Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 143 112
Rank change year-on-year +11 -31 +15
Permanent jobs citing CISM 20 9 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.78% 0.34% 1.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.30% 1.30% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 20
Edinburgh median annual salary £57,500 £102,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.90% +82.22% -10.00%
10th Percentile £40,950 £63,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £81,000 £135,000 £70,500
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £70,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year -21.43% +24.44% +12.50%

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 606 694 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 23.78% 26.23% 23.78%
Number of salaries quoted 387 441 337
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £65,300
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% -

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 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for CISM in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT jobs citing CISM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for CISM.

1 18 (90.00%) CISSP
1 18 (90.00%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 13 (65.00%) Information Security
3 9 (45.00%) CISA
3 9 (45.00%) GDPR
4 8 (40.00%) CRISC
5 6 (30.00%) Identity Access Management
5 6 (30.00%) Banking
5 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
5 6 (30.00%) PCI DSS
6 5 (25.00%) Security Architecture
6 5 (25.00%) Degree
6 5 (25.00%) CEH
6 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (20.00%) Internet
7 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
7 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (20.00%) Office 365
7 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
7 4 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (15.00%) Threat Intelligence
8 3 (15.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 3 (15.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 3 (15.00%) SANS
8 3 (15.00%) Security Operations

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 (5.00%) SAS
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Big Data
1 1 (5.00%) Data Lake
1 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.00%) QlikView
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Consultant
1 8 (40.00%) Security Consultant
2 7 (35.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Security Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Information Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Security Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Information Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) IT Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) IT Security Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Operations Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Security Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Internet of Things
1 3 (15.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) PMI
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Cyberattack
3 1 (5.00%) Cybercrime
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (65.00%) Information Security
3 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 6 (30.00%) Identity Access Management
4 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
5 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (15.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 3 (15.00%) Data Privacy
6 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (15.00%) Security Operations
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) Threat Intelligence
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL
7 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Java
1 2 (10.00%) PHP
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) CISSP
2 9 (45.00%) CISA
3 8 (40.00%) CRISC
4 5 (25.00%) CEH
4 5 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (15.00%) CISMP
5 3 (15.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
5 3 (15.00%) SANS
6 2 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
6 2 (10.00%) SSCP
7 1 (5.00%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (5.00%) CREST Certified
7 1 (5.00%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) GDPR
2 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (30.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (10.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Splunk
2 1 (5.00%) Ab Initio
2 1 (5.00%) CyberArk