The table below looks at the statistics for 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 Security Management over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 137 140 146
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 31 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.83% 0.45% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.56% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 14
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,600 £45,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,296
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -2.74%
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
3000 2495 2402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.36% 80.67% 75.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1957 1626 1616
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Security Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Security Management Salary Trend in Scotland

Security Management
Salary Histogram in Scotland

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

Security Management Salary Histogram in Scotland

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 Security Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 August 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 +3 14 £49,050 +63.50% 3
Glasgow -13 12 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Stirling - 3 £77,000 -
Aberdeen - 2 - -
Security Management
UK

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing 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 Security Management.

1 27 (67.50%) Information Security
2 25 (62.50%) Management Information System
3 23 (57.50%) CISSP
4 17 (42.50%) ITIL
4 17 (42.50%) Information Security Management
4 17 (42.50%) Finance
4 17 (42.50%) CEH
5 13 (32.50%) Vulnerability Management
6 12 (30.00%) Firewall
6 12 (30.00%) Incident Management
6 12 (30.00%) ISMS
7 11 (27.50%) Legal
7 11 (27.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (25.00%) Banking
8 10 (25.00%) Network Security
9 9 (22.50%) Windows
9 9 (22.50%) VPN
9 9 (22.50%) Wireless
10 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 8 (20.00%) Law
10 8 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
11 6 (15.00%) UNIX
11 6 (15.00%) Risk Management
12 5 (12.50%) Retail
12 5 (12.50%) Retail Banking
13 4 (10.00%) Change Management
13 4 (10.00%) Financial Institution
13 4 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
13 4 (10.00%) COBIT
14 3 (7.50%) MS Excel

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing 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 Security Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) Firewall
2 10 (25.00%) Network Security
3 9 (22.50%) Wireless
3 9 (22.50%) VPN
4 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.00%) VLAN
5 2 (5.00%) LAN
5 2 (5.00%) WAN
6 1 (2.50%) SAN
6 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 11 (27.50%) Legal
3 10 (25.00%) Banking
4 8 (20.00%) Law
5 5 (12.50%) Retail
5 5 (12.50%) Retail Banking
6 4 (10.00%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.50%) Marketing
7 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Security Specialist
2 11 (27.50%) IT Security Specialist
3 10 (25.00%) Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) Security Analyst
4 9 (22.50%) Information Manager
4 9 (22.50%) Information Security Manager
4 9 (22.50%) Security Manager
5 8 (20.00%) Information Security Specialist
5 8 (20.00%) Information Specialist
6 3 (7.50%) Governance Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Risk Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Security Assurance Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Information Assurance Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Information Security Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Information Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) IT Security Officer
8 1 (2.50%) Security Officer
8 1 (2.50%) Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.50%) AS400
3 1 (2.50%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.50%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) UNIX
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (67.50%) Information Security
2 17 (42.50%) ITIL
2 17 (42.50%) Information Security Management
3 13 (32.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 12 (30.00%) ISMS
4 12 (30.00%) Incident Management
5 8 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (15.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (10.00%) Change Management
7 4 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (7.50%) Project Management
8 3 (7.50%) Data Protection
8 3 (7.50%) Cyber Security
8 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.00%) Supplier Management
10 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (2.50%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (2.50%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (57.50%) CISSP
2 17 (42.50%) CEH
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
3 3 (7.50%) CISA
4 1 (2.50%) CISM
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) MCP
4 1 (2.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (10.00%) COBIT
3 3 (7.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (5.00%) PCI DSS
5 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) RACF
2 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
1 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Unisys
1 3 (7.50%) IBM
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Citrix
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) VMware
3 1 (2.50%) NetApp
3 1 (2.50%) EMC
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