The table below looks at the statistics for Security Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Management over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 100 96 86
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 9 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.60% 0.080% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.094% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 6
Average salary £49,050 £30,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.50% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,120 £30,000 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £30,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,398
% change year-on-year
- +0.21%
Security Management
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1234 1060 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.93% 85.14% 81.44%
Number of salaries quoted 835 665 705
Average salary £40,500 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.90% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,650 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Management across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Security Management
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Security Management Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Security Management also 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 that cited Security Management.

1 14 (73.68%) CISSP
2 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 13 (68.42%) Information Security
3 12 (63.16%) Incident Management
3 12 (63.16%) Vulnerability Management
4 9 (47.37%) CEH
4 9 (47.37%) Management Information System
5 8 (42.11%) Banking
6 6 (31.58%) ITIL
7 5 (26.32%) Retail
7 5 (26.32%) Retail Banking
8 4 (21.05%) Information Security Management
8 4 (21.05%) Financial Institution
9 3 (15.79%) CISA
9 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (15.79%) Degree
10 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security
10 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (10.53%) Marketing
10 2 (10.53%) Project Management
10 2 (10.53%) Legal
11 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
11 1 (5.26%) Firewall
11 1 (5.26%) CISM
11 1 (5.26%) GIS
11 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
11 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
11 1 (5.26%) Cryptography

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Security Management also 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 that cited Security Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Banking
3 5 (26.32%) Retail
3 5 (26.32%) Retail Banking
4 4 (21.05%) Financial Institution
5 2 (10.53%) Marketing
5 2 (10.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) IT Security Specialist
1 11 (57.89%) Security Specialist
2 6 (31.58%) Security Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Information Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) GIS
2 1 (5.26%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Information Security
2 12 (63.16%) Incident Management
2 12 (63.16%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (31.58%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) Information Security Management
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (5.26%) Line Management
7 1 (5.26%) ISMS
7 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) CISSP
2 9 (47.37%) CEH
3 3 (15.79%) CISA
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) QA