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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 98 82 85
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 6 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.40% 1.00% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.44% 4.00% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 3
Average salary £55,000 £36,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.72% -0.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £31,050 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £37,700
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
416 300 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.79% 25.02% 31.60%
Number of salaries quoted 246 168 265
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,175 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 August 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 15 (55.56%) SC Cleared
2 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (33.33%) XenApp
2 9 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Citrix
2 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (33.33%) AppSense
3 6 (22.22%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) Scrum
4 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
4 5 (18.52%) Spring
4 5 (18.52%) JUnit
5 4 (14.81%) JBoss
5 4 (14.81%) Information Security
5 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
5 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) Banking
5 4 (14.81%) CESG
6 3 (11.11%) Java EE
6 3 (11.11%) Degree
6 3 (11.11%) Legal
6 3 (11.11%) JSP
6 3 (11.11%) XML
6 3 (11.11%) XSLT
6 3 (11.11%) HTML
6 3 (11.11%) J2EE
6 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (7.41%) SOA

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (3.70%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Pro/ENGINEER
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) JUnit
2 2 (7.41%) TestNG
General
1 4 (14.81%) Banking
2 3 (11.11%) Legal
3 2 (7.41%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Consultant
1 9 (33.33%) Citrix Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Implementation Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Junior
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Junior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Security Officer
5 2 (7.41%) Security Officer
5 2 (7.41%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Programme Director
6 1 (3.70%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Spring
2 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
3 3 (11.11%) Java EE
3 3 (11.11%) HTML
3 3 (11.11%) J2EE
3 3 (11.11%) JSP
3 3 (11.11%) XML
3 3 (11.11%) XSLT
4 2 (7.41%) JSF
5 1 (3.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) CESG
2 2 (7.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
1 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Scrum
2 4 (14.81%) Information Security
2 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
3 2 (7.41%) SOA
3 2 (7.41%) Change Management
3 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
3 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (7.41%) Information Assurance
3 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
4 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) VBScript
3 1 (3.70%) VB
3 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) CISSP
4 1 (3.70%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) XenApp
1 9 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Citrix
1 9 (33.33%) AppSense
2 4 (14.81%) JBoss
3 1 (3.70%) Fujitsu
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago