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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management
Rank 158 158 165
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 4 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.15% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 7
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £54,555 £50,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year
+9.11% +3.62%
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
2660 2698 2820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.59% 86.92% 84.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 1719 1843
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016. 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
Edinburgh +7 3 £55,000 -4.34%
Glasgow -18 1 - -
Information Security Management
UK

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Security Management
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) ISMS
2 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (40.00%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (40.00%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (20.00%) Nessus
4 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SIEM
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) CGI

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Information Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Operational Security Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Information Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (40.00%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (40.00%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (60.00%) ISMS
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) SIEM
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nessus