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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Engineer
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 39 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.22% 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £405 £373
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £16.16
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +76.36%

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
471 627 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.96% 91.80% 96.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 351 398
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 12
Median hourly rate £15.89 £33.36 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.36% +111.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £15.10 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £49.41 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 18 (78.26%) Firewall
2 13 (56.52%) Finance
3 11 (47.83%) Symantec
4 10 (43.48%) Windows
4 10 (43.48%) PowerShell
5 9 (39.13%) Network Security
5 9 (39.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
5 9 (39.13%) Windows 10
6 7 (30.43%) VBScript
6 7 (30.43%) Cisco
6 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
7 6 (26.09%) Python
7 6 (26.09%) C#
7 6 (26.09%) Perl
7 6 (26.09%) SCCM
7 6 (26.09%) Wireless
8 5 (21.74%) LAN
8 5 (21.74%) WAN
8 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (17.39%) OSPF
9 4 (17.39%) BCP
9 4 (17.39%) BGP
9 4 (17.39%) EIGRP
9 4 (17.39%) CCNA
9 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
9 4 (17.39%) Law
9 4 (17.39%) Publishing

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 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) Firewall
2 9 (39.13%) Network Security
3 6 (26.09%) Wireless
4 5 (21.74%) LAN
4 5 (21.74%) WAN
5 4 (17.39%) BGP
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (17.39%) EIGRP
5 4 (17.39%) OSPF
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (13.04%) H.323
6 3 (13.04%) LDAP
6 3 (13.04%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (13.04%) VLAN
6 3 (13.04%) VPN
7 2 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (8.70%) DNS
7 2 (8.70%) VoIP
8 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
8 1 (4.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Apache Hive
1 2 (8.70%) Big Data
1 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
2 4 (17.39%) Law
2 4 (17.39%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) BCP
1 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity
1 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity Planning
1 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (13.04%) Analytics
2 3 (13.04%) Data Security
2 3 (13.04%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
2 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.70%) Anomaly Detection
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.70%) Data Enrichment
3 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
3 2 (8.70%) SDLC
3 2 (8.70%) SIEM
3 2 (8.70%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (8.70%) Use Case
4 1 (4.35%) Information Security
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) PowerShell
2 7 (30.43%) VBScript
3 6 (26.09%) C#
3 6 (26.09%) Perl
3 6 (26.09%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (17.39%) CCNA
3 3 (13.04%) CCNP
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
4 2 (8.70%) CISSP
4 2 (8.70%) SANS
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (26.09%) SCCM
3 2 (8.70%) ArcSight ESM
3 2 (8.70%) QRadar
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (4.35%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Symantec
2 7 (30.43%) Cisco
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Qualys
4 2 (8.70%) ArcSight
4 2 (8.70%) Brocade
4 2 (8.70%) IBM
4 2 (8.70%) MapR
4 2 (8.70%) Splunk
5 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.35%) F5
5 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
5 1 (4.35%) NetWitness
5 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.35%) Sourcefire
5 1 (4.35%) Twitter