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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 124 120 148
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +28
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 38 37 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.35% 1.25% 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.92% 4.89% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 19
Median salary £32,500 £42,926 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £30,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
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
772 757 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 27.45% 25.63% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 450 476 608
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,700 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +11 9 £40,500 -22.85% 4
Glasgow -18 7 £32,500 -1.51% 3
Fife +2 6 £35,000 -18.46%
Argyll and Bute +4 5 £26,914 -43.33%
Renfrewshire +3 3 - - 7
Aberdeen - 3 £23,500 -
Moray - 1 £37,500 -
Highlands - 1 - -
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 61 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
3 15 (24.59%) Windows
4 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
4 14 (22.95%) HP
5 11 (18.03%) Linux
5 11 (18.03%) Degree
5 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (16.39%) Finance
6 10 (16.39%) Oracle
7 9 (14.75%) Juniper
8 8 (13.11%) Manufacturing
8 8 (13.11%) VMware
8 8 (13.11%) C
8 8 (13.11%) ITIL
9 7 (11.48%) Unix
9 7 (11.48%) WAN
9 7 (11.48%) Electronics
9 7 (11.48%) Project Management
9 7 (11.48%) CheckPoint
9 7 (11.48%) Marketing
9 7 (11.48%) F5
10 6 (9.84%) Health Informatics
10 6 (9.84%) Lean Manufacturing
10 6 (9.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 6 (9.84%) Fujitsu
10 6 (9.84%) Resource Management
10 6 (9.84%) Informatics
10 6 (9.84%) Six Sigma
10 6 (9.84%) Service Delivery

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.56%) OpenStack
2 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.28%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.64%) Confluence
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
2 2 (3.28%) MS Project
2 2 (3.28%) OrCAD
3 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (3.28%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) WAN
2 6 (9.84%) LAN
2 6 (9.84%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.20%) SAN
3 5 (8.20%) WebEx
4 4 (6.56%) Firewall
5 3 (4.92%) Network Security
6 2 (3.28%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (3.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (3.28%) Internet
6 2 (3.28%) VoIP
7 1 (1.64%) BGP
7 1 (1.64%) DHCP
7 1 (1.64%) DNS
7 1 (1.64%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) MS Access
1 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.64%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.64%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.64%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.64%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 10 (16.39%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Manufacturing
3 7 (11.48%) Electronics
3 7 (11.48%) Marketing
4 5 (8.20%) French Language
4 5 (8.20%) German Language
4 5 (8.20%) Spanish Language
4 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
5 4 (6.56%) Military
6 1 (1.64%) Advertising
6 1 (1.64%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.64%) Avionics
6 1 (1.64%) Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (18.03%) Field Engineer
2 9 (14.75%) Architect
2 9 (14.75%) Support Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) IT Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Support Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Field Support Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Administrator
6 4 (6.56%) Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) Development Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Network Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.56%) Test Development Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.92%) Linux Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Solaris Administrator
8 2 (3.28%) Solaris Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.28%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) CGI
1 3 (4.92%) XML
2 2 (3.28%) .NET
2 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.28%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.64%) ADO.NET
3 1 (1.64%) HTML
3 1 (1.64%) ISPF
3 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.84%) EPoS
2 6 (9.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (9.84%) Health Informatics
2 6 (9.84%) Informatics
3 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Blog
5 1 (1.64%) CESG
5 1 (1.64%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.64%) Physics
5 1 (1.64%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.59%) Windows
2 11 (18.03%) Linux
3 7 (11.48%) Unix
4 6 (9.84%) Solaris
5 5 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.56%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.92%) HPUX
7 3 (4.92%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
7 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.28%) AIX
8 2 (3.28%) OpenVMS
8 2 (3.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.11%) ITIL
2 7 (11.48%) Project Management
3 6 (9.84%) Lean Manufacturing
3 6 (9.84%) Resource Management
3 6 (9.84%) Service Delivery
3 6 (9.84%) Six Sigma
4 5 (8.20%) Presales
4 5 (8.20%) Problem Management
4 5 (8.20%) UML
5 4 (6.56%) Business Analysis
5 4 (6.56%) ERP
5 4 (6.56%) Functional Testing
5 4 (6.56%) Network Management
5 4 (6.56%) Performance Engineering
5 4 (6.56%) Process Improvement
5 4 (6.56%) Service Management
5 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (6.56%) Validation
6 3 (4.92%) Network Design
6 3 (4.92%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.11%) C
2 5 (8.20%) Perl
2 5 (8.20%) Shell Script
3 4 (6.56%) VB
4 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.92%) SQL
5 2 (3.28%) Korn
5 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.64%) Java
6 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 61 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (18.03%) Degree
3 6 (9.84%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (8.20%) CCNA
5 4 (6.56%) DV Cleared
6 3 (4.92%) CCNP
6 3 (4.92%) HND
7 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
7 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.64%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.64%) CHECK Team Member
8 1 (1.64%) CREST Certified
8 1 (1.64%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (1.64%) Cyber Scheme
8 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.64%) MCITP
8 1 (1.64%) OSCP
8 1 (1.64%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (4.92%) SLA
3 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (6.56%) Veritas File System
2 4 (6.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.28%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.64%) SCCM
3 1 (1.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 14 (22.95%) HP
3 10 (16.39%) Oracle
4 9 (14.75%) Juniper
5 8 (13.11%) VMware
6 7 (11.48%) CheckPoint
6 7 (11.48%) F5
7 6 (9.84%) Dell
7 6 (9.84%) Fujitsu
8 5 (8.20%) Blue Coat
8 5 (8.20%) Cisco
8 5 (8.20%) Kaspersky
8 5 (8.20%) Sun
8 5 (8.20%) Trend Micro
8 5 (8.20%) Veritas
9 2 (3.28%) Fortinet
9 2 (3.28%) Northgate
9 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.28%) Remedy
9 2 (3.28%) TippingPoint
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: Negotiable salary + Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
TDA Group
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bishopton, Renfrewshire
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Competative salary and benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago