The first table below looks at the demand for Information Security skills 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 over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 75 92 79
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 36 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.69% 0.40% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 0.52% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 34 3 2
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-7.00% -4.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1101 954 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 82.35% 76.69% 74.86%
Number of salaries quoted 692 653 443
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Information Security
Scotland

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Information Security
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Glasgow

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Information Security also 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 that cited Information Security.

1 24 (50.00%) Finance
2 14 (29.17%) MS Excel
3 12 (25.00%) ITIL
3 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (22.92%) Network Security
5 10 (20.83%) Java
5 10 (20.83%) Management Information System
6 9 (18.75%) Data Security
7 8 (16.67%) Firewall
7 8 (16.67%) MS Office
7 8 (16.67%) CISSP
7 8 (16.67%) Data Protection
7 8 (16.67%) SIEM
8 7 (14.58%) Analytics
8 7 (14.58%) SQL
8 7 (14.58%) Windows
8 7 (14.58%) OO
8 7 (14.58%) Workflow
8 7 (14.58%) Legal
8 7 (14.58%) Publishing
9 6 (12.50%) Law
9 6 (12.50%) Document Management
9 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (12.50%) OOD
9 6 (12.50%) C++
9 6 (12.50%) .NET
9 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 6 (12.50%) Internet
9 6 (12.50%) Security Architecture

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Information Security also 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 that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.17%) SAS
3 1 (2.08%) CMS
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 8 (16.67%) MS Office
3 2 (4.17%) SPSS
4 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) Network Security
2 8 (16.67%) Firewall
3 6 (12.50%) Internet
4 4 (8.33%) Wireless
4 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.33%) VPN
5 3 (6.25%) HTTP
6 2 (4.17%) FTP
6 2 (4.17%) HTTPS
6 2 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.08%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.08%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) JUnit
1 1 (2.08%) NUnit
1 1 (2.08%) Maven
1 1 (2.08%) Moq
1 1 (2.08%) Hudson
1 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Legal
2 7 (14.58%) Publishing
3 6 (12.50%) Law
4 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.25%) Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Games
6 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (56.25%) Analyst
2 17 (35.42%) Security Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Programmer
5 6 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
6 5 (10.42%) Technical Support Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Technical Support
6 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Architect
6 5 (10.42%) IT Security Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Security Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Systems Programmer
7 4 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Consultant
7 4 (8.33%) Systems Analyst Programmer
8 3 (6.25%) Information Security Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Security Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (2.08%) J2EE
3 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.08%) CSS
3 1 (2.08%) JSP
3 1 (2.08%) Servlets
3 1 (2.08%) Web Services
3 1 (2.08%) WinForms
3 1 (2.08%) Spring
3 1 (2.08%) Java EE
3 1 (2.08%) JSTL
3 1 (2.08%) WCF
3 1 (2.08%) WPF
3 1 (2.08%) Silverlight
3 1 (2.08%) LINQ
3 1 (2.08%) jQuery
3 1 (2.08%) Ext JS
3 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.08%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.17%) Cryptography
3 2 (4.17%) GIS
4 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.08%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) UNIX
3 2 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) ITIL
2 9 (18.75%) Data Security
3 8 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 8 (16.67%) SIEM
4 7 (14.58%) Analytics
4 7 (14.58%) OO
4 7 (14.58%) Workflow
5 6 (12.50%) Document Management
5 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (12.50%) OOD
5 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 6 (12.50%) Security Architecture
6 5 (10.42%) Incident Management
6 5 (10.42%) Transition Management
7 4 (8.33%) E-Discovery
7 4 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) Java
2 7 (14.58%) SQL
3 6 (12.50%) C++
4 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.08%) Perl
6 1 (2.08%) PHP
6 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.08%) F#
6 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) CISSP
2 6 (12.50%) Degree
3 5 (10.42%) Postgraduate
4 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.17%) CEH
5 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) SLA
1 5 (10.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (10.42%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) FrontRange
3 3 (6.25%) ArcSight
3 3 (6.25%) LogLogic
4 2 (4.17%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (4.17%) i2
4 2 (4.17%) McAfee
4 2 (4.17%) Websense
5 1 (2.08%) Adobe
5 1 (2.08%) Cyber-Ark
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: Unrivalled Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Unrivalled Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago