The median annual salary for an Information Security Manager was £68,750 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Manager
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 - 98
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.16% - 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £68,750 - £50,500
90% offered a salary of more than £55,750 - £50,100
10% offered a salary of more than £81,750 - £54,100
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1156 1162 1314
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.75% 95.87% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 717 665 822
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Information Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Information Security Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Manager in Edinburgh

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Information Security Manager in Edinburgh

Information Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Manager in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Manager in Edinburgh

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Information Security Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Information Security Manager in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 6 (50.00%) Internal Audit
3 3 (25.00%) GDPR
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) OWASP
3 3 (25.00%) SIEM
3 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (25.00%) CISSP
3 3 (25.00%) DMZ
3 3 (25.00%) CISA
3 3 (25.00%) CISM
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) PA-DSS
5 1 (8.33%) Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (8.33%) Cybercrime
5 1 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (8.33%) Social Media

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DMZ
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (8.33%) Cybercrime
2 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) Internal Audit
2 6 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (25.00%) OWASP
3 3 (25.00%) SIEM
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CISA
1 3 (25.00%) CISM
1 3 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) GDPR
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) PA-DSS
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
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