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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 154 141 145
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 7 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 0.49% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.60% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 8
Average salary £29,675 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,935 £27,500 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,935 £42,500 £49,050
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
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
2728 2667 2442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.88% 81.24% 77.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1790 1698 1692
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +3 3 - -
Edinburgh -13 2 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Argyll and Bute - 2 £28,587 -
Security Management
UK

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 25 (65.79%) Information Security
2 23 (60.53%) Management Information System
3 22 (57.89%) CISSP
4 18 (47.37%) ITIL
5 16 (42.11%) CEH
5 16 (42.11%) Information Security Management
6 14 (36.84%) Finance
7 12 (31.58%) Firewall
7 12 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 11 (28.95%) Network Security
8 11 (28.95%) ISMS
8 11 (28.95%) Legal
9 10 (26.32%) Wireless
9 10 (26.32%) Windows
9 10 (26.32%) VPN
9 10 (26.32%) Incident Management
10 9 (23.68%) Ethical Hacking
10 9 (23.68%) Law
10 9 (23.68%) TCP/IP
11 8 (21.05%) UNIX
11 8 (21.05%) Vulnerability Management
12 7 (18.42%) Risk Management
13 6 (15.79%) Banking
14 4 (10.53%) People Management
14 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
14 4 (10.53%) COBIT
14 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
14 4 (10.53%) Information Assurance
14 4 (10.53%) Project Management
14 4 (10.53%) Oracle

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) Firewall
2 11 (28.95%) Network Security
3 10 (26.32%) Wireless
3 10 (26.32%) VPN
4 9 (23.68%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.26%) VLAN
5 2 (5.26%) LAN
5 2 (5.26%) WAN
6 1 (2.63%) SAN
6 1 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 11 (28.95%) Legal
3 9 (23.68%) Law
4 6 (15.79%) Banking
5 3 (7.89%) Retail
5 3 (7.89%) Retail Banking
5 3 (7.89%) Financial Institution
6 2 (5.26%) Aerospace
6 2 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Security Specialist
2 13 (34.21%) Analyst
3 11 (28.95%) Security Analyst
4 9 (23.68%) Information Security Specialist
4 9 (23.68%) Information Specialist
5 8 (21.05%) IT Security Specialist
6 7 (18.42%) Security Manager
7 6 (15.79%) Information Manager
7 6 (15.79%) Information Security Manager
8 3 (7.89%) Risk Manager
8 3 (7.89%) Governance Manager
9 2 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Applications Support
9 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) Architect
10 1 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (2.63%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) Systems Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Web Services
2 2 (5.26%) XML
2 2 (5.26%) AppFabric
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (60.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.89%) AS400
3 2 (5.26%) CMDB
4 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.63%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) UNIX
3 2 (5.26%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) Information Security
2 18 (47.37%) ITIL
3 16 (42.11%) Information Security Management
4 11 (28.95%) ISMS
5 10 (26.32%) Incident Management
6 9 (23.68%) Ethical Hacking
7 8 (21.05%) Vulnerability Management
8 7 (18.42%) Risk Management
9 4 (10.53%) Project Management
9 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
9 4 (10.53%) Information Assurance
9 4 (10.53%) People Management
10 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (7.89%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (7.89%) Change Management
11 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
11 2 (5.26%) CRM
11 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
11 2 (5.26%) Performance Management
11 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) Java
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
1 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.63%) C#
2 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (57.89%) CISSP
2 16 (42.11%) CEH
3 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) CISA
5 2 (5.26%) CISM
5 2 (5.26%) Degree
5 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.63%) MCP
6 1 (2.63%) MCSE
6 1 (2.63%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (10.53%) COBIT
3 3 (7.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.63%) SLA
4 1 (2.63%) QA
4 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) RACF
2 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
1 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) Unisys
2 3 (7.89%) IBM
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (2.63%) NetApp
4 1 (2.63%) VMware
4 1 (2.63%) Hyland
4 1 (2.63%) EMC