Period
to 27 July 2021

The median annual salary for an Information Security Analyst was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 27 July 2021.

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
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 105 84 127
Rank change year-on-year -21 +43 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 3 1 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.21% 0.11% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.11% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
10th Percentile " " £26,950
25th Percentile £51,250 " £29,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 - £35,000
75th Percentile £53,750 " £36,625
90th Percentile " " £37,600
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 - £38,000

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 1,312 886 1,842
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.46% 95.17% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 893 606 1,302
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.22% - -0.55%
75th Percentile £57,500 £56,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,838 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Information Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Analyst in Glasgow

Information Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Information Security Analyst in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Information Security Analyst in Glasgow

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 July 2021, Information Security Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Information Security Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Critical Thinking
2 2 (66.67%) NIST
2 2 (66.67%) Social Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Influencing Skills
2 2 (66.67%) NIST 800
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security Governance
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) COBIT
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (33.33%) Azure
3 1 (33.33%) AWS
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Thycotic
3 1 (33.33%) ForeScout
3 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) QRadar
3 1 (33.33%) Privileged Access Management
3 1 (33.33%) BeyondTrust
3 1 (33.33%) Cybereason
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft 365
General
1 2 (66.67%) Influencing Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Social Skills
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Critical Thinking
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security Governance
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Privileged Access Management
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) COBIT
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) NIST
1 2 (66.67%) NIST 800
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) QRadar
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) BeyondTrust
1 1 (33.33%) CyberArk
1 1 (33.33%) Cybereason
1 1 (33.33%) ForeScout
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec
1 1 (33.33%) Thycotic