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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for NIST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NIST over the 6 months to 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 109 93 81
Rank change year-on-year -16 -12 +44
Permanent jobs citing NIST 12 12 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.77% 0.90% 0.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.56% 5.77% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 4
10th Percentile £38,270 - £44,625
25th Percentile £38,775 £41,250 £49,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £52,500 £59,750
Median % change year-on-year +23.81% -12.13% +25.79%
75th Percentile - £62,500 £68,438
90th Percentile £82,000 £65,500 £70,125
Scotland median annual salary £50,500 £52,500 £47,575
% change year-on-year -3.81% +10.35% -18.68%

NIST 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 263 208 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 16.98% 15.64% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 131 105 55
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,250 £29,200
25th Percentile £38,763 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,607 £42,500 £40,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.31% +4.94% -8.47%
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £66,500 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £49,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.36% -2.22% -

NIST
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for NIST in Glasgow

NIST
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for NIST in Glasgow

NIST
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing NIST in Glasgow over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

Salary histogram for NIST in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, IT jobs citing NIST 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 NIST.

1 10 (83.33%) Risk Management
1 10 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (50.00%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) Azure
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Banking
4 4 (33.33%) OWASP
4 4 (33.33%) ISMS
4 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (25.00%) GDPR
5 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) CISSP
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 2 (16.67%) Legal
6 2 (16.67%) VLAN
6 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) LAN
6 2 (16.67%) WAN
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Solaris
6 2 (16.67%) Unix
6 2 (16.67%) CISM

NIST
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 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Azure
2 2 (16.67%) IaaS
2 2 (16.67%) PaaS
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon GuardDuty
3 1 (8.33%) AWS
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Monitor
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Pipelines
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security
3 2 (16.67%) VLAN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (8.33%) SSH
4 1 (8.33%) SSL
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Legal
3 2 (16.67%) Social Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Security Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security Risk Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) IT Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) IT Risk Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) IT Security Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) Risk Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) Security Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Audit Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Cyber Defence Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) ARM Templates
1 1 (8.33%) COM
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) CSOC
1 1 (8.33%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
1 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Solaris
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Risk Management
2 6 (50.00%) Information Security
3 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 4 (33.33%) ISMS
3 4 (33.33%) OWASP
4 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 2 (16.67%) Impact Assessments
5 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance
5 2 (16.67%) SIEM
6 1 (8.33%) Business Impact Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) CI/CD
6 1 (8.33%) Impact Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Incident Response
6 1 (8.33%) RBAC
6 1 (8.33%) SOAR
6 1 (8.33%) Zero Trust
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Bicep
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (16.67%) CISM
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (8.33%) CASP
3 1 (8.33%) CEH
3 1 (8.33%) CISA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (8.33%) CRISC
3 1 (8.33%) GCIH
3 1 (8.33%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (25.00%) GDPR
4 2 (16.67%) NCSC
5 1 (8.33%) NIST 800
5 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) LogRhythm
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (8.33%) Rapid7
2 1 (8.33%) Sophos
2 1 (8.33%) Splunk