The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Analyst
Rank 81 104 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 21 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.75% 0.72% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 0.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 0
Average salary £37,750 £41,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Information Security Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent 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 permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1113 1348 1178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 92.67% 96.56% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 722 832 806
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Information Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Information Security Analyst Salary Trend in Glasgow

Information Security Analyst
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Information Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Security Analyst in their job title.

1 39 (100.00%) Information Security
2 35 (89.74%) Finance
3 27 (69.23%) CISSP
4 18 (46.15%) Risk Management
4 18 (46.15%) Cyber Security
5 16 (41.03%) CISM
5 16 (41.03%) Legal
6 15 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (33.33%) Incident Management
7 13 (33.33%) Management Information System
8 11 (28.21%) Law
8 11 (28.21%) Data Security
8 11 (28.21%) Cryptography
8 11 (28.21%) Degree
8 11 (28.21%) Network Security
9 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (10.26%) Information Security Governance
10 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
10 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
10 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
10 3 (7.69%) COBIT
10 3 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (7.69%) CISA
11 1 (2.56%) Security Testing

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Information Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) Network Security
General
1 35 (89.74%) Finance
2 16 (41.03%) Legal
3 11 (28.21%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 11 (28.21%) Cryptography
4 3 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Information Security
2 18 (46.15%) Risk Management
2 18 (46.15%) Cyber Security
3 13 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 11 (28.21%) Data Security
5 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (10.26%) Information Security Governance
6 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.56%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 27 (69.23%) CISSP
2 16 (41.03%) CISM
3 11 (28.21%) Degree
4 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 3 (7.69%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (7.69%) COBIT