Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Information Security Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security Management over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 205 234
Rank change year-on-year -11 +29 +9
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 5 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.088% 0.15% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.097% 0.17% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 4
Scotland median annual salary £50,750 £52,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.40% +48.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £49,825 £40,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,975 £60,000 £48,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% -4.17% +20.00%

Information Security Management 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 5143 4724 5876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.82% 91.27% 90.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3286 2862 3722
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Information Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Management in Scotland

Information Security Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Information Security Management in Scotland

Information Security Management
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Management in Scotland over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Management in Scotland

Information Security Management
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Management within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 4 £50,000 -
Stirling - 1 £80,000 -
Information Security Management
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Information Security Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Information Security Management.

1 5 (100.00%) Security Management
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) SSH
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) BCP
3 2 (40.00%) Telnet
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) WAN

Information Security Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) SMTP
1 2 (40.00%) SNMP
1 2 (40.00%) SSH
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
1 2 (40.00%) Telnet
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Head of Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Governance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Information Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Information Governance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SABSA Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Security Compliance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CESG
1 1 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) BCP
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security Governance
4 1 (20.00%) ISMS
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) SABSA
4 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISM
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) CEH
2 1 (20.00%) CISA
2 1 (20.00%) CLAS
2 1 (20.00%) CRISC
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) GCIH
2 1 (20.00%) GIAC
2 1 (20.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
2 1 (20.00%) Master's Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MBA
2 1 (20.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (20.00%) COBIT
2 1 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) VMware