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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Engineer
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 78 95 97
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 7 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.78% 1.24% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 1.28% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 1
Median salary £40,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.52%

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
872 1332 1126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.89% 96.87% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 533 810 745
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 25 February 2017.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
3 12 (52.17%) DNS
4 11 (47.83%) Firewall
5 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
5 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (43.48%) DHCP
5 10 (43.48%) VBScript
5 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (43.48%) vSphere
6 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (39.13%) IIS
6 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
6 9 (39.13%) VMware
7 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
7 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
7 7 (30.43%) MS Office
8 6 (26.09%) SQL
8 6 (26.09%) Finance
8 6 (26.09%) ISA Server
9 5 (21.74%) zOS
9 5 (21.74%) CA
9 5 (21.74%) Mainframe
9 5 (21.74%) Banking
9 5 (21.74%) VB
9 5 (21.74%) ITIL
9 5 (21.74%) Unix
10 4 (17.39%) Time Sharing Option
10 4 (17.39%) Job Entry Subsystem
10 4 (17.39%) ISPF

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 (39.13%) IIS
2 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
3 3 (13.04%) MQSeries
3 3 (13.04%) SAS
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.35%) CICS
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
2 7 (30.43%) MS Office
3 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) DNS
2 11 (47.83%) Firewall
3 10 (43.48%) DHCP
4 3 (13.04%) LDAP
5 2 (8.70%) Kerberos
5 2 (8.70%) Wireshark
6 1 (4.35%) Internet
6 1 (4.35%) LAN
6 1 (4.35%) Network Security
6 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) DB2
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Banking
3 4 (17.39%) Back Office
4 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
4 2 (8.70%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) ISPF
1 4 (17.39%) Middleware
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Mainframe
2 3 (13.04%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (21.74%) Unix
3 5 (21.74%) zOS
4 3 (13.04%) Linux
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (13.04%) Forensic Analysis
2 3 (13.04%) Security Management
2 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) Analytics
3 2 (8.70%) BCP
3 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
3 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (8.70%) Information Security
3 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
3 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
3 2 (8.70%) SIEM
3 2 (8.70%) Threat Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) Time Management
3 2 (8.70%) Web Development
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) VBScript
2 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) VB
5 4 (17.39%) Perl
6 3 (13.04%) Assembly Language
6 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
6 3 (13.04%) CLIST
6 3 (13.04%) JCL
6 3 (13.04%) REXX
7 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
7 2 (8.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.35%) MCSE
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 10 (43.48%) vSphere
3 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (26.09%) ISA Server
5 4 (17.39%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 4 (17.39%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (4.35%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) MOM
2 1 (4.35%) zSecure
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) VMware
3 5 (21.74%) CA
4 4 (17.39%) Sybase
4 4 (17.39%) Symantec
5 3 (13.04%) Intel Security
6 2 (8.70%) Forcepoint
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle
6 2 (8.70%) Splunk
7 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco
7 1 (4.35%) Dell
7 1 (4.35%) IBM
7 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.35%) Sourcefire
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