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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 91 55 95
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +40
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 17 52 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.34% 4.23% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 36.62% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 16
Median salary £50,000 £42,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -4.00%
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +9.75%
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
119 142 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.36% 11.55% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 70 90 92
Median salary £49,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.27% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 26 July 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 21 (72.41%) Firewall
2 15 (51.72%) Cisco
2 15 (51.72%) F5
3 14 (48.28%) Juniper
4 10 (34.48%) Degree
5 9 (31.03%) Information Security
6 8 (27.59%) VPN
7 7 (24.14%) Cisco Prime
7 7 (24.14%) IPsec
7 7 (24.14%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (24.14%) Nimsoft
7 7 (24.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
8 6 (20.69%) DDoS Mitigation
8 6 (20.69%) Load Balancing
8 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
8 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
8 6 (20.69%) LAN
9 5 (17.24%) WAN
9 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
10 4 (13.79%) Finance
10 4 (13.79%) CCNP
10 4 (13.79%) CCNA
10 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Management
10 4 (13.79%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (13.79%) Web Filtering
10 4 (13.79%) Security Operations
11 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
11 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity

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 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (72.41%) Firewall
2 8 (27.59%) VPN
3 7 (24.14%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (24.14%) IPsec
4 6 (20.69%) LAN
5 5 (17.24%) WAN
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (10.34%) Wireless
6 3 (10.34%) WLAN
7 2 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (6.90%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (6.90%) FWSM
8 1 (3.45%) ADSL
8 1 (3.45%) BGP
8 1 (3.45%) DNS
8 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.45%) Internet
8 1 (3.45%) MPLS
8 1 (3.45%) SHDSL
8 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
1 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Security Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) Network Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) Analyst
4 8 (27.59%) Network Security Engineer
4 8 (27.59%) Senior Security Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Security Analyst
6 5 (17.24%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Incident Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Network Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) IT Security Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Lead Security Consultant
9 1 (3.45%) SOC Consultant
9 1 (3.45%) Solutions Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Technology Consultant
9 1 (3.45%) Virtualisation Administrator
9 1 (3.45%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) JSON
1 3 (10.34%) REST
1 3 (10.34%) SOAP
1 3 (10.34%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
1 7 (24.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.90%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.45%) PKI
5 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.45%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
1 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Information Security
2 6 (20.69%) DDoS Mitigation
2 6 (20.69%) Load Balancing
2 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
3 4 (13.79%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (13.79%) Security Operations
3 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (13.79%) Web Filtering
4 3 (10.34%) Capacity Management
4 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.90%) Analytics
5 2 (6.90%) Data Security
5 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) SIEM
6 1 (3.45%) BCP
6 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.45%) Process Management
6 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Perl
1 3 (10.34%) Python
1 3 (10.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Degree
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (13.79%) CCNA
3 4 (13.79%) CCNP
4 2 (6.90%) JNCIA
5 1 (3.45%) CCIE
5 1 (3.45%) CEH
5 1 (3.45%) CISSP
5 1 (3.45%) GIAC
5 1 (3.45%) JNCIE
5 1 (3.45%) MCSA
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.45%) RACF
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.45%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Cisco
1 15 (51.72%) F5
2 14 (48.28%) Juniper
3 7 (24.14%) Nimsoft
4 3 (10.34%) Sourcefire
5 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.45%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.45%) Intel Security
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.45%) Qualys