Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 111 -
Rank change year-on-year -19 - +117
Contract jobs citing CISM 4 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.14% 0.33% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.28% 2.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £406 £650 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% - -
Scotland median daily rate £406 £650 £413
% change year-on-year -37.50% +57.58% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

CISM is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 313 299 366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 10.68% 14.23% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 132 185
Edinburgh median daily rate £380 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £216 £238 £233
90th Percentile £538 £598 £492
Scotland median daily rate £363 £340 £345
% change year-on-year +6.62% -1.45% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £23.75 £47.25 £15.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.74% +202.40% -0.92%
10th Percentile £10.64 £15.35 £12.60
90th Percentile £40.87 £52.00 £20.98
Scotland median hourly rate £28.00 £36.00 £24.47
% change year-on-year -22.22% +47.12% +25.49%

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing CISM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for CISM in Edinburgh

CISM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CISM in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for CISM in Edinburgh

CISM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISM in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISM in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CISM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for CISM.

1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) COBIT
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (50.00%) ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) Data Security
3 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) SaaS
4 1 (25.00%) PaaS
4 1 (25.00%) IaaS
4 1 (25.00%) Database Security
4 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) Ethernet

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (75.00%) IT Security Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Security
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Database Security
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) COBIT
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials