The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Moray region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Specialist
Rank 8 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Moray 14.29% - 16.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.29% - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £48,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +11.11%
Security Specialist
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 Moray 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
Moray
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
14 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Moray 100.00% 80.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Average salary £47,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Moray

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

Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Moray

Security Specialist
Salary Trend in Moray

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

Security Specialist Salary Trend in Moray

Security Specialist
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Moray

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Moray region that cited Security Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM

Security Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Moray by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Moray region that cited Security Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared