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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 38 77 90
Rank change year-on-year +39 +13 +44
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 100 26 18
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 6.31% 2.02% 1.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.51% 10.97% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 31 22 16
10th Percentile - - £20,750
25th Percentile - £35,750 £27,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £36,500 £46,250
Median % change year-on-year +31.51% -21.08% -19.57%
75th Percentile - £41,002 £69,375
90th Percentile £66,250 £46,250 £72,500
Scotland median annual salary £48,000 £41,359 £38,000
% change year-on-year +16.06% +8.84% -30.91%

SC Cleared 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 392 237 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 24.72% 18.37% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 156 116 134
10th Percentile £27,750 £29,250 £25,000
25th Percentile £37,438 £35,750 £35,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.94% -5.56% +12.50%
75th Percentile £59,063 £52,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,875 £64,175
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +6.07%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Glasgow

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Glasgow

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing SC Cleared in Glasgow over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT jobs citing SC Cleared 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 SC Cleared.

1 100 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 38 (38.00%) AWS
3 32 (32.00%) Azure
4 30 (30.00%) High Availability
5 29 (29.00%) DV Cleared
5 29 (29.00%) Microsoft
5 29 (29.00%) Firewall
6 28 (28.00%) Git (software)
7 27 (27.00%) Agile
8 26 (26.00%) Java
9 25 (25.00%) React
10 24 (24.00%) OneDrive
10 24 (24.00%) Yammer
10 24 (24.00%) Microsoft 365
10 24 (24.00%) Data Analytics
10 24 (24.00%) Analytics
10 24 (24.00%) SharePoint 2013
10 24 (24.00%) TypeScript
10 24 (24.00%) Kalman Filter
10 24 (24.00%) Threat Detection
10 24 (24.00%) Power Platform
10 24 (24.00%) DataOps
10 24 (24.00%) SMS
10 24 (24.00%) SharePoint
10 24 (24.00%) Migration
10 24 (24.00%) Content Management
10 24 (24.00%) Data Analysis
10 24 (24.00%) Wireshark
10 24 (24.00%) PowerShell
10 24 (24.00%) TippingPoint

SC Cleared
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 24 (24.00%) SharePoint
1 24 (24.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 38 (38.00%) AWS
2 32 (32.00%) Azure
3 24 (24.00%) Microsoft 365
3 24 (24.00%) OneDrive
3 24 (24.00%) Power Platform
3 24 (24.00%) Yammer
4 6 (6.00%) GCP
5 1 (1.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 29 (29.00%) Firewall
2 24 (24.00%) Network Security
2 24 (24.00%) SMS
2 24 (24.00%) Wireshark
3 6 (6.00%) SNMP
4 1 (1.00%) ADSL
4 1 (1.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.00%) LAN
4 1 (1.00%) MPLS
4 1 (1.00%) VoIP
4 1 (1.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.00%) Firebird
1 5 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 23 (23.00%) JMeter
3 22 (22.00%) Newman
3 22 (22.00%) Postman
3 22 (22.00%) REST Assured
4 5 (5.00%) NUnit
5 1 (1.00%) Gatling
General
1 14 (14.00%) Social Skills
2 2 (2.00%) Law
2 2 (2.00%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.00%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 29 (29.00%) Security Engineer
2 28 (28.00%) Analyst
3 26 (26.00%) Developer
4 24 (24.00%) Senior Developer
4 24 (24.00%) Senior SharePoint Developer
4 24 (24.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 24 (24.00%) SOC Engineer
5 22 (22.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 22 (22.00%) Test Analyst
6 6 (6.00%) Network Operations Team Leader
6 6 (6.00%) Network Team Leader
6 6 (6.00%) Operations Team Leader
6 6 (6.00%) Team Leader
7 5 (5.00%) IT Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) IT Security Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.00%) Graduate
8 3 (3.00%) Graduate Analyst
8 3 (3.00%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (25.00%) React
2 22 (22.00%) RESTful
3 12 (12.00%) COM
4 7 (7.00%) .NET
5 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (5.00%) Classic ASP
5 5 (5.00%) LDAP
5 5 (5.00%) MEAN Stack
5 5 (5.00%) SAML
6 2 (2.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.00%) HTML
7 1 (1.00%) HTML5
7 1 (1.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.00%) PKI
1 5 (5.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (1.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.00%) High Availability
2 27 (27.00%) Agile
3 24 (24.00%) Analytics
3 24 (24.00%) Change Control
3 24 (24.00%) Content Management
3 24 (24.00%) Data Analysis
3 24 (24.00%) Data Analytics
3 24 (24.00%) DataOps
3 24 (24.00%) Kalman Filter
3 24 (24.00%) Migration
3 24 (24.00%) Threat Detection
3 24 (24.00%) Visualisation
4 23 (23.00%) Performance Testing
4 23 (23.00%) Test Automation
5 22 (22.00%) BDD
5 22 (22.00%) Integration Testing
6 12 (12.00%) ITIL
7 10 (10.00%) Change Management
8 8 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (7.00%) Full Stack Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.00%) Java
2 24 (24.00%) PowerShell
2 24 (24.00%) TypeScript
3 7 (7.00%) C#
3 7 (7.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.00%) Delphi
4 5 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 100 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 29 (29.00%) DV Cleared
3 13 (13.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (7.00%) CCNA
4 7 (7.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (6.00%) CCNP
6 5 (5.00%) CEH
6 5 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (5.00%) Degree
7 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.00%) SLA
2 5 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 5 (5.00%) NCSC
2 5 (5.00%) RMADS
3 1 (1.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) Nexpose
2 2 (2.00%) Ansible
2 2 (2.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.00%) Podman
3 1 (1.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 29 (29.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (24.00%) TippingPoint
3 7 (7.00%) Cisco
4 6 (6.00%) Aruba
4 6 (6.00%) Google
4 6 (6.00%) HP
5 5 (5.00%) Centrify
5 5 (5.00%) Palo Alto
5 5 (5.00%) Splunk
6 3 (3.00%) Adobe
6 3 (3.00%) Apple
7 2 (2.00%) BMC
7 2 (2.00%) Remedy
7 2 (2.00%) Snow
8 1 (1.00%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.00%) SolarWinds