Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Security Monitoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Security Monitoring over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Monitoring
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 122 156
Rank change year-on-year -17 +34 -16
Permanent jobs citing Security Monitoring 15 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.66% 0.32% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.34% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 3
Glasgow median annual salary - £40,000 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +122.22% -62.11%
Scotland median annual salary £31,000 £37,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -17.33% -28.57% +50.00%

Security Monitoring 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 2,123 1,741 2,426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 93.20% 92.36% 91.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,442 1,033 1,489
Glasgow median annual salary £48,500 £44,471 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.06% +4.64% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,926
% change year-on-year - +4.83% +1.00%

Security Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Monitoring in Glasgow

Security Monitoring
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Security Monitoring in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing Security Monitoring 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 Monitoring.

1 15 (100.00%) Perl
1 15 (100.00%) Python
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
1 15 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 15 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 14 (93.33%) Security Architecture
2 14 (93.33%) Capacity Planning
2 14 (93.33%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (93.33%) Kalman Filter
2 14 (93.33%) IPsec
2 14 (93.33%) Change Management
2 14 (93.33%) DNS
2 14 (93.33%) SSL
2 14 (93.33%) Configuration Management
2 14 (93.33%) ITIL
2 14 (93.33%) SMTP
2 14 (93.33%) HTTP
2 14 (93.33%) TCP/IP
3 13 (86.67%) VPN
3 13 (86.67%) Password Management
3 13 (86.67%) Management Information System
3 13 (86.67%) Public Cloud
3 13 (86.67%) Data Centre
3 13 (86.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 13 (86.67%) Information Management
3 13 (86.67%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (86.67%) Technical Analysis
3 13 (86.67%) Ansible
3 13 (86.67%) Puppet
4 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity

Security Monitoring
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 (93.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
1 15 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 14 (93.33%) DNS
2 14 (93.33%) HTTP
2 14 (93.33%) IPsec
2 14 (93.33%) SMTP
2 14 (93.33%) SSL
2 14 (93.33%) TCP/IP
3 13 (86.67%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Administrator
1 14 (93.33%) Security Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Cloud Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) Incident Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Security Incident Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Data Centre
1 13 (86.67%) Management Information System
1 13 (86.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Capacity Planning
1 14 (93.33%) Change Management
1 14 (93.33%) Configuration Management
1 14 (93.33%) ITIL
1 14 (93.33%) Kalman Filter
1 14 (93.33%) Security Architecture
2 13 (86.67%) Information Management
2 13 (86.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 13 (86.67%) Password Management
2 13 (86.67%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Security
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
4 1 (6.67%) Network Packet Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) SIEM
4 1 (6.67%) Wealth Management
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 15 (100.00%) Perl
1 15 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) GCIH
1 1 (6.67%) SANS
Systems Management
1 13 (86.67%) Ansible
1 13 (86.67%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (86.67%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 1 (6.67%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Splunk