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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 76 105 111
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 15 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.46% 0.076% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 0.079% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Median salary £75,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +5.55%
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
981 1258 1284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.61% 95.96% 98.02%
Number of salaries quoted 547 814 760
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 2016.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 26 (65.00%) Firewall
2 18 (45.00%) Windows
3 17 (42.50%) Finance
4 15 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 15 (37.50%) Linux
5 13 (32.50%) Perl
5 13 (32.50%) Cisco
6 12 (30.00%) Juniper
6 12 (30.00%) SQL
6 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 12 (30.00%) Python
6 12 (30.00%) Network Security
6 12 (30.00%) F5
6 12 (30.00%) Data Loss Prevention
7 11 (27.50%) VBScript
7 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
8 10 (25.00%) C#
8 10 (25.00%) HTML
9 9 (22.50%) BCP
9 9 (22.50%) Web Development
9 9 (22.50%) Business Continuity
9 9 (22.50%) Publishing
9 9 (22.50%) Business Continuity Planning
10 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 8 (20.00%) Java
11 7 (17.50%) LDAP
11 7 (17.50%) Unix
11 7 (17.50%) DNS
11 7 (17.50%) Project Management
11 7 (17.50%) Computer Science

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 5 (12.50%) CICS
2 2 (5.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (5.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.00%) MQSeries
2 2 (5.00%) SAS
3 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 26 (65.00%) Firewall
2 12 (30.00%) Network Security
3 7 (17.50%) DNS
3 7 (17.50%) LDAP
4 6 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (15.00%) IPsec
4 6 (15.00%) VPN
5 2 (5.00%) FTP
5 2 (5.00%) HTTP
5 2 (5.00%) Kerberos
5 2 (5.00%) LAN
5 2 (5.00%) SNMP
5 2 (5.00%) SSH
5 2 (5.00%) SSL
5 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.00%) Wireless
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (2.50%) DHCP
6 1 (2.50%) VoIP
6 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) DB2
2 2 (5.00%) Big Data
2 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.00%) Parquet
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Publishing
3 6 (15.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) HTML
2 5 (12.50%) REST
2 5 (12.50%) SOAP
2 5 (12.50%) XML
3 3 (7.50%) ISPF
3 3 (7.50%) JSON
3 3 (7.50%) Middleware
4 2 (5.00%) Apache Flex
4 2 (5.00%) CGI
4 2 (5.00%) Ext JS
4 2 (5.00%) GWT
4 2 (5.00%) Kafka
4 2 (5.00%) Silverlight
5 1 (2.50%) COM
5 1 (2.50%) CSS
5 1 (2.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (15.00%) Mainframe
3 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 18 (45.00%) Windows
2 15 (37.50%) Linux
3 7 (17.50%) Unix
4 6 (15.00%) zOS
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 9 (22.50%) BCP
2 9 (22.50%) Business Continuity
2 9 (22.50%) Business Continuity Planning
2 9 (22.50%) Web Development
3 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.50%) Information Security
3 7 (17.50%) Project Management
4 6 (15.00%) Load Balancing
4 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (12.50%) DDoS Mitigation
5 5 (12.50%) SIEM
6 3 (7.50%) Security Management
7 2 (5.00%) Analytics
7 2 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Prototyping
7 2 (5.00%) Security Operations
7 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 13 (32.50%) Perl
3 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.00%) Python
3 12 (30.00%) SQL
4 11 (27.50%) VBScript
5 10 (25.00%) C#
6 8 (20.00%) Java
7 5 (12.50%) Ruby
8 2 (5.00%) C
8 2 (5.00%) C++
9 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) CCNA
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.00%) CCNP
3 2 (5.00%) CISSP
4 1 (2.50%) CCIE
4 1 (2.50%) CEH
4 1 (2.50%) JNCIA
4 1 (2.50%) JNCIE
4 1 (2.50%) MCSE
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.50%) RACF
3 3 (7.50%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 3 (7.50%) Time Sharing Option
4 2 (5.00%) BitLocker
5 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.50%) ProxySG
5 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (7.50%) SCCM
2 3 (7.50%) zSecure
3 2 (5.00%) Fluentd
3 2 (5.00%) Nagios
3 2 (5.00%) Nessus
3 2 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (5.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Cisco
2 12 (30.00%) F5
2 12 (30.00%) Juniper
3 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (15.00%) CA
4 6 (15.00%) Nimsoft
5 5 (12.50%) IBM
5 5 (12.50%) Sybase
6 3 (7.50%) Intel Security
6 3 (7.50%) Sourcefire
6 3 (7.50%) Symantec
7 2 (5.00%) ArcSight
7 2 (5.00%) Becrypt
7 2 (5.00%) Lumension
7 2 (5.00%) Qualys
7 2 (5.00%) ServiceNow
7 2 (5.00%) Splunk
8 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.50%) Citrix
8 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
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