Period
to 30 July 2021

The median annual salary for an Information Security Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

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 > Glasgow
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 104 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 4 0 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.28% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 - -
Scotland median annual salary £65,000 £67,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.99% +48.89% +9.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,313 880 1,829
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.46% 95.03% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 900 603 1,292
10th Percentile £31,950 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,750 £34,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,100 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.44% - -
75th Percentile £57,500 £56,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £64,768 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Information Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Information Security Manager in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Manager in Glasgow

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Information Security Manager in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Information Security Manager in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, Information Security Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Information Security Manager in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) COBIT
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (50.00%) Security Management
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security Governance
3 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (50.00%) Line Management
3 2 (50.00%) NIST 800
3 2 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (50.00%) Critical Thinking
3 2 (50.00%) NIST
3 2 (50.00%) Social Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Influencing Skills
4 1 (25.00%) DevSecOps
4 1 (25.00%) Presales
4 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Degree

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Azure
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Influencing Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Social Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (50.00%) Critical Thinking
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security Governance
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) DevSecOps
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) COBIT
2 2 (50.00%) NIST
2 2 (50.00%) NIST 800
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials