The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Manager
Rank 102 96 88
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 7 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.16% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.17% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £55,250 £61,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.79% +36.11%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.85%
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 1203 1173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.32% 95.10% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 966 774 840
Average salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Security Manager Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Manager across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Security Manager Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited 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 Security Manager in their job title.

1 16 (88.89%) Information Security
2 14 (77.78%) Finance
3 9 (50.00%) CISSP
4 8 (44.44%) Banking
5 7 (38.89%) CISM
6 6 (33.33%) CISA
6 6 (33.33%) Security Management
7 5 (27.78%) Legal
7 5 (27.78%) Data Security
7 5 (27.78%) Financial Institution
7 5 (27.78%) Supplier Management
8 4 (22.22%) Information Security Management
8 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
9 3 (16.67%) Advertising
9 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (16.67%) Project Management
9 3 (16.67%) Degree
9 3 (16.67%) Line Management
9 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (11.11%) SIEM
10 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (11.11%) Marketing
10 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
11 1 (5.56%) GIS
11 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
11 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
11 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
11 1 (5.56%) QA

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited 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 Security Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
General
1 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Banking
3 5 (27.78%) Legal
3 5 (27.78%) Financial Institution
4 3 (16.67%) Advertising
5 2 (11.11%) Marketing
6 1 (5.56%) Retail
6 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Information Security
2 6 (33.33%) Security Management
3 5 (27.78%) Data Security
3 5 (27.78%) Supplier Management
4 4 (22.22%) Information Security Management
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (16.67%) Line Management
6 2 (11.11%) SIEM
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.56%) Cyber Security
7 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.56%) ISMS
7 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) CISSP
2 7 (38.89%) CISM
3 6 (33.33%) CISA
4 3 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (5.56%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) QA
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago