The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 82 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Permanent jobs citing CISM 24 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.86% 0.43% -
As % of the Qualifications category 6.96% 2.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 0
Average salary £42,000 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
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 Glasgow region.

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
345 287 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.70% 20.72% 24.04%
Number of salaries quoted 273 177 187
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £28,200 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £59,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

CISM
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

CISM Salary Trend in Glasgow

CISM
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISM across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

CISM Salary Histogram in Glasgow

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 57 (100.00%) Information Security
2 52 (91.23%) CISSP
3 48 (84.21%) Finance
4 38 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (56.14%) Cyber Security
5 32 (56.14%) Cryptography
6 30 (52.63%) Degree
7 28 (49.12%) Incident Management
7 28 (49.12%) Network Security
7 28 (49.12%) SIEM
7 28 (49.12%) Data Security
8 22 (38.60%) Law
9 19 (33.33%) Legal
10 18 (31.58%) Risk Management
10 18 (31.58%) Business Continuity
11 11 (19.30%) BCP
11 11 (19.30%) Business Continuity Planning
12 10 (17.54%) Analytics
13 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
15 6 (10.53%) Security Testing
15 6 (10.53%) ITIL
16 5 (8.77%) CISA
16 5 (8.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 5 (8.77%) COBIT
16 5 (8.77%) PCI DSS
17 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
17 4 (7.02%) Information Assurance
17 4 (7.02%) SCADA
17 4 (7.02%) Data Protection

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Communications & Networking
1 28 (49.12%) Network Security
General
1 48 (84.21%) Finance
2 22 (38.60%) Law
3 19 (33.33%) Legal
4 4 (7.02%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Analyst
2 16 (28.07%) Consultant
2 16 (28.07%) Security Consultant
3 13 (22.81%) Information Security Analyst
3 13 (22.81%) Senior Analyst
3 13 (22.81%) Security Analyst
3 13 (22.81%) Information Analyst
4 10 (17.54%) Information Security Consultant
5 9 (15.79%) Lead Security Consultant
6 7 (12.28%) Senior Information Security Analyst
6 7 (12.28%) Senior Information Analyst
6 7 (12.28%) Senior Security Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) Project Consultant
7 6 (10.53%) Senior Project Consultant
7 6 (10.53%) Senior Security Consultant
7 6 (10.53%) Project Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (8.77%) Senior Manager
9 3 (5.26%) Governance Manager
10 2 (3.51%) Report Manager
Miscellaneous
1 38 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (56.14%) Cryptography
3 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.02%) SCADA
4 4 (7.02%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) UNIX
1 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (100.00%) Information Security
2 32 (56.14%) Cyber Security
3 28 (49.12%) Data Security
3 28 (49.12%) Incident Management
3 28 (49.12%) SIEM
4 18 (31.58%) Risk Management
4 18 (31.58%) Business Continuity
5 11 (19.30%) BCP
5 11 (19.30%) Business Continuity Planning
6 10 (17.54%) Analytics
7 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (10.53%) ITIL
8 6 (10.53%) Security Testing
9 4 (7.02%) Data Protection
9 4 (7.02%) Information Assurance
9 4 (7.02%) Security Management
9 4 (7.02%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (7.02%) Business Continuity Management
10 3 (5.26%) Coaching
10 3 (5.26%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 52 (91.23%) CISSP
2 30 (52.63%) Degree
3 5 (8.77%) CISA
4 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (8.77%) COBIT
1 5 (8.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.75%) COSO
2 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle