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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 108 80 87
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +7
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 2 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.13% 1.35% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.48% 5.61% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 5
Average salary £72,500 £31,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+130.15% -33.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £31,200 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £86,500 £39,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +4.87%
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
420 303 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.13% 24.11% 29.07%
Number of salaries quoted 251 182 247
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,400 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

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 22 September 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 12 (70.59%) SC Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (35.29%) XenApp
2 6 (35.29%) XenDesktop
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Citrix
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (35.29%) AppSense
3 4 (23.53%) Information Security
3 4 (23.53%) CESG
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
4 3 (17.65%) JBoss
4 3 (17.65%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) J2EE
5 2 (11.76%) JUnit
5 2 (11.76%) JSP
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.76%) CISSP
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) Aerospace
5 2 (11.76%) Legal
5 2 (11.76%) Banking
5 2 (11.76%) Spring
5 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (11.76%) Information Assurance

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 1 (5.88%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Pro/ENGINEER
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JUnit
General
1 2 (11.76%) Aerospace
1 2 (11.76%) Legal
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Consultant
1 6 (35.29%) Citrix Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Implementation Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (11.76%) IT Security Officer
4 2 (11.76%) Security Officer
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Director
5 1 (5.88%) Project Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
2 2 (11.76%) J2EE
2 2 (11.76%) JSP
2 2 (11.76%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) Java EE
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) XSLT
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
1 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Information Security
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
2 2 (11.76%) Scrum
2 2 (11.76%) Change Management
2 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
2 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (11.76%) Information Assurance
2 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
2 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) CISSP
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) XenApp
1 6 (35.29%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Citrix
1 6 (35.29%) AppSense
2 3 (17.65%) JBoss
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, flexible benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago