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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Management
Rank 163 163 150
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 4 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.12% 0.35% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.42% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 5
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.89% -
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
2926 3074 2492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.83% 83.31% 82.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1831 1970 1622
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,200 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015. 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 -3 3 £35,000 -26.31%
Inverclyde - 1 - -
Information Security Management
UK

Information Security Management
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (60.00%) Database Security
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) COBIT
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (20.00%) ISMS
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) BYOD
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) CISM
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Information Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Security Management
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Identity Management
3 3 (60.00%) Database Security
4 1 (20.00%) ISMS
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (60.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle