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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 115 150 134
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -16
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 26 15 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.10% 0.48% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.61% 1.83% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 21
Median salary £40,000 £40,213 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.52% +0.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £53,793 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -7.36%
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
564 819 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.76% 26.39% 26.35%
Number of salaries quoted 348 539 580
Median salary £42,500 £42,926 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.99% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £56,500
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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +36 21 £38,750 -16.21% 4
Edinburgh +13 1 - - 6
Aberdeen +4 1 £51,500 +87.27%
South Lanarkshire - 1 £22,000 - 1
Scottish Borders - 1 £42,500 -
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 54 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (37.04%) Windows
2 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 17 (31.48%) ITIL
4 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
5 14 (25.93%) SQL Server
5 14 (25.93%) Skype for Business
5 14 (25.93%) SCCM
5 14 (25.93%) ITIL V3
5 14 (25.93%) Office 365
5 14 (25.93%) Skype
5 14 (25.93%) Windows Server
6 13 (24.07%) Windows 10
6 13 (24.07%) Azure Active Directory
6 13 (24.07%) BitLocker
6 13 (24.07%) Data Centre
6 13 (24.07%) Microsoft Intune
6 13 (24.07%) SCOM
6 13 (24.07%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (24.07%) Hyper-V
7 11 (20.37%) HP
8 10 (18.52%) Oracle
8 10 (18.52%) Linux
9 9 (16.67%) SAN
10 8 (14.81%) TCP/IP
11 6 (11.11%) Veritas
11 6 (11.11%) Shell Script
11 6 (11.11%) Solaris
11 6 (11.11%) Unix
11 6 (11.11%) C

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 14 (25.93%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.70%) JBoss
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.85%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.85%) MS Office
1 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.85%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.93%) Office 365
2 13 (24.07%) Azure Active Directory
2 13 (24.07%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.93%) Skype
2 9 (16.67%) SAN
3 8 (14.81%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.41%) WebEx
5 2 (3.70%) LAN
5 2 (3.70%) WAN
6 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.85%) PSTN
6 1 (1.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) Hadoop
2 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
2 4 (7.41%) Neo4j
2 4 (7.41%) Pentaho
2 4 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.70%) Big Data
4 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.85%) MS Access
4 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.85%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.85%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.85%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.85%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.85%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (7.41%) Electronics
1 4 (7.41%) French Language
1 4 (7.41%) German Language
1 4 (7.41%) Spanish Language
2 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Avionics
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (24.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 13 (24.07%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (16.67%) Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Administrator
3 6 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (9.26%) Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Java Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Software Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Test Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Field Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Field Support Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Embedded Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Solaris Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) .NET
1 4 (7.41%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (7.41%) Apache Camel
1 4 (7.41%) Drools
1 4 (7.41%) jBPM
2 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 3 (5.56%) CGI
2 3 (5.56%) HTML
2 3 (5.56%) Java EE
3 2 (3.70%) ELK Stack
3 2 (3.70%) Middleware
3 2 (3.70%) Spring
3 2 (3.70%) XML
4 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.85%) Apache CXF
4 1 (1.85%) D3.js
4 1 (1.85%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.85%) jQuery
4 1 (1.85%) Node.js
4 1 (1.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.04%) Windows
2 14 (25.93%) Windows Server
3 13 (24.07%) Windows 10
4 10 (18.52%) Linux
5 6 (11.11%) Solaris
5 6 (11.11%) Unix
6 5 (9.26%) HPUX
7 4 (7.41%) AIX
7 4 (7.41%) OpenVMS
7 4 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.85%) CentOS
8 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.85%) VMS
8 1 (1.85%) VxWorks
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) ITIL
2 14 (25.93%) ITIL V3
3 6 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
5 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.41%) Analytics
5 4 (7.41%) Open Source
5 4 (7.41%) Presales
5 4 (7.41%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.41%) SOA
6 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (5.56%) Open Source Development
6 3 (5.56%) SDLC
6 3 (5.56%) UML
7 2 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.70%) Security Operations
7 2 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) C
1 6 (11.11%) Java
1 6 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 5 (9.26%) C++
2 5 (9.26%) Perl
3 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.41%) Python
4 2 (3.70%) Ada
4 2 (3.70%) C#
4 2 (3.70%) SQL
5 1 (1.85%) Jython
5 1 (1.85%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.85%) VB
5 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.85%) VB6
5 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 54 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.56%) HND
3 3 (5.56%) ISEB
3 3 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (1.85%) CISSP
5 1 (1.85%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.85%) ISO13485
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 13 (24.07%) BitLocker
2 13 (24.07%) Hyper-V
3 6 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (7.41%) Veritas File System
4 4 (7.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (25.93%) SCCM
2 13 (24.07%) Microsoft Intune
2 13 (24.07%) SCOM
3 6 (11.11%) NetBackup
4 4 (7.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 3 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.37%) HP
3 10 (18.52%) Oracle
4 6 (11.11%) Veritas
4 6 (11.11%) VMware
5 5 (9.26%) Citrix
6 4 (7.41%) Blue Coat
6 4 (7.41%) CheckPoint
6 4 (7.41%) F5
6 4 (7.41%) Juniper
6 4 (7.41%) Kaspersky
6 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.41%) Sun
6 4 (7.41%) Talend
6 4 (7.41%) Trend Micro
7 1 (1.85%) EMC
7 1 (1.85%) ILOG
7 1 (1.85%) Northgate
7 1 (1.85%) Remedy
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