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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Management
Rank 90 91 98
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 7 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.55% 0.65% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.75% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 6
Average salary £53,250 £70,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.92% +43.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,450 £54,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £70,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.00%
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
1151 1204 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.35% 86.93% 86.22%
Number of salaries quoted 775 752 803
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016, 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 20 (90.91%) Information Security
2 18 (81.82%) Finance
3 16 (72.73%) CISSP
3 16 (72.73%) Degree
4 15 (68.18%) Risk Management
5 14 (63.64%) Management Information System
5 14 (63.64%) CISM
6 13 (59.09%) CISA
6 13 (59.09%) ITIL
7 12 (54.55%) Legal
7 12 (54.55%) Banking
8 11 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (45.45%) Service Management
9 10 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (45.45%) Retail
9 10 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
9 10 (45.45%) Corporate Banking
9 10 (45.45%) Incident Management
10 9 (40.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 8 (36.36%) Digital Forensics
12 7 (31.82%) Analytics
12 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 6 (27.27%) IBM
14 5 (22.73%) GAP Analysis
14 5 (22.73%) Data Analytics
14 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
14 5 (22.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 5 (22.73%) Data Protection
15 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) SAN
1 3 (13.64%) VoIP
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Data Mining
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (81.82%) Finance
2 12 (54.55%) Banking
2 12 (54.55%) Legal
3 10 (45.45%) Corporate Banking
3 10 (45.45%) Retail
4 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Security Manager
2 4 (18.18%) IT Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Governance Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) IT Operations Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Operations Manager
4 2 (9.09%) CISSP Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Information Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Operational Security Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Security Operations Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 1 (4.55%) IT Governance Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Management Information System
2 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 5 (22.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (13.64%) Cryptography
3 3 (13.64%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (9.09%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (9.09%) Freedom of Information Act
4 2 (9.09%) PKI
4 2 (9.09%) Visualisation
5 1 (4.55%) Handset
5 1 (4.55%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Information Security
2 15 (68.18%) Risk Management
3 13 (59.09%) ITIL
4 11 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (45.45%) Incident Management
5 10 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (45.45%) Service Management
6 9 (40.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 8 (36.36%) Digital Forensics
8 7 (31.82%) Analytics
9 5 (22.73%) Data Analytics
9 5 (22.73%) Data Protection
9 5 (22.73%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (18.18%) Identity Management
10 4 (18.18%) Information Security Management
10 4 (18.18%) Security Operations
10 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
11 3 (13.64%) Operations Management
11 3 (13.64%) Patch Management
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) CISSP
1 16 (72.73%) Degree
2 14 (63.64%) CISM
3 13 (59.09%) CISA
4 10 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
3 2 (9.09%) COBIT
3 2 (9.09%) ISO27002
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Backup Exec
1 3 (13.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) IBM
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) NetApp
2 3 (13.64%) Symantec
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Becrypt
3 1 (4.55%) Lumension