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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 83 97 103
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Permanent jobs citing CISM 14 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.10% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.01% 0.78% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 2
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
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
349 385 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.39% 27.80% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 231 256 203
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,400 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISM across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

CISM Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 29 (100.00%) CISSP
2 20 (68.97%) Information Security
3 19 (65.52%) Degree
4 17 (58.62%) Finance
5 16 (55.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (51.72%) Management Information System
6 15 (51.72%) Risk Management
7 14 (48.28%) CISA
7 14 (48.28%) Security Management
7 14 (48.28%) ITIL
8 13 (44.83%) Retail
9 12 (41.38%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (41.38%) Banking
9 12 (41.38%) Legal
10 11 (37.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (34.48%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (34.48%) Service Management
11 10 (34.48%) Incident Management
11 10 (34.48%) Corporate Banking
11 10 (34.48%) PCI DSS
11 10 (34.48%) Vulnerability Management
12 9 (31.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 8 (27.59%) IBM
13 8 (27.59%) Data Centre
13 8 (27.59%) Digital Forensics
13 8 (27.59%) Splunk
13 8 (27.59%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (27.59%) Security Operations
14 6 (20.69%) Security Operations Centre
14 6 (20.69%) Portfolio Management

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 6 (20.69%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Network Security
2 3 (10.34%) Firewall
General
1 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 13 (44.83%) Retail
3 12 (41.38%) Banking
3 12 (41.38%) Legal
4 10 (34.48%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Security Manager
2 6 (20.69%) Consultant
2 6 (20.69%) Security Consultant
2 6 (20.69%) Senior Consultant
2 6 (20.69%) Senior Security Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) CISSP Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Governance Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) IT Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) IT Security Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Senior IT Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Senior IT Security Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Information Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Information Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Security Technician
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) Management Information System
2 8 (27.59%) Data Centre
3 6 (20.69%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (17.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (10.34%) Cryptography
6 2 (6.90%) PKI
6 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
7 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.45%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Information Security
2 15 (51.72%) Risk Management
3 14 (48.28%) ITIL
3 14 (48.28%) Security Management
4 12 (41.38%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (37.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (34.48%) Incident Management
6 10 (34.48%) Service Management
6 10 (34.48%) Vulnerability Management
7 9 (31.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 8 (27.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (27.59%) Digital Forensics
8 8 (27.59%) Security Operations
9 6 (20.69%) Performance Management
9 6 (20.69%) Portfolio Management
9 6 (20.69%) Security Architecture
10 5 (17.24%) Analytics
10 5 (17.24%) Data Analytics
10 5 (17.24%) Ethical Hacking
10 5 (17.24%) GAP Analysis
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) CISSP
2 19 (65.52%) Degree
3 14 (48.28%) CISA
4 10 (34.48%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (20.69%) IISP
6 5 (17.24%) CEH
6 5 (17.24%) CHFI
6 5 (17.24%) ECSA
7 2 (6.90%) ISEB
8 1 (3.45%) CCNA
8 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (55.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (34.48%) PCI DSS
3 4 (13.79%) COBIT
4 2 (6.90%) ISO27002
4 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Snort
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) IBM
1 8 (27.59%) Splunk
2 6 (20.69%) ArcSight
3 2 (6.90%) Imperva