The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank - 5 13
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - 18.75% 3.57%
As % of the Qualifications category - 33.33% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
SC 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 Highlands region.

Qualifications Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 27.27% 56.25% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £21,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +49.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Team Leader
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM