Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Security Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

IT Security Manager
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 138 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - +154
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.11% 0.043% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.045% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% - -
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £62,000
% change year-on-year +27.78% -27.42% +19.23%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2607 2223 2934
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.27% 95.37% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1595 1463 1879
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

IT Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured IT Security Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for IT Security Manager in Edinburgh

IT Security Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for IT Security Manager in Edinburgh

IT Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Security Manager in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Security Manager in Edinburgh

IT Security Manager Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT 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 IT Security Manager in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Privileged Access Management
2 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) COBIT
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Ab Initio
2 1 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management

IT 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Privileged Access Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Ab Initio