Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 130 95
Rank change year-on-year +8 -35 +27
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 25 12 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.18% 0.52% 1.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.90% 4.80% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 23
Glasgow median annual salary £38,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.59% +3.66% -16.33%
10th Percentile £25,250 £38,750 £35,150
90th Percentile £48,900 £48,750 £51,750
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £48,750 £43,500
% change year-on-year +23.08% +12.07% -2.79%

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 210 250 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 9.95% 10.92% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 136 137 173
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% +8.75% -
10th Percentile £23,625 £31,700 £25,050
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £54,900
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Glasgow

Network Security
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Glasgow

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Glasgow over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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 12 (48.00%) Firewall
2 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Cisco
2 9 (36.00%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (32.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (32.00%) Information Security
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (28.00%) Finance
5 6 (24.00%) Degree
5 6 (24.00%) Security Management
5 6 (24.00%) CCNA
5 6 (24.00%) Linux
6 5 (20.00%) MCSA
6 5 (20.00%) Oracle
6 5 (20.00%) MCP
6 5 (20.00%) Client/Server
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (20.00%) Information Security Management
6 5 (20.00%) Google
6 5 (20.00%) QA
6 5 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (20.00%) CCENT
6 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 5 (20.00%) Coaching
6 5 (20.00%) Oracle Clusterware
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) Apache
1 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (12.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) Firewall
2 8 (32.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (12.00%) Internet
4 3 (12.00%) SSL
5 2 (8.00%) DHCP
5 2 (8.00%) DNS
5 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (8.00%) HTTP
5 2 (8.00%) IPsec
5 2 (8.00%) LAN
5 2 (8.00%) SMTP
5 2 (8.00%) SSH
5 2 (8.00%) VPN
5 2 (8.00%) WAN
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.00%) NAS
6 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
6 1 (4.00%) VLAN
6 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Security Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) DBA
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (8.00%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Incident Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (8.00%) LDAP
2 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) FMCG
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (32.00%) Information Security
3 6 (24.00%) Security Management
4 5 (20.00%) Coaching
4 5 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (12.00%) SIEM
6 2 (8.00%) Data Security
6 2 (8.00%) High Availability
6 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.00%) Network Management
6 2 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Cryptography
7 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) PHP
1 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (24.00%) CCNA
2 6 (24.00%) Degree
3 5 (20.00%) CCENT
3 5 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (20.00%) MCP
3 5 (20.00%) MCSA
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (8.00%) CISSP
5 1 (4.00%) CCIE
5 1 (4.00%) CCNP
5 1 (4.00%) CCSA
5 1 (4.00%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (4.00%) CISM
5 1 (4.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
5 1 (4.00%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) GDPR
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Clusterware
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Cisco
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.00%) Google
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle
4 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
5 2 (8.00%) Juniper
5 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.00%) F5
6 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.00%) Symantec