Period
to 24 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 99 103
Rank change year-on-year -35 +4 +38
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 14 40 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.61% 1.86% 2.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.49% 14.76% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 26 37
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +8.75%
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,375 £35,875
90th Percentile £52,800 £52,500 £60,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +17.65% +6.25%

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 255 271 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.06% 12.63% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 146 173 187
Glasgow median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £54,500 £58,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (64.29%) CCNP
3 9 (64.29%) Information Security
4 8 (57.14%) LAN
4 8 (57.14%) WAN
5 7 (50.00%) EIGRP
6 6 (42.86%) MPLS
6 6 (42.86%) BGP
6 6 (42.86%) F5
6 6 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (35.71%) Network Management
7 5 (35.71%) WLAN
8 4 (28.57%) OSPF
8 4 (28.57%) Migration
8 4 (28.57%) jetNEXUS
8 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (21.43%) Scenario Testing
9 3 (21.43%) Data Security
9 3 (21.43%) Wireless
9 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
9 3 (21.43%) CCIE
9 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (21.43%) Finance
9 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
9 3 (21.43%) Cryptography
10 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 2 (14.29%) Banking
10 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing

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 (7.14%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) LAN
2 8 (57.14%) WAN
3 7 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 6 (42.86%) BGP
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (42.86%) MPLS
5 5 (35.71%) WLAN
6 4 (28.57%) OSPF
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (21.43%) Wireless
8 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
8 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications
9 1 (7.14%) ATM
9 1 (7.14%) Broadband
9 1 (7.14%) DHCP
9 1 (7.14%) IPsec
9 1 (7.14%) SSL
9 1 (7.14%) VoIP
9 1 (7.14%) VPN
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Lead Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Network Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Incident Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Subject Matter Expert
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) Network Management
3 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Cryptography
4 3 (21.43%) Data Security
4 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
4 3 (21.43%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (7.14%) Change Control
6 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.14%) Network Design
6 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) SIEM
6 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (64.29%) CCNP
3 3 (21.43%) CCIE
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) CCDE
5 1 (7.14%) CCIE Service Provider
5 1 (7.14%) CISSP
5 1 (7.14%) JNCIE
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (7.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) F5
3 4 (28.57%) jetNEXUS
4 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.14%) ArcSight
5 1 (7.14%) Brocade
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper
5 1 (7.14%) LogRhythm
5 1 (7.14%) McAfee
5 1 (7.14%) Qualys
5 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
5 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.14%) VMware