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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 89 99 117
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 22 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.72% 0.32% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 0.34% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 1
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +26.31%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
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
1230 1164 1344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.39% 94.56% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 643 741 834
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 July 2016.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 23 (65.71%) Firewall
2 14 (40.00%) Network Security
2 14 (40.00%) Cisco
3 13 (37.14%) Juniper
3 13 (37.14%) F5
3 13 (37.14%) Finance
4 12 (34.29%) Perl
4 12 (34.29%) Windows
5 11 (31.43%) PowerShell
6 9 (25.71%) Linux
6 9 (25.71%) C#
6 9 (25.71%) VBScript
6 9 (25.71%) Python
6 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
7 8 (22.86%) BCP
7 8 (22.86%) Publishing
7 8 (22.86%) Business Continuity
7 8 (22.86%) Business Continuity Planning
8 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 7 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 7 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (20.00%) Degree
8 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (20.00%) Unix
9 6 (17.14%) SOAP
9 6 (17.14%) XML
9 6 (17.14%) Java
9 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
9 6 (17.14%) VPN

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 4 (11.43%) CICS
2 3 (8.57%) Apache Solr
2 3 (8.57%) Apache Spark
2 3 (8.57%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (8.57%) SAS
3 2 (5.71%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (65.71%) Firewall
2 14 (40.00%) Network Security
3 7 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (17.14%) IPsec
4 6 (17.14%) VPN
5 5 (14.29%) DNS
6 4 (11.43%) LDAP
6 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (8.57%) FTP
7 3 (8.57%) HTTP
7 3 (8.57%) SNMP
8 2 (5.71%) Kerberos
8 2 (5.71%) LAN
8 2 (5.71%) SSH
8 2 (5.71%) SSL
8 2 (5.71%) Wireless
9 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.86%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (2.86%) VoIP
9 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Big Data
1 3 (8.57%) DB2
1 3 (8.57%) Hadoop
1 3 (8.57%) Parquet
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Publishing
3 5 (14.29%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) REST
1 6 (17.14%) SOAP
1 6 (17.14%) XML
2 3 (8.57%) Apache Flex
2 3 (8.57%) CGI
2 3 (8.57%) Ext JS
2 3 (8.57%) GWT
2 3 (8.57%) HTML
2 3 (8.57%) JSON
2 3 (8.57%) Kafka
2 3 (8.57%) Silverlight
3 2 (5.71%) ISPF
3 2 (5.71%) Middleware
4 1 (2.86%) COM
4 1 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 7 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (11.43%) Mainframe
2 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) RIA
4 1 (2.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Linux
3 7 (20.00%) Unix
4 4 (11.43%) zOS
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) BCP
1 8 (22.86%) Business Continuity
1 8 (22.86%) Business Continuity Planning
2 6 (17.14%) DDoS Mitigation
2 6 (17.14%) Information Security
2 6 (17.14%) Load Balancing
2 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
3 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.29%) Project Management
4 4 (11.43%) Analytics
4 4 (11.43%) Data Loss Prevention
5 3 (8.57%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (8.57%) SIEM
5 3 (8.57%) Web Development
5 3 (8.57%) Workflow
6 2 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (5.71%) Prototyping
6 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Security Management
6 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) Perl
2 11 (31.43%) PowerShell
3 9 (25.71%) C#
3 9 (25.71%) Python
3 9 (25.71%) VBScript
4 6 (17.14%) Java
4 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.14%) Ruby
5 5 (14.29%) SQL
6 3 (8.57%) C
6 3 (8.57%) C++
7 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) CCNA
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.71%) CCNP
3 2 (5.71%) CISSP
4 1 (2.86%) CCIE
4 1 (2.86%) CEH
4 1 (2.86%) JNCIA
4 1 (2.86%) JNCIE
4 1 (2.86%) MCSE
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.86%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) RACF
3 2 (5.71%) BitLocker
3 2 (5.71%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 2 (5.71%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (14.29%) SCCM
3 4 (11.43%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (8.57%) Fluentd
4 3 (8.57%) Nagios
4 3 (8.57%) Nessus
4 3 (8.57%) QRadar
5 2 (5.71%) zSecure
6 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.86%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Cisco
2 13 (37.14%) F5
2 13 (37.14%) Juniper
3 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.14%) Nimsoft
5 5 (14.29%) Intel Security
6 4 (11.43%) CA
6 4 (11.43%) IBM
6 4 (11.43%) Qualys
6 4 (11.43%) Sybase
6 4 (11.43%) Symantec
7 3 (8.57%) ArcSight
7 3 (8.57%) ServiceNow
7 3 (8.57%) Sourcefire
7 3 (8.57%) Splunk
8 2 (5.71%) Becrypt
8 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.71%) Lumension
9 1 (2.86%) CommVault
9 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago