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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Manager
Rank 92 101 82
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 11 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.74% 0.20% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.21% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 6
Average salary £59,250 £65,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.84% +40.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £65,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £65,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%
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
1426 1422 1090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.77% 96.54% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 975 924 729
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 20 November 2014.

Security Manager Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 22 (91.67%) Information Security
2 17 (70.83%) Finance
3 15 (62.50%) CISSP
4 12 (50.00%) CISM
5 8 (33.33%) Banking
5 8 (33.33%) Supplier Management
6 6 (25.00%) Security Management
6 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
7 5 (20.83%) Data Security
7 5 (20.83%) Financial Institution
7 5 (20.83%) CISA
8 4 (16.67%) Legal
8 4 (16.67%) Information Security Management
8 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
8 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
9 3 (12.50%) Line Management
9 3 (12.50%) Project Management
9 3 (12.50%) Advertising
9 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
10 2 (8.33%) SLA
10 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (8.33%) Marketing
10 2 (8.33%) Degree
11 1 (4.17%) QA
11 1 (4.17%) Network Security
11 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
11 1 (4.17%) SIEM

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 (4.17%) Network Security
General
1 17 (70.83%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Banking
3 5 (20.83%) Financial Institution
4 4 (16.67%) Legal
5 3 (12.50%) Advertising
6 2 (8.33%) Marketing
7 1 (4.17%) Retail
7 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Information Security
2 8 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 6 (25.00%) Security Management
3 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (20.83%) Data Security
5 4 (16.67%) Information Security Management
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (12.50%) Line Management
7 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
8 1 (4.17%) SIEM
8 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.17%) Coaching
8 1 (4.17%) People Management
8 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) CISSP
2 12 (50.00%) CISM
3 5 (20.83%) CISA
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) ISEB
5 1 (4.17%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (8.33%) SLA
4 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Remedy