Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 113 122
Rank change year-on-year -21 +9 +8
Permanent jobs citing CISM 11 24 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.42% 1.08% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.56% 4.71% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 24
Edinburgh median annual salary £63,750 £50,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.50% -25.93% +22.73%
10th Percentile £39,125 £36,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £80,250 £59,875 £72,500
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -25.93% +35.00%

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 703 510 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 26.60% 23.00% 26.88%
Number of salaries quoted 502 299 487
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for CISM in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 10 (90.91%) CISSP
2 9 (81.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (63.64%) Degree
3 7 (63.64%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) COBIT
4 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
4 4 (36.36%) Information Security
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) Service Management
4 4 (36.36%) ITSM
5 3 (27.27%) Security Operations
5 3 (27.27%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (27.27%) Security Management
5 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
5 3 (27.27%) Banking
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) Security Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
6 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
6 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
6 2 (18.18%) Splunk
6 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (18.18%) ArcSight
6 2 (18.18%) SIEM
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Information Security Management
6 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery

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 2 (18.18%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) IaaS
1 1 (9.09%) PaaS
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Security Manager
2 4 (36.36%) IT Manager
2 4 (36.36%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) IT Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) IT Security Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Security Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Senior IT Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Senior IT Security Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Security Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) SIEM Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Head of Information
4 1 (9.09%) Head of Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Head of Security
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Cyberattack
3 1 (9.09%) Internet of Things
3 1 (9.09%) SCADA
3 1 (9.09%) Social Media
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (36.36%) Information Security
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) ITSM
1 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
1 4 (36.36%) Service Management
1 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
2 3 (27.27%) Security Management
2 3 (27.27%) Security Operations
2 3 (27.27%) Security Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Compliance Management
3 2 (18.18%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (18.18%) Presales
3 2 (18.18%) Privileged Access Management
3 2 (18.18%) Risk and Compliance Management
3 2 (18.18%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Threat Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) CISSP
2 7 (63.64%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) IISP
4 1 (9.09%) CISMP
4 1 (9.09%) CRISC
4 1 (9.09%) ISEB
4 1 (9.09%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
4 1 (9.09%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (36.36%) COBIT
3 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
4 1 (9.09%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (9.09%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (9.09%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) ArcSight
1 2 (18.18%) Palo Alto
1 2 (18.18%) Splunk
2 1 (9.09%) Saba
2 1 (9.09%) Trend Micro