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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Analyst
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 62 86 93
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 21 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.34% 1.42% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 1.46% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 0
Median salary £42,500 £40,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.29% -
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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
867 1303 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.66% 97.24% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 534 819 675
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 21 January 2017.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 14 (56.00%) Unix
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Information Security
2 12 (48.00%) Security Operations
3 11 (44.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 10 (40.00%) SIEM
5 9 (36.00%) Data Analysis
5 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
5 9 (36.00%) Cisco
5 9 (36.00%) Firewall
6 8 (32.00%) Network Security
7 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (28.00%) Process Improvement
7 7 (28.00%) Incident Management
7 7 (28.00%) Wireshark
7 7 (28.00%) tcpdump
7 7 (28.00%) Sourcefire
8 3 (12.00%) PKI
8 3 (12.00%) Apple iOS
8 3 (12.00%) Mac OS X
8 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
8 3 (12.00%) Finance
8 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (12.00%) AIX
8 3 (12.00%) Solaris
8 3 (12.00%) Linux
8 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (12.00%) 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 (36.00%) Firewall
2 8 (32.00%) Network Security
3 7 (28.00%) tcpdump
3 7 (28.00%) Wireshark
4 3 (12.00%) DNS
4 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) PKI
3 2 (8.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (4.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Unix
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) AIX
2 3 (12.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (12.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Information Security
1 12 (48.00%) Security Operations
2 11 (44.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 10 (40.00%) SIEM
4 9 (36.00%) Data Analysis
5 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (28.00%) Incident Management
5 7 (28.00%) Process Improvement
6 2 (8.00%) Forensic Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Malware Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL
7 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (4.00%) Security Auditing
7 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (4.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) CISSP
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (36.00%) Cisco
2 7 (28.00%) Sourcefire
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Palo Alto
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago