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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Management
Rank 145 141 142
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 24 31 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.73% 0.83% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 1.00% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 12
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
2934 3112 2569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.72% 83.32% 83.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1839 2016 1670
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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 +6 20 £45,000 -8.25% 2
Glasgow -1 3 £37,000 -7.50% 2
Inverclyde - 1 - -
Security Management
UK

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 29 (76.32%) Information Security
2 27 (71.05%) CISSP
2 27 (71.05%) Finance
3 21 (55.26%) Banking
4 20 (52.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (52.63%) Management Information System
5 18 (47.37%) ITIL
5 18 (47.37%) Degree
6 16 (42.11%) Risk Management
6 16 (42.11%) CISM
7 15 (39.47%) CISA
7 15 (39.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 13 (34.21%) Retail
8 13 (34.21%) Risk Assessment
9 10 (26.32%) Legal
9 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (26.32%) Corporate Banking
10 9 (23.68%) Incident Management
10 9 (23.68%) Business Continuity
10 9 (23.68%) Service Management
10 9 (23.68%) PCI DSS
11 8 (21.05%) Digital Forensics
11 8 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (21.05%) Symantec
11 8 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
11 8 (21.05%) COBIT
12 7 (18.42%) Cryptography
12 7 (18.42%) CISMP
12 7 (18.42%) Sophos
12 7 (18.42%) Websense

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 (2.63%) MS Office
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Network Security
2 2 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
General
1 27 (71.05%) Finance
2 21 (55.26%) Banking
3 13 (34.21%) Retail
4 10 (26.32%) Corporate Banking
4 10 (26.32%) Legal
5 5 (13.16%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
6 3 (7.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Security Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Information Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Information Security Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Security Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Security Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Incident Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Head of IT
5 2 (5.26%) Head of Security
5 2 (5.26%) Governance Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Head of IT Security
6 1 (2.63%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.63%) Head of Architecture
6 1 (2.63%) Risk Manager
6 1 (2.63%) IT Risk Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (2.63%) IT Security Specialist
6 1 (2.63%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (52.63%) Management Information System
2 7 (18.42%) Cryptography
2 7 (18.42%) SWIFT
3 5 (13.16%) Mobile Payment
3 5 (13.16%) SCADA
4 4 (10.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.26%) PKI
6 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
6 2 (5.26%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.63%) RMADS
7 1 (2.63%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) UNIX
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) Information Security
2 18 (47.37%) ITIL
3 16 (42.11%) Risk Management
4 15 (39.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 13 (34.21%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (23.68%) Business Continuity
7 9 (23.68%) Service Management
7 9 (23.68%) Incident Management
8 8 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (21.05%) Digital Forensics
9 7 (18.42%) Information Assurance
9 7 (18.42%) Identity Management
10 6 (15.79%) Data Protection
10 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (15.79%) Business Continuity Management
11 5 (13.16%) Information Security Management
11 5 (13.16%) Cyber Security
12 4 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
12 4 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 27 (71.05%) CISSP
2 18 (47.37%) Degree
3 16 (42.11%) CISM
4 15 (39.47%) CISA
5 8 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (18.42%) CISMP
7 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (52.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (23.68%) PCI DSS
3 8 (21.05%) COBIT
4 1 (2.63%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Symantec
2 7 (18.42%) Sophos
2 7 (18.42%) Websense
3 6 (15.79%) IBM
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
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