The median annual salary for an Information Security Manager was £68,750 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Information Security Manager
UK / Scotland
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 - 160
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.076% - 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Median salary £68,750 - £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £55,750 - £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £81,750 - £60,000
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 Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2491 2770 2990
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.04% 96.62% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1596 1594 1899
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,675
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Information Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Manager in Scotland

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Information Security Manager in Scotland

Information Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Manager in Scotland over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Manager in Scotland

Information Security Manager
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 Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 2 £68,750 - 1
Information Security Manager
UK

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Information 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 Scotland region featuring Information Security Manager in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (42.86%) Supplier Management
2 6 (42.86%) Internal Audit
3 3 (21.43%) GDPR
3 3 (21.43%) OWASP
3 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
3 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
3 3 (21.43%) SIEM
3 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
3 3 (21.43%) CISSP
3 3 (21.43%) DMZ
3 3 (21.43%) CISA
3 3 (21.43%) CISM
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.14%) Cybercrime
4 1 (7.14%) Threat Management
4 1 (7.14%) PA-DSS
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) Social Media

Information Security Manager Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DMZ
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
1 3 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (7.14%) Cybercrime
2 1 (7.14%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (42.86%) Internal Audit
2 6 (42.86%) Supplier Management
3 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
3 3 (21.43%) OWASP
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) SIEM
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
4 1 (7.14%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CISA
1 3 (21.43%) CISM
1 3 (21.43%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) GDPR
1 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) PA-DSS
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