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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 121 134 115
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -19
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 30 42 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.96% 1.12% 1.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.53% 4.86% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 28
Average salary £37,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,400 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,985 £60,000 £150,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
850 864 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 27.28% 23.06% 28.79%
Number of salaries quoted 529 568 486
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,946 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Fife +4 13 £42,926 -1.32% 2
Glasgow +12 11 £29,000 -27.50% 5
West Lothian - 4 - - 2
Moray +6 1 £48,000 -20.00%
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 68 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (35.29%) Finance
3 16 (23.53%) Manufacturing
3 16 (23.53%) SQL
4 15 (22.06%) Oracle
4 15 (22.06%) ITIL
4 15 (22.06%) ERP
5 14 (20.59%) SAP
5 14 (20.59%) Test Scripting
6 11 (16.18%) Java
6 11 (16.18%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
8 8 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO
8 8 (11.76%) SAP CO
8 8 (11.76%) HP
8 8 (11.76%) SAP FI
8 8 (11.76%) SAP LE
9 7 (10.29%) ISTQB
9 7 (10.29%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (10.29%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (10.29%) Middleware
9 7 (10.29%) Web Services
9 7 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (8.82%) Change Management
10 6 (8.82%) Firewall
10 6 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (8.82%) Risk Management
10 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
10 6 (8.82%) Degree

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 4 (5.88%) NetWeaver
1 4 (5.88%) SAP Portal
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.47%) GroupWise
2 1 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.47%) IIS
2 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.47%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (11.76%) SAP FI
1 8 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO
1 8 (11.76%) SAP CO
1 8 (11.76%) SAP LE
2 4 (5.88%) SAP GRC
2 4 (5.88%) SAP CRM
2 4 (5.88%) SAP SCM
2 4 (5.88%) SAP ERP
2 4 (5.88%) SAP HR
2 4 (5.88%) SAP R/3
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) Firewall
2 5 (7.35%) Wireless
2 5 (7.35%) LAN
2 5 (7.35%) VoIP
2 5 (7.35%) WAN
3 3 (4.41%) DNS
4 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.47%) SAN
5 1 (1.47%) Network Security
5 1 (1.47%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) DB2
2 4 (5.88%) SAP BI
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (7.35%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.47%) Rational DOORS
General
1 24 (35.29%) Finance
2 16 (23.53%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.88%) General Ledger
4 3 (4.41%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (23.53%) Analyst
2 12 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
3 11 (16.18%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 11 (16.18%) Systems Analyst
3 11 (16.18%) Consultant
4 8 (11.76%) Support Consultant
4 8 (11.76%) Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Oracle Developer
4 8 (11.76%) SAP Consultant
4 8 (11.76%) SAP Support
4 8 (11.76%) SAP Support Consultant
5 7 (10.29%) Java Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Support Specialist
6 5 (7.35%) Network Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Services Delivery Manager
6 5 (7.35%) Service Manager
6 5 (7.35%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (7.35%) Firewall Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Test Leader
7 4 (5.88%) SAP Basis Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) Web Services
1 7 (10.29%) Middleware
2 4 (5.88%) SAP Basis
2 4 (5.88%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.47%) .NET
3 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.47%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Mobile App
1 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.94%) PKI
4 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.94%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.47%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) UNIX
1 3 (4.41%) Windows
1 3 (4.41%) Linux
2 2 (2.94%) Solaris
2 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.06%) ITIL
1 15 (22.06%) ERP
2 14 (20.59%) Test Scripting
3 11 (16.18%) Requirements Analysis
4 9 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
5 7 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.29%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (8.82%) Risk Management
6 6 (8.82%) Change Management
6 6 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.35%) Information Security
7 5 (7.35%) Project Management
8 4 (5.88%) Service Management
8 4 (5.88%) Programme Management
8 4 (5.88%) CRM
8 4 (5.88%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.41%) V-Model
9 3 (4.41%) Information Assurance
9 3 (4.41%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.53%) SQL
2 11 (16.18%) Java
3 5 (7.35%) ABAP
4 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.94%) C
4 2 (2.94%) Perl
5 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.47%) VBScript
5 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 68 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.29%) ISTQB
3 6 (8.82%) Degree
4 5 (7.35%) CCNA
4 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.41%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.47%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.94%) Xen
3 1 (1.47%) XenApp
3 1 (1.47%) vSphere
3 1 (1.47%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (10.29%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.94%) SCCM
3 1 (1.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (22.06%) Oracle
2 14 (20.59%) SAP
3 8 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.94%) Sun
4 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.94%) VMware
4 2 (2.94%) Hyland
5 1 (1.47%) Altiris
5 1 (1.47%) Citrix
5 1 (1.47%) BMC
5 1 (1.47%) Novell
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Scotland
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £1 to £1 per annum market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
ComputAppoint
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
ComputAppoint
Posted: 6 days ago
Linlithgow, West Lothian
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Atos
Posted: 9 days ago
Fife
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Scotland
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 24 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
SCC
Salary: From £17,000 to £20,000 per annum + Company Van
Posted: 25 days ago