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 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 Clearance
Rank 107 103 85
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 48 64 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.56% 1.96% 2.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.85% 7.95% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 28 36 46
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +8.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £31,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
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
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% -

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 24 December 2014.

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 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 +17 24 £55,000 +29.41% 3
Moray - 9 £42,500 -
Highlands +8 4 - -
Fife +3 3 £42,926 +1.00% 1
Aberdeen +9 2 - -
Edinburgh -28 2 £41,250 +11.64% 1
Argyll and Bute - 2 £28,587 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £27,000 -
Security Cleared
UK

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 69 (74.19%) SC Cleared
2 23 (24.73%) ITIL
3 22 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (20.43%) Java
5 18 (19.35%) Windows
6 17 (18.28%) SQL
7 16 (17.20%) Oracle
7 16 (17.20%) Finance
8 13 (13.98%) SAP
8 13 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (12.90%) SLA
9 12 (12.90%) Active Directory
9 12 (12.90%) HP
9 12 (12.90%) Service Delivery
9 12 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (11.83%) MS Excel
11 10 (10.75%) Web Services
11 10 (10.75%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (10.75%) Infrastructure Management
12 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (9.68%) Change Management
12 9 (9.68%) Risk Management
12 9 (9.68%) Information Security
13 8 (8.60%) SQL Server
13 8 (8.60%) Microsoft
13 8 (8.60%) Middleware
13 8 (8.60%) SAP FI
13 8 (8.60%) SAP FI/CO
13 8 (8.60%) SAP CO
13 8 (8.60%) SAP LE

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (5.38%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.30%) NetWeaver
2 4 (4.30%) SAP Portal
3 3 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.15%) CMS
4 2 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.15%) IIS
4 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.08%) JBoss
5 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (11.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (8.60%) SAP FI
1 8 (8.60%) SAP FI/CO
1 8 (8.60%) SAP CO
1 8 (8.60%) SAP LE
2 4 (4.30%) SAP GRC
2 4 (4.30%) SAP CRM
2 4 (4.30%) SAP SCM
2 4 (4.30%) SAP ERP
2 4 (4.30%) SAP HR
2 4 (4.30%) SAP R/3
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.45%) Network Security
2 5 (5.38%) DNS
2 5 (5.38%) SAN
2 5 (5.38%) Firewall
3 4 (4.30%) DHCP
4 3 (3.23%) WAN
4 3 (3.23%) MPLS
5 2 (2.15%) HTTP
6 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.08%) SMTP
6 1 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.08%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.08%) MGW
6 1 (1.08%) NAS
6 1 (1.08%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.08%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (1.08%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.60%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.30%) DB2
2 4 (4.30%) SAP BI
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.15%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.15%) QlikView
3 2 (2.15%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (2.15%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (5.38%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (5.38%) LoadRunner
2 4 (4.30%) JUnit
2 4 (4.30%) Subversion
2 4 (4.30%) Maven
2 4 (4.30%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.30%) Trac
3 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.08%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.08%) NUnit
General
1 16 (17.20%) Finance
2 7 (7.53%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.30%) General Ledger
5 3 (3.23%) Marketing
5 3 (3.23%) Retail
5 3 (3.23%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.08%) Games
6 1 (1.08%) Banking
6 1 (1.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (20.43%) Developer
2 13 (13.98%) Java Developer
3 12 (12.90%) Consultant
4 11 (11.83%) Analyst
5 8 (8.60%) Support Consultant
5 8 (8.60%) SAP Consultant
5 8 (8.60%) SAP Support
5 8 (8.60%) SAP Support Consultant
5 8 (8.60%) Server Technician
6 7 (7.53%) Support Specialist
6 7 (7.53%) Oracle Developer
7 6 (6.45%) Architect
8 5 (5.38%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Services Delivery Manager
8 5 (5.38%) Service Manager
8 5 (5.38%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (4.30%) SAP Basis Support
9 4 (4.30%) SAP Basis Consultant
9 4 (4.30%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 4 (4.30%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.75%) Web Services
2 8 (8.60%) Middleware
3 6 (6.45%) Spring
4 5 (5.38%) Hibernate
4 5 (5.38%) .NET
5 4 (4.30%) SAP Basis
5 4 (4.30%) XML
5 4 (4.30%) SAP PI
6 3 (3.23%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.15%) AppFabric
7 2 (2.15%) HTML
8 1 (1.08%) REST
8 1 (1.08%) Spring Integration
8 1 (1.08%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.08%) CSS
8 1 (1.08%) J2EE
8 1 (1.08%) ADO.NET
8 1 (1.08%) XSLT
8 1 (1.08%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.45%) Open Source
2 6 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.30%) Clustering
3 4 (4.30%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.23%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.15%) CMDB
6 1 (1.08%) Blog
6 1 (1.08%) Online Games
6 1 (1.08%) CESG
6 1 (1.08%) PKI
6 1 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.08%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.08%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.35%) Windows
2 12 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (7.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.30%) Linux
6 3 (3.23%) UNIX
7 2 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.08%) Android
8 1 (1.08%) HPUX
8 1 (1.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.73%) ITIL
2 22 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (12.90%) Service Delivery
4 10 (10.75%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (10.75%) Infrastructure Management
5 9 (9.68%) Change Management
5 9 (9.68%) Risk Management
5 9 (9.68%) Information Security
6 8 (8.60%) Test Scripting
7 7 (7.53%) ERP
7 7 (7.53%) OO
7 7 (7.53%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (6.45%) CRM
8 6 (6.45%) Quality Management
8 6 (6.45%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.38%) Performance Management
9 5 (5.38%) Waterfall
9 5 (5.38%) Project Management
10 4 (4.30%) Service Management
10 4 (4.30%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.43%) Java
2 17 (18.28%) SQL
3 7 (7.53%) C
4 6 (6.45%) C#
5 4 (4.30%) ABAP
6 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.15%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.08%) C++
7 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.08%) VB
7 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.08%) Jython
7 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 69 (74.19%) SC Cleared
2 7 (7.53%) Degree
3 6 (6.45%) ISTQB
4 5 (5.38%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.15%) CISM
6 2 (2.15%) MCSE
6 2 (2.15%) CCNA
6 2 (2.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.08%) CCDP
7 1 (1.08%) CCA
7 1 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.08%) CISSP
7 1 (1.08%) MCSA
7 1 (1.08%) CCSP
7 1 (1.08%) CCNP
7 1 (1.08%) CCSA
7 1 (1.08%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.90%) SLA
2 3 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.15%) QA
3 2 (2.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.38%) XenApp
2 5 (5.38%) vSphere
3 4 (4.30%) NFS
4 2 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.15%) SCCM
3 1 (1.08%) SCOM
3 1 (1.08%) OpenView
3 1 (1.08%) Unicenter
3 1 (1.08%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 16 (17.20%) Oracle
2 13 (13.98%) SAP
3 12 (12.90%) HP
4 8 (8.60%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.45%) VMware
5 6 (6.45%) Citrix
6 4 (4.30%) Cisco
7 2 (2.15%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.15%) BMC
7 2 (2.15%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.15%) AppSense
7 2 (2.15%) Hyland
7 2 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.08%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.08%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.08%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.08%) Avaya
Dunfermline, Fife
Experis Ltd
Salary: £39401.00 - £46450.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago