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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 118 134 107
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -27
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 37 32 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.20% 0.98% 1.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.51% 3.98% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 40
Average salary £47,500 £43,750 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +11.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £33,447 £36,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £50,200
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
820 805 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.66% 24.61% 29.37%
Number of salaries quoted 573 479 628
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 £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,700 £60,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +18 19 £55,000 -21.42% 2
Moray - 8 £42,500 -
Fife +5 3 £42,926 +7.98% 1
Highlands - 2 - -
Argyll and Bute - 2 £28,587 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £27,000 -
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 69 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (23.19%) Java
3 16 (23.19%) ITIL
4 15 (21.74%) Finance
5 13 (18.84%) SAP
6 12 (17.39%) Oracle
7 11 (15.94%) HP
7 11 (15.94%) Service Delivery
8 9 (13.04%) SQL
8 9 (13.04%) Risk Management
9 8 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (11.59%) Middleware
9 8 (11.59%) SAP FI
9 8 (11.59%) SAP FI/CO
9 8 (11.59%) Information Security
9 8 (11.59%) SAP CO
9 8 (11.59%) SAP LE
10 7 (10.14%) Web Services
10 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
10 7 (10.14%) ERP
10 7 (10.14%) Change Management
10 7 (10.14%) Manufacturing
10 7 (10.14%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (8.70%) C
11 6 (8.70%) ISTQB
11 6 (8.70%) Test Scripting
11 6 (8.70%) Network Security
11 6 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (7.25%) SQL Server

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (5.80%) NetWeaver
1 4 (5.80%) SAP Portal
2 3 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.45%) CMS
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.45%) IIS
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (11.59%) SAP FI
1 8 (11.59%) SAP FI/CO
1 8 (11.59%) SAP CO
1 8 (11.59%) SAP LE
2 4 (5.80%) SAP GRC
2 4 (5.80%) SAP CRM
2 4 (5.80%) SAP SCM
2 4 (5.80%) SAP ERP
2 4 (5.80%) SAP HR
2 4 (5.80%) SAP R/3
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) Network Security
2 4 (5.80%) Firewall
2 4 (5.80%) SAN
3 3 (4.35%) MPLS
3 3 (4.35%) DNS
3 3 (4.35%) WAN
3 3 (4.35%) DHCP
4 1 (1.45%) HTTP
4 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.45%) SMTP
4 1 (1.45%) LAN
4 1 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.45%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.45%) MGW
4 1 (1.45%) NAS
4 1 (1.45%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.45%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) DB2
2 4 (5.80%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (7.25%) LoadRunner
2 4 (5.80%) Subversion
2 4 (5.80%) Maven
2 4 (5.80%) JUnit
2 4 (5.80%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.80%) Trac
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.45%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (21.74%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.80%) General Ledger
3 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.35%) Marketing
4 3 (4.35%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.45%) Games
5 1 (1.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (18.84%) Developer
2 11 (15.94%) Consultant
2 11 (15.94%) Java Developer
3 8 (11.59%) SAP Consultant
3 8 (11.59%) Support Consultant
3 8 (11.59%) SAP Support
3 8 (11.59%) SAP Support Consultant
4 7 (10.14%) Support Specialist
4 7 (10.14%) Analyst
4 7 (10.14%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (8.70%) Architect
6 5 (7.25%) Services Delivery Manager
6 5 (7.25%) Service Manager
6 5 (7.25%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (5.80%) SAP Basis Support
7 4 (5.80%) SAP Manager
7 4 (5.80%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
7 4 (5.80%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.59%) Middleware
2 7 (10.14%) Web Services
3 4 (5.80%) SAP PI
3 4 (5.80%) Hibernate
3 4 (5.80%) SAP Basis
3 4 (5.80%) Spring
4 3 (4.35%) .NET
5 2 (2.90%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.45%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Open Source
1 5 (7.25%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.35%) Clustering
4 2 (2.90%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.45%) CESG
5 1 (1.45%) PKI
5 1 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.45%) Blog
5 1 (1.45%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) Windows
2 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.90%) Linux
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.45%) HPUX
4 1 (1.45%) Solaris
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (23.19%) ITIL
3 11 (15.94%) Service Delivery
4 9 (13.04%) Risk Management
5 8 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (11.59%) Information Security
6 7 (10.14%) ERP
6 7 (10.14%) Change Management
6 7 (10.14%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (8.70%) Test Scripting
8 5 (7.25%) Waterfall
8 5 (7.25%) Quality Management
9 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.80%) Programme Management
9 4 (5.80%) CRM
9 4 (5.80%) Service Management
9 4 (5.80%) Information Assurance
9 4 (5.80%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (4.35%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.19%) Java
2 9 (13.04%) SQL
3 6 (8.70%) C
4 4 (5.80%) ABAP
5 3 (4.35%) C#
6 1 (1.45%) Jython
Qualifications
1 69 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.70%) ISTQB
3 5 (7.25%) Degree
4 3 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.90%) CISM
5 2 (2.90%) CCNA
5 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.45%) CCDP
6 1 (1.45%) CCA
6 1 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.45%) CISSP
6 1 (1.45%) MCSE
6 1 (1.45%) MCSA
6 1 (1.45%) CCSP
6 1 (1.45%) CCNP
6 1 (1.45%) CCSA
6 1 (1.45%) CCSE
6 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) SLA
2 3 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.90%) QA
3 2 (2.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) XenApp
2 3 (4.35%) NFS
2 3 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.35%) vSphere
3 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.90%) SCCM
3 1 (1.45%) EdgeSight
3 1 (1.45%) OpenView
3 1 (1.45%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 13 (18.84%) SAP
2 12 (17.39%) Oracle
3 11 (15.94%) HP
4 4 (5.80%) Citrix
4 4 (5.80%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.80%) VMware
5 3 (4.35%) Cisco
6 2 (2.90%) BMC
6 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.90%) Hyland
7 1 (1.45%) AppSense
7 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.45%) Avaya
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Salary: £39401.00 - £46450.00 per annum + benefits
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