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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 67 98 85
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -13
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 40 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.70% 0.67% 0.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.95% 2.65% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 37 9 7
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,179 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
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
447 378 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 30.12% 25.47% 26.98%
Number of salaries quoted 310 241 163
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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

Security Cleared
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 31 July 2015.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (44.23%) ITIL
3 21 (40.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (34.62%) Finance
5 13 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 13 (25.00%) SQL
5 13 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 13 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (21.15%) Data Protection
6 11 (21.15%) PCI DSS
6 11 (21.15%) Information Assurance
6 11 (21.15%) Mobile Payment
6 11 (21.15%) Cyber Security
6 11 (21.15%) CISA
6 11 (21.15%) CISM
6 11 (21.15%) Risk Assessment
6 11 (21.15%) Information Security
6 11 (21.15%) Cryptography
6 11 (21.15%) COBIT
6 11 (21.15%) SCADA
6 11 (21.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (21.15%) Pharmaceutical
6 11 (21.15%) CISSP
7 10 (19.23%) Business Analysis
8 9 (17.31%) UNIX
8 9 (17.31%) SC Cleared
9 8 (15.38%) Windows
9 8 (15.38%) Oracle
9 8 (15.38%) LAN
9 8 (15.38%) Degree

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (13.46%) JBoss
1 7 (13.46%) Alfresco
2 2 (3.85%) Lync
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.85%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) LAN
2 6 (11.54%) WLAN
3 2 (3.85%) WAN
3 2 (3.85%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.85%) PPP
3 2 (3.85%) SAN
3 2 (3.85%) Firewall
3 2 (3.85%) Wireless
3 2 (3.85%) Unified Communications
3 2 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (7.69%) QlikView
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Maven
1 7 (13.46%) Selenium
1 7 (13.46%) Artifactory
1 7 (13.46%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.69%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (3.85%) VectorCAST
4 1 (1.92%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 18 (34.62%) Finance
2 13 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 11 (21.15%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (9.62%) Banking
5 2 (3.85%) Retail
5 2 (3.85%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (3.85%) Avionics
5 2 (3.85%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Consultant
2 13 (25.00%) Senior Manager
3 11 (21.15%) Developer
4 10 (19.23%) Analyst
5 9 (17.31%) Project Manager
6 8 (15.38%) Business Analyst
7 7 (13.46%) Senior Consultant
7 7 (13.46%) Senior Project Manager
7 7 (13.46%) Java Developer
7 7 (13.46%) Senior Business Analyst
7 7 (13.46%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (13.46%) Open Source Developer
8 6 (11.54%) Senior Information Security Consultant
8 6 (11.54%) Cyber Security Consultant
8 6 (11.54%) Cyber Security Manager
8 6 (11.54%) Security Manager
8 6 (11.54%) Information Manager
8 6 (11.54%) Information Security Consultant
8 6 (11.54%) Information Security Manager
8 6 (11.54%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) HTML
1 7 (13.46%) CSS
1 7 (13.46%) Web Services
1 7 (13.46%) XHTML
1 7 (13.46%) Hibernate
1 7 (13.46%) Spring
1 7 (13.46%) JSON
1 7 (13.46%) Spring Security
1 7 (13.46%) jQuery
1 7 (13.46%) RESTful
1 7 (13.46%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Cryptography
1 11 (21.15%) SCADA
1 11 (21.15%) Mobile Payment
2 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 6 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.69%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.85%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.85%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.85%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) UNIX
2 8 (15.38%) Windows
3 6 (11.54%) Linux
4 2 (3.85%) VxWorks
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (44.23%) ITIL
3 21 (40.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 11 (21.15%) Risk Assessment
5 11 (21.15%) Information Security
5 11 (21.15%) Data Protection
5 11 (21.15%) Information Assurance
5 11 (21.15%) Cyber Security
6 10 (19.23%) Business Analysis
7 7 (13.46%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (13.46%) Unit Testing
7 7 (13.46%) Scrum
7 7 (13.46%) Document Management
7 7 (13.46%) Data Modelling
7 7 (13.46%) SOA
7 7 (13.46%) GAP Analysis
7 7 (13.46%) Requirements Engineering
7 7 (13.46%) Open Source
7 7 (13.46%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) SQL
2 7 (13.46%) Java
2 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.85%) C++
3 2 (3.85%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.92%) Ada
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 11 (21.15%) CISA
2 11 (21.15%) CISM
2 11 (21.15%) CISSP
3 9 (17.31%) SC Cleared
4 8 (15.38%) Degree
5 6 (11.54%) MBA
6 2 (3.85%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.85%) CCNA
6 2 (3.85%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (21.15%) COBIT
1 11 (21.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) SCCM
1 2 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle
2 4 (7.69%) Talend
2 4 (7.69%) Cognos
3 2 (3.85%) Cisco
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.85%) Nortel
3 2 (3.85%) Citrix
3 2 (3.85%) Juniper
3 2 (3.85%) Nokia
3 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.85%) McAfee
3 2 (3.85%) VMware
3 2 (3.85%) Blue Coat
3 2 (3.85%) SonicWALL
3 2 (3.85%) Wind River
3 2 (3.85%) F5
4 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70 000 to £80 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
EXCELerate
Salary: To £65k OTE £80k, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits - Depending on Experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago