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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 104 104 98
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 49 63 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.58% 1.91% 1.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.66% 8.13% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35 42 27
Average salary £42,926 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.17% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.91% +4.25%
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
866 775 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 27.87% 23.48% 29.06%
Number of salaries quoted 605 475 580
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 £26,550 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 27 January 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 27 January 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 25 £52,500 -25.00% 11
Moray - 10 £47,500 -
Fife +7 8 £42,926 -1.88% 2
Highlands +3 2 - -
Edinburgh -22 2 £41,250 +11.80% 3
Argyll and Bute - 1 £29,675 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £27,000 -
Security Cleared
UK

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 67 (77.01%) SC Cleared
2 21 (24.14%) ITIL
3 20 (22.99%) SQL
3 20 (22.99%) Finance
4 17 (19.54%) Java
5 16 (18.39%) Oracle
5 16 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (14.94%) Windows
6 13 (14.94%) SAP
6 13 (14.94%) Test Scripting
7 11 (12.64%) MS Excel
7 11 (12.64%) ERP
7 11 (12.64%) HP
7 11 (12.64%) Manufacturing
7 11 (12.64%) Service Delivery
8 10 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (11.49%) Web Services
9 9 (10.34%) SLA
9 9 (10.34%) Information Security
10 8 (9.20%) SAP CO
10 8 (9.20%) SAP LE
10 8 (9.20%) Microsoft
10 8 (9.20%) Active Directory
10 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
10 8 (9.20%) Change Management
10 8 (9.20%) SAP FI/CO
10 8 (9.20%) Risk Management
10 8 (9.20%) Middleware
10 8 (9.20%) SAP FI
10 8 (9.20%) Analytical Skills

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 4 (4.60%) MS Exchange
1 4 (4.60%) NetWeaver
1 4 (4.60%) SAP Portal
2 3 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.30%) CMS
3 2 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.30%) IIS
3 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.15%) JBoss
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (12.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (9.20%) SAP FI
1 8 (9.20%) SAP FI/CO
1 8 (9.20%) SAP CO
1 8 (9.20%) SAP LE
2 4 (4.60%) SAP GRC
2 4 (4.60%) SAP CRM
2 4 (4.60%) SAP SCM
2 4 (4.60%) SAP ERP
2 4 (4.60%) SAP HR
2 4 (4.60%) SAP R/3
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) Firewall
2 4 (4.60%) DNS
2 4 (4.60%) SAN
2 4 (4.60%) WAN
2 4 (4.60%) Network Security
3 3 (3.45%) DHCP
3 3 (3.45%) MPLS
4 2 (2.30%) LAN
5 1 (1.15%) VoIP
5 1 (1.15%) HTTP
5 1 (1.15%) Wireless
5 1 (1.15%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.15%) MGW
5 1 (1.15%) NAS
5 1 (1.15%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.15%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.60%) DB2
2 4 (4.60%) SAP BI
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.30%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.30%) QlikView
3 2 (2.30%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (2.30%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (4.60%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (4.60%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.30%) JUnit
2 2 (2.30%) Subversion
2 2 (2.30%) Maven
2 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.30%) Trac
3 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.15%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.15%) NUnit
General
1 20 (22.99%) Finance
2 11 (12.64%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.75%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.60%) General Ledger
5 3 (3.45%) Retail
5 3 (3.45%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.15%) Games
6 1 (1.15%) Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Billing
6 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (19.54%) Developer
2 15 (17.24%) Analyst
3 11 (12.64%) Consultant
3 11 (12.64%) Java Developer
4 8 (9.20%) Support Consultant
4 8 (9.20%) Systems Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) SAP Consultant
4 8 (9.20%) SAP Support
4 8 (9.20%) SAP Support Consultant
5 7 (8.05%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 7 (8.05%) Oracle Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Support Specialist
5 7 (8.05%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Architect
7 5 (5.75%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Service Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Server Technician
8 4 (4.60%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.49%) Web Services
2 8 (9.20%) Middleware
3 5 (5.75%) .NET
4 4 (4.60%) XML
4 4 (4.60%) SAP Basis
4 4 (4.60%) Spring
4 4 (4.60%) SAP PI
5 3 (3.45%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.45%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.30%) AppFabric
6 2 (2.30%) HTML
7 1 (1.15%) REST
7 1 (1.15%) Spring Integration
7 1 (1.15%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.15%) CSS
7 1 (1.15%) J2EE
7 1 (1.15%) ADO.NET
7 1 (1.15%) XSLT
7 1 (1.15%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.75%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.60%) Open Source
3 4 (4.60%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.45%) Clustering
4 3 (3.45%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.30%) PKI
5 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.30%) CMDB
6 1 (1.15%) Blog
6 1 (1.15%) Online Games
6 1 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.15%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.94%) Windows
2 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.60%) Linux
4 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.45%) UNIX
6 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.15%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.15%) Android
7 1 (1.15%) HPUX
7 1 (1.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.14%) ITIL
2 16 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (14.94%) Test Scripting
4 11 (12.64%) Service Delivery
4 11 (12.64%) ERP
5 10 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (10.34%) Information Security
7 8 (9.20%) Change Management
7 8 (9.20%) Risk Management
8 7 (8.05%) OO
8 7 (8.05%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (8.05%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
9 6 (6.90%) Software Engineering
9 6 (6.90%) CRM
10 5 (5.75%) Quality Management
10 5 (5.75%) Performance Management
11 4 (4.60%) Problem Management
11 4 (4.60%) V-Model
11 4 (4.60%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.99%) SQL
2 17 (19.54%) Java
3 7 (8.05%) C
4 6 (6.90%) C#
5 4 (4.60%) ABAP
6 2 (2.30%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.30%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.15%) C++
7 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.15%) VB
7 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.15%) Jython
7 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 67 (77.01%) SC Cleared
2 6 (6.90%) DV Cleared
2 6 (6.90%) ISTQB
2 6 (6.90%) Degree
3 3 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.30%) CCNA
4 2 (2.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.15%) CCDP
5 1 (1.15%) CCSP
5 1 (1.15%) CCNP
5 1 (1.15%) CISM
5 1 (1.15%) CCSA
5 1 (1.15%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.34%) SLA
2 2 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.60%) vSphere
3 3 (3.45%) NFS
3 3 (3.45%) XenApp
4 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.30%) SCCM
3 1 (1.15%) SCOM
3 1 (1.15%) OpenView
3 1 (1.15%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 16 (18.39%) Oracle
2 13 (14.94%) SAP
3 11 (12.64%) HP
4 8 (9.20%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.60%) VMware
5 4 (4.60%) Citrix
6 3 (3.45%) Cisco
7 2 (2.30%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.30%) BMC
7 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.30%) Hyland
8 1 (1.15%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.15%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.15%) AppSense
8 1 (1.15%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.15%) Avaya
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