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

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 82 90 101
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 13 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.02% 0.73% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.77% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 2
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £38,500 £55,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
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
1203 1303 1344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.65% 95.74% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 815 823 874
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 15 (68.18%) Information Security
2 12 (54.55%) CISSP
3 11 (50.00%) Finance
4 9 (40.91%) Banking
4 9 (40.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (36.36%) Security Management
5 8 (36.36%) CISM
6 7 (31.82%) Retail
7 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
7 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
7 6 (27.27%) ITIL
8 5 (22.73%) Change Management
8 5 (22.73%) Security Operations
9 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (18.18%) Degree
9 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
9 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (18.18%) Service Management
9 4 (18.18%) CISA
9 4 (18.18%) Information Security Management
10 3 (13.64%) Legal
10 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
10 3 (13.64%) COBIT
10 3 (13.64%) Analytics
10 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (13.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (4.55%) Wireless
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) Banking
3 7 (31.82%) Retail
4 3 (13.64%) Legal
5 2 (9.09%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
6 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
6 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (9.09%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (9.09%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (9.09%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Information Security
2 8 (36.36%) Security Management
3 6 (27.27%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 5 (22.73%) Change Management
4 5 (22.73%) Security Operations
5 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (18.18%) Information Security Management
5 4 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Service Management
5 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (13.64%) Analytics
6 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
7 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (9.09%) Digital Forensics
7 2 (9.09%) Information Governance
7 2 (9.09%) Security Testing
7 2 (9.09%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) CISSP
2 8 (36.36%) CISM
3 4 (18.18%) CISA
3 4 (18.18%) Degree
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.55%) CEH
5 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
3 3 (13.64%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Tripwire
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