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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 108 85 72
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -13
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 3 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.21% 1.21% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.07% 9.29% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 8
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £32,500 £42,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £32,500 £45,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -4.02%
Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
145 140 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.01% 13.05% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 115 79 90
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (54.55%) LAN
1 6 (54.55%) WAN
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 4 (36.36%) Internet
3 4 (36.36%) DHCP
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) VoIP
4 3 (27.27%) OSPF
4 3 (27.27%) BGP
4 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 3 (27.27%) CCNP
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Information Security
4 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) Juniper
5 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) CCIE
5 2 (18.18%) WLAN
5 2 (18.18%) PSTN
5 2 (18.18%) HTTP
5 2 (18.18%) EDI

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (9.09%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) LAN
1 6 (54.55%) WAN
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 4 (36.36%) Internet
3 4 (36.36%) DHCP
4 3 (27.27%) VoIP
4 3 (27.27%) OSPF
4 3 (27.27%) BGP
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
5 2 (18.18%) WLAN
5 2 (18.18%) PSTN
5 2 (18.18%) HTTP
5 2 (18.18%) ISDN
6 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 1 (9.09%) FTP
6 1 (9.09%) VLAN
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Network Architect
3 2 (18.18%) IT Security Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Security Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) EDI
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Information Security
2 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Network Management
2 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCNP
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CCIE
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) CCDA
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
2 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Juniper
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) BMC
4 1 (9.09%) Nokia
4 1 (9.09%) Websense
4 1 (9.09%) McAfee
4 1 (9.09%) Brocade
4 1 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
4 1 (9.09%) Nimsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Spiceworks
4 1 (9.09%) Cyber-Ark
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