Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Computer Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Security over the 6 months to 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 231 198
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.018% 0.021%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.019% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Scotland median annual salary - £43,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.00% -
UK median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year +14.29% +2.44% -14.58%

Computer Security is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,738 5,135 4,341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 93.54% 92.39% 92.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3,079 3,376 2,735
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £69,375 £66,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Computer Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Computer Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Security in Scotland

Computer Security
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Computer Security in Scotland