The table below looks at the statistics for CISMP in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISMP over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISEB Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)
Rank 152 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CISMP 14 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.42% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.54% - -
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
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
908 920 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 27.23% 24.63% 26.64%
Number of salaries quoted 632 581 510
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,750 £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 Scotland

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

CISMP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CISMP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

CISMP Salary Trend in Scotland

CISMP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISMP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 14 £45,000 -
CISMP
UK

CISMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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