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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for BPSS Clearance qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) Clearance
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 85 105 82
Rank change year-on-year +20 -23 -
Permanent jobs citing BPSS Clearance 31 1 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.02% 0.075% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.75% 0.37% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
10th Percentile £39,250 - -
25th Percentile £41,875 - £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 - £35,000
75th Percentile £59,375 - £37,500
90th Percentile £62,750 - -
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +42.86% -

BPSS Clearance is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 400 273 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 26.09% 20.60% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 140 151 110
10th Percentile £27,750 £30,000 £29,250
25th Percentile £36,625 £36,125 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,500 £45,000 £45,750
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% -1.64% +14.38%
75th Percentile £60,000 £58,197 £53,750
90th Percentile £67,700 £77,500 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £46,640 £46,660
% change year-on-year +1.84% -0.04% +12.43%

BPSS Clearance
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing BPSS Clearance as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for BPSS Clearance in Glasgow

BPSS Clearance
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing BPSS Clearance in Glasgow.

Salary trend for BPSS Clearance in Glasgow

BPSS Clearance
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing BPSS Clearance in Glasgow over the 6 months to 16 August 2022.

Salary histogram for BPSS Clearance in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 August 2022, IT jobs citing BPSS Clearance 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 BPSS Clearance.

1 17 (54.84%) C#
2 16 (51.61%) .NET
2 16 (51.61%) AWS
3 15 (48.39%) Security Cleared
3 15 (48.39%) Git (software)
3 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
3 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET
3 15 (48.39%) NUnit
4 14 (45.16%) Agile
4 14 (45.16%) SC Cleared
5 12 (38.71%) ITIL
6 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
6 10 (32.26%) NHibernate
6 10 (32.26%) Unit Testing
6 10 (32.26%) Rhino Mocks
6 10 (32.26%) Full Stack Development
7 9 (29.03%) Social Skills
7 9 (29.03%) SOA
8 6 (19.35%) Selenium
8 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
8 6 (19.35%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
8 6 (19.35%) Azure
9 5 (16.13%) Mocha
9 5 (16.13%) Fluent NHibernate
9 5 (16.13%) Splunk
9 5 (16.13%) SIEM
9 5 (16.13%) DV Cleared
9 5 (16.13%) ISMS
9 5 (16.13%) RMADS

BPSS Clearance
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:

Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (12.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (51.61%) AWS
2 6 (19.35%) Azure
3 5 (16.13%) GCP
3 5 (16.13%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Git (software)
1 15 (48.39%) NUnit
2 10 (32.26%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (19.35%) Selenium
4 5 (16.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (16.13%) Bitbucket
4 5 (16.13%) git-flow
4 5 (16.13%) Mocha
4 5 (16.13%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (16.13%) Sinon.JS
4 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (16.13%) webpack
5 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (29.03%) Social Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Organisational Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Public Sector
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) .NET Developer
1 10 (32.26%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) IT Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) IT Security Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Security Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Software Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Graduate
5 3 (9.68%) Graduate Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Graduate Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Service Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Content Designer
6 2 (6.45%) Designer
7 1 (3.23%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) .NET
2 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET
3 10 (32.26%) NHibernate
4 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (16.13%) Classic ASP
4 5 (16.13%) Fluent NHibernate
4 5 (16.13%) jQuery
4 5 (16.13%) LDAP
4 5 (16.13%) MEAN Stack
4 5 (16.13%) React
4 5 (16.13%) SAML
4 5 (16.13%) Vue.js
4 5 (16.13%) Vuex
4 5 (16.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) PKI
1 5 (16.13%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile
2 12 (38.71%) ITIL
3 10 (32.26%) Full Stack Development
3 10 (32.26%) Unit Testing
4 9 (29.03%) SOA
5 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
5 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
5 6 (19.35%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (16.13%) CQRS
6 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (16.13%) Front End Development
6 5 (16.13%) Information Assurance
6 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure as Code
6 5 (16.13%) ISMS
6 5 (16.13%) Knowledge Transfer
6 5 (16.13%) Project Delivery
6 5 (16.13%) SDLC
6 5 (16.13%) SIEM
6 5 (16.13%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) C#
2 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.13%) Delphi
3 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
4 4 (12.90%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) Security Cleared
2 14 (45.16%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) CEH
3 5 (16.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (16.13%) Degree
3 5 (16.13%) DV Cleared
4 4 (12.90%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 4 (12.90%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 2 (6.45%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 5 (16.13%) NCSC
1 5 (16.13%) RMADS
2 3 (9.68%) SLA
3 2 (6.45%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Centrify
1 5 (16.13%) Google
1 5 (16.13%) Palo Alto
1 5 (16.13%) Splunk
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft