The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 40 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 19 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.23% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.39% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £46.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-35.86% -23.33%
Security Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
561 868 795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.25% 96.44% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 440 409
Median daily rate £340 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 19
Median hourly rate £16.50 £52.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% +232.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Glasgow region that featured Security Engineer in the job title.

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Engineer across the Glasgow region.

Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Security Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Security Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (62.16%) Finance
2 21 (56.76%) Banking
3 20 (54.05%) Data Centre
4 18 (48.65%) Law
4 18 (48.65%) Firewall
5 10 (27.03%) Symantec
5 10 (27.03%) Qualys
6 8 (21.62%) Intel Security
6 8 (21.62%) Cisco
6 8 (21.62%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
7 6 (16.22%) Network Security
7 6 (16.22%) WAN
7 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (16.22%) VBScript
7 6 (16.22%) Perl
7 6 (16.22%) Windows
7 6 (16.22%) Linux
7 6 (16.22%) LAN
7 6 (16.22%) Wireless
8 5 (13.51%) Python
8 5 (13.51%) C#
8 5 (13.51%) Java
8 5 (13.51%) CCNA
8 5 (13.51%) VPN
8 5 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (10.81%) F5
9 4 (10.81%) Splunk
9 4 (10.81%) SIEM
9 4 (10.81%) Use Case

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) Firewall
2 6 (16.22%) LAN
2 6 (16.22%) Network Security
2 6 (16.22%) WAN
2 6 (16.22%) Wireless
3 5 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (13.51%) VPN
4 4 (10.81%) BGP
4 4 (10.81%) DNS
4 4 (10.81%) EIGRP
4 4 (10.81%) OSPF
4 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (5.41%) H.323
6 2 (5.41%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (5.41%) VLAN
6 2 (5.41%) WLAN
7 1 (2.70%) TACACS
7 1 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Apache Hive
1 2 (5.41%) Big Data
1 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.41%) JIRA
General
1 23 (62.16%) Finance
2 21 (56.76%) Banking
3 18 (48.65%) Law
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
4 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.70%) CSS
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (54.05%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Linux
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Solaris
3 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (10.81%) Analytics
2 4 (10.81%) Data Loss Prevention
2 4 (10.81%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (10.81%) SIEM
2 4 (10.81%) Use Case
3 3 (8.11%) Project Management
4 2 (5.41%) Anomaly Detection
4 2 (5.41%) Data Enrichment
4 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
4 2 (5.41%) SDLC
4 2 (5.41%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (2.70%) Change Control
5 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) Perl
1 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
1 6 (16.22%) VBScript
2 5 (13.51%) C#
2 5 (13.51%) Java
2 5 (13.51%) Python
3 2 (5.41%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (13.51%) CCNA
3 4 (10.81%) CISSP
3 4 (10.81%) SANS
4 3 (8.11%) Degree
5 2 (5.41%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (8.11%) SCCM
2 2 (5.41%) ArcSight ESM
2 2 (5.41%) QRadar
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Qualys
1 10 (27.03%) Symantec
2 8 (21.62%) Cisco
2 8 (21.62%) Intel Security
3 4 (10.81%) Brocade
3 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint
3 4 (10.81%) F5
3 4 (10.81%) Forcepoint
3 4 (10.81%) Splunk
4 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.41%) ArcSight
5 2 (5.41%) IBM
5 2 (5.41%) Juniper
5 2 (5.41%) MapR
5 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.70%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.70%) HP
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.70%) Riverbed