The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 133 117 129
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 20 43 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.67% 1.40% 1.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.40% 4.95% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11 33 31
Average salary £45,000 £42,926 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £25,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +8.13%
SC Cleared
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
832 869 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 27.97% 28.24% 24.12%
Number of salaries quoted 510 582 496
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Scotland

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Scotland

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
Glasgow -27 8 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Renfrewshire - 6 £60,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 3 - - 2
Argyll and Bute - 2 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £27,000 -
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 35 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 9 (25.71%) SQL
3 9 (25.71%) Finance
4 8 (22.86%) WAN
4 8 (22.86%) LAN
5 7 (20.00%) Oracle
5 7 (20.00%) HP
5 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 6 (17.14%) Test Scripting
6 6 (17.14%) Unix
6 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
6 6 (17.14%) ERP
7 5 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (14.29%) IFS
8 4 (11.43%) VMware
8 4 (11.43%) Cisco
9 3 (8.57%) Sun
9 3 (8.57%) WLAN
9 3 (8.57%) Solaris
9 3 (8.57%) Linux
9 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
9 3 (8.57%) EPoS
9 3 (8.57%) Dell
9 3 (8.57%) SAN
9 3 (8.57%) Marketing
9 3 (8.57%) Degree
9 3 (8.57%) Fujitsu
9 3 (8.57%) Resource Management
9 3 (8.57%) Informatics

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.71%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
2 2 (5.71%) MS Project
3 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) LAN
1 8 (22.86%) WAN
2 3 (8.57%) SAN
2 3 (8.57%) WLAN
3 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.86%) BGP
4 1 (2.86%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) MS Access
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.57%) Marketing
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Billing
4 1 (2.86%) Advertising
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Architect
2 5 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Project Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Applications Support
4 3 (8.57%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Field Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) IT Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Network Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Network Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Unix Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Voice Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET
2 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.86%) ISPF
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.57%) EPoS
2 3 (8.57%) Health Informatics
2 3 (8.57%) Informatics
3 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Unix
2 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Solaris
3 2 (5.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.71%) Windows
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) ERP
1 6 (17.14%) Test Scripting
2 5 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (8.57%) Network Design
3 3 (8.57%) Office Automation
3 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
3 3 (8.57%) Resource Management
4 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
4 2 (5.71%) Change Control
4 2 (5.71%) Fault Management
4 2 (5.71%) High Availability
4 2 (5.71%) ITIL
4 2 (5.71%) Network Management
4 2 (5.71%) Presales
4 2 (5.71%) Process Management
4 2 (5.71%) Project Management
4 2 (5.71%) Revenue Recognition
4 2 (5.71%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.71%) C
3 2 (5.71%) Korn
3 2 (5.71%) Perl
3 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.86%) Java
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 35 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) CCNA
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) CCNP
4 1 (2.86%) HNC
4 1 (2.86%) HND
4 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (5.71%) Veritas File System
1 2 (5.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
1 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) HP
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle
3 5 (14.29%) IFS
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco
4 4 (11.43%) VMware
5 3 (8.57%) Dell
5 3 (8.57%) Fujitsu
5 3 (8.57%) OpenText
5 3 (8.57%) Sun
6 2 (5.71%) Avaya
6 2 (5.71%) Juniper
6 2 (5.71%) Nortel
6 2 (5.71%) Polycom
6 2 (5.71%) Verint
6 2 (5.71%) Veritas
7 1 (2.86%) SAP
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