The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Glasgow region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 68 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 17 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.74% 0.38% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 0
Median salary £40,000 £49,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.59% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Security Engineer
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
944 1278 1022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.82% 97.11% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 576 838 661
Median salary £40,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region that featured Security Engineer in the job title.

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Glasgow region.

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Security Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (72.73%) Windows
2 21 (63.64%) Firewall
3 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
4 16 (48.48%) PowerShell
5 15 (45.45%) VBScript
5 15 (45.45%) Finance
6 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
7 12 (36.36%) SQL
7 12 (36.36%) DNS
8 11 (33.33%) Linux
9 10 (30.30%) Data Loss Prevention
10 9 (27.27%) IIS
10 9 (27.27%) HTML
10 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
11 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
11 8 (24.24%) DHCP
11 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (24.24%) Web Development
11 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (24.24%) vSphere
12 7 (21.21%) Banking
12 7 (21.21%) VMware
12 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
12 7 (21.21%) Python
12 7 (21.21%) Perl
12 7 (21.21%) MS Office
12 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (18.18%) C#
13 6 (18.18%) VB
13 6 (18.18%) ISA Server

Security Engineer 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (27.27%) IIS
2 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.09%) MQSeries
3 3 (9.09%) SAS
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.03%) CICS
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 7 (21.21%) MS Office
3 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (63.64%) Firewall
2 12 (36.36%) DNS
3 8 (24.24%) DHCP
4 6 (18.18%) LDAP
5 2 (6.06%) Network Security
6 1 (3.03%) Internet
6 1 (3.03%) LAN
6 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) DB2
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Banking
3 5 (15.15%) Publishing
4 4 (12.12%) Back Office
5 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) HTML
2 4 (12.12%) ISPF
2 4 (12.12%) Middleware
3 1 (3.03%) COM
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
3 1 (3.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.06%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (72.73%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) Linux
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (15.15%) Unix
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
4 5 (15.15%) zOS
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Data Loss Prevention
2 8 (24.24%) Web Development
3 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.15%) BCP
3 5 (15.15%) Business Continuity
3 5 (15.15%) Business Continuity Planning
3 5 (15.15%) Information Security
3 5 (15.15%) ITIL
3 5 (15.15%) Project Management
4 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 3 (9.09%) Security Architecture
4 3 (9.09%) Security Management
4 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.09%) SIEM
5 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.06%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
5 2 (6.06%) Threat Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Time Management
5 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) PowerShell
2 15 (45.45%) VBScript
3 12 (36.36%) SQL
4 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 7 (21.21%) Perl
5 7 (21.21%) Python
6 6 (18.18%) C#
6 6 (18.18%) VB
7 5 (15.15%) Java
8 3 (9.09%) Assembly Language
8 3 (9.09%) CLIST
8 3 (9.09%) JCL
8 3 (9.09%) REXX
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) CEH
1 1 (3.03%) CISSP
1 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.03%) MCSE
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.03%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
2 8 (24.24%) vSphere
3 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (18.18%) ISA Server
5 4 (12.12%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 4 (12.12%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (6.06%) BitLocker
7 1 (3.03%) ProxySG
7 1 (3.03%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (6.06%) SCCM
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) MOM
3 1 (3.03%) zSecure
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.21%) VMware
3 5 (15.15%) CA
4 4 (12.12%) Sybase
5 3 (9.09%) Intel Security
5 3 (9.09%) Symantec
6 2 (6.06%) Becrypt
6 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.06%) Lumension
7 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco
7 1 (3.03%) Dell
7 1 (3.03%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.03%) IBM
7 1 (3.03%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.03%) Sourcefire
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