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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 102 65 95
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 13 37 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.02% 3.12% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 3.27% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10 35 10
Median salary £35,000 £42,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +0.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,200 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £60,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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 1288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 97.33% 95.45% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 728 743 822
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 27 May 2016.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 19 (59.38%) Information Security
2 16 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 10 (31.25%) Identity Management
3 10 (31.25%) ITIL
4 9 (28.13%) Firewall
4 9 (28.13%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (25.00%) CISSP
6 7 (21.88%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (21.88%) SIEM
7 6 (18.75%) Windows
7 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
7 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
7 6 (18.75%) Finance
7 6 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (15.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (15.63%) Network Security
8 5 (15.63%) Law
8 5 (15.63%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (15.63%) Unix
9 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
9 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 4 (12.50%) Security Management
9 4 (12.50%) Banking
10 3 (9.38%) Nessus
10 3 (9.38%) Legal
10 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (9.38%) Penetration Testing

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 (28.13%) Firewall
2 6 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (15.63%) Network Security
4 2 (6.25%) VPN
4 2 (6.25%) Wireless
5 1 (3.13%) LAN
5 1 (3.13%) SAN
5 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.13%) VLAN
5 1 (3.13%) WAN
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Law
3 4 (12.50%) Banking
4 3 (9.38%) Legal
4 3 (9.38%) Marketing
4 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) SCADA
4 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Information Security
2 16 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 10 (31.25%) Identity Management
3 10 (31.25%) ITIL
4 9 (28.13%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (21.88%) SIEM
6 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
7 5 (15.63%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (15.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (12.50%) Security Management
8 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 3 (9.38%) Internal Audit
9 3 (9.38%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (9.38%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (9.38%) Web Filtering
10 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
10 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) CISSP
2 7 (21.88%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (9.38%) Degree
4 2 (6.25%) CISM
4 2 (6.25%) CISMP
4 2 (6.25%) SSCP
5 1 (3.13%) CCIP
5 1 (3.13%) CCNA
5 1 (3.13%) CEH
5 1 (3.13%) CISA
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.13%) GIAC
5 1 (3.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.25%) COBIT
2 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Nessus
2 1 (3.13%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (3.13%) ArcSight
2 1 (3.13%) Intel Security
2 1 (3.13%) Juniper
2 1 (3.13%) LogRhythm
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Remedy
2 1 (3.13%) Sourcefire