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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 83 97 97
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 29 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.12% 0.37% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.38% 3.54% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 5
Average salary £56,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.42% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £28,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £41,000 £63,600
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
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
177 113 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.95% 10.55% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 104 79 85
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,808 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 28 (66.67%) Information Security
2 23 (54.76%) Finance
3 21 (50.00%) SIEM
3 21 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (45.24%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (45.24%) Degree
5 15 (35.71%) CEH
6 14 (33.33%) Security Operations
6 14 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
7 13 (30.95%) Data Analytics
7 13 (30.95%) Analytics
7 13 (30.95%) GIAC
7 13 (30.95%) Use Case
8 12 (28.57%) Firewall
9 11 (26.19%) Cisco
9 11 (26.19%) CISSP
10 9 (21.43%) Juniper
10 9 (21.43%) Data Centre
11 8 (19.05%) Intrusion Detection
12 7 (16.67%) Windows
12 7 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 7 (16.67%) F5
13 6 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (14.29%) Banking
13 6 (14.29%) Incident Management
14 5 (11.90%) Cryptography
14 5 (11.90%) Sourcefire
14 5 (11.90%) CCNP
14 5 (11.90%) Unix
14 5 (11.90%) VPN

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (2.38%) IIS
1 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) Firewall
2 8 (19.05%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (11.90%) VPN
4 3 (7.14%) LAN
4 3 (7.14%) WAN
5 2 (4.76%) DHCP
5 2 (4.76%) DNS
5 2 (4.76%) SSL
5 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.76%) VoIP
5 2 (4.76%) Wireless
6 1 (2.38%) BGP
6 1 (2.38%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.38%) FTP
6 1 (2.38%) Internet
6 1 (2.38%) IPsec
6 1 (2.38%) MPLS
6 1 (2.38%) OSPF
6 1 (2.38%) SAN
6 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (54.76%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Back Office
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Consultant
1 14 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 13 (30.95%) IT Consultant
2 13 (30.95%) IT Security Consultant
2 13 (30.95%) Lead Security Consultant
2 13 (30.95%) SOC Consultant
2 13 (30.95%) Technology Consultant
3 9 (21.43%) Network Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Security Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Security Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Security Specialist
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Security Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Information Security Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Penetration Tester
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) JSON
1 4 (9.52%) REST
1 4 (9.52%) SOAP
1 4 (9.52%) XML
2 1 (2.38%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 21 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 9 (21.43%) Data Centre
4 7 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (11.90%) Cryptography
6 2 (4.76%) CESG
6 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.38%) PKI
7 1 (2.38%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Unix
3 3 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) Information Security
2 21 (50.00%) SIEM
3 19 (45.24%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (33.33%) Security Operations
5 13 (30.95%) Analytics
5 13 (30.95%) Data Analytics
5 13 (30.95%) Use Case
6 6 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 5 (11.90%) Data Security
7 5 (11.90%) Network Architecture
8 4 (9.52%) Automated Testing
8 4 (9.52%) Manual Testing
8 4 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (9.52%) Security Architecture
9 3 (7.14%) DDoS Mitigation
9 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
9 3 (7.14%) Network Design
9 3 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (4.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) Perl
1 4 (9.52%) Python
1 4 (9.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) Degree
2 15 (35.71%) CEH
3 13 (30.95%) GIAC
4 11 (26.19%) CISSP
5 6 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (11.90%) CCNP
6 5 (11.90%) SANS
7 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
8 3 (7.14%) CCIE
8 3 (7.14%) CCNA
8 3 (7.14%) JNCIE
9 2 (4.76%) CISM
10 1 (2.38%) CCIP
10 1 (2.38%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) SCCM
1 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Cisco
2 9 (21.43%) Juniper
3 7 (16.67%) F5
4 5 (11.90%) Sourcefire
5 2 (4.76%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.76%) HP
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.38%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.38%) VMware
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