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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 79 97 80
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 25 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.75% 0.95% 1.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.56% 4.18% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 12
Average salary £47,500 £49,250 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.55% +19.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,189 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £66,250 £61,750
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
381 359 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.74% 22.76% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 262 226 168
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,546 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +1.36%

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 2 July 2015.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 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 19 (57.58%) ITIL
2 15 (45.45%) Finance
3 13 (39.39%) Telecoms
4 11 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 11 (33.33%) Information Security
4 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (33.33%) Cryptography
4 11 (33.33%) COBIT
4 11 (33.33%) SCADA
4 11 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 11 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 11 (33.33%) Information Assurance
4 11 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (33.33%) CISA
4 11 (33.33%) CISM
4 11 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (33.33%) CISSP
4 11 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
4 11 (33.33%) Cyber Security
5 9 (27.27%) SQL
5 9 (27.27%) UNIX
6 8 (24.24%) Windows
6 8 (24.24%) Oracle
6 8 (24.24%) LAN
6 8 (24.24%) Degree
6 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
7 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
7 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
7 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 3 (9.09%) JBoss
1 3 (9.09%) Alfresco
2 2 (6.06%) Lync
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) LAN
2 6 (18.18%) WLAN
3 2 (6.06%) WAN
3 2 (6.06%) SAN
3 2 (6.06%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (6.06%) QlikView
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Maven
1 3 (9.09%) Selenium
1 3 (9.09%) Artifactory
1 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.06%) VectorCAST
2 2 (6.06%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (6.06%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (3.03%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 13 (39.39%) Telecoms
3 11 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (12.12%) Banking
5 2 (6.06%) Retail
5 2 (6.06%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (6.06%) Avionics
5 2 (6.06%) Aerospace
5 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
5 2 (6.06%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Consultant
2 9 (27.27%) Senior Manager
3 6 (18.18%) Security Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Information Manager
3 6 (18.18%) Information Security Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Security Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Security Manager
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Information Security Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Cyber Security Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Cyber Security Manager
4 5 (15.15%) Project Manager
4 5 (15.15%) Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) HTML
1 3 (9.09%) CSS
1 3 (9.09%) Web Services
1 3 (9.09%) XHTML
1 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
1 3 (9.09%) Spring
1 3 (9.09%) JSON
1 3 (9.09%) Spring Security
1 3 (9.09%) jQuery
1 3 (9.09%) RESTful
1 3 (9.09%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Cryptography
1 11 (33.33%) SCADA
1 11 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
2 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
3 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.06%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.06%) Thin Client
4 2 (6.06%) Fat Client
4 2 (6.06%) Visualisation
4 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.06%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) UNIX
2 8 (24.24%) Windows
3 6 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (6.06%) VxWorks
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) ITIL
2 11 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 11 (33.33%) Information Security
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 11 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 11 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
4 6 (18.18%) Benchmarking
4 6 (18.18%) Project Management
5 5 (15.15%) Security Management
5 5 (15.15%) Business Continuity Management
5 5 (15.15%) Business Continuity
6 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
7 3 (9.09%) Service Management
7 3 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) SOA
7 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
7 3 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) Java
2 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.06%) C++
3 2 (6.06%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.03%) Ada
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) CISSP
1 11 (33.33%) CISA
1 11 (33.33%) CISM
2 8 (24.24%) Degree
3 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
4 6 (18.18%) MBA
5 2 (6.06%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (33.33%) COBIT
1 11 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
1 2 (6.06%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) Business Objects
2 2 (6.06%) Cognos
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Citrix
2 2 (6.06%) VMware
2 2 (6.06%) Wind River
2 2 (6.06%) Talend
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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