The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 95 98 88
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 18 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.38% 1.08% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.17% 5.21% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 6
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
SC Cleared
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
348 288 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.73% 20.70% 24.04%
Number of salaries quoted 273 178 187
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £28,350 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £59,500 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Glasgow

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing SC Cleared 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 SC Cleared.

1 33 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (51.52%) HP
3 14 (42.42%) ISTQB
4 13 (39.39%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (27.27%) V-Model
5 9 (27.27%) Test Scripting
6 8 (24.24%) Information Security
7 6 (18.18%) Risk Management
7 6 (18.18%) HP UFT
7 6 (18.18%) LoadRunner
7 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (18.18%) Information Security Governance
7 6 (18.18%) Mobile App
8 5 (15.15%) Cisco
8 5 (15.15%) Firewall
9 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
9 4 (12.12%) CheckPoint
9 4 (12.12%) Internet
9 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (12.12%) Degree
9 4 (12.12%) Network Security
10 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
10 3 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (9.09%) Windows
10 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
10 3 (9.09%) LAN
10 3 (9.09%) WAN
10 3 (9.09%) Legal
11 2 (6.06%) 3Com
11 2 (6.06%) UNIX

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing SC Cleared 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Firewall
2 4 (12.12%) Internet
2 4 (12.12%) Network Security
3 3 (9.09%) LAN
3 3 (9.09%) WAN
4 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.06%) MPLS
4 2 (6.06%) Intranet
5 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) DB2
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) HP UFT
1 6 (18.18%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (9.09%) Legal
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 9 (27.27%) Test Leader
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Security Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Security Officer
5 4 (12.12%) Lead Test Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
6 3 (9.09%) Information Governance Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Governance Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Information Governance Officer
6 3 (9.09%) Information Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Network Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Junior
7 2 (6.06%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Junior Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Senior NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) RMADS
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Test Scripting
1 9 (27.27%) V-Model
2 8 (24.24%) Information Security
3 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 6 (18.18%) Information Security Governance
4 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.06%) SIEM
5 2 (6.06%) ITSM
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL
5 2 (6.06%) Service Management
5 2 (6.06%) Quality Management
5 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.03%) Project Management
6 1 (3.03%) Security Management
6 1 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (42.42%) ISTQB
3 4 (12.12%) Degree
4 2 (6.06%) CISA
4 2 (6.06%) CCNP
4 2 (6.06%) CCNA
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.06%) CRISC
5 1 (3.03%) PMP
5 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.03%) CEH
5 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.06%) COBIT
3 1 (3.03%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) HP
2 5 (15.15%) Cisco
3 4 (12.12%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.06%) 3Com
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 2 (6.06%) Avaya
4 2 (6.06%) Mitel
4 2 (6.06%) Huawei
4 2 (6.06%) Brocade
4 2 (6.06%) Draytek
4 2 (6.06%) Aruba
4 2 (6.06%) Splunk
4 2 (6.06%) ArcSight
4 2 (6.06%) LogLogic
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) VMware