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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Analyst
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 69 93 88
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 15 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.64% 1.41% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 1.45% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 6
Median salary £44,000 £38,500 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -14.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £18,000 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £53,500 £45,925
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -

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
883 1306 1114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.82% 96.88% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 539 795 743
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £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 27 February 2017.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 13 (54.17%) Unix
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
1 13 (54.17%) Security Operations
2 12 (50.00%) Information Security
3 11 (45.83%) Data Loss Prevention
3 11 (45.83%) SIEM
4 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (41.67%) Data Analysis
5 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
5 9 (37.50%) Cisco
5 9 (37.50%) Firewall
6 8 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (33.33%) Wireshark
6 8 (33.33%) tcpdump
6 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
7 7 (29.17%) Sourcefire
7 7 (29.17%) Network Security
7 7 (29.17%) Process Improvement
8 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
8 3 (12.50%) Finance
9 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
9 2 (8.33%) AIX
9 2 (8.33%) Solaris
9 2 (8.33%) Linux
9 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
9 2 (8.33%) DNS
9 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
9 2 (8.33%) PKI
9 2 (8.33%) Banking

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 9 (37.50%) Firewall
2 8 (33.33%) tcpdump
2 8 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 7 (29.17%) Network Security
4 2 (8.33%) DNS
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) PKI
3 2 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (4.17%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Unix
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) AIX
2 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
2 2 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Security Operations
2 12 (50.00%) Information Security
3 11 (45.83%) Data Loss Prevention
3 11 (45.83%) SIEM
4 10 (41.67%) Data Analysis
5 8 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 7 (29.17%) Process Improvement
7 2 (8.33%) Forensic Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Malware Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
8 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.17%) ITIL
8 1 (4.17%) Security Auditing
8 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CISSP
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
1 9 (37.50%) Cisco
2 7 (29.17%) Sourcefire
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £39000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago