The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Glasgow region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 86 77 89
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 11 25 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.96% 1.99% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 2.08% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 23
Median salary £40,500 £39,625 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.20% -0.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £36,025 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,200 £45,000 £43,600
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Security Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1109 1200 1369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.35% 95.39% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 572 767 828
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region that featured Security Analyst in the job title.

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Glasgow region.

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Glasgow

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, Security Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (70.83%) Information Security
2 12 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 7 (29.17%) Finance
3 7 (29.17%) ITIL
4 6 (25.00%) Network Security
4 6 (25.00%) Windows
5 5 (20.83%) Unix
5 5 (20.83%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (20.83%) Identity Management
5 5 (20.83%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (20.83%) Data Loss Prevention
6 4 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (16.67%) Web Filtering
7 3 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
7 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (12.50%) SIEM
7 3 (12.50%) Degree
7 3 (12.50%) Banking
7 3 (12.50%) CISM
7 3 (12.50%) CISSP
8 2 (8.33%) Data Security
8 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
8 2 (8.33%) CISMP
8 2 (8.33%) Cryptography
8 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
8 2 (8.33%) SANS
9 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.17%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (4.17%) Threat Detection

Security Analyst Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.17%) FMCG
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) PKI
3 1 (4.17%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Unix
3 1 (4.17%) AIX
3 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Information Security
2 12 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 7 (29.17%) ITIL
4 5 (20.83%) Data Loss Prevention
4 5 (20.83%) Identity Management
4 5 (20.83%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (16.67%) Web Filtering
6 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (12.50%) SIEM
7 2 (8.33%) Data Security
7 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.17%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (12.50%) CISM
2 3 (12.50%) CISSP
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) CISMP
3 2 (8.33%) SANS
4 1 (4.17%) CEH
4 1 (4.17%) GIAC
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Nessus
1 1 (4.17%) QRadar
1 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Altiris
1 1 (4.17%) ArcSight
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco
1 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
1 1 (4.17%) LogRhythm
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.17%) Remedy