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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 52 94 96
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +2
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 50 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.21% 1.34% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.76% 13.01% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 4
Average salary £42,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
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
136 146 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.45% 10.32% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 87 93 86
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 29 July 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 51 (56.04%) Finance
2 50 (54.95%) Information Security
3 47 (51.65%) Data Security
3 47 (51.65%) Cyber Security
4 46 (50.55%) Analytical Skills
5 45 (49.45%) Incident Management
6 44 (48.35%) Cryptography
7 42 (46.15%) CISSP
8 39 (42.86%) Degree
9 38 (41.76%) Law
10 36 (39.56%) SIEM
11 33 (36.26%) Firewall
12 29 (31.87%) CISM
13 24 (26.37%) Legal
14 17 (18.68%) WAN
15 16 (17.58%) Oracle
15 16 (17.58%) Cisco
16 15 (16.48%) LAN
16 15 (16.48%) Analytics
17 14 (15.38%) F5
17 14 (15.38%) Business Continuity Planning
17 14 (15.38%) VPN
17 14 (15.38%) CheckPoint
17 14 (15.38%) BCP
17 14 (15.38%) Business Continuity
18 13 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
18 13 (14.29%) HTML
19 12 (13.19%) SSL
19 12 (13.19%) DHCP
19 12 (13.19%) McAfee

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 4 (4.40%) CMS
1 4 (4.40%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) SaaS
1 1 (1.10%) PaaS
1 1 (1.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (36.26%) Firewall
2 17 (18.68%) WAN
3 15 (16.48%) LAN
4 14 (15.38%) VPN
5 13 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (13.19%) Wireless
6 12 (13.19%) SSL
6 12 (13.19%) DHCP
7 11 (12.09%) MPLS
7 11 (12.09%) EIGRP
7 11 (12.09%) HSRP
8 10 (10.99%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 10 (10.99%) TACACS
9 9 (9.89%) IP Telephony
10 8 (8.79%) Internet
10 8 (8.79%) WLAN
11 7 (7.69%) IPsec
12 6 (6.59%) Wireshark
13 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
13 3 (3.30%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) Crystal Reports
1 9 (9.89%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
General
1 51 (56.04%) Finance
2 38 (41.76%) Law
3 24 (26.37%) Legal
4 4 (4.40%) Marketing
5 3 (3.30%) Russian Language
6 2 (2.20%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.20%) Local Government
7 1 (1.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (24.18%) Analyst
2 19 (20.88%) Consultant
2 19 (20.88%) Security Consultant
2 19 (20.88%) Security Analyst
3 14 (15.38%) Incident Analyst
4 13 (14.29%) Developer
4 13 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 12 (13.19%) Information Security Consultant
6 11 (12.09%) Information Security Analyst
6 11 (12.09%) Information Analyst
7 10 (10.99%) Lead Security Consultant
8 9 (9.89%) Security Engineer
8 9 (9.89%) C# Developer
8 9 (9.89%) Network Security Engineer
9 8 (8.79%) Network Analyst
9 8 (8.79%) Network Security Analyst
10 7 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
10 7 (7.69%) Senior Security Consultant
10 7 (7.69%) Process Consultant
10 7 (7.69%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.29%) HTML
2 9 (9.89%) .NET
3 4 (4.40%) CSS
3 4 (4.40%) Ajax
3 4 (4.40%) jQuery
3 4 (4.40%) HTML5
3 4 (4.40%) CSS3
4 1 (1.10%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.10%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 46 (50.55%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (48.35%) Cryptography
3 4 (4.40%) Social Media
4 1 (1.10%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.59%) Windows
2 3 (3.30%) Linux
2 3 (3.30%) Mac OS X
2 3 (3.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (54.95%) Information Security
2 47 (51.65%) Data Security
2 47 (51.65%) Cyber Security
3 45 (49.45%) Incident Management
4 36 (39.56%) SIEM
5 15 (16.48%) Analytics
6 14 (15.38%) Business Continuity Planning
6 14 (15.38%) Business Continuity
6 14 (15.38%) BCP
7 11 (12.09%) Risk Management
7 11 (12.09%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (9.89%) Unit Testing
9 4 (4.40%) Email Marketing
9 4 (4.40%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (4.40%) Security Architecture
9 4 (4.40%) Web Marketing
9 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (4.40%) Web Development
9 4 (4.40%) Change Management
9 4 (4.40%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.89%) C
1 9 (9.89%) C#
1 9 (9.89%) PL/SQL
1 9 (9.89%) SQL
2 4 (4.40%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 42 (46.15%) CISSP
2 39 (42.86%) Degree
3 29 (31.87%) CISM
4 11 (12.09%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (10.99%) CCNA
6 2 (2.20%) CCNP
6 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.20%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 11 (12.09%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 16 (17.58%) Oracle
1 16 (17.58%) Cisco
2 14 (15.38%) CheckPoint
2 14 (15.38%) F5
3 12 (13.19%) McAfee
3 12 (13.19%) Fortinet
4 11 (12.09%) Riverbed
4 11 (12.09%) SolarWinds
5 9 (9.89%) Mitel
6 3 (3.30%) SAP
7 2 (2.20%) Draytek
7 2 (2.20%) HP
8 1 (1.10%) Microsoft
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