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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Network Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Network Security over the 6 months to 24 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 87 93 94
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1 +30
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 33 10 14
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.07% 0.78% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.08% 9.01% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 30 6 13
10th Percentile £47,700 £31,250 £36,650
25th Percentile - £31,875 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £51,250 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -6.34% -2.38% +26.51%
75th Percentile - £67,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £48,700 - £70,500
Scotland median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -18.18% -12.00%

Network Security is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 173 111 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.83% 8.60% 10.54%
Number of salaries quoted 113 77 67
10th Percentile £27,750 £25,500 £24,400
25th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £36,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £42,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -11.58% +14.46%
75th Percentile £55,750 £51,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £64,303
Scotland median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Glasgow

Network Security
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Glasgow

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Network Security in Glasgow over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Network Security.

1 27 (81.82%) Firewall
2 25 (75.76%) Kalman Filter
3 24 (72.73%) Wireshark
3 24 (72.73%) High Availability
3 24 (72.73%) Data Analysis
3 24 (72.73%) TippingPoint
3 24 (72.73%) SC Cleared
3 24 (72.73%) DV Cleared
3 24 (72.73%) Security Cleared
3 24 (72.73%) SMS
3 24 (72.73%) Threat Detection
4 5 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (15.15%) Azure
4 5 (15.15%) AWS
5 4 (12.12%) SIEM
5 4 (12.12%) Cisco
5 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.12%) Social Skills
6 3 (9.09%) DevOps
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (9.09%) Windows
6 3 (9.09%) Linux
6 3 (9.09%) Agile
6 3 (9.09%) Microsoft 365
7 2 (6.06%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (6.06%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (6.06%) GitHub
7 2 (6.06%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (6.06%) CloudFront

Network Security
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:

Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) AWS
1 5 (15.15%) Azure
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon ECS
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon S3
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (6.06%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (6.06%) AWS CodeDeploy
3 2 (6.06%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (6.06%) CloudFront
3 2 (6.06%) GitHub
3 2 (6.06%) Pulumi
3 2 (6.06%) Serverless
3 2 (6.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon GuardDuty
4 1 (3.03%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 1 (3.03%) GCP
4 1 (3.03%) PaaS
4 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (81.82%) Firewall
2 24 (72.73%) SMS
2 24 (72.73%) Wireshark
3 2 (6.06%) BGP
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (6.06%) EIGRP
3 2 (6.06%) OSPF
3 2 (6.06%) VPN
3 2 (6.06%) Wireless
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (3.03%) Internet
4 1 (3.03%) LAN
4 1 (3.03%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (3.03%) SSL
4 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon RDS
General
1 4 (12.12%) Social Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Security Engineer
2 24 (72.73%) SOC Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (6.06%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Cyber Defence Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.03%) CSOC
2 1 (3.03%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) PKI
2 1 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Kalman Filter
2 24 (72.73%) Data Analysis
2 24 (72.73%) High Availability
2 24 (72.73%) Threat Detection
3 5 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (12.12%) SIEM
5 3 (9.09%) Agile
5 3 (9.09%) DevOps
6 2 (6.06%) Coaching
6 2 (6.06%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure as Code
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Automation
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.06%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (6.06%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (72.73%) DV Cleared
1 24 (72.73%) SC Cleared
1 24 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.06%) AWS Certification
3 2 (6.06%) CCNA
3 2 (6.06%) CCNP
3 2 (6.06%) CISSP
4 1 (3.03%) CCIE
4 1 (3.03%) CCSA
4 1 (3.03%) CCSE
4 1 (3.03%) CEH
4 1 (3.03%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) GCIH
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.03%) MCITP
4 1 (3.03%) MCSA
4 1 (3.03%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.03%) NCSC
1 1 (3.03%) NIST
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.03%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Terraform
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.03%) Nessus
Vendors
1 24 (72.73%) TippingPoint
2 4 (12.12%) Cisco
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) F5
3 2 (6.06%) Palo Alto
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Aruba
4 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.03%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.03%) Juniper
4 1 (3.03%) LogRhythm
4 1 (3.03%) Meraki
4 1 (3.03%) Rapid7
4 1 (3.03%) Riverbed
4 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.03%) Sophos
4 1 (3.03%) Splunk