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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 89 104 141
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +37
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 82 61 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.86% 1.96% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.61% 7.34% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 46 44 27
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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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
773 831 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.92% 26.69% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 407 565 581
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -5 39 £45,000 +30.43% 2
Edinburgh +19 32 £47,500 - 5
Fife -1 10 £36,250 -15.55%
Renfrewshire 0 7 £60,000 +172.72% 2
Aberdeen - 3 £23,500 -
Argyll and Bute +1 1 - -
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Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 74 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (43.33%) SC Cleared
3 39 (26.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (25.33%) Java
5 31 (20.67%) PRINCE2
6 29 (19.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 29 (19.33%) Open Source
7 28 (18.67%) Gherkin
7 28 (18.67%) Jenkins
7 28 (18.67%) Scrum
7 28 (18.67%) JavaScript
7 28 (18.67%) HTML
8 26 (17.33%) Web Services
9 25 (16.67%) JBoss
9 25 (16.67%) XHTML
9 25 (16.67%) CSS
9 25 (16.67%) SOA
9 25 (16.67%) Hibernate
9 25 (16.67%) Document Management
9 25 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 25 (16.67%) Alfresco
9 25 (16.67%) Spring Security
9 25 (16.67%) jQuery
9 25 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 25 (16.67%) Spring
9 25 (16.67%) Maven
9 25 (16.67%) JSON
9 25 (16.67%) Artifactory
9 25 (16.67%) RESTful

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (16.67%) Alfresco
1 25 (16.67%) JBoss
2 4 (2.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.67%) OrCAD
3 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.67%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (2.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (5.33%) SAN
3 7 (4.67%) WebEx
4 4 (2.67%) Firewall
4 4 (2.67%) Network Security
4 4 (2.67%) WAN
5 3 (2.00%) LAN
6 2 (1.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (1.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (1.33%) Internet
6 2 (1.33%) VoIP
7 1 (0.67%) BGP
7 1 (0.67%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.67%) BusinessObjects
2 15 (10.00%) QlikView
3 12 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 12 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.67%) MS Access
5 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (18.67%) Jenkins
2 25 (16.67%) Artifactory
2 25 (16.67%) Maven
3 20 (13.33%) Selenium
4 12 (8.00%) Talend Open Studio
5 9 (6.00%) LabVIEW
6 5 (3.33%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (3.33%) Rational Rhapsody
7 3 (2.00%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.33%) HP UFT
8 2 (1.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (8.67%) Finance
2 11 (7.33%) Manufacturing
3 10 (6.67%) Electronics
3 10 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.67%) French Language
4 7 (4.67%) German Language
4 7 (4.67%) Marketing
4 7 (4.67%) Spanish Language
5 5 (3.33%) Military
6 4 (2.67%) Legal
7 2 (1.33%) Banking
8 1 (0.67%) Advertising
8 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.67%) Avionics
8 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (21.33%) Developer
2 19 (12.67%) Project Manager
3 18 (12.00%) Architect
3 18 (12.00%) Consultant
4 17 (11.33%) Java Developer
4 17 (11.33%) Open Source Developer
4 17 (11.33%) Senior Manager
4 17 (11.33%) Senior Project Manager
5 15 (10.00%) Analyst
6 14 (9.33%) Software Engineer
7 13 (8.67%) Field Engineer
7 13 (8.67%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 12 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 12 (8.00%) Technical Architect
8 12 (8.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 11 (7.33%) Support Engineer
10 8 (5.33%) Senior Software Engineer
11 7 (4.67%) Field Support Engineer
12 6 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (18.67%) Gherkin
1 28 (18.67%) HTML
2 26 (17.33%) Web Services
3 25 (16.67%) CSS
3 25 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 25 (16.67%) jQuery
3 25 (16.67%) JSON
3 25 (16.67%) RESTful
3 25 (16.67%) Spring
3 25 (16.67%) Spring Security
3 25 (16.67%) XHTML
4 6 (4.00%) CGI
5 5 (3.33%) XML
6 4 (2.67%) .NET
6 4 (2.67%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.67%) ADO.NET
7 1 (0.67%) ISPF
7 1 (0.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.00%) Visualisation
3 9 (6.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 6 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.00%) EPoS
4 6 (4.00%) Health Informatics
4 6 (4.00%) Informatics
5 5 (3.33%) CESG
6 4 (2.67%) CESG CLAS
6 4 (2.67%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.33%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.67%) Blog
8 1 (0.67%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.67%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.67%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.67%) Physics
8 1 (0.67%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.67%) Windows
2 12 (8.00%) Linux
3 10 (6.67%) Unix
4 6 (4.00%) Solaris
5 5 (3.33%) HPUX
6 4 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.67%) VxWorks
7 3 (2.00%) AIX
7 3 (2.00%) OpenVMS
7 3 (2.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.33%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.33%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (26.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (20.67%) PRINCE2
4 29 (19.33%) Open Source
5 28 (18.67%) Scrum
6 25 (16.67%) BDD
6 25 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (16.67%) Document Management
6 25 (16.67%) SOA
6 25 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 25 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 24 (16.00%) ITIL
8 21 (14.00%) UML
9 20 (13.33%) Business Analysis
10 19 (12.67%) Presales
11 17 (11.33%) ITIL V3
11 17 (11.33%) Open Source Development
11 17 (11.33%) Waterfall
12 16 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (9.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 38 (25.33%) Java
2 28 (18.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (8.00%) C
4 8 (5.33%) SQL
5 6 (4.00%) Perl
5 6 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.33%) C++
6 5 (3.33%) VB
7 4 (2.67%) MATLAB
7 4 (2.67%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.67%) C#
8 1 (0.67%) Korn
8 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 65 (43.33%) SC Cleared
2 29 (19.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 23 (15.33%) Degree
4 6 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.00%) CISSP
5 5 (3.33%) CCNA
5 5 (3.33%) CESG Certified Professional
5 5 (3.33%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.33%) HND
5 5 (3.33%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.67%) CISA
6 4 (2.67%) CISM
6 4 (2.67%) CLAS
7 3 (2.00%) CCNP
7 3 (2.00%) ISEB
7 3 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.00%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (3.33%) SLA
4 4 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.67%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.67%) ISO13485
5 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (2.67%) Veritas File System
2 4 (2.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.33%) NetBackup
2 3 (2.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.67%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 18 (12.00%) HP
2 15 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (8.67%) Oracle
4 12 (8.00%) Cognos
4 12 (8.00%) Talend
5 11 (7.33%) Juniper
6 9 (6.00%) CheckPoint
6 9 (6.00%) F5
7 7 (4.67%) Blue Coat
7 7 (4.67%) Kaspersky
7 7 (4.67%) Trend Micro
8 6 (4.00%) Dell
8 6 (4.00%) Fujitsu
8 6 (4.00%) Veritas
8 6 (4.00%) VMware
9 5 (3.33%) Cisco
10 4 (2.67%) EMC
10 4 (2.67%) Northgate
10 4 (2.67%) Remedy
10 4 (2.67%) Sun
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