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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 86 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 14 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.06% 0.54% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.02% 5.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 0
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
127 113 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.59% 10.23% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 71 77 73
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £52,500
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 19 September 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (67.86%) Information Security
2 13 (46.43%) Firewall
3 12 (42.86%) CISSP
4 11 (39.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (35.71%) Ethical Hacking
5 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 10 (35.71%) ITIL
5 10 (35.71%) Management Information System
6 9 (32.14%) Wireless
6 9 (32.14%) Security Management
6 9 (32.14%) Information Security Management
6 9 (32.14%) Law
6 9 (32.14%) Legal
6 9 (32.14%) VPN
6 9 (32.14%) CEH
6 9 (32.14%) ISMS
7 7 (25.00%) Data Security
8 6 (21.43%) Finance
8 6 (21.43%) Analytics
8 6 (21.43%) Security Architecture
8 6 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (17.86%) Computer Security
9 5 (17.86%) SIEM
9 5 (17.86%) Reverse Engineering
9 5 (17.86%) Windows
10 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
10 4 (14.29%) Publishing
11 3 (10.71%) Internet
11 3 (10.71%) Linux
11 3 (10.71%) Perl

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (3.57%) CMS
1 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 13 (46.43%) Firewall
2 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 9 (32.14%) VPN
3 9 (32.14%) Wireless
4 3 (10.71%) Internet
5 1 (3.57%) DHCP
5 1 (3.57%) FTP
5 1 (3.57%) HTTP
5 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
5 1 (3.57%) tcpdump
5 1 (3.57%) DNS
5 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.57%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JUnit
1 1 (3.57%) Maven
1 1 (3.57%) Hudson
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (32.14%) Law
1 9 (32.14%) Legal
2 6 (21.43%) Finance
3 4 (14.29%) Publishing
4 3 (10.71%) Banking
5 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Analyst
2 15 (53.57%) Security Analyst
3 9 (32.14%) Security Specialist
3 9 (32.14%) Information Security Specialist
3 9 (32.14%) Information Specialist
4 5 (17.86%) Incident Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Security Architect
4 5 (17.86%) Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Information Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Information Security Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Lead Security Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Lead Tester
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.57%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Tester
6 1 (3.57%) Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) J2EE
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) JSP
2 1 (3.57%) Servlets
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) Spring
2 1 (3.57%) Java EE
2 1 (3.57%) JSTL
2 1 (3.57%) jQuery
2 1 (3.57%) Ext JS
2 1 (3.57%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) CESG
3 1 (3.57%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Information Security
2 10 (35.71%) Ethical Hacking
2 10 (35.71%) ITIL
3 9 (32.14%) Information Security Management
3 9 (32.14%) Security Management
3 9 (32.14%) ISMS
4 7 (25.00%) Data Security
5 6 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (21.43%) Security Architecture
5 6 (21.43%) Analytics
6 5 (17.86%) SIEM
6 5 (17.86%) Computer Security
6 5 (17.86%) Reverse Engineering
7 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 3 (10.71%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
9 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (7.14%) Financial Analysis
9 2 (7.14%) Line Management
9 2 (7.14%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Perl
2 2 (7.14%) Python
2 2 (7.14%) Ruby
3 1 (3.57%) PHP
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) CISSP
2 9 (32.14%) CEH
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.14%) CCIE
3 2 (7.14%) CCNP
4 1 (3.57%) CISM
4 1 (3.57%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (39.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (10.71%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.57%) SLA
3 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) NFS
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.57%) XenApp
1 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
2 2 (7.14%) Blue Coat
2 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.57%) McAfee
3 1 (3.57%) Websense
3 1 (3.57%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (3.57%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe
3 1 (3.57%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix