The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 105 100 89
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 5 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.32% 0.34% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.03% 1.23% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 6
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +56.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £76,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
SC Cleared
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
487 407 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 30.92% 27.72% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 334 238 167
Average salary £45,000 £42,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.50% +5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,125
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Matrix Management
4 3 (33.33%) Service Management
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) UNIX
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (22.22%) ERP
5 2 (22.22%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) VoIP
5 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
5 2 (22.22%) PPP
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 2 (22.22%) CCDA
5 2 (22.22%) Nortel
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 2 (22.22%) Nokia
5 2 (22.22%) Thin Client
5 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 2 (22.22%) McAfee
5 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (22.22%) Lync
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) VoIP
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
1 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
1 2 (22.22%) PPP
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
1 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Network Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Financials Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Thin Client
1 2 (22.22%) Fat Client
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Service Management
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 2 (22.22%) Logistics
3 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) CCDA
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Nortel
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix
1 2 (22.22%) Juniper
1 2 (22.22%) Nokia
1 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
1 2 (22.22%) McAfee
1 2 (22.22%) Blue Coat
1 2 (22.22%) SonicWALL
1 2 (22.22%) F5