Period
to 19 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 103 122
Rank change year-on-year -39 +19 +22
Permanent jobs citing CISM 7 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.26% 1.25% 1.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.95% 5.61% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 15
Edinburgh median annual salary £70,000 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -23.08% +18.18%
10th Percentile £53,125 £36,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £106,875 £70,000 £72,000
Scotland median annual salary £70,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +40.00% -16.67% +5.73%

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 739 481 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 27.32% 22.23% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 508 287 498
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £68,875
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,174 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.56% +1.59% +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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for CISM in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 5 (71.43%) CISSP
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Compliance Management
4 2 (28.57%) Risk and Compliance Management
4 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
4 2 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (28.57%) Cyberattack
4 2 (28.57%) Presales
4 2 (28.57%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) IISP
4 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Splunk
4 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (28.57%) ArcSight
4 2 (28.57%) SIEM
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) CRISC
4 2 (28.57%) COBIT
4 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
4 2 (28.57%) IIS

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 (28.57%) IIS
General
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) IT Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
1 2 (28.57%) IT Security Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) IT Security Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Security Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Senior IT Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Senior IT Security Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Security Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) SIEM Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Information
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Information Assurance
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Security
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Cyberattack
2 2 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) PMI
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (28.57%) Compliance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) ITSM
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (28.57%) Presales
3 2 (28.57%) Risk and Compliance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
3 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) SIEM
3 2 (28.57%) Threat Intelligence
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CISSP
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) CRISC
2 2 (28.57%) IISP
3 1 (14.29%) CISA
3 1 (14.29%) Master's Degree
3 1 (14.29%) MBA
3 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (28.57%) COBIT
2 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) ArcSight
1 2 (28.57%) Splunk
2 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto