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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 50 94 93
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -1
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 50 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.28% 0.83% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.47% 8.09% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 41 8 0
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
154 136 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.18% 10.26% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 102 103 83
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £29,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £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 22 May 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 33 (55.93%) Finance
2 32 (54.24%) Information Security
3 29 (49.15%) Data Security
4 28 (47.46%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (45.76%) Cyber Security
5 27 (45.76%) CISSP
5 27 (45.76%) Incident Management
6 26 (44.07%) Cryptography
7 25 (42.37%) Law
8 24 (40.68%) Degree
9 23 (38.98%) SIEM
10 21 (35.59%) Firewall
11 19 (32.20%) CISM
12 15 (25.42%) Cisco
12 15 (25.42%) WAN
12 15 (25.42%) F5
12 15 (25.42%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (23.73%) VPN
13 14 (23.73%) CheckPoint
13 14 (23.73%) McAfee
14 13 (22.03%) EIGRP
14 13 (22.03%) Wireless
14 13 (22.03%) LAN
14 13 (22.03%) DHCP
14 13 (22.03%) SSL
14 13 (22.03%) CiscoWorks
14 13 (22.03%) Fortinet
14 13 (22.03%) SolarWinds
14 13 (22.03%) Riverbed
14 13 (22.03%) HSRP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (6.78%) CMS
1 4 (6.78%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
1 1 (1.69%) PaaS
1 1 (1.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (35.59%) Firewall
2 15 (25.42%) WAN
2 15 (25.42%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (23.73%) VPN
4 13 (22.03%) EIGRP
4 13 (22.03%) Wireless
4 13 (22.03%) LAN
4 13 (22.03%) DHCP
4 13 (22.03%) SSL
4 13 (22.03%) HSRP
5 12 (20.34%) TACACS
6 11 (18.64%) MPLS
6 11 (18.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 10 (16.95%) IP Telephony
8 9 (15.25%) WLAN
9 8 (13.56%) IPsec
10 6 (10.17%) Wireshark
10 6 (10.17%) Internet
11 2 (3.39%) BIG-IP
12 1 (1.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (5.08%) Crystal Reports
General
1 33 (55.93%) Finance
2 25 (42.37%) Law
3 12 (20.34%) Legal
4 4 (6.78%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.69%) Russian Language
5 1 (1.69%) Local Government
5 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (25.42%) Analyst
2 14 (23.73%) Security Analyst
3 12 (20.34%) Security Consultant
3 12 (20.34%) Consultant
4 11 (18.64%) Network Engineer
4 11 (18.64%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (18.64%) Security Engineer
5 9 (15.25%) Information Security Consultant
6 8 (13.56%) Network Analyst
6 8 (13.56%) Network Security Analyst
7 7 (11.86%) Developer
7 7 (11.86%) Incident Analyst
7 7 (11.86%) Lead Security Consultant
8 6 (10.17%) Information Analyst
8 6 (10.17%) Network Support
8 6 (10.17%) Information Security Analyst
8 6 (10.17%) Architect
9 5 (8.47%) Security Architect
10 4 (6.78%) Coordinator
10 4 (6.78%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) HTML
2 4 (6.78%) Ajax
2 4 (6.78%) jQuery
2 4 (6.78%) HTML5
2 4 (6.78%) CSS3
2 4 (6.78%) CSS
3 3 (5.08%) .NET
4 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (47.46%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (44.07%) Cryptography
3 4 (6.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Windows
2 3 (5.08%) UNIX
3 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (54.24%) Information Security
2 29 (49.15%) Data Security
3 27 (45.76%) Cyber Security
3 27 (45.76%) Incident Management
4 23 (38.98%) SIEM
5 12 (20.34%) Analytics
6 11 (18.64%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (15.25%) BCP
7 9 (15.25%) Business Continuity
7 9 (15.25%) Business Continuity Planning
8 6 (10.17%) Risk Management
9 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (6.78%) Email Marketing
9 4 (6.78%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (6.78%) Web Marketing
9 4 (6.78%) Web Development
9 4 (6.78%) Web Application Development
9 4 (6.78%) Change Management
10 3 (5.08%) ERP
10 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.08%) PL/SQL
2 3 (5.08%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) C
2 3 (5.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 27 (45.76%) CISSP
2 24 (40.68%) Degree
3 19 (32.20%) CISM
4 12 (20.34%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (18.64%) CCNA
6 2 (3.39%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.39%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 13 (22.03%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) Cisco
1 15 (25.42%) F5
2 14 (23.73%) CheckPoint
2 14 (23.73%) McAfee
3 13 (22.03%) Fortinet
3 13 (22.03%) SolarWinds
3 13 (22.03%) Riverbed
4 10 (16.95%) Mitel
4 10 (16.95%) Oracle
5 3 (5.08%) SAP
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