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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 138 147 152
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 24 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.71% 0.41% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.51% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 8
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.95%
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
2832 2540 2439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.52% 80.15% 76.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1793 1607 1636
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 October 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 October 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 +5 13 £40,000 -11.11%
Edinburgh -7 6 £48,275 +13.58%
Stirling - 3 £77,000 -
Aberdeen +13 1 - -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £27,500 -
Security Management
UK

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 26 (61.90%) Information Security
2 25 (59.52%) CISSP
2 25 (59.52%) Management Information System
3 20 (47.62%) ITIL
4 18 (42.86%) CEH
5 16 (38.10%) Finance
6 15 (35.71%) Information Security Management
7 14 (33.33%) Incident Management
8 13 (30.95%) Vulnerability Management
8 13 (30.95%) Firewall
9 11 (26.19%) ISMS
9 11 (26.19%) Network Security
9 11 (26.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 11 (26.19%) Legal
9 11 (26.19%) Windows
10 10 (23.81%) VPN
10 10 (23.81%) Wireless
11 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
11 9 (21.43%) Law
11 9 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
12 8 (19.05%) Banking
12 8 (19.05%) UNIX
13 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
14 5 (11.90%) Retail Banking
14 5 (11.90%) Retail
14 5 (11.90%) People Management
15 4 (9.52%) COBIT
15 4 (9.52%) Financial Institution
15 4 (9.52%) Project Management
15 4 (9.52%) Oracle

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 2 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) Firewall
2 11 (26.19%) Network Security
3 10 (23.81%) VPN
3 10 (23.81%) Wireless
4 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.76%) VLAN
5 2 (4.76%) LAN
5 2 (4.76%) WAN
6 1 (2.38%) SAN
6 1 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 11 (26.19%) Legal
3 9 (21.43%) Law
4 8 (19.05%) Banking
5 5 (11.90%) Retail Banking
5 5 (11.90%) Retail
6 4 (9.52%) Financial Institution
7 2 (4.76%) Marketing
8 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Security Specialist
2 13 (30.95%) Analyst
3 12 (28.57%) IT Security Specialist
4 11 (26.19%) Security Analyst
5 9 (21.43%) Information Security Specialist
5 9 (21.43%) Information Specialist
6 6 (14.29%) Security Manager
7 5 (11.90%) Information Security Manager
7 5 (11.90%) Information Manager
8 3 (7.14%) Risk Manager
8 3 (7.14%) Governance Manager
9 2 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
10 1 (2.38%) Architect
10 1 (2.38%) IT Manager
10 1 (2.38%) Consultant
10 1 (2.38%) Systems Engineer
10 1 (2.38%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) Web Services
2 2 (4.76%) AppFabric
2 2 (4.76%) XML
3 1 (2.38%) .NET
3 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (59.52%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) AS400
3 2 (4.76%) CMDB
4 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.38%) GIS
4 1 (2.38%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Windows
2 8 (19.05%) UNIX
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Information Security
2 20 (47.62%) ITIL
3 15 (35.71%) Information Security Management
4 14 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 13 (30.95%) Vulnerability Management
6 11 (26.19%) ISMS
7 9 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
8 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
9 5 (11.90%) People Management
10 4 (9.52%) Project Management
11 3 (7.14%) Change Management
11 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
11 3 (7.14%) Information Assurance
11 3 (7.14%) Data Protection
12 2 (4.76%) Performance Management
12 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
12 2 (4.76%) Cyber Security
12 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
1 2 (4.76%) Java
1 2 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) VB
2 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 25 (59.52%) CISSP
2 18 (42.86%) CEH
3 3 (7.14%) CISA
3 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) Degree
4 2 (4.76%) CISM
5 1 (2.38%) MCP
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.38%) MCSE
5 1 (2.38%) CRISC
5 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (9.52%) COBIT
3 3 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.38%) QA
4 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) RACF
2 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.38%) XenApp
3 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.38%) SCCM
1 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) Unisys
2 3 (7.14%) IBM
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) VMware
3 2 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (2.38%) NetApp
4 1 (2.38%) EMC