The table below looks at the statistics for CISMP in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISMP over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISEB Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)
Rank 92 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CISMP 14 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.88% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.85% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £62,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +56.25%
CISMP
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
492 410 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 30.94% 27.83% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 339 241 167
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 £27,125
10% offered a salary of more than £62,200 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

CISMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISMP across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISMP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

CISMP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISMP across the Edinburgh region.

CISMP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

CISMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing CISMP 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 CISMP.

1 19 (100.00%) CISSP
2 17 (89.47%) Information Security
3 16 (84.21%) Banking
4 13 (68.42%) Finance
5 11 (57.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (57.89%) Degree
6 8 (42.11%) Database Security
6 8 (42.11%) McAfee
6 8 (42.11%) SQL
6 8 (42.11%) Oracle
7 7 (36.84%) DB2
7 7 (36.84%) UNIX
7 7 (36.84%) Windows
7 7 (36.84%) Sophos
7 7 (36.84%) Websense
7 7 (36.84%) Symantec
7 7 (36.84%) Security Management
7 7 (36.84%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (36.84%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (36.84%) SWIFT
7 7 (36.84%) Computer Security
8 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (21.05%) CISM
9 4 (21.05%) Intranet
9 4 (21.05%) Internet
9 4 (21.05%) Cyber Security
9 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
9 4 (21.05%) Retail
10 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS

CISMP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing CISMP 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 CISMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Intranet
1 4 (21.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) DB2
2 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
General
1 16 (84.21%) Banking
2 13 (68.42%) Finance
3 4 (21.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
1 11 (57.89%) Security Analyst
1 11 (57.89%) Information Analyst
1 11 (57.89%) Information Security Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Senior Security Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Database Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Senior Database Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) SWIFT
2 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) UNIX
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Information Security
2 8 (42.11%) Database Security
3 7 (36.84%) Risk Assessment
3 7 (36.84%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 7 (36.84%) Computer Security
3 7 (36.84%) Security Management
4 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (21.05%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) CISSP
2 11 (57.89%) Degree
3 4 (21.05%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
1 8 (42.11%) McAfee
2 7 (36.84%) Sophos
2 7 (36.84%) Websense
2 7 (36.84%) Symantec