The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 148 147 152
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 14 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 0.48% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.51% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 16
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,050 £38,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £58,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
Security Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2837 2969 3231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.55% 95.65% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1848 1905 2109
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,962 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Manager in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Security Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Security Manager Salary Histogram in Scotland

Security Manager
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 Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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 +8 13 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Glasgow -19 2 £49,250 - 1
Security Manager
UK

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Security Manager in their job title 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 with Security Manager in their job title.

1 22 (73.33%) Information Security
2 16 (53.33%) Finance
3 14 (46.67%) CISSP
4 13 (43.33%) Risk Management
5 12 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (36.67%) Security Management
7 10 (33.33%) CISM
8 9 (30.00%) Management Information System
8 9 (30.00%) Banking
9 8 (26.67%) ITIL
10 7 (23.33%) Retail
11 6 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 6 (20.00%) Degree
11 6 (20.00%) Service Management
11 6 (20.00%) CISA
12 5 (16.67%) Change Management
12 5 (16.67%) PCI DSS
12 5 (16.67%) Security Operations
13 4 (13.33%) ISMS
13 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
13 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (13.33%) Information Security Management
13 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 3 (10.00%) Legal
14 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
14 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (10.00%) Project Management
14 3 (10.00%) CEH
14 3 (10.00%) Information Management

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Security Manager in their job title 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 with Security Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
1 2 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.33%) Wireless
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) Banking
3 7 (23.33%) Retail
4 3 (10.00%) Legal
4 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (6.67%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (6.67%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (6.67%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Information Security
2 13 (43.33%) Risk Management
3 11 (36.67%) Security Management
4 8 (26.67%) ITIL
5 6 (20.00%) Service Management
5 6 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (16.67%) Change Management
6 5 (16.67%) Security Operations
7 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (13.33%) Information Security Management
7 4 (13.33%) ISMS
7 4 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (10.00%) Analytics
8 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (10.00%) Information Management
8 3 (10.00%) Project Management
8 3 (10.00%) Supplier Management
9 2 (6.67%) Information Governance
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) CISSP
2 10 (33.33%) CISM
3 6 (20.00%) CISA
3 6 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (10.00%) CEH
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (6.67%) SSCP
6 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 3 (10.00%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Tripwire
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