Period
to 28 November 2020

The median annual salary for a Vulnerability Specialist was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 28 November 2020.

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

Vulnerability Specialist
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
28 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 79 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Vulnerability Specialist 1 0 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.13% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median annual salary £55,000 - -
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 - -

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 759 1,718 2,024
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.35% 96.68% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 542 1,196 1,433
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -3.23% -2.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,282
90th Percentile £68,725 £63,395 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Vulnerability Specialist Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 November 2020, Vulnerability Specialist 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 Vulnerability Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery Management

Vulnerability Specialist 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery Management
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec