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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for NCSC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NCSC over the 6 months to 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 110 91 91
Rank change year-on-year -19 0 +44
Permanent jobs citing NCSC 12 19 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.68% 1.33% 0.49%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.67% 8.33% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
10th Percentile - - £43,500
25th Percentile £55,500 - £46,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £61,000 - £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +26.32%
75th Percentile £66,500 - £69,375
90th Percentile - - £70,500
Scotland median annual salary £61,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +10.91% -8.33% +26.32%

NCSC 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 327 228 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 18.61% 15.96% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 132 114 62
10th Percentile £26,525 £29,825 £29,575
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £32,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £41,750 £40,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.78% +3.09% -12.90%
75th Percentile £62,500 £53,313 £48,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £64,475 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £48,763 £43,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +12.10% -1.14% -2.22%

NCSC
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for NCSC in Glasgow

NCSC
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for NCSC in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, IT jobs citing NCSC 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 NCSC.

1 12 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (83.33%) Azure
2 10 (83.33%) Social Skills
3 9 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (66.67%) Information Assurance
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft 365
6 6 (50.00%) Splunk
6 6 (50.00%) SIEM
6 6 (50.00%) AWS
6 6 (50.00%) Firewall
6 6 (50.00%) Boundary Protection
6 6 (50.00%) Public Cloud
6 6 (50.00%) Palo Alto
7 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 5 (41.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 5 (41.67%) Nexpose
7 5 (41.67%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure as Code
7 5 (41.67%) Project Delivery
7 5 (41.67%) GCP
7 5 (41.67%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (41.67%) Centrify
7 5 (41.67%) Security Management
7 5 (41.67%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (41.67%) CISSP
7 5 (41.67%) SAML
7 5 (41.67%) ITIL
7 5 (41.67%) Linux
7 5 (41.67%) LDAP
7 5 (41.67%) ISMS

NCSC
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 2 (16.67%) Chatbot
1 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) Azure
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft 365
3 6 (50.00%) AWS
4 5 (41.67%) GCP
5 4 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (8.33%) Amazon GuardDuty
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) SSH
2 1 (8.33%) SSL
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (83.33%) Social Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 2 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) IT Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) IT Security Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Security Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Security Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Cyber Defence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) LDAP
1 5 (41.67%) SAML
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
2 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (8.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 5 (41.67%) PKI
3 2 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (8.33%) CSOC
4 1 (8.33%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (66.67%) Information Assurance
3 6 (50.00%) Boundary Protection
3 6 (50.00%) SIEM
4 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure as Code
4 5 (41.67%) ISMS
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) Project Delivery
4 5 (41.67%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (41.67%) Security Management
4 5 (41.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (33.33%) Coaching
5 4 (33.33%) ERP
5 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (33.33%) Performance Management
6 2 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (41.67%) CEH
1 5 (41.67%) CISSP
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
1 5 (41.67%) DV Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) CISA
2 4 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (8.33%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 5 (41.67%) RMADS
3 4 (33.33%) GDPR
3 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (16.67%) Accessibility
4 2 (16.67%) WCAG
5 1 (8.33%) NIST
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Nexpose
2 1 (8.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Palo Alto
1 6 (50.00%) Splunk
2 5 (41.67%) Centrify
2 5 (41.67%) Google
3 2 (16.67%) Adobe
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) LogRhythm
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Rapid7
4 1 (8.33%) Sophos