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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 84 89 77
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 13 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.95% 1.28% 1.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.11% 5.85% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 9
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
316 342 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.17% 21.87% 26.55%
Number of salaries quoted 206 218 168
Average salary £44,500 £37,197 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.63% -0.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 15 (88.24%) ITIL
2 12 (70.59%) Telecoms
2 12 (70.59%) Finance
3 10 (58.82%) CISA
3 10 (58.82%) CISM
3 10 (58.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (58.82%) CISSP
3 10 (58.82%) Risk Assessment
3 10 (58.82%) Information Security
3 10 (58.82%) Cryptography
3 10 (58.82%) COBIT
3 10 (58.82%) SCADA
3 10 (58.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (58.82%) Data Protection
3 10 (58.82%) PCI DSS
3 10 (58.82%) Information Assurance
3 10 (58.82%) Mobile Payment
3 10 (58.82%) Cyber Security
4 9 (52.94%) UNIX
5 8 (47.06%) Windows
5 8 (47.06%) LAN
6 6 (35.29%) WLAN
6 6 (35.29%) Benchmarking
6 6 (35.29%) Project Management
6 6 (35.29%) Linux
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle
6 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
6 6 (35.29%) MBA
6 6 (35.29%) Degree

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) LAN
2 6 (35.29%) WLAN
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
General
1 12 (70.59%) Telecoms
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 10 (58.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Senior Consultant
1 6 (35.29%) Consultant
1 6 (35.29%) Senior Manager
1 6 (35.29%) Information Manager
1 6 (35.29%) Information Security Consultant
1 6 (35.29%) Information Security Manager
1 6 (35.29%) Senior Security Consultant
1 6 (35.29%) Security Manager
1 6 (35.29%) Security Consultant
1 6 (35.29%) Senior Information Security Consultant
1 6 (35.29%) Cyber Security Consultant
1 6 (35.29%) Cyber Security Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Cryptography
1 10 (58.82%) SCADA
1 10 (58.82%) Mobile Payment
2 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
2 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Fat Client
3 2 (11.76%) Thin Client
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) UNIX
2 8 (47.06%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) ITIL
2 10 (58.82%) Risk Assessment
2 10 (58.82%) Information Security
2 10 (58.82%) Data Protection
2 10 (58.82%) Information Assurance
2 10 (58.82%) Cyber Security
3 6 (35.29%) Benchmarking
3 6 (35.29%) Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity Management
4 4 (23.53%) Security Management
4 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
4 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity
5 3 (17.65%) Matrix Management
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (17.65%) Service Management
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.76%) Logistics
6 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) CISSP
1 10 (58.82%) CISA
1 10 (58.82%) CISM
2 6 (35.29%) MBA
2 6 (35.29%) Degree
3 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (58.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (58.82%) COBIT
1 10 (58.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
1 2 (11.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago