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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 75 75 89
Rank change year-on-year 0 +14  
Permanent jobs citing CISM 15 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.34% 1.57% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.56% 5.33% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 11
Median salary £50,000 £67,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.92% +22.72%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £56,760 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.10% +3.20%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh.

Academic & Professional Certification
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 270 394 392
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 24.15% 29.38% 28.99%
Number of salaries quoted 157 270 227
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing CISM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CISM in Edinburgh

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 26 (100.00%) CISSP
2 15 (57.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (42.31%) Risk Management
3 11 (42.31%) Finance
4 10 (38.46%) Data Protection
5 9 (34.62%) Data Protection Act
6 8 (30.77%) ITIL
6 8 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (30.77%) Information Security
7 7 (26.92%) COBIT
8 6 (23.08%) Security Testing
8 6 (23.08%) PCI DSS
8 6 (23.08%) CISA
8 6 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (19.23%) ITSM
9 5 (19.23%) Service Management
9 5 (19.23%) Supplier Management
9 5 (19.23%) OWASP
9 5 (19.23%) Cisco IPT
9 5 (19.23%) Degree
9 5 (19.23%) GDPR
10 4 (15.38%) Privileged Access Management
10 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (15.38%) Data Security
10 4 (15.38%) Security Management
11 3 (11.54%) B2B
11 3 (11.54%) PCI QSA
11 3 (11.54%) PA-DSS

CISM
Top Related 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 (3.85%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Big Data
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Security Manager
2 10 (38.46%) IT Manager
3 8 (30.77%) IT Security Manager
4 5 (19.23%) Compliance Manager
4 5 (19.23%) Data Protection Officer
5 3 (11.54%) Information Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Head of IT
6 2 (7.69%) Head of IT Security
6 2 (7.69%) Head of Security
7 1 (3.85%) Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Information Security Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.85%) Cybercrime
2 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Risk Management
2 10 (38.46%) Data Protection
3 8 (30.77%) Information Security
3 8 (30.77%) ITIL
3 8 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (23.08%) Security Testing
5 5 (19.23%) ITSM
5 5 (19.23%) OWASP
5 5 (19.23%) Service Management
5 5 (19.23%) Supplier Management
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (15.38%) Data Security
6 4 (15.38%) Privileged Access Management
6 4 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) Security Management
6 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.54%) B2B
8 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) CISSP
2 6 (23.08%) CISA
3 5 (19.23%) Degree
4 3 (11.54%) PCI QSA
5 1 (3.85%) CISMP
5 1 (3.85%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (57.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (26.92%) COBIT
3 6 (23.08%) PCI DSS
4 5 (19.23%) GDPR
5 3 (11.54%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago