The median annual salary for a IT Security Analyst was £28,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

IT Security Analyst
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 - 102
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.11% - 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% - 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £28,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,900
% change year-on-year - -3.18%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 911 1254 1122
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 96.71% 96.98% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 508 799 743
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow that featured IT Security Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Security Analyst in Glasgow

IT Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for IT Security Analyst in Glasgow

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Glasgow region featuring IT Security Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Process Improvement
2 6 (75.00%) Sourcefire
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security
2 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Publishing
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) SIEM
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) SCADA
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Security Auditing

IT 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 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) SCADA
1 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Process Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Security Auditing
2 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
2 1 (12.50%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) Sourcefire