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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 129 113 170
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +57
Permanent jobs citing CISM 28 39 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.99% 1.33% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.62% 5.24% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 3
Median salary £63,750 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.50% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
CISM
UK

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
774 744 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 27.45% 25.37% 23.95%
Number of salaries quoted 456 464 621
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 May 2016.

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 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 19 £67,500 +28.57% 1
Glasgow -40 4 £47,250 +6.47%
Renfrewshire - 2 £60,000 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £46,000 -
CISM
UK

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 36 (85.71%) CISSP
2 26 (61.90%) Degree
3 24 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (42.86%) COBIT
4 18 (42.86%) Finance
5 15 (35.71%) Information Security
6 14 (33.33%) Risk Management
7 13 (30.95%) CEH
7 13 (30.95%) PCI DSS
8 12 (28.57%) Splunk
8 12 (28.57%) Data Centre
9 11 (26.19%) ITIL
9 11 (26.19%) Ethical Hacking
9 11 (26.19%) Performance Management
10 10 (23.81%) CHFI
10 10 (23.81%) Security Architecture
10 10 (23.81%) ECSA
10 10 (23.81%) Security Operations
10 10 (23.81%) Security Operations Centre
10 10 (23.81%) IISP
10 10 (23.81%) Portfolio Management
10 10 (23.81%) ArcSight
10 10 (23.81%) Vulnerability Management
10 10 (23.81%) IIS
11 9 (21.43%) CISA
11 9 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
11 9 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (19.05%) Risk Analysis
12 8 (19.05%) Supplier Management

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 10 (23.81%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Firewall
1 3 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (7.14%) Network Security
General
1 18 (42.86%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Retail
3 6 (14.29%) Banking
4 4 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.76%) Law
5 2 (4.76%) Legal
5 2 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Consultant
1 18 (42.86%) Security Consultant
2 12 (28.57%) Senior Consultant
2 12 (28.57%) Senior Security Consultant
3 11 (26.19%) IT Manager
4 8 (19.05%) Security Manager
5 7 (16.67%) IT Security Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Audit Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 4 (9.52%) IT Audit Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Information Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Security Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Security Specialist
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) IT Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) IT Security Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Security Technician
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 10 (23.81%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
5 4 (9.52%) FMCG
6 2 (4.76%) CESG
6 2 (4.76%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.76%) Cryptography
6 2 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (4.76%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (4.76%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (2.38%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Information Security
2 14 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 11 (26.19%) Ethical Hacking
3 11 (26.19%) ITIL
3 11 (26.19%) Performance Management
4 10 (23.81%) Portfolio Management
4 10 (23.81%) Security Architecture
4 10 (23.81%) Security Operations
4 10 (23.81%) Vulnerability Management
5 9 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (19.05%) Risk Analysis
6 8 (19.05%) Security Management
6 8 (19.05%) Supplier Management
7 7 (16.67%) Security Testing
8 6 (14.29%) IT Audit
9 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (11.90%) ITSM
9 5 (11.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (85.71%) CISSP
2 26 (61.90%) Degree
3 13 (30.95%) CEH
4 10 (23.81%) CHFI
4 10 (23.81%) ECSA
4 10 (23.81%) IISP
5 9 (21.43%) CISA
6 6 (14.29%) CRISC
7 3 (7.14%) CISMP
8 2 (4.76%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (4.76%) CLAS
8 2 (4.76%) GIAC
8 2 (4.76%) ISEB
8 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.38%) CCNA
9 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (2.38%) GCIH
9 1 (2.38%) OSCP
9 1 (2.38%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (42.86%) COBIT
3 13 (30.95%) PCI DSS
4 4 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) Snort
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Splunk
2 10 (23.81%) ArcSight
3 2 (4.76%) IBM
3 2 (4.76%) Imperva
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