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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
UK / Scotland
Rank 120 135 123
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 18 24 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.79% 0.83% 1.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.37% 2.99% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 34
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,926
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £20,475 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.25%

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
534 802 894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.47% 27.65% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 351 512 602
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +30 10 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Aberdeen +7 4 £50,000 +85.18%
Edinburgh -3 3 £50,000 -
Renfrewshire -7 2 £42,500 -29.16% 2
Western Isles - 2 - -
Moray 0 1 - -
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 44 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 14 (31.82%) Windows
4 13 (29.55%) ITIL
4 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
5 12 (27.27%) Office 365
6 11 (25.00%) Skype
6 11 (25.00%) Skype for Business
6 11 (25.00%) SCCM
6 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 10 (22.73%) Azure Active Directory
7 10 (22.73%) BitLocker
7 10 (22.73%) Data Centre
7 10 (22.73%) Windows 10
7 10 (22.73%) Hyper-V
7 10 (22.73%) SCOM
7 10 (22.73%) ITIL V3
7 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Intune
8 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (13.64%) Oracle
9 5 (11.36%) C
9 5 (11.36%) Java
9 5 (11.36%) HP
9 5 (11.36%) VMware
9 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (9.09%) NetBackup

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 11 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.27%) JBoss
2 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.27%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.27%) Office 365
2 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (22.73%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.00%) Skype
2 4 (9.09%) SAN
3 3 (6.82%) PSTN
4 2 (4.55%) LAN
4 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.55%) WAN
5 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.27%) NAS
5 1 (2.27%) WebEx
5 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) Hadoop
2 3 (6.82%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.82%) Neo4j
2 3 (6.82%) Pentaho
2 3 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.27%) Big Data
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.27%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.27%) JIRA
2 1 (2.27%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.82%) Electronics
1 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) French Language
3 1 (2.27%) German Language
3 1 (2.27%) Local Government
3 1 (2.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Consultant
3 5 (11.36%) Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Azure Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Azure Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Office 365 Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Office 365 Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Virtualisation Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (6.82%) Apache Camel
1 3 (6.82%) Drools
1 3 (6.82%) Java EE
1 3 (6.82%) jBPM
2 2 (4.55%) CGI
2 2 (4.55%) J2EE
2 2 (4.55%) Middleware
2 2 (4.55%) REST
2 2 (4.55%) Spring
3 1 (2.27%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.27%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.27%) SOAP
3 1 (2.27%) Web Services
3 1 (2.27%) XML
3 1 (2.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Windows
2 11 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (22.73%) Windows 10
4 4 (9.09%) Linux
5 3 (6.82%) Solaris
6 2 (4.55%) AIX
6 2 (4.55%) HPUX
6 2 (4.55%) OpenVMS
6 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.55%) Unix
7 1 (2.27%) VMS
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) ITIL
2 10 (22.73%) ITIL V3
3 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (9.09%) SOA
6 3 (6.82%) Functional Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Open Source
6 3 (6.82%) Scrum
6 3 (6.82%) SDLC
6 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.82%) UML
7 2 (4.55%) Microservices
7 2 (4.55%) Open Source Development
7 2 (4.55%) Presales
7 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.55%) Project Management
7 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.55%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.55%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) C
1 5 (11.36%) Java
2 3 (6.82%) Python
2 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.55%) Ada
3 2 (4.55%) C++
3 2 (4.55%) Perl
3 2 (4.55%) SQL
4 1 (2.27%) C#
4 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.27%) Scala
4 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.27%) VB
4 1 (2.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 44 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) HND
2 3 (6.82%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.27%) CEH
4 1 (2.27%) CISSP
4 1 (2.27%) CREST Certified
4 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) GIAC
4 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.27%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.73%) BitLocker
2 10 (22.73%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (4.55%) Veritas File System
4 2 (4.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (25.00%) SCCM
2 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Intune
2 10 (22.73%) SCOM
3 4 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (9.09%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (2.27%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle
3 5 (11.36%) HP
3 5 (11.36%) VMware
4 3 (6.82%) Talend
4 3 (6.82%) Veritas
5 2 (4.55%) Citrix
5 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.55%) Sun
6 1 (2.27%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco
6 1 (2.27%) EMC
6 1 (2.27%) F5
6 1 (2.27%) Juniper
6 1 (2.27%) Kaspersky
6 1 (2.27%) Trend Micro
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