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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 25 46 78
Rank change year-on-year +21 +32 +45
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 145 64 19
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.26% 4.50% 1.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.27% 22.54% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 50 35 15
10th Percentile £35,125 - £20,550
25th Percentile £44,214 £35,750 £25,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.11% -12.20%
75th Percentile £58,021 £49,688 £68,125
90th Percentile £60,025 £70,750 £70,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% -10.00%

Security 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 479 284 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 27.28% 19.97% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 155 139 111
10th Percentile £27,425 £29,650 £25,000
25th Percentile £35,556 £35,750 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,900 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.70% -5.56% +12.50%
75th Percentile £60,000 £54,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £68,700 £65,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +6.07%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Glasgow

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Glasgow

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Security Cleared in Glasgow over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 93 (64.14%) SC Cleared
2 40 (27.59%) Agile
3 39 (26.90%) Azure
3 39 (26.90%) AWS
4 35 (24.14%) Git (software)
5 34 (23.45%) Migration
6 32 (22.07%) Microsoft
7 30 (20.69%) Analytics
8 29 (20.00%) PowerShell
9 28 (19.31%) Data Analytics
9 28 (19.31%) Power Platform
10 27 (18.62%) Java
11 26 (17.93%) DataOps
12 25 (17.24%) SharePoint
12 25 (17.24%) High Availability
13 24 (16.55%) DV Cleared
13 24 (16.55%) Test Automation
13 24 (16.55%) Firewall
14 23 (15.86%) Content Management
14 23 (15.86%) JMeter
14 23 (15.86%) ITIL
14 23 (15.86%) Performance Testing
14 23 (15.86%) Change Control
14 23 (15.86%) Microsoft 365
14 23 (15.86%) Visualisation
14 23 (15.86%) SharePoint 2013
14 23 (15.86%) TypeScript
14 23 (15.86%) Yammer
14 23 (15.86%) React
14 23 (15.86%) OneDrive

Security 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 25 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 23 (15.86%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (3.45%) Confluence
4 2 (1.38%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.69%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 39 (26.90%) AWS
1 39 (26.90%) Azure
2 28 (19.31%) Power Platform
3 23 (15.86%) Microsoft 365
3 23 (15.86%) OneDrive
3 23 (15.86%) Yammer
4 5 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (3.45%) Azure Monitor
4 5 (3.45%) Azure Sentinel
4 5 (3.45%) GCP
4 5 (3.45%) IaaS
4 5 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.55%) Firewall
2 19 (13.10%) Network Security
2 19 (13.10%) SMS
2 19 (13.10%) Wireshark
3 6 (4.14%) SNMP
4 2 (1.38%) HTTP
4 2 (1.38%) SSL
5 1 (0.69%) ADSL
5 1 (0.69%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.69%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.69%) LAN
5 1 (0.69%) MPLS
5 1 (0.69%) VoIP
5 1 (0.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.45%) Firebird
2 5 (3.45%) Power BI
3 2 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.38%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.38%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (24.14%) Git (software)
2 23 (15.86%) JMeter
3 22 (15.17%) Newman
3 22 (15.17%) Postman
3 22 (15.17%) REST Assured
4 9 (6.21%) JIRA
5 5 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.45%) NUnit
6 1 (0.69%) Gatling
6 1 (0.69%) Selenium
6 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.69%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (14.48%) Social Skills
2 19 (13.10%) Public Sector
3 16 (11.03%) Local Government
4 12 (8.28%) Police
5 5 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.45%) Finance
6 4 (2.76%) Law
7 3 (2.07%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 2 (1.38%) Electronics
8 2 (1.38%) Marketing
9 1 (0.69%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (26.21%) Analyst
2 24 (16.55%) Developer
2 24 (16.55%) Security Engineer
3 23 (15.86%) Senior Developer
3 23 (15.86%) Senior SharePoint Developer
3 23 (15.86%) SharePoint Developer
4 22 (15.17%) Automation Test Analyst
4 22 (15.17%) Test Analyst
5 19 (13.10%) SOC Engineer
6 10 (6.90%) Team Leader
7 9 (6.21%) Business Analyst
8 8 (5.52%) Graduate
9 7 (4.83%) Software Engineer
10 6 (4.14%) Network Operations Team Leader
10 6 (4.14%) Network Team Leader
10 6 (4.14%) Operations Team Leader
11 5 (3.45%) Azure Engineer
11 5 (3.45%) IT Engineer
11 5 (3.45%) IT Security Engineer
12 3 (2.07%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (15.86%) React
2 22 (15.17%) RESTful
3 12 (8.28%) COM
4 9 (6.21%) .NET
5 7 (4.83%) ASP.NET
6 5 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (3.45%) Classic ASP
6 5 (3.45%) JSON
6 5 (3.45%) LDAP
6 5 (3.45%) MEAN Stack
6 5 (3.45%) SAML
7 3 (2.07%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.38%) Angular 2
8 2 (1.38%) CSS
8 2 (1.38%) HTML
8 2 (1.38%) Node.js
8 2 (1.38%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.14%) PKI
2 5 (3.45%) e-Learning
2 5 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (3.45%) Public Cloud
3 4 (2.76%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.38%) CCTV
4 2 (1.38%) CESG
4 2 (1.38%) Cloud Native
4 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.38%) Hackathon
4 2 (1.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.69%) CMDB
5 1 (0.69%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.69%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (0.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.59%) Linux
2 6 (4.14%) Windows
2 6 (4.14%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.45%) Windows Server 2019
4 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (27.59%) Agile
2 34 (23.45%) Migration
3 30 (20.69%) Analytics
4 28 (19.31%) Data Analytics
5 26 (17.93%) DataOps
6 25 (17.24%) High Availability
7 24 (16.55%) Test Automation
8 23 (15.86%) Change Control
8 23 (15.86%) Content Management
8 23 (15.86%) ITIL
8 23 (15.86%) Performance Testing
8 23 (15.86%) Visualisation
9 22 (15.17%) BDD
9 22 (15.17%) Integration Testing
10 19 (13.10%) Data Analysis
10 19 (13.10%) Kalman Filter
10 19 (13.10%) Threat Detection
11 16 (11.03%) Cybersecurity
12 15 (10.34%) Risk Management
12 15 (10.34%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 27 (18.62%) Java
3 23 (15.86%) TypeScript
4 9 (6.21%) C#
4 9 (6.21%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.45%) Delphi
5 5 (3.45%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.38%) Go
6 2 (1.38%) Python
6 2 (1.38%) Ruby
6 2 (1.38%) SQL
7 1 (0.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 93 (64.14%) SC Cleared
2 24 (16.55%) DV Cleared
3 22 (15.17%) Degree
4 15 (10.34%) BPSS Clearance
5 13 (8.97%) CESG Certified Professional
6 11 (7.59%) CISSP
7 7 (4.83%) CCNA
7 7 (4.83%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (4.14%) CCNP
9 5 (3.45%) CEH
9 5 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (1.38%) HNC
10 2 (1.38%) IISP
11 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.69%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.69%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 17 (11.72%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 12 (8.28%) NIST
2 12 (8.28%) SLA
3 11 (7.59%) COBIT
4 5 (3.45%) NCSC
4 5 (3.45%) RMADS
5 2 (1.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (1.38%) QA
6 1 (0.69%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.69%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.69%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (4.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.76%) Docker
3 1 (0.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (4.83%) Ansible
1 7 (4.83%) Kubernetes
2 5 (3.45%) Nexpose
2 5 (3.45%) Terraform
3 1 (0.69%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 1 (0.69%) Podman
3 1 (0.69%) WSUS
3 1 (0.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (22.07%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.10%) TippingPoint
3 7 (4.83%) Cisco
3 7 (4.83%) Google
4 6 (4.14%) Aruba
4 6 (4.14%) HP
5 5 (3.45%) Centrify
5 5 (3.45%) Palo Alto
5 5 (3.45%) Splunk
6 3 (2.07%) Adobe
6 3 (2.07%) Apple
7 2 (1.38%) BMC
7 2 (1.38%) Oracle
7 2 (1.38%) Remedy
7 2 (1.38%) Snow
8 1 (0.69%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.69%) IBM
8 1 (0.69%) Pega
8 1 (0.69%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.69%) VMware