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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 152 162 153
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 9 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.29% 0.37% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.40% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 3
Average salary £51,250 £52,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.44% -9.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £44,900 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,900 £61,200 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.17%
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
2947 3538 3144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.59% 94.73% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1908 2325 2080
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 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
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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 £52,000 - 1
Edinburgh -11 2 £50,250 -3.36% 1
Inverclyde - 2 £62,000 -
Security Manager
UK

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 17 (85.00%) Information Security
2 15 (75.00%) Finance
3 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (55.00%) PCI DSS
4 11 (55.00%) CISSP
5 10 (50.00%) CISM
6 9 (45.00%) Project Management
6 9 (45.00%) ITIL
7 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
7 8 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (40.00%) Information Assurance
7 8 (40.00%) COBIT
7 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (35.00%) Data Protection
8 7 (35.00%) CISA
8 7 (35.00%) Windows
9 6 (30.00%) Linux
9 6 (30.00%) UNIX
9 6 (30.00%) SQL
9 6 (30.00%) Oracle
9 6 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (30.00%) LAN
9 6 (30.00%) WLAN
9 6 (30.00%) Benchmarking
9 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
9 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
9 6 (30.00%) MBA
9 6 (30.00%) Mobile Payment
9 6 (30.00%) Cyber Security
9 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) LAN
1 6 (30.00%) WLAN
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (30.00%) Mobile Payment
2 6 (30.00%) SCADA
2 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (30.00%) Cryptography
3 2 (10.00%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Information Security
2 9 (45.00%) Project Management
2 9 (45.00%) ITIL
3 8 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 8 (40.00%) Information Assurance
4 7 (35.00%) Data Protection
5 6 (30.00%) Benchmarking
5 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (30.00%) Cyber Security
6 3 (15.00%) Supplier Management
6 3 (15.00%) Coaching
7 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.00%) Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) Security Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 2 (10.00%) Security Management
8 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (5.00%) ITSM
8 1 (5.00%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) CISSP
2 10 (50.00%) CISM
3 7 (35.00%) CISA
4 6 (30.00%) MBA
4 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (30.00%) Degree
5 1 (5.00%) CEH
5 1 (5.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (55.00%) PCI DSS
3 8 (40.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Remedy
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