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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 104 87 91
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Permanent jobs citing CISM 5 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.33% 0.87% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.18% 3.62% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 1
Average salary £60,500 £55,500 £15,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.00% +270.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +8.94%
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
423 304 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.33% 24.03% 29.12%
Number of salaries quoted 251 181 246
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,475 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

CISM Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

CISM
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 10 (100.00%) CISSP
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 9 (90.00%) Information Security
3 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Legal
3 3 (30.00%) CISA
3 3 (30.00%) Line Management
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (20.00%) IIS
4 2 (20.00%) Advertising
4 2 (20.00%) Data Security
4 2 (20.00%) CEH
4 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (20.00%) Business Development
4 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (10.00%) Network Security
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (10.00%) Security Management
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (20.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Legal
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Security Manager
2 6 (60.00%) Information Manager
3 5 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (30.00%) Risk Manager
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
5 2 (20.00%) Information Risk Manager
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (20.00%) Consultant
5 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
6 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
6 1 (10.00%) IT Risk Manager
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
6 1 (10.00%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (10.00%) Information Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (30.00%) Line Management
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) Business Development
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Security
4 1 (10.00%) Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (30.00%) CISA
3 2 (20.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001