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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Manager
Rank 149 150 142
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 17 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.51% 0.32% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.33% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 4
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,250
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.28%
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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
3194 2989 2960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.94% 94.98% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2026 1915 2069
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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 -9 7 £58,500 -10.00% 1
Glasgow -2 4 £60,000 +33.33%
Stirling -20 3 £73,500 -
Highlands - 1 - -
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Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 26 (83.87%) Information Security
2 18 (58.06%) Finance
3 13 (41.94%) CISSP
4 11 (35.48%) CISM
5 8 (25.81%) Risk Management
5 8 (25.81%) Banking
6 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
7 6 (19.35%) CISA
7 6 (19.35%) Security Management
7 6 (19.35%) Supplier Management
8 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
8 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (16.13%) Data Security
8 5 (16.13%) Financial Institution
9 4 (12.90%) Legal
9 4 (12.90%) PCI DSS
9 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (9.68%) Line Management
10 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
10 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
10 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
10 3 (9.68%) SIEM
10 3 (9.68%) Advertising
10 3 (9.68%) Validation
10 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (9.68%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (9.68%) Information Security Management
10 3 (9.68%) Mac OS X
10 3 (9.68%) Project Management
10 3 (9.68%) UNIX

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (6.45%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.45%) Network Security
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) SMTP
2 1 (3.23%) HTTP
General
1 18 (58.06%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Banking
3 5 (16.13%) Financial Institution
4 4 (12.90%) Legal
5 3 (9.68%) Advertising
6 2 (6.45%) Marketing
7 1 (3.23%) Retail
7 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) GIS
3 1 (3.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) UNIX
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
1 3 (9.68%) AIX
1 3 (9.68%) Solaris
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
1 3 (9.68%) Mac OS X
1 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Information Security
2 8 (25.81%) Risk Management
3 6 (19.35%) Supplier Management
3 6 (19.35%) Security Management
4 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
4 5 (16.13%) Data Security
5 3 (9.68%) Information Security Management
5 3 (9.68%) Project Management
5 3 (9.68%) Validation
5 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.68%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (9.68%) SIEM
5 3 (9.68%) Line Management
6 2 (6.45%) Email Management
6 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.23%) ITIL
7 1 (3.23%) Service Management
7 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) CISSP
2 11 (35.48%) CISM
3 6 (19.35%) CISA
4 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
4 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.45%) Degree
6 1 (3.23%) ISEB
6 1 (3.23%) CRISC
6 1 (3.23%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (12.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.23%) SLA
3 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) VMware
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