Period
to 14 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Cyber Essentials skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyber Essentials over the 6 months to 14 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cyber Essentials
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 102 97 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 - +165
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Essentials 6 1 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.45% 0.094% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.93% 0.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £31,000 -
Median % change year-on-year +77.42% - -
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £36,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +29.25% -2.00% -19.35%

Cyber Essentials is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 205 120 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 15.28% 11.25% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 112 69 127
10th Percentile £29,300 £30,250 £27,950
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,250 £32,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £40,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.23% -10.00% -
75th Percentile £49,938 £48,750 £61,875
90th Percentile £62,500 £53,750 £72,200
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £44,676
% change year-on-year -1.16% -3.75% -2.70%

Cyber Essentials
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Cyber Essentials as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Cyber Essentials in Glasgow

Cyber Essentials
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cyber Essentials in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Cyber Essentials in Glasgow

Cyber Essentials
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cyber Essentials in Glasgow over the 6 months to 14 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Cyber Essentials in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 14 June 2021, IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials 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 Cyber Essentials.

1 6 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (100.00%) Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Presales
2 4 (66.67%) Re-Platforming
2 4 (66.67%) DevSecOps
2 4 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
4 2 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2019
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) Security Management
5 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi

Cyber Essentials
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (16.67%) AWS
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Head of Security
1 3 (50.00%) Lead Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Platform Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Chief Information Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2019
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) DevSecOps
1 4 (66.67%) Presales
1 4 (66.67%) Re-Platforming
1 4 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Availability Management
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) ISMS
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Mitel
1 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
1 1 (16.67%) Veeam
1 1 (16.67%) VMware