The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Security Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Consultant
Rank 97 - 105
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 11 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.81% - 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% - 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Average salary £57,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +15.00%
IT Security Consultant
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
1321 1050 1160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.78% 96.69% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 832 681 735
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 £58,000 £55,620 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

IT Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

IT Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

IT Security Consultant Salary Trend in Glasgow

IT Security Consultant
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited IT Security Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 20 (95.24%) Information Security
2 18 (85.71%) CEH
2 18 (85.71%) Degree
2 18 (85.71%) SIEM
2 18 (85.71%) Finance
2 18 (85.71%) Data Analytics
2 18 (85.71%) Analytics
2 18 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (85.71%) Use Case
2 18 (85.71%) Security Operations
2 18 (85.71%) Security Operations Centre
2 18 (85.71%) GIAC
3 13 (61.90%) Network Security
4 5 (23.81%) Banking
5 4 (19.05%) People Management
6 2 (9.52%) SCADA
6 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) Publishing
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) CISSP
6 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.76%) Cyberthreat

IT Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited IT Security Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) Network Security
General
1 18 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 18 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
1 18 (85.71%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (9.52%) SCADA
3 1 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Information Security
2 18 (85.71%) Analytics
2 18 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (85.71%) Data Analytics
2 18 (85.71%) Security Operations
2 18 (85.71%) SIEM
2 18 (85.71%) Use Case
3 4 (19.05%) People Management
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) CEH
1 18 (85.71%) Degree
1 18 (85.71%) GIAC
2 2 (9.52%) CISSP
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