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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 138 118 71
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -47
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 32 37 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.88% 1.20% 2.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.62% 4.65% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 23
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £30,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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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
884 795 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.37% 25.75% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 562 509 620
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -4 19 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Edinburgh -19 3 £55,000 +56.02% 2
Argyll and Bute +2 2 £45,000 +50.00%
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £33,750 - 1
Highlands +4 1 - -
Renfrewshire 0 1 £13,750 - 2
Lothian - 1 £60,000 -
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SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 57 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (28.07%) Windows
4 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (19.30%) Information Security
6 10 (17.54%) Citrix
6 10 (17.54%) XenApp
7 9 (15.79%) HP
7 9 (15.79%) ITIL
8 8 (14.04%) AppSense
8 8 (14.04%) Java
8 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (14.04%) XenDesktop
9 7 (12.28%) Windows 7
10 6 (10.53%) Open Source
10 6 (10.53%) Waterfall
10 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
10 6 (10.53%) Hibernate
10 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
11 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
11 5 (8.77%) Change Management
11 5 (8.77%) VMware
11 5 (8.77%) CESG
11 5 (8.77%) Risk Management
11 5 (8.77%) Spring
11 5 (8.77%) Maven
11 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering
11 5 (8.77%) Subversion
11 5 (8.77%) CISSP
11 5 (8.77%) JUnit

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.51%) Drupal
1 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.75%) CMS
2 1 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.75%) SugarCRM
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.02%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) WAN
1 5 (8.77%) Network Security
2 4 (7.02%) Firewall
3 3 (5.26%) SAN
3 3 (5.26%) MPLS
3 3 (5.26%) LAN
4 2 (3.51%) DNS
4 2 (3.51%) DHCP
5 1 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.75%) HTTP
5 1 (1.75%) Internet
5 1 (1.75%) SMTP
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.75%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.75%) NAS
5 1 (1.75%) MGW
5 1 (1.75%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (1.75%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.75%) Pentaho
2 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Maven
1 5 (8.77%) Subversion
1 5 (8.77%) JUnit
1 5 (8.77%) Jenkins
1 5 (8.77%) Trac
2 4 (7.02%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (7.02%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.75%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.02%) Banking
3 3 (5.26%) Aerospace
3 3 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Military
4 1 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (15.79%) Developer
2 8 (14.04%) Consultant
2 8 (14.04%) Citrix Consultant
3 5 (8.77%) Analyst
3 5 (8.77%) Architect
3 5 (8.77%) Java Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Implementation Consultant
4 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Test Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Product Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Security Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Information Governance Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Information Specialist
6 2 (3.51%) Governance Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) IT Security Officer
6 2 (3.51%) Security Officer
6 2 (3.51%) Information Security Specialist
6 2 (3.51%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) Hibernate
2 5 (8.77%) Spring
3 4 (7.02%) .NET
4 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.75%) HTML
5 1 (1.75%) CSS
5 1 (1.75%) XML
5 1 (1.75%) XSLT
5 1 (1.75%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Open Source
2 5 (8.77%) CESG
3 4 (7.02%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.51%) PKI
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.51%) Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Windows
2 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (12.28%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.51%) Linux
6 1 (1.75%) HPUX
6 1 (1.75%) Solaris
6 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.30%) Information Security
3 9 (15.79%) ITIL
4 6 (10.53%) Waterfall
5 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
5 5 (8.77%) Change Management
5 5 (8.77%) Risk Management
5 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering
5 5 (8.77%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.02%) OO
6 4 (7.02%) Quality Management
7 3 (5.26%) Project Management
7 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.26%) SOA
7 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (5.26%) Software Testing
7 3 (5.26%) Test Scripting
7 3 (5.26%) Information Assurance
7 3 (5.26%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.04%) Java
2 4 (7.02%) C
2 4 (7.02%) C#
3 3 (5.26%) SQL
4 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.75%) Jython
5 1 (1.75%) C++
5 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 57 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.77%) CISSP
2 5 (8.77%) Degree
2 5 (8.77%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.26%) CISM
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.51%) CCNA
4 2 (3.51%) CISA
5 1 (1.75%) CCSA
5 1 (1.75%) CCSE
5 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.75%) CCSP
5 1 (1.75%) CCNP
5 1 (1.75%) CCDP
5 1 (1.75%) CCA
5 1 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.75%) MCSE
5 1 (1.75%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.26%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (17.54%) XenApp
2 8 (14.04%) XenDesktop
3 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.51%) vSphere
4 2 (3.51%) NFS
5 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.75%) OpenView
2 1 (1.75%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Citrix
2 9 (15.79%) HP
3 8 (14.04%) AppSense
4 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 5 (8.77%) VMware
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco
7 2 (3.51%) JBoss
7 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.75%) Avaya
8 1 (1.75%) BMC
8 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle
8 1 (1.75%) Talend
8 1 (1.75%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.75%) LogLogic
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