The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Security Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Security Management over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Management
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 147 150
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 10 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.38% 0.56% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.62% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 12
Median salary £51,750 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +27.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £48,351 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,350
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

Security Management 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 2422 2591 2825
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.47% 91.43% 89.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1543 1456 1769
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Management in Scotland

Security Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Security Management in Scotland

Security Management
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Management in Scotland over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Management in Scotland

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 Security Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 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 -6 5 £37,500 -30.23%
Glasgow +17 3 £67,500 -
Inverclyde - 2 £66,000 -
Security Management
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing 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 Security Management.

1 11 (50.00%) SQL
1 11 (50.00%) CISSP
2 10 (45.45%) Shell Script
2 10 (45.45%) Unix
2 10 (45.45%) CISM
2 10 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (40.91%) Risk Management
3 9 (40.91%) Oracle
3 9 (40.91%) Linux
4 8 (36.36%) JBoss
4 8 (36.36%) Oracle9i Database
4 8 (36.36%) RDBMS
4 8 (36.36%) SLA
4 8 (36.36%) WebLogic
4 8 (36.36%) Information Security
4 8 (36.36%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (36.36%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (36.36%) Data Guard
4 8 (36.36%) Infrastructure Management
4 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
4 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
5 7 (31.82%) Finance
6 6 (27.27%) Information Security Management
6 6 (27.27%) ISMS
6 6 (27.27%) ITIL
7 5 (22.73%) PCI DSS
7 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (18.18%) GDPR
8 4 (18.18%) Privileged Access Management

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 8 (36.36%) JBoss
1 8 (36.36%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.09%) CICS
2 2 (9.09%) MQSeries
2 2 (9.09%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Kerberos
1 2 (9.09%) SSH
1 2 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database 12c
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle9i Database
1 8 (36.36%) RDBMS
1 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.09%) DB2
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Security Manager
2 8 (36.36%) DBA
2 8 (36.36%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (22.73%) Compliance Manager
4 4 (18.18%) IT Manager
4 4 (18.18%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Head of Security
5 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Head of Information
6 1 (4.55%) Head of Information Security
6 1 (4.55%) Head of IT
6 1 (4.55%) Head of IT Security
6 1 (4.55%) Identity and Access Management Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) ISPF
1 2 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
2 2 (9.09%) PKI
3 1 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Unix
2 9 (40.91%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) zOS
4 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Risk Management
2 8 (36.36%) Information Security
2 8 (36.36%) Infrastructure Management
3 6 (27.27%) Information Security Management
3 6 (27.27%) ISMS
3 6 (27.27%) ITIL
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (18.18%) Data Security
5 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (18.18%) ITSM
5 4 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Privileged Access Management
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (18.18%) Security Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Service Management
5 4 (18.18%) Supplier Management
6 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.09%) Assembly Language
3 2 (9.09%) CLIST
3 2 (9.09%) JCL
3 2 (9.09%) Perl
3 2 (9.09%) REXX
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) CISSP
2 10 (45.45%) CISM
3 4 (18.18%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) CISA
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (36.36%) SLA
3 5 (22.73%) PCI DSS
4 4 (18.18%) COBIT
4 4 (18.18%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (9.09%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (9.09%) RACF
2 2 (9.09%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) Data Guard
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (9.09%) zSecure
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) CA
2 2 (9.09%) IBM
2 2 (9.09%) Sybase