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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 95 65 89
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 12 36 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.93% 3.01% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 3.18% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 36 22
Median salary £39,750 £38,375 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.58% -6.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,550 £35,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,950 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.17%
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
1240 1133 1396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.35% 94.65% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 647 727 869
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 2016.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 18 (69.23%) Information Security
2 14 (53.85%) Security Operations
3 8 (30.77%) Finance
3 8 (30.77%) ITIL
4 7 (26.92%) Identity Management
5 6 (23.08%) Network Security
5 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (23.08%) Windows
5 6 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (19.23%) Unix
6 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (15.38%) Data Loss Prevention
7 4 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (15.38%) Web Filtering
7 4 (15.38%) SIEM
7 4 (15.38%) Degree
8 3 (11.54%) Banking
8 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (11.54%) Firewall
8 3 (11.54%) CISSP
8 3 (11.54%) CISM
8 3 (11.54%) Identity Access Management
9 2 (7.69%) SANS
9 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
9 2 (7.69%) Data Security
9 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
9 2 (7.69%) CISMP
9 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (7.69%) Cryptography

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 (23.08%) Network Security
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) VLAN
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) FMCG
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Information Security
2 14 (53.85%) Security Operations
3 8 (30.77%) ITIL
4 7 (26.92%) Identity Management
5 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (15.38%) Data Loss Prevention
6 4 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (15.38%) SIEM
6 4 (15.38%) Web Filtering
7 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (11.54%) Identity Access Management
8 2 (7.69%) Data Security
8 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
8 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
9 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (15.38%) Degree
3 3 (11.54%) CISM
3 3 (11.54%) CISSP
4 2 (7.69%) CISMP
4 2 (7.69%) SANS
5 1 (3.85%) CEH
5 1 (3.85%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) COBIT
1 1 (3.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Nessus
1 1 (3.85%) QRadar
1 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Altiris
1 1 (3.85%) ArcSight
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco
1 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
1 1 (3.85%) LogRhythm
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy