The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 2 2 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 3 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 33.33% 35.71% 3.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 75.00% 50.00% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +3.65%
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 Highlands region.

Qualifications Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 44.44% 71.43% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 4
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £21,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +37.93%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in the Highlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Highlands region.

Security Cleared Salary Trend in the Highlands

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Highlands region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Inverness 0 3 £45,000 - 1
Security Cleared
Scotland

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Highlands 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 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (28.57%) Service Management
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (14.29%) UNIX
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) J2EE
6 1 (14.29%) MySQL
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) UML
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) JBoss
6 1 (14.29%) RUP

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Highlands 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 (14.29%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Server Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) RUP
4 1 (14.29%) OOD
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle