoted 188 214 167
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 21 (95.45%) CISSP
1 21 (95.45%) Finance
2 20 (90.91%) Information Security
3 19 (86.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (81.82%) Cyber Security
5 15 (68.18%) Degree
6 13 (59.09%) PCI DSS
7 12 (54.55%) ITIL
8 11 (50.00%) CISA
8 11 (50.00%) COBIT
9 10 (45.45%) SCADA
9 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
9 10 (45.45%) Information Assurance
9 10 (45.45%) Risk Assessment
9 10 (45.45%) Data Protection
9 10 (45.45%) Mobile Payment
9 10 (45.45%) Cryptography
9 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
9 10 (45.45%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (36.36%) Intranet
10 8 (36.36%) Internet
10 8 (36.36%) CISMP
10 8 (36.36%) Banking
11 7 (31.82%) Management Information System
11 7 (31.82%) Windows
12 6 (27.27%) Linux
12 6 (27.27%) UNIX
12 6 (27.27%) SQL
12 6 (27.27%) Oracle
12 6 (27.27%) Benchmarking

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Intranet
1 8 (36.36%) Internet
2 6 (27.27%) LAN
2 6 (27.27%) WLAN
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (95.45%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 10 (45.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (36.36%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
1 8 (36.36%) Security Analyst
1 8 (36.36%) Security Manager
1 8 (36.36%) Information Analyst
1 8 (36.36%) Information Security Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Information Security Manager
2 7 (31.82%) Information Manager
3 6 (27.27%) Senior Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Senior Manager
3 6 (27.27%) Security Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Information Security Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Senior Security Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Senior Information Security Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Cyber Security Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Cyber Security Manager
4 1 (4.55%) IT Auditor
4 1 (4.55%) IT Risk Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Senior IT Auditor
4 1 (4.55%) Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) SCADA
1 10 (45.45%) Mobile Payment
1 10 (45.45%) Cryptography
2 7 (31.82%) Management Information System
3 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Information Security
2 18 (81.82%) Cyber Security
3 12 (54.55%) ITIL
4 10 (45.45%) Information Assurance
4 10 (45.45%) Risk Assessment
4 10 (45.45%) Data Protection
5 6 (27.27%) Benchmarking
5 6 (27.27%) Project Management
6 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
7 4 (18.18%) Security Management
7 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
7 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity Management
8 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.09%) Service Management
9 1 (4.55%) ITSM
9 1 (4.55%) People Management
9 1 (4.55%) Security Testing
9 1 (4.55%) Investment Management
9 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (95.45%) CISSP
2 15 (68.18%) Degree
3 11 (50.00%) CISA
4 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 8 (36.36%) CISMP
6 6 (27.27%) MBA
7 1 (4.55%) CRISC
7 1 (4.55%) ISACA
7 1 (4.55%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (86.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (59.09%) PCI DSS
3 11 (50.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
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