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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 93 94 71
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -23
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 2 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.18% 0.68% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.87% 6.78% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £26,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
107 118 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.83% 9.98% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 75 89 93
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 8 (88.89%) Information Security
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) VPN
3 6 (66.67%) CISSP
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) Wireless
4 5 (55.56%) Security Management
4 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
4 5 (55.56%) Law
4 5 (55.56%) Legal
4 5 (55.56%) Ethical Hacking
4 5 (55.56%) CEH
4 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (55.56%) ISMS
4 5 (55.56%) Information Security Management
4 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
5 3 (33.33%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) NFS
6 2 (22.22%) C
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 2 (22.22%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) SLA
6 2 (22.22%) Citrix
6 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
6 2 (22.22%) SAN
6 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
6 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) VPN
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
1 6 (66.67%) Wireless
2 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) SAN
5 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (11.11%) HSRP
5 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
5 1 (11.11%) TACACS
5 1 (11.11%) MPLS
5 1 (11.11%) SSL
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 5 (55.56%) Law
1 5 (55.56%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Security Specialist
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security Specialist
1 5 (55.56%) Information Specialist
1 5 (55.56%) Security Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Lead Security Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 2 (22.22%) Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) Security Management
3 5 (55.56%) Ethical Hacking
3 5 (55.56%) ISMS
3 5 (55.56%) Information Security Management
4 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
4 2 (22.22%) Information Assurance
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CISSP
2 5 (55.56%) CEH
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) CISM
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) NFS
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) vSphere
1 2 (22.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
2 1 (11.11%) Mitel
2 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
2 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) McAfee
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
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