The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Manager
Rank 157 164 144
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 6 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.060% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.063% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 6
Average salary £51,500 £57,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.43% +24.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £51,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £63,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
Information Security Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3094 3178 2887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.94% 95.55% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2032 2026 2070
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Information Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Information Security Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

Information Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Information Security Manager Salary Histogram in Scotland

Information Security Manager
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 Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
Edinburgh 0 5 £47,000 -27.69%
Information Security Manager
UK

Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Information Security Manager 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 Information Security Manager in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Information Security
2 13 (65.00%) Finance
3 9 (45.00%) Risk Management
4 8 (40.00%) CISSP
5 6 (30.00%) Security Management
5 6 (30.00%) Banking
5 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (30.00%) Supplier Management
6 5 (25.00%) PCI DSS
6 5 (25.00%) CISM
7 4 (20.00%) CISA
7 4 (20.00%) Information Security Management
8 3 (15.00%) Data Security
8 3 (15.00%) Financial Institution
8 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
8 3 (15.00%) Legal
8 3 (15.00%) Project Management
8 3 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (10.00%) Line Management
9 2 (10.00%) Marketing
9 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
9 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
9 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
9 2 (10.00%) Degree
9 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (5.00%) Advertising
10 1 (5.00%) Remedy
10 1 (5.00%) SLA

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Information Security Manager 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 Information Security Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Legal
3 3 (15.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (10.00%) Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (45.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (30.00%) Security Management
3 6 (30.00%) Supplier Management
4 4 (20.00%) Information Security Management
5 3 (15.00%) Data Security
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (10.00%) Line Management
6 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) Coaching
7 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) CISSP
2 5 (25.00%) CISM
3 4 (20.00%) CISA
4 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.00%) SLA
3 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Remedy