Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Security Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Analyst
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 128 121
Rank change year-on-year -16 -7 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 1 8 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.044% 0.37% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.38% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 34
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £39,750 £38,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.63% +4.26% -4.69%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,375 £35,125
90th Percentile £42,500 £43,875 £45,775
Scotland median annual salary £41,250 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -0.60% +3.75% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 2182 2092 2461
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.63% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1387 1169 1591
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.46% -1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Information Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Information Security Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Analyst in Glasgow

Information Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Information Security Analyst in Glasgow

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Glasgow region featuring Information Security Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Data Loss Prevention

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM