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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Analyst
Rank 101 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.80% 0.093% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.097% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £43,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
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
1324 1036 1158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.85% 96.73% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 833 672 734
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 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,620 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Information Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 24 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (50.00%) Finance
3 11 (45.83%) Management Information System
4 10 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (33.33%) CISSP
6 7 (29.17%) Unix
6 7 (29.17%) Firewall
6 7 (29.17%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (29.17%) Banking
6 7 (29.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 6 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark
7 6 (25.00%) SIEM
7 6 (25.00%) Security Management
7 6 (25.00%) Windows
8 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (20.83%) Marketing
9 4 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
9 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
9 4 (16.67%) HTTPS
9 4 (16.67%) SSL
9 4 (16.67%) McAfee
9 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
9 4 (16.67%) HTML
9 4 (16.67%) Perl
9 4 (16.67%) PHP
9 4 (16.67%) FTP
9 4 (16.67%) HTTP
9 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 4 (16.67%) Kalman Filter

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (29.17%) Firewall
2 4 (16.67%) FTP
2 4 (16.67%) HTTP
2 4 (16.67%) HTTPS
2 4 (16.67%) SSL
2 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (8.33%) tcpdump
3 2 (8.33%) VPN
3 2 (8.33%) Wireless
3 2 (8.33%) Wireshark
4 1 (4.17%) Network Security
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Banking
3 5 (20.83%) Marketing
4 2 (8.33%) Law
4 2 (8.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.50%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.17%) CESG
4 1 (4.17%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Unix
2 6 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (29.17%) Risk Assessment
3 7 (29.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 6 (25.00%) Security Management
4 6 (25.00%) SIEM
5 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 4 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
6 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 3 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Security Operations
8 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
8 2 (8.33%) Data Security
8 2 (8.33%) ITIL
8 2 (8.33%) Security Architecture
8 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) Perl
1 4 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) CISSP
2 3 (12.50%) SSCP
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) CCFP
4 1 (4.17%) CEH
4 1 (4.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (12.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 4 (16.67%) McAfee
3 2 (8.33%) Qualys