The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Manager
Rank 93 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.73% 0.082% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.086% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £57,750 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +9.09%
Information Security Manager
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1438 1161 1133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.93% 95.09% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 946 725 810
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Information Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Manager in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Manager across the Edinburgh region.

Information Security Manager Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Information Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Manager across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Information Security Manager Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Information Security Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Security Manager in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (71.43%) Finance
3 8 (57.14%) Security Management
3 8 (57.14%) Banking
4 7 (50.00%) CISSP
5 6 (42.86%) Information Security Management
6 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
6 5 (35.71%) CISA
6 5 (35.71%) CISM
7 4 (28.57%) Legal
7 4 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (28.57%) Supplier Management
8 3 (21.43%) Degree
8 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (21.43%) Data Security
8 3 (21.43%) Project Management
8 3 (21.43%) Financial Institution
9 2 (14.29%) Change Management
9 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
9 2 (14.29%) Marketing
9 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (14.29%) ISMS
9 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security
10 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
10 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
10 1 (7.14%) Data Management
10 1 (7.14%) CEH
10 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
10 1 (7.14%) QA

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Information Security Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Security Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Banking
3 4 (28.57%) Legal
4 3 (21.43%) Financial Institution
5 2 (14.29%) Marketing
6 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (57.14%) Security Management
3 6 (42.86%) Information Security Management
4 4 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (28.57%) Supplier Management
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Data Security
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 2 (14.29%) ISMS
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security
7 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
7 1 (7.14%) Data Management
7 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CISSP
2 5 (35.71%) CISA
2 5 (35.71%) CISM
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) QA
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago