The first table below looks at the demand for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 97 91 85
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 9 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.60% 0.41% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.37% 1.52% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 2
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,568 £40,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £62,500 £37,200
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -2.22%
Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
380 328 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.44% 27.04% 34.33%
Number of salaries quoted 242 164 288
Average salary £42,000 £39,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SC Cleared
Scotland

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Edinburgh region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (63.16%) XenApp
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Citrix
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (63.16%) AppSense
3 11 (57.89%) XenDesktop
4 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
5 4 (21.05%) Banking
5 4 (21.05%) CESG
5 4 (21.05%) Information Security
6 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
6 3 (15.79%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) VBScript
6 3 (15.79%) VB
6 3 (15.79%) Retail
6 3 (15.79%) Fujitsu
6 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
7 2 (10.53%) Information Assurance
7 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
7 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (10.53%) JBoss
7 2 (10.53%) Java
7 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.53%) Change Management
7 2 (10.53%) CISSP
7 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
7 2 (10.53%) Hibernate

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Drupal
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 4 (21.05%) Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
4 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Consultant
1 12 (63.16%) Citrix Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Implementation Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) IT Security Officer
3 2 (10.53%) Security Officer
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Director
4 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.26%) Spring
2 1 (5.26%) Java EE
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) J2EE
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
1 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Information Security
2 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
2 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (10.53%) Information Assurance
2 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
2 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
2 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) VBScript
1 3 (15.79%) VB
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) XenApp
2 11 (57.89%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Citrix
1 12 (63.16%) AppSense
2 3 (15.79%) Fujitsu
3 2 (10.53%) JBoss