The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Management over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Management
Rank 161 150 153
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 12 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.33% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.24% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 6
Average salary £40,000 £43,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% +10.89%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
Information Security Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2971 2479 2456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 82.07% 81.60% 77.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1916 1610 1630
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Information Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Information Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Information Security Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Information Security Management Salary Trend in Scotland

Information Security Management
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -7 10 £40,000 -11.11%
Edinburgh -13 2 £48,750 +62.50%
Information Security Management
UK

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Information Security Management 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 Management.

1 15 (100.00%) Security Management
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 12 (80.00%) CISSP
3 11 (73.33%) Legal
4 10 (66.67%) Wireless
4 10 (66.67%) VPN
4 10 (66.67%) Firewall
4 10 (66.67%) CEH
4 10 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (66.67%) Network Security
4 10 (66.67%) ISMS
5 9 (60.00%) Law
5 9 (60.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 9 (60.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) Degree
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (20.00%) CISA
7 2 (13.33%) Windows
7 2 (13.33%) Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) Cyber Security
7 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
8 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (6.67%) QA
8 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
8 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
8 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (6.67%) People Management

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

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

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Wireless
1 10 (66.67%) VPN
1 10 (66.67%) Firewall
1 10 (66.67%) Network Security
2 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 11 (73.33%) Legal
2 9 (60.00%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Security Analyst
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
2 9 (60.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 9 (60.00%) Information Specialist
2 9 (60.00%) Security Specialist
3 4 (26.67%) Information Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Information Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Information Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Security Management
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (66.67%) ISMS
3 9 (60.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 9 (60.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Cyber Security
5 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
6 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (6.67%) People Management
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) CISSP
2 10 (66.67%) CEH
3 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (20.00%) CISA
4 1 (6.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) VMware