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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 69 79 90
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 16 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.78% 1.97% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.24% 14.67% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 6
Median salary £42,500 £57,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.43% +62.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £47,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £65,000 £51,250
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
105 184 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.69% 13.42% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 70 104 83
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 February 2017.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 27 (65.85%) ITIL
2 22 (53.66%) Firewall
3 20 (48.78%) CheckPoint
4 18 (43.90%) Cisco
5 11 (26.83%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (26.83%) CCNP
6 10 (24.39%) Cisco PIX
6 10 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (24.39%) ITIL V3
7 9 (21.95%) Change Control
8 8 (19.51%) F5
8 8 (19.51%) QMS
8 8 (19.51%) Fortinet
8 8 (19.51%) HP
8 8 (19.51%) LAN
8 8 (19.51%) Windows
8 8 (19.51%) Quality Management
8 8 (19.51%) Wireless
9 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
10 6 (14.63%) VoIP
10 6 (14.63%) VPN
10 6 (14.63%) Unix
10 6 (14.63%) IPsec
10 6 (14.63%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (14.63%) MPLS
10 6 (14.63%) Sourcefire
10 6 (14.63%) Process Improvement
10 6 (14.63%) Aruba
10 6 (14.63%) FortiGate
10 6 (14.63%) Spanning Tree

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 (2.44%) IIS
1 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 22 (53.66%) Firewall
2 10 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (24.39%) Cisco PIX
3 8 (19.51%) LAN
3 8 (19.51%) Wireless
4 6 (14.63%) IPsec
4 6 (14.63%) MPLS
4 6 (14.63%) Spanning Tree
4 6 (14.63%) VoIP
4 6 (14.63%) VPN
4 6 (14.63%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (9.76%) BIG-IP
5 4 (9.76%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (9.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 4 (9.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (9.76%) NetScaler
6 3 (7.32%) Internet
7 2 (4.88%) WAN
8 1 (2.44%) DHCP
8 1 (2.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) DTS
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Banking
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Network Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Security Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) IT Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) IT Security Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Network Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Senior Network Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Network Specialist
5 4 (9.76%) Data Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Firewall Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Firewall Specialist
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Data Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Cisco Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Network Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Network Security Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Security Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (12.20%) Public Cloud
2 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) Statistics
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Unix
3 4 (9.76%) AIX
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) ITIL
2 10 (24.39%) ITIL V3
3 9 (21.95%) Change Control
4 8 (19.51%) QMS
4 8 (19.51%) Quality Management
5 6 (14.63%) Process Improvement
6 4 (9.76%) Data Loss Prevention
6 4 (9.76%) Database Security
6 4 (9.76%) SIEM
7 3 (7.32%) Coaching
7 3 (7.32%) Cryptography
7 3 (7.32%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.32%) People Management
7 3 (7.32%) Performance Management
7 3 (7.32%) Problem Management
7 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.32%) SDLC
8 2 (4.88%) Network Design
8 2 (4.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) SQL
1 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.44%) VB
2 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) CCNP
1 11 (26.83%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.76%) CCIE
2 4 (9.76%) JNCIE
3 3 (7.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.44%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) CheckPoint
2 18 (43.90%) Cisco
3 8 (19.51%) F5
3 8 (19.51%) Fortinet
3 8 (19.51%) HP
4 6 (14.63%) Aruba
4 6 (14.63%) Sourcefire
5 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
6 4 (9.76%) Blue Coat
6 4 (9.76%) Juniper
6 4 (9.76%) Oracle
7 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.44%) VMware
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