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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
UK / Scotland
Rank 77 71 118
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +47
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 58 80 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.56% 2.77% 1.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.51% 10.31% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 44 58 30
Median salary £51,500 £47,500 £45,213
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.42% +5.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £42,926 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
552 776 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.34% 26.86% 27.90%
Number of salaries quoted 346 507 578
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +1 32 £51,500 +8.42% 2
Edinburgh -20 16 £55,000 +15.78%
South Lanarkshire - 3 £39,500 -
Aberdeen +6 2 £50,250 +82.72%
Renfrewshire -8 2 £42,500 -29.16% 3
Western Isles - 2 - -
Scottish Borders - 1 £42,500 -
Security Cleared
UK

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 51 (48.57%) SC Cleared
2 37 (35.24%) Java
3 36 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 32 (30.48%) Scrum
6 30 (28.57%) Web Services
7 29 (27.62%) JBoss
8 23 (21.90%) Open Source
8 23 (21.90%) Gherkin
9 21 (20.00%) ITIL
10 20 (19.05%) User Experience
11 19 (18.10%) SOA
12 18 (17.14%) Microsoft
12 18 (17.14%) Windows
12 18 (17.14%) Oracle
13 17 (16.19%) TDD
13 17 (16.19%) Spring
14 16 (15.24%) SQL
14 16 (15.24%) Hibernate
15 15 (14.29%) PL/SQL
15 15 (14.29%) Active Directory
15 15 (14.29%) JIRA
15 15 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (13.33%) ITIL V3
16 14 (13.33%) Linux
16 14 (13.33%) Oracle Database
16 14 (13.33%) Office 365
16 14 (13.33%) Data Centre
17 13 (12.38%) Windows Server
17 13 (12.38%) Open Source Development

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 29 (27.62%) JBoss
2 13 (12.38%) Skype for Business
3 8 (7.62%) Alfresco
3 8 (7.62%) WebLogic
3 8 (7.62%) WebSphere
3 8 (7.62%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.95%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.95%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.95%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.95%) MS Office
2 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.95%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.95%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.33%) Office 365
2 13 (12.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (11.43%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.38%) Skype
2 4 (3.81%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.86%) PSTN
3 3 (2.86%) SAN
3 3 (2.86%) WebEx
4 2 (1.90%) LAN
4 2 (1.90%) WAN
5 1 (0.95%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.95%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.33%) Oracle Database
2 13 (12.38%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.57%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (6.67%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 7 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
4 7 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.76%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.76%) Neo4j
6 4 (3.81%) Pentaho
6 4 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.90%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (14.29%) JIRA
2 11 (10.48%) Talend Open Studio
3 8 (7.62%) Artifactory
3 8 (7.62%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.62%) Maven
3 8 (7.62%) Selenium
4 7 (6.67%) PVCS
5 1 (0.95%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.95%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.95%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.95%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (4.76%) Multimedia
2 4 (3.81%) Electronics
2 4 (3.81%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.86%) French Language
3 3 (2.86%) German Language
3 3 (2.86%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.95%) Avionics
4 1 (0.95%) Local Government
4 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (24.76%) Developer
2 19 (18.10%) Java Developer
3 15 (14.29%) Scrum Master
4 12 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (11.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (7.62%) Open Source Developer
5 8 (7.62%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.67%) Analyst
6 7 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
6 7 (6.67%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 6 (5.71%) Consultant
7 6 (5.71%) Graduate
7 6 (5.71%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) IT Manager
9 4 (3.81%) Architect
9 4 (3.81%) IT Services Manager
9 4 (3.81%) Service Manager
9 4 (3.81%) Support Engineer
10 3 (2.86%) Field Support Engineer
10 3 (2.86%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (28.57%) Web Services
2 23 (21.90%) Gherkin
3 17 (16.19%) Spring
4 16 (15.24%) Hibernate
5 13 (12.38%) HTML
6 10 (9.52%) Apache Camel
6 10 (9.52%) Java EE
7 9 (8.57%) jQuery
7 9 (8.57%) Middleware
8 8 (7.62%) CSS
8 8 (7.62%) JSON
8 8 (7.62%) RESTful
8 8 (7.62%) Spring Security
8 8 (7.62%) XHTML
8 8 (7.62%) XML
9 7 (6.67%) JPA
9 7 (6.67%) SOAP
9 7 (6.67%) XSD
10 5 (4.76%) RichFaces
10 5 (4.76%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.05%) User Experience
2 14 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.90%) PKI
5 1 (0.95%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.95%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (0.95%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.14%) Windows
2 14 (13.33%) Linux
3 13 (12.38%) Windows Server
4 12 (11.43%) Windows 10
5 9 (8.57%) Unix
6 4 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.86%) Solaris
8 2 (1.90%) AIX
8 2 (1.90%) HPUX
8 2 (1.90%) OpenVMS
9 1 (0.95%) CentOS
9 1 (0.95%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.95%) VMS
9 1 (0.95%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 32 (30.48%) Scrum
4 23 (21.90%) Open Source
5 21 (20.00%) ITIL
6 19 (18.10%) SOA
7 17 (16.19%) TDD
8 15 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (13.33%) ITIL V3
10 13 (12.38%) Open Source Development
11 11 (10.48%) Software Engineering
12 9 (8.57%) BDD
12 9 (8.57%) Microservices
13 8 (7.62%) Data Modelling
13 8 (7.62%) Document Management
13 8 (7.62%) Service Delivery
14 7 (6.67%) ETL
14 7 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
15 6 (5.71%) SDLC
16 5 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 37 (35.24%) Java
2 16 (15.24%) SQL
3 15 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 9 (8.57%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.76%) C
6 4 (3.81%) C++
6 4 (3.81%) Python
7 3 (2.86%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.90%) Ada
8 2 (1.90%) Perl
9 1 (0.95%) C#
9 1 (0.95%) Jython
9 1 (0.95%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.95%) VB
9 1 (0.95%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.95%) VB6
9 1 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 51 (48.57%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.76%) Degree
3 4 (3.81%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.86%) CISSP
4 3 (2.86%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.86%) HND
4 3 (2.86%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.95%) CEH
6 1 (0.95%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.95%) CRISC
6 1 (0.95%) GIAC
6 1 (0.95%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.90%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.90%) QA
3 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.43%) BitLocker
2 12 (11.43%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (1.90%) Veritas File System
4 2 (1.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.95%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (12.38%) SCCM
2 12 (11.43%) Microsoft Intune
2 12 (11.43%) SCOM
3 4 (3.81%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (2.86%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.90%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 18 (17.14%) Microsoft
1 18 (17.14%) Oracle
2 11 (10.48%) Talend
3 7 (6.67%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (4.76%) HP
4 5 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.81%) VMware
6 3 (2.86%) Blue Coat
6 3 (2.86%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.86%) F5
6 3 (2.86%) Juniper
6 3 (2.86%) Kaspersky
6 3 (2.86%) Trend Micro
6 3 (2.86%) Veritas
7 2 (1.90%) Citrix
7 2 (1.90%) Sun
8 1 (0.95%) AVEVA
8 1 (0.95%) ILOG
Forres, Morayshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Leidos
Posted: 27 days ago
Glasgow
aap3
Salary: £35.00 - £40.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago