Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stirling with a requirement for Information Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Scotland > Stirling
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 13 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stirling 2.99% 9.80% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 10.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Stirling median annual salary £80,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +68.42% - -
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% -

Information Security 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 Stirling with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Stirling
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 64 46 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stirling 95.52% 90.20% 91.28%
Number of salaries quoted 49 42 74
Stirling median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +18.75% -15.79%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £71,125 £72,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +2.41%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

Job postings citing Information Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stirling.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Stirling

Information Security
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Stirling

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Information Security 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 Stirling region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) SABSA
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 22301
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) GIAC
2 1 (50.00%) GCIH
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) CEH

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stirling 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) SABSA Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) SABSA
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) GCIH
2 1 (50.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 22301