The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had IT Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Security Analyst
UK / Scotland
Rank 122 157 159
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 9 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.40% 0.034% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.035% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.06%

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
2166 2827 2899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.97% 95.57% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1858 1920
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,925 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

IT Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IT Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

IT Security Analyst Salary Trend in Scotland

IT Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

IT Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Scotland

IT 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 IT Security Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 January 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 - 8 £42,500 - 1
Edinburgh +10 1 £26,000 -
IT Security Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT 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 IT Security Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) Process Improvement
2 7 (70.00%) Unix
3 6 (60.00%) Sourcefire
3 6 (60.00%) Network Security
3 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) CISSP
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) CCNA
5 1 (10.00%) AIX
5 1 (10.00%) Solaris
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (10.00%) SAN
5 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Publishing
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security

IT 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Publishing
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) PKI
1 1 (10.00%) SCADA
1 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) AIX
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Forensic Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Security Auditing
3 1 (10.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CEH
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) GCIH
2 1 (10.00%) SANS
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CSIRT
1 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (60.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) WatchGuard
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago