Period
to 20 January 2020

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 20 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 100 127 141
Rank change year-on-year +27 +14 -57
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 21 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.31% 1.02% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.35% 11.05% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 5
Glasgow median annual salary £47,600 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.26% -10.59% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £47,225 £53,250
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% +14.94%

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 170 181 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.61% 9.23% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 91 122 138
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,000 £24,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,838 £59,000 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% 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 20 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 January 2020, 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 14 (66.67%) Cisco
2 11 (52.38%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) Palo Alto
3 10 (47.62%) Data Centre
3 10 (47.62%) LAN
4 9 (42.86%) VPN
4 9 (42.86%) Internet
5 8 (38.10%) WAN
5 8 (38.10%) Python
6 7 (33.33%) Change Management
7 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
7 6 (28.57%) Finance
7 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
7 6 (28.57%) Degree
8 5 (23.81%) Spanish Language
8 5 (23.81%) Supplier Management
8 5 (23.81%) Blue Coat
8 5 (23.81%) SCADA
8 5 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (23.81%) Infoblox
8 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (23.81%) Citrix
8 5 (23.81%) Oracle
8 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
8 5 (23.81%) Radware
8 5 (23.81%) Mainframe
8 5 (23.81%) Contract Management
8 5 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (23.81%) Project Delivery
8 5 (23.81%) F5

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 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) AWS
1 3 (14.29%) Azure
2 2 (9.52%) Office 365
3 1 (4.76%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 1 (4.76%) IaaS
3 1 (4.76%) PaaS
3 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) LAN
3 9 (42.86%) Internet
3 9 (42.86%) VPN
4 8 (38.10%) WAN
5 5 (23.81%) Software-Defined Networking
6 4 (19.05%) IPsec
6 4 (19.05%) VoIP
6 4 (19.05%) Wireless
7 3 (14.29%) DHCP
7 3 (14.29%) WLAN
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (9.52%) DMVPN
8 2 (9.52%) FWSM
8 2 (9.52%) HSRP
8 2 (9.52%) MPLS
8 2 (9.52%) SSL
8 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications
8 2 (9.52%) VPLS
8 2 (9.52%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
1 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 5 (23.81%) Spanish Language
3 2 (9.52%) Public Sector
4 1 (4.76%) Electronics
4 1 (4.76%) Local Government
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Consultant
3 5 (23.81%) IT Consultant
3 5 (23.81%) Technology Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Security Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Security Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) IT Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) IT Support
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Exchange Support
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) JSON
1 2 (9.52%) REST
1 2 (9.52%) SOAP
1 2 (9.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Data Centre
2 5 (23.81%) Mainframe
2 5 (23.81%) SCADA
3 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 2 (9.52%) PMI
6 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Change Management
2 5 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (23.81%) Contract Management
2 5 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (23.81%) Project Delivery
2 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
2 5 (23.81%) Supplier Management
3 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.52%) ERP
4 2 (9.52%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (9.52%) Identity Management
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security
4 2 (9.52%) Network Segmentation
4 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Technology Roadmap
4 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Python
2 3 (14.29%) Perl
3 2 (9.52%) Ruby
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.76%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) CCNP
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) CEH
3 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.76%) CCDP
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) BitLocker
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Ansible
2 4 (19.05%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (4.76%) QRadar
3 1 (4.76%) SCCM
3 1 (4.76%) SCDPM
3 1 (4.76%) SCOM
3 1 (4.76%) SCOrch
3 1 (4.76%) SCSM
3 1 (4.76%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco
2 11 (52.38%) Palo Alto
3 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 5 (23.81%) Blue Coat
4 5 (23.81%) Citrix
4 5 (23.81%) F5
4 5 (23.81%) Infoblox
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle
4 5 (23.81%) Radware
5 4 (19.05%) Fortinet
6 2 (9.52%) Aruba
6 2 (9.52%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.52%) Remedy
7 1 (4.76%) Dell
7 1 (4.76%) EMC
7 1 (4.76%) Juniper
7 1 (4.76%) Nimsoft
7 1 (4.76%) SAP
7 1 (4.76%) Trend Micro