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

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Engineer
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 68 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 16 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.75% 1.07% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 1.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 0
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
884 1275 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.72% 97.40% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 547 800 672
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 £31,000 £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 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 17 January 2017.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Firewall
3 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
4 13 (44.83%) VBScript
4 13 (44.83%) Finance
4 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
4 13 (44.83%) PowerShell
5 11 (37.93%) SQL
5 11 (37.93%) DNS
6 9 (31.03%) IIS
6 9 (31.03%) Linux
6 9 (31.03%) Data Loss Prevention
7 8 (27.59%) vSphere
7 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
7 8 (27.59%) DHCP
7 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (24.14%) VMware
8 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
8 7 (24.14%) MS Office
8 7 (24.14%) HTML
8 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
8 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (20.69%) Information Security
9 6 (20.69%) Banking
9 6 (20.69%) Web Development
9 6 (20.69%) VB
9 6 (20.69%) Unix
9 6 (20.69%) ISA Server
10 5 (17.24%) zOS

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 (31.03%) IIS
2 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
3 3 (10.34%) MQSeries
3 3 (10.34%) SAS
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.45%) CICS
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 7 (24.14%) MS Office
3 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (62.07%) Firewall
2 11 (37.93%) DNS
3 8 (27.59%) DHCP
4 5 (17.24%) LDAP
5 2 (6.90%) Network Security
6 1 (3.45%) Internet
6 1 (3.45%) LAN
6 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) DB2
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Banking
3 4 (13.79%) Back Office
3 4 (13.79%) Publishing
4 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) HTML
2 4 (13.79%) ISPF
2 4 (13.79%) Middleware
3 1 (3.45%) COM
3 1 (3.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.90%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Linux
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (20.69%) Unix
5 5 (17.24%) zOS
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Data Loss Prevention
2 6 (20.69%) Information Security
2 6 (20.69%) Web Development
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) BCP
4 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity
4 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (13.79%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.34%) Security Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) Security Management
5 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) SIEM
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (6.90%) Forensic Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.90%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) PowerShell
1 13 (44.83%) VBScript
2 11 (37.93%) SQL
3 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.69%) VB
5 5 (17.24%) Perl
5 5 (17.24%) Python
6 4 (13.79%) C#
7 3 (10.34%) Assembly Language
7 3 (10.34%) CLIST
7 3 (10.34%) Java
7 3 (10.34%) JCL
7 3 (10.34%) REXX
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.45%) MCSE
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
2 8 (27.59%) vSphere
3 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (20.69%) ISA Server
5 4 (13.79%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 4 (13.79%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (3.45%) ProxySG
6 1 (3.45%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) MOM
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) zSecure
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) VMware
3 5 (17.24%) CA
4 4 (13.79%) Sybase
5 3 (10.34%) Symantec
6 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco
7 1 (3.45%) Dell
7 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.45%) IBM
7 1 (3.45%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.45%) Sourcefire
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