Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Security Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Security Architecture over the 6 months to 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Architecture
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 127 167
Rank change year-on-year -19 +40 -28
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 22 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.90% 0.41% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.44% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 3
Glasgow median annual salary £57,500 £57,250 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.44% +33.14% -33.85%
Scotland median annual salary £65,000 £57,375 £52,500
% change year-on-year +13.29% +9.29% -15.27%

Security Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,317 1,835 2,453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 94.84% 93.15% 93.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,681 1,138 1,419
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +1.46%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,425 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Architecture in Glasgow

Security Architecture
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Security Architecture in Glasgow

Security Architecture
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architecture in Glasgow over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Architecture in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT jobs citing Security Architecture 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 Security Architecture.

1 18 (81.82%) Change Management
2 17 (77.27%) Puppet
2 17 (77.27%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (77.27%) Ansible
2 17 (77.27%) Data Centre
3 14 (63.64%) Kalman Filter
3 14 (63.64%) Security Monitoring
3 14 (63.64%) Bash Shell
3 14 (63.64%) Capacity Planning
3 14 (63.64%) Intrusion Detection
3 14 (63.64%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (63.64%) Firewall
3 14 (63.64%) IPsec
3 14 (63.64%) SMTP
3 14 (63.64%) HTTP
3 14 (63.64%) Configuration Management
3 14 (63.64%) ITIL
3 14 (63.64%) Perl
3 14 (63.64%) Python
3 14 (63.64%) DNS
3 14 (63.64%) SSL
4 13 (59.09%) TCP/IP
4 13 (59.09%) VPN
4 13 (59.09%) Password Management
4 13 (59.09%) Management Information System
4 13 (59.09%) Information Management
4 13 (59.09%) Technical Analysis
4 13 (59.09%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (59.09%) Public Cloud
4 13 (59.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication

Security Architecture
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:

Cloud Services
1 14 (63.64%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (18.18%) IaaS
2 4 (18.18%) PaaS
2 4 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) DNS
1 14 (63.64%) Firewall
1 14 (63.64%) HTTP
1 14 (63.64%) Intrusion Detection
1 14 (63.64%) IPsec
1 14 (63.64%) SMTP
1 14 (63.64%) SSL
2 13 (59.09%) TCP/IP
2 13 (59.09%) VPN
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (18.18%) LAN
3 4 (18.18%) Network Security
3 4 (18.18%) SAN
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Administrator
1 14 (63.64%) Security Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 4 (18.18%) Security Specialist
2 4 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Security Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Security Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 17 (77.27%) Data Centre
2 13 (59.09%) Management Information System
2 13 (59.09%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
1 4 (18.18%) Unix
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
1 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Change Management
2 14 (63.64%) Capacity Planning
2 14 (63.64%) Configuration Management
2 14 (63.64%) ITIL
2 14 (63.64%) Kalman Filter
2 14 (63.64%) Security Monitoring
3 13 (59.09%) Information Management
3 13 (59.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 13 (59.09%) Password Management
3 13 (59.09%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (59.09%) Technical Analysis
4 5 (22.73%) SIEM
5 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (18.18%) DevOps
5 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 4 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Bash Shell
1 14 (63.64%) Perl
1 14 (63.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (77.27%) Ansible
1 17 (77.27%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (77.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco
1 4 (18.18%) F5
1 4 (18.18%) HP
1 4 (18.18%) IBM
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
1 4 (18.18%) Palo Alto