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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 87 99 86
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 12 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.88% 0.29% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.31% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 7
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £57,500 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £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
1277 1300 1105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.10% 95.31% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 844 835 745
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,994 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 23 January 2015.

Security Manager Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Security Manager
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) Information Security
2 15 (78.95%) Finance
3 12 (63.16%) CISSP
4 8 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (36.84%) PCI DSS
6 6 (31.58%) CISM
6 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
7 4 (21.05%) Security Management
7 4 (21.05%) Analytics
7 4 (21.05%) Supplier Management
8 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
8 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (10.53%) Information Security Management
9 2 (10.53%) Banking
9 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
9 2 (10.53%) SLA
9 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
9 2 (10.53%) Marketing
9 2 (10.53%) Wealth Management
10 1 (5.26%) Network Security
10 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
10 1 (5.26%) Coaching
10 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (5.26%) People Management
10 1 (5.26%) SIEM
10 1 (5.26%) ISEB
10 1 (5.26%) Remedy
10 1 (5.26%) CEH

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (5.26%) Network Security
General
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
3 4 (21.05%) Security Management
3 4 (21.05%) Analytics
3 4 (21.05%) Supplier Management
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security Management
5 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.53%) Wealth Management
6 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.26%) Coaching
6 1 (5.26%) People Management
6 1 (5.26%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) CISSP
2 6 (31.58%) CISM
3 1 (5.26%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (36.84%) PCI DSS
3 2 (10.53%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Remedy