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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 68 93 98
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 32 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.74% 0.91% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 0.93% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 1
Average salary £42,000 £41,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% +28.46%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
1073 1284 1114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.87% 96.91% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 713 820 662
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 22 May 2015.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 32 (71.11%) Finance
2 25 (55.56%) Information Security
3 20 (44.44%) Firewall
4 16 (35.56%) Law
5 14 (31.11%) Network Security
6 13 (28.89%) Cyber Security
7 12 (26.67%) Risk Management
8 11 (24.44%) CISSP
8 11 (24.44%) LAN
8 11 (24.44%) WAN
9 9 (20.00%) Management Information System
9 9 (20.00%) Legal
9 9 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 8 (17.78%) HSRP
10 8 (17.78%) Riverbed
10 8 (17.78%) F5
10 8 (17.78%) SIEM
10 8 (17.78%) SolarWinds
10 8 (17.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 8 (17.78%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (17.78%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (17.78%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (17.78%) Incident Management
10 8 (17.78%) Fortinet
10 8 (17.78%) Mitel
10 8 (17.78%) IP Telephony
10 8 (17.78%) Wireless
10 8 (17.78%) McAfee
10 8 (17.78%) EIGRP

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 20 (44.44%) Firewall
2 14 (31.11%) Network Security
3 11 (24.44%) LAN
3 11 (24.44%) WAN
4 9 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (17.78%) HSRP
5 8 (17.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 8 (17.78%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (17.78%) IP Telephony
5 8 (17.78%) Wireless
5 8 (17.78%) EIGRP
5 8 (17.78%) TACACS
5 8 (17.78%) DHCP
5 8 (17.78%) VPN
5 8 (17.78%) SSL
6 6 (13.33%) WLAN
6 6 (13.33%) Internet
6 6 (13.33%) MPLS
6 6 (13.33%) IPsec
6 6 (13.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
General
1 32 (71.11%) Finance
2 16 (35.56%) Law
3 9 (20.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (13.33%) Cryptography
4 3 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) UNIX
3 2 (4.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) Information Security
2 13 (28.89%) Cyber Security
3 12 (26.67%) Risk Management
4 8 (17.78%) SIEM
4 8 (17.78%) Network Monitoring
4 8 (17.78%) Systems Analysis
4 8 (17.78%) Incident Management
5 6 (13.33%) Data Security
6 4 (8.89%) Data Protection
7 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (6.67%) Information Security Governance
8 1 (2.22%) SOA
8 1 (2.22%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.22%) Security Testing
8 1 (2.22%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.22%) Product Management
8 1 (2.22%) Computer Security
8 1 (2.22%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) CISSP
2 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (17.78%) CCNA
3 6 (13.33%) Degree
4 5 (11.11%) CISM
5 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.44%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.44%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Riverbed
1 8 (17.78%) F5
1 8 (17.78%) SolarWinds
1 8 (17.78%) Fortinet
1 8 (17.78%) Mitel
1 8 (17.78%) McAfee
1 8 (17.78%) CheckPoint
1 8 (17.78%) Cisco
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle
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