The table below looks at the statistics for ISMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 153 163 155
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.065% 0.092% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.076% 0.11% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £72,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-37.93% +52.63%
ISMS
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
2615 2649 2443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.01% 80.98% 79.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1734 1674 1695
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

ISMS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ISMS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

ISMS Salary Trend in Scotland

ISMS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISMS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

ISMS Salary Histogram in Scotland

ISMS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISMS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 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 - 1 £60,000 -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £27,500 -
ISMS
UK

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing ISMS 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 ISMS.

1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
1 11 (91.67%) Security Management
1 11 (91.67%) Information Security
1 11 (91.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 10 (83.33%) Information Security Management
2 10 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 10 (83.33%) Legal
3 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (75.00%) VPN
3 9 (75.00%) CISSP
3 9 (75.00%) Wireless
3 9 (75.00%) Law
3 9 (75.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 9 (75.00%) CEH
3 9 (75.00%) Network Security
4 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) IIS
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) UNIX
5 1 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) SLA
5 1 (8.33%) CISM
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing ISMS 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 ISMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) Wireless
2 9 (75.00%) Network Security
2 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (75.00%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) VLAN
General
1 10 (83.33%) Legal
2 9 (75.00%) Law
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
1 10 (83.33%) Security Analyst
2 9 (75.00%) Security Specialist
2 9 (75.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 9 (75.00%) Information Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Security Management
1 11 (91.67%) Information Security
2 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 10 (83.33%) Information Security Management
3 9 (75.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (8.33%) Logistics
4 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
4 1 (8.33%) SIEM
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) CISSP
1 9 (75.00%) CEH
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) COBIT
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle