The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for ISMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Management System (ISMS)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 - 162
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.15% - 0.096%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Median salary £67,000 - £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.52% -5.00%  

ISMS is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2463 2613 2818
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.49% 91.43% 89.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1567 1476 1771
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,913
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

ISMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing ISMS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ISMS in Scotland

ISMS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for ISMS in Scotland

ISMS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISMS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 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
Glasgow - 3 £67,500 -
Inverclyde - 1 £66,000 -
ISMS
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing ISMS 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 ISMS.

1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 6 (100.00%) Security Management
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) CISM
2 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
4 3 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (50.00%) GDPR
4 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (33.33%) Line Management
5 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
6 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
6 1 (16.67%) CISA
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL

ISMS
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:

Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Compliance Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Head of Security
3 1 (16.67%) Head of Information
3 1 (16.67%) Head of Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Head of IT
3 1 (16.67%) Head of IT Security
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 6 (100.00%) Security Management
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (33.33%) Line Management
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (83.33%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
3 3 (50.00%) GDPR