The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
UK / Scotland
Rank 118 146 140
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -6
Permanent jobs citing CISM 17 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.75% 0.47% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.19% 1.72% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 12
Median salary £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +30.00%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
533 816 911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.47% 27.66% 28.50%
Number of salaries quoted 353 515 615
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing CISM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CISM
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

CISM Salary Trend in Scotland

CISM
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISM across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

CISM Salary Histogram in Scotland

CISM
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +4 14 £50,000 -23.07% 2
Glasgow - 2 - -
Dundee - 1 - -
CISM
UK

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing CISM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for CISM.

1 37 (100.00%) CISSP
2 25 (67.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (56.76%) Information Security
4 14 (37.84%) PCI DSS
5 13 (35.14%) Degree
6 12 (32.43%) Risk Management
7 10 (27.03%) Finance
8 9 (24.32%) Data Protection
8 9 (24.32%) CISA
8 9 (24.32%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (21.62%) ITIL
9 8 (21.62%) COBIT
9 8 (21.62%) Data Protection Act
10 7 (18.92%) Performance Management
10 7 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (18.92%) Security Management
11 6 (16.22%) Security Testing
11 6 (16.22%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (16.22%) GDPR
12 5 (13.51%) IISP
12 5 (13.51%) Supplier Management
12 5 (13.51%) Cisco IPT
12 5 (13.51%) Service Management
12 5 (13.51%) IIS
12 5 (13.51%) ITSM
13 4 (10.81%) Data Security
13 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (10.81%) Oracle
13 4 (10.81%) Network Security
13 4 (10.81%) Splunk

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.51%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Cisco IPT
2 4 (10.81%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Big Data
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Security Manager
2 12 (32.43%) IT Manager
3 10 (27.03%) IT Security Manager
4 6 (16.22%) Compliance Manager
4 6 (16.22%) Consultant
4 6 (16.22%) Information Security Consultant
4 6 (16.22%) Security Consultant
5 5 (13.51%) Data Protection Officer
6 4 (10.81%) Network Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Network Security Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Information Security Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Network Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Network Security Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Security Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Head of Security
7 3 (8.11%) Information Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Information Security Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Head of IT Security
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.81%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.70%) Cybercrime
3 1 (2.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Unix
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Information Security
2 12 (32.43%) Risk Management
3 9 (24.32%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (24.32%) Data Protection
4 8 (21.62%) ITIL
5 7 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (18.92%) Performance Management
5 7 (18.92%) Security Management
6 6 (16.22%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (16.22%) Security Testing
7 5 (13.51%) ITSM
7 5 (13.51%) Service Management
7 5 (13.51%) Supplier Management
8 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (10.81%) Data Security
8 4 (10.81%) Portfolio Management
8 4 (10.81%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (10.81%) Security Architecture
8 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.81%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) CISSP
2 13 (35.14%) Degree
3 9 (24.32%) CISA
4 5 (13.51%) IISP
5 1 (2.70%) CISMP
5 1 (2.70%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (67.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (37.84%) PCI DSS
3 8 (21.62%) COBIT
4 6 (16.22%) GDPR
5 1 (2.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (2.70%) ISO22301
5 1 (2.70%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) ArcSight
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle
1 4 (10.81%) Splunk
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