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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
UK / Scotland
Rank 113 132 122
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 21 19 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.95% 0.64% 1.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.90% 2.38% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 27
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,926
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,882 £27,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -5.37%

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
539 800 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.26% 27.07% 28.09%
Number of salaries quoted 340 523 599
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,550
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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +27 11 £49,500 -5.71% 1
Aberdeen +5 3 £50,000 +81.81%
Edinburgh +7 2 £53,750 - 1
Renfrewshire -8 2 £42,500 -29.16% 2
Western Isles - 2 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £22,000 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £42,500 -
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 49 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (34.69%) Windows
2 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
3 16 (32.65%) ITIL
4 15 (30.61%) Active Directory
5 14 (28.57%) Office 365
6 13 (26.53%) Skype
6 13 (26.53%) Windows Server
6 13 (26.53%) SCCM
6 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (26.53%) Skype for Business
6 13 (26.53%) ITIL V3
6 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
7 12 (24.49%) Hyper-V
7 12 (24.49%) SCOM
7 12 (24.49%) Azure Active Directory
7 12 (24.49%) BitLocker
7 12 (24.49%) Data Centre
7 12 (24.49%) Windows 10
7 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Intune
8 6 (12.24%) Linux
9 5 (10.20%) C
9 5 (10.20%) Java
9 5 (10.20%) HP
9 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (8.16%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (8.16%) jBPM
10 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (8.16%) Drools
10 4 (8.16%) Talend Open Studio

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 13 (26.53%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.08%) JBoss
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.04%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.57%) Office 365
2 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (24.49%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) Skype
2 3 (6.12%) PSTN
2 3 (6.12%) SAN
2 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.08%) LAN
3 2 (4.08%) WAN
3 2 (4.08%) WebEx
4 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.04%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) Hadoop
2 4 (8.16%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.16%) Neo4j
2 4 (8.16%) Pentaho
2 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.08%) Big Data
3 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.04%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.04%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.04%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.04%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (8.16%) Electronics
1 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.08%) French Language
2 2 (4.08%) German Language
2 2 (4.08%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.04%) Avionics
3 1 (2.04%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 11 (22.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (14.29%) Consultant
3 5 (10.20%) Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Developer
3 5 (10.20%) Java Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) Embedded Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Field Support Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 2 (4.08%) Virtualisation Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (4.08%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (8.16%) Apache Camel
1 4 (8.16%) Drools
1 4 (8.16%) jBPM
2 3 (6.12%) Java EE
3 2 (4.08%) CGI
3 2 (4.08%) ELK Stack
3 2 (4.08%) Middleware
3 2 (4.08%) Spring
4 1 (2.04%) .NET
4 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.04%) Apache CXF
4 1 (2.04%) D3.js
4 1 (2.04%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.04%) jQuery
4 1 (2.04%) Node.js
4 1 (2.04%) XML
4 1 (2.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Windows
2 13 (26.53%) Windows Server
3 12 (24.49%) Windows 10
4 6 (12.24%) Linux
5 3 (6.12%) Solaris
6 2 (4.08%) AIX
6 2 (4.08%) HPUX
6 2 (4.08%) OpenVMS
6 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.08%) Unix
7 1 (2.04%) CentOS
7 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.04%) VMS
7 1 (2.04%) VxWorks
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) ITIL
2 13 (26.53%) ITIL V3
3 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.16%) Analytics
4 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (8.16%) Open Source
4 4 (8.16%) SOA
4 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.12%) Functional Testing
5 3 (6.12%) Information Security
5 3 (6.12%) Open Source Development
5 3 (6.12%) SDLC
5 3 (6.12%) Test Scripting
5 3 (6.12%) UML
6 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.08%) Project Management
6 2 (4.08%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.08%) Scrum
6 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.08%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) C
1 5 (10.20%) Java
2 4 (8.16%) C++
2 4 (8.16%) Python
3 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.08%) Ada
4 2 (4.08%) Perl
4 2 (4.08%) SQL
5 1 (2.04%) C#
5 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.04%) Jython
5 1 (2.04%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.04%) VB
5 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.04%) VB6
5 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 49 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) HND
2 3 (6.12%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.08%) CISSP
3 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.04%) CEH
4 1 (2.04%) CREST Certified
4 1 (2.04%) CRISC
4 1 (2.04%) GIAC
4 1 (2.04%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (30.61%) Active Directory
2 12 (24.49%) BitLocker
2 12 (24.49%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (4.08%) Veritas File System
4 2 (4.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (2.04%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (26.53%) SCCM
2 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Intune
2 12 (24.49%) SCOM
3 4 (8.16%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (6.12%) NetBackup
5 2 (4.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) HP
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) Talend
3 4 (8.16%) VMware
4 3 (6.12%) Veritas
5 2 (4.08%) Blue Coat
5 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.08%) Citrix
5 2 (4.08%) F5
5 2 (4.08%) Juniper
5 2 (4.08%) Kaspersky
5 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.08%) Sun
5 2 (4.08%) Trend Micro
6 1 (2.04%) ILOG
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