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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 58 79 95
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +16
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 26 29 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.83% 2.17% 0.096%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.98% 17.47% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 1
Median salary £42,500 £56,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.77% +113.20%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
137 166 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 14.92% 12.44% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 100 103 84
Median salary £39,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 January 2017.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 28 (63.64%) ITIL
2 24 (54.55%) Firewall
3 22 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 19 (43.18%) Cisco
5 12 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (27.27%) CCNP
6 11 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
6 11 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (22.73%) ITIL V3
8 9 (20.45%) F5
8 9 (20.45%) Change Control
8 9 (20.45%) Fortinet
9 8 (18.18%) QMS
9 8 (18.18%) HP
9 8 (18.18%) LAN
9 8 (18.18%) Windows
9 8 (18.18%) Quality Management
9 8 (18.18%) Wireless
10 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
11 6 (13.64%) VoIP
11 6 (13.64%) VPN
11 6 (13.64%) Unix
11 6 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (13.64%) Finance
11 6 (13.64%) IPsec
11 6 (13.64%) MPLS
11 6 (13.64%) Sourcefire
11 6 (13.64%) Process Improvement
11 6 (13.64%) Aruba
11 6 (13.64%) FortiGate

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.27%) IIS
1 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 24 (54.55%) Firewall
2 11 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 8 (18.18%) LAN
3 8 (18.18%) Wireless
4 6 (13.64%) IPsec
4 6 (13.64%) MPLS
4 6 (13.64%) Spanning Tree
4 6 (13.64%) VoIP
4 6 (13.64%) VPN
4 6 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (11.36%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (9.09%) BIG-IP
6 4 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (9.09%) NetScaler
7 3 (6.82%) Internet
8 2 (4.55%) WAN
9 1 (2.27%) DHCP
9 1 (2.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) DTS
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Retail
3 3 (6.82%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Analyst
2 8 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Security Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Network Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) IT Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) IT Security Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Network Specialist
4 6 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Senior Network Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Firewall Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Firewall Specialist
6 4 (9.09%) Data Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) SQL Data Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Cisco Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Network Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Network Security Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Security Manager
8 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (11.36%) Public Cloud
2 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.09%) Statistics
3 3 (6.82%) Cryptography
4 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Windows
2 6 (13.64%) Unix
3 4 (9.09%) AIX
4 1 (2.27%) Linux
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) ITIL
2 10 (22.73%) ITIL V3
3 9 (20.45%) Change Control
4 8 (18.18%) QMS
4 8 (18.18%) Quality Management
5 6 (13.64%) Process Improvement
6 4 (9.09%) Data Loss Prevention
6 4 (9.09%) Database Security
6 4 (9.09%) SIEM
7 3 (6.82%) Coaching
7 3 (6.82%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.82%) People Management
7 3 (6.82%) Performance Management
7 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.82%) SDLC
8 2 (4.55%) Information Security
8 2 (4.55%) Time Management
8 2 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) SQL
1 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) VB
2 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) CCNP
1 12 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (11.36%) CCIE
2 5 (11.36%) JNCIE
3 3 (6.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.36%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.27%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 22 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 19 (43.18%) Cisco
3 9 (20.45%) F5
3 9 (20.45%) Fortinet
4 8 (18.18%) HP
5 6 (13.64%) Aruba
5 6 (13.64%) Sourcefire
6 5 (11.36%) Blue Coat
6 5 (11.36%) Juniper
6 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
7 4 (9.09%) Oracle
8 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.27%) VMware