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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Management
Rank 86 102 86
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 11 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.81% 0.38% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.44% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £63,000 £49,050 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.22% -
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
1176 1363 874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 87.05% 86.27% 81.61%
Number of salaries quoted 710 889 524
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Security Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 16 (76.19%) Finance
2 15 (71.43%) CISSP
3 14 (66.67%) Information Security
4 12 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (33.33%) Investment Management
6 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
7 5 (23.81%) Business Continuity
7 5 (23.81%) ITIL
7 5 (23.81%) PCI DSS
7 5 (23.81%) Cyber Security
7 5 (23.81%) Business Continuity Management
8 4 (19.05%) SCADA
8 4 (19.05%) Data Protection
8 4 (19.05%) Mobile Payment
8 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
8 4 (19.05%) Information Assurance
8 4 (19.05%) COBIT
8 4 (19.05%) CISA
8 4 (19.05%) CISM
8 4 (19.05%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
8 4 (19.05%) Banking
8 4 (19.05%) Cryptography
9 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
9 3 (14.29%) Degree
10 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (9.52%) Retail Banking
10 2 (9.52%) Line Management
10 2 (9.52%) SOA

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
General
1 16 (76.19%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
2 4 (19.05%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Security Officer
1 7 (33.33%) Information Security Officer
2 3 (14.29%) Head of Security
2 3 (14.29%) Security Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Head of Architecture
3 2 (9.52%) Head of IT
3 2 (9.52%) Head of IT Security
4 1 (4.76%) IT Security Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Cryptography
1 4 (19.05%) SCADA
1 4 (19.05%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Information Security
2 12 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
3 7 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 5 (23.81%) Business Continuity
5 5 (23.81%) ITIL
5 5 (23.81%) Cyber Security
5 5 (23.81%) Business Continuity Management
6 4 (19.05%) Data Protection
6 4 (19.05%) Information Assurance
7 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) SOA
7 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 2 (9.52%) Line Management
7 2 (9.52%) Information Management
8 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (4.76%) People Management
8 1 (4.76%) Information Security Management
8 1 (4.76%) DRM
8 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) CISSP
2 4 (19.05%) CISA
2 4 (19.05%) CISM
2 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) CISMP
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (23.81%) PCI DSS
3 4 (19.05%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) Symantec
1 1 (4.76%) Sophos
1 1 (4.76%) Websense