Period
to 24 April 2018

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 6 months to 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 219 178 223
Rank change year-on-year -41 +45 -11
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 19 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.33% 0.48% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.52% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 5
Scotland median annual salary £62,500 £37,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -31.82% -21.43%
10th Percentile £31,850 £36,250 £48,400
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,150 £60,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -12.50% +14.29%

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 5,343 4,263 5,391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 92.23% 92.41% 91.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3,620 2,681 3,417
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 24 April 2018.

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 6 months to 24 April 2018. 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
Edinburgh -12 10 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Glasgow -39 7 £74,000 +10.45% 2
Inverclyde +6 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £32,000 - 1
Security Management
UK

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT jobs citing Security Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 13 (68.42%) Information Security
2 12 (63.16%) Information Security Management
3 10 (52.63%) Management Information System
4 9 (47.37%) Risk Management
5 8 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (36.84%) ISMS
6 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (36.84%) CISSP
6 7 (36.84%) Finance
7 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (31.58%) ITIL
7 6 (31.58%) CISM
7 6 (31.58%) Degree
8 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
8 5 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS
9 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
10 3 (15.79%) Analytics
10 3 (15.79%) Service Management
10 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
11 2 (10.53%) Patch Management
11 2 (10.53%) Collaborative Working
11 2 (10.53%) Change Management
11 2 (10.53%) Unix
11 2 (10.53%) Linux
11 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
11 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
11 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (10.53%) Banking

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:

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
1 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Security Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Security Officer
3 2 (10.53%) Information Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Information Security Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (10.53%) IT Manager
3 2 (10.53%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (10.53%) IT Security Officer
3 2 (10.53%) Risk Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Security Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Data Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Support Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) HPUX
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Information Security
2 12 (63.16%) Information Security Management
3 9 (47.37%) Risk Management
4 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (36.84%) ISMS
5 6 (31.58%) ITIL
5 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
6 5 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
7 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (15.79%) Analytics
8 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (15.79%) Service Management
9 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (10.53%) Change Management
9 2 (10.53%) Collaborative Working
9 2 (10.53%) Contract Management
9 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
9 2 (10.53%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Java
1 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) CISSP
2 6 (31.58%) CISM
2 6 (31.58%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (10.53%) ISEB
4 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS
3 2 (10.53%) GDPR
4 1 (5.26%) COBIT
4 1 (5.26%) PMO
4 1 (5.26%) QA
4 1 (5.26%) TickIT
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Casewise
1 1 (5.26%) Google
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
1 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com