The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Analyst
Rank 105 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.14% 0.27% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £44,500 £35,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.35% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.87% +11.11%
IT 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
1349 1067 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.36% 95.10% 92.08%
Number of salaries quoted 816 730 553
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 £26,750 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

IT Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

IT Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

IT Security Analyst Salary Trend in Glasgow

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) ArcSight
3 3 (50.00%) LogLogic
3 3 (50.00%) SIEM
3 3 (50.00%) ITSM
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) CISSP
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) UNIX
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) SSCP
5 1 (16.67%) Data Security
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Publishing
5 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
5 1 (16.67%) Information Management
5 1 (16.67%) CEH
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) SIEM
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Security
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) SSCP
3 1 (16.67%) CEH
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) ArcSight
1 3 (50.00%) LogLogic