The table below looks at the statistics for Network 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 Network Security over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 101 90 82
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 15 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.06% 0.35% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.27% 3.60% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
Network Security
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
146 111 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.29% 9.63% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 89 78 72
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Network Security
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Glasgow

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Network 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 Network Security.

1 17 (65.38%) Information Security
2 12 (46.15%) Firewall
3 11 (42.31%) CISSP
4 10 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (34.62%) Ethical Hacking
5 9 (34.62%) TCP/IP
5 9 (34.62%) Management Information System
6 8 (30.77%) Wireless
6 8 (30.77%) Security Management
6 8 (30.77%) Information Security Management
6 8 (30.77%) Law
6 8 (30.77%) Legal
6 8 (30.77%) VPN
6 8 (30.77%) ITIL
6 8 (30.77%) CEH
6 8 (30.77%) ISMS
7 7 (26.92%) Data Security
8 6 (23.08%) Finance
8 6 (23.08%) Analytics
8 6 (23.08%) Security Architecture
8 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (19.23%) Reverse Engineering
9 5 (19.23%) SIEM
9 5 (19.23%) Computer Security
10 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
10 4 (15.38%) Publishing
10 4 (15.38%) Windows
11 3 (11.54%) Linux
11 3 (11.54%) Perl
11 3 (11.54%) Cisco

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Network 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 Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) Firewall
2 9 (34.62%) TCP/IP
3 8 (30.77%) Wireless
3 8 (30.77%) VPN
4 3 (11.54%) Internet
5 1 (3.85%) FTP
5 1 (3.85%) HTTP
5 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.85%) tcpdump
5 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
5 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JUnit
1 1 (3.85%) Hudson
1 1 (3.85%) Maven
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (30.77%) Law
1 8 (30.77%) Legal
2 6 (23.08%) Finance
3 4 (15.38%) Publishing
4 3 (11.54%) Banking
5 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Analyst
2 14 (53.85%) Security Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Security Specialist
3 8 (30.77%) Information Security Specialist
3 8 (30.77%) Information Specialist
4 5 (19.23%) Security Architect
4 5 (19.23%) Incident Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Information Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Information Security Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Network Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Penetration Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Network Support
6 1 (3.85%) Support Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.85%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) J2EE
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) JSP
2 1 (3.85%) Servlets
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) OSGi
2 1 (3.85%) Ext JS
2 1 (3.85%) jQuery
2 1 (3.85%) JSTL
2 1 (3.85%) Java EE
2 1 (3.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.85%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Information Security
2 9 (34.62%) Ethical Hacking
3 8 (30.77%) Security Management
3 8 (30.77%) Information Security Management
3 8 (30.77%) ITIL
3 8 (30.77%) ISMS
4 7 (26.92%) Data Security
5 6 (23.08%) Analytics
5 6 (23.08%) Security Architecture
5 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (19.23%) Reverse Engineering
6 5 (19.23%) SIEM
6 5 (19.23%) Computer Security
7 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
8 3 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (7.69%) Financial Analysis
9 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
9 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (3.85%) OOP
10 1 (3.85%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Perl
2 2 (7.69%) Ruby
2 2 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) PHP
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) CISSP
2 8 (30.77%) CEH
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.69%) CCIE
3 2 (7.69%) CCNP
4 1 (3.85%) CISM
4 1 (3.85%) PCI QSA
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco
2 2 (7.69%) Blue Coat
2 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe
3 1 (3.85%) McAfee
3 1 (3.85%) Websense
3 1 (3.85%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (3.85%) Cyber-Ark
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TheSmartList
Salary: Competitive - Dependent on Experience
Posted: 22 days ago