The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security 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 Clearance
Rank 59 99 83
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -16
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 52 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.30% 0.41% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.68% 1.47% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 50 6 8
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +51.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,250 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Security 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%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 38 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (45.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (35.94%) ITIL
4 20 (31.25%) PRINCE2
4 20 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 19 (29.69%) Finance
6 17 (26.56%) Business Analysis
7 11 (17.19%) HTML
7 11 (17.19%) Java
7 11 (17.19%) JavaScript
7 11 (17.19%) SQL
7 11 (17.19%) CSS
7 11 (17.19%) Web Services
7 11 (17.19%) JBoss
7 11 (17.19%) XHTML
7 11 (17.19%) SOA
7 11 (17.19%) Spring
7 11 (17.19%) Maven
7 11 (17.19%) Document Management
7 11 (17.19%) JSON
7 11 (17.19%) Selenium
7 11 (17.19%) Spring Security
7 11 (17.19%) Hibernate
7 11 (17.19%) Scrum
7 11 (17.19%) Alfresco
7 11 (17.19%) jQuery
7 11 (17.19%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (17.19%) Unit Testing
7 11 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (17.19%) RESTful

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (17.19%) JBoss
1 11 (17.19%) Alfresco
2 6 (9.38%) SAS
3 2 (3.13%) Lync
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) LAN
2 3 (4.69%) WLAN
3 2 (3.13%) WAN
3 2 (3.13%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.13%) PPP
3 2 (3.13%) VoIP
3 2 (3.13%) Firewall
3 2 (3.13%) Wireless
3 2 (3.13%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (12.50%) QlikView
1 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Maven
1 11 (17.19%) Selenium
1 11 (17.19%) Artifactory
1 11 (17.19%) Jenkins
2 8 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (3.13%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (3.13%) VectorCAST
4 1 (1.56%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 19 (29.69%) Finance
2 10 (15.63%) Telecoms
3 8 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (7.81%) Banking
5 2 (3.13%) Retail
5 2 (3.13%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (3.13%) Avionics
5 2 (3.13%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Developer
2 15 (23.44%) Analyst
2 15 (23.44%) Consultant
3 13 (20.31%) Senior Manager
4 12 (18.75%) Project Manager
5 11 (17.19%) Java Developer
5 11 (17.19%) Open Source Developer
6 10 (15.63%) Senior Project Manager
7 9 (14.06%) Business Analyst
8 8 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 8 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
8 8 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 6 (9.38%) Data Analyst
10 4 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
11 3 (4.69%) Security Consultant
11 3 (4.69%) Information Manager
11 3 (4.69%) Information Security Consultant
11 3 (4.69%) Information Security Manager
11 3 (4.69%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.19%) HTML
1 11 (17.19%) CSS
1 11 (17.19%) Web Services
1 11 (17.19%) XHTML
1 11 (17.19%) Hibernate
1 11 (17.19%) Spring
1 11 (17.19%) JSON
1 11 (17.19%) Spring Security
1 11 (17.19%) jQuery
1 11 (17.19%) RESTful
1 11 (17.19%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Cryptography
1 8 (12.50%) SCADA
1 8 (12.50%) Visualisation
1 8 (12.50%) Mobile Payment
2 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.13%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.13%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.13%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.13%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.13%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) UNIX
2 4 (6.25%) Windows
3 3 (4.69%) Linux
4 2 (3.13%) VxWorks
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (45.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (35.94%) ITIL
4 20 (31.25%) PRINCE2
5 17 (26.56%) Business Analysis
6 11 (17.19%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (17.19%) Unit Testing
6 11 (17.19%) Scrum
6 11 (17.19%) Document Management
6 11 (17.19%) SOA
6 11 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (17.19%) Open Source
6 11 (17.19%) BDD
7 10 (15.63%) Waterfall
7 10 (15.63%) ITIL V3
8 8 (12.50%) Cyber Security
8 8 (12.50%) Data Protection
8 8 (12.50%) Information Assurance
8 8 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
8 8 (12.50%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.19%) Java
1 11 (17.19%) JavaScript
1 11 (17.19%) SQL
2 2 (3.13%) C++
2 2 (3.13%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.56%) Ada
Qualifications
1 20 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 9 (14.06%) SC Cleared
3 8 (12.50%) CISA
3 8 (12.50%) CISM
3 8 (12.50%) CISSP
4 5 (7.81%) Degree
5 3 (4.69%) MBA
6 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.13%) CCNA
6 2 (3.13%) CCDA
7 1 (1.56%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (12.50%) COBIT
1 8 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) SCCM
1 1 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (12.50%) Cognos
1 8 (12.50%) Talend
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle
3 2 (3.13%) Cisco
3 2 (3.13%) Nortel
3 2 (3.13%) Citrix
3 2 (3.13%) Juniper
3 2 (3.13%) Nokia
3 2 (3.13%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.13%) McAfee
3 2 (3.13%) Blue Coat
3 2 (3.13%) SonicWALL
3 2 (3.13%) Wind River
3 2 (3.13%) F5
4 1 (1.56%) VMware
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.56%) PeopleSoft
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