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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 119 127 156
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +29
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 36 40 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.25% 1.27% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.77% 4.77% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 33 21
Median salary £40,000 £42,926 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% -2.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.21%
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
754 839 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.10% 26.67% 23.38%
Number of salaries quoted 401 583 576
Median salary £43,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £59,000
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
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 29 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 -3 14 £41,250 +17.85% 1
Edinburgh +7 10 £40,000 -23.80% 4
Fife 0 10 £36,250 -15.55%
Renfrewshire -6 1 - - 1
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 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 64 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (32.81%) Windows
3 17 (26.56%) HP
4 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (21.88%) Linux
5 14 (21.88%) Oracle
6 12 (18.75%) TCP/IP
6 12 (18.75%) Degree
7 11 (17.19%) F5
7 11 (17.19%) Juniper
7 11 (17.19%) CheckPoint
7 11 (17.19%) ITIL
7 11 (17.19%) Manufacturing
8 10 (15.63%) Electronics
8 10 (15.63%) Service Delivery
8 10 (15.63%) C
9 9 (14.06%) Unix
9 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
9 9 (14.06%) SAN
9 9 (14.06%) Six Sigma
9 9 (14.06%) Active Directory
9 9 (14.06%) LabVIEW
9 9 (14.06%) Blue Coat
9 9 (14.06%) Trend Micro
9 9 (14.06%) Kaspersky
9 9 (14.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 9 (14.06%) French Language
9 9 (14.06%) German Language
9 9 (14.06%) Spanish Language

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 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 4 (6.25%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.56%) Confluence
3 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.25%) OrCAD
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 9 (14.06%) SAN
2 9 (14.06%) WebEx
3 4 (6.25%) Firewall
3 4 (6.25%) Skype
4 3 (4.69%) Network Security
5 2 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (3.13%) Internet
5 2 (3.13%) VoIP
6 1 (1.56%) LAN
6 1 (1.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (6.25%) MS Access
1 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) LabVIEW
2 2 (3.13%) HP UFT
2 2 (3.13%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.56%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.56%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 11 (17.19%) Manufacturing
2 10 (15.63%) Electronics
3 9 (14.06%) French Language
3 9 (14.06%) German Language
3 9 (14.06%) Spanish Language
4 6 (9.38%) Finance
5 5 (7.81%) Marketing
5 5 (7.81%) Military
6 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.56%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.56%) Avionics
7 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (20.31%) Field Engineer
2 11 (17.19%) Support Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) Analyst
4 9 (14.06%) Field Support Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Administrator
5 7 (10.94%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (9.38%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Applications Support
7 5 (7.81%) Development Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Test Development Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Test Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Architect
8 4 (6.25%) Design Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) IT Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Solaris Administrator
8 4 (6.25%) Solaris Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) CGI
2 4 (6.25%) .NET
2 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 4 (6.25%) HTML
2 4 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.25%) EPoS
3 4 (6.25%) Health Informatics
3 4 (6.25%) Informatics
4 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.56%) Blog
5 1 (1.56%) CESG
5 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.56%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.56%) Physics
5 1 (1.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.81%) Windows
2 14 (21.88%) Linux
3 9 (14.06%) Unix
4 6 (9.38%) HPUX
4 6 (9.38%) Solaris
4 6 (9.38%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.25%) AIX
5 4 (6.25%) OpenVMS
5 4 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.25%) Windows 10
6 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.19%) ITIL
2 10 (15.63%) Service Delivery
3 9 (14.06%) Lean Manufacturing
3 9 (14.06%) Presales
3 9 (14.06%) Six Sigma
4 8 (12.50%) Project Management
5 7 (10.94%) Problem Management
6 6 (9.38%) Service Management
7 5 (7.81%) ERP
7 5 (7.81%) Functional Testing
7 5 (7.81%) Performance Engineering
7 5 (7.81%) Process Improvement
7 5 (7.81%) UML
7 5 (7.81%) Validation
8 4 (6.25%) CAD
8 4 (6.25%) ITIL V3
8 4 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (6.25%) Resource Management
8 4 (6.25%) Schematic Capture
8 4 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.63%) C
2 6 (9.38%) Perl
2 6 (9.38%) Shell Script
3 5 (7.81%) SQL
3 5 (7.81%) VB
4 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.56%) C#
5 1 (1.56%) C++
5 1 (1.56%) Java
5 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 64 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (18.75%) Degree
3 6 (9.38%) ISTQB
4 5 (7.81%) DV Cleared
5 4 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (6.25%) HND
5 4 (6.25%) ISEB
5 4 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (4.69%) CCNA
7 2 (3.13%) CCNP
7 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.56%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.56%) CHECK Team Member
8 1 (1.56%) CREST Certified
8 1 (1.56%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (1.56%) Cyber Scheme
8 1 (1.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (1.56%) OSCP
8 1 (1.56%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.56%) ISO13485
2 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 9 (14.06%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.38%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.25%) BitLocker
3 4 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (6.25%) Veritas File System
3 4 (6.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) NetBackup
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (6.25%) SCCM
2 4 (6.25%) SCOM
2 4 (6.25%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) HP
2 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (21.88%) Oracle
4 11 (17.19%) CheckPoint
4 11 (17.19%) F5
4 11 (17.19%) Juniper
5 9 (14.06%) Blue Coat
5 9 (14.06%) Kaspersky
5 9 (14.06%) Trend Micro
6 6 (9.38%) Veritas
6 6 (9.38%) VMware
7 4 (6.25%) Dell
7 4 (6.25%) EMC
7 4 (6.25%) Fujitsu
7 4 (6.25%) Northgate
7 4 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 4 (6.25%) Remedy
7 4 (6.25%) Sun
8 3 (4.69%) Cisco
8 3 (4.69%) Citrix
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75-85,000 base and excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: Negotiable salary + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, excellent holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
CGI IT UK
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago