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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 110 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Permanent jobs citing CISM 5 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.33% 0.92% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.25% 4.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 0
Average salary £59,250 £51,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +8.42%
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
399 325 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.10% 23.10% 27.96%
Number of salaries quoted 240 206 226
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £25,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 20 October 2014.

CISM Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 9 (75.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Banking
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (25.00%) Legal
4 3 (25.00%) CISA
4 3 (25.00%) Line Management
5 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
5 2 (16.67%) Advertising
5 2 (16.67%) Data Security
5 2 (16.67%) CEH
5 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (8.33%) Business Development
6 1 (8.33%) Network Security
6 1 (8.33%) Security Management
6 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (8.33%) IIS
6 1 (8.33%) SLA
6 1 (8.33%) ISEB
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) SIEM
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
6 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Legal
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 2 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Security Manager
2 6 (50.00%) Information Manager
3 5 (41.67%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Manager
5 2 (16.67%) Information Security Risk Manager
5 2 (16.67%) Information Risk Manager
5 2 (16.67%) Applications Manager
6 1 (8.33%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Operations Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
6 1 (8.33%) IT Risk Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Information Services Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Manager
6 1 (8.33%) IT Operations 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%) Data Protection
3 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (8.33%) Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Development
4 1 (8.33%) SIEM
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) People 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
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