The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 94 109 86
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 4 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.35% 0.073% 0.61%
As % of the General category 0.74% 0.15% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 6
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
Pharmaceutical
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

General Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
537 685 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.41% 49.75% 44.91%
Number of salaries quoted 364 412 215
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,450 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Glasgow region.

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Glasgow

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Pharmaceutical.

1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MPLS
1 2 (50.00%) OSPF
1 2 (50.00%) BGP
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ADSL
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (50.00%) SHDSL
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Local Government
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Dutch Language
2 1 (25.00%) German Language
2 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Pharmaceutical. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) ADSL
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) MPLS
1 2 (50.00%) OSPF
1 2 (50.00%) BGP
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) SHDSL
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Local Government
2 1 (25.00%) Dutch Language
2 1 (25.00%) German Language
2 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Management Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Monitoring Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (25.00%) F5