The first table below looks at the demand for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Fife region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank - - 26
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife - - 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +1.05%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
59 44 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 79.73% 91.67% 77.17%
Number of salaries quoted 38 32 60
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £150,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Information Security
Scotland

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Information Security
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Fife

Information Security
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Fife region citing Information Security 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 Information Security.

1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) ISMS
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) RMADS
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Fife region citing Information Security 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 Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Officer
1 2 (100.00%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) ISMS
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001