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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 74 89 100
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 13 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.33% 1.38% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 1.43% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 0
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
945 1262 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.53% 96.93% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 570 824 654
Median salary £40,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £30,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 13 (56.52%) Unix
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Information Security
3 9 (39.13%) Network Security
4 8 (34.78%) Data Loss Prevention
5 7 (30.43%) Security Operations
5 7 (30.43%) Finance
6 6 (26.09%) Cisco
6 6 (26.09%) Firewall
6 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
6 6 (26.09%) SIEM
6 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
7 4 (17.39%) Sourcefire
7 4 (17.39%) Process Improvement
7 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
8 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
8 3 (13.04%) Degree
8 3 (13.04%) PKI
8 3 (13.04%) Banking
8 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
8 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
8 3 (13.04%) Mac OS X
8 3 (13.04%) AIX
8 3 (13.04%) Solaris
8 3 (13.04%) Linux
8 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
8 3 (13.04%) DNS

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 (39.13%) Network Security
2 6 (26.09%) Firewall
3 3 (13.04%) DNS
3 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.70%) tcpdump
4 2 (8.70%) Wireshark
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.04%) PKI
3 2 (8.70%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.35%) FMCG
4 1 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Unix
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) AIX
2 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Mac OS X
2 3 (13.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Information Security
2 8 (34.78%) Data Loss Prevention
3 7 (30.43%) Security Operations
4 6 (26.09%) SIEM
5 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
5 4 (17.39%) Process Improvement
5 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (8.70%) Data Security
7 2 (8.70%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (8.70%) Malware Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (8.70%) Web Filtering
8 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.35%) Threat Detection
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Nessus
1 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco
2 4 (17.39%) Sourcefire
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Altiris