The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Manager
Rank 155 159 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 0.062% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.065% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £51,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3452 3075 2887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.81% 95.41% 92.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2241 2020 2015
Average salary £40,000 £40,799 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.95% +5.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Information Security Manager
UK

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -7 8 £50,000 -13.04%
Information Security Manager
UK

Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (64.29%) Finance
3 8 (57.14%) Security Management
3 8 (57.14%) Banking
4 7 (50.00%) Information Security Management
4 7 (50.00%) CISSP
5 5 (35.71%) CISA
5 5 (35.71%) Supplier Management
6 4 (28.57%) CISM
6 4 (28.57%) Change Management
6 4 (28.57%) Data Security
6 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
6 4 (28.57%) Legal
7 3 (21.43%) Financial Institution
7 3 (21.43%) Project Management
7 3 (21.43%) ISMS
7 3 (21.43%) Degree
8 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
8 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (14.29%) Data Management
8 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
9 1 (7.14%) Advertising
9 1 (7.14%) Publishing
9 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (7.14%) GIS
9 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
9 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security
9 1 (7.14%) QA

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Banking
3 4 (28.57%) Legal
4 3 (21.43%) Financial Institution
5 1 (7.14%) Advertising
5 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (57.14%) Security Management
3 7 (50.00%) Information Security Management
4 5 (35.71%) Supplier Management
5 4 (28.57%) Change Management
5 4 (28.57%) Data Security
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) ISMS
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (14.29%) Data Management
7 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CISSP
2 5 (35.71%) CISA
3 4 (28.57%) CISM
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) QA