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

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 158 162 167
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.10% 0.032% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.037% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £56,250 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -
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
2654 2701 2821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.48% 86.93% 84.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 1714 1846
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 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
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 10 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 - 2 £56,250 -
Glasgow -21 1 - -
ISMS
UK

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Security Management
2 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
4 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
5 2 (33.33%) Service Management
5 2 (33.33%) CISA
5 2 (33.33%) CISM
5 2 (33.33%) Process Management
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) CISSP
5 2 (33.33%) Internet
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) SSCP
5 2 (33.33%) CEH
5 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (33.33%) Information Management
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (33.33%) Freedom of Information Act
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Strategic Management
5 2 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Information Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Operational Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (33.33%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (16.67%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Security Management
3 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
4 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
5 2 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (33.33%) Information Management
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (33.33%) Process Management
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) Service Management
5 2 (33.33%) Strategic Management
5 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (16.67%) CRM
6 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
6 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CEH
1 2 (33.33%) CISA
1 2 (33.33%) CISM
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) SSCP
2 1 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nessus