The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 87 101 76
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 5 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.45% 0.17% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.17% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Average salary £35,000 £40,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
1050 1169 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.37% 97.25% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 690 730 573
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Analyst in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Security Analyst in their job title 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 with Security Analyst in their job title.

1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) Law
3 6 (50.00%) Information Security
4 5 (41.67%) Legal
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (41.67%) Security Management
4 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
4 5 (41.67%) ISMS
5 4 (33.33%) Network Security
5 4 (33.33%) Wireless
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) UNIX
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) LAN
5 4 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (33.33%) VPN
5 4 (33.33%) CISSP
5 4 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (33.33%) CEH
5 4 (33.33%) Information Security Management
6 3 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) VLAN
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) SIEM
7 2 (16.67%) Problem Management

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Security Analyst in their job title 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 with Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) Network Security
2 4 (33.33%) Wireless
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
2 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (25.00%) VLAN
General
1 7 (58.33%) Law
2 5 (41.67%) Legal
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) Security Management
2 5 (41.67%) ISMS
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security Management
4 3 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) SIEM
5 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 1 (8.33%) Information Management
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) E-Discovery
6 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CISSP
1 4 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) COBIT
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle