The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Information Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Analyst
Rank 158 119 177
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +58
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 11 46 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.38% 1.48% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 1.55% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 37 4
Median salary £46,500 £37,750 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.17% -9.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £36,350 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £61,600 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Information Security Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2775 2963 3624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.62% 95.15% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1604 1880 2389
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Information Security Analyst in the job title.

Information Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Information Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Information Security Analyst Salary Trend in Scotland

Information Security Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -28 8 £40,500 +7.28% 1
Stirling - 2 £47,500 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £46,000 -
Information Security Analyst
UK

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Information Security Analyst 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 Scotland region featuring Information Security Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (44.44%) CISSP
2 8 (44.44%) Unix
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) CISM
3 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 6 (33.33%) SIEM
3 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (33.33%) Security Operations
4 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (27.78%) Finance
5 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (16.67%) Degree
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 3 (16.67%) SSCP
6 2 (11.11%) CISA
6 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
6 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
6 2 (11.11%) Legal
6 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (11.11%) Banking
6 2 (11.11%) COBIT
6 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) CISMP
6 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
6 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Unix
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 6 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 6 (33.33%) SIEM
3 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
5 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) CISSP
2 6 (33.33%) CISM
3 3 (16.67%) Degree
3 3 (16.67%) SSCP
4 2 (11.11%) CISA
4 2 (11.11%) CISMP
5 1 (5.56%) CEH
5 1 (5.56%) GIAC
5 1 (5.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) COBIT
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (11.11%) ISO22301
1 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Nessus
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
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