The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 148 138 142
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 22 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.60% 0.68% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.84% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 12
Average salary £49,000 £41,250 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.78% -10.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,350 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2979 2614 2396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.78% 80.23% 75.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1996 1714 1627
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 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Security Management
UK

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +5 14 £49,050 +63.50%
Glasgow -18 6 £40,000 - 2
Aberdeen +12 2 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Security Management
UK

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 21 (75.00%) Information Security
2 19 (67.86%) CISSP
3 16 (57.14%) Management Information System
4 14 (50.00%) Finance
4 14 (50.00%) Information Security Management
5 13 (46.43%) CEH
6 12 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
6 12 (42.86%) ITIL
7 11 (39.29%) Incident Management
8 10 (35.71%) Banking
9 8 (28.57%) ISMS
10 7 (25.00%) Firewall
10 7 (25.00%) Legal
11 6 (21.43%) Wireless
11 6 (21.43%) VPN
11 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (21.43%) Network Security
12 5 (17.86%) Ethical Hacking
12 5 (17.86%) Retail Banking
12 5 (17.86%) Retail
12 5 (17.86%) Law
12 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
13 4 (14.29%) Change Management
13 4 (14.29%) Financial Institution
14 3 (10.71%) CISA
14 3 (10.71%) Project Management
14 3 (10.71%) Windows
14 3 (10.71%) Supplier Management
14 3 (10.71%) Degree
14 3 (10.71%) Cyber Security

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Firewall
2 6 (21.43%) Wireless
2 6 (21.43%) VPN
2 6 (21.43%) Network Security
3 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (35.71%) Banking
3 7 (25.00%) Legal
4 5 (17.86%) Law
4 5 (17.86%) Retail
4 5 (17.86%) Retail Banking
5 4 (14.29%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Security Specialist
2 11 (39.29%) IT Security Specialist
3 8 (28.57%) Information Security Manager
3 8 (28.57%) Security Manager
3 8 (28.57%) Information Manager
4 6 (21.43%) Security Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Information Specialist
5 5 (17.86%) Information Security Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Information Assurance Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Security Assurance Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Information Security Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Information Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Information Security Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Security Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) IT Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.57%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Information Security
2 14 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 12 (42.86%) ITIL
3 12 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
4 11 (39.29%) Incident Management
5 8 (28.57%) ISMS
6 5 (17.86%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (14.29%) Change Management
8 3 (10.71%) Project Management
8 3 (10.71%) Cyber Security
8 3 (10.71%) Supplier Management
8 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (7.14%) Data Management
9 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
10 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
10 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
10 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (3.57%) Data Security
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) CISSP
2 13 (46.43%) CEH
3 3 (10.71%) Degree
3 3 (10.71%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Citrix
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