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

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Analyst
UK / Scotland
Rank 117 144 161
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 15 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.66% 0.54% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.56% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 3
Median salary £46,000 £43,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.97% -14.00%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.49% +7.05%

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
2176 2847 3014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.86% 95.73% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1413 1847 1924
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Information Security Analyst Salary Histogram 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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +22 10 £46,000 +6.97%
Edinburgh - 5 - -
Information Security Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 16 (94.12%) Information Security
2 12 (70.59%) Security Operations
3 10 (58.82%) SIEM
4 9 (52.94%) Data Analysis
4 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (52.94%) Data Loss Prevention
5 8 (47.06%) Incident Management
5 8 (47.06%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (47.06%) tcpdump
5 8 (47.06%) Wireshark
5 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
6 6 (35.29%) Firewall
6 6 (35.29%) Cisco
6 6 (35.29%) Palo Alto
7 5 (29.41%) SAML
7 5 (29.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 5 (29.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco ISE
7 5 (29.41%) Actionable Insight
7 5 (29.41%) Juniper
7 5 (29.41%) Linux
7 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
7 5 (29.41%) VPN
7 5 (29.41%) DNS
7 5 (29.41%) SSL
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (29.41%) F5
7 5 (29.41%) PKI
8 3 (17.65%) Unix
8 3 (17.65%) Windows

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 8 (47.06%) tcpdump
1 8 (47.06%) Wireshark
2 6 (35.29%) Firewall
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco ISE
3 5 (29.41%) DNS
3 5 (29.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (29.41%) SSL
3 5 (29.41%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security
General
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
3 5 (29.41%) PKI
4 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Unix
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Information Security
2 12 (70.59%) Security Operations
3 10 (58.82%) SIEM
4 9 (52.94%) Data Analysis
4 9 (52.94%) Data Loss Prevention
5 8 (47.06%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (47.06%) Incident Management
6 5 (29.41%) Actionable Insight
6 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
6 5 (29.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco
1 6 (35.29%) Palo Alto
2 5 (29.41%) F5
2 5 (29.41%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Sourcefire