Period
to 18 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Security Administrator was £36,750 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Administrator
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Administrator 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.13% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Glasgow median annual salary £36,750 - -
Scotland median annual salary £32,250 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 2,241 2,169 2,392
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.76% 94.80% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,641 1,304 1,323
Glasgow median annual salary £45,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.67% +5.88% -2.76%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,575 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +3.53%

Security Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Security Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Security Administrator in Glasgow

Security Administrator
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Security Administrator in Glasgow

Security Administrator
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Administrator in Glasgow over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Administrator in Glasgow

Security Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, Security Administrator job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Security Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) PMI
3 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Password Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System

Security Administrator Skill Set
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 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) PMI
1 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (33.33%) Password Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Server Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Cloudera
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk