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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 124 118 161
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +43
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 40 45 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.40% 1.42% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.13% 5.21% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17 40 15
Median salary £35,000 £42,926 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £23,350 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £63,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
779 864 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 27.36% 27.30% 23.54%
Number of salaries quoted 400 588 597
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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
Glasgow -16 11 £35,000 +6.06% 5
Edinburgh +14 10 £36,000 -31.42% 4
Fife -1 10 £36,250 -15.55%
Renfrewshire -5 3 - - 2
Aberdeen - 2 £23,500 -
Argyll and Bute +1 1 - -
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 66 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (27.27%) HP
3 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 16 (24.24%) Windows
3 16 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (22.73%) Degree
5 13 (19.70%) Oracle
6 12 (18.18%) C
6 12 (18.18%) Linux
6 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 11 (16.67%) Juniper
7 11 (16.67%) Manufacturing
8 10 (15.15%) Finance
8 10 (15.15%) Electronics
9 9 (13.64%) LabVIEW
9 9 (13.64%) CheckPoint
9 9 (13.64%) Six Sigma
9 9 (13.64%) TCP/IP
9 9 (13.64%) Unix
9 9 (13.64%) Lean Manufacturing
9 9 (13.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 9 (13.64%) F5
10 8 (12.12%) ITIL
10 8 (12.12%) SAN
10 8 (12.12%) Project Management
10 8 (12.12%) Service Delivery
11 7 (10.61%) Kaspersky
11 7 (10.61%) Trend Micro
11 7 (10.61%) Presales
11 7 (10.61%) WebEx

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 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.03%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.52%) Confluence
3 1 (1.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.06%) OrCAD
3 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (6.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.52%) Office 365
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 8 (12.12%) SAN
3 7 (10.61%) WebEx
4 4 (6.06%) Firewall
4 4 (6.06%) WAN
5 3 (4.55%) LAN
5 3 (4.55%) Network Security
6 2 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (3.03%) Internet
6 2 (3.03%) VoIP
7 1 (1.52%) BGP
7 1 (1.52%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.52%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (6.06%) MS Access
2 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (13.64%) LabVIEW
2 2 (3.03%) HP UFT
2 2 (3.03%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.52%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.52%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 11 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 10 (15.15%) Electronics
2 10 (15.15%) Finance
3 7 (10.61%) French Language
3 7 (10.61%) German Language
3 7 (10.61%) Marketing
3 7 (10.61%) Spanish Language
4 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 5 (7.58%) Military
6 1 (1.52%) Advertising
6 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.52%) Avionics
6 1 (1.52%) Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (19.70%) Field Engineer
2 11 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 9 (13.64%) Analyst
4 7 (10.61%) Field Support Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Administrator
5 6 (9.09%) Architect
5 6 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.58%) Applications Support
6 5 (7.58%) Development Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Test Development Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Test Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Design Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Network Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Principal Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Solaris Administrator
7 4 (6.06%) Solaris Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.03%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) CGI
2 5 (7.58%) XML
3 4 (6.06%) .NET
3 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.55%) HTML
5 1 (1.52%) ADO.NET
5 1 (1.52%) ISPF
5 1 (1.52%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (9.09%) EPoS
3 6 (9.09%) Health Informatics
3 6 (9.09%) Informatics
4 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) Blog
5 1 (1.52%) CESG
5 1 (1.52%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.52%) Physics
5 1 (1.52%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.24%) Windows
2 12 (18.18%) Linux
3 9 (13.64%) Unix
4 6 (9.09%) Solaris
5 5 (7.58%) HPUX
6 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.55%) AIX
7 3 (4.55%) OpenVMS
7 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.55%) Windows Server
8 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.64%) Lean Manufacturing
1 9 (13.64%) Six Sigma
2 8 (12.12%) ITIL
2 8 (12.12%) Project Management
2 8 (12.12%) Service Delivery
3 7 (10.61%) Presales
4 6 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 6 (9.09%) Resource Management
4 6 (9.09%) Service Management
5 5 (7.58%) ERP
5 5 (7.58%) Functional Testing
5 5 (7.58%) Performance Engineering
5 5 (7.58%) Process Improvement
5 5 (7.58%) UML
5 5 (7.58%) Validation
6 4 (6.06%) CAD
6 4 (6.06%) ITSM
6 4 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (6.06%) Schematic Capture
6 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.18%) C
2 6 (9.09%) Perl
2 6 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 5 (7.58%) SQL
3 5 (7.58%) VB
4 4 (6.06%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.52%) C#
6 1 (1.52%) C++
6 1 (1.52%) Java
6 1 (1.52%) Korn
6 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 66 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (22.73%) Degree
3 6 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.58%) CCNA
4 5 (7.58%) DV Cleared
4 5 (7.58%) HND
4 5 (7.58%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.55%) CCNP
5 3 (4.55%) ISEB
5 3 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.52%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.52%) CHECK Team Member
7 1 (1.52%) CREST Certified
7 1 (1.52%) Cyber Scheme
7 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.52%) MCITP
7 1 (1.52%) OSCP
7 1 (1.52%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (7.58%) SLA
3 1 (1.52%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.52%) ISO13485
3 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (6.06%) Veritas File System
2 4 (6.06%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.52%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) NetBackup
2 3 (4.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.52%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.52%) SCCM
4 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (27.27%) HP
2 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 13 (19.70%) Oracle
4 11 (16.67%) Juniper
5 9 (13.64%) CheckPoint
5 9 (13.64%) F5
6 7 (10.61%) Blue Coat
6 7 (10.61%) Kaspersky
6 7 (10.61%) Trend Micro
7 6 (9.09%) Dell
7 6 (9.09%) Fujitsu
7 6 (9.09%) Veritas
7 6 (9.09%) VMware
8 5 (7.58%) Cisco
9 4 (6.06%) EMC
9 4 (6.06%) Northgate
9 4 (6.06%) Remedy
9 4 (6.06%) Sun
10 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
11 2 (3.03%) Nortel
Highland
Capgemini UK
Posted: 19 hours ago
Highland
Capgemini UK
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
CGI IT UK
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
TDA Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 75,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 15 days ago
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EMBS
Salary: £38-65,000 + £Car+MS Training/Pension/Medical
Posted: 15 days ago