Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 125 108
Rank change year-on-year -17 -17 +10
Permanent jobs citing CISM 12 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.44% 0.77% 1.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.75% 2.99% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 25
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,750 £50,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.50% -25.93% +22.73%
10th Percentile £34,250 £42,500 £46,750
90th Percentile £74,150 £135,000 £72,500
Scotland median annual salary £44,875 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.25% -16.67% +30.86%

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 684 636 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 25.17% 25.68% 27.86%
Number of salaries quoted 453 388 453
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,875 £71,250
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% 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 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for CISM in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 11 (91.67%) CISSP
2 10 (83.33%) Finance
3 9 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (58.33%) Information Security
5 6 (50.00%) Degree
6 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (33.33%) Threat Management
7 4 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
7 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
7 4 (33.33%) Security Architecture
7 4 (33.33%) Security Management
7 4 (33.33%) ITIL
8 3 (25.00%) Service Management
8 3 (25.00%) ITSM
8 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
8 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (25.00%) COBIT
8 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (25.00%) Big Data
8 3 (25.00%) Security Operations
8 3 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (16.67%) Trend Micro Deep Security
9 2 (16.67%) GDPR
9 2 (16.67%) Privileged Access Management
9 2 (16.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (16.67%) IaaS
9 2 (16.67%) Data Privacy

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 (8.33%) SAS
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) IaaS
1 2 (16.67%) PaaS
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Data Lake
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (8.33%) QlikView
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Security Manager
2 4 (33.33%) IT Manager
3 3 (25.00%) IT Security Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Information Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (16.67%) IT Risk Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Information Officer
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (8.33%) Information Systems Manager
5 1 (8.33%) IT Security Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Security Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Security Officer
5 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Internet of Things
2 2 (16.67%) SCADA
2 2 (16.67%) Social Media
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Android
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 4 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 4 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) Security Management
3 4 (33.33%) Threat Management
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) ITSM
4 3 (25.00%) Security Operations
4 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (16.67%) Data Privacy
5 2 (16.67%) Information Security Management
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
5 2 (16.67%) Privileged Access Management
5 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) CISSP
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) CISMP
3 2 (16.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
3 2 (16.67%) SANS
4 1 (8.33%) CISA
4 1 (8.33%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (8.33%) CRISC
4 1 (8.33%) ISEB
4 1 (8.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (8.33%) PCI QSA
4 1 (8.33%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (25.00%) COBIT
3 2 (16.67%) GDPR
4 1 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Trend Micro Deep Security
2 1 (8.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
1 2 (16.67%) Saba
1 2 (16.67%) Splunk
1 2 (16.67%) Trend Micro
2 1 (8.33%) Ab Initio
2 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (8.33%) Sophos