The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 89 92 86
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 20 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.43% 0.32% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.18% 3.39% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 0
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
141 118 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.06% 9.55% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 91 83 74
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
Scotland

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 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 15 (62.50%) Information Security
2 9 (37.50%) Firewall
3 8 (33.33%) CISSP
4 7 (29.17%) Data Security
4 7 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 6 (25.00%) Analytics
5 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 6 (25.00%) Finance
5 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (20.83%) VPN
6 5 (20.83%) ITIL
6 5 (20.83%) Law
6 5 (20.83%) Legal
6 5 (20.83%) Information Security Management
6 5 (20.83%) Wireless
6 5 (20.83%) Security Management
6 5 (20.83%) SIEM
6 5 (20.83%) Reverse Engineering
6 5 (20.83%) CEH
6 5 (20.83%) Computer Security
6 5 (20.83%) ISMS
7 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 4 (16.67%) Publishing
7 4 (16.67%) Windows
8 3 (12.50%) Linux
8 3 (12.50%) Perl
8 3 (12.50%) Cisco

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 (4.17%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) Firewall
2 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (20.83%) VPN
3 5 (20.83%) Wireless
4 3 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
5 1 (4.17%) tcpdump
5 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
5 1 (4.17%) FTP
5 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JUnit
1 1 (4.17%) Maven
1 1 (4.17%) Hudson
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Law
2 5 (20.83%) Legal
3 4 (16.67%) Publishing
4 3 (12.50%) Banking
5 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Analyst
2 12 (50.00%) Security Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Security Specialist
3 5 (20.83%) Security Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Information Security Specialist
3 5 (20.83%) Incident Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Information Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Information Security Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Information Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Security Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Security Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.17%) Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Developer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) J2EE
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) JSP
2 1 (4.17%) Servlets
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) Spring
2 1 (4.17%) Java EE
2 1 (4.17%) JSTL
2 1 (4.17%) jQuery
2 1 (4.17%) Ext JS
2 1 (4.17%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) CESG
3 1 (4.17%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Information Security
2 7 (29.17%) Data Security
3 6 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 6 (25.00%) Analytics
4 5 (20.83%) SIEM
4 5 (20.83%) Information Security Management
4 5 (20.83%) Reverse Engineering
4 5 (20.83%) Computer Security
4 5 (20.83%) ISMS
4 5 (20.83%) Security Management
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
5 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 3 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
7 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.33%) Financial Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (4.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Perl
2 2 (8.33%) Python
2 2 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (4.17%) PHP
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) CISSP
2 5 (20.83%) CEH
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) CCIE
3 2 (8.33%) CCNP
4 1 (4.17%) CISM
4 1 (4.17%) PCI QSA
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (8.33%) Blue Coat
2 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.17%) McAfee
3 1 (4.17%) Websense
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (4.17%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago