The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 100 101 88
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 55 72 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.75% 1.79% 2.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.72% 7.78% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 35 43 41
Average salary £42,926 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £53,700 £150,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Security 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
819 925 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.11% 23.04% 27.96%
Number of salaries quoted 511 596 510
Average salary £42,926 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Scotland region.

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Scotland

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Scotland

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Glasgow +15 21 £33,000 -17.50% 9
Edinburgh +6 12 £55,000 +46.66% 4
Fife -2 10 £42,926 -6.68% 2
West Lothian - 7 £70,000 - 3
Highlands +2 3 £45,000 -
West Dunbartonshire - 3 - -
Renfrewshire -3 1 £14,500 -47.27%
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Security Cleared
UK

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 83 (77.57%) SC Cleared
2 40 (37.38%) Finance
3 28 (26.17%) ITIL
4 27 (25.23%) SQL
5 25 (23.36%) Oracle
6 21 (19.63%) Information Security
7 20 (18.69%) Manufacturing
8 19 (17.76%) Test Scripting
9 18 (16.82%) ERP
10 17 (15.89%) Degree
11 16 (14.95%) Risk Management
11 16 (14.95%) Windows
11 16 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (14.02%) LAN
12 15 (14.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 14 (13.08%) Requirements Analysis
13 14 (13.08%) Data Protection
13 14 (13.08%) SAP
13 14 (13.08%) Project Management
14 13 (12.15%) HP
14 13 (12.15%) Management Information System
14 13 (12.15%) Java
14 13 (12.15%) Linux
14 13 (12.15%) UNIX
15 12 (11.21%) COBIT
15 12 (11.21%) MS Excel
15 12 (11.21%) CISA
15 12 (11.21%) Information Assurance
16 11 (10.28%) CISM
16 11 (10.28%) Telecoms

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.74%) NetWeaver
2 4 (3.74%) SAP Portal
3 2 (1.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.87%) IIS
3 2 (1.87%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.93%) Lync
4 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.93%) JBoss
4 1 (0.93%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.93%) GroupWise
4 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.93%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (11.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.80%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (7.48%) SAP FI/CO
1 8 (7.48%) SAP CO
1 8 (7.48%) SAP LE
1 8 (7.48%) SAP FI
2 4 (3.74%) SAP CRM
2 4 (3.74%) SAP ERP
2 4 (3.74%) SAP SCM
2 4 (3.74%) SAP R/3
2 4 (3.74%) SAP HR
2 4 (3.74%) SAP GRC
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.02%) LAN
2 9 (8.41%) WAN
3 8 (7.48%) VoIP
4 6 (5.61%) SAN
4 6 (5.61%) Firewall
4 6 (5.61%) WLAN
5 5 (4.67%) Wireless
6 4 (3.74%) DNS
7 2 (1.87%) Intranet
7 2 (1.87%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.93%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.93%) DHCP
8 1 (0.93%) HTTP
8 1 (0.93%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.61%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.67%) DB2
3 4 (3.74%) SAP BI
4 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.93%) MySQL
5 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.93%) QlikView
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 6 (5.61%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (5.61%) LoadRunner
2 2 (1.87%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.93%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.93%) NUnit
General
1 40 (37.38%) Finance
2 20 (18.69%) Manufacturing
3 11 (10.28%) Telecoms
4 10 (9.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.74%) General Ledger
6 3 (2.80%) Legal
6 3 (2.80%) Military
6 3 (2.80%) Retail
7 2 (1.87%) Banking
7 2 (1.87%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 27 (25.23%) Analyst
2 18 (16.82%) Consultant
3 14 (13.08%) Systems Analyst
4 13 (12.15%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (11.21%) Developer
6 11 (10.28%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 9 (8.41%) Java Developer
8 8 (7.48%) Oracle Developer
8 8 (7.48%) SAP Consultant
8 8 (7.48%) SAP Support
8 8 (7.48%) SAP Support Consultant
8 8 (7.48%) Support Consultant
9 7 (6.54%) Support Specialist
9 7 (6.54%) Security Consultant
9 7 (6.54%) Test Analyst
9 7 (6.54%) Information Security Consultant
10 6 (5.61%) Information Security Manager
10 6 (5.61%) Senior Security Consultant
10 6 (5.61%) Information Manager
10 6 (5.61%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.48%) Web Services
2 7 (6.54%) Middleware
3 4 (3.74%) SAP Basis
3 4 (3.74%) SAP PI
4 2 (1.87%) Spring
4 2 (1.87%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.87%) HTML
4 2 (1.87%) .NET
5 1 (0.93%) HTML5
5 1 (0.93%) Spring Integration
5 1 (0.93%) REST
5 1 (0.93%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.93%) J2EE
5 1 (0.93%) CSS
5 1 (0.93%) ADO.NET
5 1 (0.93%) XML
5 1 (0.93%) JSON
5 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.93%) Java SE
5 1 (0.93%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (12.15%) Management Information System
3 10 (9.35%) Cryptography
3 10 (9.35%) SCADA
3 10 (9.35%) Mobile Payment
4 8 (7.48%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.61%) Mobile App
6 5 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (3.74%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (2.80%) Private Cloud
8 3 (2.80%) Blackberry
8 3 (2.80%) Replication
9 2 (1.87%) PKI
10 1 (0.93%) Open Source
10 1 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.93%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.95%) Windows
2 13 (12.15%) Linux
2 13 (12.15%) UNIX
3 5 (4.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.87%) Solaris
6 2 (1.87%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.17%) ITIL
2 21 (19.63%) Information Security
3 19 (17.76%) Test Scripting
4 18 (16.82%) ERP
5 16 (14.95%) Risk Management
6 14 (13.08%) Requirements Analysis
6 14 (13.08%) Data Protection
6 14 (13.08%) Project Management
7 12 (11.21%) Information Assurance
8 11 (10.28%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (9.35%) Risk Assessment
9 10 (9.35%) Service Delivery
9 10 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (9.35%) Cyber Security
10 8 (7.48%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (6.54%) Change Management
12 6 (5.61%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (5.61%) Benchmarking
12 6 (5.61%) Information Security Governance
13 5 (4.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.23%) SQL
2 13 (12.15%) Java
3 5 (4.67%) ABAP
4 2 (1.87%) VB.NET
4 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.87%) Perl
4 2 (1.87%) C
4 2 (1.87%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.93%) C#
5 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.93%) VBScript
5 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 83 (77.57%) SC Cleared
2 17 (15.89%) Degree
3 12 (11.21%) CISA
4 11 (10.28%) CISM
5 10 (9.35%) CISSP
6 9 (8.41%) ISTQB
7 8 (7.48%) CCNA
7 8 (7.48%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (5.61%) MBA
8 6 (5.61%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.80%) VTSP
9 3 (2.80%) MCSE
9 3 (2.80%) HNC
9 3 (2.80%) HND
9 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (2.80%) PMP
9 3 (2.80%) PMI Certification
9 3 (2.80%) MOS
10 2 (1.87%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (1.87%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (11.21%) COBIT
3 10 (9.35%) PCI DSS
4 8 (7.48%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.61%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.74%) vSphere
3 2 (1.87%) Xen
4 1 (0.93%) XenApp
4 1 (0.93%) NFS
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (8.41%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.74%) SCCM
3 3 (2.80%) SCOM
4 1 (0.93%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.93%) WSUS
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 25 (23.36%) Oracle
2 14 (13.08%) SAP
3 13 (12.15%) HP
4 10 (9.35%) Microsoft
5 8 (7.48%) VMware
6 5 (4.67%) Sun
7 3 (2.80%) Cisco
7 3 (2.80%) IBM
7 3 (2.80%) Juniper
7 3 (2.80%) EMC
7 3 (2.80%) Intel
7 3 (2.80%) Citrix
8 2 (1.87%) Hyland
8 2 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.87%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.93%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.93%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.93%) Novell
9 1 (0.93%) BMC
9 1 (0.93%) AppSense
Scotland
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
Rosyth, Fife
Experis Engineering
Salary: benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Scotland
HP
Posted: 5 days ago
Fife
Experis Ltd
Salary: £39401.00 - £46450.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Linlithgow, West Lothian
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh, Glasgow
PWC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago