The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Security Manager
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 88 93
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 3 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.24% 0.66% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.69% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Median salary £70,000 £55,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% +8.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £53,000 £50,100
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £55,000 £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 1175 1155 1320
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.83% 95.93% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 725 662 828
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in Edinburgh

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Security Manager in Edinburgh

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Manager in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Manager in Edinburgh

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Security Manager in the job title.

1 14 (51.85%) CISSP
1 14 (51.85%) Information Security
2 13 (48.15%) CISM
2 13 (48.15%) Risk Management
3 12 (44.44%) Finance
4 11 (40.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (37.04%) Supplier Management
6 9 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (25.93%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (25.93%) OWASP
7 7 (25.93%) Data Protection
7 7 (25.93%) PCI DSS
7 7 (25.93%) GDPR
8 6 (22.22%) Internal Audit
8 6 (22.22%) CISA
8 6 (22.22%) ITIL
9 5 (18.52%) COBIT
9 5 (18.52%) Security Testing
9 5 (18.52%) SIEM
10 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (14.81%) Privileged Access Management
10 4 (14.81%) PA-DSS
10 4 (14.81%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (14.81%) Degree
10 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (14.81%) Service Management
10 4 (14.81%) ITSM
10 4 (14.81%) Data Security
10 4 (14.81%) Security Management

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 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) IaaS
1 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) DMZ
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) Network Security
2 1 (3.70%) VLAN
2 1 (3.70%) VoIP
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Cybercrime
4 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) PKI
4 1 (3.70%) PMI
4 1 (3.70%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Information Security
2 13 (48.15%) Risk Management
3 10 (37.04%) Supplier Management
4 9 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Data Protection
5 7 (25.93%) OWASP
6 6 (22.22%) Internal Audit
6 6 (22.22%) ITIL
7 5 (18.52%) Security Testing
7 5 (18.52%) SIEM
8 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (14.81%) Data Security
8 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (14.81%) ITSM
8 4 (14.81%) Privileged Access Management
8 4 (14.81%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (14.81%) Security Management
8 4 (14.81%) Service Management
8 4 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (11.11%) B2B
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) CISSP
2 13 (48.15%) CISM
3 6 (22.22%) CISA
4 4 (14.81%) Degree
5 3 (11.11%) PCI QSA
6 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.70%) SANS
6 1 (3.70%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (25.93%) GDPR
2 7 (25.93%) PCI DSS
3 5 (18.52%) COBIT
4 4 (14.81%) PA-DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Bloomberg
1 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco
1 1 (3.70%) Citrix
1 1 (3.70%) CyberArk
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.70%) Qualys
1 1 (3.70%) Symantec
1 1 (3.70%) VMware
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