The first table below looks at the demand for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Highlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 4 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 26.67% 6.82% -
As % of the Qualifications category 44.44% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Qualifications Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 60.00% 34.09% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 2
Average salary £30,000 £21,750 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -22.32%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SC Cleared
Scotland

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Highlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

SC Cleared
Job Locations in the Highlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Highlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Inverness +12 4 £45,000 -
SC Cleared
Scotland

SC Cleared
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (75.00%) CTC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) SIEM
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Local Government
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) COM
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft