Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 107 122
Rank change year-on-year -39 +15 +18
Permanent jobs citing CISM 8 28 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.29% 1.20% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.11% 5.04% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 13
Edinburgh median annual salary £130,000 £52,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +147.62% -25.00% +16.67%
10th Percentile £57,750 £36,250 £51,500
90th Percentile £135,000 £70,000 £72,500
Scotland median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +13.64% +25.71% -27.08%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 720 556 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 26.50% 23.80% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 447 340 591
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,850 £64,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% -

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
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for CISM in Edinburgh

CISM
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISM in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CISM in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for CISM.

1 7 (87.50%) CISSP
2 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (50.00%) MBA
3 4 (50.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 4 (50.00%) Master's Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (50.00%) PMI
3 4 (50.00%) PMI Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) CISA
4 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (25.00%) SIEM
4 2 (25.00%) Security Operations
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (12.50%) Presales
5 1 (12.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) IISP
5 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) CRISC
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (12.50%) COBIT
5 1 (12.50%) Compliance Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
General
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (12.50%) Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) Information Security Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) IT Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
1 1 (12.50%) IT Security Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) IT Security Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Risk Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) Senior Information Security Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Security Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) SIEM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (50.00%) PMI
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
1 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (50.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (25.00%) SIEM
4 1 (12.50%) Compliance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Presales
4 1 (12.50%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk and Compliance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Threat Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CISSP
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) CISA
3 4 (50.00%) Master's Degree
3 4 (50.00%) MBA
3 4 (50.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (12.50%) CRISC
4 1 (12.50%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) COBIT
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) ArcSight
1 1 (12.50%) Splunk