The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 97 86 87
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 11 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.74% 1.08% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.96% 3.94% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 4
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,705 £34,100 £31,950
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £62,500 £37,850
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.41% -
Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
371 330 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 24.87% 27.32% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 238 167 291
Average salary £41,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.12% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Security Cleared
Scotland

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 23 July 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 19 (46.34%) SC Cleared
2 16 (39.02%) Windows
3 15 (36.59%) Citrix
3 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (36.59%) XenApp
4 14 (34.15%) XenDesktop
4 14 (34.15%) AppSense
5 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (24.39%) Java
7 9 (21.95%) JUnit
8 8 (19.51%) Hibernate
8 8 (19.51%) JBoss
8 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
9 7 (17.07%) XML
9 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
10 6 (14.63%) HTML
10 6 (14.63%) XSLT
10 6 (14.63%) SOA
10 6 (14.63%) Scrum
10 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
10 6 (14.63%) Spring
10 6 (14.63%) Java EE
11 5 (12.20%) Fujitsu
11 5 (12.20%) Retail
11 5 (12.20%) JSF
11 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (12.20%) TestNG
11 5 (12.20%) Open Source
11 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
11 5 (12.20%) Finance

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 4 (9.76%) Drupal
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) Pro/ENGINEER
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) LDAP
2 2 (4.88%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (4.88%) Wireshark
2 2 (4.88%) Network Security
2 2 (4.88%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) JUnit
2 5 (12.20%) TestNG
3 3 (7.32%) Ant
3 3 (7.32%) Eclipse
3 3 (7.32%) Maven
4 2 (4.88%) Fiddler
5 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
1 5 (12.20%) Retail
2 4 (9.76%) Legal
2 4 (9.76%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Consultant
1 12 (29.27%) Citrix Consultant
2 11 (26.83%) Developer
3 9 (21.95%) Java Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Implementation Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Junior Java Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Junior Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Junior
7 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.88%) IT Security Officer
7 2 (4.88%) Security Officer
7 2 (4.88%) ScrumMaster
7 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) Hibernate
2 7 (17.07%) XML
3 6 (14.63%) XSLT
3 6 (14.63%) HTML
3 6 (14.63%) Spring
3 6 (14.63%) Java EE
4 5 (12.20%) JSF
5 4 (9.76%) J2EE
5 4 (9.76%) CSS
6 3 (7.32%) JSP
6 3 (7.32%) Middleware
6 3 (7.32%) JAAS
6 3 (7.32%) JNDI
6 3 (7.32%) Ajax
6 3 (7.32%) jBPM
6 3 (7.32%) Drools
6 3 (7.32%) RichFaces
7 2 (4.88%) Application Packaging
8 1 (2.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Open Source
2 4 (9.76%) CESG
3 2 (4.88%) CMDB
3 2 (4.88%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Windows
2 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.63%) SOA
1 6 (14.63%) Scrum
2 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
3 4 (9.76%) Information Security
4 3 (7.32%) Workflow
4 3 (7.32%) TDD
4 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (7.32%) BPMN
5 2 (4.88%) Information Assurance
5 2 (4.88%) Security Architecture
5 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
5 2 (4.88%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (4.88%) Business Analysis
5 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (4.88%) Service Management
5 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.88%) Change Management
6 1 (2.44%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) Java
2 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
3 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
4 5 (12.20%) VBScript
5 3 (7.32%) VB
6 1 (2.44%) C#
6 1 (2.44%) Perl
6 1 (2.44%) SQL
6 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) CISSP
4 1 (2.44%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
1 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (36.59%) XenApp
2 14 (34.15%) XenDesktop
3 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (2.44%) vSphere
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) SCOM
2 2 (4.88%) WSUS
2 2 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Citrix
2 14 (34.15%) AppSense
3 8 (19.51%) JBoss
4 5 (12.20%) Fujitsu
5 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.32%) Symantec
5 3 (7.32%) VMware
6 2 (4.88%) Juniper
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco
6 2 (4.88%) IBM
6 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.44%) EMC
7 1 (2.44%) NetApp
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