Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 132 113
Rank change year-on-year +6 -19 -23
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 25 17 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.15% 0.76% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.42% 7.20% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 20
Glasgow median annual salary £36,000 £45,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -7.69% +12.07%
10th Percentile £25,250 £38,300 £35,125
90th Percentile £63,900 £51,150 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,500 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.21% -4.00% +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 240 236 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.04% 10.51% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 163 143 136
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% +1.20%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,000 £54,500
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +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 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 14 (56.00%) Firewall
2 10 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (32.00%) Finance
3 8 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (28.00%) Information Security
4 7 (28.00%) Cisco
4 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (24.00%) Windows
5 6 (24.00%) Degree
6 5 (20.00%) QA
6 5 (20.00%) CCENT
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 5 (20.00%) Coaching
6 5 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
6 5 (20.00%) Client/Server
6 5 (20.00%) MCP
6 5 (20.00%) MCSA
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (20.00%) CCNA
6 5 (20.00%) Google
6 5 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (20.00%) Information Security Management
6 5 (20.00%) Security Management
7 4 (16.00%) Oracle
7 4 (16.00%) Linux
7 4 (16.00%) Oracle Clusterware
7 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning

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 14 (56.00%) Firewall
2 10 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (12.00%) Internet
3 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.00%) DHCP
4 2 (8.00%) DNS
4 2 (8.00%) HTTP
4 2 (8.00%) SMTP
4 2 (8.00%) SSH
4 2 (8.00%) SSL
5 1 (4.00%) IPsec
5 1 (4.00%) LAN
5 1 (4.00%) MPLS
5 1 (4.00%) NAS
5 1 (4.00%) SAN
5 1 (4.00%) VPN
5 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Network Engineer
1 11 (44.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 11 (44.00%) Security Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) DBA
5 1 (4.00%) Incident Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Information Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.00%) Security Incident Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (8.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (28.00%) Information Security
3 5 (20.00%) Coaching
3 5 (20.00%) Information Security Management
3 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (20.00%) Security Management
4 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.00%) Data Security
6 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (8.00%) Security Monitoring
6 2 (8.00%) Security Operations
6 2 (8.00%) SIEM
7 1 (4.00%) Change Control
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.00%) Decision-Making
7 1 (4.00%) Scenario Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) PHP
1 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) CCENT
2 5 (20.00%) CCNA
2 5 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (20.00%) MCP
2 5 (20.00%) MCSA
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (8.00%) CISSP
4 1 (4.00%) CCIE
4 1 (4.00%) GCIH
4 1 (4.00%) GREM
4 1 (4.00%) JNCIE
4 1 (4.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Clusterware
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 1 (4.00%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Google
3 4 (16.00%) 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