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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 72 97 93
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -4
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 34 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.63% 1.08% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.56% 10.20% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 5
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £40,000 £37,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £62,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
133 147 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.29% 10.61% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 91 87 81
Average salary £37,250 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.87% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,677 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 52 (58.43%) Finance
2 49 (55.06%) Information Security
3 48 (53.93%) Cyber Security
3 48 (53.93%) Data Security
3 48 (53.93%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (50.56%) Cryptography
4 45 (50.56%) Incident Management
5 41 (46.07%) CISSP
6 38 (42.70%) Degree
7 37 (41.57%) Law
8 36 (40.45%) SIEM
9 33 (37.08%) Firewall
10 28 (31.46%) CISM
11 26 (29.21%) Legal
12 17 (19.10%) Cisco
13 16 (17.98%) WAN
13 16 (17.98%) CheckPoint
14 14 (15.73%) VPN
14 14 (15.73%) LAN
14 14 (15.73%) Analytics
15 13 (14.61%) F5
16 12 (13.48%) McAfee
16 12 (13.48%) BCP
16 12 (13.48%) Wireless
16 12 (13.48%) DHCP
16 12 (13.48%) SSL
16 12 (13.48%) Cisco Certification
16 12 (13.48%) CCNA
16 12 (13.48%) Cisco ASA
16 12 (13.48%) Business Continuity Planning

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) SaaS
1 1 (1.12%) PaaS
1 1 (1.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (37.08%) Firewall
2 16 (17.98%) WAN
3 14 (15.73%) LAN
3 14 (15.73%) VPN
4 12 (13.48%) SSL
4 12 (13.48%) DHCP
4 12 (13.48%) Wireless
4 12 (13.48%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (12.36%) HSRP
5 11 (12.36%) EIGRP
6 10 (11.24%) TACACS
6 10 (11.24%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 10 (11.24%) MPLS
7 9 (10.11%) IP Telephony
8 8 (8.99%) Internet
8 8 (8.99%) WLAN
9 7 (7.87%) IPsec
10 6 (6.74%) Wireshark
11 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
11 2 (2.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.11%) Crystal Reports
1 9 (10.11%) Oracle Reports
General
1 52 (58.43%) Finance
2 37 (41.57%) Law
3 26 (29.21%) Legal
4 3 (3.37%) Russian Language
5 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.12%) Publishing
5 1 (1.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (24.72%) Analyst
2 19 (21.35%) Security Analyst
3 18 (20.22%) Security Consultant
3 18 (20.22%) Consultant
4 14 (15.73%) Incident Analyst
5 13 (14.61%) Network Engineer
6 11 (12.36%) Information Analyst
6 11 (12.36%) Information Security Consultant
6 11 (12.36%) Information Security Analyst
7 10 (11.24%) Lead Security Consultant
8 9 (10.11%) C# Developer
8 9 (10.11%) Architect
8 9 (10.11%) Developer
9 8 (8.99%) Network Security Engineer
9 8 (8.99%) Network Analyst
9 8 (8.99%) Network Security Analyst
9 8 (8.99%) Security Engineer
10 7 (7.87%) Senior Consultant
10 7 (7.87%) Senior Security Consultant
10 7 (7.87%) Process Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.11%) HTML
1 9 (10.11%) .NET
2 1 (1.12%) Middleware
2 1 (1.12%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 48 (53.93%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (50.56%) Cryptography
3 3 (3.37%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.49%) Windows
2 3 (3.37%) Linux
2 3 (3.37%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.12%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (55.06%) Information Security
2 48 (53.93%) Data Security
2 48 (53.93%) Cyber Security
3 45 (50.56%) Incident Management
4 36 (40.45%) SIEM
5 14 (15.73%) Analytics
6 12 (13.48%) Business Continuity Planning
6 12 (13.48%) Business Continuity
6 12 (13.48%) BCP
7 11 (12.36%) Risk Management
8 10 (11.24%) Network Monitoring
9 9 (10.11%) Unit Testing
10 6 (6.74%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (5.62%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (4.49%) Security Architecture
13 3 (3.37%) Network Architecture
13 3 (3.37%) Computer Security
13 3 (3.37%) Reverse Engineering
13 3 (3.37%) Service Delivery
13 3 (3.37%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.11%) C
1 9 (10.11%) C#
1 9 (10.11%) PL/SQL
1 9 (10.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (46.07%) CISSP
2 38 (42.70%) Degree
3 28 (31.46%) CISM
4 12 (13.48%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (13.48%) CCNA
5 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.49%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.37%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.25%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 11 (12.36%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 17 (19.10%) Cisco
2 16 (17.98%) CheckPoint
3 13 (14.61%) F5
4 12 (13.48%) McAfee
5 11 (12.36%) Riverbed
5 11 (12.36%) SolarWinds
5 11 (12.36%) Mitel
5 11 (12.36%) Fortinet
6 10 (11.24%) Oracle
7 4 (4.49%) HP
8 2 (2.25%) Avaya
8 2 (2.25%) 3Com
8 2 (2.25%) Draytek
8 2 (2.25%) Huawei
8 2 (2.25%) Brocade
8 2 (2.25%) Aruba
9 1 (1.12%) SAP
9 1 (1.12%) Microsoft
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £90K + Bonus + Health + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90 - 120k+ & excellent, comprehensive package
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