Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 190 206
Rank change year-on-year -25 +16 +9
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 13 20 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.23% 0.39% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.43% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 17
Scotland median annual salary £38,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.48% +1.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £35,750 £37,120 £32,500
90th Percentile £55,925 £60,000 £57,300
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 5126 4680 5852
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.87% 91.37% 90.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3272 2839 3704
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 £27,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +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 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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 -8 5 £50,000 -31.03%
Edinburgh -16 5 £37,500 -13.79%
Falkirk - 1 £32,500 -
Stirling - 1 £80,000 -
Inverclyde - 1 - -
Security Management
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) Unix
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Information Security Management
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) Information Security
4 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
4 4 (30.77%) CISM
4 4 (30.77%) JBoss
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
4 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
4 4 (30.77%) SLA
4 4 (30.77%) CISSP
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (30.77%) Data Guard
4 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
5 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) VoIP
5 3 (23.08%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) Change 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 4 (30.77%) JBoss
1 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) VoIP
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) FTP
2 2 (15.38%) HTTP
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) SMTP
2 2 (15.38%) SNMP
2 2 (15.38%) SSH
2 2 (15.38%) SSL
2 2 (15.38%) Telnet
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 12c
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle9i Database
1 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
1 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) ActiveReports
2 1 (7.69%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Cognos Query Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) DBA
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (15.38%) Head of Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Security Manager
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) CISSP Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Governance Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Information Governance Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Network Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) SABSA Security Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Security Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) CESG
2 1 (7.69%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Information Security
2 5 (38.46%) Information Security Management
3 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
5 2 (15.38%) BCP
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) Contract Management
6 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (7.69%) Privileged Access Management
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CISM
1 4 (30.77%) CISSP
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) CEH
2 1 (7.69%) CISA
2 1 (7.69%) CLAS
2 1 (7.69%) CRISC
2 1 (7.69%) GCIH
2 1 (7.69%) GIAC
2 1 (7.69%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
2 1 (7.69%) Master's Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MBA
2 1 (7.69%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
2 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (15.38%) COBIT
3 2 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (7.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
4 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Data Guard
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Cognos
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft