The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had IT Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Specialist
Rank - 92 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Specialist 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £62,750 -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
IT Security Specialist
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
1218 1308 1581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.91% 95.82% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 775 800 1012
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £56,700
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured IT Security Specialist in the job title.

IT Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

IT Security Specialist
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

IT Security Specialist Salary Trend in Edinburgh

IT Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT Security Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring IT Security Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations

IT Security Specialist Skill Set
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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP