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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 89 112 92
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -20
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 75 48 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.54% 1.56% 2.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.04% 5.52% 9.83%
Number of salaries quoted 53 37 44
Average salary £47,500 £42,926 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.65% +4.06%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
830 869 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 28.10% 28.24% 24.04%
Number of salaries quoted 510 582 497
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +9 52 £47,500 -13.63% 13
Edinburgh +48 43 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Renfrewshire - 6 £60,000 - 2
Argyll and Bute - 2 - -
Moray 0 1 - - 1
Fife -9 1 £49,000 +14.15%
Aberdeen - 1 £27,000 -
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Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 78 (53.79%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (35.17%) PRINCE2
3 49 (33.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 49 (33.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 41 (28.28%) Data Quality
5 39 (26.90%) Data Warehouse
5 39 (26.90%) ETL
5 39 (26.90%) Business Intelligence
5 39 (26.90%) QlikView
6 38 (26.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 38 (26.21%) Data Management
6 38 (26.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 38 (26.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 37 (25.52%) Talend Open Studio
7 37 (25.52%) Enterprise Data Management
7 37 (25.52%) Cognos
7 37 (25.52%) BusinessObjects
7 37 (25.52%) Talend
7 37 (25.52%) Visualisation
8 35 (24.14%) SC Cleared
9 31 (21.38%) Java
10 30 (20.69%) Web Services
11 29 (20.00%) JBoss
11 29 (20.00%) Scrum
11 29 (20.00%) Gherkin
12 27 (18.62%) HTML
12 27 (18.62%) User Acceptance Testing
13 26 (17.93%) JavaScript
13 26 (17.93%) Open Source
14 25 (17.24%) BDD

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 29 (20.00%) JBoss
2 25 (17.24%) Alfresco
3 6 (4.14%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.76%) SAS
5 3 (2.07%) CMS
5 3 (2.07%) IIS
5 3 (2.07%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.07%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.07%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.38%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (4.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.38%) MS Office
2 2 (1.38%) MS Project
3 1 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.52%) LAN
1 8 (5.52%) WAN
2 4 (2.76%) Network Security
2 4 (2.76%) TETRA
2 4 (2.76%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (2.07%) SAN
3 3 (2.07%) WLAN
4 2 (1.38%) DNS
4 2 (1.38%) IP Telephony
4 2 (1.38%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.69%) BGP
5 1 (0.69%) DHCP
5 1 (0.69%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.69%) Firewall
5 1 (0.69%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.69%) LDAP
5 1 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (26.90%) Data Warehouse
1 39 (26.90%) QlikView
2 38 (26.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 38 (26.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 38 (26.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 37 (25.52%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (4.14%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.07%) GIS
7 2 (1.38%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.69%) MS Access
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 37 (25.52%) Talend Open Studio
2 25 (17.24%) Artifactory
2 25 (17.24%) Jenkins
2 25 (17.24%) Maven
2 25 (17.24%) Selenium
3 4 (2.76%) JIRA
4 3 (2.07%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (0.69%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.69%) LoadRunner
General
1 20 (13.79%) Finance
2 9 (6.21%) Banking
3 8 (5.52%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.07%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.07%) Marketing
5 2 (1.38%) Billing
5 2 (1.38%) Law
5 2 (1.38%) Retail
5 2 (1.38%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.69%) Advertising
6 1 (0.69%) Electronics
6 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 62 (42.76%) Developer
2 40 (27.59%) Consultant
3 37 (25.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 37 (25.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 23 (15.86%) Java Developer
4 23 (15.86%) Open Source Developer
5 19 (13.10%) Analyst
6 14 (9.66%) Project Manager
7 11 (7.59%) Senior Manager
8 8 (5.52%) Applications Support
8 8 (5.52%) Support Analyst
9 7 (4.83%) Senior Project Manager
10 6 (4.14%) Applications Support Analyst
10 6 (4.14%) Architect
11 5 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (3.45%) Senior Systems Analyst
11 5 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
12 4 (2.76%) Scrum Master
12 4 (2.76%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (20.69%) Web Services
2 29 (20.00%) Gherkin
3 27 (18.62%) HTML
4 25 (17.24%) CSS
4 25 (17.24%) Hibernate
4 25 (17.24%) jQuery
4 25 (17.24%) JSON
4 25 (17.24%) RESTful
4 25 (17.24%) Spring
4 25 (17.24%) Spring Security
4 25 (17.24%) XHTML
5 6 (4.14%) XML
6 4 (2.76%) .NET
7 2 (1.38%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.69%) ADO.NET
8 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.69%) ISPF
8 1 (0.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (25.52%) Visualisation
2 8 (5.52%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.14%) Driving Licence
4 5 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.76%) User Experience
6 3 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.07%) EPoS
6 3 (2.07%) Health Informatics
6 3 (2.07%) Informatics
7 2 (1.38%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.38%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.69%) CESG
8 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.69%) CMDB
8 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.97%) Unix
2 10 (6.90%) Windows
3 6 (4.14%) Solaris
4 5 (3.45%) Linux
4 5 (3.45%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.69%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (53.79%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (35.17%) PRINCE2
3 49 (33.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (26.90%) Business Intelligence
4 39 (26.90%) ETL
5 38 (26.21%) Data Management
6 37 (25.52%) Enterprise Data Management
7 29 (20.00%) Scrum
8 27 (18.62%) User Acceptance Testing
9 26 (17.93%) Open Source
10 25 (17.24%) BDD
10 25 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (17.24%) Document Management
10 25 (17.24%) SOA
10 25 (17.24%) Unit Testing
11 17 (11.72%) ITIL
12 13 (8.97%) Business Analysis
13 11 (7.59%) Test Scripting
14 10 (6.90%) ITIL V3
15 9 (6.21%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 31 (21.38%) Java
2 26 (17.93%) JavaScript
3 15 (10.34%) SQL
4 5 (3.45%) Perl
4 5 (3.45%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.07%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.07%) C#
5 3 (2.07%) VB
5 3 (2.07%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.07%) VBA
6 2 (1.38%) C
6 2 (1.38%) Korn
6 2 (1.38%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 49 (33.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 35 (24.14%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.52%) Degree
4 5 (3.45%) CISSP
5 4 (2.76%) ISEB
5 4 (2.76%) SANS
6 2 (1.38%) CCNA
6 2 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.38%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.38%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.38%) SAS Certification
7 1 (0.69%) CCNP
7 1 (0.69%) CEH
7 1 (0.69%) CISA
7 1 (0.69%) CISM
7 1 (0.69%) HNC
7 1 (0.69%) HND
7 1 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (28.28%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.07%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.07%) SLA
3 2 (1.38%) COREP
3 2 (1.38%) FATCA
3 2 (1.38%) FINREP
4 1 (0.69%) COBIT
4 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (1.38%) Veritas File System
2 2 (1.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (1.38%) vSphere
3 1 (0.69%) Firmware
3 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.69%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (0.69%) SCCM
2 1 (0.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (25.52%) Cognos
1 37 (25.52%) Talend
2 13 (8.97%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.28%) Oracle
4 8 (5.52%) HP
5 5 (3.45%) IFS
5 5 (3.45%) VMware
6 4 (2.76%) Cisco
7 3 (2.07%) Dell
7 3 (2.07%) Fujitsu
7 3 (2.07%) OpenText
7 3 (2.07%) Sun
8 2 (1.38%) Avaya
8 2 (1.38%) Juniper
8 2 (1.38%) Nortel
8 2 (1.38%) Polycom
8 2 (1.38%) Verint
8 2 (1.38%) Veritas
9 1 (0.69%) SAP
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