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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 123 111 166
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +55
Permanent jobs citing CISM 34 53 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.18% 1.68% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.51% 6.26% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 21 45 9
Median salary £52,500 £42,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,250 £51,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £58,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.47% -
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
754 847 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.09% 26.80% 23.22%
Number of salaries quoted 401 589 574
Median salary £43,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 14 £52,500 -16.00% 5
Glasgow -29 12 £46,250 +10.11%
Renfrewshire - 4 £60,000 -
Stirling - 3 £47,500 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £46,000 -
CISM
UK

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 51 (87.93%) CISSP
2 35 (60.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (56.90%) Information Security
4 30 (51.72%) Degree
5 25 (43.10%) COBIT
6 24 (41.38%) CISA
7 22 (37.93%) Risk Management
7 22 (37.93%) Finance
8 17 (29.31%) CRISC
9 14 (24.14%) PCI DSS
9 14 (24.14%) ITIL
10 12 (20.69%) Data Protection
10 12 (20.69%) CEH
10 12 (20.69%) Penetration Testing
11 11 (18.97%) Risk Assessment
11 11 (18.97%) Cybersecurity
12 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (17.24%) Data Centre
12 10 (17.24%) Security Operations
12 10 (17.24%) Supplier Management
12 10 (17.24%) Security Architecture
12 10 (17.24%) Risk Analysis
13 9 (15.52%) Performance Management
13 9 (15.52%) Splunk
13 9 (15.52%) Security Management
13 9 (15.52%) Banking
14 8 (13.79%) Retail
14 8 (13.79%) IIS
14 8 (13.79%) Portfolio Management
14 8 (13.79%) ArcSight

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 8 (13.79%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Office
2 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) Firewall
2 3 (5.17%) DHCP
2 3 (5.17%) DNS
2 3 (5.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.72%) Big Data
General
1 22 (37.93%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Banking
3 8 (13.79%) Retail
4 6 (10.34%) Legal
5 4 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (5.17%) Financial Institution
7 2 (3.45%) Law
7 2 (3.45%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Consultant
1 19 (32.76%) Security Consultant
2 12 (20.69%) Senior Consultant
2 12 (20.69%) Senior Security Consultant
3 11 (18.97%) IT Manager
4 8 (13.79%) Analyst
4 8 (13.79%) Security Manager
5 7 (12.07%) Information Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) Information Security Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) Information Security Officer
5 7 (12.07%) IT Security Manager
5 7 (12.07%) Security Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) Security Officer
6 5 (8.62%) Audit Manager
6 5 (8.62%) Information Officer
7 4 (6.90%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) IT Audit Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Security Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Security Specialist
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (17.24%) Data Centre
2 8 (13.79%) Security Operations Centre
3 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.90%) CESG
4 4 (6.90%) CESG CLAS
4 4 (6.90%) FMCG
4 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.45%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (3.45%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.72%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.72%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (56.90%) Information Security
2 22 (37.93%) Risk Management
3 14 (24.14%) ITIL
4 12 (20.69%) Data Protection
4 12 (20.69%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (18.97%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (18.97%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (17.24%) Risk Analysis
6 10 (17.24%) Security Architecture
6 10 (17.24%) Security Operations
6 10 (17.24%) Supplier Management
7 9 (15.52%) Performance Management
7 9 (15.52%) Security Management
8 8 (13.79%) Portfolio Management
8 8 (13.79%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (12.07%) Ethical Hacking
9 7 (12.07%) Security Testing
10 6 (10.34%) IT Audit
11 5 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (8.62%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 51 (87.93%) CISSP
2 30 (51.72%) Degree
3 24 (41.38%) CISA
4 17 (29.31%) CRISC
5 12 (20.69%) CEH
6 8 (13.79%) IISP
7 7 (12.07%) CHFI
7 7 (12.07%) ECSA
8 4 (6.90%) CESG Certified Professional
8 4 (6.90%) CLAS
8 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
9 3 (5.17%) CISMP
10 2 (3.45%) PCI QSA
11 1 (1.72%) CGEIT
11 1 (1.72%) GIAC
11 1 (1.72%) ISEB
11 1 (1.72%) SANS
11 1 (1.72%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (60.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (43.10%) COBIT
3 14 (24.14%) PCI DSS
4 5 (8.62%) ISO27002
4 5 (8.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (5.17%) ISO22301
6 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
6 1 (1.72%) QA
6 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Splunk
2 8 (13.79%) ArcSight
3 1 (1.72%) IBM
3 1 (1.72%) Imperva
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